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Llewelyn Powys and Alyse Gregory: Correspondence with G. Bryer Ash

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8835

Scope and Contents

9 letters from Llewelyn Powys to G. Bryer Ash, 1933-1935, regarding the acquisition of Lodmoor, Weymouth, by Weymouth Council for a bird sanctuary, and right of way across it, and concerning investment in local authority Funds; 1 letter from Llewelyn's brother, John Cowper Powys, 1936, about his novel 'Maiden Castle'; 4 letters from Alyse Gregory about her husband's letters, 1935 and 1940-1941; and 1 letter from William Vermilye on Powys's death. There are also G. Bryer Ash's copy replies.


  • 1933-1941


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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased 1989

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