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Assorted papers relating to Julian Bell's death, 1937 - 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JHB/4/14

Scope and Contents

This file comprises:
-1 manuscript draft of Julian Bell's obituary, without signature. Sent from Lettice Ramsey's home, 4 Mortimer Road, Cambridge. Former reference JHB/6.
-3 newspaper cuttings reporting Julian Bell's death. Former reference JHB/6.
-August bulletin of the Spanish Medical Aid Committee [1937], including report of Julian Bell's death. Former reference JHB/22.
-'Close-up of a Battle' by C.1823, published in a supplement to 'The Adelphi', February 1940. Recounts a battle in 1937 during the Spanish Civil War in which the narrator, an ambulance driver and colleague of Julian Bell, participated and includes a description of Julian Bell's death. Printed. Former reference JHB/22.
-'The Leightonian', Vol. XV, December 1937. Includes an obituary of Julian Bell, pp.162-5. Printed. Former reference JHB/22.
-Press cuttings of reviews of 'Julian Bell: Essays, Poems and Letters' (1938). Includes an obituary by Leonard Crome in 'The New Statesman and Nation', 28 August 1937. Former reference JHB/22.


  • Creation: 1937 - 1940



1 envelope(s) (6 items in envelope) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

JHB/6 and 22


Some items in this file are printed.

Date information

DateText: Dates have been supplied.

Finding aid date

1999-07-24 14:02:22+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository

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