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Correspondence on books published by others, 1969-11 - 1986-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/4/17

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, mainly on contributions by JEP to various books, with correspondents including: Richard Adams on including work by JEP in a poetry anthology (10); Richard Devonald-Lewis on JEP's preface to an edition of First World War memoirs (6); Howard Pedraza on his comparison of JEP and Sir Winston Churchill (4); Julian Critchley on a piece by JEP on the political history of Northern Ireland (3); representatives of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (SPCK) on JEP's contribution to a collection of essays on the General Synod (7); Peter Moore, Dean of St Albans, on his edition of essays on the General Synod (6); Christopher Ricks [Professor of English, University of Cambridge] on JEP's contribution to his book on the state of the English language (2); representatives of the University of California Press (3); Sir David House, Secretary to the Lord Great Chamberlain; Sir Frank Twiss, Secretary to the Lord Great Chamberlain, on JEP's history of the Crypt Chapel at Westminster [London]; David Edwards [Canon of Westminster]; David Menhennet, Librarian of the House of Commons, on JEP's history of the Crypt; 7th Lord Warwick [earlier Lord Brooke], on a proposed right-wing political journal; Dr K W Watkins, Department of Political Theory and Institutions, University of Sheffield, on his proposed journal (4); representatives of Christopher Davies Publishers (6); H W J Edwards, on JEP's foreword to his book, Sons of the Romans (43); Sir Julian Hodge; Richard Body on a pamphlet on the constitutional results of membership of the European Economic Community (2); Douglas Jay, Vice-Chairman, National Referendum Campaign.

Also includes: draft text of Richard Adams's introduction to his poetry anthology; text of JEP's preface to an edition of war memoirs; draft text of piece by JEP describing the political history of Northern Ireland; text of essay by JEP on the Church and Parliament; draft text of essay by JEP on the English of politics; text of JEP's history of the Crypt Chapel at Westminster; memorandum by Dr K W Watkins, proposing a new right-wing political journal; draft text of JEP's foreword to Sons of the Romans.


  • Creation: 1969-11 - 1986-11

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File 501

Finding aid date

2002-07-18 16:57:53+00:00

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