Papers, 1942-1967.

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Gardiner, Charles Wrey, 1901-1981. Papers, 1942-1967.

Papers, 1942-1967.

Chiefly correspondence, including that (1942-1949) with Gardiner's financeĢe and third wife, Cynthia Kortright Gardiner, as well as letters from friends and acquaintances, including John Francis Alexander Heath-Stubbs, Paul Scott, Edith Sitwell, Muriel Spark, and Colin Wilson; together with poems and other papers. Topics in the correspondence include Grey Walls Press, which Gardiner owned from 1940 to 1954, and his efforts to publish his fourth autobiographical novel, The Answer to Life is No.

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Gardiner, Cynthia Kortright

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Wilson, Colin, 1931-2013

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Grey Walls Press

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Spark, Muriel

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Heath-Stubbs, John, 1918-2006

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Sitwell, Edith, 1887-1964

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English poet, biographer, critic, and anthologist. Edited and contributed to the annual anthology Wheels. From the description of Edith Sitwell correspondence, 1942-1944. (Texas Woman's University Library). WorldCat record id: 28185434 English poet, critic, and novelist. From the description of Letter to an unknown recipient, ca. 1949. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647817483 From the description of Photoprint and letter, n.d. and 1981 Oct...

Scott, Paul, 1920-1978

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