Correspondence to Morley Roberts, 1921, undated.


Correspondence to Morley Roberts, 1921, undated.

Adolphus William Ward's letter of 1921 encloses a letter to Ward from T. Clifford Allbutt, whom Ward had asked to read Robert's paper on malignancy. Allbutt's letter is devoted to comments about Roberts's paper. The other item from Ward is undated; it is a note motivated by Ward's reading of Roberts's novel Colossus in conjunction with George Meredith's Tragic comedians.

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Ward, Adolphus William, Sir, 1837-1924 (person)

Sir Adolphus William Ward (1837-1924), historian, was born at Hampstead, Middlesex, on 2 December 1837. He was educated in Germany and Bury St Edmunds before entering Peterhouse, Cambridge, in 1855 (B.A., 1859; M.A., 1862), where he became a Fellow in 1862. He entered the Inner Temple in 1860, and was called to the bar in 1866, but never practised law. Ward was Professor of History and English Language and Literature at Owens College, Manchester, 1866-1897, and Vice-Chancellor, 1886-1890 and 189...

Allbutt, T. Clifford (Thomas Clifford), 1836-1925 (person)