Autograph letter signed : London, to Jane Clark, 1954 Aug. 7.


Sitwell, Edith, 1887-1964. Autograph letter signed : London, to Jane Clark, 1954 Aug. 7.

Autograph letter signed : London, to Jane Clark, 1954 Aug. 7.

Apologizing for not having written sooner, citing a terrible sinus headache and the "clamor from the American magazine "Poetry" to send them, immediately, the Elegy for Dylan" as promised; accepting an invitation for the 5th; saying she is very excited about Kenneth's appointment; wishing he was editor of the Times Literary Supplement; disparaging the poetry reviews in that periodical and remarking on G. S. Fraser; noting that José García Villa will have a poem in the Americanized number of that paper.

1 item (6 p.) ; 18.4 cm

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