Letter from Hilaire Belloc to Mr Strachey

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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6859, fol. 46
Title: Letter from Hilaire Belloc to Mr Strachey
Dates of Creation: 1916
Extent: 1 leaf
Language(s) of Material: English


Joseph Hilaire Pierre Belloc (1870-1953) was an Anglo-French writer and historian.

Scope and Content

A typescript letter from Hilaire Belloc to Mr Strachey.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letter was found by the donor in a book belonging to Geoffrey Desprez, a friend of Strachey's. The book and letter were given to the Bodleian's Rare Books department by Ralph M. Smith, 11 Oct 2005. The letter was passed to Western Manuscripts 28 Oct 2005.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Eng. c. 6859, fol. 46

Access Point(s)

Belloc | Joseph Hilaire Pierre | 1870-1953 | writer and historian


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