Letters to and from C.S. Lewis, and other family correspondence

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Original catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Rachael Gardner
2016


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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6825, fols. 84-120
Title: Letters to and from C.S. Lewis, and other family correspondence
Dates of Creation: 1938-1962
Extent: 37 leaves
Language(s) of Material: English



Biographical/Historical

Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) was a British writer and academic, well known for The Chronicles of Narnia. Together with fellow novelist J. R. R. Tolkien, Lewis was active in the Inklings, an Oxford literary group.


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Walter Hooper, 19 September 2001. Fols. 94-120 were originally given to Hooper by Warren Lewis.


Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Eng. c. 6825, fols. 84-5


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Lewis| Clive Staples |1898-1963 | writer and academic

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