Letter from Louis MacNeice to Herbert Davis

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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6859, fols. 44-45.
Title: Letter from Louis MacNeice to Herbert Davis
Dates of Creation: [c.1940]
Extent: 2 leaves
Language(s) of Material: English


Frederick Louis MacNeice (1907-1963) was a British poet and playwright who was part of the 'Auden Group'. Professor Herbert John Davis (1893-1967) was Reader in Textual Criticism at Oxford University.

Scope and Content

Autograph letter from Louis MacNeice to Herbert Davis.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Professor Graham Falconer, 27 Sep 2005.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Eng. c. 6859, fol. 44

Access Point(s)

Davis | Herbert John | Professor | 1893-1967 | academic

MacNeice | Frederick Louis | 1907-1963 | poet and playwright

English poetry -- 20th century

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