Letter from Mary Willis Shelburne to Walter Hooper

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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6859, fols. 48-51
Title: Letter from Mary Willis Shelburne to Walter Hooper
Dates of Creation: 1963-2006
Extent: 4 leaves
Language(s) of Material: English


Walter Hooper (b.1931) is a literary advisor of the C.S. Lewis estate. Mary Willis Shelburne (1895-1975) was an American poet and widow, who was C. S. Lewis's correspondent in Letters to an American Lady, 1967.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Walter Hooper, 29 May 2006.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Eng. c. 6859, fols. 48-51.

Access Point(s)

Hooper | Walter McGehee | b.1931 | literary advisor

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

Shelburne | Mary Willis | 1895-1975 | poet, and correspondent of C. S. Lewis

English literature -- 20th century

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