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Collection Level Description: Letters from Martyn Skinner to Sir Rupert Hart-Davis

Reference: MSS. Eng. c. 4795-6
Title: Letters from Martyn Skinner to Sir Rupert Hart-Davis
Dates of Creation: 1954-92
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Martyn Skinner

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Martyn Skinner (1906-93) was a poet. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Letters from Martyn Skinner to Sir Rupert Hart-Davis, 1954-92.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library by 1994.

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Related Units of Description

Papers of Martyn Skinner (Dep. c. 543, c. 667-71, d. 316-17, d. 750-1; MSS. Eng. lett. c. 310-12, c. 331-2, c. 442, c. 622-38, c. 781, c. 856-7, d. 330; Eng. poet. c. 78/1-2); correspondence between Martyn Skinner and Geoffrey Hayward (MSS. Eng. c. 2682, c. 3268); Commonplace books of Martyn Skinner (MSS. Eng. d. 2564-5).

Access Points

Poets | 20th century

Skinner | Martyn | 1906-1993 | Poet

Davis | Sir | Rupert Charles | Hart- | 1907-1999 | knight, author, editor, and publisher

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