Letters from Enid Starkie and Joanna Richardson to Winifred Hamilton-Meikle
Bodleian Library, University of OxfordOriginal catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Rachael Gardner
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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7878
Title: Letters from Enid Starkie and Joanna Richardson to Winifred Hamilton-Meikle
Dates of Creation: 1944-1985, n.d.
Extent: 52 leaves
Language(s) of Material: English
Enid Mary Starkie (1897–1970) was an Irish literary critic, known for her biographical works on French poets. She was a Fellow
of Somerville College, Oxford. Joanna Richardson (1925-2008) was a biographer, translator and French literary critic.
Scope and Content
- (fols. 1-15) letters from Enid Starkie, 1944-1967
- (fols. 16-39) Christmas cards, n.d.
- (fols. 40-50) letters from Joanna Richardson, 1971-1985
- (fol. 51) a newspaper cutting of a
Sunday Times review of Richardson’s biography of Starkie, 19 Aug 1973
- (fol. 52) word processed note (2011) relating to the background of Starkie’s letter of 16 Jan 1944.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bequeathed by Winifred Hamilton-Meikle, 2010.
Preferred Form of Citation
Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Eng. c. 7878, fols. 1-2.
Richardson | Joanna | 1925-2008 | scholar
Starkie | Enid | 1897-1970 | scholar
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