Archive of Ann Thwaite relating to My Oxford

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Archive of Ann Thwaite relating to My Oxford

1975-7, n.d.

Abstract:
My Oxford contains recollections of the undergraduate days of: Martin Amis, Nina Bawden, John Betjeman, Lord Boothby, Alan Coren, Antonia Fraser, Jo Grimond, Raymond Massey, John Mortimer, Nigel Nicolson, J.I.M. Stewart and Angus Wilson.

Extent: 0.45 Linear metres, 3 physical shelfmarks
Language(s) of Material: English

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 6731-3

Biographical History

Ann Thwaite (b 1932), née Harrop, read English at St. Hilda's College, Oxford, from 1952 to 1955. She has written numerous children's books and biographies.

Scope and Content

Papers of Ann Thwaite, 1975-7, n.d., relating to My Oxford(London: 1977), edited by her, comprising:

Acquisition

Bought by the Library from Ann Thwaite, 2000.

Origination

Thwaite | Ann Barbara | 1932 | biographer

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 6731, fols. 1-2].

Corporate name(s) (NCA Rules)

Oxford Univeristy | St Hilda's College

Subject(s)

20th century
University of Oxford -- Students

Descriptive List

Working papers
Date: 1975-7
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6731
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 128 leaves

Scope and Content

Includes (fols. 95-128) correspondence with contributors, 1975-6, arranged alphabetically, Amis - Betjeman.

Correspondence with contributors, arranged alphabetically, Boothby - Mortimer
Date: 1975-6
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6732
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 66 leaves

Correspondence with contributors, arranged alphabetically, Nicolson - Wilson
Date: 1975-6
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6733
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 138 leaves

Scope and Content

Includes (fols. 27-138) essays from contributors, including rejected contributions by:


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