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Reviews, 1971-1985

MS. 5994/5
Held in our offsite storage facility

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Comprises envelopes of reviews and printed articles relating to:
  1. ' A Few Green Leaves Reviews (Duplicates)' also Robert Smith's article in ARIEL (1971)' ('How pleasant to know Miss Pym', p.63-68), 1971-1980.
  2. Copies of The Times Literary Supplement, 21 Jan 1977 and 11 Mar 1977, with article by Philip Larkin, 'The World of Barbara Pym', p.260. [N.B. originals not kept for preservation purposes, noted here only for reference.]
  3. 'Reviews Duplicates (inc. Booker invitation)', includes Barbara Pym's invitation to the Booker Prize 1977, 1977-1980.
  4. The Sweet Dove Died 'Reviews (duplicates)', 1978-1979.
  5. Excellent Women and Quartet in Autumn 'USA Reviews Duplicates', in 'Dutton' envelope, 1978-1979.
  6. Copy of The New York Times Book Review, 24 Dec 1978, with article by Susan Hinerfeld, p.8 [not extant, page missing] and covering letter from Susan Hinerfeld regarding reviews and letter sent to Newsweek, 1 Dec 1978.
  7. A Few Green Leaves, including review by Gilbert Phelps, 1980.
  8. 'American Reviews (misc.)', including Jane and Prudence, A Glass of Blessings and Less than Angels, 1980-1982.
  9. 'Reviews (Misc.)', mainly American, 1980-1984. Includes early proof of dust jacket for No Fond Return of Love.
  10. 'Misc.', various reviews, 1981-1985.


  • 1971-1985


1 box (8 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 5994/5

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom