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Letters to the press, contributions to newspapers and magazines, 1964-2006

MS. Braun 148
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Thomas Braun's letters to the press and contributions to newspapers and magazines, including press cuttings and related correspondence:

  1. Folder 1: Letters to the press, 1964-2006, published and unpublished, with associated drafts and correspondence. Publications the letters were sent to include Daily Information, Daily Telegraph, The Fried, Daily Mail, The Guardian, The Times, Oxford Magazine, Oxford Mail, The Listener, The Spectator, The Independent, The Economist, Manchester Evening Standard. Includes detailed list 'Thomas Braun's letters to the press' compiled by Christopher Braun.
  2. Folder 3: Article 'Ancient Mediterranean Fruit' published in Farmers' Hits (Information Bulletin of the Fruit and Fruit Technology Research Institute, Department of Agriculture and Water Supply, Stellenbosch, South Africa), July 1987, with drafts and associated correspondence, 1985-1989.
  3. Folder 2: 'Peter Simple' - Thomas Braun's contributions to 'The Way of the World' column in the Daily Telegraph, 1964-1981. Includes drafts, correspondence and other associated material. Also includes a detailed list 'Peter Simple - contributions by Thomas Braun' compiled by Christopher Braun, Apr 2010.
  4. Folder 4: 'Not the Gazette' - spoof versions of Oxford University Gazette compiled by Thomas Braun, with associated correspondence, 1996-1997.


  • Creation: 1964-2006


1 box (4 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Braun 148

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom