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General correspondence, Jan.-May 1992

MS. Berlin 228
Held at the Weston Library

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Includes letters from and copies of letters to:

  1. (fols. 204-205*) Sir Hugh Casson, including a sketch of Berlin on a 'desert island'
  2. (fols. 93-95*, 105*) L.M. Dabney, commenting on entries about Berlin in the diaries of Edmund Wilson
  3. (fols. 115-145*) Jack Hayward, about a paper on 'Spinoza on Positive Freedom' by West, including references to Berlin's liberalism, with Berlin's comments
  4. (fols. 19*, 38-39*) Eric Mack, about an article by Mack which discussed Berlin's liberalism and pluralism in relation to education
  5. (fols. 96*, 104*) Hannah Rothschild, giving an anecdote about Picasso
  6. (fols. 241-251*) Fumiko Sasaki, discussing varied questions posed by Sasaki, several pertaining to Berlin's liberalism
  7. (fols. 212*, 221-222*) R.O. Wilberforce, Baron Wilberforce
  8. (fols. 259-264, 268-271) A.N. Wilson, about Berlin's attitude to the Suez Crisis
  9. (fols. 24-26*) the editor of the Pauline, about corrections to a published interview with Berlin

with letters from

  1. (fol. 100) G.A. Cohen
  2. (fol. 97) Sir Nicholas Henderson
  3. (fol. 147) D.M. Hopkinson, about Maire Gaster
  4. (fol. 101) Nina Koroleva, about Anna Akhmatova
  5. (fol. 193) Sue Lawley
  6. (fols. 17-18) Isaac Stern

and letters about:

  1. (fols. 191-206, 210-11, 212*, 214, 221-222*, 267) Berlin's interview and selection of music for Desert Island Discs


  • Creation: Jan.-May 1992


276 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access

Some material closed. Items marked with an asterisk are available to consult.


MS. Berlin 228

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Weston Library
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