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Hayter - Heller, 1943-1990

MS. Berlin 258
Held at the Weston Library

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Comprises letters from and copies of letters to:

(fols. 1-72) Sir William Hayter, 1943-1973, including letters about

  1. (fols. 22-26) the disappearance of Donald Maclean and Guy Burgess, 1951
  2. (fols. 33-41) arrangements for Berlin's intended visit to Moscow, while Hayter was British Ambassador there, 1955-1956
  3. (fol. 45) the possible publication of a work by Berlin resulting from his visit to the Soviet Union (possibly 'Four Weeks in the Soviet Union'), 1957
  4. (fols. 49-52) Hayter's election as Warden of New College, 1957-8

(fols. 73-150) Lady Dorothea Head, Viscountess Head, 1951-1990, including

  1. (fols. 136-142) discussion of Berlin's Four Essays on Liberty , 1969

(fols. 151-211) Erich Heller, 1950-1989, predominantly about Heller's career and work


  • Creation: 1943-1990


211 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Berlin 258

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom