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Letters from John Bayley, 1952, n.d.

MS. Katherine Watson 32
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Letters to Katherine Watson from John Bayley during the period of their close relationship during which time Bayley proposed marriage. The letters discuss their relationship as well as their reading interests and other literary and philosophical topics. Includes:
  1. typescript poem 'Man and Hare', n.d.
  2. sonnet commencing ''Your mellow threats return me to the child'', n.d.
  3. letter regarding fear that marriage would prevent Watson from writing, n.d.


  • 1952, n.d.


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Katherine Watson 32

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom