Letters from Edward Thomas to Walter de la Mare
Comprises 271 letters from Edward Thomas to Walter de la Mare (323 leaves). Includes one letter from John Masefield to Edward Thomas, and one from Edmund Gosse.
- Creation: 1906-1917
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. c. 376, fol.1].
MS. Eng. lett. c. 376
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 18802
Letters from Edward Thomas to Walter de la Mare, 1906-1917.
Biographical / Historical
For full biographies of Edward Thomas and Walter de la Mare, see the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased by the Bodleian Library, 1976. Bought with the aid of a grant from the Arts Council of Great Britain.
- Judy Kendall, Poet to poet: Edward Thomas's letters to Walter de la Mare (2012).
- Catalogue of letters from Edward Thomas to Walter de la Mare, 1906-1917
- Finding aid prepared by Rachael Marsay
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Catalogued with the generous support of the Roy Davids bequest.