Letters from Robert and (Mary) Monica Bridges
Letters from Robert and (Mary) Monica Bridges. Comprising:
- (fols. 1-8) Letters from Robert Bridges, 1901-1917, the second enclosing (fol. 5) a holograph poem 'Vivamus', , with a note (fol. 6) by John Buxton, n.d.
- (fols. 9-12) Letters from Monica Bridges to Charles Wilson, 1925-1928
- (fols. 13-14) Letters from Monica Bridges to John Buxton, 1940
- (fols. 15-17) A letter from Monica Bridges to Marjorie Buxton, 1941
- Creation: 1901-1941
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. d. 2044, fols. 1-2].
MS. Eng. d. 2044
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 6965
Letters from Robert and (Mary) Monica Bridges.
Biographical / Historical
Robert Seymour Bridges (1844-1930) was Poet Laureate 1913-30. (Mary) Monica Bridges (1863-1949) was his wife. Details are given in G.L. McKay, "A Bibliography of Robert Bridges" (1933) and the Dictionary of National Biography.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bequeathed by John Buxton, 1989.
- Letters from Robert and (Mary) Monica Bridges
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