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Papers of Richard Ellis Roberts

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Papers of Richard Ellis Roberts comprising:
  1. letters to Ellis and Harriet Roberts, 1927-39, n.d., including 11 letters from Florence Beerbohm to Harriet Roberts and 1 letter to Ellis Roberts, 1931-6, n.d.; 11 letters from Mary Butts to Ellis Roberts and 1 letter to Harriet Roberts, 1933-6; 10 letters from H.R.L. Sheppard, 1936-7; and 28 letters from Helen Waddell, 1927-39, n.d.
  2. letters to Ellis and Harriet Roberts, 1898-1939, n.d., including a letter from Ellis Roberts to Katharine Tynan, 1923; engravings by Robert Gibbings, 1926 and a letter from Ellis Roberts to Kingsley Martin, 1932.
  3. 45 poems by Richard Ellis Roberts, 1917-28, n.d., with two photographs, n.d.

Dates

  • 1917-39, n.d.

Extent

3 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. d. 446].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. lett. d. 446-7; MS. Eng. poet. d. 211

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13826

Biographical / Historical

Richard Ellis Roberts (1879-1953) was a journalist.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented to the Library in 1976.
Title
Papers of Richard Ellis Roberts
Status
Completed
Author
Susan Thomas
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom