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Letter from John Beddow to Elizabeth Munro

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MS. Eng. c. 7963, fol. 49

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The letter was written in response to Miss Munro's grief following the death of her father. Beddows suggested that she read The Problem of Pain by C.S. Lewis, or even visit him at his college in Oxford. She did write to C.S. Lewis and his reply (with a note by Miss Munro) can be found at MS. Eng. c. 7963, fols. 25-26.

Dates

  • 1948

Extent

1 leaf

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 7963, fol. 49

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 11867

Overview

Letter from John Beddow to Elizabeth Monro

Biographical / Historical

John Beddow was the vicar of St Oswald's parish, Chester, 1948-1963, and a family friend of Miss Munro.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Chris Bowlby, 11 Feb 2016.

Related Materials

See also MS. Eng. c. 7963, fols. 25-26 for a note by Elizabeth Monro and a letter to her from C.S. Lewis, relating to grief, suffering and religious faith.
Title
Letter from John Beddow to Elizabeth Munro
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by C. Parker
Date
2016
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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