Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-1982
Frank Arthur Swinnerton (1884-1982), English novelist, critic, biographer, and essayist.
Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:
TLS responding to Van Thal's questions about George Gissing and The Private Life of Henry Maitland by Morley Roberts.
Removed from his George Gissing: A Critical Study (London: Martin Secker, 1912).
Ten ALS, to A. B. Cooper, K. Kinninmoat, S. C. Roberts, Martin Freud, A. V. Miller, Mr. Hurt, Mr. Wollman, Frank Warren, and James T. Babb; two cards, holograph, signed, to F. C. Joiner, Messrs. William Jackson Books, Ltd., and to Herbert Ashley; postcard, holograph, signed, to Frank Warren; and clipping of a photograph of Swinnerton, signed.
ALS enclosing a second ALS, both dated Sep 6, 1950; and TLS dated Feb 23, 1951.
Accompanied by a copy of a TL, carbon, from Fisk to Swinnerton.
The letters concern A. E. Coppard.
ALS, dated Apr 4, 1951, and TLS, dated Jan 6, 1953, with envelopes.
Accompanied by four clippings of reviews of books by Swinnerton and by a TNS from John Meyer to Fisk, dated May 8, 1951.
Letters to the English novelist Stephen McKenna, principally from other authors, including Alfred Austin, Arnold Bennett, John Drinkwater, John Galsworthy, Compton Mackenzie, John Masefield, Arthur Wing Pinero, Frank Swinnerton, Hugh Walpole and Arthur Waugh. Many of the letters concern invitations to literary dinners and other social events.
The papers document the literary and personal lives of Morgan and Theis, and contain correspondence, subject files, and professional papers related to the 20th century British literary world. There is correspondence regarding Evelyn Scott, and correspondence as well as poems by Nancy Cunard.