Van Thal, Herbert, 1904-1983
- Existence: 1904 - 1983
Herbert Van Thal (1904-1983), British bookseller, publisher, agent, biographer, and anthologist.
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Call Number: GEN MSS 464
Overview: Letters to Herbert Van Thal from various writers, critics, readers, and actors, including James Agate, Alan Dent, Adrian Conan Doyle, Roger Fulford, Elspeth Huxley, Noel Langley, James Pope-Hennessey, Leonard Russell and Paul Scott. Many letters concern projects proposed by Van Thal, such as memoirs by famous persons, or are in response to queries placed by Van Thal soliciting information or leads for compilations of letters he was preparing. Other letters concern his work as a writers' agent.