Aldington, Richard, 1892-1962
- Existence: 1892 - 1962
Richard Aldington (1892-1962), English poet, novelist, and essayist
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence and writings by Aldington. The correspondence consists of seven folders of letters written by Richard and Catherine Aldington to Eunice Black Gluckman dating from 1932 to 1962. There are also 28 letters by Richard Aldington to Crosby Gaige, and approximately fifteen letters to various other people, including five to Bernhard Knollenberg. The writings consist of drafts, layouts, and proofsheets of articles and poems by Aldington.
Letter : Cher, France, to Wesley Hartley, American Council on Education, 1785 Massachusetts Avenue N.W., Washington, D.C., 1958 September 27
Typescript letter, signed, discussing his high school and college education in England. Aldington explains how it prepared him for a career as an author. With envelope.
The papers contain correspondence with artistic and literary friends, Plank art work, art work of others, writings of friends, and a small quantity of personal papers. Prominent correspondents include H. D., Sylvia Townsend Warner, and Patrick White.
The Ezra Pound Papers document the literary career and political interests of Ezra Pound. Major correspondents include Richard Aldington, George Antheil, William Bird, T. S. Eliot, Ernest Hemingway, James Laughlin, Wyndham Lewis, Marianne Moore, Odon Por, and Henry Swabey. The collection contains manuscripts of many of Pound's works, including the Cantos, Guide to Kulchur, and scripts of Pound's wartime radio broadcasts.