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Papers of Angus Wilson- Index to Some Notable Correspondents in Series I
MsC 199
Collection Dates: 1941-1991

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Acquisition and Processing Information: This collection was acquired as a series of purchases from Angus Wilson and Tony Garrett beginning in 1968. The collection was initially processed in 19. The majority of the papers were processed in 2007-2008.

Photographs: None

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Scope and Contents

This page indexes some of the particularly significant correspondents of Angus Wilson. The correspondence itself is maintained as Series I of the Wilson Papers.

Correspondents indexed here include both famous literary and artistic figures and individuals of particular significance to Wilson. Correspondence exchanged between these figures and Wilson's secretary and partner Anthony Garrett (AG)is also included in this index.


 


Box Contents List

 

Achebe. Chinua:  11/11/1974

Amis, Kingsley:  7/19/1963; 1/8/1967; 8/26/1970; 1/27/1981; 7/21/1983

Bayley, John:  Undated "B"; Undated 1973

Bellow, Saul:  3/19/1984; 4/6/1984

Betjeman, John:  6/16/1980

Blunden, Edward:  6/7/1966

Bradbury, Malcolm:  10/8/1963; 7/11/1973; 4/18/1974; 8/23/1977; 4/30/1979; 7/8/1983; 3/4/1984;10/13/1989 (to AG); 2/19/1991 (to AG); 6/3/1991 (to AG)

Bragg, Melvyn:  7/18/1965

Bridgewater, Bentley: 5/2/1945; 9/3/1947; 6/22/1948; 5/9/1950; 9/26/1951; 10/24/1951; 8/29/1957; 10/6/1961; 10/18/1961; 10/8/1962; 10/2/1963; undated 1964; 5/15/1966; 6/14/1966; 7/12/1967; 1/8/1968; 10/14/1970; 11/25/1971; 2/14/1972; 4/23/1973;4/29/1973; 7/18/1973; 8/19/1973; 8/28/1973; 4/24/1974; 7/28/1974; 2/23/1975 (to AG); 6/12/1975; 6/12/1975 (to AG); 6/24/1975 (to AG); 6/24/1975; 11/25/1975; 1/3/1976; 4/5/1976 (to AG); 11/15/1976; undated 1976; 8/10/1977; 9/29/1977; 7/24/1978 (to AG); 1/9/1979; 8/22/1979; 6/16/1980; 1/14/1981; 8/11/1981; 11/19/1981; 1/7/1982 (to AG); 4/24/1985 (to AG); undated 1986; 9/28/1988; 12/25/1988; 2/4/1990 (to AG); July 1990 (to AG); December 1990; 7/15/1991 (to AG)

Britten, Benjamin:  Undated "B"

Burgess, Anthony:  3/15/1974

Byatt, A.S.: 9/29/1970

Calisher, Hortense:  6/27/87; 6/1987 (to AG); 7/7/1987; 11/1/1991 (to AG)

Clarke, Arthur C.:  1/30/1978

Compton-Burnett, Ivy:  1955; 9/17/1961; 8/26/1962; 1/27/1966

Davies, Robertson:  8/5/1970

Drabble, Margaret:  4/7/1966; 10/11/1968; 6/28/1975; 10/3/1976?; 10/20/1976; 11/13/1976; 11/26/1976; 12/28/1976 (to AG); 9/7/1979; 3/10/1980; 4/7/1980; 5/15/1980; 7/10/1980 (to AG); 11/3/1980; 11/12/1980; 6/12/1980; 2/1/1981; 2/4/1981; 1/29/1982; 3/22/1982; 5/7/1982; 6/15/1982; 6/18/19827/12/1983; 8/14/1983; August 1983 birthday card; 10/3/1983; 4/24/1984; 3/4/1985; 4/10/1987 (to AG); 5/4/1987 (to AG); 11/19/1987 (to AG); 5/14/1990 (to AG); 10/1/1990 (to AG); 10/15/1990 (to AG); 10/25/1990 (to AG); 11/5/1990 (to AG); undated 1990 (to AG); 3/14/1991 (to AG); 4/3/1991 (to AG); 5/5/1991 (to AG); 5/10/1991 (to AG); 8/29/1991 (to AG); 10/6/1991 (to AG); 10/14/1991 (to AG); 12/11/1991 (to AG); 3/23/1992 (to AG); 6/26/1992 (to AG); undated 1992 (to AG)

Elizabeth II, Queen: 12/31/1982

Farrell, James G.:  12/20/1970; 7/23/1976 (from Farrell to Margaret Drabble)   

Forster, E.M.: 6/28/1957; 8/19/1957; Undated "F"

Fraser (Pinter), Antonia:  undated 1976; 3/25/1980 (to AG); 4/22/1983 (to AG); 5/23/1983 (to AG); 6/17/1983; 11/8/1983; 12/17/1986; 5/1/1987 (to AG); 5/7/19871/2/1991 (to AG); 5/4/1991 (to AG; 11/20/91 (to AG); 3/20/92 (to AG); 6/1/1992 (to AG)

Garrett, Anthony (to AW):  5/9/1949; 3/30/1953; undated 1953; 2/14/1955; undated 1955; 2/29/1955; 12/7/1955; undated 1955; 5 or 6/1957; 9/2/1957; 9/6/1957; 9/17/1957; 10/29/1958; 11/10/1958; 11/11/1958?; 11/17/1958; 11/20/1958;11/24/1958; 1/10/1961; 1/13/1961; undated 1962; 3/16/1962; 2/23/1966; 6/4/1970; 6/6/1970; 7/19/1971; 6/10/1986; 6/13/1986; Undated "G"

Gielgud, John:  8/27/1965; 7/27/1965

Golding, William: Undated 1983; 4/5/198; undated "G"

Gordimer, Nadine:  9/16/1970; 9/21/1970; 9/23/1970; 12/1976?; 12/27/1987; 3/10/1992

Greene, Graham:  4/16/1971

Isherwood, Christopher:  9/8/1976

Johnstone-Wilson, Clive Calvert (AW's brother): 8/7/1966; 11/20/1972; 1/17/1974?; 4/5/1974; 6/30/1974; 11/7/1979 (to AG); 5/28/1981 (to AG); 6/11/1981 (to AG); 6/21/1981 (to AG); 6/27/1981 (to AG); 7/4/1982 (to AG); 5/9/1983 (from AW)

Johnstone-Wilson, Colin Frank (David) (AW's brother):  undated 1961; 1/7/1962; 1/27/1962; 1/28/1962; 1/31/1962; 9/10/1962?; 8/8/1969; 3/28/1971; 8/8/1971; 2/20/1972?; 3/18/1972?; 4/16/1972; 10/7/1972?; 7/11/1973; 7/25/1973; 7/29/1973; 8/5/1973; 9/1/973; 9/29/1973 (from AW); 9/30/1973;10/16/1973

Knowles, John:  4/8/1959

Leavis, F.R.:  11/13/1955

Lewis, C. Day:  7/8/1966

McEwan, Ian:  9/1/1973; 5/25/1978; 8/21/1979; 3/8/1982; 8/1/1983

McKellan, Ian:  Christmas card 1991 (to AG)

Mackenzie, Compton: 1/25/1965

Mailer, Norman:  12/2/1960

Maugham, W. Somerset: 2/7/1954; undated "M"

Mishima, Yukio: 3/3/1965; 7/16/1965; 12/17/1965; 7/1969

Moorcock, Michael: 9/25/1968; undated 1973; 6/1982; undated 1982; 6/28/1982; 6/30/1983; 12/25/1983; 3/10/1988; 12/25/1988; undated 1989; December 1990; undated 1990 (to AG); undated 1991 (to AG); undated 1992 (to AG); undated "M"

Murdoch, Iris:  Undated 1986; 4/22/1987; undated 1987; 10/12/1989 (to AG); 1/1990 (to AG); undated 1990 (to AG); 6/1991 (to AG); undated 1991 (to AG); undated "M"; undated "M" (to AG)

Nicolson, Harold:  6/2/1962

Pinter, Harold:  4/5/1982; 10/29/1990; 6/1/1991 (to AG)

Powys, John Cowper:  7/17/1952; 8/3/1952; 9/7/1956; 1/31/1962; Undated "P"

Priestley, J.B.:  8/1/1952; 11/30/1956; 11/30/1962; 10/29/1963; 6/12/1965; 6/14/1966; 7/3/1965; 4/10/1970; 5/11/1970; 5/28/1970; 6/30/1973; 11/24/1973

Purdy, James:  11/29/1956; 5/18/1957

Renault, Mary:  2/1/975; 7/15/1980; 8/15/1980

Reuse, A.L.:  1/30/1956

Reve, Gerard: 3/29/1965; 12/9/1965; 6/30/1968; 8/23/1971; 4/18/72 (to Perkin Walker); 2/3/1976; 12/13/1982; 9/9/1984; 11/9/1984; 2/3/1976; 4/25/178; 6/25/1980; 1/21/1981; 1/25/1985; 7/3/1985; 1/21/1986;4/12/1987; 5/3/1987; 5/23/1987; 7/15/1987; 7/22/1987; 8/23/1987 (to AG); 8/15/1988 (to AG); 2/22/1989 (to AG); 3/1/1989 (to AG); 3/13/1989 (to AG); 3/14/1989 (to AG); 3/17/1989 (to AG); 6/2/1989 (to AG); 10/22/1989 (to AG)

Rhys, Jean:  5/20/1971

Rushdie, Salman:  7/27/1983; 1/31/1984; 9/20/1984

Sitwell, Edith:  7/29/1952; 9/11/1952; 4/13/1953; 6/7/1953; 6/15/1953; 7/2/1953; 6/24/1954; 5/23/1956

Sitwell, Sacherverell:  4/28/1953

Snow, C.P.:  10/27/1964; 1/2/1968

Southern, Terry:  4/15/1958

Spark, Muriel: 6/30/1983; Undated "S"

Spender, Stephen:  11/28/1962; 11/12/1963; 1/11/1977

Stout, Rex:  7/17/1963

Theroux, Paul:  6/25/1975; 7/5/1975

Tremain, Rose:  4/2/1981; 3/18/1985; 4/8/1987 (to AG); 5/15/1987 (to AG); 6/26/1987 (to AG); 10/8/87 (to AG); 4/16/1988 (to AG); 6/13/1989 (to AG); 2/24/1990 (to AG); 5/22/1990 (to AG); 5/29/1990 (to AG); 6/13/1990 (to AG); 7/2/1990 (to AG); 7/6/1990 (to AG); 7/14/1990 (to AG);

Tynan, Kenneth:  1/18/1963; 10/5/1966; 10/14/1966; 6/27/1969; 8/27/1969

Waugh, Alec:  7/3/1980

Waugh, Evelyn:  7/22/1952; 8/21/1952

West, Rebecca:  6/6/198; 7/1/1980

White, Patrick:  1/7/1971; 3/30/1971; 11/19/1973; 12/11/1973; 8/10/1980; 12/28/1981; undated "W"

Wilson, Angus (to AG):  3/1955; 5/4/1955; May 1955; 6 or 7/1955; 8 or 9/1955; 8/12/1955; 2/8/1957; 6/12/1956; 9/27/1955; 6/4/1957; 7/6/1957; 7/1957; 7/23/1957; 8/1957; 9/1957; 9/2/1957; 9/5/157; 9/10/1957; 9/12/1957; 9/14/1957; 9/21/1957; 11/1958; 11/2/1958; 11/18/1958; 11/27/1958; 1/3/1961; 1/1961; 1/6/1961; 1/13/1961; 1/17/1961;3/1962; 3/12/1962; 3/14/1962; 3/18/1962; 2/27/1966; 3/2/1966; 3/14/1966; 4/1/1966; 8/22/1967; 8/23/1967; 8/28/1967; 9/27/67; 9/26/1969; 12/14/1969

Wilson, Edmund: 3/3/1941; 7/21/195; 11/7/1961; 1/27/1965; 6/1/66 (to AG); 10/29/1971;