Item 67 - Letter from E. M. Forster to R. C. Trevelyan

Identity area

Reference code

TRER/3/67

Title

Letter from E. M. Forster to R. C. Trevelyan

Date(s)

  • 14 Dec 1941 (Creation)

Level of description

Item

Extent and medium

1 item.

Context area

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

W[est] H[ackhurst]. - Thanks Trevelyan for his "Dream": can't say anything about its technique; thinks it read easily for the most part. Finds the part which considers whether 'culture' will continue most moving; agrees that 'if Love did - or could - worship Reason it would be best', though is not sure whether Christ is what he means by Love. Max [Beerbohm?] should be pleased with the reference to his Bacon. Hopes Trevelyan has sent a copy to Leonard [Woolf]. Sat by George [Macauley Trevelyan] at the Feast at King's and went to lunch with him, when he showed Forster some of his books; Robin Meyer and A. V. Hill [?] were stopping there. Is reading Moliere.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Note

A pencil annotation above 'A. V. Hill' reads 'A.K. Hill', but no likely candidate for these initials has been found.

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Accession area