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MS Eng 1098

Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956. Sir Max Beerbohm letters to Reginald Turner, 1892-1938: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Eng 1098
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956.
Title: Sir Max Beerbohm letters to Reginald Turner,
Date(s): 1892-1938.
Quantity: 1 collection (3 boxes and 1 volume (1.6 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters of British author and caricaturist Max Beerbohm to British author Reginald Turner, largely on personal matters.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

58M-179. Purchased by the Friends of the Library from Tania Jepson, 10, Orme Square, London W. 2; received: 1959 April 15.

Processing Information:

The original finding aid for this collection was prepared in 1959. Item numbers were assigned at this time. Later scholarship found that this finding aid had some incorrect dates. The finding aid was updated by Bonnie B. Salt in July, 2003 and the dates applied at this time were taken from: Max Beerbohm. Letters to Reggie Turner, edited by Rupert Hart-Davis. London: R. Hart-Davis, 1964.
See the internal file for additional information.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.
The letters in item (213) were formerly restricted until January of 1984.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Sir Max Beerbohm Letters to Reginald Turner, 1892-1938 (MS Eng 1098). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Beerbohm was a British author and caricaturist. Turner was a British author.


Arranged chronologically.

Scope and Contents

Consists of 221 letters from Beerbohm to Turner, a few with drawings, largely about personal matters.

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