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The Laura (Riding) Jackson Archive

These letters and other material of scholarly interest, such as working copies corrected in the author's hand, Rational Meaning being just one of these, may be found in the Nottingham Trent University Library Archive (Clifton Site) to whom application to view should be made in advance.

Letters
Laura (Riding) Jackson
Provenance
To Mark Jacobs

Box 1 1971
Box 2 1972
Box 3 1973
Box 4 1974
Box 5 1975
Box 6 1976
Box 7 1977
Box 8 1978
Box 9 1979
Box 10 1980-1989

A miscellaneous collection of photocopied documents

Autobiographic letters

Cuttings and letters to editors

Letters and commentaries on Joyce Wexler's dissertation on Laura (Riding) Jackson

T. S. Matthews

Letters from James F. Mathias, President of the Guggenheim Foundation

Letters from Sally Chilvers (Principal of Lady Margaret Hall and niece of Robert Graves

1. Letters from various correspondents:
G.S. Fraser – 33 letters
Harry Kemp – 53 letters and poems, etc.
Sonia Guip (Raiziss) – six letters
Barbara Adams – five letters
Michael L. Rosenthal – one letter

2. Letters from various correspondents:
Robert Graves – two letters
Michael Kirkham – 10 letters
Beryl Graves – one letter
Robert Nye – 10 letters
Warren Hope – one letter

Letters to Editors

12 letters offering autobiographical information by Laura (Riding) Jackson to MJ
February 1976 to May 1977

Miscellaneous photocopies of pamphlets, reviews and clippings

Modern Language Association Seminar

Obituaries

Letters on 'The Question of Bias: Some Treatments of Laura (Riding) Jackson'

Review cuttings – Miscellany

Letters and papers relating to the 'Seminar on Laura Riding and Robert Graves', Modern Language Association 1975

Various Drafts, Typescripts and Documents (includes account of the author's suicide attempt in 1929)

Books, letters and various papers donated by Mrs. Joan Wilentz from the library of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Wilentz

Rare books, broadsides and periodicals, miscellaneous items including the author's will, cheques, etc.

Donated by Elizabeth Friedman

Rational Meaning: A New Foundation for the Definition of Words - author's typescript with hand-written corrections and revisions

Donated by John Nolan

The Failure of Poetry, the Promise of Language - working proof-copy

 
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