John Brande Trend (1887-1958), Professor of Spanish at Cambridge and Fellow of Christ's College from 1933.
Drafts of essays, translations of poetry, lectures and letters to Trend. Most of the material dates from the last decade of Trend's life.
A. Letters to Trend, with a few drafts or copies of replies, 1930-1955, 82 items.
B. Typescripts of lectures to undergraduates on 'Spain in the 18th and 19th centuries'. 9 envelopes.
C-N. Files of material for intended publications, including MS and typescript drafts, translations, various notes and collectanea, corrected proofs, and a few letters to Trend, on the follow subjects:
C. Rosalía Castro de Murguía.
D. Rubén Darío.
E. Federico García Lorca.
F. Jorge Guillén.
G. Juan Ramón Jiménez.
H. Antonio Machado.
I. José Ortega y Gasset.
J. Alfonso Reyes.
K. Marqués de Santillana.
L. Miguel de Unamuno.
M. Gallego Poetry (Galician poems with translations).
N. i) Spanish Poets in Exile; ii) Spanish-American Poets (notebooks containing poems with translations).
Presented by J.B. Trend's executors, April 1966.