Letters to Siegfried Sassoon
||Letters to Siegfried Sassoon
||Pulley, C. St J.
|Extent and Medium
||11 sheets and 1 volume; paper
||Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
|Content and context|
C. St J. Pulley, Secretary of the Royal Society of Literature
Letters from C. St J. Pulley to Siegfried Sassoon (including circular letters to the Academic Committee of the Royal Society of Literature), with related items including an agenda for a meeting of the Academic Committee, a notice of a luncheon, a volume of printed reports of the Royal Society of Literature annotated by Sassoon, and a letter from Thomas Sturge Moore to Sassoon.
The correspondence concerns the award of the Society's Benson Medal in 1939, and Sassoon's consequent resignation as a Fellow of the Society.
Access and Use|
Please cite as Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives, Letters to Siegfried Sassoon, MS Add.9792
See James Fergusson, 'Benson and hedging', 'RSL', 2004
|Sassoon, Siegfried Loraine (1886-1967) poet and author|
|Pulley, C. St J., Secretary of the Royal Society of Literature|
|Moore, Thomas Sturge (1870-1944) writer and wood engraver|
|Royal Society of Literature|
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