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THE CHRISTOPHER SYKES PAPERS
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Box: 26 Fold: 12 1977 - 1978, "G & H"
07/04/1977 - 05/23/1978

DESCRIPTION: 20 letters to CS with carbons from CS many regarding Crossroads to Israel. 4 TLSs from Sir Laurence Graffety-Smith, 1 ACS from Lord Hailsham of St. Marylebone, 1 ACS from Leila, Viscountess Hampden, 2 ALSs from Lady Christina Hoare, 1 ALS Sir Charles Johnston.

Box: 26 Fold: 13 1977 - 1978, "K, L & M"
05/24/1977 - 05/16/1978

DESCRIPTION: 20 letters to CS with carbons from CS. 3 TLSs from James Lees-Milne. Reference to Cyril Connolly, Sir Harold Nicolson and T. S. Eliot.

Box: 26 Fold: 14 1977 - 1978, "N, O, P & R"
05/19/1977 - 05/30/1978

DESCRIPTION: 12 letters to CS with carbons from CS. Reference to Harold Kurtz, James McBey, David Herbert and to Evelyn Waugh's Helena.

Box: 26 Fold: 15 1977 - 1978, "S"
06/07/1977 - 04/12/1978

DESCRIPTION: 11 letters to CS with carbons from CS. 1 ALS from Lady Daphne Straight, 1 copy of a letter from The University of Hull to Sir Richard Sykes. Reference to Sledmere House and CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh.

Box: 26 Fold: 16 1977 - 1978, "T & W"
06/12/1977 - 04/10/1978

DESCRIPTION: 15 letters to CS with carbons from CS. 1 AL from Penguin Books, 2 ALSs from Gerald Whitrow, 1 TL from Who's Who. Reference to Msgr. Ronald A. Knox.

Box: 27 Fold: 1 1978 - 1979, "B & C"
06/07/1978 - 06/02/1979

DESCRIPTION: 11 letters to CS with carbons from CS. 1 TLS from The Marquess of Bath, 1 ALS from Oliver Beckett, 3 ALSs from Richard Buckle regarding Nancy Mitford and U and Non-U, 1 ALS from John Spencer Churchill.

Box: 27 Fold: 2 1978 - 1979, "D, E, F & G"
08/10/1978 - 05/01/1979

DESCRIPTION: 12 letters to CS with carbons from CS, many regarding the paperback publication of Nancy. Includes corrections for the final draft. 1 ALS from Teresa Gilmour, 3 TLs from Granada Publishing, Ltd. and 1 TL from The Times Literary Supplement.

Box: 27 Fold: 3 1978 - 1979, "H, I & J"
06/12/1978 - 05/31/1979

DESCRIPTION: 11 letters to CS with carbons from CS. 1 ALS from Sir William Haley, 1 carbon to Earl of Halifax, 1 ALS from Sir Charles Johnston. Copy of letter from George Bernard Shaw to Lord Alfred Douglas with 2 ALSs from Mary Hyde, Viscountess Eccles.

Box: 27 Fold: 4 1978 - 1979, "L & M"
05/29/1978 - 05/19/1979

DESCRIPTION: 16 letters to CS with carbons from CS. 2 TLSs from Constance McNab, 1 ALS from Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd, 1 invitation for a reception for Lady Morland and Angela, Countess of Antrim.

Box: 27 Fold: 5 1978 - 1979, "N, P, Q & R"
07/26/1978 - 06/05/1979

DESCRIPTION: 13 letters to CS with carbons from CS. 1 ALS from Anne Penkath regarding A. D. Peters, 1 carbon to The Earl of Perth, 1 TLS from Peter Quennell at History Today, 1 ALS from The Countess of Rosse. Reference to Harold Kurtz.

Box: 27 Fold: 6 1978 - 1979, "S"
05/24/1978 - 04/16/1979

DESCRIPTION: 11 letters to CS with carbons from CS. 1 ALS from Lady Violet Seymour, 1 ALS from Lady Daphne Straight.

Box: 27 Fold: 7 1978 - 1979, "T, V, W, Y & Z"
06/19/1978 - 05/22/1979

DESCRIPTION: 19 letters to CS with carbons from CS. 1 TL from Thames Television, 3 ALSs from Gerald Whitrow, 1 TL from Collins Publishers. Reference to CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh.

Box: 27 Fold: 8 1979 - 1981, "A & B"
07/10/1979 - 05/27/1981

DESCRIPTION: 14 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 1 ALS from Lord Eric Avebury, 1 TLS from Lord Bernard Ballantrae, 1 TLS from Henry, Marquess of Bath, 1 TLS from Lady Clementine Beit, 1 ALS from Wilfrid Blunt, 1 ALS from Richard Buckle.

Box: 28 Fold: 9 1979 - 1981, "C & D"
09/24/1979 - 05/31/1981

DESCRIPTION: 16 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 1 ALS from John Cumming at the Tablet, 2 TLSs from Ian Curteis, 2 TLs from the Estate of Sir Michael Duff. Reference to CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh and Four Studies in Loyalty.

Box: 28 Fold: 10 1979 - 1981, "E & F"
10/10/1979 - 04/07/1981

DESCRIPTION: 13 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 1 ALS from The Countess of Feversham. Reference to CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh.

Box: 28 Fold: 11 1979 - 1981, "G"
08/11/1979 - 12/30/1980

DESCRIPTION: 13 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 4 TLSs from Georgetown University, 1 TL The Good Book Guide, 1 TL from Granada Publishing, Ltd. Reference to T. E. Lawrence.

Box: 28 Fold: 12 1979 - 1981, "H & I"
08/01/1979 - 06/18/1981

DESCRIPTION: 21 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 1 carbon to The Countess of Halifax, 1 carbon to Lady Hesketh, 2 TLSs from Richard Huggett, 1 TL from Who's Who. Reference to Crossroads to Israel and CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh.

Box: 28 Fold: 13 1979 - 1981, "K & L"
07/09/1979 - 05/19/1981

DESCRIPTION: 16 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 2 TLSs from Julius Kirshner at The Journal of Modern History, 1 TL from Orbis Publishing, Ltd., 5 TLSs from David Lang, 3 TLs from The London Review of Books. Ref to CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh.

Box: 28 Fold: 14 1979 - 1981, "M"
07/31/1979 - 06/23/1981

DESCRIPTION: 19 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 1 ALS from Lady Margaret (Peggy) Mallet, 1 ALS from Lord Margadale, 1 carbon to Lady Loelia Martin, 1 ALS from Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd, 5 ALSs from Lady Alice Morland. Ref to CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh.

Box: 29 Fold: 1 1979 - 1981, "N & O"
07/31/1979 - 05/19/1981

DESCRIPTION: 12 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 3 TLs from Oxford University Press. Reference to CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh, Four Studies in Loyalty.

Box: 29 Fold: 2 1979 - 1981, "P"
01/03/1980 - 11/18/1980

DESCRIPTION: 9 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 1 carbon to the Duke of Portland, 1 TL from International P. E. N. Reference to Robert Byron and Four Studies in Loyalty.

Box: 29 Fold: 3 1979 - 1981, "R"
07/10/1979 - 06/10/1981

DESCRIPTION: 7 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 1 invitation to a talk by Hugh Montgomery-Massinberd, 1 ALS from Veronica Roberts, 1 carbon to The Countess of Rosse, 1 ALS from Lady Olive Rumbold, 1 ALS from Edmund Rolfe.

Box: 29 Fold: 4 1979 - 1981, "S"
11/17/1979 - 02/24/1981

DESCRIPTION: 23 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 1 TLS from Lady Violet Seymour, 2 carbons to Lady Nancy Smiley, 1 carbon of a letter to the editor of The Sunday Telegraph regarding Sir Percy Loraine.

Box: 29 Fold: 5 1979 - 1981, "T, U & V"
12/29/1979 - 05/05/1981

DESCRIPTION: 12 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 4 TLSs from Jerome Tarshis, 1 TL from Tatler, 1 TL from The Times Literary Supplement, 2 TLSs from Richard Usborne. Reference to CS' biography of Evlyn Waugh.

Box: 29 Fold: 6 1979 - 1981, "W & Z"
07/14/1979 - 04/07/1981

DESCRIPTION: 7 letters to CS with carbons from CS, mostly personal. 1 TL from Weidenfeld Publishers, Ltd. Reference to Mark Amory.

Box: 30 Fold: 1 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "A"
[1946?]

DESCRIPTION: 14 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Samuel Hynes, Peter Gunn and John Grigg. Essays entitled Memories of W. H. Auden, After the Council & Letter from Azerbaijan.

Box: 30 Fold: 2 Books Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "B"
[1969?]

DESCRIPTION: 16 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Alec Waugh, Margaret Boveri, Eberhard Bethge and Cecil Beaton; and a review of a book about Gertrude Bell.

Box: 30 Fold: 3 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "C"
[1973?]

DESCRIPTION: 8 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Frederic Raphael, Michael Korda, Julia Strachey, Lewis Carroll, Elie Kedourie and of The Letters of Virginia Woolf edited by Nigel Nicolson.

Box: 30 Fold: 4 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "D" #1
[1969?]

DESCRIPTION: 8 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Lord Alder, Virginia Woolf, Moshe Dayan, Wyndam Lewis, Sir William Hayter and Russell Pearsall.

Box: 30 Fold: 5 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "D" #2
[1969?]

DESCRIPTION: 9 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by John Lord, Angela, Countess of Antrim, Simon Peres, Frederick Percyval Reck-Malleczewen. TMss by CS entitled, "New chapter-by-chapter precis of Divide & Fall (by Evelyn Waugh)".

Box: 30 Fold: 6 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "E & F"
[1925?]

DESCRIPTION: 14 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Alfred Lansing, Ashley Montagu, Nancy Mitford, Nigel Nicolson, Duff Hart-Davis and Anthony Summers.

Box: 30 Fold: 7 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "G"
[1970?]

DESCRIPTION: 8 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Patrick Leigh Fermor, J. I. M. Stewart, Miles Copeland, Nahum Goldman and John Jolliffe. An essay by CS entitled "Graham Greene and Evelyn Waugh."

Box: 30 Fold: 8 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "H"
[1970?]

DESCRIPTION: 15 TMss. by CS. Incluides reviews of books by Lady Antonia Fraser, Lovat Dickson, Sybille Bedford, Aldous Huxley, Derek Tulloch. References to Radclyffe Hall and Dame Ivy Compton-Burnett.

Box: 30 Fold: 9 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "I & J"
[1956?]

DESCRIPTION: 5 TMss. by CS. Includes a review of Jonathan Fryer's biography of Christopher Isherwood and an essay by CS entitled "Israel and the Arabs."

Box: 30 Fold: 10 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "K & L"
[1955?]

DESCRIPTION: 18 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Fitzroy MacLean, Virginia Cowles and Kenneth Rose. AMs of CS' introduction to Richard Aldington's biography of T. E. Lawrence. Transcript of BBC production by CS about Msgr. Ronald A. Knox.

Box: 30 Fold: 11 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "M"
[1970?]

DESCRIPTION: 8 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Aga Khan, Harold Acton, Sir Oswald Mosley. Reference to Rosa Luxemburg, Somerset Maugham and Cathleen Sabina Mann.

Box: 30 Fold: 12 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "N & O"
[1961?]

DESCRIPTION: 14 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Patrick Balfour Lord Kinross, Peter Coats, Seaton Dearden and Ralph Barker. An essay by CS on Marshall Ney. Reference to George Orwell.

Box: 30 Fold: 13 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "P & Q"
[1969?]

DESCRIPTION: 14 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Margaret Laing, Virginia Woolf, John E. Mack and Isaiah Freidman. Reference to T. E. Lawrence and Nigel Nicolson.

Box: 31 Fold: 1 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "R"
[1961?]

DESCRIPTION: 11 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Martin Gilbert and Desmond Stewart. Reference to Sir John Russell and Sir Horace Rumbold. Includes 2 long essays: "Rex et Imperator" about Edward VII and "The Rhine."

Box: 31 Fold: 2 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "S"
[1965?]

DESCRIPTION: 17 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Dame Freya Stark and Trevor Hall. Essays about Sir Mark Sykes, "The Struggle for Israel" and Gertrude Stein.

Box: 31 Fold: 3 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "T"
[1955?]

DESCRIPTION: 5 TMss. by CS. Includes essays "I Tatti", "This Phoney War was Important" and "Thoughts on... the Proclamation of the Israel State".

Box: 31 Fold: 4 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "U"
[1977?]

DESCRIPTION: 5 TMss. by CS. Includes essays entitled "My Unexpected Brother" and "U-Clothing Today." Reference to U and Non-U, Nancy Mitford and Sir Mark Sykes and Frederick George Vinelott, the illegitimate half-brother of CS.

Box: 31 Fold: 5 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "V"
[1965?]

DESCRIPTION: 9 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by Norman Rose, Edward Crankshaw, Bela Szasz and Virginia Woolf. Reference to Nigel Nicolson.

Box: 31 Fold: 6 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - "W"
[1963?]

DESCRIPTION: 12 TMss. by CS. Includes reviews of books by John Bryan III, Evelyn Waugh and Elizabeth Vallance. Reference to Mark Amory, Michael Davie and Edward VIII.

Box: 31 Fold: 7 Book Reviews & Essays, TMss. - Miscellaneous & Untitled
undated

DESCRIPTION: 31 miscellaneous Mss. and fragments. Includes a table of contents for Nancy.

Box: 32 Fold: 1 Clippings & Pamphlets by Sykes - "A, B & C"
07/05/1952 - 09/24/1972

DESCRIPTION: 6 articles by CS on Lady Nancy Astor, Lord Harold Acton, David Astor, the Dukedom of Bedford for Burke's Peerage and the Communist Party in Britain.

Box: 32 Fold: 2 Clippings & Pamphlets by Sykes - "E, H & I"
[1955?]

DESCRIPTION: 10 articles by CS. Includes an article in The New Republic, an article in Optima, a review of Harold Kurtz' The Empress Eugenie. References to the Duchess of Windsor and The Earl of Halifax.

Box: 32 Fold: 3 Clippings & Pamphlets by Sykes - "L & M"
02/05/1955 - 09/28/1969

DESCRIPTION: 5 articles by CS. Includes articles on T. E. Lawrence, Sir Robert Laycock, Dietrich Bonhoffer, Eberhard Bethge and Richard Aldington. Also includes CS' essay, "Lust."

Box: 32 Fold: 4 Clippings & Pamphlets by Sykes - "N, O, P & Q"
05/15/1953 - 09/26/1975

DESCRIPTION: 8 articles by CS. Includes articles on Omar Khayy`am, T. E. Lawrence, Queen Victoria, John E. Mack, F. Spencer Chapman and The Protocols of the Elders of Zion.

Box: 32 Fold: 5 Clippings & Pamphlets by Sykes - "S, T & W"
11/08/1952 - 06/04/1977

DESCRIPTION: 11 articles by CS. Includes to pamphlets about Walter Smart with articles by Lawrence Durrell and Dame Freya Stark. Articles by CS on Queen Elizabeth II, William Shakespeare, and Orde Wingate.

Box: 32 Fold: 6 Tormented Loyalty, Notes - Corres. from AvTzS to Lothia
12/22/1933 - 07/01/1938

DESCRIPTION: Copies of letters from Adam von Trott zu Solz to Lord Lothian in Beijing and C. K. Allen, used by CS in writing Tormented Loyalty.

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