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THE CHRISTOPHER SYKES PAPERS
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Box: 6 Fold: 1 Halle, Kay
11/06/1965 - 03/04/1980

DESCRIPTION: 20 ALSs from Kay Halle to CS regarding Winston and Randolph Churchilland her writings about them. References to Evelyn Waugh's biography and Baron Patrick Kinross.

Box: 6 Fold: 2 Hamish Hamilton, Ltd.
01/06/1947 - 12/06/1975

DESCRIPTION: 9 TLSs and 5 ALSs from Hamish Hamilton to CS regarding the publication of Four Studies in Loyalty, Nancy Mitford's Noblesse Oblige and Harold Kurtz' biography of Marshall Ney.

Box: 6 Fold: 3 Harrod, Sir Roy and Billa, Lady
12/04/1959 - 06/02/1981

DESCRIPTION: 17 ALSs from Sir Roy and Lady Billa Harrod to CS with carbons from CS mostly personal. References to a possible biography of Cecil Rhodes by CS, Sir John Betjeman and to a BBC soap opera, "Crossroads".

Box: 6 Fold: 4 Hart-Davis, Sir Rupert
04/26/1954 - 02/03/1976

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs, 1 ALS and 2 ACSs from Sir Rupert Hart-Davis to CS regarding the letters of Maurice Baring and Oscar Wilde and the biography of Evelyn Waugh. References to Lady Diana and Lord Alfred Duff Cooper.

Box: 6 Fold: 5 Hartley, Leslie P.
01/01/1954 - 05/12/1955

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALSs from Leslie P. Hartley to CS regarding Hartley's novel The Go-Between and BBC's Third Programme. Reference to Lady Sybil Colefax.

Box: 6 Fold: 6 Harwood, George
07/21/1954 - 11/25/1980

DESCRIPTION: 13 ALSs from George Harwood to CS mostly personal regarding South Africa, Adam von Trott zu Solz and Tormented Loyalty.

Box: 6 Fold: 7 Hayward, John
03/07/1943 - 10/31/1971

DESCRIPTION: 14 ALSs from John Hayward to CS mostly personal with many references to T. S. Eliot, including a letter about an issue of The Book Collector dedicated to Eliot. 1 ALSs from A. N. L. Munby and 1 ALSs from Diana Oakeley about Hayward's death. Newsclippings.

Box: 6 Fold: 8 Head, Anthony, 1st Viscount and Dorothy, Viscountess
05/31/1955 - 08/10/1978

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLSs and 4 ALSs from Anthony, Viscount and Dorothy, Viscountess Head with carbons from CS mostly personal. Reference to Evelyn Waugh's biography.

Box: 6 Fold: 9 Heygate, Sir John
01/28/1965 - 12/12/1975

DESCRIPTION: 6 ALSs from Sir John Heygate to CS regarding Evelyn Waugh's biography and Tormented Loyalty. References to David Astor and Peter Bielenberg. Includes 2 ALSs from Eleanor Campbell-Orde, sister of Agatha Christie, to Heygate referring to Waugh and Acton.

Box: 6 Fold: 10 Hoare, (Lucy) Joan, Lady
09/13/1954 - 01/24/1972

DESCRIPTION: 7 ALS from Lady Lucy Joan Hoare to CS regarding her writing. Reference to her husband, Sir Reginald Hoare.

Box: 6 Fold: 11 Holland, Vyvyan
May 6 [?]

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Vyvyan Holland to CS regarding a visit by Holland to CS's home.

Box: 6 Fold: 12 Hollis, Christopher
01/17/1967 - 05/16/1977

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs and 5 ACSs from Christopher Hollis to CS regarding a BBC program on Evelyn Waugh and the death of Laura Waugh. References to Robert Byron and Lady Daphne Acton. 1 ALS from Madelaine Hollis regarding Christopher Hollis' death.

Box: 6 Fold: 13 Hollis, Christopher, Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: 3 copies each of TMss of 3 essays on the life of Evelyn Waugh by Christopher Hollis: "Evelyn Waugh at Oxford", "Evelyn Waugh: The First Years of Catholicism", and "Evelyn Waugh: The Later Years of his Catholicism."

Box: 6 Fold: 14 Hopkinson, Diana
11/17/1939 - 11/06/1968

DESCRIPTION: 9 ALSs from Diana Hopkinson to CS and 2 ALSs from Hopkinson to David Astor all regarding Adam von Trott zu Solz and Tormented Loyalty. Reference to Julie Braun-Vogelstein.

Box: 6 Fold: 15 Howard, George
04/08/1975

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from George Howard to CS granting CS permission to use a photo of Castle Howard in Evelyn Waugh's biography. Reference to Brideshead Revisited.

Box: 6 Fold: 16 Jerrold, Douglas
03/16/1953 - 12/31/1958

DESCRIPTION: t TLSs from Douglas Jerrold at Eyre & Spottiswoode, Ltd. to CS regarding the possible publication of a biography of Edward VII by CS. Reference to Thomas F. Burns.

Box: 6 Fold: 17 Johnson, Pamela Hansford
10/12/1953

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Pamela Hansford Johnson regarding BBC adaptations of Daughters and Sons, A Family and A Fortune, and Men and Wives, novels by Dame Ivy Compton-Burnett.

Box: 6 Fold: 18 Kedourie, Elie
[1956?] - 04/12/1976

DESCRIPTION: 3 articles and 4 ALSs from Elie Kedourie to CS regarding the history of Israel and book reviews. References to J. C. Hurewitz' Struggle for Palestine.

Box: 6 Fold: 19 Kinross, (John) Patrick Balfour, 3rd Baron, 1948 - 1951
01/20/1948 - 11/28/1951

DESCRIPTION: 3 ACSs and 1 ALS from Patrick Balfour Lord Kinross to CS regarding his travels in Germany, Greece and Turkey.

Box: 6 Fold: 20 Kinross, (John) Patrick Balfour, 3rd Baron, 1952 - 1954
01/30/1952 - 11/21/1954

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs from Patrick Balfour Lord Kinross to CS regarding his travels in Cyprus and The Answer to Question 33.

Box: 6 Fold: 21 Kinross, (John) Patrick Balfour, 3rd Baron, 1957 - 1959
03/17/1957 - 09/22/1959

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALSs from Patrick Balfour Lord Kinross to CS regarding the BBC, CS's trip to the U. S., and to Kay Halle.

Box: 6 Fold: 22 Kinross, (John) Patrick Balfour, 3rd Baron, 1962 - 1969
12/30/1962 - 01/07/1969

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs from Patrick Balfour Lord Kinross to CS regarding Evelyn Waugh and Tormented Loyalty. Includes an essay on Waugh and Kinross by Kinross.

Box: 6 Fold: 23 Kinross, (John) Patrick Balfour, 3rd Baron, 1972 - 1973
08/17/1972 - 08/03/1973

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs from Patrick Balfour Lord Kinross to CS regarding a biography of Aubrey Herbert and to Nancy. Reference to Harold Kurtz.

Box: 6 Fold: 24 Kinross, (John) Patrick Balfour, 3rd Baron, 1974 - 1976
01/30/1974 - 05/28/1976

DESCRIPTION: 6 ALSs and 1 ACS from Patrick Balfour Lord Kinross to CS regarding the biographies of Evelyn Waugh and Aubrey Herbert. References to the letters of Hilaire Belloc, Auberon Waugh and Katherine Asquith.

Box: 6 Fold: 25 Kinross, (John) Patrick Balfour, 3rd Baron, Regarding
02/22/1967 - 07/20/1976

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous material about Patrick Balfour Lord Kinross. Includes an interview of Kinross by CS about Evelyn Waugh for the BBC, an obituary written by CS of Kinross, and two letters from Kinross' son, David Balfour 4th Lord Kinross.

Box: 6 Fold: 26 Knox, Msgr. Ronald A.
11/25/1950 - 12/23/1950

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALSs from Monsignor Ronald Knox to CS mostly personal. Reference to Katherine Asquith. Includes a translation by Knox of a Papal Bull, "Munificentissimus Deus."

Box: 6 Fold: 27 Kurtz, Harold, 1952 - 1959
04/14/1952 - 06/17/1959

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALSs and 10 TLSs from Harold Kurtz to CS regarding a Marshall Ney's biography by Kurtz, Orde Wingate's biography by Sykes, The Empress Eugenie. References to Hamish Hamilton and Monica Wingate.

Box: 6 Fold: 28 Kurtz, Harold, 1963 - 1967
10/08/1963 - 05/24/1967

DESCRIPTION: 6 ALS sand 10 TLSs from Harold Kurtz to CS regarding Kurtz' biography of Marshall Ney, The Empress Eugenie and Tormented Loylalty. References to Patience Collier, , The Kaiser and His Times and Michael Balfour.

Box: 6 Fold: 29 Kurtz, Harold, 1968 - 1969
05/21/1968 - 10/02/1969

DESCRIPTION: 17 ALSs from Harold Kurtz to CS regarding Adam von Trott zu Solz and Tormented Loyalty. References to R. H. S. Crossman, David Astor, Die Zeit and Nancy Mitford.

Box: 6 Fold: 30 Kurtz, Harold, 1970 - 1972
05/08/1970 - 09/03/1972

DESCRIPTION: 11 ALSs and 2 TLSs from Harold Kurtz to CS regarding Nancy, Edward Duke of Windsor and Pedantry, Ltd. References to Evelyn Waugh's diaries, A. D. Peters and Felix Markham.

Box: 6 Fold: 31 Kurtz, Harold, Regarding
12/23/1972 - 07/15/1973

DESCRIPTION: 4 letters from various people regarding the death of Harold Kurtz: 1 ALS from J. Hamish Hamilton, 1 ALS from George Kurtz, 1 TLS from James Joll, and 1 TLS from John Johnson. Includes a eulogy on Kurtz.

Box: 7 Fold: 1 Lamb, Lady Pansy (Pakenham)
05/06/1975 - 10/12/1975

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALSs from Lady Pansy Lamb to CS regarding permisssion to use a photo of a portrait of Evelyn Waugh own by Lamb in CS's biography of Waugh. Reference to Henry Lamb.

Box: 7 Fold: 2 Lancaster, Sir Osbert
11/11/1964 - 10/19/1975

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALSs from Sir Osbert Lancaster to CS regarding Evelyn Waugh and Sir Max Beerbohm. Reference to A Handful of Dust.

Box: 7 Fold: 3 Laycock, Maj.-Gen. Sir Robert
January 12, 1967 - 1976

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from Maj.-Gen. Sir Robert Laycock to Christopher Sykes regarding a BBC show about Evelyn Waugh. 3 carbons from CS regarding a biography of Laycock by CS for the Dictionary of National Biography. 1 ALS from Peter Laycock.

Box: 7 Fold: 4 Lehmann, Beatrix
May 3, 1954 [?] - 05/03/1954

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALSs and 1 ACS from Beatrix Lehmann to CS regarding a BBC show about Marshal Ney. Reference to David Magarshack.

Box: 7 Fold: 5 Lehmann, John
10/02/1953 - 11/17/1953

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS and 1 TLS from John Lehmann to CS asking CS for contributions to the newly founded London Magazine and thanking CS for a copy of A Song of a Shirt.

Box: 7 Fold: 6 Lehmann, Rosamund
12/04/1953

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Rosamund Lehmann to CS regarding a tea at her home with Dame Ivy Compton-Burnett and Beatrix Lehmann. Reference to Peter Ustinov.

Box: 7 Fold: 7 Leigh, Vivien
November 2, 1949 - 1967

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS and 1 ALS from Vivien Leigh to CS thanking him for a copy of his book, Character & Situation. Includes an obituary by CS of Leigh. References to Sir Laurence Olivier.

Box: 7 Fold: 8 Leighton, Margaret
06/22/1953 - 06/24/1974

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs and 7 ALSs from Margaret Leighton to CS mostly personal with reference to a show written by Dame Ivy Compton-Burnett. Reference to Sir Joh Gielgud.

Box: 7 Fold: 9 Leslie, Sir Shane
12/01/1946 - 01/01/1947

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALSs from Sir Shane Leslie to CS mostly personal. Reference to Sir Mark Sykes.

Box: 7 Fold: 10 Londonderry, Edw. Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 8th Marquess of
01/17/1952

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Edward Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 8th Marquess of Londonderry to CS regarding the death of the Marquess' wife.

Box: 7 Fold: 11 Longford, Francis 7th Earl of and Elizabeth Countess of
12/03/1961 - 09/09/1976

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALSs from Francis 7th Earl of Longford and 3 ALSs from Elizabeth Countess of Longford regarding Harold Kurtz and Nancy. Reference to Pillar.

Box: 7 Fold: 12 Lovat, Laura, Lady
07/10/1954

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Lady Laura Lovat to CS regarding her biography of Maurice Baring.

Box: 7 Fold: 13 Lubbock, Adelaide
08/22/1952 - 12/07/1978

DESCRIPTION: 14 ALSs from Adelaide Lubbock to CS mostly personal with references to the publication of her book, Australian Roundabout.

Box: 7 Fold: 14 Lunn, Phyllis, Lady
03/16/1976 - 03/22/1976

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from Lady Phyllis Lunn soon after the death of her husband, Sir Arnold Lunn. Discusses Sir Lunn's views on Msgr. Ronald Knox and Evelyn Waugh. References to CS's biographies of Waugh and Nancy Astor.

Box: 7 Fold: 15 Lygon, Lady Dorothy
03/20/1970 - 10/26/1975

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALSs from Lady Dorothy Lygon to CS regarding Evelyn Waugh's biography and the death of Sir Richard Sykes. References to "Miss Jagger" and Lady Mary Lygon.

Box: 7 Fold: 16 Macaulay, Dame (Emilie) Rose
10/02/1956

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Dame (Emilie) Rose Macaulay to CS regarding the Third Programme. Reference to Patick Balfour Lord Kinross.

Box: 7 Fold: 17 Mackenzie, Sir Compton, 1952 - 1953
11/28/1952 - 04/08/1953

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Sir Compton Mackenzie to CS regarding a BBC production on the life of George V.

Box: 7 Fold: 18 Mackenzie, Sir Compton, 1959 - 1962
07/13/1959 - 01/30/1962

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS and 1 ACS from Sir Compton Mackenzie to CS a BBC production of On Moral Courage. Includes 3 fan letters to Mackenzie for his work on "The Days of the Kaiser."

Box: 7 Fold: 19 Mackenzie, Sir Compton, 1963 - 1964
03/04/1963 - 04/13/1964

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLSs from Sir Compton Mackenzie to CS mostly personal. Reference to the Wardour Church Fund and to the Royal Society of Literature.

Box: 7 Fold: 20 Mallet, Sir Victor
11/04/1935 - 12/19/1946

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS and 1 ALS from Sir Victor Mallet to CS regarding his travels in Iran and his station in Madrid. Reference to Lady Peggy Mallet, Four Studies in Loyalty and possibly to Robert Byron.

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