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EVELYN WAUGH - MARY LYGON LETTERS
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Box: 1 Fold: 1 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
5/1930

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 5/1930 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, mentioning that he had his photograph taken. See p. 310, "Diaries."

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1931

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon stating he was bucked off a horse. See p. 57, "Letters."

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1931?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1931? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for the handkerchiefs. He also mentions that he did not get her a present.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1931

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card dated 1931 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, indicating that he will be in London later in the month.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1931?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1931? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with reference to Beryl Nicholson.

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
2/26/1932

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Postcard Signed dated 2/26/1932 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with a picture of a leopard from the London Zoo on the postcard.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
3/30/1932

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 3/30/1932 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, writing an April Fool's joke, mentioning he has a toothache and a stye in his eye, and other matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
4?/1932

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4?/1932 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with references to Lady Diana Cooper, Major Hubert Duggan, and the film "Miracle."

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
5/18/1932

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Note from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, sending a check (retained) dated 5/18/1932 for 70,000 pounds.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
5/1932

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 5/1932 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, indicating that he is back in the Knachtbrill country. Lady Emerald Cunard asked him to London to meet the King of Portugal. References to Lady Diana Cooper, Randolph Churchill, Arthur Waugh, and Hubert Duggan.

Box: 1 Fold: 11 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
9/28/1932?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Partly Printed Document: "Buck's Club Card Account" listing wins and losses at cards. Lists accounts of Lady Mary Lygon ("Blondy"), Lady Dorothy Lygon (Poll), and Jackie Hance.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1932?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1932? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with reference to Waugh's broken back.

Box: 1 Fold: 13 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
4?/1932?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4?/1932? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with reference to the novel "Vile Bodies."

Box: 1 Fold: 14 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1932?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1932? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, regarding a drawing of Waugh's seeming to go on exhibit.

Box: 1 Fold: 15 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1932?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1932? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, regarding an exhibit. Reference to Rudolph Kommer.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1932?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1932? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, regarding a house guest, mentioning British Guiana, and other matters. Reference to Tommy Macdougal, Simon Elwes, Bryan Guiness and Rudolph Kommer.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1932?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1932? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, regarding his back pain.

Box: 1 Fold: 18 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1932?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1932? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for her patience.

Box: 1 Fold: 19 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1932?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1932? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with reference to Hubert Duggan.

Box: 1 Fold: 20 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1932?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1932? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for her hospitality. Reference to Lady Lettice Lygon and Roger Chetwode.

Box: 1 Fold: 21 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
5/5/1933

DESCRIPTION: 1 Postcard dated 5/5/1933 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, stating, "I Wont Sum Barth Buns. Tommy." Postcard bears picture of Grand Pump Room Hotel, Bath.

Box: 1 Fold: 22 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
5/1933

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 5?/1933 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, stating that he had come back.

Box: 1 Fold: 23 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
12/30/1923

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon. Postcard depicts the P.&O.S.S. "Kaiser-i-Hund."

Box: 1 Fold: 24 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
8/1933

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 8/1/1933 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, stating that he had gone to bed.

Box: 1 Fold: 25 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1934?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1934? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, indicating that he felt low.

Box: 1 Fold: 26 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1934

DESCRIPTION: 1 Partly Printed Document regarding Captain J.H. Hance. On Buck's Club stationery, candidate for election.

Box: 1 Fold: 27 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1934?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1934? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for a recent visit.

Box: 1 Fold: 28 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
9?/1934?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 9?/1934? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, indicating that he cannot come to Paris. Reference to Lady Kitty Bronlow and Hubert Duggan.

Box: 1 Fold: 29 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1/14/1935

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 1/14/1935 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, indicating that he cannot come to her party. He mentions that he will write about the Jesuit Edmund Campion.

Box: 1 Fold: 30 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1935

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1935 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, mentioning that he will go to Abyssinia.

Box: 1 Fold: 31 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1935

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Card dated 1935 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon's dog Grainger, inviting him to cocktails.

Box: 1 Fold: 32 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
5?/1936

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed (in French) dated 5?/1936 from Evelyn Waugh. Reference to Lady Mary Lygon's dog being sad without her.

Box: 1 Fold: 33 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
6/8/1936

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card dated 6/8/1936 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, asking her to identify something in the postcard depicting Hotel George V on avenue George V in Paris.

Box: 1 Fold: 34 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
7?/1936

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 7?/1936 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, sent from Grand Hotel de Russie in Rome. Reference to Japanese aggression in China.

Box: 1 Fold: 35 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
11?/1936

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 11?/1936 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with reference to Laura Herbert.

Box: 1 Fold: 36 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1936?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Note dated 1936? regarding breakup of Evelyn Waugh's first marriage or an announcement of his second marriage.

Box: 1 Fold: 37 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1936

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1936 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, saying that he enjoyed his visit. Reference to Bryan Guiness.

Box: 1 Fold: 38 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1936

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1936 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, writing in spite of it being late. Reference to her dog Grainger.

Box: 1 Fold: 39 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
11/16/1938

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 11/16/1938 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, offering condolences on the death of her father.

Box: 1 Fold: 40 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1938?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1938? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, stating that it was nice to hear her voice on the telephone and commenting on other matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 41 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1938?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1938? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with reference to Lord Perry Brownlow and Stonyhurst College.

Box: 1 Fold: 42 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1939

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1939 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, regarding the birth of his son Auberon. Waugh asks Lygon to be his godmother.

Box: 1 Fold: 43 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
12/1939

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1939 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for agreeing to be godmother to his son Auberon, who was christened that morning. Reference to Winston Churchill and Lady Dorothy Lygon.

Box: 1 Fold: 44 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1?/1940?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1?/1940? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for sending a Christmas card to his son Auberon.

Box: 1 Fold: 45 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1/20/1940

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1/20/1940 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for letters of recommendation.

Box: 1 Fold: 46 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
5/1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 5?/1945? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, indicating that he will buy a farm.

Box: 1 Fold: 47 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
9?/1946

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 9?/1946 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with mention of short stories by Hester Chapman and Princess Romanovsky-Pavlovsky.

Box: 1 Fold: 48 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
10/5/1946

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 10/5/1946 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with reference to Lady Dorothy Lygon.

Box: 1 Fold: 49 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
2/27/1946

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card dated 2/27/1946 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for the check.

Box: 1 Fold: 50 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
3/18/1946

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card dated 3?/18/1946 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon.

Box: 1 Fold: 51 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
11/20/1946

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 11/20/1946 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, stating that he was in London yesterday.

Box: 1 Fold: 52 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
9/18/1946

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 9/18/1946 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, indicating that he will be going to London on Monday. Waugh invites her to eat oysters with him at Mr. Mark's and watch a film about doctors.

Box: 1 Fold: 53 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1946

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1946 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, saying that he hopes to attend Jackie Hance's wedding. Describes his plans for attending the wedding.

Box: 1 Fold: 54 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
8/17/1947

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 8/17/1947 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with reference to the "Campion" book. Reference to Lady Nika Hulton and Lady Dorothy Lygon.

Box: 1 Fold: 55 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
12/1947

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 12?/1947 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with reference to Lady Dorothy Lygon..

Box: 1 Fold: 56 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
11?/1950

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 11?/1950 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, mentioning that he just returned from New York and found a letter by her. Reference to "Helena," modern slang, Shakespeare, and Julius Caesar.

Box: 1 Fold: 57 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1950

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1950 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, stating that he had been to Italy. Reference to Henry Yorke.

Box: 1 Fold: 58 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1951

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 1951 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with mention of Auberon Waugh. Reference to "Men at Arms" and the Salvation Army.

Box: 1 Fold: 59 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
9/7/1952

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 9/7/1952 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with a comment about an encyclopedia.

Box: 1 Fold: 60 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
5/5/1956

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 5/5/1956 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for two fine letters. Reference to taking his daughter Margaret to Paris, Peter Watson, and Nancy Mitford.

Box: 1 Fold: 61 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
8?/1956

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 8/1956 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with reference to Lady Dorothy Lygon, acquiring materials for his new mansion, and Auberon Waugh.

Box: 1 Fold: 62 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Dorothy
12/26/1956

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 12/26/1956 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Dorothy Lygon, remarking that it was a joy to have a letter from her. Reference to "Brighton Rock" and Lady Mary Lygon.

Box: 1 Fold: 63 Waugh, Evelyn
5/24/1957

DESCRIPTION: 1 Typed Letter Signed dated 5/24/1957 from Evelyn Waugh: "Lord Stanley of Alderley wishes to be addressed in the style of his senior Barony, Lord Sheffield."

Box: 1 Fold: 64 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
11?/1957

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 11?/1957 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, stating that he wants to send her a Christmas present. Reference to Captain J.H. Hance.

Box: 1 Fold: 65 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
12/16/1957?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 12/16/1957? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, asking her to forgive him for cancelling dinner. Reference to Christmas and plans to come to London.

Box: 1 Fold: 66 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
12/1957?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 12/1957? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, expressing his joy that she will spend the last day of the year with him.

Box: 1 Fold: 67 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
4/26/1959

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 4/26/1959 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon: "Deeply regret that I suspected your honorable firm of sending decaying Burgundy."

Box: 1 Fold: 68 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
9/24/1959

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 9/24/1959 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for a letter. Reference to Hubert Duggan and coming to London October 5.

Box: 1 Fold: 69 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
9/26/1959

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 9/26/1959 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, setting up a meeting.

Box: 1 Fold: 70 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
11/5/1959

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 11/5/1959 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for a birthday present.

Box: 1 Fold: 71 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
2/17/1960

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 2/17/1960 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, regarding his recent travels. Reference to Margaret Waugh, planning to go to Crete, and having been in Italy.

Box: 1 Fold: 72 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
4/18/1960

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 4/18/1960 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, looking forward to dinner tomorrow.

Box: 1 Fold: 73 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
5/11/1950

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 5/12/1960 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, letting her know he will be in London on Friday with his daughter Margaret and requesting that they dine together.

Box: 1 Fold: 74 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
8/21/1960

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Card Signed dated 8/21/1960 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, informing her that he will be in London next Friday. Requests that she dine with him and his daughter Margaret.

Box: 1 Fold: 75 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1960

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1960 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with mention of his trip to Athens. Reference to Lady Dorothy Lygon, Mark O. Grant, the Pope, Auberon Waugh, and Margaret Waugh.

Box: 1 Fold: 76 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
2/1/1961

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 2/1/1961 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, indicating he is happy to hear from her. Reference to H. Rospigliosi and Fr. Philip Caraman.

Box: 1 Fold: 77 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
9/17/1960

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 9/17/1960 from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for sending Lady Dorothy Lygon's letter. Reference to a book being published soon and possibly coming to London.

Box: 1 Fold: 78 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1961?

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1961? from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, thanking her for her letter. Reference to Captain J.H. Hance, Margaret Waugh, and Lady Dorothy Lygon.

Box: 1 Fold: 79 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated Autograph Letter Signed from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, regarding a Christmas present. He was glad to see her last week.

Box: 1 Fold: 80 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated Autograph Note Signed from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon,

Box: 1 Fold: 81 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1930s

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Note Signed dated 1930s from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, with mention of her dog Grainger.

Box: 1 Fold: 82 Waugh, Evelyn to Lygon, Lady Mary
1930s

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Note Signed circa 1930s from Evelyn Waugh to Lady Mary Lygon, asking her to return to Great Britain.

Box: 1 Fold: 83 Lygon, Lady Mary
1930? - 1976

DESCRIPTION: 1 photograph of a painting of a woman with her dog. 1 Autograph Note Signed to "Lady S or Lady Mary" from Malere Bal-chln Wells. 1 Autograph letter Signed from Rosamond to Lady Mary Lygon. 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 4/25/1976 from Lauretta to Lady Mary Lygon.


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