skip to content
Christopher Isherwood correspondence with John Lehmann, 1931-1973. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Christopher Isherwood correspondence with John Lehmann, 1931-1973.

Author: Christopher Isherwood
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Manuscript   Book : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Collection contains letters from Isherwood to Lehmann, carbon copies of replies from Lehmann, and photocopies of several letters, without originals, which came with the collection. Letters discuss Isherwood's life in Europe and America, the political situation in Berlin and London prior to and during World War II, and his interest in Indian Vedanta philosophy.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Archives
Named Person: W H Auden; Don Bachardy; E M Forster; Christopher Isherwood; Richard Isherwood; John Lehmann; William Plomer; Stephen Spender; Edward Upward; Berthold Viertel; Virginia Woolf
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Archival Material, Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Isherwood
OCLC Number: 702152802
Description: 0.2 linear ft. (1 box and 1 portfolio)

Abstract:

Collection contains letters from Isherwood to Lehmann, carbon copies of replies from Lehmann, and photocopies of several letters, without originals, which came with the collection. Letters discuss Isherwood's life in Europe and America, the political situation in Berlin and London prior to and during World War II, and his interest in Indian Vedanta philosophy.

The letters also discuss the writing, publishing, critical reception, and theatrical adaptations of Isherwood's works, critical analysis of many of Lehmann's works, and commentary on the lives and works of many important literary figures of the time, including W. H. Auden, E. M. Forster, William Plomer, Stephen Spender, Edward Upward, Berthold Viertel, Virginia Woolf and many others. Also mentioned are Isherwood's companion, the artist Don Bachardy, and two literary journals founded by Lehmann, New Writing and the London Magazine. Also included is one letter from Richard Isherwood, Christopher's brother, to Lehmann, several letters to Lehmann from third parties concerning Isherwood, and a typescript of Isherwood's poem "On His Queerness."

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/702152802>
library:oclcnum"702152802"
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/702152802>
rdf:typeschema:CreativeWork
rdf:typelibrary:ArchiveMaterial
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:creator
schema:description"The letters also discuss the writing, publishing, critical reception, and theatrical adaptations of Isherwood's works, critical analysis of many of Lehmann's works, and commentary on the lives and works of many important literary figures of the time, including W. H. Auden, E. M. Forster, William Plomer, Stephen Spender, Edward Upward, Berthold Viertel, Virginia Woolf and many others. Also mentioned are Isherwood's companion, the artist Don Bachardy, and two literary journals founded by Lehmann, New Writing and the London Magazine. Also included is one letter from Richard Isherwood, Christopher's brother, to Lehmann, several letters to Lehmann from third parties concerning Isherwood, and a typescript of Isherwood's poem "On His Queerness.""
schema:description"Collection contains letters from Isherwood to Lehmann, carbon copies of replies from Lehmann, and photocopies of several letters, without originals, which came with the collection. Letters discuss Isherwood's life in Europe and America, the political situation in Berlin and London prior to and during World War II, and his interest in Indian Vedanta philosophy."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/787030767>
schema:genre"Archives"
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Christopher Isherwood correspondence with John Lehmann,"
schema:url

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.