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WRITINGS

I. Writings by Desmond MacCarthy

(Boxes 7-13, folder 13). Writings are filed under the following alphabetically-arranged subjects assigned by Desmond. (See Vertical File for a detailed listing of individual works under each subject.) Types of writings include: dramatic criticism, book reviews, and other articles for newspapers and magazines; talks and lectures; radio broadcasts; short stories and books.


Box 7 Box 8 Box 9 Box 10 Box 11 Box 12 Box 13 Box 14

Box 7

  • Art
  • Art of Reading
  • Bacon, Francis
  • Barrie, James
  • Beerbohm, Max
  • Belloc, Hilaire
  • Bennett, Arnold
  • Bibesco, Elizabeth
  • Bloomsbury
  • Bronte, Charlotte
  • Byron, George Gordon Byron

Box 8

  • Capek, Josef
  • Carlyle, Thomas
  • Carroll
  • Chesterton, Gilbert Keith
  • Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich
  • Claudel, Paul
  • Cobden-Sickert, Ellen Melicent
  • Cocteau, Jean
  • Congreve, William
  • Coward, Noel
  • Craig, Gordon
  • Criticism
  • A Critic's Daybook
  • Dalcroze, Jaques
  • Dane, Clemence
  • D'Annunzio, Gabriele
  • Darwin, Charles Galton
  • Daviot, Gordon
  • Defoe, Daniel
  • de la Mare, Walter
  • Dell, Ethel May
  • de Quincey, Thomas
  • de Selincourt, Ernest
  • Dibdin, Charles
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Din, Nasr-ed
  • Diogenes, etc.
  • Distinguished Villa
  • Dogs
  • Donne, John
  • Dostoevsky, Theodore M.
  • Drama
  • Drinkwater
  • Dryden, John

Box 8 (cont'd)

  • Eliot, T.S.
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • The English Character
  • Firbank, Ronald
  • Fleming, Marjory
  • Ford, Lionel
  • Forster, E. M.
  • Fry, Roger
  • Gallagher, Frank
  • Galsworthy, John
  • The Gentleman
  • Ghosts
  • Gosse, Edmund
  • Granville-Barker, Harley
  • Hardy, Thomas
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Hawtrey, Charles
  • Hazlitt, William
  • Heine, Heinrich
  • Herbert, Aubrey
  • Herrick, Robert
  • Holcroft, Thomas
  • Holmes, Sherlock
  • Hsiung, Shih-li
  • Hughes, Richard
  • Humanities
  • Humour
  • Hunt, Leigh
  • Huxley, Aldous
  • Ibsen, Henrik
  • The Irish Players
  • James, Henry
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Journalists

Box 9

  • Kipling, Rudyard
  • Lamartine, Alphonse de
  • Lamb, Charles
  • Landor, Walter Savage
  • Lang, Andrew
  • Lawrence, D.H.
  • Lee, Vernon
  • Lemaitre, Jules
  • Lipscomb, William Percy
  • Literature
  • Lou˙s, Pierre
  • Lucas, Edward Verrall
  • Lucas, F. L.
  • Lytton, Bulwer
  • Mackenzie, Ronald
  • Maeterlinck, Maurice
  • Marillier, Christabel
  • Martinez Sierra, Gregorio
  • Masculine & Feminine
  • Masefield, John
  • Maugham, Somerset
  • Maurois, Andre
  • Melville
  • Merezhkovsky, Dmitry Sergeyevich
  • Meredith, George
  • Merrick, Hope
  • Milton, John
  • Montaigne, Michel de
  • Moore, George
  • Munro, Charles Kirkpatrick
  • Musset, Alfred de
  • Names
  • Napoleon I
  • New Statesman
  • Nichols, Robert
  • Nicolson, Sir Arthur
  • Nietzsche, Friedrich
  • The Nineteen-Twenties
  • Nonsense
  • The Novel
  • Obey, Andre
  • Obscenity and the Law
  • O'Casey, Sean
  • Old Age
  • O'Neill, Eugene
  • Order of Merit
  • Ould, Hermon
  • Oxford, Lord
  • Pain
  • Paley, Arthur
  • Parnell, Charles Stuart
  • Peacock, Thomas Love
  • Pencraft
  • Penn-Smith, Frank
  • Pepys, Samuel
  • Phillips
  • Pierrot
  • Pinero, Arthur
  • Pirandello, Luigi
  • Pixerecourt, Guilbert de
  • Plimsoll
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Poetry
  • Pope, Alexander
  • Portraits and Criticism
  • Powys, Llewelyn
  • Priestley, J.B.
  • Prince, F.T.
  • Proust, Marcel
  • Psychology and psychoanalysis
  • Pushkin, Aleksandr Sergeevich

Box 10

  • Rabelais, Francois
  • Reason and common sense
  • Religion
  • Renan, Ernest
  • Richardson and Proust
  • Ricketts, Charles
  • Ritchie, Arthur
  • Robespierre, Maximilien
  • Robinson, Lennox
  • Romanticists
  • Roseberry, Lord
  • Rossetti family
  • Rothschild, Henri de
  • Rousseau, Jean Jacques
  • Ruskin, John
  • Russian literature,
  • Russian stories
  • Saintsbury, George
  • Sala, George Augustus
  • Sanger, Lord George
  • Santayana, George
  • Savoir, Alfred
  • Schopenhauer, Arthur
  • Scott, Sir Walter
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shaw, George Bernard
  • Sheppard, Jack
  • Sheridan, Richard Brinsley
  • Sherwood, Robert Emmet
  • Short stories,
  • Sidney, Sir Philip
  • Sign of the World's End
  • Simenon, Georges
  • Sitwell, Osbert
  • Sitwell, Edith
  • Smith, Sydney
  • Social Distinctions in the Past
  • Speeches
  • Spiders

Box 11

  • Stael, Madame de
  • Statues and Tailors
  • Stein, Gertrude
  • Stendahl
  • Stephen, Leslie
  • Sterne, Laurence
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • Strachey, Lytton
  • Strindberg, August
  • Style
  • Sudermann, Hermann
  • Suffragettes
  • Surtees, Robert Smith
  • Swift, Jonathan
  • Swinburne, Algernon Charles
  • Symons, Arthur
  • Synge, John Millington
  • Talks
  • Talleyrand-Perigord, Charles
  • Taylor, Jeremy
  • Tears
  • Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, baron
  • Tetrazzini, Luisa
  • Thackeray, William Makepeace
  • Theatre Galley
  • Thompson, Francis
  • To a Day Dreamer
  • Toller, Ernst
  • Tolstoy, Alexei
  • Toynbee, William
  • Tragedy
  • Translation
  • Travel books
  • Tree, Sir Herbert
  • Trelawny, Edward John
  • Trevelyan, George Macaulay
  • Treves, Sir Frederick
  • Trollope, Anthony
  • Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich
  • Van Gogh, Vincent
  • Verlaine, Paul
  • Verne, Jules
  • Vildrac, Charles
  • Vinci, Leonardo da
  • Voltaire
  • Wallace, Edgar
  • Walpole, Horace
  • Walpole, Hugh
  • Walpole, Robert
  • Walters, [Miss]
  • War books
  • Watson, Sir William
  • Webb, Beatrice
  • Webling, Archie Frederic
  • Webster, John
  • Wellington, Arthur Wellesley
  • Wells, H.G.
  • Wharton, Edith
  • White, Gilbert
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Wilder, Thornton
  • Williams, Emlyn
  • Wilson, Harriette
  • Winter, Keith
  • The Wonder Zoo
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Words
  • Writing
  • Wyatt, Thomas
  • Yeats, Jack Butler
  • Yeats, William Butler
  • Zangwill, Israel
  • Zweig, Stefan

Box 12

  • folders 1-3: Unidentified writings and miscellaneous pages
  • folders 4-11: 14 Notebooks
  • folders 12-18: Alphabetical and chronological lists of articles including those written for Eyewitness, 1911-1912, New Statesman, 1913-1928, The Sunday Times, 1928-1952
  • folders 19-26: Tear sheets of articles written by Desmond from the following newspapers/magazines: Empire Review, The Eyewitness, The Listener, The New Statesman, 1905-1941, and The New Witness

Box 13

  • folders 1-11: Tear sheets from the series "The World of Books" in The Sunday Times, 1928-1952
    Four scrapbooks containing clippings for the series "The World of Books" in The Sunday Times: 1938, 1939, 1949/50, March 1950 to May 1952
  • folders 12: Tear sheets and clippings from other magazines and newspapers
  • folders 13: Tear sheets from Live and Letters

II. Writings by Molly MacCarthy

Box 13

  • folder 14: Notes on Bloomsbury
  • folder 15: A Pier and A Band (contract only)
  • folder 16: Retrospect, Sept. 1939-Feb.1941
  • folder 17: Miscellaneous pages

III. Writings by Others

Box 13

  • folder 18:
    • British Orchids, "...with love from Jocelyn [Brooke], Christmas 1950 "First Published 1917"
    • "A correspondent..." Article about Theodore Llewelyn Davies
    • 'Esseta Emar [poem], Sept. 1914
    • Extracts from Mr. Punch's History of Modern England, Vol. IV, by Charles L. Graves
  • folder 19:
    • The Garden of Delights, poem by Ursula (Lock) Vaughan Williams
    • The Hound of Heaven, by Betsy Graves Reyneau
    • The Last of Miss Vellum, by ?
    • A Note on Desmond MacCarthy, by Jocelyn Brooke
    • Note on Falstaff's Hallucinations, by Sydney J. Cole, Feb. 1944
    • The Real Tripitaka, by Arthur Waley
    • Resolution passed at the Congress of Intellectuals in Wroclaw,
  • folder 20: Clippings and tear sheets of articles about Desmond
  • folders 21-24: Reviews of Desmond's books: Criticism, Experience, Life and Letters, and Portraits

Box 14

  • folders 1-4: Miscellaneous clippings and tear sheets

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