Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Megroz mss., 1922-1948, consist of the correspondence of Rodolphe Louis Megroz, 1891- , journalist and lecturer of London, England, concerning his publications about Joseph Conrad, 1857-1924, novelist.

The correspondents are Mrs. Jessie (George) Conrad, Joseph Conrad, Richard Herbert Ingpen De La Mare, Sir Geoffrey Cust Faber, Edward Garnett, Emanuel Miller, Sir David Low, Rodolphe Louis Megroz, A. J. B. Paterson, John H. Roberts, George Sampson, and Henry Major Tomlinson.

Included with the collection are photographs of Joseph Conrad and his younger son, John Alexander, and Mrs. Jessie (George) Conrad and her elder son, Alfred Borys, both taken in Cracow, Poland, in July, 1914. Both photographs were published with the article by Megroz about "Joseph Conrad: man and artist" in The Bookman for August, 1926 (Lilly PR6005 .O4 Z731).

Collection size: 43 items

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