Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Moore mss., 1916-1922, consist of letters from Richard Aldington, 1892-1962, author, and Wyndham Lewis, 1882-1957, author, to Thomas Sturge Moore, 1870-1944, poet and wood engraver.

The Aldington letters, 1919-1922, relate to Aldington's writing, Moore's writing, the periodical Coterie, nineteenth century English poets, Thomas Stearns Eliot, and the need for "a lively literary quarterly."

The Lewis letters, 1916-1918, are concerned with Lewis' writing, Moore's writing, and Lewis' enlisting in the army.

Collection size: 12 items

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