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Series IV. Outgoing Correspondence [series]:
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Undated - 1907
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GBS : Autograph Note to Unknown
[n.p.] The [pound sign] 500 can begin on the 1st June

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GBS : Autograph Note to Unknown
[n.p.] Say there is a statutory right of reasonable quotation,

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Unknown
[Westminster] Dear Sir, As you have been a good friend to the Labour Research Department [Written on Labour Research Department letterhead asking for donations.]

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GBS : Typed Letter[draft] Signed to Editor of "The Nation"
[n.p.] Sir/ May I again point out the cruel absurdities in which we have been landed [Regarding the case of Stephen Hobhouse.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Henry Kiell Ayliff
[n.p.] Would a Chaplin moustache be a breach of faith

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GBS :Typed Letter[draft] Signed to Governors of St. Bartholomew's Hospital
[n.p.] The Governors of St. Bartholomew's Hospital having inteded to entertain

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GBS : Typed Letter to Dr. Inches
[n.p.] Dear Dr. Inches, I have a tragic tale to tell of that unique juicer.

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GBS : Autograph Note to [Blanche Patch]
[London] Male servants licens abolished after January 1937.

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GBS : Autograph Letter to [Blanche Patch]
Ayot St. Lawrence; Can you do with [pound sign] 500? Net?

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GBS : Autograph Letter to [Blanche Patch]
[n.p.] In the study/ Bernard's Brethren, typed copy bound in red cloth.

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GBS : Envelope addressed to Miss Ethel Shaw
Torquay; [In Shaw's hand]

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GBS : Autograph Note to Charles Thomas
[n.p.] This is on no account to be inserted in the Music article [Envelope is addressed to Robson & Son, Printers; note on envelope directs Shaw to "Please send this at once by hand to" Dobson & Son. Plus a note by B.F. Burgunder identifying Thomas.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter[shorthand, draft] to R. G. Walford
[n.p.] Dear Mr. Walford/ The Society of Authors has sent me your letter about televising [Includes typed transcription of letter]

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GBS : Envelope Addressed to Mrs. Gordon Walters
[Hertshire] [Adressed to Mrs. Gordon Walters [Ethel Shaw] in Shaw's hand.]

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GBS : Autograph Note
[n.p.] Immaturity [Presumably the identification card Shaw inserted beneath the string of the manuscript bundle. With note explaining it's significance, signed FEL.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to John Manger Fells
[n.p.] My dear Fells/ I hereby solemnly undertake 9without in any was pledging myself) to submit

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Edwin Habgood
London; Ha! ha! ha! Health, education, and recreation: What a dog you are! [Included is typed transcription plus 2 leaf copy of original letter.]

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Mrs. Emery Walker
London; Dear Mrs. Walker, Never shilst I live will I steal a handkerchief again.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Harold Wright
London; Dear Wright/ I give you my word that the enclosed is the first five shillings

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Harold Wright
London; Dear Wright/ You looked as if you wanted to sit on the safety valve this evening.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Harold Wright
London; Dear Wright/ We are indeed at the gates of hell;

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Jenny Patterson
London; As to Beatty, do as you please. Only remember that - [On verso is Jenny's reply to Shaw, dated Wednesday. Included is 2 leaf note by B.F. Burgunder and a photograph of each side of the leaf.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Alice Lockett
London; My dear Alice/ I swear by the spirit of Nature's author, which is in the hills, [With 3 photographic copies of the letter and one of the envelope along with negatives.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Frances E. (Trickett) Archer
London; Dear Mrs. Archer/ I have at last made time to go carefully through your MS;

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Mr. Bartlett
London; Dear Bartlett/ If it were possible for me to belong to the Bloomsbury Society

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Walter J. Evans
London;Dear Sir/ In Social Democracy there is practically infinite scope for courage, [With 2 page typed transcription]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Tighe Hopkins
London; Dear Hopkins/ In vain all these friendly remonstrances. [With 9 page typed transcription.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Tighe Hopkins
London; Dear Hopkins/ I return R's letter, for which thanks.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Grant Richards
London; Henry & Leo have bust up their business [With note from B.F. Burgunder.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter[card] Signed to Charles Thomas
London; Dear Mr. Thomas/ There has been nothing doing in the musical line;

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Jacob Thomas Grein
London; Dear Sir/ Could you put off the Ibsen evening to next year?

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to J. M. Strudwick
London; A proof of my article has just come to hand.

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Charles Thomas
London; Dear Mr. Thomas/ My bad habits are altogether the fault of Spottiswoodes.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Charles Thomas
London; Dear Mr. Thomas/ There is absolutely nothing doing in the way of music now.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Charles Thomas
London; Dear Mr. Thomas/ Nothing happened last week that I could write about

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Charles Thomas
London; Dear Mr. Thomas/ You have no doubt noticed that Harris (Sir Augustus) has resolved to boycott

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Charles Thomas
London; Dear Mr. Thomas/ What are the regulations under which my last article was disqualified?

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Charles Thomas
London;Dear Mr. Thomas/ This is mere cruelty to animals.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to H. Berwick
London;Dear Sir/ I have to lecture at Norwood on the 19th.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to H. Berwick
London; Dear Sir/ I find that I shall be out of town in January

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Jacob Thomas Grein
London; Dear Grein/ You ask me for particulars about the play.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed toHenry W. Massingham
London; Dear Messingham/ Mrs. Messingham has just written to me to ask about Mrs. Behnke.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Elizabeth Robins
London; Oh my Saint Elizabeth, holy and consoling, [With note from B.F. Burgunder]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to C. D. Yates
London; Dear Yatess/ I look forward with the greatest misgiving to the World's progress

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to C. D. Yates
London; My dear Yates/ I thought it possible that the command might be taken by Major Griffiths,

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GBS Typed Letter Signed to Major Arthur Griffiths
London; Dear Major Griffiths/ Not a bit of it : there is no objection in the world on my part

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Charles Thomas
London; Dear Mr. Thomas/ It occurs tome that as those books ought, I suppose, to be reviewed,

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Charles Charrington
London; I have just had a telegram to say that the license must be for the Theatre Royal, [With note from B.F. Burgunder]

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GBS : Autograph Letterpostcard] Signed to J. W[erner] L[aurie]
London; Dear Sir/ The remittance is all right : there was no question of a presentation.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to T. Fisher Unwin
London; Dear Fisher Unwin/ I have just had notice that the Fabian committee meeting

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GBS : Typed Letter[mimeograph] Signed to Ellen Terry
London; [ Correspondence between Ellen Terry and Bernard Shaw. Taken from "Ellen Terry & Bernard Shaw: A Correspondence" for Radio Broadcast on the occasion of Ellen Terrery's birthday]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Sally Fairchild
London; Sally Fairchild/ If you send any "nice, pretty, ambitious little girl who is an actress" to me, [Fairchild was talking about Ethel Barrymore as metioned in a note from M.A. DeW. H[owe]. Included is a 2 page note from B.F. Burgunder.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Charles Charrington
London; Thanks for the fiver. I am not pressed just now;

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Charles Charrington
London; Excuse me - I forgot to acknowledge the fiver. Many thanks;

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Jaegers Sanitary Wollen Co.
London; I am sorry to say that the Daily Mail telegram is not sound commercial security

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Sydney Cockerell
London; You should have let me do the art lectures

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Mrs. Kennedy
London; Dear Mrs. Kennedy/ I am invalided just at present, or I should ask Mr. Kennedy

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed toEdward R. Pease
Haslemere, Surrey; Dear Pease/ Is Mrs. Morgan Thomas still a member?

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GBS : Autograph Letter [draft] to [London Councilman?]
[London] Dear Sir/ I greatly regret that I shall be unable to attend the meeting

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Clarence Rook
London; Dear Rook/ I have just heard incidentally, through my acquaintance with Cunnighame Graham's people,

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to H. S. Salt
London; I called at Holbein House on Saturday evening, [With typed transcription and envelope]

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GBS : Typed Letter[copy?] Signed to Walter Crane
London; My dear Crane/ All this seems to me to be true of the case of the natives

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Mr. McCleary
London; Dear McCleary/ Forgive me for reminding you, but you have not yet,

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Charles Thomas
London; Dear Mr. Thomas/ Mr. Hanson Lewis has submitted the enclosed interview to me.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Harley Granville-Barker
London; Dear Mr. Barker. If this reaches you in Maine, [With dealer's description]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Mr. Close
London;Dear Mr. Close/ I begin to see that there was a special Providence in your being Church warden

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GBS : Typed Letter[printed] Signed to Mrs. Bertrand Russell
London; Please do not be misled by the recent newspaper paragraphs [With note by B.F. Burgunder]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Mr. Chrchwarden [Mr. Close?]
London;Dear Mr. Churchwarden/ What about Friday? Yesterday I went for the first time

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Mr. Chrchwarden [Mr. Close?]
London; Dear Mr. Churchwarden/ This is simply damnable - red ruin and the breaking up of laws.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Matthew Hale Douglas
London; Dear Sir/ You seem to be an extremely sentimental college

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to T. Fisher Unwin
Guildford; Dear Fisher Unwin/ For such a book as you sugges we are, I am afraid, a day after the fair.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Frank Plowright
London; You can't get any theatre for rehearsals in the evening

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to W. J. Douglas
London; Dear Sir/ Go to the nearest Town Hall and sit in the ratepayers gallery [ With dealer's description]

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GBS : Autograph Letter[copy, printed] Signed to Courtenay Thorpe
Guildford; Courtenay's letter has just come.[Printed in The Frances W. and H. Jack Lang Letter Collection Catalogue at Case Western Reserve University Libraries, p. 27, with description.]

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Kate (Dickens) Perugini
London; My dear Mrs. Kate/ I got your letter at Siena; but I have had to wrait for a little lull

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to William Butler Yeats
London; I have it quite seriously in my head to write an Irish play

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GBS : Typed Letter [copy] Signed to Edward Pease
Stracher, Loch Tyne; Dear Pease, I cnnot attend the Executive on Friday, [With note from B. F. Burgunder]

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GBS : Autograph & Typed Letters[copies] Signed to Brentano's
London; [Copies of many letters to Brentano's.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to J. E. Brydone
London; Dear Sir/ I quite sympathize with your objection to the present high rating;

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Brentano's
London; Dear Sirs/ I have only j8ust returned from a holiday in Rome.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Editor of the "Saturday Review"
[London?] Mislaid this until 21/4/05, when I returned the cheque [Note written on acknowledgement receipt; with dealer's description]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Rosina Filippi
[London?] My dear Miss Filippi/ Whjat is this I hear about your being engaged to Hicks [With copy of verso of letter]

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GBS : Autograph Letter [postcard] Signed to Brentano's
Derry, Rosscarbery, Co., Cork; The copyright law as to the I. K. is as follows.

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Millicent Murby
London; My dear Miss Murby/ I advise you not to make yourself dependent on acting for your livelihood.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[draft] Signed to Editor of the "Standard"
London; Sir- In the notice of my play in your issue of yesterday,

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Edward R. Pease
Hafody Bryn, Llanbedr; Dear Pease/ Maude has got Dent on the brain. [With dealer's description]

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Brentano's
Llanbedr, Merionethshire; In a bibliography which has just [been] compiled for me

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Archibald Henderson
Hafod y Bryn, Llanbedr, Merionethshire; Mr dear Henderson/ You must restrain your enthusiasm for photogiavure, [With dealer's transcription and description.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter [postcard] Signed to Gladys M. Rees
Hafod y Bryn, Llanbedr, Merionethshire; I quite appreciate the suggestion : in fact I have thought sponaneously of doing something

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Edgar Jepson
Hafod y Bryn, Llanbedr, Merionethshire; C. H. Norman, an S. D. F.er who has been down here

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed toMrs. [Pakenham?] Beatty
Hafod y Bryn, Llanbedr, Merionethshire; Dear Mrs. Beatty/ It is possible to get from 3 1/2 to 4 % on investments

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Ben Iden Payne
Hafod y Bryn, Llanbedr, Merionethshire; I got your letter too late to wire.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Rosina Filippi
London; Dear Miss Filippi/ Yes, by all means. At the end of the second act,

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1908 -1915
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GBS : Typed Letter [fragment, draft?] to Messrs. Schneider and Jablonski
[n.p.] ... That the entirely new passages, as distinct from more unimportnat revisions... [Pages 3 and 4 only; corrected by hand. Recipients address is Berlin, Leipzigerstr., 101-2.]

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GBS : Typed Letter [copy] to Augustin Hamon
Ayot St. Lawrence; My dear Hamon/ I telegraphed yesterday to same time. [Shaw discusses foreign language publications of his works. Included in folder is a 3 page explanation by B.F. Burgunder of the French & German editions of Shaw in the Cornell collection along with 8 pages of various catalogues listing Shaw items along with photocopies of some of the items listed. The Hamon letter is probably one of the items that was singled out.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Unknown
Ayot St. Lawrence: Dear Sir/ The story about the watch was in full swing about Charles Bradlaugh

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GBS : Autograph Letter [postcard] Signed to Mrs. Eveleen Myers
London; Dine? Never.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to [Robert d'Humieres]
Battler's Green, Letchmore Heath; My dear Marquis/ You are wrong about Hamon. He has style, grit,

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GBS : Typed Letter [copy?] to Dr. Erich Hoffmann
[n.p.] Dear Sir, I am much obliged to you for your letter of the 26th inst.,

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to C. H. Norman
London; My dear Norman, I have nothing whatever to say about the criticisms. With copy send by Guy Bolton to Shaw who returned it with a note : "Dear Guy Bolton/ I have no recollection of this letter ... [With catalogue listing of the letters upon which B.F. Burgunder has typed a long note.]

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Miss Andrews
London; Dear Miss Andrews, In case you have been able to get Messrs Ellis and Walery

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Miss Marion Chappell
London; Dear Miss Chappell, It would of course be impossible for me to refuse to allow Richard Strauss

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GBS : Typed Letter [copy] to Curt Otto
[n.p.] Dear Doctor Otto, Your letter of the 11th August arrived here while I was travelling abroad;

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GBS : Typed Letter [copy] to Curt Otto
[n.p.] Dear Doctor Otto, If the Creator of the Universe, surrounded by all his archangels, [With 1 leaf from Dan H. Laurence commenting on the Dr. Otto letters.]

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to The Cambridge [Mass.] University Press
London; Dear Sirs, Enclosed is a preface for which I wish to secure American copyright. [With Dan H. Laurence's comments.]

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Mrs. Gamble
London; My dear Mrs. Gamble, The difficulty in this religious controversy

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GBS : Autograph Letter [fragment] Signed to Brentano's
Gibraltar; P.S. I hope this is sufficiently stamped. [Written on the envelope, no letter included.]

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Augusta, Lady Gregory
London; Dear Lady Gregory, I think the best thing to do is to collect Synge's work first;

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GBS : Autograph Letter [copy] Signed to C.A. Vanderwell & Co.
[n.p.] Dear Sirs/I have now carried my trial of your electric lighting system [With note from B.F. Burgunder and Dan H. Laurence]

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Mona Limerick
London; Dear Miss Mona Limerick, In September last I wrote to your unworthy husband

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Augusta, Lady Gregory
London; Dear Lady Gregory, The Stage Society will take anything you can give it

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GBS : Written Letter Signed to John E. Vedrenne
Ayot St. Lawrence; My Dear VD, Vex not your soul with the superman

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GBS : Autgraph Letter Signed to James Waters, Jr.
Ayot St. Lawrence; Dear Waters/ It is arranged that nothing is to come out about the repertory scheme

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to A. B. Kershaw
Queen's Hotel, Soutsea; Dear Sir, Your letter has only just overtaken me, [With not from dealer Paul C. Richards regarding the letter.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to A. B. Kershaw
Ayot St. Lawrence; Dear Sir/ I hope the enclosed will provide Miss Gladys with a satisfactory pet, [With note from B.F. Burgunder.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter [postcard] Signed to John E. Vedrenne
London; If Miss Buona Bent will call tomorrow between 12.30 & 1,

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GBS : Autograph Letter [postcard] Signed to John E. Vedrenne
Pyrenees; I shall not be back until the end of the month

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GBS : Autograph Letter [postcard] Signed to C. H. Norman
London; I answered both letters. Have my replies miscarried?

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Unknown
Ayot St. Lawwrence; Lord bless her innocence, with her two dozen!

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Robert Rattray
Edstaston wem Shrewsbury; I am afraid I am already full up for next season.

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GBS : Autograph Letter [postcard] Signed to John E. Vedrenne
Edstaston wem Shrewsbury; Whitney-Barbara is all bunkum. He wants to conciliate me

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GBS : Autograph Letter [postcard] Signed to Ben Iden Payne
Carrigart Co., Donegal; It would be an interesting experiment: try it by all means.

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GBS : Autograph Letter [copy] Signed to Olga Nethersole
Parknasilla-on-Sea, Co. Kerry; My dear Miss Nethersole/ I shall never get this dreadful book out:

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GBS : Autograph Letter [postcard] Signed to H. W. Massingham
Loondon; Mark anything on the proof you want softened or omitted.

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GBS : AL [postcard] S to John E. Vedrenne
London; Barker won't come up : he syas that as the scenery is going into your store

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GBS : Autograph Letters[postcards] to Margaret Halstan
London; 10 directional postcards for Raina in "Arms and the Man". [Shaw apparently dropped in on the performance and noted his suggestions for her portrayal. Each postcard has a different picture of Shaw on the back. Plus there are transcriptions of each postcard on separate sheets. Plus a note from B.F. Burgunder explaining the situation.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter [postcard] Signed to John E. Vedrenne
Savoie, Thonon-les-Bains; I have no objection in the world to Mrs. Fay;

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GBS : Typed Letter [carbon] Signed to Ralph Brodrick
London; Dear Sir, I attach a special value to the invitation with which you have honored me

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GBS : Typed Letter [mimeograph] to Emil Davies
London; My dear Emil Davies, In reply to your letter asking for my opinion [Note at top of letter says this letter was mimeographed and sent to all members of the Fabian Society.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Viola Tree
Ayot St. Lawrence; My dear Viola/ If I had had a notion that you would have liked Eurdice,

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to D. Lewin Mannering
Ayot St. Lawrence; Dear Lewin Mannering, You will drive me out of my senses.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Viola Tree
Edsteston wem Shrewsbury; My dear Viola/ Just three lines in frantic haste to catch the post.

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to John Palmer
London; Dear Mr. Palmer, What I said about a book on the censorship would not hold

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GBS : Autograph Letter [shorthand draft] to J.N. Duddington
[Ayot St. lawrence] Dear Mr. Duddington, Shall we say provisionally a pound a week for the furniture [With letter from Duddington to Mrs. Shaw, 23-6-12, and a transcription of Shaw's shorthand; plus a note from B.F. Burgunder with explanations.]

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to C. H. Norman
[London] Dear Norman, The Malatesta Case comes sufficiently within the range of Radical interest [With note in Shaw's hand at the tope]

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Dorothy Minto
London; As the book is coming to pieces I have sent it to be stitched [With note from B. F. Burgunder giving background.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter [card] Signed to [Cyril Sykes]
It is quite a mistake to suppose that male polictical prisoners are in any way privileged.

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Simon Brentano
London; My dear Mr. Brentano, Whatever the reason may be, it is beyond all question

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GBS : Autograph Letter[card] to Simon Brentano
London; The enclosed will help to document my letter

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Augusta, Lady Gregory
Ayot St. Lawrence; My dear Lady Gregory/ Three times at least I have begun letters to you; [With comments from Dan. H. Laurence]

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Augusta, Lady Gregory
Ayot St. Lawrence; Our letters crossed. I'll write to the Lord Mayor. [Shaw photo on the back of the postcard]

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Walter Stephens
London; Dear Sir, The thing is entirely impossible.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Blake Adams
London; Dear Blake Adams/ I made one or two notes at the last perfomance.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to William Poel
London; I was in front on Tuesday with Barker,

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Brentano's
London; Dear Brentanos, On going through your accounts I find no mention

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Clifford Sharp
Ayot St. Lawrence; I have been finally crushed by Mrs. Patrick Campbell,

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Ashley Dukes
Ayot St. Lawrence; Dear Ashley Dukes/ It will perhaps amuse you to learn that the following conversation [With transcription included.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Rosina Fillippi
Valence -s-Rhone; My dear Rosina Filippi/ Thank you for a very welcome letter.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Clifford Sharp
London; G.K.C. has utterly failed to get a rise out of me.

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to John E. Vedrenne
London; My dear Vedrenne, Have you got the old prompt copy of the Philanderer?

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GBS : Autograph Letter[card] Signed to Unknown
London; Keep all these press cuttings until the performances [With note from B.F. Burgunder]

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Gilbert Murray
London; Sheafs of invitations, mostly from people who make downstrokes

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Fanny [Brough]
Ayot St. Lawrence; Dearest Fanny/ What! Carlotta Addison gone! [With dealer's description with transcription included .]

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GBS : Typed Letter[copy] Signed to Constable & Co.
London; Dear Contables: My novels are not copywrite in America, [With letter from Constable & Co., November 10th 1914 asking Shaw about selling his books in America. Plus note from B.F. Burgunder on the copy and note from Dan H. Laurence too.]

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GBS : Typed Letter Signed to Bretano's
London; My dear Brentano's/ Mr Doubleday's offer is an important one.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[card] Signed to Harold Wright
London; Many thanks for the book. It will be most useful to me.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to W. Perriton Maxwell
Torquay; Dear Mr. Perriton Maxwell/ I had rather not answer your questions just now,

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Sir John Squire
orquay; Dear Squire/ Read the enclosed. Denis Mackail is a son of Jack Mackail [With note from B.F. Burgunder with brief identity sketches of those mentioned in the letter. Pasted into a hard binding.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Augusta, Lady Gregory
Torquay; My dear Lady Gregory/ O'Flaherty V.C. many now, I think, re regarded as a certainty.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[telegram] to Carolos Paton Blacker
Torquay; At vane Gower yesterday. Carolos handed the telegram from authorities.

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to August, Lady Gregory
Torquay; My dear Lady Gregory/ On the point of returning to London

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Carlos Paton Blacker
Torquay; My dear Pep/ The worst is over at Vane Lower.

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GBS : Autograph Letter[postcard] Signed to Carlos Paton Blacker
Torquay; My letter of yesterday needs a postscript.

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GBS : Autograph[shorthand] Letter Signed to Harry M. Paull
[London] My dear Paull, The members present did me a great injustice. [With typed transcription of shorthand.]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed to Florence (Johnston) Gamble
London; My dear Florence/ Why doesn't Constance get a war job? [With note from B.F. Burgunder]

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GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Florence (Johnston) Gamble
London?; begins "My dear Florence / How did that come about, I wonder?"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Brentano's
London; begins "Dear Brentano's / I enclose, first, some photographs"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Brentano's
London; with a typed prospectus; revised in Shaw's hand, for the volume of plays containing Androcles,Overruled,and Pygmalion

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Brentano's
London; begins "Dear Brentanos / The shortage of labor here makes it"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
London; begins "Dear Hesketh Pearson / If you won't read my works by degrees"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson
Ayot St. Lawrence; postcard bearing photograph of Shaw; begins "I sent the last copy but one of the Caesar / prologue"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Brentano's
London; begins "Dear Brentanos / In your last accounting to me"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory
London; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / I have at last heard from Robert"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
Sedbergh; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / I don't at all agree about Ibsen"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
Sedbergh; begins "What are the prospects of the / Abbey Players ever"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson
Sedbergh; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "I got Harris's book (the Wilde / one) before the 7th August"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Note: to "Carbonato" [Paul Reynolds]
Text of a telegram Shaw sent to his New York agent regarding the sale of O'Flaherty V.C.;with transcription on a separate leaf; begins "Am doubtful about Flaherty / What does Hearst offer / play contains roughly 9,000 words"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John E. Vedrenne
Turners Hill, Sussex; purchased at Sotheby's, December 13, 1994; begins "I have been out of London since Androclesappeared"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson
Sedbergh; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Dear Hesketh Pearson / I have kept a copy of the letter"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Note: Envelopes addressed to Ernest Newman, the music critic
One envelope is labelled Sedbergh, the other London

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ernest Newman
Sedbergh; begins "Dear Mr. Newman / I have just read your article"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
Sedbergh; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "I now find that there is a / difficulty about publication."

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Ernest Newman
London; begins "My dear Newman / I cannot make up my mind about Glastonbury."

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson
Ayot St. Lawrence; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Now, God help you, you are, like all hero"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; typed transcription on separate leaf; with two of Shaw's printed postcards, one beginning "I have received your letter," the other beginning "Mr. Bernard Shaw's secretary has general instructions"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson
London; begins "Dear Hesketh Pearson / Since you like writing letters"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to W.J. Bassett-Lowke
London; the body of the letter is in the hand of Ann Elder, Shaw's secretary; includes note on separate leaf by Bernard Burgunder; begins "It is quite clear that there has been no advance on"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
London; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Yes: my last letter to F.H. dealt with / Captain Kidd"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
London; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "If you have any copies of the Wilde book to / spare"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "I am sending one of my vellum copies"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Brentano's
London; begins "Dear Brentanos / I have just come across an unanswered letter"

  12  
GBS : to Autograph Letter Signed: Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "You will see by the enclosed that / MacCarthy"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to A.G.? Gardiner
Ayot St. Lawrence; with explanatory note on separate leaf; deals with World War I; begins "My dear Gardiner / I was, as you may imagine, delighted with your article: "The Dynasts"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to C.D. Medley, Jr. [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Many thanks for the tip. I knew about the / section, and, as I now find on working out a few cases, / underrated its value."

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
London; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / I have talked to the Stage Society"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Dear Hesketh Pearson / I have been at the front"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Herbert Thurston
London; with photocopy of Thurston's article "Truth and falsehood about crime in Germany" from The Month(London) Jan. 1916, pp. 19-33; begins "Dear Sir / I am greatly obliged to you for sending me your"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "If you will send me the article I / will try to"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
London; begins "My dear Lady Gregory, I have practically pledged myself"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Lt. W.J. Wills
London; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Dear Mr. Wills / How do you feel about it generally?"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Sergei Ivanov
Gift of Dan H. Laurence, January 1989; acquired by him as a discard from the British Museum; see his letter to J. Tyler of January 10, 1989; with a note in the hand of Dan H. Laurence near bottom of the sheet; original letter unlocated; begins "Dear Sir / I have written an article for you"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
London; begins "He literally was hovering over our chimney / pots with"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Sir Horace Plunkett
On the Irish political situation; with an explanatory "Note from Dan H. Laurence" on separate leaf signed B.F. Burgunder and dated May 10, 1977; begins "My dear Plunkett / I approach the question before the convention"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ernest Newman
Priors Field, Surrey; Shaw on music; Newman was a music critic; begins "My dear Newman / You have not tumbled to the joke about Strauss's Joseph. My elaborate apology"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ernest Newman
Kenmare, Co. Kerry; begins "My dear Newman / This is a reply to your letter from Nottingham"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Ernest Newman
Newman was a music critic; London; begins "My dear Newman / It is really rather interesting"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to B.H. Stern


  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to W. Perriton Maxwell
London; this letter is on the reverse side of a letter to Shaw from W. Perriton Maxwell; begins "After death, what then?"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Brentano's
London; begins "I have already heard from and answered the editor"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / It was rather a pity that we"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "The articles are being republished as"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Sam. P. Gaines
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I really cannot understand a man going"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Charles Charrington
London; begins "My dear Charrington / No: I didn't call. And what the dickens is the"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Brentano's
London; the letter is in part also a receipt; begins "Dear Brentanos / I have this day received from you"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Brentano's
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Your letter of the 14th. May suggests that"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to William Poel


  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Colonel Lynch
Parknasilla; on recruiting the Irish for the war; begins "Dear Colonel Lynch / Your telegram about the recruiting reached me"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Brentano's
London; begins "Please send a copy of my last volume of / plays"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson
London?; begins "Dear Hesketh Pearson / Why did it need a colossal war to"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Hesketh Pearson
With revisions in his hand; all but the last paragraph is taken from the Oct. 28, 1918 letter, and most is published in Pearson's Bernard Shaw(London 1942) on pp. 212-213, 216-217

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
London; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / I think you may regard the"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Arthur Brentano
London; card apparently sent through George Sylvester Viereck; begins "If the Authors' League or the / Poetry Society"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Brentano's
London; begins "My dear Brentano's / Your accounts dated the third January 1918"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Gerald Gould
London; with corrections in his hand; bought from Bernard Quaritch, Ltd., in January 1980; begins "Dear Gerald Gould / Hamon has the great recommendation"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Capt. J.T. Wootton
London; begins "Dear Sir, By all means send me any criticism you care"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Ernest Thurtle
London; Thurtle had written a "popular explanation of military law"; begins "Dear Sir, As a rule I have to refuse all requests for prefaces."

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Capt. J.T. Wootton
London; with corrections in his hand; concerns the means to military discipline; begins "Dear Sir / I do not think that any of the good qualities"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Capt. J.T. Wootton
London; the addressee's name is in this letter given as "Captain W.T. Wootton"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "I am shocked to find your letter / among the"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to Ernest Thurtle [initialed]
London; the "book" was published in 1920 as Military Discipline and Democracy,and was by Thurtle; begins "I have read the book, and will write to you about it as soon"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Miss Chappell
Glastonbury; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Dear Miss Chappell / What! begin writing light opera at"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
Penlee; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / I wash my hands of Androcles."

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Curt Otto
Gift of Bernard F. Burgunder, December 19, 1978; begins "Dear Herr Otto / It is with great pleasure that I find"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter: to H.E. the Minister for Foreign Affairs
Read in conjunction with: Shaw, George Bernard. Typed Letter: to Dr. Emil Szalai [copy], October 5, 1919; letter to the Hungarian Minister; begins "Dear Sir / I am by profession a playwright, of Irish (officially British) nationality"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dr. Emil Szalai
Dr. Szalai was Shaw's Hungarian dramatic agent; includes holograph corrections on the copy; begins "Dear Dr. Szalai / I have to thank you for your very interesting letter"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Jan Sliwinski
With explanatory note by Dan H. Laurence on separate leaf; begins "Dear Sir, Mr. Bernard Shaw's authorized translator for"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to G.M. Jeffries [shorthand]
With "translation"; Shaw mentions a bulk offer of one million dollars for rights to all his works; Jeffries' letter appears on verso; begins "Dear Sir / The situation seems to be that Cashel Byron's Professionmay for business purposes"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Gladys Pearson
London; begins "Dear Mrs. Pearson, This is getting serious."

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Viola Tree
London; begins "My dear Viola / I am sorry to say that I am convinced that"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ernest Newman
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I am just wiring Madame Vandervilde"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to J.H. Clynes
London; with typed transcription on separate leaf; the autographed lithograph referred to is in the Cornell Shaw Collection; See: Rothenstein, Sir William, Lithograph portrait of G. Bernard Shaw; begins "Dear Mr. Clynes / I have inscribed the lithograph in pencil, as ink would spoil it"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Curt Otto
Gift of Bernard F. Burgunder, December 19, 1978; begins "Dear Herr Otto, It is a crime to draw money from Germany"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to Mrs. Patrick Campbell? [fragment]
Instructions on acting the part of Eliza in Pygmalion;with explanatory notes added on two separate leaves

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Viola Tree
London; begins "My dear Viola / In reply to your kind note about seats"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Eugene Bertram
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I am sending the photographic / poses to Miss Tree"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Eugene Bertram
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I forgot to say that I want a set / of the"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Orton Lewson
London; begins "Dear Mr. Orton Lewson / I am just off to Ireland for a"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Viola Tree
Kilteragh, Foxrock, Co. Dublin; return address written in: c/o the Rt. Hon. Sir Horace Plunkett K.C.V.O.; begins "My dear Viola / Chuck Pygmalion like"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
Lucan; begins "Dear Lady Gregory / We were unlucky today in not being"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory
Lucan; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / As far as I can see the only"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
London; note by Shaw on envelope; begins "Dear Miss Patch / Would you care to be my secretary?"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
Concerns his engagement of Blanche Patch as his secretary; begins "Dear Miss Patch / May I take this as quite final?"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
begins "Dear Miss Patch / By all means arrange with Mrs. Jackson"

  12  
GBS : Autograph Note: Ayot St. Lawrence


Notes on the size and financing of Shaw's home in Ayot St. Lawrence; also included is a map of the area, in an unknown hand; with a note by Bernard F. Burgunder. From Oct. 15, 1920, Oct. 14, 1922, Sept. 23, 1928

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory
London; formerly cataloged under the date 1916?; begins "My dear Lady Gregory, The enclosed from Sally Not In"

  12  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]


  12  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to T. Crome
London; written on a printed correspondence card [Laurence D7] beginning: I am much obliged to you for your letter, which I have read carefully; letter begins "It seems to me that if such a picture were / by Rembrandt"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Arthur Brentano
London; begins "My dear Brentano, My new volume of plays will very soon be"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Edgar Jepson
London; begins "My dear Jepson, You have got it all right I think; at least that is"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Lillah McCarthy [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "On Monday I shall be at the Drama League meeting at the Haymarket all afternoon"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to A.E. [George Russell?]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear A.E. Unluckily your letter came too late."

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
London; written on margin and verso of Typed Letter Signed to him from Hesketh Pearson, May 26, 1921; begins "Dear H.P. / The difficulty about replying is that it is"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "So that is what you call licking my boots"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson
London; begins "Dear Hesketh Pearson, Will you send me a proof..."

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Curtis Freshel
London; begins "Dear Freschel, I knew I should get you into a fearful domestic row"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
London; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Dear Hesketh Pearson / It has taken so long to read the"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson
London; begins "Dear Hesketh Pearson, That essay of yours requires"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to J.E. Vedrenne [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I am just starting on my holiday (meaning the servants' holiday)"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
Yorkshire; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Hesketh: it is a pity you are such a ---- well, no matter."

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Brentano's
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Will you be so good as to / send a copy..."

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Brentano's
London; begins "Dear Brentano's, The enclosed letter and Insurance Policy"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Sylvia Beach
London; Cf. Ellmann, R., James Joyce, Letters III(New York, 1966), p. 50; statement of Shaw's critical appraisal of Ulysses,with particular reference to its description of Dublin life ca. 1870; begins "Dear Madam / I have read several fragments of Ulyssesin its serial form"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to [J.B.] Fagan [initialed]
London; "H.H." is Heartbreak House.Fagan produced the play at the Royal Court Theatre, Oct. 18, 1921; begins "My dear Fagan / Take a blue pencil and copy of H.H.; and make the following cuts in Act III"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to [?]
London; advice on how to learn musical composition and conducting; begins "Dear Sir, I can do nothing: old people like myself are"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to J.E. Vedrenne [initialed]
London; begins "Dear V.D. / I sent you a copy when the book was published"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Postcard Signed: to Lady Gregory Augusta
Ayot St. Lawrence; Yes, if you think it wise.

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Arthur Brentano
London; begins "My dear Brentano, About tha tcollected edition of my works"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to J.M. Strudwick
Harlech, North Wales; begins "My dear Strudwick / I am getting slightly middle-aged"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to [Sir] Robert Donald [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; concerns the find for the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre; begins "I have defended the capital fund of the"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter: to C. David Sterling
London; begins "Dear Sit, I find your letter waiting for me here (3.30 p.m.)"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to William Deuer, Jr. [initialed]
London; begins "Between ourselves, there was never a real old Italian method: Tubal Cain used to talk about the bel canto"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Lady Rhondda
London; begins "Dear Lady Rhondda / The worst of coming to one for an"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
Minehead; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / Do you know the address of John"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Crewe; begins "Dear Miss Patch / It has suddenly dawned on me that I have"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dr. A.A. Warren
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "The difficulty about using this report"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Siegfried Trebitsch
Malvern; instructions for Trebitsch's visit to England; begins "My dear Trebitsch / I must write briefly because when I was in"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
London; begins "Alas! I finished up at Parknasilla / by slipping"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to Olga Nethersole [initialed]
London; includes facsimile of address on envelope; begins "What! Be wasted on the chair!"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Conal O'Riordan [initialed]
London; one leaf is a dealer description of the letter; "The proposal" is evidently for O'Riordan to write a book about Shaw; the envelope is addressed in a hand other than Shaw's; begins "My dear Conal / Unless the proposal involves an advance of at least"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to George Herbert Thring


  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Werner Laurie
London; apparently in response to a request for autobiographical material; with explanatory note on separate leaf; begins "Dear Mr. Werner Laurie / Many people complain that it has never occurred to me to do anything else"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to George Herbert Thring
London; begins "My dear Thring, In answer to yours of the 2nd about the"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Henry W. Massingham
London; on the publication history of his article "On Going To Church"; gift of Bernard F. Burgunder, nov. 17, 1978; begins "My dear Massingham, On Going To Church is an"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to George E. MacIlwain
London; begins "Dear Sir / I am much obliged to you for sending me the two columns of Needham news from the Boston Globe"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to George MacIlwain [initialed]
London; begins "Thanks for sending me the article"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; Pearson is one of Shaw's biographers; with a note by Bernard F. Burgunder; begins "William being Silent at the top of his"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Mrs. Forsyth Button
London; acquired May 1992; begins "Why, when I have done a particularly / long and hard job"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Mr. Dupernex?
London; evidently the gentleman had sent Shaw some kind of "relic" connected with St. Joan; begins "Dear Mr. Dupernex / It was very kind of you to send me the enclosed; but I return it"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Sir John Martin-Harvey
Strathpeffer, England; begins "Blanco is fully licensed, / and has been for years past."

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
Oban; begins "Yes; we are repeating Dr. Johnson's expedition"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to St. John Adcock
See Laurence BibliographyB423, C2504, and C2529; purchased 12/92; begins "I hope I am not upsetting the make-up of The Bookman"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
London; begins "Not possible. Sybil Thorndike is / to take St. J. round"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to George Herbert Thring
London; begins "My dear Thring / It is quite true that I did not broadcast"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Madeira; begins "We arrived safely yesterday (Tuesday the 30th) after"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Baron Palmstierna [draft]
London; Baron Palmstierna was the Swedish Minister in London; Shaw sent a similar letter to the Permanent Secretary of the Royal Swedish Academy; begins "May it please Your Excellency / The award of the Nobel prize for the year 1925 to"

  13  
GBS : Envelopes addressed to Blanche Patch
December 18, 1943; Ayot St. Lawrence; they seem to have been kept by Miss Patch as receipts; one is marked "Fur Coat," the other "Re. Joe's operation."

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Sir John Martin-Harvey
London; with explanatory note by Bernard F. Burgunder; begins "Dear Martin-Harvey / The enclosed will serve all purposes. It does not bind you to / produce Blanco if in the meantime you should get going with anything more attractive"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Sir John Martin-Harvey
London; discusses costumes of Blanco; begins "Let the imagination play. There never / was no such place nor no such people."

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Sydney Olivier, baron Ramsden
Stratford-on-Avon; begins "On Sunday I leave this place for home."

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
Liphook; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / I am staying here with the"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
Sutherland; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / Ireland is passing through a series"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Shand
London; advice to a young writer; begins "Dear Mr. John Shand / You are in a devil of a hurry, aren't you? I earned £5-14-9 by my pen in 9 years."

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gertrude Burnett
Ayot St. Lawrence; the postcard has a photograph of Shaw on the reverse side; begins "I was so sorry I could not come to"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Falmouth; begins "The son is not the man his father was"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Brentano's?
Ayot St. Lawrence; the address is to New York City, and seems to be to Shaw's American publisher; begins "The book on Socialism - title: The Intelligent"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Charles Hunt Helmsley
Discusses the program for the first public London discussion of Mrs. Warren's Profession; purchased 12/92; begins "My Dear C.H.H. / Here is the proof."

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Arthur Bourchier [initialed]
London; with notes by Dan Laurence and Bernard Burgunder; Bourchier presented with Charles Macdona the 1st London production of Mrs. Warren's Profession and played the role of Sir George Crofts; begins "My dear Bourchier / But for you I don't know what would have happened"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to Blanche Patch
London?; begins "You can charge the hospital fees and expenses to me"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
London? begins "Dear Blanche / You had better pay those expenses with your own"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to George Sylvester Viereck
London; begins "DearViereck/ I never lectured in my life about physical culture"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory [initialed]
London; begins "My dear Lady Gregory / Do you remember my reading to you"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Stresa; begins "The £200 is for Travellers Cheques of"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Sir John Martin-Harvey
London; begins "My dear Sir John, I squeezed in at the Coliseum one night, and was glad to find / a house that left the management nothing to complain of. Blanco is / all right for you; and you are all right for Blanco."

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Charles Macdona
Begins "My dear Macdona, Mine is a dog's life. Half the time I am"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Messrs Williams & Norgate Ltd.
London; this is the carbon of the typescript; the corrections, initials, and date are by Blanche Patch; begins "Dear Sir / I have no objection to the inclusion of"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ashley Dukes [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; concerns his Candida; with typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Dear Ashley Dukes / I forgot to say that the notion"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Sydney Cockerell [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear Cockerell / This accidental biography of Warington Taylor is much more effective"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Oscar Swede
Stresa Borromeo; Shaw's response to a typed questionnaire sent him by Swede, with additional long note; begins "Remember my age - 71!"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Mona Limerick [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; an actress, Mona Limerick was married to Ben Iden Payne, an actor-manager; begins "I tried to get you on the phone this"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter: to H.M. Inspector of Taxes
London; begins "Dear Sir, Pursuant to your JLF/3195 of the 20th June last,"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ashley Dukes [initialed]
London; begins "The address is Miss Bertha Newcombe / Tilmore"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson
London; postcard bearing photograph of Shaw; begins "Quite good. I read the lot at a / gulp."

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Brentano's
London; Handwritten note on card with printed heading "With Bernard Shaw's compliments"; found among letters received from Shaw by Brentano's; begins "I have handed your suggestion to Constables"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Ebba, Lady Low
Concerning the Swedish translation of The Intelligent Woman's Guide to Socialism and Capitalism; with explanatory note by Bernard F. Burgunder on separate leaf; begins "Dear Ebba / You had better tell Glydendal and Bonnier"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to [?]
Concerns the Berne Convention, dealing with internation copyright; begins "Sir, It appears to us to be cause for very great regret"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Margaret Halstan
Ayot St. Lawrence; with copy; postcard with photograph of Shaw, marked "Copyright Robert de Smet Bruxelles"; begins "This is what I look like when anyone / mentions"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Cap d'Antibes; begins "The Chesterton debate books arrived safely; but I have"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney
Cap d'Antibes; begins "Dear Mr. Tunney / On Tuesday next I leave this address"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Geneva; begins "We leave Geneva on Saturday night and arrive"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney
London; begins "Just to say-in case you are"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Clarence Norman
London; begins "Dear Clarence Norman / Your old friend G.D. has had a breakdown and is very fragile-"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ellaline Terriss [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; an actress, Miss Terriss was the daughter of William Terriss, an actor who died in 1897; See: SHAW PHOTOGRAPH Terriss, Ellaline; begins "My dear Ellaline Terriss / This is a nice trick to play on an ancient and broken man"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Albert Victor Baillie
London; Shaw's views on homosexuality, addressed to the Dean of Windsor; with explanatory note added on separate leaf by Bernard F. Burgunder; with 5 leaves of photocopies indicating the connection between this letter and The Well of Lonelinessby Radclyffe Hall; begins "My dear Dean / I think the letter is a leg-pull"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to Unknown [initialed]
London; on preprinted Shaw compliments card; purchased Sept. 13, 1994, Swann Galleries; begins "What are all these about?"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Maurice Baring
London; note is reproduced as part of a typescript on "On Our First Meeting with George Bernard Shaw," by Gene Tunney and his wife, "G.A. and Mrs. T."; begins "Dear Maurice / Max Beerbohm and his wife are lunching with us today at"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Bernard Miall
London; begins "Dear Mr. Bernard Miall / I am much obliged to you for letting me know about the"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Hastings; begins "Mr. & Mrs. Sidney Webb want to go"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
Brioni; begins "Tell Kyllmann that there is no difficulty"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to "Signor J.N. Pasara" [Gene Tunney]
Brioni, Istria; included are the envelope addressed by Shaw, and an Autograph Note initialed by Gene Tunney explaining Shaw's letter; begins "Dear Sir / I appreciate your kind intention in"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Notes Initialed: to [Blanche Patch]
Brioni; I want to know what business Barbara [Major Barbara] has done during its eight week's run.

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney
Venice; with photocopies; begins "My dear Gene / We got a fright about you on the way"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Albert Coates
Ravenna; with his Autograph Manuscript Signed St. Joan: A Grand Opera, by Albert Coates, May 5, 1929; bought from Bernard Quaritch, Ltd. in January 1980; begins "My dear Albert / How is Maritana - St. Joan getting on?"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney [initialed]
Venice; begins "I have now secured my homeward tickets for"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to G.W. Bishop
Malvern; with explanatory note on separate leaf; begins "Dear Bishop / I forgot to say, in the course of our conversation yesterday, that the main oversight in the criticisms of The Apple Cart "

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Malcom Morley
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Perhaps you had better send me the / rehearsal"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Robert S. Young
London; on the subject of a National Theatre for England; with clipping from The Times(October 28, 1929) in which the letter is quoted; begins "Dear Mr. Young, The nation does not care tuppence about a National Theatre"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Augusta, Lady Gregory
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Lady Gregory / The portable wireless has just"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "If you can get onto Miss Lilian Dawson at the National"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Charles Graves
London; includes typed transcript; begins "My dear Charles / My attendance at your wedding, or at anybody's wedding, is out"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Mr. J. Chachik
London; authorizing an edition in Hebrew of "The Guide" [ An Intelligent Woman's Guide...? ] by Tarbuth Limited; begins "Gentlemen, I will accept £10 for an edition of 2000 copies of"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Charles Benjamin Purdom
London; envelope and photocopy of the Everyman article, "Is Shaw Played Out?" by Purdom, included; letter deals with Granville Barker and the production of Shaw's plays; begins "Dear Sir / I have to thank you for an understanding article in Everyman"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Cliveden; begins "I feel sure I added something to the"

  13  
GBS : Letter: to W.E. Stafford
London; included with this letter is a three-leaf manuscript in Stafford's hand concerning errors in The Admirable Bashville , and other addressed by Stafford to Byrne Lackett; with note by Bernard F. Burgunder; begins "I am much obliged to you for the correction in The Admirable Bashville / It is odd that all the most glaring"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney
Shrewbury; Easter Sunday, 1930; begins "My dear Gene / The Cashel Byron proposals are only blind snatches"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Begins "If a Mr. Wise rings up wanting to see"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Mrs. Cecil Chesterton
London; probably a reference to essay on Chesterton; See: Shaw, G.B. Typed Manuscript Introduction Cecil Chesterton's Anti-Puritanism; begins "Dear Mrs. Cecil Chesterton / Will the enclosed do? / I think your only risk of refusal lies in G.K.C.'s pro-Polish propensities."

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter: to the Editor of The Times
Great Malvern; envelope addressed to G.W. Bishop; for other materials related to The Barretts of Wimpole Street , see G.W. Bishop's manuscript on the Malvern festival, and Shaw's letter to The Observerof early Sept. 1930; begins "Sir, There seems to be a good deal of the sultry West Indian"

  13  
GBS : Typed Letter: to the Editor of The Observer
Great Malvern; concerns the production of The Barretts of Wimpole Street at Malvern; for related material see G.W. Bishop's manuscript concerning the festival, and the copy of Shaw's letter to The Times, 8/29/30; begins "Sir, On the 29th August The Times published an extraordinary"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Harvey Hogan
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Sir / My great grandfather was Prosser Shaw's grandfather"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to G.W. Bishop [initialed]
London; begins "Dear Bishop / That stuff you sent me is not only an infamous breach of confidence"

  13  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Murray [initialed]
London; begins "I don't think any actor could beat Irving's Louis XI"

  14  
Calendar and dealer's list
The letters of Shaw to Dodd, Mead & Co. have been kept among the papers with which they were received at Cornell in August 1987; these papers are the incomplete but extensive correspondence file maintained by Dodd, Mead & Co. on business relations with Shaw; added entry cards have been made for all items other than Shaw's letters to Dodd, Mead & Co.

  14  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Max Pemberton


  14  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Ellen Terry
Photocopy of the original in the possession of S. Phelps Platt, Jr. and published in Laurence, Collected Letters,vol. 3; with typed explanatory note by S. Phelps Platt on separate leaf

  14  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Written on Typed Letter Signed to Shaw from Dodd, Mead & Co. on October 10, 1925

  14  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.


  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.


  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co. [fragment]
Photocopy; carbon copy of transcription and Shaw's autograph, clipped from the original letter?, inside envelope; with notes in hand of Dan H. Laurence; gift of Dan H. Laurence, see: his Typed Letter Signed to J. Tyler of February 25, 1989; begins "Dear Dodds both, Chase, Mead's Ghost, Lewis, old Uncle Tom"

  14  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Written on Typed Letter Signed to Shaw from Dodd, Mead & Co. on Nov. 16, 1938

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Gabriel Pascal [fragment]


  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Autograph Manuscript: Cross-reference slips


  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw


  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Under separate cover we are sending to you today your six author's copies of the Florence Farr Letters"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to W.P. Watt
Begins "I am returning herewith the suggested agreement for the Florence Farr book, duly signed."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Mr. Di Angelus
Begins "We enclose our check for $1,308.24, payable to the Irving Trust Company"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Document: Contract... [draft]
For the book Florence Farr, Bernard Shaw and W.B. Yeats;Includes typed explanatory note on separate leaf

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Autograph Manuscript: Notes on sales of Shaw books


  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Mr. Di Angelus
Begins "We enclose our check for $713.59 payable to the Irving Trust Company"

  14  
F.S. Crofts : Typed Document: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Royalty statement

  14  
F.S. Crofts : Typed Document: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Royalty statement

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Our deepest sympathy and affection."; signed Frank Dodd

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Mr. Di Angelus
Begins "We enclose our check for $983.53 payable to the Irving Trust Company"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: Internal memo
Begins "Memorandum to Mr. Dodd / In reading these proofs of Mr. Shaw's book I found a great many mistakes"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Page proofs your new book received from constable stop"

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "No certainly not the proofs are unfinished uncorrected and were sent to you without my knowledge"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Thank you so much for your cable."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Very keen about Everybody's Political WhatWhat stop"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Mr. Di Angelus
Begins "We enclose our check for $1272.03 payable to the Irving Trust Company."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Six copies of our edition of Everybody's Political What's What?were mailed you on October 13th"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Mr. Di Angelus
Begins "We enclose our check for $904.06 payable to the Irving Trust Company"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "The Editions for the Armed Services, Inc., is desirous of including a volume of your plays for distribution to the Armed Forces of the United States."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Thank you for your prompt response to our letter requesting your approval of the publication of certain of your plays"

  14  
Brentano, Lowell : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Have secured reprint deal in accordance with recent conversation"

  14  
GBS : Document: Printed card "With Bernard Shaw's compliments"


  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: Internal memo
Begins "The Shaw letter, as I read it, is a very clear invitation to Dodd Mead & Company to publish the Shaw books at $1.00."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "I hope you will forgive the delay in replying to your letter of a number of weeks ago concerning reprint editions of your books."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "May we publish this summer a selection of autobiographical material from your prefaces and other writings"

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "I object strongly but cannot refuse you and will send you material not otherwise accessible"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Delighted with prospect of additional material but urge all possible speed because of current manufacturing delays to meet summer deadline"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Summer catalog going to press and salesmen setting out"

  14  
GBS : Autograph Manuscript: Envelope to Dodd, Mead & Co.


  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "The material you asked us to wait for was some new autobiographical material which we could use together with a selection of autobiographical excerpts from your other writings"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Document: Invoices to Shaw


  14  
Patch, Blanche : Typed Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Is it possible for you to procure and send me a copy of Green Dolphin Country by Elizabeth Goudge, and debit Mr. Bernard Shaw's account with the cost?"

  14  
Kyllmann, Otto : Typed Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "In answer to your letter of the 24th June."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "The entire staff of Dodd Mead and Company sends you greetings"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: Internal memo
Begins "Memorandum to Mr. H.C. Lewis / Mr. E.H. Dodd, Jr. / Just as a matter of written record, I think we ought to consider for near-future publication the idea of a Shaw omnibus"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
With two carbon copies; begins "While we understandthat you are turning over business arrangements in connection with your literary affairs to the Incorporated Society of Authors, Playwrights and Composers, nevertheless I venture to approach you on a matter on which I am sure you will wish to make your own decision."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "The enclosed is a revised version of the Proposal for Shaw Reader which should have accompanied our letter of October 22nd."

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Sorry impossible my contracts with Penguin and Oxford University Press forbid"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "We were greatly disappointed over your cable concerning the proposed Shaw Reader."

  14  
Winsten, Stephen : Typed Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "The American edition of G.B.S.90 has just reached me."

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Reader suggests schoolbook why not two omnibus volumes of all the plays and all the prefaces instead of picking out the plums"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Stephen Winsten
Begins "It was a great pity that we had no time to consult you when preparing the American edition of G.B.S. 90."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Thanks for your cable. We already have two omnibus volumes of your plays - Nine Plays and Six Plays - and another one in contemplation for a later period."

  14  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "'An omnibus selection' is a contradiction in terms."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Document: Invoice to Shaw


  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "This is just to tell you that we despatched a copy of William Morris As I Knew Himto Mr. Andrew Low"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "We have become reconciled most reluctantly, at least for the present time, to your decision against our proposal for a Shaw Reader."

  14  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Don't engage anyone to edit the autobiographical collection."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Thank you for your post card. We certainly shall not let anyone 'edit' the material."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "Mr. Shaw has perhaps showed you my recent correspondence with him concerning a collection of autobiographical writings selected from his works."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Otto Kyllmann
Begins "Since I last wrote you about out various thoughts for a Shaw anthology we have had a good deal of correspondence with Mr. Shaw and have finally projected a volume of autobiographical selections from his works."

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Typed Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Thank you for your letter of February 3rd."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "Your prompt letter is appreciated. We have given careful thought to your proposal and are anxious to explore it further."

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Includes carbon copy and typed transcription on separate leaves; begins "Thank you for your letter of the 18th. Re Outside Contributions - I have in mind only a few:"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "We have been doing a good deal of thinking about the proposed selection of Shaw autobiographical material as a result of your letter of the twenty-fifth."

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
"Cable decision appreciated."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
"Letter mailed yesterday."

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
With typed transcription of postcard and carbon copy; begins "Thank you for your cable and letter of March 19th. May I point out that there will be plenty of unpublished material in my projected Autobiography and that there had been a selection made of the Shaw letters"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "Thank you for your interesting letter. It makes matters a lot clearer."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "We have indeed declined the publication of The Miraculous Birth of Language by Prof. Richard Albert Wilson."

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Here is a first rough draft of a contents list for the new book which you might like to call "How I became GBS."

  14  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "I prefer annual accounts;"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "We have been studying the table of contents you sent us for the selection of autobiographical writings of Shaw."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Thank you for forwarding on the letter from Carlton Lake."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "The owner of the Shaw Letter sold out of the Hogan Estate,"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "The form letter suggesting payment of royalties once a year was, of course, sent to you in error, as it certainly does not apply to your account."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "It does seem that we have been a long time deciding on what each of us felt this book should be, but I am glad to say that I think your letter of April twenty-eighth at last clears it up."

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Fred: / Please give me a check for $250.00 payable to F.E. Loewenstein"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "Thank you for sending back the letter signed, and your ammendment is quite satisfactory except that we would like to handle Canada if that can possible be arranged."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "I have been instructed by Mr. E.H. Dodd, Jr. to arrange to send you $250.00 of which is the amount of the fee due you in connection with your work on the book of Shaw letters."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "In accordance with your instructions of June 12th, we have this day arranged with our bank to forward their draft in American dollars"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "Thank you for your note. We will assume, then, that Canadian rights are ours"

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Includes typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Many thanks for cheque duly received at Westminster Bank."

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co. [excerpt]
Begins "As to the projected book of autobiographic sketches, for which I have written some new pages, I propose"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "Thank you for your post card. Your news is most encouraging and we have had a note from Mr. Shaw as well,"

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Includes typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Reporting progress: From the material submitted by me to Mr. Shaw, he has so far selected about 57,000 words to which are added about 5000 newly written words."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "I am replying to your letter of the 10th of August in reference to the royalty accountings which we have been sending to the British Society of Authors."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to William H. Wise
Begins "Dr. F.E. Loewenstein, who is preparing a volume of Bernard Shaw material for us writes that he is trying to secure a group of press cuttings"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "Messrs. William Wise tell me that the person in their firm who knows about those press clippings happens to be in London right now,"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "The number of words selected and approved according to your latest report of August 20 is indeed encouraging, but I must say I rather view with alarm your apparent emphasis on unpublished material and the proposed inclusion of art criticism."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Blanche Patch
Begins "I am afraid I don't know the Pantagraph Press of Bloomington, Ill."

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Includes typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Thank you very much for your letters of August 19th, 27th, 28th. I have written to Miss Elsie Guthman."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "We are sending you under separate cover six copies of your Two Plays - Geneva and Good King Charles -published here in one volume in our uniform set."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to William H. Wise
Begins "Mr. John Crawley suggested I write you about the following matter."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "Your letter of September 3 brings surprising news but you make it sound like very good news."

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Thank you very much for your letter of the 10th."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "Thank you for your information about completion of the book."

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Includes typed transcription on separate leaf; begins "Mr. Shaw has finished the following: Chapter: Apology"

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "Thank you for your postcard. They are always welcome, and this one sounds interesting."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to William H. Wise
Begins "I wonder if my letter to you of September 5, 1947 could have gone astray."

  14  
Batson, Eric J. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Dear Sirs, I thought you might be interested to see the brief note on your recent publication of "Man & Superman" in the enclosed bulletin."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "It seems to be difficult to get in touch with the Kennerleys, although the additional information you gave me should be a great help."

  14  
Kennerley, Mitchell : Typed Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Please note my address as above. If Mr. Shaw will refer to Dan Rider's Book 'My Adventures with George Bernard Shaw', he will find that Mr. Rider lost out on the clippings."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Mitchell Kennerley
Begins "Many thanks for your very clear explanation of the mystery of the missing press clippings."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Loewenstein
Begins "We've been in touch with Mitchell Kennerley, and he believes that the press clippings which we are looking for are not the ones which Rider was interested in"

  14  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Dear Dodds, Englosed is my latest play, for the present a deed secret."

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "The Autobiographic Scraps & Sketches is being put through with all possible expedition for you."

  14  
Loewenstein, F.E. : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.


  14  
GBS : Typed Manuscript Signed: Ireland by Clipper
One photocopy of The New Yorker article "The Talk of the Town" dated July 31, 1948; and one photocopy of an article in The Saturday Review titled "'As corrected' by G. Bernard Shaw"

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Drown your designer. There is nothing so ugly in print as a combination of type with ordinary handwriting."

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "We are at cross purposes."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "Yes, Self Sketchesdoes, as you say, come trippingly off the tongue, and I will protest no longer."

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "Somehow Self Sketchestout court, is unattractive: it needs another word to give it a swing."

  14  
Dodd, Mead & Co. : Typed Letter: to Shaw
Begins "We much prefer Self Sketches, short though it may be."

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Typed on printed correspondence card: Laurence D3; begins "This must be stuck to uncompromizingly."

  14  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "There are two questions on which you are pressing me: both difficult."

  14  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "As you are still infatuated about $5 Selections, there is no reason why I should not indulge you,"

  14  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Begins "I do not understand the economies of this Book Club business"

  15  
GBS : Letter: to Lord Alfred Douglas
Venice; begins "Dear Lord Alfred Douglas / It is a pity that Wilde still tempts men to write Lives of him. If ever there was a writer whose prayer to posterity might well have been 'Read my works; and let my life alone' it was Oscar."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Paris; begins "After a string of misunderstandings"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Paris; Begins "The cold turns out to be congestion of the right lung;"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Paris; begins "It's now settled that we return on"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Mr. Hieatt
London; Shaw discusses his complaints about a garbage dump; includes explanatory note on separate leaf; begins "Dear Mr. Hieatt / I am much obliged to you for sending me the letter of the"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Moscow; begins "Your card, not stamped, arrived"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to ? [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "What in hell is this?"

  15  
GBS : Envelope addressed to Henry Kiell Ayliff in Shaw's hand


  15  
GBS : Letter Signed: to Lennox Robinson
Printed circular letter, headed "The Irish Academy of Letter," signed by Shaw and by W.B. Yeats, and addressed in Yeats' hand to Lennox Robinson; bought at Sotheby's, NY, Dec. 11, 1989; begins "Dear Sir, We have at present in Ireland no organisation"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Capetown; begins "The Holden account is right, as he made"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Commander Newton [initialed]
Knysna; See: Pearson, Hesketh. Bernard Shaw: His Life and Personality.Methuen, 1961. p. 390; begins "My dear Newton / Charlotte is mending and can even crawl about a little; but I don't"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Knysna C.P., South Africa; Begins "Dear Blanche / Any travelling just now is out of hte question for Mrs."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Commander Newton [initialed]
Knysna; begins "My dear Newton / At last I think I have some firm news. After ups and"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to H.G. Wells [initialed]
Warwick Castle, R.M.S.; begins "My dear H.G. / The Cape Fabian Society has just presented me with a copy"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Begins "I used up all my writing blocks on the voyage and cannot"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; includes copy on separate leaf; begins "Dear Sir / As I am old and out of date I have not the privilege"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "Dear Mr. Farleigh / Good: I think you can make a real job of it."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "That is all right, of course; so / go ahead."

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter: to John Farleigh
London; begins "Will you lunch with me at Whitehall Court"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney [initialed]
The "book" mentioned is probably A Man Must Fight,by Gene Tunney; London; begins "My dear Gene, I have read the book. Have you ever read the autobiographies"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
With copy; London; begins "Dear Mr. Farleigh / Yes: the portrait cover of course."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
With copy; London; begins "Dear Mr. Farleigh / Don't bother about me: it is your job"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "Dear John Farleigh / This chap is wrong: he is standing at ease"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "Dear John Farleigh / As to the beanstalk I could only express"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to John Farleigh
Great Malvern; begins "Just catching the post. Will write when you"

  15  



  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Malvern; begins "Dear John Farleigh / Many apologies for my delay."

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter: to John Farleigh
With copy; Malvern; begins "Dear John Farleigh / You will see by the enclosed"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Malvern; begins "I bought some shampoo powders in"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Malvern; begins "These are now perfect; but I want to suggest / a trifling"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Malvern; begins "Dear John Farleigh / The enclosed, just cut out of Punch"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Malvern; begins "Dear John Farleigh / That has done the trick perfectly."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to [?] Willett
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Mr. Willett / I mislaid this play: it has only just turned up. I shall not steal it;"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "Dear John Farleigh / Call it £200 in round figures"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Allan Wade
London; begins "NO: I'm a practitioner, not a professor. / Besides, you'd have to take the Albert Hall"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "Dear John Farleigh / I don't think it would do any harm to print"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I have only just received Micah / and Pavloff"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "It is Sunday; and the letter / containing the"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I think the carrion bird / was a mistake of mine."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I see no harm in exhibiting a / selection"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Page 58 is horrid. I shall / write in 20 lines"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "Dear John Farleigh / At last the book has gone to press."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "Dear John Farleigh / Many thanks for the proofs."

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Colonel Lynch
London or Ayot St. Lawrence; on physics; begins "Dear Colonel Lynch / As I am not a mathematician, propositions expressed in algebraic"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "We start for our cruise round the"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Naples; begins "Please make a careful transcript of"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Empress of Britain; begins "My dear Blanche / Everything has gone so far"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "This is an indication that you have hit / French taste"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Frank F. Bennell [initialed]
Handwritten note in Shaw's hand at bottom; London; begins "Mr. Bernard Shaw, who is not and never has been a / professional lecturer, is now obliged to restrict his appearances / as a public speaker to special and exceptional occasions,"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
With notes in hand of Dan H. Laurence; gift of Dan H. Laurence; see his Typed Letter Signed to J. Tyler of Feb. 25, 1989; London; begins "Dear Dodds both, Chase, Mead's Ghost, Lewis, old Uncle Tom"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Requests poster design for On The Rocks;London; begins "Dear John Farleigh / Are you any good at posters?"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "My dear Farleigh / I am horrified: I thought I had sent"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "I nearly died when I was told / that 'the printer had'"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "Dear John Farleigh / The enclosed is all I can get out of the"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Edgar Jepson Jr.
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I got the book safely in September;"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Begins "approaching Plymouth / Dead calm sea so far."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gregg M. Sinclair
RMS Rangitane; begins "Dear Mr. Sinclair / Thanks for the photographs. I have"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Sydney Carroll
London; begins "Dear Sydney Carroll / What can you do for me in the way of dates?"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Sydney Carroll
Malvern; begins "The experiment with popular prices at the Winter Garden was not very encouraging"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to Dodd, Mead & Co. [shorthand]
Includes carbon copy of the transcription; London; begins "Dear Dodd Mead / I am so bewildered by the unexpected turns American publishing"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to J.B. Booth
With dealer's description about contents; purchased 12/94; London; begins "Dear Mr. Booth / I am glad you destroyed the letters."

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Stanley Unwin
London; begins "Dear Stanley Unwin / The twelve and sixpenny omnibus has been sold out for a long time."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Simon & Schuster, publishers [draft of cable]
The date appears to be in the hand of Blanche Patch; begins "Impossible the deal is off"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I have nothing to do with your Income Tax:"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Sir Francis Younghusband
Corrections in the hand of Blanche Patch; with explanatory note on separate leaf; begins "Dear Sir Francis / I start for a trip round South America on the 16th, and am not / due back until the 1st April."

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to I.W. Prior
London; begins "Dear Sir, Do not let yourself be drawn into an argument."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Balboa; begins "Dear B.P. / I find that I forgot to tear off"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Sydney Carroll
Includes explanatory note on separate leaf; London; begins "Dear Sydney Carroll / Many thanks; but don't waste two first night stalls on an extinct pressman"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
Begins "In the Red Sea / All well so far. Letters received duly at"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Victor Barnowsky
London; Dear Mr. Barnowsky/ All the directors who have suffered in the abominable persecution in Germany

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
This letter is on the same sheet as the letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; London; begins "I have this record. It is quite"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter: to I.W. Prior
The letter was typed and signed by Shaw's secretary, Blanche Patch; London; begins "Dear Mr. Prior / Mr. Bernard Shaw asks me to say that it is impossible"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to ? [initialed]
The clipping advertises an amateur performance of Shaw's You Never Can Tellin Egypt; includes a note by Bernard F. Burgunder; London; begins "I have written to Routledge that the matter"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Sydney Carroll
London; begins "My dear Sydney Carroll / Have you ever asked yourself this momentous question?"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to [Dr.?] Forbath
Shaw discusses his "public" and "private" handwriting, giving examples of both; London; begins "Dear [Dr.] Forbath / My secretary has discovered the enclosed soiled scraps of my handwriting / 40 years"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Hannen Swaffer
Primarily on the Labour Party and British Politics; Malvern; begins "Dear Hannen Swaffer / I must send you a belated"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
This letter is on the same sheet as the letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; Malvern; begins "The main suggestion that occurs to"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Hannen Swaffer
On the British party system; Malvern; begins "Dear Hannen Swaffer / I am kept so busy here that it ends"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney [initialed]
Malvern; begins "We shall be wandering in Wales until the"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney [initialed]
Malvern; begins "We shall be wandering in Wales until the"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
This letter is on the same sheet as the letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; London; begins "May I have a look at these scripts first?"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
This letter is on the same sheet as the letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; London; begins "May I have a look at these scripts first?"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney
Letter is on the sheet bearing printed instructions "From London to Ayot St. Lawrence By Road"; London; begins "My dear Gene / We shall be at Ayot as above until Thursday the 22nd."

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter: to I.W. Prior
Typed and signed by Shaw's secretary, Blanche Patch; London; begins "Dear Sir, Mr. Bernard Shaw asks me to say that the practice"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
This letter is on the same sheet as the letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; London; begins "Yes. But unless you can get"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to George Macy
Concerns the projected Limited Editions Club edition of Charles Dickens' Great Expectations;London; begins "Dear Mr. Macy / It is utterly impossible to print my preface"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "No 1 absolutely barred. I agree with the / lady who"

  15  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Sidmouth; begins "Dear John Farleigh / I am corresponding with Macy"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ada Tyrrell
With explanatory note on separate leaf by Bernard F. Burgunder; London; begins "My dear Addie, You certainly have had a narrow escape from"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to I. William Prior
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "No. Yes. Please delete which is not applicable."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I am off to Eastbourne for all / next week"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
The B.B.C. wants to broadcast Act III from The Millionairess; this letter is on the same sheet as the letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; London; begins "No: I absolutely bar anything short of a complete broadcast"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear John Farleigh / Words cannot express my"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
This letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; on the same sheet is an additional note by Shaw in a difference color ink; London; begins "O.K."

  15  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
This letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; Sidmouth; begins "O.K. The cathedral scene"

  15  



  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to A.J. Smith [initialed]
Includes note of explanation by Blanche Patch; Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Very kind of you: but it must"

  15  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [Hamilton Marr] [initialed]
Notes by Shaw on a B.B.C. production of Saint Joan; Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Schools may mean either sixth"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Vernon Bartlett [initialed]
London; note on one of Shaw's specially printed postcards; with a note by Bernard F. Burgunder; begins "We are both quite well (for our ages) and Mrs. Shaw bids me not forget"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "I had a big job to finish and / had to forget everything"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K. But in future, if I am to"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
This letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "No objection."

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to James Habgood
London; begins "Dear Sir, I remember your father very well; but we were not in"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; also attached is a note by Blanche Patch[?] on one of Shaw's compliments cards; begins "Send it to them by all means."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "Why this appalling cut in"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "Hooray! Terms accepted. Go ahead."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
London; begins "I have got muddled about those / drawings. I held back those"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Geneva is finished as far as the / dialogue is concerned."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Sydney Carroll [initialed]
London; begins "What about the third act, which requires a practicable sea?"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh [initialed]
London; begins "The missing drawings have / been found."

  16  
Shaw, Charlotte (Payne-Townshend) : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff
London; begins "I am instructed"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff
London; dictated to Charlotte F. Shaw, and written by her; begins "Dear Ayliff / This afternoon I sent over a copy of Geneva"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
London; begins "On page 94, line 10, change / the word lake to park."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
London; begins "I strongly approve of the Lohengrin / idea."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
London?; begins "My dear Ayliff / Don't bother to call- unless you'd like to."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "In reply to your AP/RGW"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "As much music as you like"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K.; but tell the announcer that I am professionally"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Droitwich; begins "Please send me the last"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Droitwich; begins "Dear John Farleigh / Nothing more exactly right"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Droitwich; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K. Go ahead; but the last"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to George Macy
London; with this are filed 3 printed items, all concerning the Limited Editions Club edition of Back to Methuselah:1) The Monthly Letter of the Limited Editions Club,July 1939; 2) With the advice of G.B.S.;3) "Back to Methuselah": an announcement by the Leicester Galleries of an exhibit of John Farleigh's drawings

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; the second card orders Miss Patch to disregard the information on the first; begins "I am too old to learn new"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence?; begins "Dear Ayliff / This is a masterly cut if you want"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
London; begins "No: let Flanco alone."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
London; begins "If you are satisfied, I shant / intrude,"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
London?; begins "My dear Ayliff / The enclosed is out-and-out important."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "This raises the question of the translation."

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff
London?; begins "Dear Ayliff, What a horrible play! Why had I to"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I forgot the stage staff this time."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to Gladys Storey [shorthand draft]
"Kate" is Kate Perugini, the daughter of Charles Dickens. The story is of Dickens's relationship with his wife; also included are 2 typed transcriptions of the draft by Blanche Patch, a Typed Letter Signed from Dan Laurence to Miss Patch requesting a transcription, and a typed copy of a letter from Kate Perugini to Shaw requesting an interview for Miss Storey (October 1927); begins "Dear Miss Story [sic] / As Kate decided to tell the story that way, told so it must be in any"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter: to I.W. Prior
London; the letter was typed and signed by Shaw's secretary, Blanche Patch; begins "Dear Sir, Mr. Bernard Shaw asks me to say that he has no idea"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
London; begins "Flanco will be all right for a long / time yet."

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson [fragment]
Text concerns Henry Arthur Jones; included with this facsimile are a letter addressed to Shaw by Jones's daughter, and a notation by Jones himself concerning Shaw; begins "The clique that abhorred me is long since dead; and as I cannot find the name of the club"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K.; but you will"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
London; begins "It is an astonishing fact that I / have never seen S.H."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
London; begins "The copy you sent me does not / contain the cuts."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
London; Shaw gives some suggestions on casting a performance of Candidaby the B.B.C.; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K. Phyllis Neilson Terry and"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter from R.G. Walford for the B.B.C.; begins "Tell them that they must not"

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  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ethel Shaw (Mrs. Gordon Walters) [initialed]
London; begins "My dear Ethel / We must bear in mind that under the new inheritance laws a mother inherits before a sister"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Herbert Whiteley
London; with holograph postscript and marginal note; begins "Dear Sir, In my father's time brass instruments were"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "They have just sent me a proof of / the portrait."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Malcom Morley [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "What about Canada? I am being pressed to tour it"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh [initialed]
London; begins "O.K. Send the block off. Splendid."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Frinton on Sea; begins "Sorry I forgot the enclosed. Better keep a"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "Probably it has not yet been delivered."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "Not enough for half the play."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Henry Kiell Ayliff [initialed]
London?; begins "Dear Ayliff, I have just rung you up but can't get any"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Hamilton Marr for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K. for fifteen guineas. The Government"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Charles Benjamin Purdom
London; begins "Dear Mr. Purdom, I have to thank you for the copy you have sent me of the proposal for an Actor's Theatre as part of the work of Equity."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney [initialed]
London; begins "Charlotte has written you all the"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to I.W. Prior [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Sorry; but I am very old, and forget everything."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "NO. The situations will make no"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Saul Colin [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear D. Colin / You must not act as my agent: I have no need of one"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Mr. Crawley
London; Shaw was considering dropping his American publishers, Dodd, Mead & Co.; with a note by Bernard Burgunder; begins "Dear Mr. Crawley / You have already received my cable of the 20th May."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "There are 52 pages of narrative and dialogue"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Edith Craig [draft]
London; Edith Craig was the daughter of Ellen Terry; includes one leaf of explanation by Karl Goedecke; begins "My dear Edy / The ancient Pagans, who had a much keener sense of public decency"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dorothy Somerset
London; photocopy of a correspondence card; with explanatory note added on separate leaf by Dan H. Laurence; begins "You can hardly expect an agent, who / lives by his commission"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Dorothy Somerset
London; photocopy of a correspondence card; with explanatory note added on separate leaf by Dan H. Laurence; begins "You can hardly expect an agent, who / lives by his commission"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "Disgraceful delay. I am sorry."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "A guinea a minute."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "Two guineas: a guinea per 100 words"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Gertrude Burnett
London or Ayot?; Miss Burnett was evidently a teacher and producer of drama; begins "Dear Gertrude Burnett, It is one of the misfortunes of the war that it has taken"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Donald S. Robertson
Ayot or London?; concerns Housman and Galsworthy; with explanatory note on separate leaf by Bernard F. Burgunder; begins "Dear Mr. Robertson, I met Housman only once in Westminster Abbey at the Hardy"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to I.W. Prior
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Sir, The best way is not to protest. Wait until the war is"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter: to the Editor, [?]
Ayot St. Lawrence; with holograph corrections; concerns British bombing policy, specifically bombardment of continental cities; begins "Cui Bono? / Sir / First may we make clear that though we are about to propose an arrangement with the Axis"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K. Four guineas."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hesketh Pearson
London; with two notes of reference on separate leaves by Bernard F. Burgunder; begins "In finishing the story of Aveling by saying that I / had known only 2 equally conscienceless men, a colonel and a clergyman, I quite forgot the Reverend Harold Davidson."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "If all you want is the 38 words beginning 'I believe in Michael Angelo"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Hugh Westoby
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Plate arrived safely. Quite / comfortable so far."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed fragment]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "...color and charm the color of skin does not"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; with photocopy and typed transcript; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "Elizabeth means nothing to me. / I am too"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "Yes, if you can get"

  16  
GBS : Written Letter Signed: to Ernest Esdaile
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Quite a vivid little sketch"; additional items include typed mock-up of a flier advertising Esdaile's book, inscribed by Shaw in red ink and typed note from Esdaile "A SUGGESTION", inscribed and signed by Shaw

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Elizabeth C. Yeats
London; photocopy only; begins "Dear Mrs. Yeats / Do you think it would be possible to make a private edition of it? How / many of the 500 copies can you"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to F.R. Brown Jr.
Ayot St. Lawrence; in this postcard Shaw describes Hitler as "a very dangerous madman"; begins "It is true that the high moral games"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company (B.H. Alexander)
Cliveden, Taplow, Bucks; reply to a letter of August 8, 1941 from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "No harm done. Fee £5-5-0

  16  
GBS : Envelope addressed to Blanche Patch
Maidenhead, England

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; discussion of Saint Joan;this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "I know only 5 of the cast, being"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; Shaw objects to a broadcast of The Chocolate Soldier.; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "I understand that the holders of the copyright"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from J.E.M. Waters[?] for the B.B.C.; begins "I must charge something as a matter of"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter: to the Prime Minister
Petition for a Civil List pension for the widow of G. Herbert Thring, former secretary of the Society; with a note by Bernard Burgunder; begins "Dear Prime Minister, We the undersigned members of the Society of Authors"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; the letter is in response to a letter from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "In reply to your AP/MTC dated the 9th"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ada Tyrrell
Barnet, England; begins "I am still alive and very apologetic / for staying so late."

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "£36-15-0 (thirtyfive guineas)

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Georgina (Gillmore) Musters
Ayot St. Lawrence; with note by Bernard F. Burgunder on separate leaf; begins "As our people here must have a / holiday we are"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Cliveden; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "I object violently. The broadcast"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from S. McGrath for the B.B.C.; begins "I have no recollection of this; but send it to"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K. for 4 guineas"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this note appears in the body of a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K. Say a guinea a minute with a maximum"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to James Habgood
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "After nearly seventy years I remember"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K. Note that my powers are limited to my"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "I am sorry to upset your program; but this"

  16  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Theodora Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence?; concerns jacket design for Everybody's Political What's What;begins "Dear Theodora / Don't be excited; you are not being commissioned to redecorate the Sistine Chapel"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Theodora Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Theodora / The enclosed explain themselves / The blank form is in the first rank"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ethel Shaw (Mrs. Gordon Walters) [initialed]
London; begins "Dear Ethel / We have been in London since the 26th July"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to William Maxwell [initialed]
London; Shaw describes Charlotte's (his wife) funeral; begins "All ended at Golders Green"

  16  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
Ayot St. Lawrence?; begins "Alas! All the clothes have gone."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to Gordon Reynolds Walters [shorthand]
Letter in Pitman shorthand; with typed transcript, apparently made by Blanche Patch; begins "Dear Mr. Walters, The proposed marriage of a gentleman of 70 with a lady"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from S. McGrath for the B.B.C.; begins "No fee. The extract, in"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "You must be rolling in money to plunge / into"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Charles Kay Ogden [initialed]
London; holograph corrections and additions; discussion of language simplification; begins "My dear Ogden / Wake up, man: wake up. / You have utterly misunderstood my letter and missed the / point of it."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to J. Robertson Scott
Ayot St. Lawrence; with explanatory note by Dan H. Laurence; begins "I never spoke to Stead in my life, nor even saw him except once at a public meeting."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is in response to a request from B.H. Alexander of the B.B.C.; begins "My secretary tells me that I never"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Mrs. M.S. Wileman
Ayot St. Lawrence; Shaw on the art of education; begins "The quotation is from The Revolutionist's Handbook"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Of course this is an outrageous extravagance."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Marie Bergin
Ayot St. Lawrence; postcard bears slight water damage; begins "You are better off than I was / eighty years"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
London; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from S. McGrath? for the B.B.C.; begins "Five guineas. I will send a line"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence?; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from S. McGrath for the B.B.C.; begins "This won't do at all. Never cry stinking fish."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "I am all in favor of the story being"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Theodora Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "By all means do what you can / I had a talk about it with you father yesterday"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Theodora Winsten [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Theodora / Maxwell is clamoring for that jacket / Don't try to improve it"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "Is the broadcast to be in English or Chinese?"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to Otto Kyllmann [shorthand]
Includes a typed transcript; the draft is on the reverse of a letter from Kyllmann to Shaw; Otto Kyllmann was with Constable & Co.; begins "Dear O.K. / I am not at all convinced that 20,000 more What's What will be needed."

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Clare Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear Clare / Forgive the orgy of bullying bad manners in which I indulged on Sunday / Its intention was friendly but as it did not produce"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "Is the broadcast to be in English or Chinese?"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Bertha Newcombe
Ayot St. Lawrence; purchased from Swann Galleries, February 2, 1995; includes one 10 shillings note and 1 photo of Mrs. Shaw; begins "My dear Bertha / the ten shillings is for / Ann, if she still exists."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed & Typed Letter Signed: to Lawrence Smith
Includes 3 Autograph Letters Signed and 7 Typed Letters Signed; Quaritch, 8/03

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Theodora Winsten [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "...for the Shavian News design / This is the fee I mentioned to your mother"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Theodora Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Theodora / The enclosed draft of the letter which should accompany your design"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from S. McGrath[?] for the B.B.C.; begins "O.K. No charge"

  17  
GBS : Typed & Autograph Letter: to John Wardrop
Includes handwritten and typed copies; both copies appear to be transcripts, made perhaps by Blanche Patch; begins "Your letter is an alarming one: I perceive that I am ruining you,"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "At Wardrop's earnest request I / sent him a few"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Eleanor O'Connell
Shaw apparently sent this copy to Miss Patch with his letter to her of the same day, for her information. The letter is to an older woman with whom young John Wardrop was consorting and whom he had passed off as his wife to Shaw, according to Dan H. Laurence; begins "He proved impossible. He was too young, too excitable."

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Blanche Patch
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear Blanche, Wardrop has just burst in on"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is a response to a request from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "In reply to your 03/CT/BHA dated"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "You cannot be tied down unless you tie"

  17  
GBS : Telegram to Time and Tide


  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
This letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Mary Somerville for the B.B.C.; begins "If the extract from C&C is really to illustrate a lecture, it is fair quotation, to"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to F.E. Loewenstein [initialed]
London; with note on separate leaf; begins "If you are writing to Felix Grendon tell him"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
Ayot St. Lawrence; note of instruction accompanying some work to be done (not included); begins "Please fair copy this on green & yellow as usual / for"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Allan Wade
Ayot St. Lawrence; inscribed on verso of photo of Shaw; with envelope; begins "Dear Mr. Allan Wade / I am deeply indebted to you for the corrections, and hope that they may no"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Clare Winsten [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; text concerns preliminary study for the statue of Saint Joan which Clare Winsten was to sculpt for Shaw; begins "My dear Clare / What an incorrigible megalomaniac you are! Do you suppose I want a white stone ghost of Joan"

  17  
GBS : Typed Note: Is quite correct, . . .
Concerns Shaw's will, and the trusteeship of the same; with a note at bottom, "Above, after interview with Mr. Thrupp, of Public Trustee Office."

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear Blanche, You have given me a jolt at last"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Theodora Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear Theodora / I want you to make a private note that the film bargain is not a sound one"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Dodd, Mead & Co.
Photocopy, with notes added in the hand of Dan H. Laurence; gift of Dan H. Laurence, January 1989; begins "Dear Dodds, I have to thank you for the accounts and"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; "C&C" is Caesar and Cleopatra; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "Having now heard the film of C&C, I might"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company
This letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from M.T. Candler for the B.B.C.; begins "No. These scenes"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Val Gielgud for the B.B.C.; begins "Splendid in its entirety, but"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to William Rowbottom
London; with this letter is filed Rowbottom's original letter to Shaw concerning suicide and copy of Shaw's response; begins "Dear Sir / Killing yourself is a matter for your own judgement / Nobody can prevent you; and if you are convinced"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "These 15" broadcasts are no use to me."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the reverse side of a letter to Shaw from B.H. Alexander for the B.B.C.; begins "As to Italy and The Dark Lady, O.K."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to ? [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence[?]; with a photocopy and typed transcript; advice on casting for Don Juan in Hell; begins "I am told that you intend / to make Don Juan"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Clare Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear Clare / The enclosed card and cheque will see you through as far as casting is concerned"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Clare Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Mrs. Winsten / It having been agreed between us to decorate the dell in my garden with a statue of Joan of Arc"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to W.G.C. Gundry [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Gervinus and all that lot are, as to Shakespeare, unreadable bardolators."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Georgina (Gillmore) Musters [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; for discussion of this letter and related material see Bernard Burgunder's Typed Manuscript Study of 46 Volumes; begins "I should have said that Lucy / sold all this"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney
London; begins "My dear Gene, I have just picked up your address from a letter your wrote to"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to ? [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; purchased from Remember When Auctions, Inc., November 1993; written on Shaw's printed calling card; begins "My job is to answer question, not to ask them."

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Mrs. St. Clair Stobart
London; with commentary on the "hopeless" nature of any attempt to revise the Book of Common Prayer and the decline of effective religious belief; begins "Dear Mrs. Stobart / The late Rev. Dick Sheppard suggested that I should revise the Prayer Book, as there were certain passages"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to ?
Ayot St. Lawrence; purchased from Remember When Auction, Inc., November 1993; written on fragment of one of Shaw's printed postcards, Laurence D15(a); begins "Neither does he ask questions; he answers them-"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Alan S. Downer [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "If you will send me a question- / nare, the"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ethel Shaw (Mrs. Gordon Walters) [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear Ethel / The most hopeless, because the maddest, of all gamblers is the one"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Alan S. Downer
Ayot St. Lawrence; holograph answers to Downer's typed questions concerning Harley Granville-Barker; one of Shaw's comments is written on a fragment, including signature, of Downer's letter (ca. April 1, 1947)

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to ? [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Some persons with great artistic talent have no conscience"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Note Signed: to Blanche Patch? [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; according to a note by Bernard Burgunder, this note "establishes the date of the completion of Buoyant Billions; begins "Here is the end of the play."

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Alan S. Downer
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Professor Downer, Many thanks for the"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Ruth Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear Ruth / Suppose you get six contributors and provide a story yourself besides editing"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I have sent an ample supply"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to J.W. Dulanty [shorthand draft]
Ayot St. Lawrence; includes a typed transcription; begins "Dear Mr. Dulanty / Thank you [for] phoning me about the defeat of Dev by a rickety coalition that"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; letter is on the printed broadside "From London to Ayot St. Lawrence by Road"; begins "My dear Gene / I see you have landed. I am such a pitiable old crock of"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Curtis Freschel
Begins "Dear Curt, Now that you are, like myself, a widower, I may talk to you freely"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Alan S. Downer
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Mr. Downer, I cannot sufficiently urge you"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to British Broadcasting Company? [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; address on the card seems to have been erased; begins "Limbert has shown me your letter"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Dr. M. Baxter
Ayot St. Lawrence; concerns a proposal to establish a memorial to H.G. Wells; begins "Dear Dr. Baxter, I think the Wells Committees"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Blanche Patch
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "The crisis is very trying: I cannot afford"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Gene Tunney [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Dear Gene / It may amuse you to hear that when"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Georgina (Gillmore) Musters
Ayot St. Lawrence; with explanatory "Note from Dan H. Laurence" added on separate leaf; begins "My hand writing is now so slow and tiresome"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to British Broadcasting Company
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is on the same sheet as a letter to Shaw from Joe Burroughs for the B.B.C.; begins "No. These dialect tomfooleries are not in my class."

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Dame Laurentia McLachlan
Begins "Just as your letter came it happened also that I had a visit from"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Note: Statement for the press on the Spanish Civil War
On reverse of a letter from J.A. Balbontin, given to F.E. Loewenstein to be given to Reuter's; with explanatory note on separate leaf

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Stephen Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; concerns memorial stone for Harry and Clara Higgs; begins "Too late / I have engaged the local man who seems promising / His questions are very intelligent"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Clare Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "My dear Clare / You mustn't make scenes with me: I am in that trade; and it doesn't amuse me. And I am much bothered at present"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Colonel "Eddie" Eagan
Ayot St. Lawrence?; Eagan was evidently at one time a boxer; begins "Dear Colonel Eagan, When my late wife began her career in that capacity I had much"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to William Ralph Inge
Ayot St. Lawrence?; copy made by Blanche Patch; begins "Dear Angelic Doctor, Celebrations are the curse of eminent"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Note: Printed card inscribed to Isobel Ingram
Ayot St. Lawrence; text concerns sculpture of Joan of Arc by Claire Winsten; with photograph

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Theodora Winsten [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Before deciding finally about a nom de pinceau consider the case of the Sitwells: Edith, Osbert, and Sachaverell"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Note: regarding the coming Shaw-Nehru meeting
The 3 items also include a newspaper clipping and photo of the meeting

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "The marble of my hand by Sigmund Strobl / is precious."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "What books did Cockerell take"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to John Farleigh [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "No preference, except for / yours."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Eric Bentley
Ayot St. Lawrence; on Shaw's background reading for his play Saint Joan; begins "I read lots of Joaniana; / but I went by Quicherat."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Clare Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I have no B.B. drawings left / Clark has all that you have not / Today Rectory Cottage is on view"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter: Concerning Blanche Patch and Judy Musters
Ayot St. Lawrence; Miss Patch's holograph appears at the bottom, answering Shaw's note

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Clare Winsten [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "I have not become a landlord nor a mortgagee nor done anything for L. that I would not have done"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Clare Winsten [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "Maxwell has sent me your letter dated the 14th."

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Fanny Holtzmann
Signature in Pitman shorthand; this note apparently intended as a draft for a cable; begins "Cable unintelligible filming"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Two notes of different dates on one leaf, in answer to a typed question at the top of the page; begins "No. I shall go on with Stern & Reubens, as"

  17  
GBS : Letter: to The Times Book Club
A printed postcard on which Shaw has written his order for "Ruskin by Peter Quennell (Collins)"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to "Lena"
Begins "I have not a rap"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Stern & Reubens
Ayot St. Lawrence; corrected in his hand; with dealer's description and comments on a separate leaf; concerns American copyright of Shaw's essay "Imprisonment"; begins "Dear Stern & Reubens / In 1922 I contributed"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Manuscript: Envelope addressed to Theodora Winsten


  17  
GBS : Typed Letter Signed: to Clare Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; with a long postscript in Shaw's hand; text mainly concerned with Erica Cotterill, author of a number of works on Shaw; begins "My dear Clare / Sorrow be damned! I said nothing about sorrow. E.C. lived on a farm at Bampton"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Clare Winsten
Ayot St. Lawrence; concerning Shaw's relationship to Erica Cotterill; copy made by Blanche Patch?; begins "My dear Clare, Sorrow be damned! I said nothing about"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch
The letter is torn into 3 fragments; begins "By the way, I should have said in my letter about your salary"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to Alan S. Downer
Ayot St. Lawrence; signed "F.E.L."; begins "Bernard Shaw could not / license the production of"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Blanche Patch [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; begins "On the 30th the Bank / will pay £41-13-4 for the"

  17  
GBS : Letter: to The Times Book Club
Ayot St. Lawrence; postcard ordering The Last Attachmentby Iris Origo

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to Charles Graves [initialed]
Begins "My dear Charles / Forget me: I am out of date. I don't"

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter: to Europa Films [shorthand draft]
London; both letters deal with film rights in Sweden to Shaw's Pygmalion; with "translation" and accompanying note by Bernard Burgunder

  17  
GBS : Autograph Letter Signed: to I. William Prior [initialed]
Ayot St. Lawrence; this letter is an answer to a letter from Prior to Shaw dated July 15, 1950, and appears on the same sheet with it; begins "I have not changed my registered"

  17  
GBS : Typed Letter: to Blanche Patch
Ayot St. Lawrence; literary advice on the writing of her autobiography Thirty Years With G.B.S.; with copy of letter, apparently made by Blanche Patch; begins "My dear Blanche / Make a very sparing use of the"

  18  
GBS : Typed Letter: to E. Margaret Wheeler
Typed transcripts made by Mrs. Wheeler and corrected in her hand of letters to her by Shaw and of her letters to him; the transcript totals 467 numbered pages plus a carbon copy of an index and an identifying note written by Mrs. Wheeler

  18  
GBS : Typed Letter: to E. Margaret Wheeler
A complete photocopy of the 39 letters to and from E. Margaret Wheeler; should be used instead of the transcripts whenever possible

  112-114  
The following, from Box 112-114, forms part of the Ann Elder Jackson Collection [subseries]:
  112  
GBS : Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
[Ayot St. Lawrence] My Ayot supply of Higgins's Eternal Ink [Ann Elder was Shaw's second secretary [1911?]-1920]

  112  
GBS : Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
[Nancy, France] I shall be at this address [Postcard verso has photo of the Excelsior Hotel]

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
[Nancy, France] Write to Miss C.A. Arfwedson, 56A Long Acre, [Postcard verso has photo of the Excelsior Hotel]

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
[London] Say that I [am] just leaving town,

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I am sending the fourth act of Pygmalion.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I shall not be up until Thursday.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; For the new address book: Jacob Epstein,

  112  
GBS: Autographed noteto Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; For new address book: - Arthur Shaw,

  112  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
Folkestone; Sister, Ann/ Send cards about my being abroad to J. E. Vedrome [On letterhead of The Frederick Hotels Limited, Royal Pavilion Hotel]

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Hotel de Russie, Kissingen, Germany; Please make two typed copies of the enclosed duplicate

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Herbrechstingen, Germany; All my plans are changed. [On verso is scenic picture of Bad Kissingen, Maxbrunnen]

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
The Grand Hotel, Birmingham; Please wire to me the very first thing

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Edstaston; I shall go up to Ayot tomorrow;

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Please make 2 copies of the enclosed.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Please copy out and send me the last speck on page 171

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Send me down any motor catalogues that come.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence;Write to Guiras or Quiras to say that my Spanish translations are already provided for.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence;Yes: send down the Awakeners; but send one copy downstairs

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Send Hamon a copy of the Common Sense of Municipal Trading.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
At the Little Theatre they told me that they had sent me half a dozen copies

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
You must throw yourself on this instantly and type it as hard as you can. [Verso has Shaw's shorthand on it.]

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Get a box from Drinkwater for John Bull for Tuesday

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; You did not put the Parents & Children preface into my writing case.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Longmynd Hotel, Church Stretton, Salop;It is all right about Miss Kinston: I telegraphed to her

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
When you see "stat" in the margin, do not copy it: pass it over.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
If Clark sends proofs of Androcles, send one set over to Granville Barker at once.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Kilteragh, Foxrock, Co. Dublin; Theree is a big document lying about somewhere,

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; There is a letter somewhere from C\Owen Lewis asking me to write him

  112  
GBS: Autographed letter signed to H.A. Des Voeux
London; Dear Des Voeux, I have just learned from a friend of my sister

  112  
GBS: Autographed note to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Collect all the bankers' receipts, amounting to 1000 pounds in all, [This is a reply to Ann Elder; her question to Shaw is on the same leaf.]

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
[Kilteragh, Foxrock, Co. Dublin]; We cross tonight to Holyland and shall reach Ayot on Sunday

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Better send Godard a copy of last years Supertax Carlow return

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Appoint 11 on Saturday for Franser Outram.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note to Ann Elder
Torcross Hotel, near Kingsbridge, S. Devon; Telegrams/ Hotel. Torcross./ My address

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
London; I forgot to say that Miss Ashwell's address is:

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Great Catherine has been finished & typed long since;

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
London; Tomorrow (Saturday) afternoon I start for Folkstone.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
[Hotel de la] Croix d'Or, Valence-s-Rhone; We shall stay at this hotel for the rest of the week

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Hotel de la Croix d'Or, Valence-s-Rhone; I send you back the recipts, cheques etc. to be posted from London.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hotel de la Croix d'Or, Valence-s-Rhone; Please send Brentanos a copy of Pygmalion and a copy of Androcles,

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Valence-s-Rhone; Hamon says he has never had Androcles or Pygmalion. [Verso has scenic picture of Vanlence - Esplanade du Champ de Mars - Monument L. Gallet]

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Grand Hotel, Biarritz; I send a cheque for 35 pounds to replenish the cash box.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Grand Hotel, Biarritz; I enclose an agreement to be filed under Holland for the Doctor's Dilemma,

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
[Le Mans, France] How He died depends on whom can be got for the men's parts. [Verso has picture of Eglise de la Couture, le Tympan.]

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
I forget whether I sent copy of the revised Great Catherine to Trebitsch.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Housel Bay Hotel, Cornwall; I enclose a cheque for the Park Village rent.

  112  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
Ilfracombe Hotel, Ilfracombe, North Devon; The Trade Union Congress utterly repudiated that audacous thirtyfive shilling standard.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Somerset; Please send one to Ayot (where I shall arrive on Sunday) [Verso contains photo of Hotel Metropole, Minehead, Somerset.]

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot, St. LawrenceI want the enclosed by return of post, so that I can catch

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Transcribe the enclosed & send it down straight to the New Statesman,

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I want a letter from Pharall Smith enclosing a letter

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; You had better send a card to all the actors & actresses to say that I am out of town.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Ssend back the play left yesterday

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Send a copy of Pygmalion with my compliemtns to Arthur Bourchier

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; The enclosed is to be filed for reference under The Music Cure.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Make two copies of the enclosed; and send one to Constable

  112  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
The Danum Hotel, Doncaster; Sister Ann/ I have left your memorandum of Charlotte's address in London.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Royal Crescent Hotel, Filey, Yorkshire; At the next opportunity remind me of the name of the acting manager [Verso has scenic photo of The Caves, Filey Brigg]

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Royal Crescent Hotel, Filey, Yorkshire; Kilsby is still too ill to move; but we hope to get away tomorrow.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Laurence; Miss Pratt has just telegraphed her address,

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Coole Park, C. Galway; Please send me a spring back portfolio - my green sheets are blowing all over the place.

  112  
GBS: Typed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; If you can find two brushes for cleaning the type of this machine anywhere

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Send three copies of Pygmalion (if we have so many to spare)

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
The Lodree Hotel, Keswick; Send Fischer one of the postcards: the one with folded arms -

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Lodore Hotel, Keswick; Get the box for Lucy - matinee 31st July Kinsway.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; It is very unlikely that the banks will not open tomorrow - [Verso contains photo of the Torquay Hydro-Hotel]

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Do not forget to send me all press cuttings.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; We seem likely to stay here for some time - possibly all the time.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; It occurs to me that I promised to pay the censor's fee if Mrs. Warren's Profession was submitted.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hyro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; I have received a cheque for 26-5-0 pounds from the Daily News for an article

  112  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Among the enclosures (mostly for filing) is a cheque from Heys which should be acknowledged.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; I want some of the postcards with my portrait on them - about a dozen.

  112  
GBS: Autographed note signed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Make me Two Typed copies of this; keep one by you at Adelphi Terrace;

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Your two cards arrived together this morning.

  112  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Please ring up Mr. Sidney Webb & ask for instructions as to the missing Fabian Research report,

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I want Mrs. Desmond Fitzgerald's address - somewhere near Dingle in the County Kerry.

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Savernake Forst Hotel, Nr. Marlborough, Wiltshire; I shall be at this address until Sunday morning.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
The Spread Eagle Hotel, Midhurst; I shall stay here tomorrow and go on the the Bridge Hotel,

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
The Beacon Hotel, Crowborough, Sussex; I am coming back tomorrow (Saturday).

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Please send the enclosed cheque (after filling in the name) to Dylsbeck, who wrote to me

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Royal Crescent Hotel, Brighton; Please type me a fair copy of the enclosed.

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Royal Crescent Hotel, Brighton; I have promised tickets for Fanny to four young ladies at the Fox Institute in Regnet St.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
[Fox] The letters had better be forwarded direct to me up to 6 o'clock on Saturday evening.

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Coole Par, Gort., Co. Galway; Better send one of the press cuttings etc. from Mrs. Barker.

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Coole Park, Gort., Co. Galway; Please fill this with Higgins ink, & return it to me.

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Coole Park, Gort, Co. Galway; Please send cables as follows - deferred rate.

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Coole Park, Gort, Co. Galway; I return the stupendous collection of stamped envelopes you sent me - Heavens knows why -

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
New Hotel, Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale, Ambleside; You did not send me Frank Harris's letter.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I shall not be up until tomorrow & probably not then until lunch,

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I cannot find the Insurance Policy for the motor bicycle here;

  113  
GBS: Autographed note to Ann Elder
[Ayot St. Lawrence] Yes: all right. Did Roger Canliffe apply to me lately [This was Shaw's response on same leaf to Ann Elder's questions.]

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; [Entirely in Shaw's shorthand and unable to read.]

  113  
GBS: Autographed Listing
[n.p.] [Listing of items "Packed in Holdall" and items "Still to be packed"]

  113  
GBS: Autographed card to [Ann Elder]
[n.p.] I have told Standing to send you a gross of thin postcards [Beginning card (verso is telephone number change notification) numbered (1) and ending with (continued)]

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; I want the American Pygmalion agreement with Livingstone.

  113  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Mrs. Kilsby is not at/ Scat/ Bellyclough/ Mellow/ Co. Cork

  113  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Probably my arrangement with Mr. Campbell [partly in Shaw's shorthand]

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; There is a hiatus in the Androcles preface, [includes some Shaw shorthand]

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; All letters had better be sent straight on to me.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon;The letter and agreements I sent to Shubert are at the bottom of the sea:

  113  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Do not copy the Shubert letter until you hear from me.

  113  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Don't sleep at the Terrace unless the nostalgia

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Mrs. Kilsby is still in Ireland,

  113  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Kilsby & his wife have returned from Ireland

  113  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; I want, by return of post, as many different photographs of the queeen

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Hydro-Hotel, Torquay, Devon; Send me the agenda of the Society of Authors meeting on Monday.

  113  
GBS: Autographed note signed to anonymous
[London] Please admit the bearer, Miss Elder. She is my secretary, [ on Shaw's "compliment card"]

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Please make a careful not to insist on a ribbon.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; The Fabian Soc. sent the tickets; and I sent on to Evans.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I want 1. The Irish papers sent by Sir Matthew Nathan.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
I want a memorandum of my income for the last 4 In come Tax returns,

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Shall be up on Thursday - possibly or Wednesday.

  113  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I could not get the three enclosed messages through from Ceodicote:

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; If, as seems possible, Barber should turn up presently,

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Please get us a box for The Starlight Express for Wednesday afternoon.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Can you find me any unanswered letters from T. D. O'Bolger, [Verso contains color photograph of the "Ruins of Ayot St. Lawrence."

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Cable or wireless Reynolds "Accept Metropolitan. Shaw." [Verso has color picture of Bala Lake.

  113  
GBS: Autographed letter to Ann Elder
London; [Handwritten letter to Lady Mayer for Elder to type] My dear Lady Mager/ I am afraid Iam a broken reed in the Stage Society matter.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; [Handwritten letter to unknown for Elder to type] Dear Sir/ I went to see the puppets, and missed the most important thing in a theatre: the pay box.

  113  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
London; [Handwritten letter to Bertrand Russell for Elder to type] Dear Bertrand Russell/ Yeats wrote to me about Chappelow, enclosing a letter from a lady, a cousin of his.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Gloucester Hotle, Weymouth; I do not understand how the Barlow accounts have got out of the usual sequence. [On verso is a color photograph of The King Charles, Poole.]

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Gloucester Hotle, Weymouth; I have had no proof of my article for J. P's Weekly

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Make a copy of this as early as possible, and send the original,

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
London; My dear AE/ Clearly it is advisable to [mostly in Shaw's shorthand]

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
I find I have come without a green writing pad. [On verso is picture of Town Cellares, Poole.]

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Royal Mount Ephraim Hotel, Tunbridge Wells; Please send me a copy of Androcles to Windham Croft [On verso is photo of the hotel]

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Windham Croft, Turners Hill, Sussex; Better send me all letters.

  113  
GBS: Autographed note[fragment] signed to Ann Elder
[n.p.] [page] 2/ 5. Send three copies of the Inca and three of O'Flaherty,

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Windham Croft, Turners Hill, Sussex; I want a book by William Bell called The Exodus

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Windham Croft, Turners Hill, Sussex; Please send me a copy of O'Flaherty and one of the Inca.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; William Poel, 5 Amersham Road, Putney S. W. has been sent somebody else's copy of Androcles

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
White Hart Hotel, Sedbergh; Yes: send me the Wilde-Harris letter - both copies.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I shall come up to London on Monday, and start for Glastonbury on Tuesday or Wednesday,

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
London; I have forgotten the New Age, and the prospectus of the Glastonbury Festival

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
The Crown Hotel, Glastonbury, Somerset; Please transcribe for me the last three or four speckes of the long play (not Augustus)

  113  
GBS: Autographed letter initialed to Ann Elder
White Hart Hotel, Sedbergh; Yes: send on Cecil Chesterton's book by all mean.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
White Hart Hotel, Sedbergh; Please send me a supply of visiting cards.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
White Hart Hotel, Sedbergh; Send all letters addressed to Granville Barker to the Garrick Club,

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
White Hart Hotel, Sedbergh; Send me as much of the Clusterton Review as you can,

  113  
GBS: Autographed note signed to Ann Elder
White Hart Hotel, Sedbergh; The enclosed is not to be entered in the cash book:

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
[n.p.] Send those messages by Insp. Marconi. I want the copy of a letter I wrote to Helen Arthur

  113  
GBS: Autographed note signed to Ann Elder
[Favvy. New York] Agreed November sixth Booth theatre go ahead. Shaw

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Broadway, New York; Faversham may produce sixth November Booth Theatre letter follows

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; If Mrs. Gillmore still insista on cash payments, [with some Shaw shorthand]

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Send a copy of O'Flaherty, marked Private in red ink

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Here is a frightful job. You must collate these two copies of the medical article,

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Mrs. Chapin had better call on Saturday morning.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I shall not come up this week. You might ring up Mr. Page

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; I want the following message sent by the cheapest available method:

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; You put a penny stamp on the Marbury cheque on Parr's Bank:

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Yes: by all means let your mother read anything she wants.

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; If there is any correspondence about the Irish Convention

  113  
GBS: Autographed postcard initialed to Ann Elder
Ayot St. Lawrence; Tell Mrs. Bilton that my present intention is not to come up until Monday morning,

  113  
GBS: Autographed note initialed to Ann Elder
Prior's Field, Godalming; Enclosed are odds & ends taht I should have given you yesterday

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London; Was Miss Kaurer's a/c sent with the fees all right?

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Prior's Field, Godalming; If you can find a letter from A. E. Boyd (I am not sure of the initials)

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Prior's Field, Godalming; Please get on 15 one pound notes = 15 pounds

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[n.p.] Stationery as follows/ 2 packets of envelopes, court size

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Parknasilla Hotel, Kenmare, Co. Kerry; Please open all letters. The one you conjectured to be from Lucy

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Parknasilla Hotel, Kenmare, Co. Kerry; During your absence the letters had better be forwarded to me:

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Parknasilla Hotel, Kenmare, Co. Kerry; I am sending a letter to Miss Dickens to be mimeographed.

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Parknasilla Hotel, Kenmare, Co. Kerry; If this reaches you in time, will you send me a file -

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Parknasilla Hotel, Kenmare, Co. Kerry; There is no reason why you should hurry back to town.

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Long Lake, Sneem, Co. Kerry; These are all for filing 2 c. [On verso is picture of Long Lake]

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Parknasilla Hotel, Kenmare, Co. Kerry; I find that my prolonged stay is eating up my stationery.

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Parknasilla Hotel, Kenmare, Co. Kerry; Please look in the letter H in the general file, also in K,

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Parknasilla Hotel, Kenmare, Co. Kerry; Please make two copies of the enclosed, and post the original immediately

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Kilteragh, Foxrock, Co. Dublin; It is not settled that we leave this on the evening of next Tuesday,

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Kilteragh, Foxrock, Co. Dublin; Do not send any books here, especially bulky ones:

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Ayot St. Lawrence; Can you find any more photographs for me?

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Ayot St. Lawrence; Cable Foversham as follows: "Since calling have learnt that your operations have proved fatal...

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Ayot St. Lawrence; Please send me a memorandum of the payments I have to make at the end of the year.

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Ayot St. Lawrence; I cannot pay the Sussex Lodge rent without the receipt,

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Ayot St. Lawrence; Have you any refills for the Reporters Note Book?

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Ayot St. Lawrence; I got no letters this morning. Ask Una at what hour they must be posted.

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Ayot St. Lawrence; Please buy The Herald on Monday & Tuesday (2 copies would be no harm)

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Great Southern Hotel, Parknasilla-on-Sea; The enclosed finishes the third Methusulah play; and as I want to guard

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Great Southern Hotel, Parknasilla-on-Sea; I send the enclosed not to spoil your holiday (though it has so far spoiled mine)

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Great Southern Hotel, Parknasilla-on-Sea; Send Constance Collier the blue papper of terms and say that she can deduct

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Great Southern Hotel, Parknasilla-on-Sea; The word in the telegram was Cox.

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The Hut, Bray, Berks.; Tomorrow (Tuesday) I go to Penbe. As they always bother me to recite

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Penbe near Dartmouth; On Friday morning I start for Presteign,

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Presteign; At present it seems likely that I shall return on Saturday to Ayot;

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Ayot St. Lawrence; I am comping up on Thursday. Tell Mrs. Bilton.

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[n.p.] Say very politely that I do not understand the transaction

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Ayot St. Lawrence; Please 1. Get one of the National Liberal Club pamphlets on Equality from the bundle

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Ayot St. Lawrence; You did not put Eaglefield Hull's letter in my bag; so I cannot send the corrected

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[n.p.] Please send me down, The last Macdona-Pygmalion agreement

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Ayot St. Lawrence; I am writing to Hugh Peed to send you a copy of Dr. Robert Bell's pamphlet:

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Shakespeare Hotel, Stratford-on-Avon; My dear Ann/ Send Miss Patch (your successor at the Terrace) your mother's name and address;