Letter from J.R. Ackerley to Herbert Read, February 11, 1956


Part of a collection of letters to Herbert Read from Joe Randolph "J. R." Ackerley (writer and literary editor of the BBC's weekly magazine The Listener). Read has written a personal letter to Siegfried Sassoon about the review and Ackerley has added a covering letter edited by the BBC's lawyers. Ackerley suspects the two letters will anger Sassoon even more.

In Collection:
Creator Contributor Subject Language Identifier
  • HR/JA 40-44
Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 5 pages ; 11.4 x17.7 cm
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 51.4975, -0.1357
Additional physical characteristics
  • Handwritten in blue ink.
Physical repository Collection
  • Herbert Read Collection
Provider Genre Archival item identifier
  • File: 8.1
Fonds title Fonds identifier Is referenced by Date digitized
  • October 2021
Technical note
  • Scanned on Epson Expression 10000XL at 600 DPI TIFF and images cropped & resized for Vault to be under 35MB by PD. Metadata by SC.
  • Use of this material is permitted for research and private study purposes only. For all other uses, contact University of Victoria Special Collections and University Archives.
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