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Strachey, Julia: Papers

9 boxes

Papers and correspondence of the writer Julia Frances Strachey, (1901-1979), including diaries, notebooks, manuscripts, typescripts and correspondence with her uncle Lytton Strachey, Dora Carrington and her first husband Sir Lawrence Gowing. This material was used extensively for the biography Julia: A Portrait of Julia Strachey by herself and Frances Partridge,(London 1983). Personalia includes a divorce certificate, a will, postcards, photographs and a scrapbook, mainly comprising press cuttings including reviews of Strachey's novels, with a few miscellaneous letters inserted.

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