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Garnett, David, 1892-1981



  • Existence: 1892-1981

David Garnett (1892–1981), Edward Garnett's son, became an author and wrote eleven novels as well as his autobiography; he edited the letters of T.E. Lawrence and the novels of Thomas Love Peacock. He and Francis Birrell started a bookshop; he helped found the Nonesuch Press and the publishing firm of Rupert Hart-Davis.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Garnett Family Papers

Identifier: MS164
Abstract The Garnett Family Papers are comprised of the correspondence, manuscripts, journals and diaries, documents, photographs, albums, and other archival materials concerning the Garnett family which were held by Richard Garnett at Hilton Hall near Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, U.K. until 2008.
Dates: 1784 - 2005; Other: Majority of material found within 1814 - 1981