503R. Diana Abdy to Harrod, 4 December 1935 [a]

The letter concerns the organization of a lecture by Gertrude Stein, for which Harrod had proposed some dates. [1]

  1. 1. Gertrude Stein eventually agreed to lecture on 11 February (Abdy to Harrod, 12 December 1935, in HPBL Add. 71191/162-63); further arrangements were discussed on 31 January 1936 (two letters, in HPBL Add. 71191/177-82). The episode is described in J. Hobhouse, Everybody Who Was Anybody. A Biography of Gertrude Stein, London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1975, pp. 141-42.
    1. a. From 3 Halkin Street, S.W.1 # , ALS, four pages, date read from postmark, in HPBL Add. 71191/159-60.

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