QUILLER-COUCH, Sir Arthur Thomas, letters, autographs, documents, manuscripts

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QUILLER-COUCH, Sir Arthur Thomas (1863-1944). Man of letters.
Autograph Letter Signed to E. Stanley Jones, 1 page 8vo, The Haven, Fowey, 20 September 1929. Giving details of his work on a collection of poetry, published by Oxford University Press.
'A volume of my collected Poems has just been published by the Oxford University Press. The same Press will issue a companion vol of my lighter verse before long.'
Publishing under the pseudonym 'Q', Quiller-Couch is remembered mainly for his literary criticism and the monumental publication The Oxford Book of English Verse 1250-1900. This collection was a favourite of John Mortimer's fictional character, Horace Rumpole.
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