Literary: Correspondence.

Reference code: CHAR 8/24

Part of: CHAR 8
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Date: 01 Feb 1906 - 31 Dec 1906


Correspondence on books and articles, mainly on "Lord Randolph Churchill", including letters of congratulation on publication, and thanks for complimentary copies Correspondents include Russell Rea MP; George Macmillan; Lady Ilchester; Lord Annaly; Joseph Chamberlain; Lord Harris; Sir Francis Mowatt; Sir George Warrender; Joseph Wood, (Headmaster, Harrow School); with details of weekly sales Jan-Apr 1906.



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CHAR 8/24/11 Letter from Joseph Chamberlain (Torquay [Devon]) to WSC, thanking him for giving an introduction for a Mr Field, and congratulating him on his biography of Lord Randolph Churchill. Chamberlain comments on the difficulty for a son in writing an impartial account of his father, and praises WSC for his success in allowing the facts to tell their own story. He points out one mistake in WSC's account of the Kilmainham Treaty, and negotiations with Charles Parnell. 10 Feb 1906