Scope and arrangement
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts, typescripts, correspondence, financial documents, portraits, and pictorial works. The manuscripts include holograph poems, notes for work, and other manuscript material. Also included are manuscripts by Lascelles Abercrombie, Raymond Asquith, Edmund Charles Blunden, Rupert Brooke, Frances Cornford, Walter De la Mare, James Elroy Flecker, Wilfrid Wilson Gibson, Robert Graves, Robert Malise Bowyer Nichols, Isaac Rosenberg, Siegfried Sassoon, Edward Shanks, and others. The correspondence consists of letters, dating from 1907-1952, from the author to Lady Cynthia Asquith, Henry James, Alida Klemantaski Monro, Harold Monro, Edward Sackville-West, Siegfried Sassoon, Leonard Sidney Woolf, and others. Also present are letters relating to the author, dating from 1891 to 1958, between various correspondents, including Rupert Brooke, John Glasworthy, Aldous Huxley, John Masefield, Marcel Proust, and others. There are letters to the author from Lascelles Abercrombie, Maurice Baring, Edmund Charles Blunden, Gordon Bottomley, Robert Seymour Bridges, Frances Darwin Cornfrod, Walter D'Arcy Cressell, William Henry Davies, Walter De la Mare, John Drinkwater, James Elroy Flecker, E. M. Forster, Ronald Fuller, Mark Gertler, Wilfrid Wilson Gibson, Robert Graves, Henry James, D. H. Lawrence, John Masefield, W. S. Maugham, Harold Monro, Paul Nash, Isaac Rosenberg, Siegfried Sassoon, Edward Shanks, Oswald Sickert, Stanley Spencer, John Collings Squire, Francis Brett Young, and others, dating from 1889 to 1952.
The Edward Howard Marsh collection of papers are arranged in four series: