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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)COW/4/I/2/197
TitleCooper, Duff
Extent13 items
Date[mid-20th century]
DescriptionCorrespondence from Duff Cooper, Viscount Norwich [Alfred Duff Cooper, 1st Viscount Norwich, born 1890 and died 1954, Conservative Party politician, diplomat and author].

1/ Transcript of a letter from Duff Cooper of Chateau de St. Firmin, Vineuil, Oise, undated. Letter is addressed to 'My dear Noel'. He is happy to hear that Noel liked his book. He will be in London before Christmas and would like to see Noel.

2/ Transcript of a letter from Duff Cooper of West House, Aldwick, Bognor Regis, dated 28th July 1933. Letter is addressed to 'My dear Noel'. A short note to say thank you for the letter and for the praise.

3/ Transcript of a letter from Duff Cooper of Plas Newydd, Llanfairpwll, Isle of Anglesey, dated 8th January 1938. Letter is addressed to 'My dear Noel'. He is glad to hear that Noel liked 'Horace'. He has read 'Present Indicative' and has enjoyed it.

4/ Transcript of a letter from Duff Cooper of Admiralty House, S.W, dated 5th October 1938. Letter is addressed to 'My dear Noel'. Thanks Noel for his support.

5/ Transcript of a letter from Duff Cooper, dated 20th March 1941. Letter is addressed to 'My dear Noel'. He has heard that Noel's visit to Australia was a success. Letter from 'Sandy' [Governor-General of Australia] to 'Bobbety' (Viscount Cranborne) dated 12th February 1941, enclosed.

6/ Transcript of a letter from Duff Cooper of the Ministry of Information, Malet St., W.C.1., dated 16th April 1941. Letter is addressed to 'My dear Noel'. Sends a copy of the letter he wrote to Noel on the 20th of March.

7/ Transcript of a letter from Duff Cooper of Dorchester Hotel dated 31st July 1941. Letter is addressed to 'My dear Noel'. Sends a copy of letter which he has written to 'Brenden' as our result of the conversation he and Noel had.

8/ Transcript of a letter from Duff Cooper of Dorchester Hotel dated 31st July 1941. Letter is addressed to 'My dear Brenden'. Letter in support of Noel and his visit to America. (Ttwo copies).

9/ Transcript of a letter from Duff Cooper of Kinnaird House, 1 Pall Mall East, London, S.W.1., dated 4th June 1943. Letter is addressed to 'My dear Noel'. He really enjoyed Noel's play. Praises Noel's performance in it.

10/ Transcript of a letter from Duff Cooper of the Treasury Chambers, Whitehall, S.W.1., dated 2nd July 1943. Letter is addressed to 'My dear Noel'. He is sending Noel a copy of a book he has written. (Two copies).

See also COW/4/I/2/140
NotesFormer reference: Section I Personal Correspondence of Noël Coward, Box 1
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