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Sayers, Dorothy Leigh, (1893-1957), playwright, author and humanist

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Alternative name(s):
  • Mac Fleming (Married to)
Surname: Sayers
Forenames: Dorothy Leigh
Gender: Female
Date: 1893-1957
Biography: ODNB link for Sayers, Dorothy Leigh (1893-1957) afterwards Fleming, Novelist and Translator
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P152988 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P25432 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Dorothy Leigh Sayers
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1919-1977: literary ms, corresp
University of Texas at Austin: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center Library
See Location register of 20th century English literary MSS 1988
c1914-1938: literary MSS (c1914-15, 1937-38)
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Annual Reports, 1977-78 p20, 1978-79, p21
books and papers
Wheaton College: Marion E. Wade Centre
See information from website
letters to Arnold Bennett
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
NRA 14722 Ogden
1935-1951: letters (10) to RW Chapman
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Location register of 20th century English literary MSS 1988
1924-1925: letters (11) to John Cournos
Harvard University: Houghton Library
NRA 20129 Harvard Univ MSS
1950-1957: corresp with Herbert Dingle
Imperial College Archives and Corporate Records Unit
NRA 24527 Dingle
1926-1969: letters (25) to Ifan Kyrle Fletcher
Columbia University Libraries: Rare Book and Manuscript Library
See NUC MS 84-534
letters to HH Kelly
Society of the Sacred Mission
NRA 26270 SSM
1940-1948: letters (14) to Maurice Reckitt
Sussex University Library Special Collections
NRA 31770
1927-1948: corresp with the Society of Authors
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1927-1928: 'Vogue of Detective Fiction', manuscript notes
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See Annual Return 2020