Charles Parsons to Editor, Scribner's Magazine, June 7, 1923

Scribner's letter.pdf

Title

Charles Parsons to Editor, Scribner's Magazine, June 7, 1923

Subject

Adams, Elizabeth Kemper, 1872-1948
Parsons, Charles

Description

3-page handwritten letter from a Charles Parsons in London, England to the Editor of Scribner's Magazine in which he criticizes, line by line, Elizabeth Adam's poem "Respite," calling it "appalling rubbish." The poem was published in the June 1923 issue of Scribner's (Vol. 73, No. 6). Attached is a cutting of the poem with Charles Parsons' comments and underlinings.
Presumably, an editor at Scribner's forwarded the letter to Elizabeth Adams.
Handwritten note on reverse of page 3 by Elizabeth Adams.

Creator

Charles Parsons

Date

1923-06-07

Contributor

Unknown

Source

CHS

Rights

CHS. Fair use.

Format

pdf

Type

Text

Identifier

FML-2014-023.1

Coverage

London, England

Identifier

016

Tags

Citation

Charles Parsons, “Charles Parsons to Editor, Scribner's Magazine, June 7, 1923,” Conway Historical Society, accessed December 9, 2019, http://conwaymasshistory.org/items/show/1039.