Collection DE - David Elyan Special Collection

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David Elyan Special Collection


  • 1907 - 1999 (Creation)

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Awarded Honorary Fellow of the University of Gloucestershire in 2008
Freeman of the City of London
Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts

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Donated by David Elyan on 4 October 2002

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"The Dubliner" and "Dublin" publications
James Elroy Flecker publications - 37 books, including an unpublished masters thesis, by and about the Cheltenham poet
Whittington Press ephemera

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Uncatalogued. Access via appointment in consultation with the archivist

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