Letter from The Hogarth Press to Friedrich Burchell (26/05/1950)

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[[MS 2750/551/54]]


F.Burchell Esq., 
32, Stratfield Road, 




Dear Sir,


With regard to your request about an option for the German translation rights of “The Captain’s Deathbed” I am afraid that it is impossible as the book in [sic] already under consideration by a German publisher.


Yours faithfully,

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Source: MS 2750/551/54

Letter from The Hogarth Press to Friedrich Burchell (26/05/1950)


University of Reading, Special Collections

The Hogarth Press informs Friedrich Burchell that the German translation rights are unavailable for The Captain's Death Bed. Letter typed on the back of a partial typescript document


Typescript letter signed by Burchell