Finding Aid for the Douglas Ainslie Letters, 1884-1931

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UCLA Library Special Collections
UCLA Library Special Collections staff
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
© 2002
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Douglas Ainslie Letters, 1884-1931

Collection number: 703

UCLA Library Special Collections

UCLA Library Special Collections staff



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • UCLA Library Special Collections staff
  • UCLA Library Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
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© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Douglas Ainslie Letters,
Date (inclusive): 1884-1931
Collection number: 703
Creator: Ainslie, Douglas, 1865-1948
Extent: 2 boxes (1.0 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Grant Duff Douglas Ainslie (1865-1948) was an English poet, critic, and diplomat. He translated works of Benedetto Croce into English and wrote Chosen Poems (1928) and The Conquest of Pleasure (1942). The collection consists of correspondence to Douglas Ainslie from various persons including one letter from Ainslie to Constance Wilde.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Douglas Ainslie Letters (Collection 703). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 462153 

Biography

Grant Duff Douglas Ainslie was born in Paris, France in 1865; BA, Oxford, 1886; became an English poet, critic, and diplomat; translated works of Benedetto Croce into English; publications include Chosen Poems (1928) and The Conquest of Pleasure (1942); died March 27, 1948.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of correspondence to Douglas Ainslie from various persons. Includes one letter from Ainslie to Constance Wilde.

Organization and Arrangement

Collection arranged alphabetically.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Ainslie, Douglas, 1865-1948--Correspondence.
Authors, English--Correspondence.

Genres and Forms of Material

Letters.


Container List

 

Adey, More.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Ainley, Henry Hinchliffe, 1879-1945.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Alexander, Sir George, 1858-1918.

Physical Description: 6 items (folder).
 

Archer, William, 1856-1924.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Baylis, Lilian Mary, d. 1937.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Bealby, Mabel (Beardsley).

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Berenson, Bernhard, 1865-1959.

Physical Description: 3 items (folder).
 

Binyon, Laurence, 1869-1943.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Bourchier, Arthur, 1863-1927.

Physical Description: 33 items (folder).
 

Brown, William Sorley, 1889-.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Campbell, Mrs. Patrick, 1865-1940.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Cholmondeley, Mary, 1859-1925.

Physical Description: 3 items (folder).
 

Clerk, Sir George Russell, 1874-1951.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Cocks, Philip Alphonso Somers, 1862-1940.

Physical Description: 6 items (folder).
 

Coffin, Charles Hayden, 1862-1935.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Cole, Horace de Vere.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Collins, John Churton, 1848-1908.

Physical Description: 9 items (folder).
 

Colvin, Sir Sidney, 1845-1927.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Conder, Charles, 1868-1909.

Physical Description: (folder)
 

Cust, Henry John Cockayne, 1861-1925.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Cutler, Kate, 1870-.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

D'Arcy, Ella.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Dare, Phyllis, 1890-.

Physical Description: 21 items (folder).
 

Dare, Zena, 1887-.

Physical Description: 6 items (folder).
 

Douglas, Olive Eleanor (Custance) Lady Alfred Douglas, 1874-.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Duclaux, Mme. Agnes Mary Frances (Robinson) 1857-.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Du Maurier, Sir Gerald, 1873-1934.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Edwardes, George, 1855-1915.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Elliott, Maxine, 1871-1940.

Physical Description: 5 items (folder).
 

Forbes-Robertson, Sir Johnston, 1853-1937.

Physical Description: 4 items (folder).
 

Forbes-Robertson, May Gertrude Elliott (Dermot) lady, 1874-.

Physical Description: 1 item (folder).
 

Forbes-Robertson, Norman, 1858-.

Physical Description: 6 items (folder).
 

Garvice, Charles, d. 1920.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Glyn, Mrs. Elinor (Sutherland).

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Grey, Sybil.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Hackney, Mabel.

Physical Description: 5 items (folder).
 

Hamlyn, Vincent Waldo Calmady.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Hand, Sarah Chapman.

Physical Description: 3 items (folder).
 

Hardwicke, Albert Edward Philip Henry Yorke, 6th Earl of, 1867-1904.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Hare, Augustus John Cuthbert, 1834-1903.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Hargrave, John, 1894-.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Headlam, Stewart Duckworth, 1847-1924.

Physical Description: 3 items (folder).
 

Hecht, Henry.

Physical Description: 1 item (folder).
 

Hecht, Max.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Heinemann, William, 1863-1920.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Herbert, Arthur Frederick, 1866-1907.

Physical Description: 10 items (folder).
 

Herbert, Victoria.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Hichens, Robert Smythe, 1864-1950.

Physical Description: 3 items (folder).
 

Hicks, Sir Edward Seymour, 1871-1949.

Physical Description: 2 items.
 

Holmes, Thomas, 1846-1918.

Physical Description: 3 items (folder).
 

Hood, Hon. Alexander Nelson, Duke of Bronte, 1854-1937.

Physical Description: 6 items (folder).
 

Horner, Frances (Graham) Lady.

Physical Description: 5 items (folder).
 

Irving, Sir Henry, 1838-1905.

Physical Description: 7 items (folder).
 

Jackson, Holbrook, 1874-1948.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Jerningham, Charles Edward Wynne, 1854-1921.

Physical Description: 35 items (folder).
 

Lang, Alexander Matheson, 1879-1948.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Langtry, Lillie, 1852-1929.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Lee, Sir Sidney, 1859-1926.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Lewis, Wyndham, 1886-1957.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Ludovici, Anthony Mario, 1882-.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Maude, Cyril, 1862-.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Menpes, Mortimer, 1859-1938.

Physical Description: 26 items (folder).
 

Merivale, Herman Charles, 1839-1906.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Nesbit, Evelyn.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Orpen, Sir William, 1878-1931.

Physical Description: 3 items (folder).
 

Plarr, Victor Gustave, 1863-1929.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Playfair, Sir Nigel Ross, 1874-1934.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Poel, William, 1852-1934.

Physical Description: 3 items.
 

Ridge, William Pett, d. 1930.

Physical Description: 3 items.
 

Robertson, Walford Graham, 1867-1948.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Robins, Elizabeth, 1862-1952.

Physical Description: 14 items (folder).
 

Ronald, Sir Landon, 1873-1938.

Physical Description: 1 item (folder).
 

Rumbold, Sir Horace, bart., 1869-1941.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Sayle, Charles Edward, 1864-1924.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Shannon, Charles Hazelwood, 1865-1937.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Sharp, Evelyn, 1869-.

Physical Description: 3 items (folder).
 

Sickert, Walter, 1860-1942.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Sindici, Magda.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Straus, Ralph, 1882-.

Physical Description: 3 items (folder).
 

Studholme, Marie, 1875-.

Physical Description: 4 items (folder).
 

Sultan Muhammond Shah, agha khan, 1877-.

Physical Description: 4 items (folder).
 

Symons, Arthur, 1865-1945.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Tempest, Dame Marie Susan, 1866-1942.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Terriss, Ellaline, 1871-.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Terry, Marion, 1856-1930.

Physical Description: 2 items.
 

Toynbee, William, 1849-.

Physical Description: 35 items (folder).
 

Tree, Herbert Beerbohm, 1852-1917.

Physical Description: 9 items (folder).
 

Vanbrugh, Dame Irene, 1872-1949.

Physical Description: 14 items (folder).
 

Vanbrugh, Violet, 1867-1942.

Physical Description: 10 items (folder).
 

Watts-Dunton, Theodore, 1832-1914.

Physical Description: 2 items (folder).
 

Wyndham, Sir Charles, 1837-1919.

Physical Description: 4 items (folder).