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Bradshaw-Isherwood, Kathleen 1868-1960

Overview
Works: 19 works in 45 publications in 2 languages and 2,189 library holdings
Genres: Personal correspondence  Sources  Archives  Personal narratives‡vBritish  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6017.S5, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood
 
Most widely held works by Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood
Kathleen and Christopher : Christopher Isherwood's letters to his mother by Christopher Isherwood( )

10 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final letters document Isherwood's journey to Los Angeles, where he permanently settled." "Isherwood's everyday correspondence, written in extraordinary times, reveals a complex yet wholly recognizable and very close bond between mother and son. She was for him, in turns, an agent, a sounding board, and an unbreakable connection to England."--Jacket
The Repton letters by Christopher Isherwood( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathleen and Christopher : the autobiography of a family by Christopher Isherwood( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathleen et Frank by Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[England], to "Mummie" [Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood] by Christopher Isherwood( )

2 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hand-colored and illustrated Christmas card from Isherwood to his mother with inscription on page 2: "In the bleak mid-winter, [...] The Lord God Almighty, / Jesus Christ. / Christina Rosetti [sic]."
[England], to "Mummie" [Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood] by Christopher Isherwood( )

2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hand-colored and illustrated Christmas card from Isherwood to his mother with inscription on page 2: "'Like siver lamps in a distant / shrine / The stars are sparkling bright. / The bells of the city of God ring / out / For the son of Mary was born / tonight.'"
Letters of English authors( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters are from Margaret Drabble to Nicolas Bentley ; Rumer Godden ; Sheila Kaye-Smith to Powys Evans ; Rosamond Lehmann to Ronald Fuller ; John Masefield to Mr. Evans ; J. Middleton Murry ; Amelia Opie ; Eden Phillpotts to Mr. Swan ; Michael Sadleir to Powys Evans ; May Sinclair to Mrs. Lord ; L. Pearsall Smith ; H.M. Tomlinson to Mr. Evans ; Hugh Walpole to Mr. Evans ; Mary A. Ward to Mrs. Machell-Smith. Many letters are concerned with portrait sittings
London, England, to Mrs. Isherwood by John Lehmann( )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thanking Mrs. Isherwood for her last letter and saying that he heard from Christopher too; expressing that he is glad that Isherwood has started writing short "novelties" and that he wants to read the stories; adding that he is enclosing a copy of P.V.W. 14 and his confusion as to why it is being described as unobtainable, but "provincial booksellers are rationed by the Penguin H.Q. ..."
Mable Tristram papers by Mable Tristram( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The material in this collection includes 36 autograph letters from Mable Tristram to Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood and 3 autograph poems written by Tristram and dedicated to Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood; these letters are signed Mable, Mamie, "Your little maid" and "Your little friend" and they are addressed to Mrs. Isherwood, Kathleen, and "My darling Queen." The collection also includes 3 letters from Annie Avis (Christopher Isherwood's nanny) to his mother, 4 postcards addressed to Christopher Isherwood's younger brother Richard, and various photographs and photo postcards of Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood and Christopher Isherwood; with some additional miscellaneous pieces. The letters are written from Poynton (Cheshire), Edinburgh and various cities in South Africa (1903-1926). Some of the letters written 1904 - 1910 describe the young Christopher Isherwood and a few of those written in 1926 discuss him as an adult
Repton, England, to "my darling mummie" [Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood] by Christopher Isherwood( )

1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Saying that she can hold onto his essay on Nationalism so they can discuss the topic; discussing that people have decided to act part of A.A. Milne's "The Romantic Age" at the end of this term and gives a list of the cast; adding that he wrote the enclosed essay some time ago for the English Essay Prize, but that it is written poorly because he rushed it; expressing that he just heard that he won the prize
[England], to "Mummie" [Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood] by Christopher Isherwood( )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hand-colored and illustrated Easter card from Isherwood to his mother
Christopher Isherwood papers by Christopher Isherwood( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The correspondence files deal with the literary works of Isherwood and others, male homosexuality, his interest in Hinduism, etc
Repton, England, to "my darling mummie" [Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood] by Christopher Isherwood( )

1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thanking her for her letter, the tie, and keeping him on the phone for the holidays; discussing plans for the holidays and family; expressing that he thinks it would be good for Richard [his brother] to attend a girls school to learn confidence, society, and to not be scared of girls; adding that he didn't finish writing this lettter until Monday, so he will send it out today
England, to "Mummie" [Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood] by Christopher Isherwood( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection of 6 handmade holiday cards and 2 autograph letters from Isherwood to his mother, Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood, an autograph letter from John Lehmann to Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood, and an essay by Isherwood called "Chivalry in English literature"; between 1917-1943 and undated, in England; expressing holiday greetings and updating his mother on what is going on in his school. Items in the collection have been described individually in separate catalog records; see related records for more information
Christopher Isherwood letters and postcards to Annie Avis, Emily Machell, Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood ; Richard Isherwood diary by Christopher Isherwood( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This material includes 7 letters and postcards written by Christopher Isherwood to his nanny, Annie Avis (1911-1933, HM 83257-83261, 83263-83264); 1 letter to his grandmother, Emily Machell-Smith (1921, Dec. 28, HM 83262); 1 postcard to his mother, Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood (1937, Mar. 22, HM 83265). Also included is a diary kept by Christopher Isherwood's brother, Richard Isherwood for the year 1956 (HM 83266); there is an inscription from Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood and various B & W photographs pasted into the volume, including photographs of Christopher Isherwood and Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood
 
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Kathleen and Christopher : Christopher Isherwood's letters to his mother
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Alternative Names
Isherwood, Kathleen 1868-1960

Isherwood, Kathleen Bradshaw- 1868-1960

Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood birth/death: 1868-1960 LCAuth[n99055414] VIAF[41888909]

Machell-Smith Kathleen

Smith Kathleen

Languages
English (42)

French (2)