Dorothy L. Sayers Letters and Poems
Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:
The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Mortimer Rare Book Room.
Restrictions on use:
The Dorothy L. Sayers Letters and Poems are the physical property of the Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors of the works or their legal representatives.
Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:
Dorothy L. Sayers Papers, Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts.
History of the Collection
The Dorothy L. Sayers Letters and Miscellaneous Manuscripts, 1913-1952 were purchased (with one exception) between 1979 and 1987 with funds of the McConnell-Bohning Bequest from various manuscript dealers.
The letter of Ms. Sayers to Mary Elizabeth Clark (Smith College Class of 1926) was found in Ms. Clark's inscribed copy of Sayers's The Mysterious English (London: Macmillan, 1941).
Processed by Melvin Carlson, Jr., 2008