20 AUGUST 1948, Page 17


Sta,—The administrators of James Joyce's estate have agreed that an edition of Joyce's letters should be prepared, to be published in the British Empire by Faber and Faber, Limited, and in the U.S.A. by the Viking Press, Inc. The editor of the letters will be Mr. Stuart Gilbert. We shall be grateful if anyone possessing letters from James Joyce will either lend them for copying or send photostat copies of them. Letters can be sent either to Faber and Faber, 24 Russell Square, London, W.C.1, or to the Viking Press, 18 East 48th Street, New York, 17, according to the convenience of the owner. Original letters will be returned immediately after copying.—Yours faithfully,

GEOFFREY C. FABER (Faber and Faber, Limited).

B. W. HUEBSCH (The Viking Press).