Herbert Howarth Papers 1959-1969.
Biographical / Historical Note
Herbert Howarth is the author of Notes on Some Figures
Behind T. S. Eliot (1964), a critical study of Eliot's background through
his family, friends, mentors, and fellow writers. Howarth, an academic who
specializes in literature, has a wide range of interests. In addition to his
book on Eliot, he has edited an anthology of Arab writing and written a book
about 19th and 20th-century Irish authors. Howarth's study of Shakespeare, The Tiger's Heart, was published in 1970.