Phase One of Digitising Letters to Thomas Hardy

Welcome to Hardy’s Correspondents, a collaborative project between Dorset Museum and the University of Exeter whose long-term aim is to make available to the public over 5000 letters housed at Dorset Museum. Writers, artists, scientists, charities, political organisations, friends and fans wrote to Hardy from all round the world, including Chile, China, Egypt, India, Japan, Nigeria and Syria. Read and search the full text of 100 of these letters in this first release!