British teacher, writer and editor known for his six, posthumously-published volumes of letters.
He studied at Eton College, where he later taught for many years.
He excelled in university shot put competitions, but was known as a talentless cellist.
He wed Pamela Marie Adeane in 1919, and the couple had five children.
During his academic tenure at Eton, he taught a young Aldous Huxley.