Describing by biographers as an avid writer of letters, little of his correspondence appears available to public view.
Ernest Hemingway's correspondence is expected to swell to a staggering 12 volumes.
There is often a subtext to this correspondence of literary lions.
early 15c., "harmony, agreement," from Medieval Latin correspondentia, from correspondentem (nominative correspondens), present participle of correspondere (see correspond). Sense of "communication by letters" is first attested 1640s.
correspondence cor·re·spon·dence (kôr'ĭ-spŏn'dəns)
A relationship between corresponding points on each retina such that stimulation produces a single image.