Papers of Sir Herbert Grierson, Sydney Goodsir Smith, and others, collected by Hector MacIver. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.26291
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1921-1952, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 97 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    97 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows. (i) Letters to Herbert Grierson and articles by him, 1921-1952, undated (folio l). Most of the letters are from T S Eliot, writing as editor of the ‘Criterion’. (ii) Manuscripts and typescripts of poems of Sydney Goodsir Smith, 1939-1952, undated (folio 42). Some of these were published in Goodsir Smith's ‘Collected poems’ (London, 1975); (iii) Typescript of ‘Count Albany’, a play by Donald Carswell, annotated by Hector MacIver for his production, undated (folio 63); (iv) Carbon typescript of 'The Captivator', a short story by Karl Miller, undated (folio 79); (v) Miscellaneous poems, 1932-1946, undated (folio 85); (vi) Typescript of an unidentified play with production notes by MacIver, undated (folio 90).

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