Letters, manuscripts and typescripts of William Jeffrey. Edit

Summary

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MS.26895
Level of Description
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Dates

  • 1921-1946, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 131 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

    131 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows. (i) Letters to William Jeffrey from other poets and authors, 1921-?1944. (Folio 1.) They discuss their own and Jeffrey's work, and poetry in general. (ii) Manuscripts and typescripts of poems, 1925-1946, undated. (Folio 25.) The manuscripts include drafts and fair copies.

  • Bibliography

    Almost all the poems have been published in ‘Selected poems of William Jeffrey’, edited by A Scott, (Edinburgh, 1951), or in Jeffrey's other collections. A list giving details of the publications is placed at the beginning of the volume.

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