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Muir, Edwin, poet, 1887-1959


Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:

29 letters of C M Grieve to Mr and Mrs James Dunlop.

Identifier: Acc.9022
Scope and Contents

With letter, 1950, of Edwin Muir to Andrew Letters.

Dates: 1948-1978.

Correspondence, photographs and papers, circa 1920-1993, of and relating to Edwin and Willa Muir.

Identifier: Acc.13226
Scope and Contents This collection was given to the Library from one of Edwin Muir`s great-nephews and copyright-holders. The core of the collection is a substantial file of letters from both the Muirs to Edwin’s sister Lizzie, and later, to her daughters, dating from 1921-1970. This is family rather than literary correspondence, and gives an insight into the Muirs’ peripatetic lives - often financially difficult but always determinedly creative. The additional papers, including incoming correspondence and...
Dates: 1920-1993.

Letter of Edwin Muir to A J McGeoch.

Identifier: Acc.4764
Scope and Contents

With transcript.

Dates: 1945.

Letters to William Montgomerie.

Identifier: Acc.8240
Scope and Contents

Concerning literary and personal matters.

With five letters of C M Grieve, 28 letters of Edwin Muir, and 12 letters of Willa Muir.

Dates: 1932-1972.

Nine letters to James D Young, including two of Hugh MacDiarmid and three of Edwin Muir.

Identifier: Acc.10465
Scope and Contents

Mostly on literary matters.

Dates: 1950-1972.

Papers of Ethel Ross concerning Willa and Edwin Muir.

Identifier: Acc.12592
Scope and Contents

Includes typescript of a novel and manuscript journal of Willa Muir.

Dates: 1939-1976.

Papers of James B Caird, including manuscripts and corrected typescripts of poems, essays, articles and talks; and letters to Caird on literary matters.

Identifier: Dep.262- is now part of Acc.10193.
Scope and Contents

Among the letters to Caird are two of Sorley Maclean, one of George Scott-Moncrieff, two of Edwin Morgan, three of Edwin Muir, three of Sydney Goodsir Smith, one of Douglas Young, and four, 1967-1978, of C M Grieve.

Dates: 1946-1975.

Photocopies of 20 letters to Francis George Scott.

Identifier: Acc.7648
Scope and Contents

On musical and literary matters.

Correspondents include C M Grieve, Edwin Muir, and Douglas Young.

Dates: 1930-1957.

Photocopies of correspondence of and concerning Edwin and Willa Muir.

Identifier: Acc.10557
Scope and Contents

Includes 52 letters of George Mackay Brown.

Dates: 1939-1976.

Photocopies of letters to William Montgomerie.

Identifier: Acc.6855
Scope and Contents

With 28 letters of Edwin Muir, nine of Willa Muir, and 38 of William Soutar, mostly concerning literary matters.

Dates: 1932-1969.

Printed copy of "The Estate of Poetry" by Edwin Muir.

Identifier: Acc.12172
Scope and Contents

Includes letters to Willa Muir of (1) T S Elliot, 1962 (2) Helen Sutherland, 1963; with two other Edwin Muir volumes.

Dates: 1962-1963.`

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Archival Object 3
Letters. Correspondence. 13
Poetry. 7
Typescripts. 7
Manuscripts. 3
Memoirs. 3