Notebook of Edwin Muir. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.19663
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • 1947-1948. (Creation)

Extents

  • 82 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    82 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The notebook contains drafts of poems (passim); two essays on Robert Burns (folios 2, 38 verso); the preface to Jan Lukas, ‘Light and shade’, 1947 (folio 13); 'Robert Henryson' (folio 15) and ‘A note on Franz Kafka' (folio 42), both of which were published in Edwin Muir's ‘Essays on literature and society, 1949; 'Father and son' (folio 54), published in ‘The Listener’ xxxvii (1947), page 680; review of Frantisek Halas, ‘Old women’, 1948 (folio 65); article on Hugh Kingsmill, ‘The fall’, 1940 (folio 71); and 'A tribute', published in ‘T. S. Eliot, a symposium’, 1948 (folio 73).

  • Bibliography

    Halas, Frantisek. ‘Old women' (London, 1948). Kingsmill, Hugh. ‘The fall’ (London, 1940). Lukas, Jan. ‘Light and shade’ (London, 1947). Muir, Edwin. ‘Essays on literature and society’ (London, 1949). ‘T. S. Eliot, a symposium’, compiled by Richard March and Tambimuttu, (London, 1948).

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