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Notebook of Edwin Muir., 1956-1957.

Identifier: MS.19965

Scope and Contents

The notebook contains a draft for the broadcast 'Revisiting Orkney' (folio 1); 'The ballads' published in ‘The New Statesman’, 53 (1957), pages 174-175 (folio 39 verso); reviews of work by Christopher Logue, C A Trypanis and Anna Kavan (folios 55, 96 verso); a translation from Kafka (folio 70 verso); and articles on 'Story and novel' (folio 30), Christopher Logue (folio 53), contemporary poetry (folio 61), ballads (folios 67, 90 verso) and 'The thirties' (folio 87 verso).


  • Creation: 1956-1957.

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96 Leaves ; Octavo.

Language of Materials

From the Series: Undetermined


96 folios.

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository