Manuscript and typescript drafts and fair copies of poems of William Sydney Graham. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.26019
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1943-1968, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 84 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

    84 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows. (i) Typescripts of nine poems with manuscript notes by William Sydney Graham for a poetry reading, 1943 (folio l); (ii) Manuscript of 'Gigha', 1945 (folio lO); (iii) Excerpts, 1949, undated, from 'The Nightfishing', with an explanatory letter, 1956 (folio ll); (iv) Drafts and final versions of part of 'The Nightfishing' and 'Seven Letters', 1953, undated (folio 31); (v) Drafts and final versions of 'Malcolm Mooney's Land' and other poems, 1960, 1965-1966, with later notes (folio 62). They include Graham's introduction to two of his poems for a radio programme in 1968.

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