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Poems, 1940-1950

Dep. c. 1106
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Manila folder entitled, '1940-1950 (I)', containing the following poems:

  1. 'April', typescript
  2. 'At A Promenade Concert', carbon copy of typescript
  3. 'The Blight', typescript
  4. 'Bridge of Hominy', manuscript annotated by C.S. Lewis, and a typescript
  5. 'Condescension', carbon copy of typescript, annotated
  6. 'The Shower or Condescension', annotated typescript
  7. 'The Connemara Pony Show', typescript
  8. 'Enlightenment', typescript
  9. 'Escapade', annotated typescript
  10. 'Escape', manuscript
  11. 'Fancy', typescript
  12. 'Flirting', carbon copy of typescript, annotated
  13. 'Hagar and Ishmael', annotated typescript
  14. 'Heartbreaks', manuscript
  15. 'Hominy', manuscript
  16. 'In The Bar', renamed, 'Solicitor at the Bar', typescript
  17. 'The Island', annotated typescript, 'from Owen Barfield / Danes Inn House / 265, Strand, W.C.2.', 1940
  18. 'Love', typescript
  19. 'Medusa', annotated typescript
  20. 'The Merman', carbon copy of typescript
  21. 'Messack Point', typescript
  22. 'None Ever', typescript
  23. 'The Oracle', typescript and carbon copy, 1949
  24. 'Renovabitur ut Auilae Juventus', renamed, 'Middle Age', annotated typescript
  25. 'Saturday (For Roger Fox)', carbon copy of typescript, annotated
  26. 'Small Talk', carbon copy of typescript
  27. 'Sonnet', carbon copy of typesccript
  28. 'South', typescript
  29. 'Spring Dawn, typescript
  30. 'To A Female Client', manuscript
  31. 'To D.G. Rossetti', typescript
  32. 'To the Last Don', carbon copy of typescript, annotated, 'Sent to Punch. 2.XI.48, not accepted'
  33. 'To the Old Adam (in middle age)', typescript
  34. 'Translated! (Bottom speaks)', carbon copy of typescript, annotated
  35. 'The Unpopular Poet to his Fancy', manuscript
  36. 'A Visit to Beatrice', typescript
  37. untitled poem, beginning, 'Moved by the music -' may be so - was I?', typescript and carbon copy
  38. untitled poem, beginning, 'There are woes that Wells never set eyes on', manuscript
  39. untitled poem, beginning, 'Will there be simply no more relaxation?', manuscript, 1944


  • Creation: 1940-1950


1 folder

Language of Materials

  • English

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Dep. c. 1106

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom