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Poems, 1940-1950

Dep. c. 1107
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

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

  1. 'The Doppelganger', New English Weekly, 33 (1947), 105, annotated, '1945'
  2. 'Tradition in Poetry', New English Weekly, 32 (1946), 47, annotated, '1945'
  3. 'Absence', typescript, 1945
  4. 'Alarm and Excursion', typescript, 1945
  5. 'Autolycus', typescript
  6. 'Betty', typescript
  7. 'The Braggarts', typescript
  8. 'The Breakwater', typescript
  9. 'Depersonalization', typescript
  10. 'Dulce est Desipere', typescript
  11. 'Envoi (To the Author of The Allegory of Love), carbon copy of typescript
  12. 'Exchange Control', annotated typescript
  13. 'A Fact', typescript, 1945
  14. 'Famous Love Songs, annotated typescript
  15. 'Fellow Feeling', title previously, 'Inspiration', annotated typescript
  16. 'Good Morning!', typescript
  17. 'Joseph's Dream', typescript
  18. 'Lacquer', typescript
  19. 'The March Hare', typescript
  20. 'Multum in Parvo', typescript
  21. 'The Nature of Joy', typescript
  22. 'None Ever Prized Me', manuscript
  23. 'Oh!', carbon copy of typescript
  24. 'Parenthesis', typescript
  25. 'The Partisans', typescript
  26. 'Poetic Diction', typescript
  27. 'The Preliminary Point', typescript
  28. 'Sense of Proportion', typescript
  29. 'Sex-Psychology', typescript
  30. 'Sonnet', typescript
  31. 'Sonnet', typescript
  32. 'The Telephone Call', typescript
  33. 'The Thesaurus', typescript
  34. 'To A.N. Other (Instructions for "VB" Day)', typescript
  35. 'To Betty', typescript
  36. 'To Cupid', carbon copy of typescript
  37. 'The Travelling Companion', typescript
  38. 'Triolet', typescript
  39. 'The Violin', typescript
  40. 'Why?', typescript
  41. untitled poem, beginning, 'It may have been a dream: it may have been a prophesy', manuscript, annotated by C.S. Lewis
  42. untitled poem, beginning, 'Speak not: I am unready: neither cease', typescript


  • Creation: 1940-1950


1 folder

Language of Materials

  • English

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Dep. c. 1107

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom