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Poems, and translations of poetry, 1952-1984

Dep. c. 1114
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Manila folder entitled, 'After 1960 and Translations etc', containing translations of poetry from French, German, Italian and Latin, and the following original poems:

  1. 'Beatitudes', typescript, initialled and dated, 1952
  2. 'Can Light Be Golden?', manuscript, Autumn 1976
  3. 'Change and Motion', typescript, 1977
  4. 'The Clock', manuscript
  5. 'Concerning Love Poetry', manuscript, 1983
  6. 'Embers', carbon copy of typescript with manuscript corrections
  7. 'The Eurythmist', manuscript, Jan. 1952
  8. 'Exegi Monumentum', manuscript
  9. Expression', manuscript and typescript, Spring 1977
  10. 'Fan Letters', manuscript
  11. 'From Memory', manuscript, 1984
  12. 'Gizeh', manuscript, 1981, and carbon copy of typescript
  13. 'G2', manuscript
  14. 'I Had An Aunt', typescript
  15. 'In', manuscript, and musical setting by Mark Mytton
  16. 'It fades', manuscript
  17. 'Jubilee', annotated typescript, Summer 1977
  18. 'Landfall', typescript, 5 Sept. 1984
  19. 'Leoni Keating', manuscript in Latin
  20. 'Love of Woman', manuscript
  21. 'The Meaning of Love', manuscript
  22. 'Moments Before Sleep', manuscript, Summer 1976
  23. 'Ne Plus Ultra', manuscript
  24. 'Night and Morning', typescript
  25. 'Old Age', manuscript
  26. 'Old Iron', manuscript
  27. 'Owen Barfield', manuscript
  28. 'Passionate Love', manuscript
  29. 'The Point', manuscript
  30. 'Polarity', manuscript dated Spring 1978, and annotated typescript
  31. 'Posterity', typescript
  32. 'Prayer', typescript
  33. 'Psalm 23 (modernised for an ongoing Church)', manuscript with notes, n.d.
  34. 'Retirement', carbon copy of manuscript, Nov. 1984
  35. 'Risen', two manuscripts, one signed, June 1953
  36. 'Rust', annotated typescript
  37. 'Sacrament', typescript
  38. 'She', typescript, Summer 1978
  39. 'Spurlos Versenkt', manuscript
  40. 'Thoughts in a London Teashop', manuscript, 1981
  41. 'To -', manuscript
  42. 'To the Words that won't Come', manuscript
  43. 'TV Programmes', manuscript and carbon copy of same
  44. 'Unison', typescript and annotated carbon copy
  45. 'Washing of Feet', manuscript
  46. 'The Year Makes Answer', manuscript, Nov. 1969
  47. '1982', two manuscript copies
  48. untitled poem, beginning, 'The case of Anthony Blunt', 21 Nov. 1979, carbon copy of typescript, sent to The Times
  49. untitled poem, beginning, 'Come where I am. Be present now, I say', manuscript
  50. untitled poem, beginning, 'Freedom is all. Discovery, you find', manuscript
  51. untitled poem, beginning, 'I have taken the bread', manuscript, with the newspaper cutting which inspired it, ( The Times, 14 Feb. 1978)
  52. untitled poem, beginning, 'Light in the World', manuscript
  53. untitled poem, beginning, 'Out of the mouth of the emptied of purpose', manuscript, 1982
  54. untitled poem, beginning, 'Pay, if you owe me aught, with words unspoken', manuscript, 1981
  55. untitled poem, beginning, 'Sensual? Not so. Greedy for tenderness', manuscript
  56. untitled poem dedicated, 'To Richard Hocks, in expectation of a voyage across the Atlantic with him', manuscript, n.d.
  57. untitled poem, beginning, 'Why do I still remember that old dream', manuscript
  58. untitled poem, beginning, 'Wisdom affirms that summer's dreaming days', manuscript, Summer 1976


  • Creation: 1952-1984


1 folder

Language of Materials

  • English

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Dep. c. 1114

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom