A transcript of Robert Bridges' Eros and Psyche
A transcript of Robert Bridges’ Eros and Psyche, written partly by himself and partly by his wife, Mary Monica Bridges, 1884-1885. A brief note in Latin by Gerard Manley Hopkins, 1885 is on p. 158.
- Creation: 1884-1885
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Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. poet. d. 213, fols. 1-2].
MS. Eng. poet. d. 213
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CMD ID 21270
A transcript of Robert Bridges’ Eros and Psyche.
Biographical / Historical
Robert Seymour Bridges (1844-1930) was Poet Laureate 1913-1930. For more details see Dictionary of National Biography.
(Mary) Monica Bridges (1863-1949) was the wife of the poet laureate, Robert Bridges. They married in 1884 and she assisted her husband in all his work, editing his essays after his death. For further details see the National Dictionary of Biography.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by Lady Rachel Howard Younger, 1978.
- A transcript of Robert Bridges' 'Eros and Psyche'
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