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Works of Walter de la Mare


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Works of Walter de la Mare, consisting of:
  1. Draft of 'The memoirs of a midget', published, London, 1921
  2. Fair copies, June 1933, of two poems 'Speech' and 'Snowing', printed in Poems, 1919 to 1934 (London, 1935)


  • 1921-1933


2 shelfmarks

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Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. c. 61].
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MSS. Don. c. 61, e. 8

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13804

Biographical / Historical

Walter de la Mare (1873-1956) was an author and poet. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by the author, through the Friends of the Bodleian, in 1933 and 1939.

Related Materials

See also Letters from Walter de la Mare to Martin Christopher Johnson (MSS. Eng. lett. c. 863, e. 215).
Works of Walter de la Mare
Emily Tarrant
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Repository Details

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