Poems by Arthur Holmes (1918), with manuscript and typescript drafts
Fourteen manuscript and two typescript draft poems (16pp.) signed by Arthur Holmes, 1915-1918, including: '1914-1916', 'Eructavit cor meum', 'A Question', 'Devoir' (1915), and 'Christmas 1916'.
With a printed copy of Arthur Holmes, Poems (London, 1918), inscribed '[To] Mrs. Crawford with all best wishes from The Author 14:X:18'.
- Creation: 1915-1918, n.d.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and page reference, e.g. MS. 22598].
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 22598
Poems by Arthur Holmes (1918), with manuscript and typescript drafts, 1915-1918, n.d.
Biographical / Historical
No further information about the poet Arthur Holmes has been found beyond a possible Salisbury connection.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased by the Bodleian Library with the support of the Kenneth Rose Fund from Oxfam, 2023.
- Catalogue of Poems by Arthur Holmes (1918), with manuscript and typescript drafts
- Lilia Kanu
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