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Prize winning essays and poems from the Faculty of English Language and Literature, University of Oxford

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MS. 23165
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Comprises printout copies of:

  1. Poem 'Leaving you by train through England' by Howard Anglin, Lord Alfred Douglas Memorial Prize
  2. Poem 'Trente et Quarante' by Jennifer Kim, Jon Stallworthy Poetry Prize
  3. Essay 'A Conversational Study With A Tempestuous Figure' by Oliver Bingham, Matthew Arnold Prize
  4. Poem 'Outermost' by Nicholas Stone, Sir Roger Newdigate Prize
  5. Essay 'Shakespeare Belongs To Me, 400 Years of the Trying To Possess Perfection' [sic] by Henrietta Claydon, Shelley-Mills Prize (jointly awarded)
  6. Essay 'The First Folio and the "Jonsonisation" of Shakespeare' by Jonathan Honnor, Shelley-Mills Prize (jointly awarded)
  7. Essay 'Pythagoras' fava beans: 'On Metamorphosis'' by Chiu Jung (Hebe) Yu, Chancellor's English Essay Prize


  • Creation: 2023


1 box (1 folder)

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. 23165

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD: 23165, 23167, 23168, 23169, 23170, 23171

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by the Faculty of English Language and Literature, University of Oxford, 2023.

Related Materials

The Bodleian routinely collects prize winning poems and essays from the English Faculty and there are numerous catalogues, see for example MS. Top. Oxon. c. 520, Copies of Newdigate Prize poems, 1960-1987.

Catalogue of prize-winning poems and essays from the University of Oxford Faculty of English Language and Literature, academic year 2022-2023
Charlotte McKillop-Mash
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Catalogued with the generous support of the Roy Davids bequest.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom