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Photocopy of a calligraphic version of John Betjeman's poem 'St. Mary-le-Strand', signed by Betjeman

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MS. Eng. c. 6859 fols. 57-58

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Photocopy of a calligraphic version of John Betjeman's poem, 'St. Mary-le-Strand', signed by Betjeman. The photocopies were originally distributed on 2 Jul 1984 at a memorial service for Betjeman held at St. Mary's.

Dates

  • 1984

Extent

2 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 6859, fols. 57-8].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 6859 fols. 57-58

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 11835

Overview

Photocopy of a calligraphic version of John Betjeman's poem 'St. Mary-le-Strand', signed by Betjeman.

Biographical / Historical

John Betjeman (1906-1984) was a poet and writer. He was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom from 1972.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Elizabeth B. Willis, whose husband J. R. M. Willis, was a Trustee of the church, 29 Aug 2006.
Title
Photocopy of a calligraphic version of John Betjeman's poem 'St. Mary-le-Strand', signed by Betjeman.
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Original catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Rachael Gardner
Date
2016
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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