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Two undated poems by Cecil Day-Lewis

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MS. Eng. c. 8238, fols. 51-3

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Two undated poems by Cecil Day-Lewis, comprising:
  1. (fol. 51) 'Aeneid: Book I', a draft of Day-Lewis's translation of lines 1-61.
  2. (fols. 52-3) 'Hellene and Philhellene/ [In Mem. George Seferis & Maurice Bowra]'.

Dates

  • n.d.

Extent

3 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 8238, fols. 51-3].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 8238, fols. 51-3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12549

Abstract

Two undated poems by Cecil Day-Lewis.

Biographical / Historical

The poet and novelist Cecil Day-Lewis (1904-1972) was Oxford Professor of Poetry, 1951-1956, and Poet Laureate, 1968-1972.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequeathed by Jill Balcon Day-Lewis, 2009.
Title
Two undated poems by Cecil Day-Lewis
Status
Completed
Author
Original catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Alice McDonald
Date
2017
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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