Letters to H.J. Massingham, mainly from Edmund Blunden
Comprises letters from:
- (fols. 70-96) Edmund Blunden, c.1919-1949 (the first letter incomplete)
- (fols. 97-99) 'Rolf', 1941
- Creation: c.1919-1949
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 3216, fol. 70].
MS. Eng. c. 3216, fols. 70-99
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 9707
Letters to H.J. Massingham mainly from Edmund Blunden, c.1919-1949.
Biographical / Historical
Edmund Charles Blunden (1896-1974) was a poet and critic. He survived active service during the First World War and later gained renown as a war poet. He was the Professor of Poetry at Oxford, 1966-1968. For further details see the Dictionary of National Biography.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought, Blackwell's, 1993.
- Letters to H.J. Massingham, mainly from Edmund Blunden, c.1919-1949
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