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Typescript copies, made in 1968, of poems by Dame Edith Sitwell with an account by Joan Wake, 1969, of her first meeting with Dame Edith in 1911

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MS. Eng. poet. d. 199

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Typescript copies, made in 1968, of poems by Dame Edith Sitwell, with (fols. 1-3) an account by Joan Wake, 1969, of her first meeting with Dame Edith in 1911. The originals are now in the Henry Huntington Library.

114 leaves.

Dates

  • 1968-1969

Extent

114 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. poet. d. 199, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. poet. d. 199

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16228

Overview

Typescript copies, made in 1968, of poems by Dame Edith Sitwell, with (fols. 1-3) an account by Joan Wake, 1969, of her first meeting with Dame Edith in 1911. The originals are now in the Henry Huntington Library.

Biographical / Historical

Dame Edith Louisa Sitwell (1887–1964) was a British poet and biographer.

Joan Wake (1884–1974) was a British historian and archivist.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Joan Wake, 1971.
Title
Typescript copies, made in 1968, of poems by Dame Edith Sitwell with an account by Joan Wake, 1969, of her first meeting with Dame Edith in 1911
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris.
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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