Poetry -- 20th century
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:
Amended typescript by Peter Bladen, 'The Septangle. A Poetical Symposium', completed
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 2571/1-3
Extents: 402 Leaves
Archive of Michael Sayers (1911-2010), writer
Extents: 12.45 Linear metres (88 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1878, c. 1922-2015
Archive of the poet and literary critic Michael Ogilvie ('Mick') Imlah (1956-2009).
Extents: 4.5 Linear metres (28 physical shelfmarks)
The archive of the Gehenna Press, an American private press founded by the artist Leonard Baskin (1922-2000), which published from 1942-2005.
Extents: 273 shelfmarks (30.03 Linear metres)
Dates: Mainly 1973-2005
Autograph postcard from Martyn Skinner to Walter Hooper
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6859, fol. 26
Extents: 1 leaf
Correspondence of Martyn Skinner (1906-93), poet, with Geoffrey Hayward.
Extents: 0.2 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Epic poem by Elmer Wickes entitled 'The sword of the Saxon Kings'.
Extents: 4 shelfmarks (0.44 shelfmarks)
Greeting cards sent by Monica Jones to Philip Larkin, 1950s-1984.
Extents: 0.75 Linear metres (5 boxes)
Letter from John Masefield to Hiram Hoskin
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7556, fols. 102-103
Extents: 2 Leaves
Letters from Monica Jones to Philip Larkin, 1946-1970s.
Extents: 7.5 Linear metres (50 boxes)
Letters from Siegfried Sassoon to Rolf Barbour, 1946-1966.
Shelfmark: Dep. c. 1284
Extents: 193.0 Leaves
Letters of Alun Lewis
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2012
Extents: 123 Leaves
Flecker's literary papers, including unpublished verse and prose, and drafts of Hassan.
Extents: 18 shelfmarks
Notebooks of Mrs. Frances L. Matthews, consisting of: Exercise books containing transcripts by Mrs. Matthews of religious talks by T.A. Bowhay, 1911-25 Six notebooks containing prayers and devotional writings of Mrs. Matthews, 1952, n.d. Notebook containing verse by Mrs. Matthews, n.d.
Extents: 38 shelfmarks
Dates: 20th cent.
Original manuscript of 'Poems of the Past and the Present'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 18
Extents: 160 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1901 by Thomas Hardy
Papers of John Masefield, collected by Diana Daniels, consisting of correspondence, 1920-60; copies and drafts of poems, 1902-65; essays and lectures, c. 1921-63; autobiographical notes; and four pocket diaries of Judith Masefield, 1923, 1928, 1935, and 1938, with a pocket-book containing drawings of horses by her, 1920.
Extents: 13 shelfmarks (1.43 linear metres)
Dates: c. 1902-67
Papers of 'Michael Field', arranged into five groups: Correspondence of 'Michael Field', 1867-1926 Drafts, manuscripts and proofs of their plays, a few in prose (which are unpublished), the majority in verse, c. 1874-1918 Drafts and manuscripts of their verse, 1861-1912 Miscellaneous papers, mainly of personal and biographical interest, 1832-1924 …
Extents: 195 shelfmarks
Papers of Richard Ellis Roberts comprising: letters to Ellis and Harriet Roberts, 1927-39, n.d., including 11 letters from Florence Beerbohm to Harriet Roberts and 1 letter to Ellis Roberts, 1931-6, n.d.; 11 letters from Mary Butts to Ellis Roberts and 1 letter to Harriet Roberts, 1933-6; 10 letters from H.R.L. Sheppard, 1936-7; and 28 letters from Helen Waddell, 1927-39, n.d. letters to Ellis…
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1917-39, n.d.
The archive of the poet, writer and literary critic Sir Stephen Spender (1909-1995).
Extents: 24.31 Linear metres (221 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1917-2004, n.d.
The collection consists mainly of typescripts of novels, articles and poems.
Extents: 12 shelfmarks