Grigson, Geoffrey, 1905-1985

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Geoffrey Grigson was born at Pelynt, Cornwall and educated at Oxford. Though he published well-received poetry, he was better known as a critic and literary journalist. He was the founder of the modernist periodical New verse, 1933-1939, and wrote books on art, literature, and nature, and edited several anthologies.

From the description of Geoffrey Grigson letter to Geoffrey Elborn, 1976 May 20. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 63664441

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creatorOf Grigson, Geoffrey, 1905-1985. Letters to the Editor of the Times. London, Eng. 1934-1935. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf MacNeice, Louis, 1907-1963. Louis MacNeice collection of papers, [1934]-1966. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Papers of Robert Graves: Correspondence (arranged by subject), 1915 to 1996 St John's College, Oxford
referencedIn Vanguard Press Records, ca.1925-ca.1985 Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscripts Library,
referencedIn James Stevens-Cox collection of William Barnes, 1825-1988. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Sitwell, Edith, 1887-1964. Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1919-1945, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Sitwell, Edith, 1887-1964. Letters, 1917-1960. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Sitwell, Edith, 1887-1964. Autograph letter signed : [Los Angeles], to Kenneth Clark, [1951 Jan. 9]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Barker, George, 1913-1991. George Barker collection, 1930-1966. Southern Illinois University, Morris Library
creatorOf Gutteridge, Bernard, 1916-1985. Letters to Geoffrey Grigson. [19--] University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973. Letter 1934 January 1 Downs School, Colwall, W. Malvern, to Geoffrey Grigson. The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library
referencedIn J.M. Dent & Sons. J.M. Dent & Sons records, 1834-1986 (author files Gl-K). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Grigson, Geoffrey, 1905-1985,. Album of letters, clippings, and a photograph related to W.H. Auden, ca. 1932-1939. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Grigson, Geoffrey, 1905-1985. Geoffrey Grigson letter to Geoffrey Elborn, 1976 May 20. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Grigson, Geoffrey, 1905-1985. Letter to the Editor of the Observer. London, Eng. [1936?]. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Osborne, E. Allen (Eric Allen), 1906-. Eric Allen Osborne papers concerning In letters of red, 1935-1938. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973. W.H. Auden papers, 1931-1973. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Day Lewis, C. (Cecil), 1904-1972. Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1933-1951. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Poetry Book Society. Archives of the Poetry Book Society. University of Maryland Libraries, UMD Libraries
referencedIn Vanguard Press. Vanguard Press Records, ca. 1925-ca. 1985. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Eric Allen Osborne papers concerning In letters of red, 1935-1938 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Church, Richard, 1893-1972. Richard Church letters and related material, 1930-1970. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973. W.H. Auden and Chester Kallman Collection, 1929-1976. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928. Thomas Hardy collection of papers, 1870-1964 bulk (1870-1928). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Charles Madge Archive, 1912-1996 University of Sussex Library
creatorOf Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. TLS, 1935 October 3 : London to Geoffrey Grigson, London. Wake Forest University - ZSR Library, Z. Smith Reynolds Library
creatorOf Symons, Julian, 1912-1994. Julian Symons collection of papers, 1933-1967. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Collection of papers of and relating to Samuel Palmer, painter, 1829-1944 Queen Mary, University of London
creatorOf Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953. Dylan Thomas collection of papers, [1935]-1965. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf King, Francis Henry. Collection, 1923-1992. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Papers of Robert Graves: Correspondence (arranged by correspondent), c1909 to 2004 St John's College, Oxford
referencedIn Bradbury, M. mss. II, 1949-1993 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly
creatorOf Moore, T. Sturge (Thomas Sturge), 1870-1944. Letter, 1939. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Osborne, E. Allen (Eric Allen), 1906-. Eric Allen Osborne papers concerning In letters of red, 1935-1938. Yale University Library
creatorOf Spender, Stephen, 1909-1995. Stephen Spender collection of papers, [1931]-1993 bulk ([1931]-1967). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn David Gascoyne papers, 1822-2010, n.d. British Library: Western Manuscripts
creatorOf Sitwell, Edith, 1887-1964. Dame Edith Sitwell collection of papers, [1926?]-1965. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Young, Andrew, 1885-1971. Andrew Young collection of papers, 1922-[1970]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973. person
correspondedWith Barker, George, 1913-1991. person
associatedWith Bradbury, Malcolm, 1932-2000 person
associatedWith Church, Richard, 1893-1972. person
associatedWith Day Lewis, C. (Cecil), 1904-1972. person
associatedWith Elborn, Geoffrey, 1950- person
associatedWith Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. person
associatedWith Gascoyne, David Emery, 1916-2001 person
associatedWith Graves, Robert Ranke, 1895-1985 person
associatedWith Graves, Robert Windham, 1858-1934 person
associatedWith Gutteridge, Bernard, 1916-1985. person
associatedWith Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928. person
associatedWith Isherwood, Christopher, 1904- person
associatedWith J.M. Dent & Sons. corporateBody
associatedWith King, Francis Henry. person
associatedWith Lewis, Wyndham, 1882-1957. person
associatedWith Lohf, Kenneth A., person
associatedWith MacNeice, Louis, 1907-1963. person
associatedWith Madge, Charles, 1912-1996 person
associatedWith Moore, T. Sturge (Thomas Sturge), 1870-1944. person
associatedWith Osborne, E. Allen (Eric Allen), 1906- person
associatedWith Palmer, Samuel, 1805-1881 person
associatedWith Poetry Book Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Sitwell, Edith, 1887-1964 person
associatedWith Spender, Stephen, 1909-1995. person
correspondedWith Stevens-Cox, James, collector. person
associatedWith Symons, Julian, 1912-1994. person
associatedWith Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953. person
associatedWith Vanguard Press. corporateBody
associatedWith Young, Andrew, 1885-1971. person
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Authors, English--20th century--Correspondence
Poets, English--20th century--Correspondence
Critics--Correspondence
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Birth 1905-03-02

Death 1985-11-25

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