Philip Hobsbaum Collection of Correspondence and Manuscripts of The Group ca. 1955-1968


Philip Hobsbaum Collection of Correspondence and Manuscripts of The Group ca. 1955-1968

This collection contains letters received by Philip Hobsbaum from other founder-members of The Group writer's workshop—Martin Bell, Alan Brownjohn, Edward Lucie-Smith, George MacBeth, Peter Porter, and Peter Redgrove—as well as critical and personal correspondence. Other papers include typescript and handwritten manuscripts of poems by The Group members, typescripts of letters to the editor sent to Hobsbaum for proofreading, and a of members and advisors to The Group. Group Address List


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MacBeth, George. (person)

Redgrove, Peter. (person)

Porter, Peter. (person)

Fraser, George, 1916-1986 (person)

Alvarez, A. (Alfred), 1929- (person)

English poet and novelist. From the description of The catharsis : manuscript copy of the poem in the hand of Edith Sitwell, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 772521905 ...

Hobsbaum, Philip (person)

Philip Hobsbaum, poet, critic, and teacher, was born in London, June 29, 1932. From the description of Philip Hobsbaum collection, 1962-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 181099706 Philip Hobsbaum was born in London, England. He earned a B.A. and M.A. from Cambridge in 1955 and 1961 respectively, and a Ph.D. from Sheffield in 1968. He worked as a part-time lecturer and teacher from 1955 to 1959. He was a lecturer in English in Belfast, Northern Ireland from 1962 to 1966 an...

Brownjohn, Alan, 1931-.... (person)

Alan Brownjohn, novelist, critic, poet, translator and editor, was born in 1931 in London, England. He graduated from Merton College, Oxford University, in 1953 and published his first collection of poems, The Railings, in 1961. He has continued to write and publish widely. From the description of Alan Brownjohn papers, 1952-2006. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 41972643 Alan Brownjohn is a British poet. From the description of Writ...

Holbrook, David. (person)

Lucie-Smith, Edward. (person)