Letters to poet Ian Davie from various correspondents, 1953-1962.


Letters to poet Ian Davie from various correspondents, 1953-1962.

Correspondents include John Betjeman, Edmund Blunden, Benjamin Britten, Richard Church, Robert Graves, Kathleen Raine, and Herbert Read.

ca. 20 items (ca. 39 p.)


SNAC Resource ID: 7234509

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Britten, Benjamin

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Raine, Kathleen, 1908-2003

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Church, Richard, 1893-1972

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Graves, R. B., 1946-

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Lohf, Kenneth A

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Librarian. From the description of Reminiscences of Kenneth A. Lohf : oral history, 1973. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 86100392 ...