Harold Monro letters to Macdougall, 1920.


Harold Monro letters to Macdougall, 1920.

The collection consists of eight letters, including seven from Monro to [Allan Ross] Macdougall, all 1920, six on Poetry Bookshop letterhead. The letters are chiefly concerned with publishing the work of Edna St. Vincent Millay in July and August issues of the Poetry Bookshop's Monthly Chapbook; there is also a chatty exchange of personal news and activities. Also, an unaddressed, undated note from Monro, headed "This is important," asking about Miss Millay in preparation for the August Chapbook, which would include her verse play, Aria da Capo.

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Poetry Bookshop

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Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950

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Poet and author. From the description of Edna St. Vincent Millay papers, 1832-1992 (bulk 1900-1950). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71066360 American poet. From the description of ALS : Camden, Maine, to Eleanor Morgan Patterson, 1916 June 15. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122442927 From the description of Photograph of Edna St. Vincent Millay [manuscript], 1920 August. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647812089 ...

Macdougall, Allan Ross, 1893-....

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Vincent Sheean was an American journalist, novelist, short-story writer, and essayist. From the guide to the Vincent Sheean collection of papers, 1929]-1973, 1938-1959, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Allan Ross Macdougall, an American writer born in 1893, lived and worked in Paris in the 1920's His subjects were wide in range, from the performing arts to the decorative arts for the periodical Arts and...

Monro, Harold, 1879-1932

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Harold Monro was born in Brussels to Scottish parents, and educated at Cambridge. He wrote and published poetry, and founded the influential magazine, Poetry Review. He is best remembered for opening the Poetry Bookshop in London, where he published new collections of poems and created a hospitable environment for poets and readers. He also served in World War I, returning to the Bookshop in 1919. A modest poet, Monro led a troubled personal life, but aided and befriended many notable 20th centu...