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Gibson, James:

An Inventory of His "Let the Poet Choose" Correspondence at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Gibson, James, 1919-2005
Title: "Let the Poet Choose" Correspondence
Dates: 1966-1973, undated
Extent: 1 box (.42 linear feet)
Abstract: Includes letters from poets who selected poems for Let the Poet Choose (1973), an anthology edited by James Gibson. The letters are sometimes accompanied by the texts of the poems and/ or text with the reasons why they were chosen. Contributors include Kingsley Amis, W. H. Auden, John Betjeman, Edmund Blunden, Richard Church, Cecil Day-Lewis, Lawrence Durrell, Robert Graves, Thom Gunn, Seamus Heaney, Ted Hughes, Philip Larkin, Stevie Smith, Stephen Spender, and others.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-1598
Language: English
Access:

Open for research




Processed by:

Joan Sibley and Sara Saastamoinen, 2012

Note: This finding aid replicates and replaces information previously available only in a card catalog. Please see the explanatory note at the end of this finding aid for information regarding the arrangement of the manuscripts as well as the abbreviations commonly used in descriptions.

Repository:

The University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Center