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John Wain:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Wain, John, 1925-1994
Title: John Wain Collection
Dates: 1953-1975, undated
Extent: 3 boxes (1.26 linear feet), 1 galley folder (gf), 1 oversize folder (osf)
Abstract: Includes mainly manuscripts of writings and a few letters by the English poet and writer John Wain, who was associated with the literary group known as "The Movement." The manuscripts represent poems, short stories, novels, plays, autobiography, and criticism. The letters by Wain are written to John Lehmann and Pauline Stephens; one letter from T. S. Eliot to Wain is also included.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-4374
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.

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