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Ronald Duncan:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Duncan, Ronald, 1914-1982
Title: Ronald Duncan Collection
Dates: 1936-1983, undated
Extent: 20 boxes (8.40 linear feet), 5 galley folders (gf), 7 oversize folders (osf)
Abstract: Contains chiefly manuscripts and correspondence of the English writer, poet, and playwright Ronald Duncan, best known for his verse drama and his collaborative work with composer Benjamin Britten. Among the notable correspondents are Gerald Brenan, E. E. Cummings, T. S. Eliot, Christopher Fry, Robert Graves, Graham Greene, Rupert Hart-Davis, John Osborne, Ezra Pound, Colin Wilson, and many others.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-1252
Language: English, French, Italian, and Russian
Access: Open for research

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Processed by: Joan Sibley and Dylan Davidson, 2015 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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