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Auden, W.H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973



  • Existence: 1907-02-21 - 1973-09-23

British-American poet.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Auden, W. H.

Identifier: 1988.012.1.204
Scope and Contents From the File: Contents generally include: biographical information and drafts (often in multiple versions) of Ellmann's bio-commentary on each poet; selected poems by each author, photocopied from published sources; press cuttings of articles; rights and permissions to reprint poems; lists of corrections; and fragments of page proofs.
Dates: 1837 - 1990

Auden, Wystan Hugh

Identifier: 1988.012.1.240
Scope and Contents From the Series: Series 1 is the primary alphabetical sequence for Ellmann's research correspondence. This series includes typescript drafts, galleys and proofs for many of Ellmann's writings. We are grateful to readers for correcting and/or identifying names of unidentified or partially identified correspondents.
Dates: 1837 - 1990

Burto, William C., 1955-10-28

Identifier: 1988.012.1.10
Scope and Contents Request for permission to credit Ellmann for a suggestion regarding a reference to "Musee des Beaux Arts" for their article on Auden.
Dates: 1955-10-28

Correspondence, 1934 - 1973

Identifier: 1988.012.1.2
Scope and Contents Research copies of Auden letters; handwritten letter from Auden to [Leonard Woolf], undated; handwritten letters from Auden to Ellmann; 6 black and white photo-reproductions of an event featuring Auden; Faber and Faber illustrated specimen copy of Auden's poem, "Mountains" with envelope.
Dates: 1934 - 1973

Ellsworth Mason papers, approximately 1942-1987

Identifier: 1988-002
Scope and Contents Primarily concerned with Mason's works: The Early Joyce: The Book Reviews, 1902-1903 (Colorado Springs: The Mamalujo Press, 1955), edited with Stanislaus Joyce, and The Critical Writings of James Joyce (New York: Viking, London: Faber and Faber, 1959), edited with Richard Ellmann. The papers also include correspondence with Joyce's colleagues and friends; Nelly Joyce (wife of Stanislaus Joyce); Richard Ellmann (including carbon copies of Mason's letter to Ellmann); and microfilm and...
Dates: approximately 1942-1987

Research material, 1939 - 1980

Identifier: 1988.012.1.2
Scope and Contents Includes Ellmann's notes on Auden regarding Yeats and Joyce; Ellmann's notes on The Sea and the Mirror; photocopy of Auden's "The Public and the late Mr. W.B. Yeats"; press cuttings and photocopies of articles by Auden; "Service at the Unveiling and Dedication of a Memorial to Wystan Hugh Auden", Westminster Abbey.
Dates: 1939 - 1980

Wystan Hugh Auden manuscripts, 1936-1960

Identifier: 1982-003
Scope and Contents The W. H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden papers include a production copy of the script for The Ascent of F6 used for the 26 Feb 1937 production at the Mercury Theatre; a portion of the script written in the hand of actor Evan John who portrayed the Abbot to be used as a director's prompt copy, together with Stuart Latham's explanation of the above; a musical score for voices; a letter from Auden to Latham, press cuttings and other material relating to the play. Also included in the collection is a...
Dates: 1936 - 1960