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Hill, Geoffrey, 1932-2016



  • Existence: 1932-06-18 - 2016-06-30


English poet, professor emeritus of English literature and religion, and former co-director of the Editorial Institute at Boston University.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Andre Deutsch archive, 1952-1995

Identifier: 1988-013
Scope and Contents

Consists of editorial, production and publicity files for approximately 2000 books published by this London firm. Includes correspondence with Jean Rhys, Stevie Smith, and V.S. Naipaul, among many others. Also represents a great deal of the work of Deutsch editor Diana Athill who influenced women's writing in Britain.

Dates: 1952 - 1995

Hart, Henry, 1978 - 1986

Identifier: 1988.012.1.70
Scope and Contents

Hart asks for Ellmann's recommendation to various individuals in his efforts to obtain a research fellowship; and assistance in placing his poems with a publisher. Includes drafts of Hart's poems.

Dates: 1978 - 1986

Hill, Geoffrey, 1983 - 1984

Identifier: 1988.012.1.73
Scope and Contents

Exchange regarding Hill's application for the Senior Research Fellowship at All Souls College.

Dates: 1983 - 1984

Hill, Geoffrey

Identifier: 1988.012.1.225
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

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