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Larkin, Philip, 1922-1985



Philip Larkin was an English poet, novelist, and librarian.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Larkin, Philip

Identifier: 1988.021.1.226
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

Larkin, Philip A., 1970 - 1972

Identifier: 1988.012.1.175
Scope and Contents

Larkin thanks Mary Ellmann for the fine dinner; invites Ellmann to lecture at The University of Hull.

Dates: 1970 - 1972

Martin Bell papers, 1932-1969

Identifier: 1979-020
Scope and Contents The papers are organized into three categories: 1) Correspondence: handwritten and typescript letters between Bell and fellow poets and writer’s organizations, dating from 1932 to 1967. 2) Writings: twenty-three manuscript notebooks containing drafts and draft fragments of poems, reviews, and letters; handwritten drafts, typescript and carbon copy typescripts of loose poems and poem fragments including the autograph, typescript, and carbon copy typescript draft poems to be included in...
Dates: 1932 - 1969

Philip Larkin correspondence, 1952-1977

Identifier: 1988-008
Scope and Contents Consists of letters, postcards, and notes exchanged between Philip Larkin and Patricia "Patsy" Avis (Strang Murphy) during her marriage to Colin Strang and later to Richard Murphy. 129 pieces are Larkin writing to Murphy, 62 pieces Murphy to Larkin. Included in the correspondence is a telegram and letter from Emily Murphy (Patricia and Richard's daughter) to Philip Larkin after Patricia Murphy's death in 1977. The final folders of the collection contain miscellaneous items, including three...
Dates: 1952 - 1977

Tirumala, Candadai K., 1975 - 1976

Identifier: 1988.012.1.215
Scope and Contents

Exchange regarding the Norton Anthology of Modern Poetry and errors that it contains.

Dates: 1975 - 1976