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Cookson, William, 1939-2003 (editor and poet)



  • Existence: 1939 - 2003

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


William Cookson: correspondence and papers relating to items published in ‘Agenda’, and other literary papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10196
Scope and Contents MS Add. 10196/1 comprises correspondence, typescripts and galley proofs corrected by Cookson and poets, relating to poems, letters and reviews published in ‘Agenda’ during the period 1984-87. These include the poetry of Anne Beresford, Edward Lowbury, Michael Hamburger, Peter Redgrove, C. H. Sisson and Charles Tomlinson. MS Add.10196/2 contains a miscellaneous collection of signed autograph letters and literary papers, covering the period 1957-2009, including a typescript and corrected...
Dates: 1957-2009
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