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Birtwhistle, John, b 1946 (poet)



  • Existence: b 1946

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


John Birtwhistle, nd [late 1970s]

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10087/6/7
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Comprising letters sent to Denise Riley. Several of the letters bear brief annotations by Riley, usually either identifying the writer or summarising her response.

Dates: nd [late 1970s]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: A small number of files in this series are restricted under data protection legislation.

Poetry of John Birtwhistle, nd [1970s]

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10087/5/1
Scope and Contents

A selection of poems, photocopied from various sources and bound together in booklet-style. Includes a number of loose inserts. The selection includes poems on Wat Tyler (possibly from ‘Vision of Wat Tyler’, 1972) and ‘The Conversion to Oil of the Lots Road London Transport Power Station (May, 1968)’ (published in 1972).

Dates: nd [1970s]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (