Siegfried Sassoon's poems 'Emblems of Experience', 27 July 1951 (circa)
Scope and Contents
Printer's copy in the hand of Sir Geoffrey Keynes, with note that nine poems in this transcript were not printed. The poems are numbered (non-sequentially). Contents: - title page: /1r. - table of contents, with note on typesetting: /1v. - 'A Prayer to Time': /2r. - 'Travelling Library': /2v. - 'Ultimate Values': /3r. - 'Solitudes at Sixty': /4r. - 'Confederacy with Oblivion', marked 'omit': /5r. - 'On Hearing Some Sonatas', marked 'omit': /6r-7r. - 'A Fallodon Memory': /8r-9r. - 'A Glimpse of Fitz', marked 'omit': /10r-11r. - 'Cleaning the Candelabrum': /12r-13r. - 'Old Fashioned Weather': /14r-15r. - 'Early March': /16r. - 'A Remonstrance', marked 'omit': /17r. - 'On Scratchbury Camp': /18r-19r. - 'A Proprietor': /20r. - 'Hypnogogic Inventions', marked 'omit': /21r. - 'A Dream': /22r. - 'Associates': /23r. - 'Wren and Man': /24r. - 'A Reassurance', marked 'omit': /25r. - 'The Pioneer', marked 'omit': /26r. - 'Receivers', marked 'omit': /27r. - 'Acceptance': /28r. - 'Befriending Star': /29r. - 'The Need': /29v. - 'Rewardment', marked 'omit': /30r. - 'The Messenger': /30v. - 'The Present Writer': /31r. - 'World without End': /32r. - 'Awareness of Alcuin': /33r-34r. The remainder of the notebook is blank. Foliation is the archivist's.
- 27 July 1951 (circa)
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1 volume(s) (1 volume (34 ff.))
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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
blue cover marked 'Emblems of Experience - Printer's Copy' in gold on spine
- From the Fonds: Sassoon, Siegfried Loraine, 1886-1967 (poet and author) (Person)