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John Carter, Clerihews: an unofficial supplement to 'Biography for beginners' (Rampant Lions, 1938), 1938-1984

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9816/A/3

Scope and Contents

Reviews; order postcards, one filled in from James Wardrop; letter from John Manifold to John Carter; 'Miscellaneous Clerihews' (manuscript of 2 pp. by Will Carter); prospectus for the second edition (1948); offprint and note of conveyance by John Gilmour (1980); keepsake of clerihews from the Artichoke Press (1984).


  • Creation: 1938-1984


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