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Graham Chainey: The Chancellor's Medal: a history of the Cambridge poetry prize

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8639

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typescript, 141 pages, followed by a note and a list of winning poems, 3 pages. There are also photocopies of extensive correspondence with Chainey, 1982-1986, regarding his research for this work, accompanied by copies of several articles and Chainey's 'The Chancellor's English Medal', reprinted from the Cambridge review (December 1984), pp. 200-203.


  • Creation: 1986


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Graham Chainey, 1986.

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