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"Edward Lear" by W.H. Auden, 1939?

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Call Number: MSS 59

Scope and Contents

Auden's poem, framed by a pastiche of Lear's art by Bip Pares, first appeared in the Times Literary Supplement Spring Books supplement, 25 March 1939. The border is signed "Bip Pares after Edward Lear." A manuscript of the poem, in Auden's hand, is also present in the collection (see Box 2, f. 1).


  • 1939?


Physical Description

1 sheet : illustrations ; 45 x 31 cm

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Part of the Yale Center for British Art, Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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