A photocopy of typescript poems, some of which are dated, 88 pages. There is a explanatory note at the beginning by Muhammad Asfour, Cambridge, 29 August 1982: 'The following poems are the major part of those written by Jabra in English. The text was prepared from the author's typescript, and incorporates all his alterations.'
Gabriel Jabra Ibrahim Jabra: Fluctuations
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.8403
- Dates of Creation1982
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 folder
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Administrative / Biographical History
Gabriel Jabra Ibrahim Jabra, writer and critic, matriculated at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, in 1940, where he studied English (B.A., 1943; M.A., 1948). He was the author of the novel Hunters in a narrow street (London, 1960).
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Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Presented by Muhammad Asfour through W.A. Lockwood, Assistant Under-Librarian, 1982.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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