Manuscript verse by Sir Peter Quennell

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

A large notebook, with seven loose paper leaves folded inside, containing manuscript drafts of verse by Sir Peter Quennell, c.1926-7. The poems includes 'Leviathan', 'Meander', 'Hero Entombed', 'The Divers', 'Hermaphrodite', 'The Antelopes', 'Country Man and Hermaphrodite', 'Soldier and Hermaphrodite', 'Inscription over a fountain head' and 'The young sibyl'.

Administrative / Biographical History

Drafts of verse by Sir Peter Quennell

Conditions Governing Access

The Special Collections Division is available for anyone to use, regardless of whether you are attached to an academic institution. Access to the Archives and Manuscripts and Rare Books reading room, however, is by prior appointment to access the manuscript material. See our website for more details.

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