MSS. Eng. c. 2077-81

Scope and Content

Notebooks and working papers of Peter Levi, containing drafts of, and notes relating to, lectures delivered as Oxford Professor of Poetry.

Administrative / Biographical History

Peter Chad Tigar Levi (b 1931), poet, was Oxford Professor of Poetry, 1984-9. Details are given in Who's Who.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The papers were given to the Library by Peter Levi in 1990.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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Corporate Names