MS of the poem 'Susan, a poem of Degrees', as prepared for the printer, 78 folios.
Arthur Joseph Munby: Susan, a poem of Degrees
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- Dates of Creation1892
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Arthur Joseph Munby (1828-1910), poet and civil servant, was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge (B.A., 1851; M.A., 1856), and called to the bar in 1855. He worked in the ecclesiastical commissioners' office from 1858 to 1888. His published works include Benoni (1852), Verses new and old (1865), Dorothy (1880), Poems, chiefly lyric and elegiac (1901), and Relicta (1909).
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Presented by Stephen Gaselee, 1938.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives. The biographical history was compiled with reference to the entry on Munby in the Concise dictionary of national biography, Part II, 1901-1970 (Oxford University Press, 1982), p. 488.
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The poem was published in 1893.