Poetic 'Portraits'

Scope and Content

Autograph poetic writings in which Hughes describes individuals many of whom were friends, including Peter Brook, Peter Redgrove, Penelope Shuttle (includes two photographs), Dido [Merwin], [Robert] Frost, Des Dawe (Frieda Hughes's first husband), 'The Brontes' and 'George'. Also includes untitled poetry, reference to Nicholas Hughes, drafts of a poem entitled 'Sketching a Thatcher' with a press cutting of 'Grandfather Coles' and notes about 'Mr Tibble' entitled 'Bradford, Holdsworthy with Simon Few, February 84'. This folder contains some undated material.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Not Public Record(s)