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.

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