Meet My Folks!

Scope and Content

Partly printed and typewritten, partly autograph. Contains a printed copy of Meet My Folks! published in 1977 and an exercise book with notes and poems, many of which were not included in the published collection. The exercise book also contains several pages of work written by its former owner, whilst Hughes's notes start at the opposite end of the book. Copies of poems entitled 'My Fairy Godmother', 'My Aunt Flo', 'My Uncle Mick' and 'My Own True Family' are also included.


Original order of papers has been retained.

Conditions Governing Access


Not Public Record(s)


Collection of poetry first published in 1961 by Faber and Faber then later with further poems added to an edition published by Puffin in 1977.