Papers of Robert Graves: Poetry

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

This sub-fonds contains ms, ts and photocopy drafts, texts, and published versions of Graves's poems and forewords to volumes of his poetry. The majority of the material was assembled by Beryl Graves and Dunstan Ward for the Carcanet edition of 'The Complete Poems' (RG/A/CP).

Conditions Governing Access

Contact the Librarian, St John's College, Oxford.

Related Material

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