Correspondence of W.H. Auden

Scope and Content

W.H. Auden writes two letters and a telegram congratulating Graves on his election as Professor of Poetry at the University of Oxford and offering his thoughts on the post and the Creweian Oration. The series also contains Auden's review of Graves's 'The Anger of Achilles', and two letters from Edward Mendelson, Auden's literary executor, to Beryl Graves requesting copies of Auden's correspondence to Graves (30 November 1985 and 10 February 1986).


Canelluñ Collection number: CC0108

This refers to the arrangement of the papers in Robert Graves’ study before they were transferred to the College.

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