Section of ms draft of historical introduction to 'The Song of Songs' [4]

Scope and Content

Fragment of ms draft of the historical introduction to 'The Song of Songs', numbered -1 and 0. First leaf is headed "Introduction" and begins "In the title attached to the Canticles [...]"; second leaf begins "The imagery of Hosea's last chapter is reminiscent of the Canticles [...]" and contains notes on verso.

Arrangement

Items RG/E/4/8 - 15 arrived in some disarray. Where possible sections and sequences of text have been reconstructed.

Note

Canelluñ Collection number: CC1556

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