Letter

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 DPW/1/17
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 DWNN/1/15
  • Dates of Creation
      12 May 1969
  • Physical Description
      2 pieces.

Scope and Content

Letter beginning with My mother's 82nd birthdayin brackets. He thanks and congratulates David for Nerve Ends , mentioning that he has not read all the poems but discusses the poems he has read. Nicholson puts forward his argument to Pippa on why they should charge 30 guineas for a reading. He went to a reception at Manchester University with his god-daughter and comments The virulence with wh[ich] some of the English students attack the Liverpool poets is both a surprise and something of a relief.

Typescript with autograph and one holograph.