'Tyger, Tyger'

Scope and Content

Ts drafts of Graves's essay 'Tyger, Tyger', published in 'The Crane Bag' (1969). Graves writes on the subject of Blake's poem of the same name, and takes as his starting point an interview with him on this subject by Christopher Birstall of the BBC. Some drafts might, however, been used in preparation of Graves's lecture 'A Pretty Kettle of Fish'.


Drafts arranged in approximate chronological order.


Canelluñ Collection number: CC1850

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