J.H. Prynne

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 CPA/2/2/91
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 Sequence 2, Box 25 [77]
  • Dates of Creation
      16 Dec 1976-22 Apr 1978
  • Physical Description
      12 pieces; 15 sheets

Scope and Content

Correspondence with English poet J.H. Prynne, relating to plans for Carcanet to publish a volume of Prynne's Collected Poems, a scheme initially suggested by Schmidt. Includes references to: Prynne's terms and conditions for undertaking the project; his ideas for the book's content and format; Schmidt's response to these; and Prynne's ultimate withdrawal from the project.

Dated at: Cambridge.

Holograph and typescript.