Scope and Content

Pinter Archive. Drafts of poems H-O; 1949-2007, n.d. Typewritten, autograph, photocopied and printed. [Previous reference: Loan 110A/61 and 68].

1. 'Hampstead Heath'. Typewritten. Published in Poems, Enitharmon Press (1968); 1951.

2. 'Hello'. Typewritten, some with autograph revisions; 21 Jan. 1994.

3. 'I Know the Place'. Typewritten. First published in Bananas No.9 (1977); 1975.

4. 'The Irish Shape'. Typewritten and photocopied. Published in Ten Early Poems, Greville Press (1992); 1953.

5. 'The Islands of Aran as seen from the Moher Cliffs'. Typewritten. Published in Poems, Enitharmon Press (1968); 1951.

6. 'It is here (for A)'. Autograph, typewritten and printed. Published in Times Literary Supplement (2 Feb. 1990); 1990.

7. 'Jig'. Typewritten. Published in Poems, Enitharmon Press (1968); 1952.

8. 'Jig-Jig'. Typewritten and photocopied; 1949.

9. 'Joseph Brearley 1909-1977 (Teacher of English)'. Autograph, typewritten and printed. First published in The Observer newspaper (1987); Nov. 1977.

10. 'Journeying'. Typewritten; 1957.

11. 'Justin Falkus'. Autograph. Falkus was cricketer in the Gaieties cricket team, the poem was written because Falkus was leaving for Japan; 1993.

12. 'Lady Antonia Fraser'. Typewritten; 26 Feb. 1975.

13. 'Later'. Autograph, typewritten and photocopied. First published in The New Review 2:23 (Feb. 1976); 1974.

14. 'Len Hutton'. Autograph photocopies, includes list of who to send poem to. First published in Soho Square II, Bloomsbury (1989); 1986.

15. 'Lines to an Actress'. Typewritten and photocopied, some with autograph revisions. Published in Ten Early Poems, Greville Press (1992); 1951.

16. 'Love in Dark Glasses'. Typewritten and photocopied; [circa 1950].

17. 'The Medium's Curse'. Typewritten and photocopied, some with autograph revisions; 1950.

18. 'Message'. Autograph and typewritten. First published in The New Review 4: 39; 1977.

19. 'The Midget'. Typewritten. Published in Poems, Enitharmon Press (1968); 1950.

20. 'The Mirror'. Autograph and typewritten, some with autograph revisions. Originally entitled 'Lisa'; June 2007.

21. 'Modern Love'. Autograph photocopy. Currently [2008] unpublished, read by Pinter at an event at The British Library, 12 March 2008; n.d.

22. 'Music'. Autograph; n.d.

23. 'New Year in the Midlands'. Typewritten. Published in Poetry London, (1950); 1950.

24. 'Night's Ease'. Typewritten and photocopied, some with autograph revisions. Published in Ten Early Poems, Greville Press (1992); 1949.

25. 'No Problem'. Autograph and typewritten with autograph revisions; n.d.

26. 'The Old Days'. Autograph and typewritten, some with autograph revisions. Includes list of who to send poem to. First published in The Observer newspaper (29 Sept. 1996); 1996.

27. 'Once, in a Ventriloquist Evening'. Typewritten and photocopied, some with autograph revisions. Published in Ten Early Poems, Greville Press (1992); 1949.

28. 'Order'. Autograph, typewritten and printed. Includes list of who to send poem to. First published in The Guardian newspaper (12 Sept. 1996); 1996.

29. 'The Other Guy'. Autograph, typewritten and printed. First published in The Guardian newspaper (15 July 1995); 1995.

30. 'Others of You'. Autograph, typewritten and photocopied. Published in Ten Early Poems, Greville Press (1992); 1950.

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