Pinter Archive. Drafts of poems P; 1948-2007, n.d. Typewritten, autograph, ... 

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Pinter Archive. Drafts of poems P; 1948-2007, n.d. Typewritten, autograph, photocopied and printed. [Previous reference: Loan 110A/61 and 68].

1. 'Paris'. Typewritten. First published in Bananas No.9 (1977); 1975.

2. 'The Piss Pot Cantos'. Typewritten and photocopied; [circa 1950].

3. 'Poem' [and all the others…]. Autograph and typewritten. First published in Aquarius No. 7 (1974); 1973.

4. 'Poem' [Breasts, bottom, thighs…]. Autograph. Published in Various Voices, Faber and Faber (1998); 1973.

5. 'Poem' [Don't look…]. Autograph, typewritten and photocopied. First published in The Guardian newspaper (17 Jan. 1995); 1995.

6. 'Poem' [The flower and planet…]. Typewritten and photocopied; [circa 1950].

7. 'Poem' [I walked one morning with my only wife…]. Typewritten. Published in Poems, Enitharmon Press (1968); 1953.

8. 'Poem' [Juggling streams swift and rise…]. Typewritten and photocopied; 1948.

9. 'Poem' [The lights glow…]. Autograph, typewritten and printed, includes bound notebook. First published in Times Literary Supplement (15 May 1981); 1981.

10 'Poem' [Look, my love…]. Typewritten and photocopied; n.d.

11. 'Poem' [Moment of your hand's shade…]. Typewritten and photocopied; 1950.

12. 'Poem' [Say the sun…]. Typewritten with autograph revisions; 1949.

13. 'Poem' [Sights are sounds…]. Typewritten. Published in Ten Early Poems, Greville Press (1992); 1949.

14. 'Poem' [they kissed I turned…]. Autograph and typewritten. Published in Poems (second edition), Enitharmon Press (1972); 1971.

15. 'Poem' [This man had a nose…]. Autograph and typewritten, some with autograph revisions. Published in The Independent newspaper (16 Feb. 1991); Feb. 1991.

16. 'Poem' [Walking in a day air…]. Typewritten and photocopied; [circa 1950].

17. 'Poem' [Where we two lying…]. Typewritten and photocopied; [circa 1950].

18. 'Poem for Vivien'. Typewritten; n.d.

19. 'Poem of Morning'. Typewritten and photocopied; [circa 1950].

20. 'Poem on Her Wedding Day'. Typewritten; 1956.

21. 'Poem (To A)'. Autograph and typewritten. Published in Granta magazine (Jan. 2008); 2007.

22. 'The Pulse of Snow'. Typewritten and photocopied; 1951.

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