Bundle of photocopied letters from Philip Larkin to Monica Jones

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Letters discussing publication and reception of 'Homage to a Government', 12, 15, 21, 23, 23 Jan., 6 Feb. 1969.

Letter mentioning reception of Larkin's jazz reviews, 21 May 1969

Letter reflecting on the possibility of Larkin being offered the post of Poet Laureate in the future, 22 June 1969.

Letters discussing preparation of All What Jazz for publication, 15 Aug. 1969.

Letter discussing the task of editing the Oxford Book of Modern [later Twentieth-Century] Verse, 26 Oct. 1969.

Letter enclosing photocopy of TS draft, 'Holiday', 3 Dec. 1969.

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