Bundle of photocopied letters from Philip Larkin to Monica Jones

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Letters discussing plans for a new library building at the University of Hull, 9 May 1955 ff.

Letter mentioning meeting with George Hartley and drawing up of contracts with the Marvell Press for The Less Deceived, 23 May 1955.

Letter discussing draft of discarded poem, "How we behave, I find increasingly...", 3 June 1955

2 letters discussing final copies of The Less Deceived, one enclosing subscription form [encl. not present], 3, 9 July 1955.

2 letters containing details of some of the first to order copies of The Less Deceived, incl. Norman Nicholson and Richard Hoggart, 12, 22 July 1955.

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