Bundle of photocopied letters from Philip Larkin to Monica Jones

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Letter containing further discussion of early sales of The Less Deceived, 6 Aug. 1955.

Letter discussing proofs of Larkin's contributions to New Lines (ed. Robert Conquest, London: MacMillan, 1956), 7 Sept. 1955.

Letter discussing publication of The Less Deceived, 26 Oct. 1955.

Letter discussing payment for Poets of the 1950s and The Less Deceived, 29 Oct. 1955.

Letters discussing first copies of The Less Deceived; production, distribution, reception etc., 24 Nov. 1955.

Postcard mentioning reception of The Less Deceived, including a letter from T.S. Eliot, 4 Jan. 1956.

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