• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 BD/05
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1979-2002
  • Physical Description
      8 files

Scope and Content

Series of drafts, correspondence, press cuttings and other material relating to Doherty's poetry and poetry anthologies. The series includes typescript and manuscript drafts of around 140 of Doherty's poems for adults and children; correspondence relating to Doherty's contributions to various anthologies of poetry; and material relating specifically to Doherty's two poetry anthologies 'Walking on Air', a collection of Doherty's own poems, and 'The Forsaken Merman and Other Story Poems', a collection of story poems by various different poets edited by Doherty.