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Original typescript of 'The Poetry of Elizabeth Daryush', Donald Davie's introduction to the Collected poems. This was sent to Schmidt by Davie in January 1975 (see his letter at CPA/2/1/22/54). Minor corrections have been made in black ink and the piece is signed by Davie. With a photocopy of the typescript which has been marked up with details of page breaks. Attached to a photocopy of Daryush's 'Note on Syllabic Metres' which immediately followed Davie's introduction (original is at CPA/1/1/1/25/9).