Scope and Content

G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXLI A. Poems, mostly fair copies, and sketches; circa 1893. Includes 'The germ' (see references at Add. 73322 C) (ff. 2-3), 'A ballad of the many' (see references at Add. 73305 A) (ff. 4-6v), 'The song of the wheel' (see references at Add. 73325 D) (ff. 7-8), 'The cradle' (see references at Add. 73325 A) (ff. 9-11), 'For five forgotten' (see references at Add. 73325 D) (ff. 12-15), 'The creator' (published in C.W., vol. 10, p. 132: see references at Add. 73318 C) (ff. 16-16v), 'Twilight', (see references at Add. 73325 C) (ff. 17-18v), 'Today' (see references at Add. 73325 C) (ff. 21-23), 'The earth's festival' (see references at Add. 73326 B) (ff. 23-25), 'Ballad of a man's heart' (see references at Add. 73325 C) (ff. 27-27v ), 'The crown of woman' (published in C.W., vol. 10, p. 200: for a fuller version see Add. 73325 C, see also Add. 73318 C, 73324 C, 73325 A, D, 73326 B) (ff. 30-30v), 'The beaten path' (see references at Add. 73326 B) (ff. 32-33v), 'The earth's vigil' (published in C.W., vol. 10, p. 207: see also Add. 73326 B) (f. 34).

ff. i+36. 227 x 182mm.

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