G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXL A. Poems, including fair copies and fragm ... 

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G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXL A. Poems, including fair copies and fragments, fragmentary prose, drama and sketches; circa 1893. Includes 'The germ' (see references at Add. 73322 C) (ff. 5-6), 'A song of the many' (see references at Add. 73305 A) (ff. 7-7v), part of 'Twilight' (see references at Add. 73325 C) (ff. 8-9), 'The song of the cradle' (published in C.W., vol. 10, pp. 169-172: see also Add. 73325 B-D, 73326 A, B) (ff. 10-13), 'The song of songs' (published in C.W., vol. 10, p. 366; see also Add. 73324 C, 73325 C) (ff. 21-21v), 'The earth's festival' (see references at Add. 73326 B) (f. 22), 'The glory of woman' (see references at Add. 73326 A) (ff. 23-24v), 'The creator' (published in facsimile in C.W., vol. 10, p. 131: see references at Add. 73318 C) (f. 25), 'A sabbath' (see also Add. 73324 C) (f. 26), 'A Xmas carol' (see references at Add. 73243) (ff. 33-33v), and an account of E. C. Bentley and the Vivian sisters, Nina, Ida and Violet (ff. 34v-36v).

ff. ii+57. 203 x 164mm.

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