The Roy Davids Collection. Part III. Poetry: Poetical Manuscripts and Portraits of Poets. Volume I: A-K
10 Apr 2013, starting at 13:00 BST.

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ALLISON, DRUMMOND (1921-1943) AUTOGRAPH REVISED MANUSCRIPT OF HIS POEM BEGINNING 'HEAR HOW DODDARD TIME IN EARNEST...'

AMIS, KINGSLEY (1922-1995) PORTRAIT BY MARK GERSON, 1957

CHURCH, RICHARD (1893-1972), (i) PORTRAIT BY WILLIAM SHACKLETON (1872-1933), dated December 1923; (ii) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF HIS POEM 'NOBODY AT HOME,' 3 March 1955 (2)

BURNS, ROBERT (1759-1796, Scottish poet) PORTRAIT BY HENRY SAMUEL SADD (1811-1993), AMERICAN ENGRAVER, AFTER ALEXANDER NASMYTH (1758-1840), New York, 1847

AMIS, KINGSLEY (1922-1995) PORTRAIT BY CHRISTOPHER BARKER, 1986

BURNS, ROBERT (1759-1796, Scottish poet) AUTOGRAPH REVISED MANUSCRIPT OF HIS POEM 'AFTON BRAES -- tune Banks of Tay', [1789]

AUDEN, WYSTAN HUGH (1907-1973) AUTOGRAPH REVISED MANUSCRIPT OF HIS CELEBRATED POEM 'STOP ALL THE CLOCKS', [?1937]

AUDEN, WYSTAN HUGH (1907-1973) and CECIL DAY-LEWIS (1904-1972) AUTOGRAPH REVISED MANUSCRIPT OF AN IMPROMPTU VERSE, 1930; WITH TWO 'RHYMES FOR NORMAN WRIGHT' BY C. DAY LEWIS

BURNS, ROBERT (1759-1796, Scottish poet) AUTOGRAPH REVISED MANUSCRIPT OF HIS FAMOUS SONG '[MY] NANIE'S AWA', [1791]

AUDEN, WYSTAN HUGH (1907-1973) and SPENDER, STEPHEN (1909-1995) PORTRAIT BY MARK GERSON, 1972

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