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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BROOKE, RUPERT (1887-1915) PORTRAIT BY SHERRILL SCHEEL (1877-1964) [1913]

ALCOTT, LOUISA MAY (1832-1888, American author) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF HER POEM 'TO THE FIRST ROBIN', 1881

GRAVES, ROBERT (1895-1985) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF THE TITLE POEM OF HIS SEVENTH VOLUME OF POETRY, 'WHIPPERGINNY', [1922]

JARRELL, RANDALL (1914-1965, American poet) HEAVILY REVISED DRAFT OF PART OF HIS 'TRANSLATION OF GOETHE'S FAUST' PART I, [c.1965]

KIPLING, RUDYARD (1865-1936) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF PART OF STANZA 10 OF THE POEM 'THE NATIVE-BORN', signed, 1898

BUNTING, BASIL (1900-1985) PORTRAIT BY JONATHAN WILLIAMS (1929-2008), not dated [but 1980s]

CHESTERTON, GILBERT KEITH (1874-1936) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF 'BALLADE OF ORTHODOXY'

ABSE, DANNIE (b. 1923, Welsh poet) AUTOGRAPH DRAFT OF HIS POEM 'DOWN THE M4'

ADCOCK, FLEUR (b. 1934) AUTOGRAPH WORKING PAPERS OF HER POEM 'ECLIPSE', 1980

AINSWORTH, WILLIAM HARRISON (1805-1882) AUTOGRAPH REVISED MANUSCRIPT OF HIS BALLAD ENTITLED 'YUSEF AND ZORAYDA', 1835; and PORTRAIT (2)

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