The Roy Davids Collection. Part III. Poetry: Poetical Manuscripts and Portraits of Poets. Second Session (L-Y)
8 May 2013, starting at 13:00 BST.

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PARKER, DOROTHY (1893-1967, American writer and poet) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPTS OF TWO POEMS, signed

RUSKIN JOHN (1819-1900) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF HIS POEM BEGINNING 'AH NO - WITHDRAW NOT THUS THY TRUST', signed, [1840s]

ROSSETTI, CHRISTINA (1830-1894) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF HER CELEBRATED SONNET 'REMEMBER ME WHEN I AM GONE AWAY', signed

LAWRENCE, DAVID HERBERT (1885-1930) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT, IN EFFECT A DRAFT, OF HIS POEM 'HIBISCUS AND SALVIA FLOWERS', [1921]

LAWRENCE, THOMAS EDWARD (1888-1935, 'Lawrence of Arabia'), PORTRAIT BY ERIC KENNINGTON, 1935

LINDSAY, VACHEL (1879-1931, American poet) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF HIS CELEBRATED POEM 'THE CONGO A STUDY OF THE NEGRO RACE'

THOMAS DYLAN (1914-1953, Welsh poet) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT HEADED 'POEM' AND 'FOR AS LONG AS FOREVER IS'

LEAR, EDWARD (1812-1888) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF HIS WELL-KNOWN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL NONSENSE POEM 'SOME INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF MY UNCLE ARLY', 1886

LEE, LAURIE (1914-1997) PORTRAIT BY ROBERT BUHLER R.A., 1970; AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF HIS POEM 'APPLES'; TYPESCRIPT OF HIS POEM 'APRIL RISE' (3)

LOWELL, JAMES RUSSELL (1819-1891, American poet) AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT OF A STANZA FROM HIS WELL-KNOWN 'ODE FOR THE FOURTH OF JULY, 1876'; and a portrait, signed with initials

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