Commonplace book by A. E. Housman, 1859-1936
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Brief Description: A.E. Housman's commonplace book of poems, kept between the ages of 16 and 21. Includes poems by Tennyson, Wordsworth, Milton, Shelley, Swinburne, Keats, and Byron, among others. Manuscript on lined paper half bound in black leather with marbled paper sides. With three letters dated 1945 from A.E. Housman's brother Laurence Housman to a Mr. Carter giving details of the commonplace book and other facts about Housman. 157 p. ; 24 cm.
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Record Series Number: 1/8/1866
Volume: 1.0 Folders
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English [eng]