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Series - Typed copies of poems

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Typed copies of poems

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  • 1938-1977 (Creation)

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39 cm of textual records

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Series consists of typed copies of dated and undated poems. Some poems are fastened in bound volumes or ring-bound folders. Most are final versions and thus contain few corrections or annotations.

Accrual adds to the existing series two notebooks of typed poems. One notebook is subdivided by year (1970, 1971, 1972) and the other notebook is subdivided by first by year (1973) and then by subject or “mood” (Poetic, Tranquil,Descriptive, Apperceptive, Turbulent, Humourous, and Personal.)

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The first item in this series has a title page: "Printed at the Cassidy Press, Shizuoka, Japan, 1938." Poems are marked which were included in Fancy Free (1939) and in Invitation to Mood (1949). The second item has a title page: "Fancy Free Complete Private Edition. Number One. Shizuoka, Japan, 1938." The third item has a title page: "The Return and Selected Poems. The Caronell Press, Toronto, 1941."

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