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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1445-1445.4

Witter Bynner compositions


Manuscripts of works by American poet and translator Witter Bynner.


  • 1915-1957

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


1 linear feet (2 boxes and 2 volumes)
Manuscripts of works by Bynner including: Journey with Genius: Recollections and Reflections concerning the D. H. Lawrences, and The Way of Life according to Laotzu. Also includes a translation of Euripides' Iphigenia in Tauris and an incomplete text of the Spectra poems done with Arthur Davison Ficke.

Biographical / Historical

Bynner was an American poet and translator.


Arranged in call number order.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

*56M-74, *56M-75, *56M-76, *56M-158, *59M-107. Gift of Witter Bynner, 342 Buena Vista Road, Sante Fe, New Mexico; received: 1956 Oct, 1957 Mar. 6, and 1959 Dec.
Bynner, Witter, 1881-1968. Witter Bynner compositions: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

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