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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1405

Jones Very poems and essays


Autograph poems by the American transcendentalist poet Very Jones.


  • 1840-1880

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

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.5 linear feet (1 box)

458 sheets of manuscript verse, preface, and biographical note, assembled for the volume: Jones Very. Poems and essays. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1886. Includes a preface by Cyrus Augustus Bartol land a biographic notice by James Freeman Clark.

Biographical / Historical

Jones Very was an American Transcendentalist poet and essayist.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

*55M-180. Transferred from the Andover-Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1956 March 28.

Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Jones Very poems and essays: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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