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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 338.10

Houghton Library collection of William Butler Yeats papers

Overview

Letters from the Irish poet W. B. Yeats to various correspondents.

Dates

  • 1900-1934

Extent

.5 linear feet (1 box)
Letters from Yeats to various correspondents, including several to Arthur Henry Bullen and Miss Lister. Many are undated.

Biographical / Historical

Yeats was an Irish poet, dramatist, and prose writer, who received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1923.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by recipient.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from various sources at various times.
Title
Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939. Houghton Library collection of William Butler Yeats papers: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00548

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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