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   Edmund Blunden Letters and Manuscripts, 1922-1968

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Edmund Blunden Letters and Manuscripts; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4078390 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Blunden, Edmund, 1896-1974.
Title:Edmund Blunden Letters and Manuscripts, 1922-1968
Physical description:104 items (1 box).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection has no restrictions. This collection is located on-site.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 3 series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Letters and manuscripts, including correspondence with his publisher, Richard Cobden-Sanderson, and Pauline Francis Stephens, Dorothy Hewlett Kilgour, Norman Kilgour, and Cyril W. Beaumont. The collection also includes the copy of Blunden's "Undertones of War" (London, Cobden-Sanderson, 1928), inscribed to Richard Cobden-Sanderson with a poem, dated 27 July 1929, and containing Blunden's notes, corrections and illustrations throughout.

Series I: Cataloged Series

Subseries I.1: Correspondence

Subseries I.2: Manuscripts

Subseries I.3: Photographs

Series II: Arranged Series

Subseries II.1: Correspondence

Subseries II.2: Manuscripts

Subseries II.3: Documents

Series III: Artwork

Subseries III.1: Letters from Blunden to Sylva Norman in which there are sketches by Blunden

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Using the Collection

RBML

Access Restrictions

This collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located on-site.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Edmund Blunden Letters and Manuscripts; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Material

Blunden's copy of "Undertones of War" is cataloged for the Rare Book collection.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Letters and manuscripts Processed 07/--/75 HR

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2010-01-21 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Subjects

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Beaumont, Cyril W. (Cyril William), 1891-1976.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Cobden-Sanderson, Richard.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
English poetry--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hewlett, Dorothy.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kilgour, Norman.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Poets, EnglishPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Stephens, Pauline Francis.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

English poet, Edmund Charles Blunden.

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