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Papers of Harold Stewart, 1943-1956 [manuscript]
Bib ID 224301
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Stewart, Harold, 1916-1995
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1943-1956] 
2 cm. 
Summary

Poem, The Leaf, handwritten, signed and dated by Harold Stewart. The poem was presented to Mrs M. Jauncey "in return for her kindness". The two leaves of the poem have been pasted onto the endpapers of Mrs Jauncey's copy of Stewart's Orpheus and other poems (1956). There is also a two-page typed letter from Stewart to Mrs Jauncey, signed and dated from South Melbourne on 10 March, 1944. The letter was originally inserted in the book and mainly relates to their shared interest in oriental art.

Biography/History

Poet and Oriental scholar. Publications include "A net of fireflies" (1960), "A chime of windbells" (1969), "The exiled immortal" (1980), "Tannisho" (1980) and "By the old walls of Kyoto" (1981). Lived in Japan from 1966 until his death.

Notes

Manuscript reference: MS 9184.

Subjects Stewart, Harold, 1916-1995 -- Archives.  |  Poets, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.  |  Asianists -- Australia -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1933-1995 
Occupation Poets.  |  Orientalists.
Other authors/contributors Jauncey, M

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