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Papers of Vernon Knowles, 1925-1964 [manuscript]
Bib ID 347209
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Knowles, Vernon, 1899-1968
 
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Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description 1925-1964 
90 cm. 
Summary

The papers include correspondence 1948-1964 mainly from friends and publishers for whom Knowles worked; there are numerous notebooks containing poetry, fragments of prose and ideas; also typescripts of many poems, short stories and the drafts of all Knowles' published works.

Partial contents
  • 1. The Street of Queer Houses
  • 2. Poems '25
  • 3. Beads of Coloured Days
  • 4. Here and Otherwhere
  • 5. The Ripening Years
  • 6. Silver Nutmegs
  • 7. The Ladder
  • 8. Pitiful Dust
  • 9. Eternity in an Hour
  • 10. Prince Jonathan
 
Biography/History

Vernon Knowles was an Australian born author who lived most of his life in London.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 2964.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list (9 p.) available. 
Subjects Knowles, Vernon, 1899-1968 -- Archives.  |  Authors, Australian -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1925, 1964 
Occupation Authors

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