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Abstract David Gascoyne was born October 10, 1916 in Harrow, London, England. He published his first book of poetry in 1932 at the age of 16, and his subsequent publications quickly established his reputation as one of a small group of English surrealists. This collection includes greeting cards, postcards, letters, pamphlets, and various ephemera removed from books that were part of Gascoyne’s personal library, and were purchased by the Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections.
Dates: 1980-2001; Other: Date acquired: 01/06/2011
Abstract Thomas Godfrey Lowenstein was an instructor in English at Northwestern University during the period 1971-1974. His teaching centered on English and American literature, modern poetry, and narrative composition. His papers include translations of Eskimo poetry and commentary drafts relating to the publication Eskimo Poems from Canada and Greenland (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1973). The poems in this book, originally collected by Knud Rasmussen (1879-1933),...
Found in: Northwestern University Archives
- Subject: Poets, English--20th century X
- Northwestern University Archives 1
- Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections 1
- Inuit poetry--Translations into English 1
- Surrealism (Literature)--Great Britain 1
- Gascoyne, David, 1916-2001 1
- Lowenstein, Tom 1
- Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Department of English 1