Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Barker mss., 1953-1954, and undated, consist of four notebooks of George Barker, 1913-1991, author, and an undated letter from him to David John Wright, 1913- , author.

The notebooks contain: [1], 1953, Analysis and notes on Barker's poem "Goodman Jacksin and the angel;" drafts of letters and poems; memoranda; [2], May 5, 1954, Notes on Barker's poems; drafts of writings and letters; memoranda; [3], n.d., 1, Drafts of books 2 & 3 of Barker's "The dead seagull;" [4], n.d., 2, Drafts of letters and poems; memoranda.

Collection size: 6 items

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