Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Corman mss. VI, 1993–2003, consist mostly of letters from poet, translator and editor Cid Corman, 1924–2004, to German poet and carpenter Charlie Mehrhoff. The letters discuss both poetry and personal matters and are arranged in chronological order. Completing the collection are five snapshots of Corman, Mehrhoff, et al.

Acquired: 2008

Collection size: 80 items

Related manuscripts: Corman mss., Corman mss. II, Corman mss. III, Corman mss. IV, Corman mss. V

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