Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Hughes, Ted mss. II, 1957-1962, consist of letters from poets Ted Hughes, 1930- , and his wife Sylvia Plath, 1932-1963, to Hughes' brother and sister-in-law, Joan and Gerald Hughes in Australia. Topics discussed include some discussion of writing projects and general day to day activities. The August 1958 letter, written from America, includes a typed copy of the poem Pennines in April by Ted Hughes.

Also see the Guide to the Sylvia Plath Materials in the Lilly Library.

Collection size: 12 items

Related manuscripts: Hughes, Ted mss.

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