Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Pound mss. IV, ca. 1915-1970, consist of articles, poems, plays, and other writings by various authors that were sent to Ezra or Dorothy Pound by those authors. Included is a carbon typescript of Noel Stock's The Life of Ezra Pound ( London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1970) with annotations and corrections by Dorothy Pound. Other authors represented include Louis Dudek, Robert Duncan, Achilles Fang, Giovanni Giovannini, Raymond Hughes, Hugh Kenner, D.D. Paige, Desmond Stewart, Henry Swabey, Peter Whigham, Robert McNair Wilson, and Stanislaus Yankowski.

The collection is arranged alphabetically by author.

An inventory and a finding aid are available.

Gift. Omar S. Pound, Princeton, New Jersey. 1986

Collection size: 60 items

Related manuscripts: Pound mss., Pound mss. II, Pound mss. III, Pound mss. V, Pound mss. VII, Pound mss. VI

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