Edmund Charles Blunden Papers

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Edmund Charles Blunden papers
Creator: Blunden, Edmund, 1896-1974
Call Number: A.B65
Dates: 1927 - 1964
Physical Description: .25 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Related Materials
Content List
Collection Overview
Title: Edmund Charles Blunden papers
Creator: Blunden, Edmund, 1896-1974
Call Number: A.B65
Dates: 1927 - 1964
Physical Description: .25 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Edmund Charles Blunden (1896-1974) was a British poet, editor, journalist, biographer, and critic.

Scope and Content
The collection includes Blunden's letters to other literary figures including Simon Harcourt Nowell-Smith, George Cookson, Bertram Lloyd and Reginald Pound. The letters have been indexed in the manuscript card file.

Subject(s):
Correspondence
Poetry
Blunden, Edmund, 1896-1974
Authors, English
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Acquired by purchase from Bertram Rota (1968, 1969), Winifred Myers (1969) and other sources.Access
The Edmund Charles Blunden papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Edmund Charles Blunden papers, A.B65, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of RochesterRelated Materials
The Department also houses a collection of Blunden's books.


Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Address:
Rush Rhees Library
Second Floor, Room 225
Rochester, NY 14627-0055
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Content List
Box 1, Folder 1Correspondence, 1933 - 1939
Box 1, Folder 2Correspondence, 1940 - 1946
Box 1, Folder 3Correspondence, 1947 - 1964
Box 1, Folder 4Manuscript poems and review by Blunden

"Lord Eldon Thinks Over the Shelley Issue." 4 pages. Published in Blunden's To Themis (Beaumont Press, 1931) under the title "The Atheist: Lord Eldon Thinks Over Shelley v. Westbrooke"
"The Old Schoolmaster." 1 page.
"Winter Piece." 1 page.
"Pride of the Village." 2 pages.
Manuscript review: Review of E. M.W. Tillyard's Poetry Direct and Oblique. 4 pages, incomplete.
Box 1, Folder 5Poems, newspaper clippings, reviews, etc.
Box 1, Folder 6Secondary Material: Student Paper, "Edmund Bludgen Correspondence 1933- 1936", 1978


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