The London Miscellany

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London miscellany papers
Creator: Waller, John Stanier
Call Number: A.L83
Dates: 1949
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

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Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Access
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Citation
Content List
Collection Overview
Title: London miscellany papers
Creator: Waller, John Stanier
Call Number: A.L83
Dates: 1949
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
The collection consists of a group of manuscripts which formed the first and only issue of "The London Miscellany", a literary magazine which was never published, with the page proofs of the magazine and one letter to the editor, Sir John Stanier Waller, from John Heath-Stubbs. "The London Miscellany", was meant to provide a forum for young post-war writers.

Subject(s):
English literature
Poetry
Essays
London miscellany (London, England : 1949)
Access
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Content List
Box 1, Folder 1Waller, Sir John Stanier, editor. "The London Miscellany," page proofs
Box 1, Folder 2Anderson, Patrick. Poem: "Poem of dedication"
Box 1, Folder 3Armstrong, Terence Ian Fytton (John Gawsworth). Poem: "The ideal"
Box 1, Folder 4Coghill, Nevill Henry Kendal Aylmer. Poem: "The tapster's tale"
Box 1, Folder 5Crofton-Cooke, Rupert. Poem: "Eden lost"
Box 1, Folder 6Davin, Daniel Marcus. Story: "Going back"
Box 1, Folder 7de Mauny, Erik. Story: "Balena bay"
Box 1, Folder 8des Baux, Cyril. Essay: "The fascination of what's difficult"
Box 1, Folder 9Douglas, Keith Castellain. Essay: "The butterflies"
Box 1, Folder 10Durrell, Lawrence George. Essay: "The happy rock"
Another version of this essay was published in The Happy Rock, Bern Porter, The Packard Press, Berkeley, 1945

Box 1, Folder 11Fletcher, Iain. Poem: "Villanelle"
Box 1, Folder 12Fraser, George Sutherland. Poem: "An elegy for Keith Bullen"
Box 1, Folder 13Fraser, George Sutherland. Story: "The Christmas party"
Box 1, Folder 14Hamblett, Charles. Poem: "Remembrance for Rosemary"
Box 1, Folder 15Heath-Stubbs, John. Poem: "The last watch of Empire"
Box 1, Folder 16Ledward, Patricia. Story: "The T.B. hospital"
Box 1, Folder 17Lindsey, Derek. Story: "The fall of a sparrow"
Box 1, Folder 18Moore, Nicholas. Story: "The gangster"
Box 1, Folder 19Moore, Nicholas. Poem: "The colour of ostriches"
Box 1, Folder 20Patmore, Derek. Essay: "Pages from a Turkish journal"
Box 1, Folder 21Pudney, John Sleigh. Poem: "Displaced"
Box 1, Folder 22Scarfe, Francis Harold. Poem: "The grotto"
Box 1, Folder 23Waller, Sir John Stanier. Essay: "Phoenix"
Box 1, Folder 24Waller, Sir John Stonier. Poem: "Emblem for nuptials"
Box 1, Folder 25Correspondence, John Heath-Stubbs to Sir John Stanier Waller, [1949]


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