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MS Am 1445-1445.4

Bynner, Witter, 1881-1968. Witter Bynner compositions: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1445-1445.4
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Bynner, Witter, 1881-1968.
Title: Witter Bynner compositions,
Date(s): 1915-1957 (inclusive).
Quantity: 1 collection (1 linear foot (2 boxes and 2 volumes)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Manuscripts of works by American poet and translator Witter Bynner.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*56M-74, *56M-75, *56M-76, *56M-158, *59M-107. Gift of Witter Bynner, 342 Buena Vista Road, Sante Fe, New Mexico; received: 1956 Oct, 1957 Mar. 6, and 1959 Dec.

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There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Witter Bynner Compositions (MS Am 1445-1445.4). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Bynner was an American poet and translator.


Arranged in call number order.

Scope and Contents

Manuscripts of works by Bynner including: Journey with Genius: Recollections and Reflections concerning the D. H. Lawrences, and The Way of Life according to Laotzu. Also includes a translation of Euripides' Iphigenia in Tauris and an incomplete text of the Spectra poems done with Arthur Davison Ficke.

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