Two undated poems by Cecil Day-Lewis

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Shelfmark(s): MS. Eng. c. 8238, fols. 51-3
Title: Two undated poems by Cecil Day-Lewis
Dates of Creation: n.d.
Extent: 3 leaves
Language(s) of Material: English


The poet and novelist Cecil Day-Lewis (1904-1972) was Oxford Professor of Poetry, 1951-1956, and Poet Laureate, 1968-1972.

Scope and Content

Two undated poems by Cecil Day-Lewis, comprising:

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequeathed by Jill Balcon Day-Lewis, 2009.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 8238, fols. 51-3].

Access Point(s)
Day-Lewis | Cecil | 1904-1972 | poet and novelist

20th century



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