Guide to the Papers of Philip Booth, 1857 - 2001Manuscript MS-426

Box & Folder List

Back to box list | Prev 10 | Next 10

Box: 31, Dates: circa 1960-1963

Contains for "The Islanders" with corrections, handwritten an dtyped drafts of finished and unfinished poetry; notes, outliness and a draft of "Ransom College; typescript for the collection "The Dark Island" (1960); a draft of "Sinbad: The Sea-going Cat," as well as drafts of numerous short stories

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 32, Dates: 1943-1961

Contains a binder with Booth's poetry with a sheet detailing submissions and submission results of individual poems to various magazines; documents and booklets pertaining to Wellesley College

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 33, Dates: 1965-1970

Contains annotaded typescrip for "Weather and Edges," various mansucripts and typescipts for poetry and prose pieces

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 34, Dates: circa 1964-1975

Contains typescript draft and galley proofs of "Selves"; "Available Light" proofs and typescript

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 35, Dates: circa 1937-1994

Contains "Directory of American Poets and Fiction Writers, 1993-1994," Poetry collections by Jay Meek; Student theses; clippings, financial and personal papers

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 36, Dates: circa 1964-1981

Contains typescript of "The Tower," "Fragments," box of prose;

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 37, Dates: circa 1956-1963

Contains "Margins," files for poems "Reading the Sea,""You Jews," "Cold Coast," abandoned drafts, review workshops, essay workshop, stories

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 38, Dates: circa 1957-1978

Contains typescripts of poems, galley proofs; "Letter from a Distant Land," typescript and galley proofs (1957)

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 39, Dates: circa 1969-1984

Contains various copies of "Before Sleep" and "Fragments"

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 40, Dates: circa 1954-1996

Contains parts of "Fragments" part IV and VII, typescript for "The Tower" as well as reviews and other prose written by Booth. Some of the material included with the prose are interviews with Booth or reviews of his work; photocopies of author proofed mansucript for "Trying to Say It," annotated drafts of poems including for book "Pairs", files on NEH funding

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Finding Aids