Richmond Alexander Lattimore papers, 1927-1957 Rauner Manuscript MS-503

Introduction to the Collection

The papers of Richmond Alexander Lattimore contain correspondence, as well as the manuscript and associated materials for "Hanover Poems" (1927), a typescript translation of "Beowulf," a typescript edition and translation of Aeschylus's "Agamemnon," and notebooks containing his own poetry, as well as translations of a portion of the "Iliad," and Pindar's "Olympia," "Isthmia," "Pythia," and "Nemea."

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