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Victor Plarr letters to Harold Monro

Call Number: MS P253


Collection of letters between English poets Victor Plarr (1862-1929) and Harold Monro (1879-1932), mostly containing literary gossip.


  • Creation: 1912 - 1914


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Biographical / Historical

Emilia Stuart Lorimer was a contributor to the Poetry Review who wrote a poem called "The Lady-lord."

Monro's Poetry Review displayed the work of many Georgian poets; it ran from February-Dececember 1912. Monro founded The Poetry Bookshop in January 1913, and issued Poetry and Drama from it March 1913-December 1914. Thereafter he did not edit periodicals, but The Poetry Bookshop remained a meeting-place for poets until the 1930s.


1 folder (11 items in 1 folder)

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Physical Location

MS P253

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Sims 31:261, cable May 15, 1956

Guide to the Victor Plarr Letters to Harold Monro Collection
Victor Plarr letters to Harold Monro
Finding aid prepared July 15, 1982. Finding aid encoded by skt, 2005.
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Finding aid written in English.
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Preferred citation
Victor Plarr letters to Harold Monro, MS P253, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States