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Name of creator
'PW Summer' (ink on f. 6); 'Eight new poems by R. S. Thomas' (ink on f. 7). Possibly acquired from the collection of Meic Stephens, Cardiff.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Colin Huggett; Tregarth; Purchase; 1997; B1997/29.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Eight typescript poems, -, by R. S. Thomas, published in Poetry Wales, 6.1 (Summer 1970), 37-38, and ibid. 7.4 (Spring 1972), 9-14.
The poems are 'Vocation', , 'Alma Mater', 'Dimensions', 'No', 'God's Story', 'The Hand', 'Ann Griffith' and 'Amen', . However, 'Saunders Lewis', also published in the Spring 1972 number, is not present.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged chronologically at NLW.
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Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply. Information regarding the ownership of R. S. Thomas copyright can be found at http://tyler.hrc.utexas.edu/ (viewed June 2009).
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Title based on contents.
Preferred citation: NLW MS 23699E, ff. 6-13.