File NLW MS 22476E. - Verse translations,

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NLW MS 22476E.


Verse translations,


  • [1930s]-1966 / (Creation)

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93 ff. Guarded and filed.

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Autograph and typescript drafts, [1930s]-1966, of verse translations by Vernon Watkins from Italian and Spanish, apparently mainly unpublished. Extracts from Watkins's translation of Dante's Inferno (ff. 1-55) were broadcast by the BBC in 1966.

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  • English

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See also NLW MSS 22469E, ff. 37-85, and 22470E, ff. 98-103.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 22476E.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: NLW MS 22476E.