Derek Stanford Papers
Scope and Content
The collection includes a typescript copy of a short book, The Pylon Poets (Michigan: William B. Eerdmans), by Derek Stanford about the poets W. H. Auden, Stephen Spender, Cecil Day-Lewis, and Louis MacNeice. The copy has passages which did not appear in the final version of the book, and two short epilogues of which one was discarded for the book. Also included is a handwritten explanation of the copy by Stanford.
- Stanford, Derek, 1918-2008 (Person)
Language of Materials
The materials in the collection are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
The copyright status of this collection is unknown. Copyright restrictions may apply. Contact Special Collections and University Archives for assistance in determining the use of these materials. Reproduction or digitization of materials for personal or research use can be requested using our reproduction/digitization form: http://bit.ly/scuareproduction. Reproduction or digitization of materials for publication or exhibit use can be requested using our publication/exhibition form: http://bit.ly/scuapublication. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives (firstname.lastname@example.org or 540-231-6308) if you need assistance with forms or to submit a completed form.
Derek Stanford (1918-2008) was a British author, biographer, poet, and Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.
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The collection includes a typescript copy of a short book, The Pylon Poets (Michigan: William B. Eerdmans), by Derek Stanford about the poets W. H. Auden, Stephen Spender, Cecil Day-Lewis, and Louis MacNeice.
Source of Acquisition
The collection was acquired prior to 1978.
Rights Statement for Archival Description
The guide to the Derek Stanford Papers by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).
The processing, arrangement, and description of the Derek Stanford Papers was completed in 1978. Additional description was completed in March 2011.
- Derek Stanford Papers, 1968
- Ashley Wellens, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist
- 2012 (CC0 1.0)
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
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