Letters of John Jarmain

Subject

English literature - 20th century

Description

120 manuscript letters by the poet John Jarmain to his wife Beryl with whom he regularly corresponded after being shipped to North Africa and South Italy during the Second World War from June 1942 until November 1943. Some of the letters include drafts of the poems which were later published as a collection, providing an insight into his poetry and the context which inspired it.

Creator

Jarmain; John (1911-1944); poet

Date

1942-06-1943-11

Contributor

University of Exeter

Rights

University of Exeter. The digital object(s) attached to this record are available for you to use for educational purposes only under licence from the University of Exeter.

Relation

ac545d37600d3c354e7a189f69ce37cf

Language

English

Identifier

EUL MS 413

Coverage

1942-1943