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SIR SHANE LESLIE PAPERS
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Box: 47 Fold: 15 Paul Verlaine - Notes / Translations
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph notes by Shane Leslie re the French poet Paul Verlaine. Includes some translations and printed information. Also includes some poetry by Sir Shane.

Box: 47 Fold: 16 Charles Waterton
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph and typed manuscript for a study by Shane Leslie on Charles Waterton.

Box: 47 Fold: 17 Frederic Whiting - Obituary
Obituary date: The Times 8/4/1962

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed transcription of an obituary appearing in The Times for Frederic Whiting, artist who painted a portrait of Sir Shane Leslie.

Box: 47 Fold: 18 Woodrow Wilson
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph essay and notes by Shane Leslie on Woodrow Wilson.

Box: 47 Fold: 19 Miscellaneous Individuals - Notes by Shane Leslie
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph notes by Shane Leslie on various literary figures and their work, including Alexander Pope, Thomas Gray and William Makepeace Thackeray.

Box: 47 Fold: 20 Miscellaneous Individuals - Notes by Shane Leslie
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph notes by Shane Leslie on various literary and historical figures. In order of appearance, includes Oscar Wilde, George Gordon, Charles Darwin, Queen Victoria, Edward VII, Charles Steward Parnell, Wilfrid Blunt.

Box: 47 Fold: 21 Thomas Arnold - Transcribed Correspondence
Letter date: 8/12/1890

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcription by Shane Leslie of a letter from Mary Ward (Mrs. Humphrey Ward) to Thomas Arnold (1795-1842) re death of John Henry Cardinal Newman.

Box: 47 Fold: 22 George Curzon - Transcribed Correspondence
Letter date: 9/22/1906

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcription by Shane Leslie of a letter from George Curzon to Bishop Brown.

Box: 47 Fold: 23 Grant Duff - Transcribed Correspondence
Letters dated: 1882-85

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed transcription by Shane Leslie of letters from Robert Hart to Grant Duff, written from Peking, 1882-83. Also includes autograph transcriptions by Shane Leslie of correspondence from Lord Randolph Churchill to Grant Duff, 1885.

Box: 47 Fold: 24 Henry James - Transcribed Correspondence
Letter date: 5/24/1907

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcription by Shane Leslie of a letter from Henry James to Jocelyn Persse re the death of the latter's mother.

Box: 47 Fold: 25 John Locke - Transcribed Correspondence
Letter date:6/12/1666

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcription by Shane Leslie of a letter from John Locke to John Alford.

Box: 47 Fold: 26 Bishop Connor Thirlwall - Transcribed Correspondence
c.1868

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcription by Shane Leslie of correspondence by Bishop Connor Thirlwall.

Box: 47 Fold: 27 Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg
1851-1863

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcription by Shane Leslie of correspondence by the Prince Consort Albert of Saxe-Coburg (husband of Queen Victoria).

Box: 47 Fold: 28 Sir Thomas Wentworth - Transcribed Correspondence
Letter date:5/11/1635

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcription by Shane Leslie of a letter from Sir Thomas Wentworth (Earl of Strafford) to the Bishop of Derry. Includes printed catalog description of the original: "L.S. and Subscribed to the Bishop of Derry, on a quarrel between John Leslie, Bishop of Raphoe, and John Hamilton, in which John Bramhall, Archbishop of Armagh, undertook to arbitrate."

Box: 47 Fold: 29 William Wordsworth - Transcribed Correspondence
Letter dated 1/7/1832

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcription by Shane Leslie of a letter from William Wordsworth to Lord Lonsdale.

Box: 48 Fold: 1 Poetry Manuscripts: "Casuals"
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscripts (in notebook) by Shane Leslie. Entitled: "Casuals: Poems by Shane Leslie."

Box: 48 Fold: 2 Poetry Manuscripts: "Casuals" (Inserts)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains looseleaf autograph and typed manuscripts by Shane Leslie originally inserted into the autograph manuscript notebook of poems entitled, "Casuals" (see Folder 48:1).

Box: 48 Fold: 3 Poetry Manuscripts: "Fifty Poems by Shane Leslie"
c.1915-1918

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscripts (in notebook) by Shane Leslie. Entitled: "Fifty Poems by Shane Leslie." Poems are dated from 1915 through 1918.

Box: 48 Fold: 4 Poetry Manuscripts: "Poemata"
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscripts (in notebook) by Shane Leslie. Entitled: "Poemata."

Box: 48 Fold: 5 Poetry: "Twenty-five Poems"
Published 1959

DESCRIPTION: Contains congratulatory correspondence to Shane Leslie on the publication of his book of poetry, "Twenty-five Poems," (Dublin: At the Sign of Three Candles, 1959). Author's copy now cataloged in the Special Collections Division, Georgetown University Library.

Correspondents include: Peggy Cresson, John Cardinal D'Alton, Grizel Hartley, Lionel Leslie, Sybil (Hawkes) Maas, Baldwin Murphy. Also includes clipping of a book review.

Box: 48 Fold: 6 Poetry Manuscripts: "Wedding Ode"
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Entitled: "Wedding Ode."

Box: 48 Fold: 7 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie.

Box: 48 Fold: 8 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie.

Box: 48 Fold: 9 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie.

Box: 48 Fold: 10 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie.

Box: 48 Fold: 11 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie. These are looseleaves originally inserted into notebook in Folder 48:10.

Box: 48 Fold: 12 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie. Includes clippings of printed poems: "Sheila Hennessey (An Irish Ballad," "The Fairy Man," and Centenary of St. Macarten's College, 1840-1940 (An Ode by Shane Leslie)."

Box: 48 Fold: 13 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie. These are looseleaves originally inserted into the notebook in Folder 48:12.

Box: 49 Fold: 1 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie.

Box: 49 Fold: 2 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscripts of poetry on looseleaves originally inserted into the notebook in Folder 49:1.

Box: 49 Fold: 3 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie.

Box: 49 Fold: 4 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscripts of poems by Shane Leslie written on looseleaves originally inserted into notebook in Folder 49:3.

Box: 49 Fold: 5 Poetry Manuscripts & Printed: "The Poems of Shane Leslie"
Printed edition: 1928

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy #337 of a limited signed edition of a collection of poems by Shane Leslie. Entitled, "The Poems of Shane Leslie" (London: At the Cayme Press, 1928). Includes other printed and autograph manuscripts of poems by Shane Leslie inserted throughout. Also includes the following items:

1. Reprint: "Lines Written in the Month's Mind of Mona Dunn, Dec. 19, 1928-Jan. 19, 1929" by Shane Leslie.

2. ACS photograph postcard from Anita Stewart, wife of the Duke of Braganza, written to Leonie Blanche Leslie.

3. Limited edition of privately printed collection of poems entitled, "Seven Unpublished Poems by Coventry Patmore to Alice Meynell." Fifty copies privately printed at Christmas 1922 at the Pelican Press by Francis Meynell.

Box: 49 Fold: 6 Poetry Manuscripts & Printed: "The Poems of Shane Leslie" (Inserts)
c.1928

DESCRIPTION: Contains looseleaf autograph and typed manuscripts of poems by Shane Leslie originally inserted into "The Poems of Shane Leslie," in Folder 49:5.

Box: 50 Fold: 1 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph and typed manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie. Also includes clippings of his published verse.

Box: 50 Fold: 2 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains looseleaf autograph manuscripts of poems by Shane Leslie originally inserted into notebook in Folder 50:1.

Box: 50 Fold: 3 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebooks
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DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 notebooks of autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie. Leatherbound book includes clippings of published verse by Sir Shane. Also includes:

@ Clipping of a published poem by Lionel Leslie, entitled, "War Blinded."

@ Printed poem by Shane Leslie, "Lines Written in the Month's Mind of Mona Dunn, Dec. 19, 1928- Jan. 19, 1929."

@ Review of a biography on Arthur Hugh Clough, "Too Quick Despairer" by David Williams (1969).



Box: 50 Fold: 4 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts of poems written by Shane Leslie.

Box: 50 Fold: 5 Poetry Manuscripts: Untitled Notebook (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains looseleaf autograph and typed manuscripts of poems by Shane Leslie originally inserted into the notebook in Folder 50:4.

Box: 51 Fold: 1 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf typed manuscripts of miscellaneous verse by Shane Leslie.

Box: 51 Fold: 2 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf autograph manuscripts of miscellaneous verse by Shane Leslie.

Box: 51 Fold: 3 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf autograph manuscripts of miscellaneous verse by Shane Leslie.

Box: 51 Fold: 4 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf autograph manuscripts of miscellaneous verse by Shane Leslie. Many are typed transcriptions by Iris C. Leslie.

Box: 51 Fold: 5 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf typed manuscripts of prose and verse by Shane Leslie. Originally stored in envelope (included in this folder) labelled "Samples for Scrapbook."

Box: 51 Fold: 6 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf autograph manuscripts of miscellaneous verse by Shane Leslie.

Box: 51 Fold: 7 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf autograph manuscripts of miscellaneous verse by Shane Leslie.

Box: 51 Fold: 8 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf autograph manuscripts of miscellaneous verse by Shane Leslie. Originally placed between the covers of a notebook (included in this folder).

Box: 51 Fold: 9 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf autograph manuscripts of miscellaneous verse by Shane Leslie.

Box: 51 Fold: 10 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf autograph and typed manuscripts of miscellaneous verse by Shane Leslie.

Box: 51 Fold: 11 Poetry Manuscripts - Miscellaneous (looseleaves)
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DESCRIPTION: Looseleaf autograph manuscripts of miscellaneous verse by Shane Leslie.



Box: 51 Fold: 12 Poetry: "Ballad of Horton Hospital"
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DESCRIPTION: Contains 17 printed copies of Shane Leslie's poem: "Ballad of Horton Hospital."

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