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SIR SHANE LESLIE PAPERS
FOLDER LISTING


Box: 51 Fold: 13 Poetry: "The Blenheim Palace Terraces"
July 26, 1932

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed copy of a poem written by Shane Leslie entitled, "The Blenheim Palace Terraces," for the English Verse Speaking Association, July 26, 1932.

Box: 51 Fold: 14 Poetry: "Eyes of Youth"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains segment of a printed edition of Shane Leslie's poetry. Spine is labelled, "Eyes of Youth." Includes 9 poems, pages 21-31.

Box: 51 Fold: 15 Poetry: "Verses in Peace and War" - Page Proofs
1915

DESCRIPTION: Bound page proofs of an edition of poetry by Shane Leslie, entitled, "Verses in Peace and War," (London: Burns and Oates Ltd., 1915). Includes autograph corrections by Alice Meynell.

Box: 51 Fold: 16 Poetry: "Verses in Peace and War"
Published 1916

DESCRIPTION: Two printed editions of Shane Leslie's poems entitled, "Verses in Peace and War" (London: Burns and Oates Ltd., 1916). One copy is signed by the author and dated June 14, 1925. The second copy includes ALS from Francis Meynell to Shane Leslie, dated June 28, 1916. Also included is a fragment of paper with an autograph transcription of a conversation (?) between May (Hawkes?) and Shirley _______(unidentified). Refers to the poem on page 9 of "Verses in Peace and War," entitled, "The Wish." Dated June 16, 1942.

Box: 51 Fold: 17 Poetry - Miscellaneous Printed
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains scrapbook of cuttings of printed poems by Shane Leslie.

Box: 51 Fold: 18 Poetry - Miscellaneous Printed
c.1936-59

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous printed poems (clippings) by Shane Leslie.



Box: 52 Fold: 1 Notebook Manuscripts
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DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes prose, miscellaneous notes, and verse.

Box: 52 Fold: 2 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes prose, miscellaneous notes, and verse.

Box: 52 Fold: 3 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes prose, miscellaneous notes, and verse. Includes looseleaves.

Box: 52 Fold: 4 Notebook Manuscripts - "Epigrams"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Labelled: "Epigrams."

Box: 52 Fold: 5 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes prose, and miscellaneous notes.

Box: 52 Fold: 6 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts of stories by Shane Leslie.



Box: 53 Fold: 1 Notebook Manuscripts - "History & Biography"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Miscellaneous notes on various historical figures including Winston Churchill and Edward VII.

Box: 53 Fold: 2 Notebook Manuscripts - "Varia / Memoranda 1967"
1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph and typed manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes prose, miscellaneous notes, and verse. Notebook labelled "Varia / Memoranda 1967."

Box: 53 Fold: 3 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes prose, and miscellaneous notes.

Box: 53 Fold: 4 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes prose, and miscellaneous notes. Includes typed manuscript re Margaret Woods, "A Supposed Honeymoon with Margaret Woods." Also, transcriptions of correspondence from Frederick Rolfe to Wilfrid Meynell (1893).

Box: 53 Fold: 5 Notebook Manuscripts - Fiction
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts stories by Shane Leslie. Includes the following titles:

@ The Idyll of a Goose

@ A Shooting Reputation

@ A Victorian Tragedy

@ A Memory of the Prize Ring

@ The Fireworks

@ A Masterly Vote

Box: 53 Fold: 6 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph and typed notes, transcriptions of correspondence from various individuals including Edward VII to Arthur of Connaught (2/16/1906), and Axel Munthe (n.d.). Also includes reminiscence of Hazel Lavery.

Box: 53 Fold: 7 Notebook Manuscripts - Transcribed Correspondence
c.1896-1959

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcriptions by Shane Leslie of correspondence by various individuals. A list is included on the inside cover of the notebook.

Box: 54 Fold: 1 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes and clippings.

Box: 54 Fold: 2 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes.

Box: 54 Fold: 3 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes.

Box: 54 Fold: 4 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes.

Box: 54 Fold: 5 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes.

Box: 54 Fold: 6 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes and clippings.

Box: 54 Fold: 7 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 notebooks of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes and clippings.

Box: 54 Fold: 8 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes, photographs, printed prayer cards and looseleaves.

Box: 54 Fold: 9 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes.

Box: 54 Fold: 10 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes and looseleaves.



Box: 55 Fold: 1 Notebook Manuscripts - "Letters to or from Shane Leslie..."
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains primarily empty notebook. Cover labelled in Shane Leslie's hand, "Letters to or From Shane Leslie and Others of Interest." First 3 pages consist of autograph list of correspondents. Transcribed letters not entered into the notebook.

Box: 55 Fold: 2 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes and clippings. Includes notes and clippings re William Alexander, Archbishop of Armagh.

Box: 55 Fold: 3 Notebook Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie. Includes miscellaneous notes.

Box: 55 Fold: 4 Notebook Manuscripts - Inserts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains sketches by Shane Leslie (?) and printed caricatures from "Spy" originally inserted into notebook in Folder 55:3. Includes: Sir Richard Everard Webster, Lord Alverstone (1900), Rufus Isaacs (1904), Sir Frank Lockwood (1887), Sir Edward Marshall Hall (1903), Sir Charles W. Mathews (1892), Sir H.B. Poland (1886), Dr. Webster of Harvard University, and "The Moat Farm Mystery - S.H. Dougal in the Dock at Chelmsford."

Box: 56 Fold: 1 Diary Notebook(s)
1914 & 1915

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries in which Shane Leslie has entered autograph memoranda/notes on various subjects. Note: these are not journals in the strict sense of the word.

Box: 56 Fold: 2 Diary Notebook(s)
1916 & 1917

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries in which Shane Leslie has entered autograph memoranda/notes on various subjects. Diary for 1916 includes envelope with loose pages for the months of May through July.

Box: 56 Fold: 3 Diary Notebook(s)
1918

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries in which Shane Leslie has entered autograph memoranda/notes on various subjects. Includes fragments.

Box: 56 Fold: 4 Diary Notebook(s)
1919

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries in which Shane Leslie has entered autograph memoranda/notes on various subjects. Note: Body of the diary is primarily in fragments collected into archival envelopes.

Box: 56 Fold: 5 Diary Notebook(s)
1920

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries in which Shane Leslie has entered autograph memoranda/notes on various subjects. Note: Includes many small note fragments inserted into the diary.

Box: 56 Fold: 6 Diary Notebook(s)
1921

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries in which Shane Leslie has entered autograph memoranda/notes on various subjects. Note: diary includes many inserted note fragments.

Box: 56 Fold: 7 Diary Notebook(s)
1922, 1923, 1924

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries in which Shane Leslie has entered autograph memoranda/notes on various subjects.

Box: 56 Fold: 8 Diary Notebook(s)
1925 & 1926

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries in which Shane Leslie has entered autograph memoranda/notes on various subjects.

Box: 57 Fold: 1 Diary Notebook(s)
1927

DESCRIPTION: Contains diary with autograph entries by Shane Leslie. Includes notes on various subjects. Note: this "diary" is composed of many small autograph note fragments.

Box: 57 Fold: 2 Diary Notebook(s)
1928 & 1929

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries for 1928 and 1929 with autograph entries by Shane Leslie. Includes notes on various subjects. Note: Both diaries include many loose autograph inserts.

Box: 57 Fold: 3 Diary Notebook(s)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries with autograph entries by Shane Leslie. Includes notes on various subjects.

Box: 57 Fold: 4 Diary Notebook(s)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries with autograph entries by Shane Leslie. Includes notes on various subjects.

Box: 57 Fold: 5 Diary Notebook(s)
1934

DESCRIPTION: Contains diary with autograph entries by Shane Leslie. Includes notes on various subjects. Includes loose inserts collected into archival envelopes.

Box: 57 Fold: 6 Diary Notebook(s)
1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains diary with autograph entries by Shane Leslie. Includes notes on various subjects. Includes loose inserts.

Box: 57 Fold: 7 Diary Notebook(s)
1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains diary with autograph entries by Shane Leslie. Includes notes on various subjects.

Box: 57 Fold: 8 Diary Notebook(s)
1937 & 1938

DESCRIPTION: Contains diaries with autograph entries by Shane Leslie. Includes notes on various subjects.

Box: 58 Fold: 1 Diary Notebook(s)
1939

DESCRIPTION: Contains diary with autograph notes by Shane Leslie. Note: Includes many inserted fragments.

Box: 58 Fold: 2 Diary Notebook(s)
1930-1939

DESCRIPTION: Contains diary with the following autograph explanation by Shane Leslie on the title page:

@ During 1930, 1931-1932 my Diaries became chiefly note books for the works I was contemplating -

- Study of Suicide - in History, Philosophy and Religion with instances from all races and times.

x - The Epic of Jutland

- Memoir of Moreton Frewen

x - St. Patrick's Purgatory - a mediaeval collection

x These have been published and passed out of print into oblivion.

The diary notebook includes numerous paper markers between the pages with autograph notations presumably made during the process of creating the typed transcription (see Folder 58:4). Typescript by Iris Leslie (?)

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