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KATHERINE BIDDLE PAPERS
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Box: 8 Fold: 26 re Alexis Leger - Roger Little
1969-70

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Roger Little with reference to his doctoral work on Alexis Leger.

Box: 8 Fold: 27 re Alexis Leger - Roger Little
1966-70

DESCRIPTION: Reprints of articles by Roger Little on Alexis Leger:

- "Elements of the Jason-Media Myth in 'Exil' by Saint-John Perse," (Modern Language Review, July 1966).

- "T.S. Eliot and Saint-John Perse," (The Arlington Quarterly, 1969).

- "The Image of the Threshold in the Poetry of Saint-John Perse," (Modern Language Review, October 1969).

- "Language as Imagery in Saint-John Perse," (Forum for Modern Language Studies, April 1970).

Box: 8 Fold: 28 re Alexis Leger - Roger Little
c.1961?

DESCRIPTION: 9 b/w photographs of Alexis Leger with Katherine and Francis Biddle. The photographs were probably selected by Katherine Biddle at the request of Roger Little interested in obtaining illustrations for his dissertation on Leger (cf. TLS 12/31/1969, Folder 8:26).

Box: 8 Fold: 29 re Alexis Leger - Archibald MacLeish
1955

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Archibald MacLeish: 2 TLS dated 1/28/1955 & 2/7/1955 with autograph draft letter from Biddle. Reference to nominating Alexis Leger for a Nobel Prize.

Box: 8 Fold: 30 re Alexis Leger - William Maguire
1969

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from William Maguire, editor, Bollingen Series re publication of a volume of collected poems by Alexis Leger.

Box: 8 Fold: 31 re Alexis Leger - Salome Mandel
May 11, 1951

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Salome Mandel enclosing clippings of articles by Mandel about Biddle's address on Leger to the Club Feminin de Liason Franco-Americaine.

Box: 8 Fold: 32 re Alexis Leger - Jackson Matthews
1967-68

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Jackson Matthews: TLS 3/21/1967, ALS 3/1/1968. Reference to arranging a meeting between Matthews' associate James Barros and Alexis Leger through the auspices of Biddle; a former reading and talk on Leger given in company with Matthews and Robert Fitzgerald; and an article by Biddle on Leger's "Oiseaux."

Box: 8 Fold: 33 re Alexis Leger - Dorothy Norman
1957

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Dorothy Norman: 3 TLS dated 2/15/1952, 2/13/1957, 3/25/1957, with autograph draft letters and notes form Biddle. Reference to fund for restoring Alexis Leger's home, "Les Vigneaux," in France.

Box: 8 Fold: 34 re Alexis Leger - Victoria Ocampo
c.1957-8

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from Katherine Biddle to Victoria Ocampo re the restoration of Alexis Leger's home, "Les Vigneaux," in France.

Box: 8 Fold: 35 re ALexis Leger - Charlton Ogburn
1949; 1958

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Charlton Ogburn: TLS 11/25/1949 & TLS 4/29/1958. Reference to an article on Alexis Leger by Katherine Biddle, and to Leger's poem, "Pluies."

Box: 8 Fold: 36 re Alexis Leger - John E. Palmer
1956

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from John E. Palmer, editor, "The Yale Review": ALS 5/22/1956 & TLS 7/26/1956. Reference to an article by Biddle on Alexis Leger, proposed for the Yale Review.

Box: 8 Fold: 37 re Alexis Leger - Kathleen Raine
May 17, 1967

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Kathleen Raine: ALS 5/17/1967 (3 pages/2 sheet with envelope). Reference to publication of an article by Katherine Biddle on Alexis Leger by the Oxford University Press.

Box: 8 Fold: 38 re Alexis Leger - Robert Richman
November 4, 1958

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Robert Richman inviting the former to chair an evening on Alexis Leger to be held by the Institute of Contemporary Arts.

Box: 8 Fold: 39 re Alexis Leger - Karl Shapiro
1951

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Karl Shapiro: 3 TLS dated 5/7/1951, 6/5/1951, 8/27/1951; 2 ALS dated 8/1/1951, 8/14/1951. Reference to publication of a review by Biddle for "Poetry" of the French magazine, "Les Cahiers de la Pleiade," which had dedicated an issue to Alexis Leger. Also, reference to a translation by Wallace Fowlie for "Poetry" of Leger's "Et Vous Mers," ("Invocation" section of his long poem, "Amers").

Box: 8 Fold: 40 re Alexis Leger - Stephen Spender
c.1955-57

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Stephen Spender: TLS 10/28/1955 (1 page); ALS 11/28/(1955) (4 pages/2 sheet); ALS 5/28/1957(?) (1 page); ALS 1/17/19? (1 page). Reference to Biddle's offer of an article on Alexis Leger for the journal, "Encounter."

Box: 8 Fold: 41 re Alexis Leger - Florence Dickinson Stearns
1942

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Florence Dickinson Stearns, president, Poetry Society of Virginia: 2 TLS 8/5/1942, 8/6/1942, re an article by Biddle on Alexis Leger.

Box: 8 Fold: 42 re Alexis Leger - Herbert Steiner
1951

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Herbert Steiner: 5 ALS dated 1/1/1951, 4/3/1951, 4/13/1951, 5/16/1951, 12/14/1951?. Reference to an article by Biddle on Alexis Leger's poem, "Vents."

Box: 8 Fold: 43 re Alexis Leger - Allen Tate
1950; 1959

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Allen Tate: TLS 2/12/1959 (2 pages/1 sheet). Includes autograph letter drafts from Biddle. Reference to an article by Biddle on Alexis Leger.

Box: 8 Fold: 44 re Alexis Leger - Charles Torem (Coudert Brothers)
1957

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Charles Torem, Coudert Brothers, re receiving a check for the fund to restore Alexis Leger's home at "Les Vigneaux," in France.

Box: 8 Fold: 45 re Alexis Leger - Mark van Doren
c.1958

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from Katherine Biddle to Mark Van Doren re nominating Alexis Leger for the Nobel Prize.

Box: 8 Fold: 46 re Alexis Leger - Sumner Welles
c.1957-58

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from Katherine Biddle to Sumner Welles with reference to the fundraising project to restore and maintain Alexis Leger's home, "Les Vigneaux" in France.

Box: 8 Fold: 47 re Alexis Leger - Related Correspondence (Misc.)
c.1958-66

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence relating to Alexis Leger:

- Vaun Gillmor, assistant editor, Bollingen Series: TLS 6/26/1958 re forwarding copies of the translation of Alexis Leger's "Amers" by Wallace Fowlie (Bollingen, 1958).

- Jack Sweeney: ALS 6/3/1966.

- Unidentified TLS 10/25/1958.

- 2 autograph letter drafts by Katherine Biddle re matters concerning Alexis Leger.

Box: 8 Fold: 48 by Katherine Biddle: List of Articles re Alexis Leger
c.1952-67

DESCRIPTION: Autograph list of articles by Katherine Biddle on Alexis Leger.

Box: 8 Fold: 49 by Katherine Biddle: "A Study of Contradictions in...St. John Perse"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes by Katherine Biddle for an article on Alexis Leger. Prospective title: "A Study of Contradictions in the Poety of St. John Perse." A further note in the file suggests that these were preliminary to the final article entitled, "Saint-John Perse: Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts," (in "The Sewanee Review, 1952)(see ensuing folders).

Box: 8 Fold: 50 by Katherine Biddle: "Some Poetic Conflicts in...St. John Perse"
October 1950

DESCRIPTION: Autograph manuscript for the first revision of Katherine Biddle's article on Alexis Leger, bearing original title: "Some Poetic Conflicts in the Poetry of St. John Perse." This was probably a version of the final article, "Saint John Perse: Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts," published in the Sewanee Review, 1952.

Box: 8 Fold: 51 by Katherine Biddle: "Notes on Saint-John Perse"
August 10, 1951

DESCRIPTION: Typescript of article on Alexis Leger by Katherine Biddle entitled, "Notes on Saint-John Perse." Includes 2 typescripts of a version entitled, "a Note on the Poetry of St. John Leger." The final version of these would be published as "Saint-John Perse; Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts," in the Sewanee Review, 1952. File includes drafted letter from Biddle to John E. Palmer, editor of the Sewanee Review, dated August 10, 1951.

Box: 9 Fold: 1 by Katherine Biddle: "Saint-John Perse: Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts
1952

DESCRIPTION: Typescript (3 copies) for an article on Alexis Leger by Katherine Biddle: "Saint-John Perse: Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts." Published in the Sewanee Review, 1952.

Box: 9 Fold: 2 by Katherine Biddle: "Saint-John Perse: Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts
1952

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes and typed fragments for article by Katherine Biddle: "Saint-John Perse: Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts."

Box: 9 Fold: 3 by Katherine Biddle: "Saint-John Perse: Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts
1952

DESCRIPTION: Reprint of article by Katherine Biddle: "Saint-John Perse: Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts," (in The Sewanee Review, 1952).

Box: 9 Fold: 4 by Katherine Biddle: "Saint-John Perse: Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts
1952

DESCRIPTION: Winter 1952 issue of The Sewanee Review which included article by Katherine Biddle, "Saint-John Perse: Notes on Some Poetic Contrasts."

Box: 9 Fold: 5 by Katherine Biddle: "St. John Perse: An American View"
1961

DESCRIPTION: Autograph manuscripts for article by Katherine Biddle: "St. John Perse: An American View."

Box: 9 Fold: 6 by Katherine Biddle: "St. John Perse: An American View"
February 26, 1961

DESCRIPTION: Typescript (including 2nd revision) for article by Katherine Biddle on Alexis Leger, "St. John Perse: An American View." Includes clipping of published version in The Sunday Star, Washington, D.C., 2/26/1961.

Box: 9 Fold: 7 by Katherine Biddle: "Saint-John Perse, Poete Contemperain"
April 12, 1961

DESCRIPTION: Typescript for address by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger, entitled, "Saint-John Perse, Poete Contemperain." This was the French translation of original article, "Saint-John Perse: An American View," (see folder 9:6).

Box: 9 Fold: 8 by Katherine Biddle: "A Poet of Wide Horizons:...About Saint-John Pers
1969

DESCRIPTION: Typescripts for article by Katherine Biddle on Alexis Leger: "A Poet of Wide Horizons: A Note About Saint-John Perse."

Box: 9 Fold: 9 by Katherine Biddle re "Birds": "Poet and Painter..."
1966

DESCRIPTION: Typescript for a review by Katherine Biddle of Alexis Leger's "Birds," translated by Robert Fitzgerald (Bollingen-Pantheon, 1966). Article entitled, "Poet and Painter: Perse and Braque."

Box: 9 Fold: 10 by Katherine Biddle re "Birds": "Poet and Painter..."
1966

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from Katherine Biddle to the Museum of Modern Art, New York, regarding information on the artist, Georges Braque who illustrated Alexis Leger's "Birds," translated by Robert Fitzgerald, 1966.

Box: 9 Fold: 11 by Katherine Biddle re "Birds": "On the Page of the Sky"
1967

DESCRIPTION: Typed and autograph manuscripts by Katherine Biddle for a review of Alexis Leger's "Birds," translated by Robert Fitzgerald (Bollingen-Pantheon, 1966). Entitled, "On the Page of the Sky." (See also previous title, Folder 9:9).

Box: 9 Fold: 12 by Katherine Biddle re "Birds": "On the Page of the Sky"
1967

DESCRIPTION: Autograph and typed manuscripts for Katherine Biddle's review of Alexis Leger's "Birds," translated by Robert Fitzgerald. Entitled, "On the Page of the Sky."

Box: 9 Fold: 13 by Katherine Biddle: "Saint-John Perse as Viewed by Contemporaries"
1950

DESCRIPTION: Typescript for review by Katherine Biddle of the French quarterly, "Les Cahier de la Pleiade" which devoted it's Fall 1950 issue to Alexis Leger. Article entitled, "Saint-John Perse as Views by his Contemporaries."

Box: 9 Fold: 14 by Katherine Biddle re "Chronique": "St. John Perse: Time Confronted"
1961

DESCRIPTION: Typescript and printed clipping of article by Katherine Biddle on Alexis Leger's "Chronique," entitled, "St. John Perse: Time Confronted."

Box: 10 Fold: 1 by Katherine Biddle re "Eloges": "Early Work of a Major Poet"
1957

DESCRIPTION: Typed and autograph manuscripts by Katherine Biddle for a review of Alexis Leger's "Eloges," translated by Louise Varese, 1957. Includes printed version at it appeared in "Voices," and a review by William Jay Smith, "In Praise of Childhood," (The New Republic, 1957).

Box: 10 Fold: 2 by Katherine Biddle re "Exil": "Note on a Literary Event"
c.1943?

DESCRIPTION: Clipping of printed article by Katherine Biddle on Alexis Leger's, "Exil," entitled, "Note on a Literary Event," (in "Voices," c.1943?).

Box: 10 Fold: 3 by Katherine Biddle re "Exil": "Note on a Literary Event"
c.1943?

DESCRIPTION: Autograph and typed manuscripts for article by Katherine Biddle on Alexis Leger's "Exil," entitled, "Note on a Literary Event."

Box: 10 Fold: 4 by Katherine Biddle re "Exil": "Syntax of the Lightning"
1949

DESCRIPTION: Autograph and typed manuscripts by Katherine Biddle for a review of "Exile and Other Poems," by Alexis Leger, translated by Denis Devlin (Pantheon Books, 1949).

Box: 10 Fold: 5 by Katherine Biddle re "Seamarks": "The Sea Within Us"
1958

DESCRIPTION: Autograph and typed manuscripts by Katherine Biddle for review of "Seamarks (Amers)" by Alexis Leger, translated by Wallace Fowlie (Pantheon, 1958).

Box: 10 Fold: 6 by Katherine Biddle re "Seamarks": "The Sea Within Us"
1958

DESCRIPTION: Clipping of the printed version of Katherine Biddle's review of Alexis Leger's "Seamarks," translated by Wallace Fowlie, 1958. Entitled, "Perse on the Sea Within Us," (in The New Republic, October 27, 1958).

Box: 10 Fold: 7 by Katherine Biddle re "Vents": Correspondence
1956

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle regarding publication possibility for an article on Alexis Leger's "Vents."

Box: 10 Fold: 8 by Katherine Biddle re "Vents" - Letters to Editors
c.1946?

DESCRIPTION: Autograph drafts of letters to editors by Katherine Biddle regarding reviews of Alexis Leger's poem, "Vents."

Box: 10 Fold: 9 by Katherine Biddle re "Vents": "Some Notes on a French Poet and Epic
1958

DESCRIPTION: Autograph and typed manuscripts, including printed clipping, of an article by Katherine Biddle on "Vents" by Alexis Leger. Entitled, "Saint-John Perse: Some Notes on a French Poet and an Epic Poem."

Box: 10 Fold: 10 by Katherine Biddle re "Vents": "Some Notes on a French Poet and Epic
1958

DESCRIPTION: Winter 1958 issue of The Sewanee Review containing article by Katherine Biddle on Alexis Leger's poem, "Vents." Entitled, "Saint-John Perse; some Notes on a French Poet and an Epic Poem" (p.33).

Box: 10 Fold: 11 by Katherine Biddle re "Vents" - Notes
c.1956

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes by Katherine Biddle on "Vents" by Alexis Leger.

Box: 10 Fold: 12 by Katherine Biddle re Poems by Alexis Leger
undated

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes by Katherine Biddle on poems by Alexis Leger.

Box: 10 Fold: 13 by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger: American Academy of Arts & Letter
May 25, 1950

DESCRIPTION: Typescript of presentation speech for the award of the Merit Medal by the American Academy of Arts and Letters to Alexis Leger. Includes printed announcement and program.

Box: 10 Fold: 14 by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger: Academy of American Poets
1966

DESCRIPTION: Autograph and typed manuscripts for address by Katherine Biddle given at the Academy of American Poets on the occasion of the publication of the translation of "Birds" by Robert Fitzgerald, February 24, 1966.

Box: 10 Fold: 15 by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger: Academy of American Poets
1966

DESCRIPTION: Autograph speech cards for address by Katherine Biddle given in honor of Alexis Leger at the Academy of American Poets, February 24, 1966.

Box: 10 Fold: 16 by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger: Academy of American Poets - Corre
1966

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle including letters from Dorothy Herzog re an evening of readings in honor of Alexis Leger at the Academy of American Poets, February 24, 1966.

Box: 10 Fold: 17 Elizabeth Kray re Alexis Leger: Academy of American Poets
1965-66

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Elizabeth Kray, executive director, Academy of American Poets, re organizing an evening to honor Alexis Leger.

Box: 10 Fold: 18 Robert Fitzgerald re Alexis Leger: Academy of American Poets
1965-66

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Robert Fitzgerald: TLS January 1966; ALS 1/22/1966. Reference to an evening honoring Alexis Leger given by the Academy of American Poets (2/24/1966). The occasion would mark the publication of Fitzgerald's translation of Leger's poem, "L'Ordre des Oiseaux" ("Birds").

Box: 10 Fold: 19 re Alexis Leger: Academy of American Poets
1966

DESCRIPTION: Clipping of newspaper notice and printed brochure re an evening of poetry readings to honor Alexis Leger, held by the Academy of American Poets (2/24/1966).

Box: 10 Fold: 20 by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger: Institute of Contemporary Arts
1959

DESCRIPTION: Typescript (4 copies) for speech given by Katherine Biddle to introduce a symposium on Alexis Leger given at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, January 23, 1959.

Box: 10 Fold: 21 by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger: Institute of Contemporary Arts
1959

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes for introductory address given by Katherine Biddle at a symposium on Alexis Leger held by the Institute of Contemporary Arts, January 23, 1959.

Box: 11 Fold: 1 by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger: Library of Congress
1970

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from the Library of Congress regarding Katherine Biddle's contribution to a project of the Modern Language Association to develop a collection of abstracts on English and the modern languages. Biddle's contribution to consist of an abstract of her writing(s) on Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 2 by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger: Library of Congress
1970

DESCRIPTION: Autograph and typed manuscripts re Alexis Leger by Katherine Biddle relating to her work on an abstracting project for the Library of Congress.

Box: 11 Fold: 3 by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger: Library of Congress
1970

DESCRIPTION: Autograph manuscripts re Alexis Leger by Katherine Biddle for the Library of Congress abstracting project.

Box: 11 Fold: 4 by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger: Library of Congress
1970

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous printed items (copies) used by Katherine Biddle to prepare an abstract on Alexis Leger for the Library of Congress project:

-Xerox copies of poems by Leger: "Chante Par Celle Qui Fut La" (in La Nouvelle Revue Francaise); and "Poeme pour Valery Larbaud" (in Quarterly Review of Literature).

- Xerox copies of articles by Biddle: "St. John Perse: An American View" (The Sunday Star, Washington, D.C., 2/26/1961); and "Saint-John Perse" a review of "Les Cahiers de la Pleiade," (1950).

Box: 11 Fold: 5 by Katherine Biddle: Notes re Alexis Leger - "Les Vigneaux"
1958

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes by Katherine Biddle re the purchase and restoration of "Les Vigneaux" home of Alexis Leger in France.

Box: 11 Fold: 6 by Katherine Biddle: Notes re Alexis Leger
undated

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 7 by Katherine Biddle: Notes re Alexis Leger
undated

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 8 by Katherine Biddle: Notes re Alexis Leger
February 12, 1963

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 9 by Katherine Biddle: Notes re Alexis Leger
undated

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 10 by Katherine Biddle: Notes re Alexis Leger
undated

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 11 by Katherine Biddle: Notes re Alexis Leger
1961

DESCRIPTION: Autograph notes by Katherine Biddle re Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 12 Newsclippings: Articles by Alexis Leger
12/15/1960

DESCRIPTION: Clipping of an address by Alexis Leger: "La Mission du Poete," (published in "L'Express," 12/15/1960).

Box: 11 Fold: 13 Newsclippings re Alexis Leger: Marriage
1958

DESCRIPTION: Newsclipping announcing marriage of Alexis Leger to Dorothy Milburn Russell, April 28, 1958.

Box: 11 Fold: 14 re Alexis Leger: Nobel Prize for Literature Acceptance Speech
December 10, 1960

DESCRIPTION: Printed booklet containing Alexis Leger's acceptance speech for the Nobel Prize for Literature awarded on December 10, 1960. Translated by W.H. Auden with the French text (Bollingen, 1961).

Box: 11 Fold: 15 Newsclippings re Alexis Leger: Nobel Prize for Literature
1960

DESCRIPTION: Newsclippings regarding the award of the Nobel Prize for Literature to Alexis Leger, October 1960.

Box: 11 Fold: 16 Newsclippings re Alexis Leger: Dante 700th Anniversary
May 1, 1965

DESCRIPTION: Printed invitation for the symposium on Dante Alighieri held by the Library of Congress in celebration of his 700th anniversary. Participants included Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 17 Newsclippings re Alexis Leger - Awards (misc.)
1950; 1959

DESCRIPTION: Clippings re literary prizes awarded to Alexis Leger including an award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters (1950); the French National grand Prix of Letters (1959); and a prize from Poetry magazine.

Box: 11 Fold: 18 Newsclippings re Alexis Leger (Misc.)
1940s

DESCRIPTION: Newsclippings regarding Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 19 Newsclippings re Alexis Leger (Misc.)
1950s

DESCRIPTION: Newsclippings regarding Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 20 Newsclippings re Alexis Leger (Misc.)
1960s

DESCRIPTION: Newsclippings re Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 21 Newsclippings re Alexis Leger (Misc.)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated newsclippings regarding Alexis Leger. Includes clippings of articles by:

- Renato Poggioli: "The Poetry of St.-J Perse" (Yale French Studies, n.d.)

- Arthur J. Knodel: "On Approaching a 'Difficult' Poet: Saint-John Perse."

- Kathleen Raine: "St.-John Perse: Poet of the Marvellous" (Poetry)

- John Ciardi: reference to Leger in "SR's Quarterly Roundup."

Box: 11 Fold: 22 re Alexis Leger - Bollingen Series Publications
1970-71

DESCRIPTION: Bollingen Series publications catalog including section of works by Alexis Leger (pp.26-27).

Box: 11 Fold: 23 re Alexis Leger: "Amers" Publication Notice
May 1962

DESCRIPTION: Printed publication notice for "Amers" by Alexis Leger (Editions des Bibliophiles de Provence, 1962).

Box: 11 Fold: 24 re Alexis Leger - "Amers" - Reviews & Articles
c.1957-63

DESCRIPTION: Clippings of articles and reviews re "Amers" by Alexis Leger.



Box: 11 Fold: 25 re Alexis Leger - "Anabasis" - Reviews/Articles
1949

DESCRIPTION: Clippings of articles and reviews of "Anabasis" by Alexis Leger.



Box: 11 Fold: 26 re Alexis Leger - "Chronique": Reviews/Articles
1960-62

DESCRIPTION: Clippings of articles and reviews of "Chronique" by Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 27 re Alexis Leger - "Eloges" - Review
1944

DESCRIPTION: Clipping of a review of "Eloges" by Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 28 re Alexis Leger - "Exile" Review by Archibald MacLeish
1949

DESCRIPTION: Clipping of review of Alexis Leger's poem, "Exile," by Archibald MacLeish (in the Saturday Review, July 16, 1949.)

Box: 11 Fold: 29 re Alexis Leger - "Oiseaux" - Articles
1967

DESCRIPTION: Articles on Alexis Leger's poem: "Oiseaux."

Box: 11 Fold: 30 re Alexis Leger - "Pluies" - Article
1945

DESCRIPTION: Clippings of article on Alexis Leger's poem, "Pluies."

Box: 11 Fold: 31 re Alexis Leger - "Vents" - Reviews/Articles
1953

DESCRIPTION: Clippings of articles and reviews of "Vents" by Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 32 re Alexis Leger - Article by Arthur J. Knodel
undated

DESCRIPTION: Copy of typescript of a paper by Arthur J. Knodel on Alexis Leger: "Marcel Proust and Saint-John Perse: the Unbridgeable Chasm."

Box: 11 Fold: 33 re Alexis Leger - Lecture by Louis-Marcel Raymond
1947

DESCRIPTION: Printed transcript of lecture by Louis-Marcel Raymond on Alexis Leger.

Box: 11 Fold: 34 re Alexis Leger - Review by Peter Russell
1962

DESCRIPTION: May-june 1962 issue of "Agenda" containing a review of Alexis Leger by Peter Russell (pp.18-21).

Box: 12 Fold: 1 Dorothy Leger to Katherine Biddle
Postmarked 10/24/1951

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Dorothy (Russell) Leger*: ALS with envelope postmarked 10/24/1951 (6 pages/3 sheets).

* Dorothy Russell married Alexis Leger in 1958. To facilitate description and indexing she will be identified here as Dorothy Leger.

Box: 12 Fold: 2 Dorothy Leger to Katherine Biddle
Postmarked 10/16/1952

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Dorothy Leger: ALS with envelope postmarked 10/16/1952 (7 pages/4 sheets). Reference to health of Alexis Leger, to mutual friends William and Peggy Burden, and to Walter Lippmann.

Box: 12 Fold: 3 Dorothy Leger to Katherine Biddle
1952

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Dorothy Leger: ANS 1952 requesting a copy of Biddle's poem, "Night Song."

Box: 12 Fold: 4 Dorothy Leger to Katherine Biddle
Postmarked 2/29/1956

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Dorothy Leger: ALS with envelope postmarked 2/29/1956 (2 pages/1 sheet).

Box: 12 Fold: 5 Dorothy Leger to Katherine Biddle
October 8, 1956

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Dorothy Leger: ALS 10/8/1956 with envelope (6 pages/3 sheets). Reference to Mina Curtiss and plans for Alexis Leger's new home at "Les Vigneaux," in France.

Box: 12 Fold: 6 Dorothy Leger to Katherine Biddle
January 10, 1957

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Katherine Biddle from Dorothy Leger: TLS dated 1/10/1957 (2 pages/1 sheet) with reference to the restoration of "Les Vigneaux."

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