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Finding Aid for the George Ratcliffe Woodward Papers ca. 1917-1934
MS.1961.003  
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Box 1, Folder 1

Lecture on carols at 48 West Hill December 1922

Box 1, Folder 2

Lecture notes at Draper's Hall November 8, 1930

Scope and Content Note

Also includes two letters about the lecture from someone at the Yorkshire Post.
Box 1, Folder 3

Lecture notes at Highgate Literary and Scientific Institution December 18, 1923; December 10, 1929

Box 1, Folder 4

Lecture notes at King's College, Strand 1922

Scope and Content Note

Includes March 27, 1922 and November 27, 1922.
Box 1, Folder 5

Lecture notes at King's College, Strand 1923, 1925

Scope and Content Note

Includes November 6, 1923; February 9, 1925; November 9, 1925; and November 25, 1925.
Box 1, Folder 6

Lecture notes at King's College, Strand 1926-1929

Scope and Content Note

Includes February 22, 1926; February 21, 1927; November 27, 1927; February 27, 1928; March 14, 1929; and November 18, 1929.
Box 1, Folder 7

Lecture notes at King's College, Strand 1930-1932

Scope and Content Note

Includes March 17, 1930; March 23, 1931; November 9, 1931; and February 15, 1932.
Box 1, Folder 8

Lecture notes at St. Agnes, Kensington February 23, 1927

Box 1, Folder 9

Lecture notes at St. Benet Tottenham, Parish Hall December 17, 1925

Box 1, Folder 10

[Lecture notes at St. Giles, Cripplegate] [December 22, 1917]

Box 1, Folder 11

Lecture notes at St. Mary Aldermary 1921-1929

Scope and Content Note

Includes November 12, 1921; November 24, 1923; November 25, 1925; December 2, 1929; and December 9, 1929.
Box 1, Folder 12

Correspondence regarding lecture at St. Aldermary 1922

Box 2, Folder 1

Lecture notes on musical illustrations

Box 2, Folder 2-4

Miscellaneous lecture notes

Box 2, Folder 5

Translations from the Bible

Physical Description: 4 items
Box 2, Folder 6

Translations from Ovid

Physical Description: 4 items
Box 2, Folder 7-10

Miscellaneous translations

Physical Description: 28 items
Box 2, Folder 11-13

Miscellaneous original compositions

Physical Description: 55 items
Box 3, Folder 1

Correspondence between Ruth Collis and Lawrence Clark Powell 1961

Scope and Content Note

Includes three letters regarding the collection donated to the Clark Library from B.F. Stevens & Brown, Ltd.
Box 3, Folder 2

Correspondence from [G. Crosse?] of A.R. Mowbray & Co., Ltd. to Woodward July 1, 1924

Scope and Content Note

Regarding a possible future publication of poems, and a previous publication of carols.
Box 3, Folder 3

Correspondence 1925-1928

Scope and Content Note

Includes two letters from Blackwell Publishers (Oxford) to Woodward about publishing a book of poems (1925); two undated letters from Alan May; an undated letter in German from an unknown sender; and a letter from Philip S. [Wellby?] to Woodward about reading a book of his (1928).
Box 3, Folder 4

"The Song of Solomon" and "With Lalage and Lempriere in Greece" by Colonel George Henry Poyntz [Burce/Burse?]

Scope and Content Note

Includes two poems with introductions.
Box 3, Folder 5-7

Christmas Cards and Greetings

Scope and Content Note

Includes printed Christmas cards, poems, and songs, but not addressed to individuals.
Box 3, Folder 8

List of publications by Mowbray's and carols from "The Cowley Carol Book" 1923

Scope and Content Note

Carols are compiled and arranged by Woodward, and include #4 "Christ was born on Christmas Day", #16 "O'er the Hill and O'er the Vale", #25 "Unto us is born a Son", #28 "Earthly friends will change and falter", and #34 "Hail! Babe, of God the very Son".
Box 3, Folder 9

Miscellaneous

Scope and Content Note

Includes an index (of poems?) by Woodward, a list of poets born in Cheshire, and two cards with prints of drawings of Caius College and Trinity College.
 

Carols for Yule-Tide / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1922

 

Epigrams on Sappho and Other Famous Greek Lyric Poetesses / Englished by G.R. Woodward 1931

 

The Babe of Bethlehem, being some Christmas carols / written by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1923

 

The Mother of Our Lord, or Carols for Our Lady / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1923

 

Carmina Paschalia or Carols for Easter-tide / written by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1924

 

Good Friday and Easter-Day Couplets / written by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1924

 

Love Epigrams turned into English verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1924

Note

Part of the Greek Anthology.
 

Low-Sunday at Gangra of Paphlagonia / versified by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1924

 

Domestica, being Greek Epigrams turned into English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1925

 

Sanctorale Parvulum, or some Greek Church Versicles rimed in English Measures / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1925

 

Theokritos, Idyllion XI, Kyklops Polyphemos, drawn into English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1925

 

A Certain of Aesop's Fables, drawn into English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1926

 

Beauty-Epigrams, turned into English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1926

Note

Part of the Greek Anthology.
 

The Story of Kleobis and Biton [Herodotos I, 31] told in English Rime / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1926

 

Carmina Spiritualia, turned into English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1928

 

Gleanings from Ancient Olive-yards, Greek & Roman / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1928

 

Miscellaneous Verse, Sacred & Secular / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1928

 

Spring-time Songs translated from the Greek / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1928

 

Tart and Homely Gibes of Greek Epigrammatists / Englished by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1928

 

Translations of Italian, French & German Poems / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1928

 

A Bunch of Grapes from Ancient Greek Vineyards Crushed into English Measures / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1929

 

Epigrammatica Heroica, drawn into English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1929

Note

Part of the Greek Anthology.
 

Greek Epigrams on and by Famous Poets and Musicians / Englished by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1929

 

Greek Witticisms told in the English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1929

 

Some Remnants of Greek Comedy / Englished by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1929

 

St. Halward, the Martyr: Also Moral Fables / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1929

 

The Story of Arion and the Dolphin / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1929

 

Epigrams on Sappho and Other Famous Greek Lyric Poetesses / Englished by G.R. Woodward 1931

 

Five & Forty Examples of the Epigram Sepulchral, turned out of Greek into English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1931

 

A Garland of Spiritual Flowers / woven by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1931

 

Greek Epigrams, Religious & Dedicatory, Part I, turned into English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1931

 

Greek Epigrams, Religious & Dedicatory, Part II, turned into English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1931

 

Greek Epigrams on Timon, Diogenes & Others, turned into English Verse / by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1931

 

Tales of Sea-Sorrow from The Greek Anthology / Englished by the Reverend G.R. Woodward 1931