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Guide to the Poetry Journals and Chapbooks Collection
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Series I: Poetry Journals and Chapbooks 1930-1984 (bulk 1970-1984), n.d.

Physical Description: 6 boxes

Series Scope and Content Summary

The materials in this series provide a sampling of the poetry published in the United States during the 1970s and early 1980s. The series includes poetry chapbooks and journal issues, literary catalogs, publishing guides, magazine and press directories, and other items. Books of poetry by Christy Brown, Leonard Cohen, D. H. Lawrence, and Percy Bysshe Shelley are also included.


This series is arranged alphabetically by title.

Series II: Miscellaneous Poetry 1970-1984 (bulk 1973-1979), n.d.

Physical Description: 1 box

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series consists of various poetry journals that include the work of Charles Bukowski (Folder 1) and others. Some of the journals that include his poetry are the Berkeley Poetry Review, The New York Quarterly, and The Wormwood Review. The remainder of this series includes journals and chapbooks that have been signed by the poet or author, small poetry collections, poetry broadsides, and print art.


Folders 1 and 2 have been arranged together, alphabetically by title. Folders 3, 4, and 5 have each been arranged alphabetically by title separately.