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Finding Aid for the Grover Jacoby Records of the Variegation and Recurrence Poetry Journals, 1947-1951
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Variegation and Recurrence.

Physical Description: 1 box.

Scope and Content Note

  • Collection of material pertaining to the two national quarterly journals of poetry: Variegation, devoted to free verse; and Recurrence, devoted to rhymed verse. Los Angeles, 1947- .
  • Editor: Grover Jacoby.
  • Material comprises letters to the editor, reviews and comments, extracts from the two quarterlies appearing in other publications, newspaper clippings, and related ephemera.
  • Also microfilm (positive) of Mr. Jacoby's scrapbook and incoming correspondence, 1947-1951 (microfilm cabinets, Collection 377).
  • Gift: Grover Jacoby, 1951.
Box 1

Letters to Grover I. Jacoby. v.p., 1947- .

Creator/Collector: Jacoby, Grover I., Jr.
Physical Description: 45 items.

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Van Wyek Brooks, Huntington Cairns, John Ciardi, John Gould Fletcher, Christopher Isherwood, Josephine Miles, Marianne Moore, May Sarton, Muriel Spark, Thurairajah Tambimuttu, and William Carlos Williams.
Box 1

Muy pocas Charlas avec Madame Lyr in North America (sequel to Donne Quichotte: Retrato in North America), by James Y. Grover (nom de plume). Los Angeles, ca. 1968.

Physical Description: 9 leaves. 28cm. Typescript with holograph corrections and additions.


Gift of the author, March 1968.