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Spiro (Leon) papers
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Collection consists of drafts and typescripts of essays and poems of Spiro and other contemporary writers, as well as translations, published works and reprints, periodicals, newspapers, correspondence, posters, and broadsheets. There are some materials in French, Italian, German, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Leon Spiro was born on December 5, 1912; became a poet, contributing to over 600 periodicals with translations in nine languages; became Director of Star West Publications; he is the author of Cobwebs from California (1973), Sea Webs from California (1976), and Passport (1978).
36 Linear Feet (72 boxes)
Property rights to the physical objects belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. All other rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
Portions of collection unprocessed. Please contact Special Collections reference (spec-coll@library.ucla.edu) for more information.