William Jay Smith Papers, ca. 1924-2004.
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XII. Printed Material. [series]:
box-folder   111-112/575-582  
XIII. 1. Printed material   
Scope: Consists of printed material by various authors, arranged according to author.


 
The great antiphons for the canticle magnificat of our lady.
 
Cummington, MA: HJ & D & WMW, 1951. poetry broadside. ephemeral piece issued as holiday greeting.
 
Ackerson, Duane.
 
Poems about hard times. [sine locus]: The Dragonfly, 1971. folded broadside. includes 1 poem and 2 lectures; inscribed and signed by Ackerson.
 
Ai, Vo Van.
 
Vow. Santa Barbara, CA: Unicorn Press, 1970. poemcard. TLS from Alan Brilliant on verso.
 
Allen, Robert J.
 
Verses to Jim and Anne on their retirement. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1961. folded broadside. written for Jim and Anne Baxter.
 
American Council on Education.
 
Informal meeting for the Soviet writer's delegation. Washington, DC: American Council on Education, 1960. Ts(mim). mimeographed transcript of meeting held for Soviet writers delegation by Committee on Leaders and Specialists; authors included Benyaminovich Mezhelaitis, Madame Vera Fedorovna Panova, Madame Yolena Romanova and Konstantin Mikailovich Simonov (Russians) and Richard Eberhart, Muna Lee, Helga Sandburg and William Jay Smith; signed by Smith.
 
Armstrong, Phyllis E.
 
On the eye of Christmas. [sine locus]: [privately printed], [n.d.]. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Armstrong.
 
Arnbak, Birthe.
 
[2 poems]. Struga Poetry Evenings, 1979. broadside. photo of Arnbak on verso; inscribed and signed by Arnbak.
 
Auden, W H.
 
The Kenneth Patchen Fund. Central Valley, NY: [privately printed], [n.d.]. printed letter. Jointly written with T S Eliot, and Thornton Wilder, and Archibald MacLeish
 
The orators. New York, NY: Random House, 1967. page proofs.
 
Barlow, S L.M.
 
A few verses as an Easter greeting to a few friends from S.L.M.B. [sine locus]: S.L.M. Barlow, 1944. chapbook. filed in Ser I. 1.a with letter from Barlow, [1944].
 
Bly, Robert Elwood.
 
In a boat on a Big Stone Lake. Santa Barbara, CA: Unicorn Press, 1968. poemcard. ALS from Alan Brilliant on verso.
 
Bradley, Sam.
 
Amid unbelief and darkened fields. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1964. broadside. reprinted from The Christian Century.
 
Every man I know. [sine locus]: [privately printed], [n.d.]. single-sheet. published in New York Herald-Tribune; signed by Bradley.
 
The sheepfold. [sine locus]: [privately printed]single-sheet. reprint from Approach No. 40, #2, Summer 1961 signed by Bradley translation by Bradley of poem by Miguel de Unamuno.
 
Claire, William F.
 
Christmas greetings. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1978. poemcard. originally titled Unleading.
 
When I hear Woodie Guthrie sing. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1971. poemcard. inscribed and signed by Claire.
 
Cowley, Malcolm.
 
[Introduction to Leaves of Grass]. [sine locus], [n.d.]. galley proofs. filed in galley case.
 
Creekmore, Hubert.
 
Lyrics of the Middle Ages. New York, NY: Grove Press, 1958. galley proofs. filed in galley case.
 
Davanzati, Chiaro.
 
A Fiorenza. [sine locus]: Leo S. Olschki, 1955. folded broadside. poem in Italian, drawing on verso.
 
Dillard, Richard.
 
Two dam poems. Roanoke, VA: [privately printed], 1976. folded broadside. Jointly written with Dara Weir; #34 of edition of 100; inscribed and signed by Dillard and Weir.
 
Dorsett, Gerald.
 
Inscriptions and appellations: poems. [New York], [NY]: New England Press, [1979].
 
Dugan, Alan.
 
Two poems. New York, NY: National Book, 1962. 2 mimeographed sheets, stapled. read by Dugan on the occasion of his winning the National Book Award.
 
Engle, Paul Hamilton.
 
Christmas 1946. [sine locus]: [privately printed], [n.d.]. broadside.
 
Farano, Michel.
 
Vespers. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1979. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed and dated by Farano.
 
Feldman, Irving.
 
In the eye of the needle. New York, NY: Viking Press, 1979. poemcard. publication of announcement of book by Feldman.
 
Finkel, Donald.
 
Homage to Francis Ponge. Bennington, VT: Bennington College, 1966. (Ts(x) poetry collection. collection of poems by Ponge and statements about Ponge translated by Finkel's students at Bennington College; presented at Bennington College 1966:Nov 28.)
 
Hoffman, Daniel.
 
"Moonlight dries no mittens" Carl Sandburg reconsidered. Washington, DC: Library Congress, 1979. offprint. lecture delivered by Hoffman at Library of Congress, 1978:Jan 5.
 
Hoffman, Everett.
 
A Persian on a pilgrimage and other poems. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1965. folded broadside.
 
Howes, Barbara.
 
Christmas poems. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1973. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Howes, Gregory Smith and David Smith.
 
Early supper. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1956. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Howes and William Jay Smith.
 
Elm-burning. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1967. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; inscribed and signed by Howes.
 
For mother-a log on her eightieth birthday, February 11, 1968. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1968. broadside. inscribed and signed by Howes.
 
Gulls. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1964. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; inscribed and signed by Howes.
 
Hubert Walking-a profile. [sine locus], [n.d.]. poetry broadside.
 
Leaning into light. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1965. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; inscribed and signed by Howes.
 
Looking up at leaves. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1963. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Howes and William Jay Smith.
 
Millefleurs-for the presentation of a tapestry to the Williams College Museum of Art. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1969. broadside. inscribed and signed by Howes.
 
Otis. North Pownal, VT: [privately printed], 1968. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Howes.
 
Two poems. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1962. Christmas cards. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Howes and William Jay Smith.
 
Hoy, John C.
 
In hope of a lucid epiphany. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1962. folded broadside.
 
St. Stephan's day search for ice. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1965. folded broadside. inscribed and signed by Hoy.
 
Humphries, Rolfe.
 
Collected poems of Rolfe Humphries. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1965. galley proofs. filed in galley case.
 
Janes, Kelly.
 
Omissions from the life of Paul. Keota, CO: Kelly Janes, 1961. poetry chapbook. filed in Ser I.1.a with letter from Janes, 1963:Dec 25.
 
Kennedy, X J.
 
A Christmas bestiary. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1962. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Kennedy.
 
The matchless maiden. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1964. poemcard. poem is transliteration from 15th century Old English; issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Kennedy.
 
Kinel, Lola.
 
Poem read at the 200th presentation of antiworlds. Santa Barbara, CA: Unicorn Press, 1968. folded single-sheet. Jointly written with Merrill Sparks; issued as advertisement for Unicorn folios translation by Sparks and Kinel of poem by Andrei Voznesensky.
 
Kiralis, Karl.
 
A guide to the intellectual symbolism of William Blake's later prophetic writings. [sine locus]: Criticism, 1959. offprint. reprinted from Criticism, S Quarterly for Literature and the Arts, Vol 1, no. 3, Summer 1959.
 
The theme and structure of William Blake's Jerusalem. [sine locus]: ELH, A Journal of English Literary History, 1956. offprint. reprinted from ELH, A Journal of English Literary History, Vol 23, no. 2, 1956:June.
 
Kirby-Smith, Tom.
 
[2 poems]. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1973. broadside.
 
Lattimore, Richmond.
 
[4 poems]. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1981. offprint. reprinted from Hudson Review Vol. 34, no. 1 (Spring 1981) signed and inscribed by Lattimore.
 
McCann, Richard J.
 
Dreaming of my mother's funeral I imagine she consoles me. Lexington, VA: Small Change Press, 1977. poemcard.
 
McCarthy, Colman.
 
The servant of literature in the heart of Iowa. Washington, DC: The Washington Post, 1983. offprint. filed in Ser I.1.a with letter from Paul Engle, 1983:June 22.
 
Meredith, William.
 
Winter on the river. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1978. folded broadside. issued as Christmas greeting; inscribed and signed by Meredith.
 
Winter verse. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1964. folded single-sheet. issued as Christmas greeting; inscribed and signed by Meredith.
 
O'Keefe, Richard R.
 
Rumors of autumn. Los Angeles, CA: Hierophant Books, 1984. wrappers. poetry collection.
 
Owen, Guy.
 
Southern poetry today, Impetus chapbook No. 2. DeLand, FL: Impetus magazine, 1962. anthology. Jointly written with William E Taylor; includes poems by Smith and is signed by Smith.
 
Pasternak, Boris.
 
Sister my life. New York, NY: Washington Square Press, 1967. page proof of poetry collection. advance proofs, uncorrected, from translation by Phillip C. Flayderman.
 
Pauker, John S.
 
[3 poems]. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1966. single sheet. mimeographed Christmas greeting.
 
[3 poems]. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1972. single-sheet. issued as Christmas greeting (1 of 12 copies.)
 
A Christmas garland. [sine locus]: The Piper's Press, 1964. broadside.
 
Later poem. Washington, DC: [privately printed], 1967. poemcard. signed by Pauker.
 
Perhaps I should have gone to divinity school but would it, after all, have made a difference. [sine locus]: The Piper's Press, 1965. poetry broadside.
 
Phillips, Robert.
 
Sharks. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1981. poemcard. invitation to publication party on verso.
 
Plutzik, Hyam.
 
On hearing that my poems were being studied in a distant place. Vineyard Haven, MA: Salt Works Press, 1982. broadside. broadside printed on occasion of Hyam Plutzik Archive at the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, University of Rochester Library. Includes exhibit catalog and form letter. Filed in oversize.
 
Ramsey, Warren.
 
George Berkeley and the French tradition. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1959. offprint. reprinted from Comparative Literature, Proceedings of the ICLA Congress in Chapel Hill, N.C.
 
Richman, Robert.
 
The day of five signs (an elegy for Eliot: 5 January, 1965). [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1965. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Richman.
 
Rigsbee, David.
 
Momentary moon. West End, NC: This End Up, 1983. poemcard. TLS from Rigsbee on verso.
 
Ritchie, Elisavietta.
 
Some poems by Eliavietta Ritchie read at Polemic Theater, November 17th, 1968. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1968.Ts(mim). collection of mimeographed poems, includes list of readers at Polemic Theater.
 
Timbot. Notre Dame, IN: LIT Press, 1970. wrappers. novella in verse.
 
Russell, Peter.
 
The golden drain. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1969. broadside. advertisement for book by Russell; signed by Russell.
 
Saint-Amand, Edris.
 
Essai d'explication de "Dialogue de mes lampes". Port-au-Prince: Imprimerie de l'etat, 1942. pamphlet.
 
Salomon, I L.
 
8th session, from sessions with my analyst. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1970. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by de Palchi and Salomon translation by Salomon of poem by Alfredo de Palchi.
 
The healing. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1965. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Salomon.
 
Indoors. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1971. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Salomon translation by Salomon of poem by Mario Luzi.
 
Seashell. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1968. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Salomon.
 
Village-fate. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1971. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Salomon translation by Salomon of poem by Mario Luzi.
 
Savory, Teo.
 
The man in the blue jacket. Santa Barbara, CA: Unicorn Press, 1971. poemcard. ALS from Savory on verso translation by Savory of poem by Gunther Eich.
 
Seay, James.
 
Nine poems. Charlottesville, VA: Virginia Quarterly Review, 1968. offprint. reprint from Virginia Quarterly Review, Vol 44, no. 3 (Summer 1968) inscribed and signed by Seay.
 
Smith, William Jay.
 
Chairs above the Danube. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1977. broadside. translation by Smith of poem by Szabolcs Varady, from Modern Hungarian Poetry (Columbia University Press, 1977); signed by Smith.
 
A clutch of clerihews. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1966. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting and signed by Smith and Sonja Smith.
 
[collection of poems]. [privately printed], [ca. 1969]. mimeographed collection of poems translated into Malay; apparently printed in conjunction with reading given by Smith in Indonesia in 1969.
 
Imaginary dialogue. [sine locus]: Delacorte Press, 1968. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting and advertisement for Mr. Smith and Other Nonsense.
 
The key. [sine locus], 1982. poemcard. printed as bookmark for Children's Book Week; inscribed and signed by Smith (2 copies.)
 
Morels. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1964. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Smith.
 
Oxford doggerel. 1983. broadside. offprint from The American Oxonian Vol 70, no. 4 ( Fall 1983).
 
Oxford doggerel-for the class of 1947. Oxford: American Oxonian, 1983. broadside. signed by Smith.
 
Saga. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1978. broadside. translation by Smith of poem by Andrei Voznesensky, from Nostalgia for the Present (Doubleday, 1978); signed by Smith.
 
The skies of Venice. [sine locus] single-sheet. prose piece, signed by Smith.
 
Two French poems. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1950. poemcard. Jointly written with Barbara Howes; translation by Smith of poem by Jules LaForgue and translation by Howes of poem by Marcelina Desbordes-Valmore; issued as Christmas greeting.
 
Two poems. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1959. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Smith and Barbara Howes.
 
Verses on the times. Cummington, MA, 1978. pamphlet. Jointly written with Richard Wilbur; filed in Ms by Others, Wilbur.
 
Speer, Laurel.
 
T. Roosevelt tracks the last buffalo. Eau Claire, WI: Rhiannon Press, 1982. poetry chapbook. filed in Ser I.1.a with letter from Speer, 1983:May 19.
 
Stafford, William.
 
9. Pittsburgh, PA: International Poetry Forum, [n.d.]. offprint. reprinted from Translations by American Poets (Ohio University Press, 1970) translation by Stafford of poem by Marco Antonio Montes de Oca.
 
Stein, Gertrude.
 
Very well I thank you. St. Louis, MO: [privately printed], 1939. poem written to announce engagement of Louise Krause and Robert Haas.
 
Stresino, Edward.
 
On every empty lot. Bogata: Editorial ABC, 1968. wrappers. inscribed and signed by Stresino.
 
Tate, Allen.
 
The translation of poetry. Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1972. wrappers. includes lecture by Tate and transcript of panel discussion which included panelists William Jay Smith, Louis Untermeyer, Allen Tate, Donald Finkel and John Malcolm Brinnin. Smith edited the transcript and the publication is signed by Smith.
 
We'll send John's letter up the flue (f1). [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1968. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting.
 
Where there were two there now are four (f1). [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1967. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; inscribed by Tate.
 
Tate, James.
 
Jim's all night diner. Santa Barbara, CA: Unicorn Press, 1968. poemcard. poem is reprinted from The Torches by Tate.
 
Todd, Ruthven.
 
Indian Springs. Martha's Vineyard, MA: [privately printed], 1954. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; inscribed and signed by Todd.
 
Turco, Lewis.
 
The covered bridge. Oswego, NY: Mathom Publishing Co, 1981. publication announcement of book by Turco.
 
Ungvari, Tamas.
 
Budapest: Akadiemiai Kiado, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1977. offprint. article discusses Brecht-Lukacs debate.
 
[Unidentified].
 
Big brother has been watching you. [sine locus]: [privately printed], [n.d.]. wrappers. collection of clerihews by unidentified students.
 
Viereck, Peter.
 
Arethusa: the first morning. South Hadley, MA: [privately printed], 1951. xeroxed poem. read as annual Phi Betta Kappa poem at William & Mary College, 1951: Nov 30 inscribed and signed by Viereck.
 
Weismiller, Edward.
 
Serpent's progress: the writing of a novel. Middletown, CT: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University (Monday Evening Papers: Number 15), 1968. publication of lecture given at Center for Advanced Study; inscribed and signed by Weismiller.
 
Welty, Eudora.
 
[John Rood]. New York, NY: Contemporaries, 1958. exhibit catalogue. catalogue for exhibition of works by Rood, includes essay on Rood by Welty.
 
Whittemore, Ned.
 
Around Christmas. [sine locus]: [privately printed], [n.d.]. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; ANS from Reed Whittemore on verso.
 
Wilbur, Richard.
 
A late aubade. [sine locus]: [privately printed], [n.d.]. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; inscribed and signed by Charlee Wilbur.
 
Seed leaves. [sine locus]: [privately printed], [n.d.]. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting.
 
Wilbur, Richard.
 
A storm in April. [sine locus]: [privately printed], [n.d.]. broadside. sent as a Christmas greeting; AN on recto; filed in oversize.
 
A wedding toast. [sine locus]: [privately printed], 1971. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; signed by Wilbur.
 
A word. [sine locus]: [privately printed], [n.d.]. poemcard. issued as Christmas greeting; inscribed and signed by Charlee Wilbur.