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[Manuscript Poem]  Night

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Mary Webb. “Night.” Manuscript poem, one leaf, 8″ x 6¼″, white laid ruled paper. Twenty lines, six corrections. On verso: two untitled poems (entirely crossed out); the first verso poem has eight lines with five corrections, and the second verso poem has four lines. Lightly creased, and left edge frayed. “Night” was first published in Fifty-One Poems (London: Jonathan Cape, 1946, p. 47).