Thanks for the pointer to your notes; I am sure they are valuable.
And, I kiss your rod; yes, Eliot did publish a Collected as well as
Complete Poems. I also have both, but the former had escaped my mind. I
think of his last edition, 1963 Complete, as the definitive text .
On Thursday, October 7, 2004, at 04:54 PM, Rickard A. Parker wrote:
> Jennifer Formichelli wrote:
>> Although you are right that these poems do not appear in Eliot's
>> Complete Poems (not Collected; but then not quite so complete,
>> they _do_ appear in a late published book, 'Poems Written in Early
>> Youth' .
> I did make a mistake with the book title but only by not adding the
> dates: "Collected Poems: 1909-1962." This is the book that I have and
> is listed in Gallup as A74. There is also "The Complete Poems and
> Plays 1909-1950" (Gallup, A60.) I don't have a copy of this but Gallup
> does say what is in it and the Harvard poems aren't. I should probably
> generate version 2 of my page to include both Eliot books.
> Besides the poems, I have a fair number of notes on the page including
> the poems' publication history and even where the drafts of some can
> be found. The notes are in section:
>> Additionally, the Harvard Advocate poems were reprinted in a
>> facsimile anthology released by the Advocate. I will send publication
>> details of this if anyone would like them.
> More on the Harvard Advocate reprints:
> I could have added more on the reprints to the webpage but I didn't see
> much added value since I had the poems there anyway.
> Rick Parker