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Subseries 2.2
Poetry
Boxes 11-21, OP 1-2

A State of Justice (1977)
Box Folder Content
11 1 "A Desert Development"
11 2 "Practical Values"
11 3 A State of Justice, typescripts, some corrected
11 4 A State of Justice, typescript
11 5 A State of Justice, reader's typescript
11 6 A State of Justice, typescript with printer's annotations
11 7 A State of Justice, page proofs, corrected
11 8 A State of Justice, correspondence and associated materials
11 9 A State of Justice, reviews
The Strange Museum (1980)
12 1 "Anastasia McLaughlin"
12 2 "Anonymous Biography"
12 3 "Atlantic Changelings"
12 4 "An Authorised Fear"
12 5 "Before History"
12 6 "The Civil Lovers"
12 7 "Cross on a Circle"
12 8 "A Frame, an Anniversary" [variant title: "An Anniversary"]
12 9 "The Garden of Self-Delight"
12 10 "Going in the Rain"
12 11 "The Harbour in the Evening" [variant title: "Evening Harbour"]
12 12 "Hidden Face"
12 13 "The Idea in History"
12 14 "The Impossible Pictures"
12 15 "In the Egyptian Gardens"
12 16 "In the Lost Province"
12 17 "In the Meat-Safe"
12 18 "Line on the Grass"
12 19 "A Lyric Afterwards"
12 20 "Man with Hookah"
12 21 "The Noon of Bodies"
12 22 "The Other Voice"
12 23 "A Partial State"
12 24 "Personal Column"
12 25 "Pings on the Great Globe"
12 26 "Pot Burial"
12 27 "Purity"
12 28 "Second-Rate Republics"
12 29 "Song"
12 30 "Song for February"
12 31 "Still Century"
12 32 "The Strange Museum"
12 33 "Surveillances"
12 34 "Traces"
12 35 "Trotsky in Finland"
12 36 "What is Fixed to Happen"
12 37 "Where Art is a Midwife"
12 38 "Without Knowledge"
12 39 "Without Mercy"
12 40 The Strange Museum, notebooks [3]
12 41 The Strange Museum, printer's proof, annotated
12 42 The Strange Museum, miscellaneous
12 43 The Strange Museum, correspondence
12 44 The Strange Museum, reviews
Liberty Tree (1983)
13 1 "After the Summit"
13 2 "As a White Lodge in a Garden of Cucumbers"
13 3 "Black Bread"
13 4 "A Brackish New Year" [variant title: "New Year"]
13 5 "A Daily Beauty"
13 6 "Father of History" [variant title: "The Father of History"]
13 7 "Foot Patrol, Fermanagh" [variant title: "Foot Patrol in Fermanagh"]
13 8 "For the Kilogram of the Archives"
13 9 "L'Envie de Commencement"
13 10 "Local Histories"
13 11 "Martello"
13 12 "Of Difference Does it Make" [variant title: "The Wild Birds Act (1931)"]
13 13 "Politik"
13 14 "A Rum Cove, a Stout Cove"
13 15 "S/He"
13 16 "Signing the Treaty" [variant title: "Signing; Peace"]
13 17 "Under Creon"
13 18 "A Written Answer" [variant title: "An Exercise in Practical Criticism"]
13 19 "Yes, the Maternity Unit"
13 20 Liberty Tree, set of typescripts [includes some poems not included in published edition]
13 21 Liberty Tree, miscellaneous
13 22 Liberty Tree, reviews
The Argument at Great Tew (1985)
13 23 The Argument at Great Tew, MS drafts
13 24 The Argument at Great Tew, typescripts [2]
13 25 The Argument at Great Tew, printed versions [3]
Fivemiletown (1987)
14 1 "André Chénier"
14 2 "Are Those F-111s?"
14 3 "Breez Marine" [variant title: "Ulysses' Wet Foreskin with Durex and Daily Mirror"]
14 4 "The Bungalow on the Unapproved Road" [variant title: "Strabane Bungalow"]
14 5 "Calque" ["Amerikanisch"] [See also "Jefferson's Virginia"]
14 6 "The Caravans on Lüneberg Heath"
14 7 "Chucking it Away" [variant title: "In der Fremde"]
14 8 "Defenester"
14 9 "The Defenstration of Hillsborough" [variant title: "Defenstration"]
14 10 "11/11/84"
14 11 "An English Writer on the French Revolution"
14 12 "Fivemiletown"
14 13 "From Landsflykt"
14 14 "'God Made the Catholics and the Armalite Made Us Equal'"
14 15 "The House of Jacob from a People of Strange Language"
14 16 "I Am Nature"
14 17 "Jefferson's Virginia" [includes "The Give-Thanks," "Those Gamey Locutions," "Plate Glass," and "April Fool"] [See also "Calque"]
14 18 "The Maiden That Is Makeless"
14 19 "Mount Stewart"
14 20 "Mythologies"
14 21 "Now for the Orange Card" [variant title: "Paulin's Palinode"]
14 22 "Peacetime"
14 23 "Really Naff" [variant title: "Gumbo"]
14 24 "The Red Handshake"
14 25 "The Rosetta Stone"
14 26 "Sure I'm a Cheat Aren't We All?"
15 1 "Symbolum"
15 2 "An Ulster Unionist Walks the Streets of London"
15 3 "Voronezh"
15 4 "Waftage: An Irregular Ode"
15 5 "Were the Rosenbergs Framed with a Pack of Jello?"
15 6 "Where's this Big River Come From?"
15 7 "Why The Good Lord Must Persecute Me"
15 8 Fivemiletown, notebook
15 9 Fivemiletown, "original typescript"
15 10 Fivemiletown, typescript
15 11 Fivemiletown, printer's galley proofs
15 12 Fivemiletown, typesetting proofs
15 13 Fivemiletown, typescript, reader's copy
15 14 Fivemiletown, contents and acknowledgements drafts
15 15 Fivemiletown, reviews
OP1 1 Fivemiletown, reviews [scrapbook]
Selected Poems 1972-1990 (1993)
15 16 Selected Poems 1972-1990, photocopy, annotated, with correspondence
15 17 Selected Poems 1972-1990, reviews
Walking A Line (1994)
16 1 "Across the Howrah Bridge"
16 2 "Air Plane"
16 3 "Almost There"
16 4 "American Light"
16 5 "The Bargain Bed"
16 6 "Basta"
16 7 "A Belfast Bildungsroman"
16 8 "Cadmus and the Dragon"
16 9 "Circumstantial"
16 10 "[Cush]"
16 11 "Don't"
16 12 "51 Sans Souci Park"
16 13 "The Firhouse"
16 14 "Going Back to the Sand Cabin"
16 15 "A Hard Sell"
16 16 "Hegel and the War Criminals"
16 17 "History of the Tin Tent"
16 18 "The Instant Friendship"
16 19 "The Ivy Restaurant"
16 20 "Kevin O'Higgins and the Justice Squad" [variant title: "Salus Populi Suprema Lex"]
16 21 "Kinship Ties"
16 22 "L"
16 23 "A Last Gesture"
16 24 "Linda Nicklin"
16 25 "The Lonely Tower"
16 26 "Loyal as Ever"
16 27 "Macaulay Jail"
16 28 "Matins"
16 29 "Middle Age"
16 30 "Naa;f"
16 31 "The Natural Order"
16 32 "The New Year"
16 33 "On the Windfarm"
16 34 "The Other England"
16 35 "Painting the Carport"
16 36 "Painting with Sawdust"
16 37 "Palestinian Free State" [variant title: "For the Intifada"]
16 38 "A Poor Useless Creature"
16 39 "Portnoo Pier"
16 40 "Priming the Pump"
16 41 "Rooks"
16 42 "Serial Lover in the Woodyard"
16 43 "Soldier and Packman"
16 44 "Sparrowgrass"
17 1 "The Sting"
17 2 "A Taste of Blood"
17 3 "That's It"
17 4 "Unnatural Object"
17 5 "What's Natural"
17 6 "Wisdom's Dark Grove"
17 7 Walking a Line, typescript, corrected
17 8 Walking a Line, page proofs, corrected
17 9 Walking a Line, proofs (photocopied), with annotations
17 10 Walking a Line, printed materials
17 11 Walking a Line, miscellaneous fragments
17 12 Walking a Line, associated materials
17 13 Walking a Line, reviews
Walking Lines (1997; audio cassette)
17 14 Walking Lines, contents list and notes
The Wind Dog (1999)
18 1 "Before Apple-Picking"
18 2 "Bournemouth"
18 3 "Chagall Designs Christy Mahon's Costume"
18 4 "Chagall in Ireland"
18 5 "?Chesterfield"
18 6 "Craqulure"
18 7 "Cuas"
18 8 "Door Poem"
18 9 "Drumcree Four"
18 10 "Drumcree Three"
18 11 "The Emigration of the Poets"
18 12 "The English Republic"
18 13 "Fortogiveness"
18 14 "Le Crapaud"
18 15 "Man Walking the Stairs"
18 16 "Marc Chagall, Over the Town"
18 17 "My Problem"
18 18 "My Skelf"
18 19 "A Naïve Risk"
18 20 "Not Musical"
18 21 "Oxford"
18 22 "Paris Ink Sketch"
18 23 "The Quinn Brothers"
18 24 "Sarum's Prize"
18 25 "Sentence Sound"
18 26 "Theta is Better"
18 27 "The Unholy One?"
18 28 "Utile as Fetish"
18 29 "The Wind Dog"
18 30 The Wind Dog, notebooks [2] with manuscript drafts
18 31 The Wind Dog, typescript, corrected
18 32 The Wind Dog, galley proofs, photocopied
OP1 2 The Wind Dog, galley proofs, photocopied, with corrections
18 33 The Wind Dog, printed materials
18 34 The Wind Dog, miscellaneous [including associated correspondence]
Uncollected poems by Tom Paulin [Drafts are both MS and TS unless otherwise noted]
19 1 "Abandoned Novels" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 2 "After Reading Five Thousand Poems by Anon." [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
19 3 "Air and Exercise" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
19 4 "Almost There" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
19 5 "And the Night in which it was Said" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
19 6 "At a Military Hospital" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 7 "The Atlantic Approaches" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
19 8 "At Lockjaw Hall" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 9 "At Mill with Slaves" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
19 10 "At Simla" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 11 "At the World's End" [deleted from A State of Justice]
19 12 "Bar-Room Conversation" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 13 "Belling the Cat" [Piers Plowman translation] [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
19 14 "Beyond the Pale" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 15 "Boxed" [deleted from A State of Justice]
19 16 "Cadmus and the Dragon" [published in Hoffman and Lasdun, After Ovid], drafts and associated correspondence
19 17 "Cain's City" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 18 "Cézanne and the Art Object" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
19 19 "Chez Them" [originally filed with The Strange Museum] [with "Voyeur"]
19 20 "The Chosen"
19 21 "Cities of the Plain" [deleted from A State of Justice]
19 22 "Civil Comfort" [originally filed with The Strange Museum] [See also Subseries 2.4, Criticism: Essays and reviews, "Source"]
19 23 "Coda" [originally filed with The Wind Dog]
19 24 "Crossing the Equator" [originally filed with The Wind Dog]
19 25 "Dead Labourers"
19 26 "Deceptions, Promises"
19 27 "De Valera and the Ulster Question" [originally filed with Fivemiletown] [See also Uncollected poems, "Document No. 3"]
19 28 "A Discarded Prime Minister" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 29 "Discoveries" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 30 "Discovery of Bishop MacNeice's House" [deleted from A State of Justice]
19 31 "Document No. 3" ["The Reporter at the Peace Conference"] [See also Uncollected poems, : "De Valera and the Ulster Question" and "Paisley and the Irish Question"; and Subseries 2.3, Prose: "The Lodge of the Nine Muses"]
19 32 "Document No. 3" ["The Reporter at the Peace Conference"], notebook
19 33 "Dwyer" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 34 "The Elgin Marbles" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
19 35 "Elsewheres"
19 36 "The Emperor of the North" [deleted from A State of Justice]
19 37 "Endogamy" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
19 38 "Enlightenment" [deleted from A State of Justice]
19 39 "Epithalamia"
19 40 "The Equipment" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 41 "Ethnic Cleansing" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
19 42 "The Eye's Parish" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 43 "February's Child"
19 44 "Finger the Liberty Bell" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
19 45 "First Day in Andalucia" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
19 46 "Flight"
19 47 "For a Biography of Lord Randolph" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
19 48 "Freedoms" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 49 "The French Academy" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
19 50 "'From Popery, Brass Money and Wooden Shoes'" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 1 "A Geek" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 2 "Half-Homage" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 3 "Hearts of Darkness" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 4 "High Society" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 5 "The Hillsborough Treaty" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 6 "The Hospital for Sick Children"
20 7 "Household Diary" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
20 8 "Image" [deleted from A State of Justice]
20 9 "Imaginary Bailiffs" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 10 "Inheritance" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 11 "The Instant Friendship" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
20 12 "Irish History" [originally filed with Liberty Tree]
20 13 "Irish Unity" [and Or the Union] [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 14 "'I, Too, Was a Believer'" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 15 "James 'Mick' Magennis VC"
20 16 "Kicking the Heirarchy" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 17 "Kind of Dasein" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
20 18 "A Kind of Local" [deleted from A State of Justice]
20 19 "Lagan Gang, Lagan Gangs" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 20 "The Lame Ferryman" [deleted from A State of Justice]
20 21 "The Last Journalist is Leaving" ["No More Photographs"] [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 22 "Last Verses" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 23 "Let No Man Write My Epitaph" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 24 "Long Distance" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 25 "Making a Bed" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 26 "Making Scarce" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
20 27 "Man and a House" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 28 "Map Detail" [deleted from A State of Justice]
20 29 "Missing" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 30 "Motoring"
20 31 "Mr. Johnston" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 32 "Mug Poem" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
20 33 "Nail Poem" [originally filed with The Wind Dog]
20 34 "Near the Christadelphians" [deleted from A State of Justice]
20 35 "Neither Here nor There" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 36 "Newland Park" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
20 37 "Night Out" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
20 38 "No Compensation" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 39 "Old Faces" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 40 "The Old Life" [deleted from A State of Justice]
20 41 "Opposite of Ballylumford" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 42 "Outside the Law"
20 43 "Paisley and the Irish Question" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 44 "Pli de Lin" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 45 "Pollock" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
20 46 "Portrait" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
20 47 "Prayer" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
21 1 "The Pretend Father" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
21 2 "Private View"
21 3 "Removal" [deleted from A State of Justice]
21 4 "Responsibilities" [deleted from A State of Justice]
21 5 "The Result" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
21 6 "Rockingham County" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
21 7 "Rosetta" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
21 8 "Separated Unto the Gospel" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
21 9 "Shakespeare's Latest Play" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
21 10 "Small Envy" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
21 11 "Somewhere Else" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
21 12 "Space" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
21 13 "Stranmillis" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
21 14 "Summits, Benches" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
21 15 "Sunday Bedroom" [deleted from A State of Justice]
21 16 "The Temptation" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
21 17 "They" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
21 18 "To a Political Poet" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
21 19 "To the Girl with the Golden Bum"
21 20 "Voyeur" [deleted from A State of Justice]
21 21 "Waiting for the Lexicographer" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
21 22 "A Walk to Pubble Shrub Gardens" [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
21 23 "Where Blood has Dried" [originally filed with The Strange Museum]
21 24 "Winter Becoming Spring" [deleted from A State of Justice]
21 25 "The Writing Lark: A Letter to John Clare"
21 26 "The Writing Lark: A Letter to John Clare," notebook with drafts
21 27 "You've Guessed It" [originally filed with Walking a Line]
21 28 Untitled ["Cornelius has come into the classroom with an egg"] [originally filed with Fivemiletown]
21 29 Untitled ["Dear Mac . . ."] [originally filed with Walking a Line]
21 30 Untitled ["Dear Tina . . ."]
21 31 Untitled ["The wind in pine forests . . ."] [deleted from A State of Justice]
21 32 Unidentified poems and fragments originally filed with The Strange Museum
21 33 Unidentified poems and fragments originally filed with Liberty Tree
21 34 Unidentified poems and fragments originally filed with Fivemiletown
21 35 Typescript set of early poems
21 36 Unidentified poems and fragments
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