Scottish Poetry Lib


Scottish Poetry Library (SPL) Edinburgh: 40,000+ items of delicious poetry, new/old, Scottish/international, in award-winning building.

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St Marks poet memorial to Auden, Ginsberg, O'Hara, sent by our and our Director Robyn from NY

Edwin Morgan's scrapbooks - amazing collages of images and texts - strange, illuminating, fascinating...

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Our just back from v inspiring visit to Edwin Morgan archives

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Fabulous brass band at the prog launch of the #wpbf12 and great bunting!

Which way is paradise? #blwl12 fair tomorrow... Birot printed by Finlay

Instructions on how to type an image of Prince William by Bob Neill #blwl12 fair #typewriters

Smile - a happy mind plays - a fretful mind works #blwl12 fair

An Imperial 'The Good Companion' #typewriters #blwl12 fair tomorrow

The #typewriters arrive for #blwl12 fair tomorrow - set up begins!

Beautiful letterpress poetry print on sale here tomorrow for #blwl12 fair tomorrow, first come first served!

Nick Barley begins introducing the #edbookfest adult programme

Another pic from launch - amazing ceiling...

One of the banners in the stunning Signet Library for the launch

Mega Meowster's Hypnotic Attack & Fred Bob's Perilous Fight to Save Eyeball Football: fab mail from :

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By Leaves We Live #poetryfair :)

Mezzanine at the #poetryfair! Featuring , Mariscat, CBeditions & many more!

A brisk sunny Edinburgh day for #poetryfair :)

Stuart Kelly kicking things off #poetrydebate

Poetry titles published in Scotland in 2011, a wee exhibiton for our By Leaves We Fair/#poetrydebate weekend:

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Found (#poem?) on upended shoogly chair:

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