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Hyde, Robin



  • Existence: 1906 - 1939

biographical statement

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Auckland University College Library typographical collection.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-58
Scope and Contents

A collection of typographical specimens representative of the craft of various New Zealand printers and presses. A holograph poem 'Written in Cold' by Robin Hyde is on the reverse of a menu from the "Spotted Dog" in the Unicorn Press file, along with a copy of 'Katherine Mansfield : a critical essay / by Arthur Sewell'. Auckland : Unicorn Press, 1936, signed by the author.

Dates: ca. 1930-1960s.

James Edwards autobiography manuscript.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-10
Scope and Contents

Manuscript is an extract from Edwards' unpublished autobiography and is concerned with Robin Hyde.

Dates: n.d.

Jill Beytagh manuscript.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2004/1
Scope and Contents

Student essay titled, 'A small three weeks' which retraces a three-week journey by Robin Hyde to Totara North in Northland, relating this to the author's work. Includes illustrations and maps.

Dates: 2003

Katherine Pawley interview with Michele Leggott

Identifier: MSS -Archives-2021/03
Content Description

Audio recording of interview conducted by Katherine Pawley with Michele Leggott regarding Robin Hyde.

Dates: 2021

Margaret Colegrave papers

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2023/26
Scope and Contents

Small collection of literary papers that contains copies of works by Colegrave, related clippings and letters addressed to Colgrave. Collection includes two from Robin Hyde and a signed copy of The Conquerors and other poems.

Dates: 1930s

Michele Leggott literary papers

Identifier: MSS-Archives-Accession 1101
Scope and Contents Box 1. Copies of manuscript poems published in: Hyde, Robin, 1906-1939. "Young knowledge : the poems of Robin Hyde / edited & introduced by Michele Leggott." Auckland, N.Z. : Auckland University Press, 2003. Arrangement reflects sections of the published work, ie poems arranged by period: Section 1: 1925-29 Section 2: 1930 - March 1935 Section 3: April 1935 - December 1936 Section 4: 1937 Section 5: January 1938 - August 1939 Box 2. Compilation material for "Big Smoke : New...
Dates: ca. 1994 -2003

New Zealand Electronic Poetry Centre records.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2003/4
Scope and Contents Collection has been divided into 4 series of material. Series 1 includes sound discs, videocassette, and related materials gathered as part of the ongoing work of the nzepc (New Zealand Electronic Poetry Centre). Amoung these are recordings of Helen Morse reading the poetry of Robin Hyde. Series 2 comprises of performances and Series 3 manuscripts in the form of Tapa notebooks which are gifted to poets usually travelling outside Auckland inviting them to return it when they are ready with...
Dates: 2002-

Robin Hyde further literary papers

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2021/05
Scope and Contents Collection contains annotated typescripts and printers’ proofs of a number of Robin Hyde’s prose works published between 1934 and 1938 including: Journalese, Passport to hell, The Godwits fly and Wednesday’s children . The collection also includes research notes made by Hyde while working on her biography of Charles de Thierry, Check to your king: the life history of Charles, Baron de Thierry, King of Nukahiva, Sovereign Chief of...
Dates: 1930s

Robin Hyde literary papers.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-97/1

Collection comprises manuscript and typescript drafts of some 600 poems by Robin Hyde arranged in chronological order, by Gloria Rawlinson, in preparation for a published collection which never transpired.

Dates: ca 1930 - 1937

Ursula Bethell typescript poem.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2004/2
Scope and Contents

Typescript poem of "At the lighting of the lamps" by Ursula Bethell. Found amongst Hyde's poetry manuscripts by Gloria Rawlinson and annotated by her in an attached note: "Not Robin Hyde's (though among her papers)". Poem is annotated "Not published yet" in another hand.

Dates: 1920s - 1930s

Additional filters:

New Zealand poetry -- 20th century 3
Women poets, New Zealand 3
Poets, New Zealand -- 20th century 2
Authors, New Zealand -- 20th century 1
Journalists -- New Zealand 1