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Loy, Mina (1882-1966)

The British Library has a rich collection of published works by and about the poet Mina Loy (1882-1966). The finding list below is derived from Explore the British Library.

See also:

The Academy of American Poets: Mina Loy
The Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
[includes Mina Loy Papers]
ase Western Reserve University: Mina Loy's Lunar Odyssey
University of Illinois: Mina Loy


Lunar Baedeker. [Dijon]: Contact Publishing Co, 1923. Shelfmark: X.908/89586


Insel. Edited by Elizabeth Arnold. Santa Rosa: Black Sparrow Press, 1991. Shelfmark: YA.1993.b.3999


Contact collection of contemporary writers. Paris: Three Mountains Press, 1925. Shelfmark:
Includes "Anglo-mongrels and the rose" by Mina Loy

The Last lunar Baedeker. Edited and introduced by Roger L. Conover; with a note by Jonathan Williams. Highlands, N.C.: Jargon Society, 1982. (Jargon, vol. 53). Document Supply Shelfmark: 4662.840000

The Last lunar Baedeker. Edited and introduced by Roger L. Conover; with a note by Jonathan Williams. Manchester: Carcanet, 1985. Shelfmark: X.950/44598

The Lost lunar Baedeker: poems of Mina Loy. Edited by Roger L. Conover. New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1996. Shelfmark: YA.1997.a.12785

The Lost lunar Baedeker. Edited by Roger L. Conover. Manchester: Carcanet, 1997. Shelfmark: YC.1998.a.2215

Lunar Baedeker & time-tables: selected poems. Highlands, [N.C.]: J. Williams, 1958. (Jargon, vol. 23). Shelfmark: X.900/3133

Montemora, no. 8. New York: Montemora Foundation, 1981. Document Supply Shelfmark: 5928.450000
Includes works by H.D. and Mina Loy

Critical studies, biography, and other related works 

Carolyn Burke, Becoming modern: the life of Mina Loy. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1996. Document Supply Shelfmark: 96/33927

Carolyn Burke, Becoming modern: the life of Mina Loy. Berkeley; London: University of California Press, 1997. Shelfmark: YC.1998.b.1277

Mary E. Galvin, Queer poetics: five modernist women writers. Westport, Conn.; London: Greenwood Press, 1999. Shelfmark: YC.1999.b.9193

Linda A. Kinnahan, Poetics of the feminine: authority and literary tradition in William Carlos Williams, Mina Loy, Denise Levertov, and Kathleen Fraser. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. (Cambridge studies in American literature and culture, vol. 74.) Shelfmark: YC.1994.b.5655. Document Supply Shelfmark: 3015.991800

Virginia M. Kouidis, Mina Loy: American modernist poet. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1980. Shelfmark: X.950/1783

Tyrus Miller, Late Modernism: politics, fiction, and the arts between the world wars. Berkeley; London: University of California Press, 1999. Document Supply Shelfmark: 99/20707
(Includes critical analysis of Insel )

Drew Milne (ed.), Pig Cupid: a homage to Mina Loy. Cambridge: Parataxis, 2000. Shelfmark: YK.2001.a.3382

Alicia Suskin Ostriker, Stealing the language the emergence of women's poetry in America. London: Women's Press, 1987, c1986. Shelfmark: YC.1987.a.2860
A study of American women poets, including Mina Loy. Though born and raised in England, Loy became an American citizen in 1946.

Maeera Shreiber and Keith Tuma, eds. Mina Loy: woman and poet. Orono, Me.: National Poetry Foundation, 1998. Document Supply Shelfmark: m00/21862