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Typescript and manuscript notebooks, with war-time diaries, 1938-1945

MS. 21435/138
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  1. War time diaries [224 (Parachute) Field Ambulance]: May-Sep 1940, Mar-May 1945.
  2. Typescript and manuscript notebooks: 'The notebooks of Cocktrieste', c.1938; 'Journey of the Nathomy by Cocktrieste', 1942; and 'Cocktrieste Rana Ranidae A Map of Frog Interiors drawn from life and death', Stamford Villa, 1942; with untitled notebook, n.d.
  3. Two typescript and manuscript notebooks entitled 'Monographs des interludes de la guerre terrible' ('a preliminary draft of the re-writing of Rana Ranidae'), Stamford Villa, 1944.
  4. Loose typescript drafts of verse and prose, n.d.
  5. Typesript short story, 'Oska's Homelife' [?by Richard Gurney], with rejection note from Life and Letters To-Day, n.d.


  • Creation: 1938-1945


1 box (6 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 21435/138

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom