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Manuscripts of the novella, Eager Spring , and related correspondence, 1985-1990

Dep. c. 1264
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fols. 1-39) drafts and notes for the story by Barfield and Josephine Spence, and her design for the front cover, 1985-1986
  2. (fols. 40-103) 'Eager Spring I', blue notebook containing pp. 1-54 in Barfield's hand
  3. (fols. 104-143) 'Eager Spring II', blue notebook containing pp. 55-92 in Barfield's hand
  4. (fols. 144-170) correspondence with the publishers, 1987-1990

See Dep. c. 1084-1085 for the typescripts of 'Eager Spring', 1996.


  • Creation: 1985-1990


173 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

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Dep. c. 1264

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom