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Articles and related research papers and notes, 1970-1986, n.d.

MS. Eng. c. 7839
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  1. Article 'It's a Nomad Nomad NOMAD world', Vogue, Dec. 1970
  2. Article 'Timbuctoo', published as 'Gone to Timbuctoo', Vogue, 1970, and later reprinted in Vogue Bedside Book edited by Jonathan Ross, 1984. Also later included in Anatomy of Restlessness: Uncollected Writings.
  3. Article 'The Mechanics of Nomad Invasions', History Today, May 1972
  4. Caption to Chatwin's photograph of Mauretanian iron shack for The Sunday Times Magazine, 1972
  5. Review "The road to the isles" of Robert Louis Stevenson by James Pope-Hennessy in The Times Literary Supplement, Oct. 1974
  6. Pamphlet The Man's Relation to Man: Program of The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation. Used as research for article on the Guggenheim family for The Sunday Times Magazine, Oct./Nov. 1974
  7. The Sunday Times Magazine containing article 'On the Road with Mrs Gandhi', Aug. 1978, with typescript copy of a telegram from Chatwin to Ron Hall concerning Indira Gandhi, n.d.
  8. Review 'In Natasha's trunk' of The Russian Album by Michael Ignatieff for The New York Review of Books, Sept. 1987
  9. Proofs of review 'The anarchists of Patagonia' of Los Vengadores de la Patagonia by Osvaldo Bayer for The Times Literary Supplement, Dec. 1976
  10. Review 'The anarchists of Patagonia' of Los Vengadores de la Patagonia by Osvaldo Bayer for The Times Literary Supplement, Dec. 1976
  11. Note listing Chatwin's articles for The Sunday Times Magazine articles, c.1978
  12. Review 'Abel the Nomad' of Desert, Marsh and Mountain by Alfred Thesiger for The London Review of Books, Nov. 1979
  13. Review 'An aesthete at war' of Diaries, volumes I-III by Ernst J√ľnger, edited by Christian Bourgois for The New York Review of Books, Mar. 1981
  14. Article 'Donald Evans' for The New York Review of Books, May 1981
  15. Draft article 'Lisa Lyons' [published as 'Body Building Beautiful: Lisa Lyons and Robert Mapplethorpe'] in The Sunday Times Magazine, Apr. 1983?]
  16. Article 'An Eye and Somebody' in Lady: Lisa Lyon by Robert Mapplethorpe (1983).
  17. Article 'A place to hang your hat', for House and Garden, 1984
  18. Article 'Les Apocalypses', for Lettre Internationale, Winter, 1984/5
  19. Article 'Rock's world', for The New York Times Magazine, Mar. 1986
  20. Proofs of article on Konstantin Melnikov for House and Garden, Jan. 1988
  21. Article 'The last hunters of the Sahara: The nemadi of Mauretania' for an unidentified publication, with notes on nemadi, n.d.
  22. Lecture, delivered in Barcelona[?] and possibly unpublished in English[?], 'Muerte de las Vanguardia?', n.d.
  23. Article 'The Family of Christ' for unidentified publication, n.d.


  • Creation: 1970-1986, n.d.


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Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 7839

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