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Manuscript: [Mary Shelley], n.d.

MS. Abinger e. 49, fols. 1-102

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Draft, in the hand of Mary Shelley

Notebook containing: a (pp. 3-24) the story of Samuel (beginning lost); b (pp. 26, 29-47, 49-91, 93-7) notes on medieval Italian customs and history, including (pp. 29-47) a section arranged annalistically for the years 1300-1328, doubtless made in preparation for Valperga (composed 1820-22); c (pp. 102-97 rev., 92 rev.) 'The necessity of a Belief in the Heathen Mythology to a Christian' (in Mary's hand, not Shelley's); d (front pastedown) accounts


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102 Leaves


MS. Abinger e. 49, fols. 1-102

Former reference:

Dep. e. 274

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