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A large paper, uncut, copy of the suppressed edition of Dreams, waking thoughts, and incidents , 1783

MS. Beckford c. 41
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Contains extensive alterations by Beckford, with passages and whole pages deleted and numerous drafts of altered passages, for inclusion in Italy (1834). There are inserted leaves at pp. 136, 189 and 316, including (pp. 316b-e) a fair copy of a passage about the conversion of St. Bruno.


  • Creation: 1783


1 volume

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Beckford c. 41

Physical Facet

Binding: Marbled boards, lacking spine, frontispiece, title-leaf and engraving of St. Bruno

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom