Episodes II, 'Histoire du Prince Barkiarokh enfermé dans le palais du feu souterrain', Date not recorded at time of cataloguing
Fair copy of parts 1 and 2 by Beckford, in a notebook, paper watermarked 1836 and 1837, incorporating the alterations in d. 16, with:
- (p.i) a note 'read to Mrs Gore Sund. 25 April 1841'
- (p.ii) 'Averti[s]sement pour l'edition de Vathek avec les episodes', Jan.1838, printed in The Episodes (1912)
- (pp. 39a, 160) drafts of several passages
- (p. 159) lines in Persian, transliteration of one verse in Roman script, and translations into English verse
(pp. 161-end) are blank.
- Creation: Date not recorded at time of cataloguing
Language of Materials
MS. Beckford d. 17
Binding: half red calf, marbled boards