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Play scripts for Habeas Corpus, 1972-1973

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MS. Bennett 99

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Scripts for stage play first performed at the Lyric Theatre, London on 10 May 1973.
  1. (fols. 1-142) Typed and handwritten script titled "Titles. When A Body (or is this title of a thriller?) French Windows. Habeas Corpus", undated, annotated by Alan Bennett.
  2. (fols. 143-300) Typed and handwritten script titled "Working title: Habeas Corpus" and "6pm Sept. 16 1972", annotated by Alan Bennett.
  3. (fols. 301-404) Typed script titled "Second draft. Aug. 1972", annotated by Alan Bennett. Plus one sheet handwritten insert.
  4. (fols. 405-502) Typed script titled "Feb. 1973", annotated by Alan Bennett.
  5. (fols. 503-603) Typed script, undated, annotated by Alan Bennett. Plus one sheet hand drawn set design

Dates

  • 1972-1973

Extent

603 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Bennett 99

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom