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Papers of Sally Sampson, relating to the posthumous publication of the book, 2005-2009

MS. Sampson dep. 195
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request


  1. (fol. 1) reader's report on the draft work, for Bloomsbury Publishers, 2005
  2. (fols. 2-5) copy of Peter Hennessy's manuscript foreword, [?2008]
  3. (fols. 6-12) copies of email correspondence relating to the photograph of Sampson used for the book jacket, 2008
  4. (fols. 13-15) copy letter from Nadine Gordimer to Sally Sampson, thanking Sally for the dedication and containing her reminiscences of Sampson, 2008
  5. (fols. 16-37) publicity relating to the launch of the book at the Nelson Mandela Foundation, 2009, including the text of speeches by George Bizos (fols. 18-22), and Nadine Gordimer (fols. 23-30)
  6. (fols. 38-52) reviews, including a personal letter from Peregrine Worsthorne, 2009


  • Creation: 2005-2009


52 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Sampson dep. 195

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom