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The Strings are False and other autobiographical writings, c.1938-1949; late 1950s

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MS. 10641/25

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Comprises:
  1. MS. notes and drafts for an autobiography (to become The Strings are False), c.1938-1940.
  2. TS. extracts from the autobiography: 'Oxford in the Nineteen-Twenties', 'A Visit to Spain: Easter 1936' and 'When I was Twenty-One', c.1940.
  3. Miscellaneous autobiographical writings: 'Biographical notes for BBC Press Dept. Records', Apr 1944 and 1949; 'Countries in the Air', n.d. (late 1950s).
  4. TS. of 'Recantation' (early version of an autobiographical chapter of Zoo, published 1938), n.d.

Dates

  • c.1938-1949; late 1950s

Extent

1 box (2 folders)

Shelfmark

MS. 10641/25

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom