Two Manuscripts by Edgar Wallace
Two manuscripts by Edgar Wallace comprising:
- a manuscript notebook containing twenty-two 'Tommy Poems', 1898-9, fourteen of which were published in Writ in Barracks (1900), with related material, 1900-1
- an undated manuscript notebook containing chapter one and two of 'How Dyne Came', the first thriller story written by the author,
- 1898-1901, n.d.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. d. 1155].
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MSS. Eng. misc. d. 1155-6
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13853
Biographical / Historical
Edgar Wallace (1875-1932) was a novelist, playwright and journalist.
Other Finding Aids
A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given to the Library in 1980.
- Two Manuscripts by Edgar Wallace
- Susan Thomas
- Language of description