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Autograph draft of The house of the octopus by Charles Williams, published, London

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MS. Eng. poet. e. 128

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Autograph draft of The house of the octopus by Charles Williams, published, London, 1945.

195 leaves, 102-93 blank.

Dates

  • 1945

Extent

195 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. poet. e. 128, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. poet. e. 128

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16290

Overview

Autograph draft of The house of the octopus by Charles Williams, published, London, 1945.

Biographical / Historical

Charles Walter Stansby Williams (1886–1945) was a British writer and member of the Inklings.

Custodial History

Loose leaves removed from the volume are now in MS. Eng. poet. d. 187 (NSC 46422), fols. 40-53.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Anne Ridler, 1970.
Title
Autograph draft of 'The house of the octopus' by Charles Williams, published, London, 1945
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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