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Research material, comprising diary entries, draft articles, and talks, 1965-2001

This file is an accumulation of material by Sampson, which he thought might be useful when writing his autobiograhy. It includes transcripts of diary entries, draft articles on various topics, draft reviews, and talks. Comprises: (fols. 1-3) notes gathered for Anatomy of Britain (1962) (fols. 4-5) letter from James Goldsmith relating to the problems of large…
Shelfmark: MS. Sampson dep. 188
Extents: 50 Leaves
Dates: 1965-2001

Early drafts of chapters 2-3, relating to Drum , and to the Observer and David Astor, [?2000]

Word-processed with manuscript alterations.
Shelfmark: MS. Sampson dep. 189
Extents: 37 Leaves
Dates: [?2000]

Correspondence relating to revisions, with various draft chapters, 2001-2004

Mostly correspondence with Robin Denniston who advised on the drafts. Includes the following draft chapters, 'David Astor', 'Anatomising Britain', 'The Other Africa', 'Young Europeans', 'The Power of Oil', 'Saving the World', 'America and Nixon', 'Press Power', 'The Fire and the Rose', 'Connections'. Also contains correspondence with his agent, Michael Sissons, and Richard Johnson of HarperCollins relating to the book contract, and correspondence with Michael Davie, Paul Webster, James…
Shelfmark: MS. Sampson dep. 190
Extents: 143 Leaves
Dates: 2001-2004

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

Comprises: (fol. 1) reader's report on the draft work, for Bloomsbury Publishers, 2005 (fols. 2-5) copy of Peter Hennessy's manuscript foreword, [?2008] (fols. 6-12) copies of email correspondence relating to the photograph of Sampson used for the book jacket, 2008 (fols. 13-15) copy letter from …
Shelfmark: MS. Sampson dep. 195
Extents: 52 Leaves
Dates: 2005-2009