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My lives (1971), 1959-1976

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/B55

Scope and Contents

This subseries includes: rough and general notes (items 1- 6 ); correspondence with helpers and the publisher (7-10); notes and drafts for individual chapters (11-30 ); other papers relating to the book before publication (31-5); correspondence and reviews after publication (36-46). The arrangement of these items mostly follows Meynell's own filing system. Chapter-numbers in this series are those of the printed book, although they are different in early drafts.


  • Creation: 1959-1976


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56 folder(s) (56 folders)

4 envelope(s) (4 envelopes)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

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