Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence, papers, photographs of William Charles Chapman-Mortimer, which include letters to his wife, illustrated stories and poems
Fonds — Multiple Containers
Content Description The collection is composed of letters between Mortimer and his first wife Frances, dating from 1940 to 1945. These are often illustrated with pen and ink illustrations. Among the letters from Mortimer are a few manuscript poems and stories including a hand-sewn typescript booklet, The Poet and the Hippopotamus. And Other Works. There are also letters to R. M. Rice, 1960s.There are 4 x bound manuscripts, news-clippings extracted from an accompanying volume...
Partial typescript for 'Behind Appearance' by C.H. Waddington, titled here 'Modern Painting and the Sciences' , c.1965-1968
File — Box CLX-A-1234: Series Coll-1461/2, Box: data_value_missing_6f6d1fec07c60189d9aae4b48980ddfe, Box: data_value_missing_04bac42e942568bf270c3c35f34f94ff
Scope and Contents Contains: contents, preface, introduction, Chapter 1: The Geometrists; Chapter 2: The Magicians; Chapter 3: The Scientists; Chapter 5: Reactions and Continuations; Chapter 6 (untitled), Chapter titled 'New developments in the geometrising tradition' plus pages 7-43 of one untitled partial chapter.
Photocopy of a draft typescript titled 'The Man Made Future - An undergraduate text by C.H. Waddington. Book One: Tools of Thought', c.1970
File — Box CLX-A-1234: Series Coll-1461/2, Box: data_value_missing_3016a155415f1cbae9a514454e936483, Box: data_value_missing_2a832fee5cdd1a38c168d0828843642d
Scope and Contents Typescript contains some of Yolanda Sonnabend's draft illustrations. There are also some loose figures and pages. Typescript is incomplete.
Scope and Contents The collection includes, largely: working notes; drafts; typescripts; correspondence; source material; and, publishing house material. The collection, received at various points since the 1990s, is formed by the following components: MSS 2881-2916 (35 archive boxes), containing material relating to: Merlin - working notes, drafts, typescript, copies of source...
Item — Box CLX-A-353
Item — Box CLX-A-371
Scope and Contents This is an eight-page typescript of a previously unknown story from the early 1920s, written by Nancy Cunard. This short, well-written piece is the only fiction Cunard is known to have written, and is set in Paris in the beginning of the 1920s. It relates the unravelling of a relationship between the narrator and Leo, a ‘casual loitering adventurer’, told from a self-aware female perspective. It reveals much of the author's' thinking on relationships, sexuality and emotional involvements; and...
Dates: c 1920-1921