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Samuel Beckett Papers

Identifier: MS-MS-ms008
Scope and Contents This collection's strengths are in manuscripts of works Beckett wrote during the 1960's. Among the highlights are the set of 16 drafts for the story "Bing," as well as extensive groups of drafts for short pose pieces such as "Assez," "Le Depeupler," and "Imagination morte imaginez;" the heavily revised galley proof of the Olympia Press edition of the novel Watt; and the successive drafts for ...

Mercier et Camier Typescript

 Collection — Box VMF 20, Folder: 16
Identifier: MS-VMF-vmf249
Scope and Contents Corrected ribbon typescript with ink and pencil annotations,150 pages. Includes envelope identifying this as made from Samuel Beckett's copy of Mercier et Camier in Raymond Federman’s hand, circa 1960.Edited typescript of Beckett’s first novel written in French, originally drafted in 1946 but unpublished until 1970 by Editions de Minuit.This appears to be an intermediate state of Beckett’s French text, with many typing errors and with manuscript corrections throughout, mostly...

George Bernard Shaw Papers

Identifier: MS-MS-ms001
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts and memorabilia relating to George Bernard Shaw. Correspondence, 1901 - 1928, includes 30 letters and cards to John Drinkwater. Also, autograph manuscript of speech, portraits of Shaw, and various personal artifacts.