The Ruin

Scope and Content

Set of notebooks relating to the novel The Ruin, includes;

  • 1, 'The Ruin or You Never Knew', 1951, revised in 1958-1959, 1976, text before 1976 revision;
  • 2, 'Part II The Alps', 1951, revised in 1958-1959, 1976, text before 1976 revision;
  • 3, 'Part III Chapter 1 of Novel: 'Ashford", 1950, revised 1952-1957;
  • 4, 'Part IV At Home', n.d., before 1976 revision;
  • 5, 'Part V Chapter Two of Novel: 'Frances", n.d., before 1976 revision;
  • 6, 'Part VI Middle Span', n.d., before 1976 revision;
  • 7, 'Part VII Break', n.d., before 1976 revision.
 Revised in 1976.