Texts of single chapters in the form submitted for publication in periodica ... 

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 58 Add MS 88936/2/33
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001245.0x0000b0
  • Dates of Creation
      [1945]-1959, nd
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 folder

Scope and Content

Texts of single chapters in the form submitted for publication in periodicals; [1945]-1959, n.d.


1. 'First light'; [1945]. Two typewritten versions, the first of 17 leaves with autograph amendments, the second of 18 leaves incorporating the amendments made in the first, with further autograph amendments, also numbered 69-84 in blue pencil. This formed chapter 1 of 'Cider with Rosie' and was originally published in Orion, no. 3 (Autumn 1946). In a file inscribed 'Chap. 1. First light. (1st typescript)' which has probably been added at a later date.

2. 'Mother'; 1959. The original typed copy of the text of which there is a carbon copy at Add MS 88936/2/28, with autograph amendments, prepared for publication in the Cornhill, and dated 14 Aug. 1959, and printed extract from the Cornhill, no. 1021 (Autumn 1959). This formed chapter 7 of 'Cider with Rosie'.

3. 'Grannies in the wainscot'; n.d. Typewritten copy of the chapter which became chapter 5 of 'Cider with Rosie', with its own title-page and foliation, presumably submitted for publication in a periodical. With autograph amendments.

4. 'The first bite of the apple'; 1950. Inscribed 'Written originally for "The Leader magazine"'. With autograph amendments. Photocopy of printed article in Leader Magazine, 10 June 1950.

5. 'Winter and summer'; [1959]. Galley proof of article published in The Queen, June 1959. This formed chapter 8 of 'Cider with Rosie'

6. 'Winter'; 1959. An extract from the chapter 'Winter and summer' published in Harper's Bazaar, Nov. 1959. Printed cutting.

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