MS 'The one hundred and one best and only limericks of Spike Milligan'

Scope and Content

MS (with some TS leaves) of the poem collection ‘The one hundred and one best and only limericks of Spike Milligan’. Most leaves stapled, with one TS leaf inserted between leaves 3 and 4, one smaller TS leaf stapled to leaf 16 (numbered ‘P14’) and one loose MS leaf at the end. On leaf 30 are a number of draft pencil sketches relating to various peoms and numbered accordingly. MS annotations on some of the leaves to make corrections and alterations to the poems. MS foliation on some of the leaves in the top right hand corner. MS numbering on the left of each limerick. MS dates of composition provided for some of the poems, noting the month and year, and ranging from December 1980 to January 1981.

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