MS 'The camel boy'

Scope and Content

MS draft of the children’s story ‘The Camel Boy’, in black with MS annotations throughout to make corrections and alterations to the text. All leaves stapled. MS annotation in black at the top of the first leaf ‘ORIGINAL. M.S.’ and MS annotations in red below this ‘Published Shell Magazine – + NZ by Oxford Press July 1982’. MS foliation, sometimes circled, in the top right hand corner of each leaf , from leaf 1 to 9 with a leaf numbered ‘6A’ between leaves 5 and 6. On the reverse of this leaf is a photocopied page from a book, showing photographs with captions of WWII planes.

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