Typescript List

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 GRG/2/1/4/5
  • Dates of Creation
      n.d. [21 Mar 1933]
  • Physical Description
      5 sheets stapled together.

Scope and Content

A lengthy typescript list sent by Alfred Gissing [to M.C. Richter], offering for sale various Gissing manuscripts, headed: A unique collection of George Gissing's letters to his son (5 years onwards). It lists 63 autograph letters to Walter Gissing from 1896-1902, and a commonplace book containing quotations from well known authors, entered by the Gissing family and friends, a phrenological sketch of Gissing and Christmas cards from Gissing to relatives 1879-1897.

Annotated recd Mar 21, 33, in pencil

Custodial History

Later in the ownership of Francis Stuart Burd, stamp on reverse.