Manuscript Material

Scope and Content

Manuscript material comprises: pages from George Gissing's diary (GRG/1/2/1); an essay on poetry by George Gissing (GRG/1/2/2); manuscript verse by Gissing, written in the hand of Edward Clodd (GRG/1/2/3); a draft of the unfinished novel Veranilda (GRG/1/2/4); the commonplace book of George's father, Thomas Waller Gissing (GRG/1/2/5); an account of an Easter ramble by George's brothers William and Algernon (GRG/1/2/6); a publisher's agreement (GRG/1/2/7); and a typescript copy of Alfred Gissing's article Gissing's Unfinished Romance (GRG/1/2/8).