Mainly printed with autograph annotations. Contains a publisher's proof with autograph annotations and corrections, a faxed copy of the text of the story and correspondence with Faber and Faber relating to the proof, corrections and publication. A paperback published copy of the story is also included.
Shaggy and Spotty
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 58 Add MS 88918/3/8
- Alternative Id.(ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000177.0x000183
- Dates of Creation1997
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 folder
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Scope and Content
Originally found in a cardboard box containing papers relating to different works.
Conditions Governing Access
Children's story published in 1997, which Hughes described in letter to Ann Skea as having been 'found in my archive … a story I told the children when they were about two and just jotted notes' (part of 'A Timeline of Hughes' Life and Work' in The Laughter of Foxes: A Study of Ted Hughes, K.Sagar, 2006).