Comprises correspondence between 1971 and 1979 preparatory to the writing of Allen Lane: King Penguin, by J.E. Morpurgo, held in a concertina file, and a handwritten manuscript of many complete chapters of the book held in 3 files, undated.
Papers on Allen Lane, compiled by J.E. Morpurgo
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Administrative / Biographical History
Jack Eric Morpurgo (1918- ) was Professor of American Literature in the University of Leeds between 1969 and 1983.
Access is unrestricted.
The gift of an unknown donor, 24 August, 1983.