'Tom's Midnight Garden' typescript

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 PPe/01
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1959
  • Physical Description
      242 ff.

Scope and Content

Complete photocopy of annotated, draft typescript of 'Tom's Midnight Garden', written by Philippa Pearce and first published in 1958. The draft bears the title 'The Garden', and a note in Pearce's hand on the first page reads 'This version not amended. Minor cuts throughout; major cuts in first 6 chapters; last chapter cut entirely and chapter XXVI much cut'. The photocopy typescript is bound and covered in green buckram.