File of incomplete drafts of Earthly Powers, including an early list of characters in "Not Peace But A Sword" and a draft chronology of the life of the novel's narrator, Kenneth Toomey.

Scope and Content

The file contains pages from various different incomplete drafts of the novel. (The surviving pages relate to chapters 1-8 only.)

With handwritten corrections and annotations by Burgess.

Conditions Governing Access

Available to researchers in consultation with the Archivist due to the condition of the item.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The chronology is tea-stained. Several pages of the draft narrative are torn slightly on the right-hand side.