File containing draft pages of Beard's Roman Women.

Scope and Content

The file appears to consist of at least two different (incomplete) drafts of the novel and includes two slightly different versions of pages 8, 9 and 19.

With handwritten corrections and amendments by Burgess. Burgess has written five bars of music on the back of page 36.

The surviving pages correspond with pages 9-60 and 61 of McGraw-Hill Book Company's 1976 edition of the novel.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Pages 1, 7-9, 11-14, 19, 23, 25-26, 29, 31, 33, 36 only. Pages 7, 8, 11, 26, and 31 are partially torn, and there are slight stains to pages 9 and 36.