This series consists of a draft chronology for the novel and papers relating to a proposed screenplay.
The Black Prince
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Administrative / Biographical History
In c.1968, Burgess was commissioned by Michael Holden to write a screenplay about Edward of Woodstock, the eldest son of King Edward III and Philippa of Hainault, also known as the Black Prince.
Burgess also considered writing a novel about the Black Prince, with a proposed title of "Black Prince and Fair Maid".