'Beauty and the Beast and other stories'

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 AG/05
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      70 items

Scope and Content

Draft and pre-publication relating to 'Beauty and the Beast and other stories', retold by Adele Geras. The file includes typescript drafts of all the stories included in the book; a copy of a letter from Geras to the book's editor regarding suggested changes to some of the stories; a typescript draft of an extra scene for 'Beauty and the Beast', suggested by the editor; a manuscript draft in Geras' hand of the blurb for the book cover; a sample of Louise Brierley's illustration work; enlarged prints of two of Brierley's illustrations for the book; a proof cover; and a full set of first proof pages.