'The Book of Lyonne' by H B Drake

Scope and Content

Typescript in five sections, each with its own cover. With minor revisions [in author's hand?]. Undated but pencil inscription on second leaf of 'Book I' cites Peake's address as 70 Glebe Place Chelsea thereby suggesting that the date is 1944-1946 - see G Peter Winnington, Mervyn Peake's Vast Alchemies (London, Peter Owen, 2009), p.202, p.209, p.221. Also includes Peake's 'Sketch for "Lyonne" by H. B. Drake', in ink.

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