Scope and Content

Comprises:

A. Typewritten and autograph lists of published works and various projects by Mervyn Peake, including names of contacts (mostly written by Maeve Gilmore but with some notes in Mervyn Peake's hand) [1950s?-1970s?].

B. Notebook containing lists of manuscripts, drawings and other items to be exhibited at the Bodleian Library [1970s].

C. Notebook appearing to contain drafts of talks on Peake's work and various recent and forthcoming projects [1970s].

D. Notebook entitled 'Titus film Scripts. Exhibitions.' Episode by episode comments on script for television serial of Titus Groan and Gormenghast. Exhibition dates for Eltham and Durham. Lists of recent and forthcoming projects [1970s].

E. Notebook entitled 'Ideas for Aquarius Television programme' [1970s].

F. Notebook entitled 'Articles by & about Mervyn Peake in periodicals' [1970s].

G. Notebook containing Maeve Gilmore's pre-publication corrections [to John Watney's biography Mervyn Peake (London: Michael Joseph, 1976)], with pencil annotations apparently in Watney's hand [c 1976].

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Not Public Record(s)