'Labyrinth' (Gormenghast chapters 67-75)

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 58 Add MS 88931/1/3/20
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000147.0x000389
  • Dates of Creation
      Jul 1949-Aug 1949
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 volume

Scope and Content

Revised autograph draft, in ink. 'Notes on final chapters' on f.26. Lists of possible titles on f.73. Dated 29 July 1949, Sark.

Drawings in ink include:

  • f.9: bird flying;
  • f.30: male figure [Bright Carver?];
  • f.43: boy with arrow and Native American headdress;
  • f.69v: the Thing holding a bird (full-length figure and detail of head);
  • f.72: male head [Steerpike?].

Conditions Governing Access


Not Public Record(s)

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Materials: hard-bound volume.

Dimensions: 196mm x 160mm.

Foliation: ff.iii+72.