Autograph Notebook: Act III Scene 1

Scope and Content

Revised early draft of Act III Scene 1 [which later became the middle of Act II]. Towards the end of the volume there is a draft letter to John [Clements?]. Notes on plot development on end piece. Undated.

Drawings in ink and pencil include:

  • Old Devius on bed looking down at Humphrey Trellis;
  • head of woman;
  • life drawings of female nudes;
  • artists at their easels.

Appears to have been written prior to the Sally Devius manuscripts Add MS 88931/3/1/4-6. In this draft Kite is called Shirt, October Trellis is Humphrey Trellis and Dr Moulter is Dr Willy.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Materials: hard-bound volume.

Dimensions: 196mm x 163mm.