'Titus Groan' Opera

Scope and Content

Comprises two parts:

  • A: Foolscap leaves corresponding to the opening scenes of Titus Groan, with minor revisions only. Undated.
  • B: Autograph notebook. Some leaves pasted in. First half of the manuscript is crossed through; second half inscribed 'please continue here from the foolscap (page 14)'. Heavily revised. At the end of the manuscript there are notes entitled 'A Play Upon Words?' and 'Figures of Speech'. Undated.

Manuscript indicates music cues and the atmosphere to be evoked.

Arrangement

Notebook was found with Add MS 88931/4/1/1; loose leaves were found with Add MS 88931/4/1/2

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Not Public Record(s)