Mervyn Peake Exhibitions (part 2)

Scope and Content

Letters to Maeve Gilmore re Bodleian Library exhibition (1978-79), deposit of manuscripts there and conservation work carried out (including final conservator's report of work done) by the Library. Contains copy letters from Maeve to the Bodleian. Other correspondents are: Mrs J Percival, University College London Archivist; Justin Gilbert; Brewers' Society; and Blackwell's.

Includes:

  • Maeve's lists of deposits and exhibits with estimated insurance values;
  • Maeve's autograph introduction for exhibition catalogue;
  • Bodleian Library exhibition catalogue;
  • inspection copy of the Mervyn Peake Review No 7 Autumn 1978;
  • photocopies of Mervyn Peake's drawings for the Brewers' Society.

For correspondence re deposit of manuscripts at UCL see Add MS 88931/13/3/9.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Not Public Record(s)