'Titus Groan Part 1 (Continued) - Gormenghast' (Titus Groan chapters 65-68)

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 58 Add MS 88931/1/3/11
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000147.0x00036c
  • Dates of Creation
      1943
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 volume

Scope and Content

Autograph manuscript in various colour inks, with authorial revisions and [editorial?] corrections in red pencil. Dated August 1943.

Drawings in ink include:

  • front cover: Steerpike;
  • f.12: doodle of legs and feet;
  • f.15: rough sketches [perhaps of nun];
  • ff.40v-f.41: satyrs [may be preparatory sketches for the logo Peake designed for Pan books];
  • f.41v: child;
  • f.48: two studies of child's head;
  • f.49v: female figure in hat;
  • f.55v: satyrs.

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Materials: soft-bound volume.

Dimensions: 204mm x 165mm.

Foliation: ff.iii+56.