Reviews of Strachan's translation of Hervé Bazin's Grasping the viper (Secker and Warburg, 1950), including cuttings of reviews from the Daily Telegraph, the Spectator and the New Statesman; there is also a typescript transcript of a review of the translation by Stevie Smith, taken from World Review. Stored in the same file as: French reviews of Bazin's novel in the original, Vipère au poing; articles from French newspapers about Bazin; copy of a letter from Strachan to Cambridge University Library in 1968 requesting to see books relating to his research on Bazin; and notes to editors on the preparation of typescripts for Methuen's Twentieth Century Texts series.
Reviews of Grasping the viper
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- ReferenceGB 133 WJS/15/2/4
- Dates of Creation1948-1968
- Language of MaterialIncludes material in French.
- Physical Description15 pieces
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