Prep school and holidays (Chapters 2 and 3)

Scope and Content

Including correspondence and notes from Colin Kirkpatrick, who knew George Orwell whilst he was at St Cyprians preparatory school, Eastbourne, 1972-1973 (5);Ronald Pearsall mostly about punishment at St Cyprians, and George Orwell’s accounts of it, 1980 (2); and Henry Longhurst, including a copy of a chapter about St Cyprians, from his autobiography, 1973.

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