Printers' drafts and proofs of J.M. Wilson's edition of T.E. Lawrence's commonplace book Minorities

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Printers' drafts and proofs of J.M. Wilson's edition of T.E. Lawrence's commonplace book  Minorities, in which Lawrence transcribed his own anthology of 112 poems.

Administrative / Biographical History

Jeremy Michael Wilson is a biographer of T. E. Lawrence, and editor of Lawrence's correspondence.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

Deposited in the Library by J.M. Wilson in 1974.

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Related Material

See also a later deposit of Wilson's papers relating to Minorities (MSS. Eng. misc. c. 929, d. 1343); letters to Patrick and to Joyce Knowles, 1931-80 (MS. Eng. c. 6769); papers of T.E. Lawrence and A.W. Lawrence, c.1894-1985 (MSS. Eng. b. 2095-6, c. 6737-58, c. 6767, d. 3327-49, e. 3299-301; Photogr. b. 27, c. 122-6, d. 27-8; Film 2058); the commonplace books of T.E. Lawrence and Charlotte Frances Shaw (MSS. Eng. misc. d. 788-9); and transcripts of T.E. Lawrence's letters (MSS. Eng. lett. c. 146-7).

Bibliography

See T.E. Lawrence Minorities, edited by J. M. Wilson, with a preface by Cecil Day Lewis (London: 1971).