Somerset Maugham play Manuscripts

Scope and Content

This sub-series includes bound original typescripts of plays by W. Somerset Maugham which he gifted to the SMNT,as follows:

Box 1

Middle of Next Week



Man of Honour

East of Suez

Box 2

The Circle

The Constant Wife

Land of Promise

Home and Beauty

Caesar's Wife

Jack Straw

Box 3

Loaves and Fishes

Landed Gentry

The Unattainable

The Letter

The Tenth Man

Box 4

The Breadwinner

To Account Rendered

Mrs. Dot


The Unknown

Conditions Governing Access


Related Material

- See SMNT/2/3/2 for correspondence about the Maugham bequest to the National Theatre.