Typescript of The gaudy ( A staircase in Surrey, 1) by J.I.M. Stewart

Scope and Content

Typescript of The gaudy, first of the A staircase in Surrey quintet, by J.I.M. Stewart (London: 1974), with holograph corrections; and leaves from drafts of passages in The gaudy with holograph alterations, 1972.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Innes Mackintosh Stewart (1906-94) was a critic and novelist.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Given to the Library by J.I.M. Stewart through the Friends of the Bodleian in 1977.


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

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