'The Snake-Stone'

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 BD/01/10
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1993-2005
  • Physical Description
      11 files

Scope and Content

Series of files relating to 'The Snake-Stone', first published in 1995. The novel went on to be adapted by Doherty into a play, first published in 2005. The series includes notes and research material; drafts of the novel; a complete printed proof; drafts of the play script; material relating to a proposed television adaptation; correspondence; proof book covers and draft blurbs for various editions of the book; publicity and press cuttings; and some notes on different approaches to translating the text into German.