Draft manuscript

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 JM/01/20/01
  • Dates of Creation
      nd [c 2002]
  • Physical Description
      36 ff.

Scope and Content

First draft of the novel, written in the author's hand. The draft's ending is slightly different to that of the published version. Also included is a letter dated 15th March 2001 from Sarah Davies (publishing director at Macmillan) with editorial suggestions, and a letter from Jan Mark to Sarah Davies about a suggested rewrite of the last page.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

A4: typescript carbon copy, ball point pen, offset print, laser print, fountain pen ink