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G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. LXXXIV (ff. 234). Typescript of the stories originally (except for 'The unmentionable man') published in Colliers, vol. 95, no. 15-17 (13 April 1935-27 April 1935), Harper's Magazine, vol. 171, no. [1023] (Aug. 1935), pp. 329-339, and in The Storyteller, vol. 35, no. 340 - vol. 36, no. 354 (July 1935 to Sept. 1936), and collected as The Paradoxes of Mr Pond, published London: Cassell, 1937 (Sullivan, no. 104) (ff. 1-208), with autograph notes of 'The ring of Romeo' (published as The Ring of Lovers) (ff. 209-223v) and the copy typescript of an abandoned Mr Pond story (ff. 224-234); 1934-1937. Partly typewritten copies, partly autograph. The first leaf of all the stories except 'Pond the pantaloon' are the original typescripts with autograph title and amendments, the other leaves are typewritten copies with amendments in the hand of Dorothy Collins. See also Add. 73359 B.

Dorothy Edith Collins, secretary to G K Chesterton: Amendments and corrections to articles, etc., by G. K. Chesterton, prepared for publication by Dorothy Edith Collins: [1923-1975]: Autogr.

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