Archive of Joyce Cary

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Table of Contents

Introduction
A   Manuscripts and typescripts of the published novels 1932-1959
    A.1   Aissa Saved 1932
    A.2   An American visitor 1932
    A.3   The African Witch 1936
    A.4   Castle Corner 1938
    A.5   Mister Johnson 1939
    A.6   Charley is my darling 1940
    A.7   A House of Children 1941
    A.8   Herself surprised 1941
    A.9   To Be A Pilgrim 1942
    A.10   The Horse's Mouth 1944
    A.11   The Moonlight 1946
    A.12   A Fearful Joy 1949
    A.13   Prisoner of Grace 1952
    A.14   Except the Lord 1953
    A.15   Not Honour More 1955
    A.16   The Captive and the Free 1959
B   II Manuscripts and drafts of unpublished novels and fragmentary novels, arranged alphabetically by title or label Not recorded at time of cataloguing
C   Manuscripts and drafts of published and unpublished pieces of short fiction, arranged alphabetically Not recorded at time of cataloguing
D   Manuscripts and typescripts of political treatises 1939-1941
    D.1   Power in Men 1939
    D.2   The Case for African Freedom 1941
E   Manuscripts and typescripts of poems 1908-1947
    E.1   The Drunken Sailor 1947
    E.2   The Marching Soldier 1945
    E.3   Unlabelled poems and 'Verse' 1908
F   Manuscripts and typescripts of plays, arranged alphabetically by title or label Not recorded at time of cataloguing
G   Manuscripts and typescripts of essays, lectures and broadcasts, arranged alphabetically by title, label or subject 1956
    G.1   Art and Reality - The Clark Lectures 1956
    G.2   Other lectures, essays and broadcasts Not recorded at time of cataloguing
H   Files and notebooks c.1901-1957
I   Correspondence 1899-1956
    I.1   Letters from Cary to his wife 1913-48, n.d.
    I.2   Letters to Mrs. Cary 1908-1949
    I.3   Letters to Cary from his wife 1916-25, 1946, n.d.
    I.4   Other letters to Cary 1899-1956, n.d.
    I.5   Miscellaneous correspondence Not recorded at time of cataloguing
J   Autobiographical and miscellaneous papers, newspaper cuttings and theses about Cary 1888-1960
K   Additional Cary papers (MSS. Cary adds.) 1946-1965


Archive of Joyce Cary

1888-1965

Abstract:
Archive of Joyce Cary, (1888-1957), Author.

Extent: 38.4 Linear metres, 384 physical shelfmarks
Language(s) of Material: English

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 1-347; MSS. Cary adds. 1-12.

Biographical History

Arthur Joyce Lunel Cary (1888-1957) was an author. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Cary's papers include manuscripts and typescripts of published and unpublished works; files and notebooks; correspondence; and autobiographical and miscellaneous papers, newspaper cuttings and theses.

Acquisition

Given by James M. Osborn, J. Marshall Osborn and [UNK], M. Osborn, through the American Trust for Oxford University, 1958-75.

Other Finding Aids

This catalogue of the papers of Joyce Cary is a summary guide to the whole collection. It follows, in the first seven series, the order of Andrew Wright's `Handlist' of 1958 (available in the Weston Library) and, in the files and notebooks series, the order of Barbara Fisher's `Classification and Analysis' of 1965 (MS. Cary adds. 12). Both these guides provide more detailed descriptions of the papers.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Cary 1.]

Personal name(s) (NCA Rules)

Cary | Arthur Joyce Lunel | 1888-1957 | Author

Subject(s)

20th century
21st century
Authors -- 20th century
Novelists -- 20th century

A   Manuscripts and typescripts of the published novels 1932-1959

Arrangement

Arranged in order of publication


A.1   Aissa Saved 1932

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 1-5

One box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 1
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

One box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

One box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 3
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Final draft, typescript and holograph
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 4
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 305 leaves

Scope and Content

With (fol. 301) three discarded typescript pages.

Printer's copy, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 5
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 259 leaves

Scope and Content

With the cancelled title 'Happy Ending'.

A.2   An American visitor 1932

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 6-15

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 6
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 7
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 8
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 9
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 10
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 11
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 12
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 13
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Printer's copy of chapters I to XI, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 14
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 226 leaves

Scope and Content

With (fol. 1) instructions to the printer, the title page and the dedication.

Printer's copy of chapters XII to XX, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 15
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 205 leaves

A.3   The African Witch 1936

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 16-21

Preliminary manuscript draft
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 16
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 184 leaves

Scope and Content

Approximately chapters 1-12.

Preliminary manuscript draft
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 17
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 209 leaves

Scope and Content

Approximately chapters 13-end.

Drafts, both manuscript and typescript, of passages in the novel
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 18
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 268 leaves

Scope and Content

Mainly revisions of or additions to the draft in MSS. Cary 16-17. Detailed lists at the front of each box give approximate correlations between the folio references and the Gollancz edition of 1936.

Drafts, both manuscript and typescript, of passages in the novel
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 19
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 329 leaves

Scope and Content

Mainly revisions of or additions to the draft in MSS.Cary 16-17. Detailed lists at the front of each box give approximate correlations between the folio references and the Gollancz edition of 1936.

Printer's copy, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 20
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Chapters 1-15 + 321 leaves.

Printer's copy, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 21
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Chapters 16-34 296 leaves.

A.4   Castle Corner 1938

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 22-38

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 22
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 23
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 24
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 25
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 26
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 27
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 28
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 29
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 30
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 31
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 32
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 33
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 34
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 35
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 36
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts from a transitional stage between Cock Jarvis and Castle Corner
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 37
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts from a transitional stage between Cock Jarvis and Castle Corner
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 38
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

A.5   Mister Johnson 1939

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 39-44

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary. 39
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary. 40
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Typescript draft with numerous alterations and additions
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 41
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 499 leaves

Printer's copy, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 42
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 419 leaves

Typescripts and revisions of Norman Rosten's play 'Mister Johnson', based on Cary's novel
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 43
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 334 leaves

Scope and Content

Typescripts of Rosten's play
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 44
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 278 leaves

Scope and Content

A.6   Charley is my darling 1940

Scope and Content

Detailed lists at the front of boxes 45 - 9 give approximate correlations between the folio references and the Michael Joseph edition of 1940.

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 45-51

Early drafts of the novel
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 45
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 268 leaves

Scope and Content

Five folders of preliminary drafts for chapters 1-22, with
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 46
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 241 leaves

Scope and Content

(fols. 158-241) fragmentary drafts for chapters 2-22.

Nine folders of drafts for chapters 23-40
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 47
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 248 leaves

Scope and Content

(fol. 1) notes and

(fols. 215-48) fragmentary drafts for chapters 23-39.

Ten folders of drafts for chapters 40-59
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 48
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 249 leaves

Scope and Content

With (fols. 202-49) fragmentary drafts for chapters 41-54.

Seven folders of drafts for chapters 60-78
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 49
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 232 leaves

Scope and Content

With (fols. 179-232) fragmentary drafts for chapters 60-76.

Printer's copy, typescript, with a few deletions and insertions in Cary's hand. Chapters 1-35
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS.Cary 50
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 269 leaves

Printer's copy, typescript, with a few deletions and insertions in Cary's hand. Chapters 36-78
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 51
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 278 leaves

A.7   A House of Children 1941

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 52-57

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 52
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 53
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 54
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 55
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 56
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Printer's copy, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 57
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 352 leaves

Scope and Content

With deletions and insertions in Cary's hand.

A.8   Herself surprised 1941

Scope and Content

Detailed lists as the front of boxes 58-60 give approximate correlations between the folio references and the Michael Joseph edition of 1941.

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 58-62

Seventeen folders of a continuous working draft Chapters 1 - 47
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 58
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 239 leaves

Seventeen folders of a continuous working draft Chapters 47 - 86
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 59
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 209 leaves

Fragmentary drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 60
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 307 leaves

Scope and Content

With

Printer's copy, typescript, with many deletions and insertions in Cary's hand. Chapters 1 - 45
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 61
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 211 leaves

Printer's copy, typescript, with many deletions and insertions in Cary's hand. Chapters 46 - 86
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 62
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 186 leaves

A.9   To Be A Pilgrim 1942

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 63-75

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 63
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 64
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 65
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 66
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 67
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 68
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 69
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 70
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Drafts and notes
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 71
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 317 leaves

Box of drafts labelled by Cary `Unused parts of the pilgrim'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 72
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts labelled by Cary 'Unused parts of the pilgrim'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 73
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Printer's copy of chapters 1 to 74, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 74
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 304 leaves

Scope and Content

With a few deletions and insertions in Cary's hand, with (fol. i) proofs of five preliminary pages, and (fol. vi) instructions to the printer.

Printer's copy of chapters 75 to 155
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 75
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 349 leaves

Scope and Content

With a few deletions and insertions in Cary's hand.

A.10   The Horse's Mouth 1944

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 76-87

Holograph draft. Chapters 1-14
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 76
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 242 leaves

Holograph draft. Chapters 15-26
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 77
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 255 leaves

Holograph draft. Chapters 27-44
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 78
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 198 leaves

Holograph draft. Chapters 27-44
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 79
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 234 leaves

Discarded drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 80
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 131 leaves

Notes for the first Trilogy
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 81
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 108 leaves

Notes for The Horse's Mouth
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 82
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 269 leaves

Printer's copy of chapters 1 to 26, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 83
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 307 leaves

Scope and Content

With deletions and insertions in Cary's hand and (fol. i) proofs of the two preliminary pages.

Printer's copy of chapters 27 to 44, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 84
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 228 leaves

Scope and Content

With deletions and insertions in Cary's hand.

Mimeographed scripts of television and radio adaptions of The Horse's Mouth
Date: 1950-1957
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 85
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 136 leaves

Scope and Content

Drafts and notes for 'The old Strife at Plants'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 86
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 134 leaves

Scope and Content

A short story derived from an unused chapter of The Horse's Mouth.

Various versions of 'The Old Strife at Plants'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 87
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 163 leaves

Scope and Content

Including (fol. 91) the final typescript and (fol. 163) the published version.

A.11   The Moonlight 1946

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 88-97

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 88
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 89
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 90
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 91
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 92
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 93
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 94
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Printer's copy, typescript, with deletions and insertions in Cary's hand. Chapters 1-13
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 95
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 180 leaves

Printer's copy, typescript, with deletions and insertions in Cary's hand. Chapters 14-24
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 96
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 188 leaves

Printer's copy, typescript, with deletions and insertions in Cary's hand. Chapters 25-39
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 97
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 197 leaves

A.12   A Fearful Joy 1949

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 98-112

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 98
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 99
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 100
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 101
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 102
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 103
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 104
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 105
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 106
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 107
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 108
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 109
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 110
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also MS. Cary 174.


Printer's copy, typescript, with considerable cutting and repasting and deletions and insertions in Cary's hand. Chapters 1-71
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 111
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 324 leaves

Printer's copy, typescript, with considerable cutting and repasting and deletions and insertions in Cary's hand
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 112
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 329 leaves

Scope and Content

Chapters 72-130.

A.13   Prisoner of Grace 1952

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 113-127

Drafts of the 'first versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 113
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Drafts of the 'first versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 114
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Drafts of the 'first versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 115
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of 'intermediate versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 116
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of 'intermediate versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 117
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of 'intermediate versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 118
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of 'intermediate versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 119
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of 'intermediate versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 120
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of 'intermediate versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 121
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of 'intermediate versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 122
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of 'intermediate versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 123
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of 'intermediate versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 124
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of 'intermediate versions'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 125
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Printer's copy, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 126
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 501 leaves

Typescript, sent to Harper and Brothers, New York
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 127
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 504 leaves

A.14   Except the Lord 1953

Scope and Content

Detailed lists in MSS. Cary 128/4 and 129-130 give approximate correlations between the folio references and the Michael Joseph edition of 1953.

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 128-129, 130/1-130/2, 131-133.

Three notebooks and discarded early drafts and fragments
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 128
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Discarded intermediate drafts and fragments
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 129
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 240 leaves

Scope and Content

In which the characters' personalities and incidents in the plot differ from those in the published novel.

Related to chapters 1-38
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 130/1
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 208 leaves

Scope and Content

Which relate to specific chapters of the published novel.

Related to chapters 39-61
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 130/2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 210 leaves

Scope and Content

Which relate to specific chapters of the published novel.

Chapters 1-37
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 131
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 237 leaves

Scope and Content

With some manuscript alterations.

Chapters 38-61
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 132
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 152 leaves

Scope and Content

With some manuscript alterations.

Printers' copy
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 133
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 466 leaves

Scope and Content

With

A.15   Not Honour More 1955

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 134-137.

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 134
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 135
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Printer's copy, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 136
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 333 leaves

Galley proofs
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 137
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 182 leaves

A.16   The Captive and the Free 1959

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 138-150.

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 138
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 139
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 140
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 141
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 142
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 143
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 144
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Typescript draft
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 145
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Typescript draft
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 146
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Typescript draft, a transitional text between boxes 145-146 and the printer's copy
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 147
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Typescript draft, a transitional text between boxes 145-146 and the printer's copy
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 148
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Printer's copy, typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 149
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 456 leaves

Carbon copy of printer's copy
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 150
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 456 leaves

B   II Manuscripts and drafts of unpublished novels and fragmentary novels, arranged alphabetically by title or label Not recorded at time of cataloguing

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 151-180/2


Drafts of 'Alade'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 151
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Drafts of 'Arabella'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 152
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Drafts of 'Arabella'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 153
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Drafts of 'Arabella'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 154
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Typescript of 'Arabella', sent to Curtis Brown Ltd.
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 155
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 351 leaves

Box of drafts of the unpublished story 'The Captive and the Free'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 156
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of the unpublished story 'The Captive and the Free'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 157
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of the unpublished story 'The Captive and the Free'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 158
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts of the unpublished story 'The Captive and the Free'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 159
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Versions 2a, 2b, 2c, 4 and 5 of `The Captive and the Free'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 160
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 210 leaves

Version 3 of 'The Captive and the Free', 'chapters' 1-2
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 161/1
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 240 leaves

Version 3 of 'The Captive and the Free', 'chapters' 3-9
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 161/2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 242 leaves

Drafts of 'Cock Jarvis', versions A1-A9
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 162
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 257 leaves

Scope and Content

With different drafts beginning at fols. 1, 81, 89, 111, 119, 179, 212, 226 and 240.

Drafts of 'Cock Jarvis', versions A10-A15
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 163
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 227 leaves

Scope and Content

With different drafts beginning at (fols. 1, 61, 71, 107, 113 and 207) and with (fol. 217) some unplaced or rejected leaves.

Draft of 'Cock Jarvis', version B, part I
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 164
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 159 leaves

Draft of 'Cock Jarvis', version B, part I
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 165
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 230 leaves

Draft of 'Cock Jarvis', the main writing of version B, part II
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 166
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 233 leaves

Draft of 'Cock Jarvis', rejected pages of version B, part II
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 167/1
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 182 leaves

Notes relating to 'Cock Jarvis'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 167/2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 47 leaves

Drafts of 'Cynthia' and 'The Thompsons'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 167/3
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 168 leaves

Scope and Content

Holograph drafts, with a few typescript copies of 'The Come Back'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 168
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 165 leaves

Drafts of 'Daventry' and `The Facts of Life'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 169
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 325 leaves

Scope and Content

Box of drafts of 'The Foleys'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 170
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also 'Todd', MSS. Cary 178-179.


Box of drafts of 'The Foleys'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 171
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Related Material

See also 'Todd', MSS. Cary 178-179.


Holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 172
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 340 leaves

Scope and Content

Holograph drafts of 'The Homely Nurse'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 173
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 160 leaves

Holograph drafts, some with typescript copies, of 'It's a Gift'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 174
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 223 leaves

Related Material

An early version of A Fearful Joy (see MSS. Cary 98-112).


'Marta'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 175
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 311 leaves

Scope and Content

Holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 176
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 229 leaves

Scope and Content

Notes for and drafts of 'To sleep in Ulro'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 177
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 126 leaves

Holograph drafts of 'Todd'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 178
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 274 leaves

Scope and Content

Labelled (fol. 1) A1, (fol. 24) A2, (fol. 45) A3 and (fol. 74) A4.

Holograph drafts of 'Todd'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 179/1
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Labelled (fol. 1) A6 and (fol. 16) A7.

Typescript copies of the holograph drafts of 'Todd'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 179/2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 131 leaves

Holograph draft and typescript of 'Tottenham'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 180/1
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 84 leaves

Holograph draft and typescript of 'Tottenham'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 180/2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 213 leaves

C   Manuscripts and drafts of published and unpublished pieces of short fiction, arranged alphabetically Not recorded at time of cataloguing

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 181-194


Typescript and holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 181
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 378 leaves

Scope and Content

Typescript and holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 182
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 226 leaves

Scope and Content

Typescript and holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 183
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 183 leaves

Scope and Content

Typescript and holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 184
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Roll of holograph drafts for 'Happy Marriage' labelled 'New Woman, Feb. '57'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 185/1
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of holograph drafts for 'Happy Marriage' labelled 'New Woman, Feb. '57'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 185/2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of holograph drafts for '+Happy Marriage' labelled 'New Woman, Feb. '57'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 185/3
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of holograph drafts for 'Happy Marriage' labelled 'New Woman, Feb. '57'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 185/4
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of holograph drafts for 'Happy Marriage' labelled 'New Woman, Feb. '57'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 185/5
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of holograph drafts for 'Happy Marriage' labelled 'New Woman, Feb. '57'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 185/6
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of holograph drafts for 'Happy Marriage' labelled 'New Woman, Feb. '57'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 185/7
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Corrected typescript headed 'New Woman'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 185/8
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 42 leaves

Typescript and holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 186
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 196 leaves

Scope and Content

Typescript and holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 187
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 178 leaves

Scope and Content

Roll of drafts of 'Period Piece', marked as `typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 188/1
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of drafts of 'Period Piece', marked as 'typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 188/2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of drafts of 'Period Piece', marked as 'typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 188/3
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of drafts of 'Period Piece', marked as 'typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 188/4
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of drafts of 'Period Piece', marked as 'typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 188/5
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of drafts of 'Period Piece', marked as 'typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 188/6
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of drafts of 'Period Piece', marked as 'typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 188/7
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Typescript drafts of 'Period Piece'
Date: 1957
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 188/8
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 41 leaves

Scope and Content

one (fols. 1-12) labelled 'final draft Feb. 1957'.

Typescript and holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 189
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 384 leaves

Scope and Content

Roll of drafts of 'The Sheep' with the earlier title 'Oldest Friend', marked as 'typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 190/1
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of drafts of 'The Sheep' with the earlier title 'Oldest Friend', marked as 'typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 190/2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of drafts of 'The Sheep' with the earlier title 'Oldest Friend', marked as '+typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 190/3
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Roll of drafts of 'The Sheep' with the earlier title 'Oldest Friend', marked as 'typed'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 190/4
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 roll

Typescript and holograph drafts of 'The Sheep'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 190/5
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 158 leaves

Fragments of typescript and holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 191
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 142 leaves

Scope and Content

In a box file, labelled by Cary 'S.S. Short Novels etc'.

Typescript and holograph drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 192
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 157 leaves

Scope and Content

Holograph and typescript drafts of 'A Touch of Genius' with (fol. 212) the final typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 193
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 301 leaves

Holograph and typescript drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 194
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 251 leaves

Scope and Content

D   Manuscripts and typescripts of political treatises 1939-1941

Arrangement

Arranged in order of publication.


D.1   Power in Men 1939

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 195-203

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 195
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

MS. Cary 198 is a holograph verson of MS. Cary 200. it has been suggested by Barbara Fisher that 'Real Freedom' is not, in fact, an [UNK] version of 'Power in Men' (MS. Cary 200) [UNK] [UNK] from 1945-6.

Related Material

See also Fisher's PhD Thesis, p. 452 (London Univ.)


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 196
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

MS. Cary 198 is a holograph verson of MS. Cary 200. it has been suggested by Barbara Fisher that 'Real Freedom' is not, in fact, an [UNK] version of 'Power in Men' (MS. Cary 200) [UNK] [UNK] from 1945-6.

Related Material

See also Fisher's PhD Thesis, p. 452 (London Univ.)


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 197
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

MS. Cary 198 is a holograph verson of MS. Cary 200. it has been suggested by Barbara Fisher that 'Real Freedom' is not, in fact, an [UNK] version of 'Power in Men' (MS. Cary 200) [UNK] [UNK] from 1945-6.

Related Material

See also Fisher's PhD Thesis, p. 452 (London Univ.)


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 198
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

MS. Cary 198 is a holograph verson of MS. Cary 200. it has been suggested by Barbara Fisher that 'Real Freedom' is not, in fact, an [UNK] version of 'Power in Men' (MS. Cary 200) [UNK] [UNK] from 1945-6.

Related Material

See also Fisher's PhD Thesis, p. 452 (London Univ.)


Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 199
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

MS. Cary 198 is a holograph verson of MS. Cary 200. it has been suggested by Barbara Fisher that 'Real Freedom' is not, in fact, an [UNK] version of 'Power in Men' (MS. Cary 200) [UNK] [UNK] from 1945-6.

Related Material

See also Fisher's PhD Thesis, p. 452 (London Univ.)


Typescript of 'Real Freedom'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 200
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 154 leaves

Related Material

An earlier version of 'Power in Men'. (see MSS. Cary 195-199).


Typescript draft, corrected in red ink
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 201
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 402 leaves

Drafts, mainly typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 202
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 418 leaves

Final typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 203
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 297 leaves

D.2   The Case for African Freedom 1941

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 204-207

One box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 204
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Final typescript, with some pages of proofs
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 205
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 168 leaves

Drafts for Process of Real Freedom
Date: 1943
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 206
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Drafts for Britain and West Africa
Date: 1946
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 207
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

E   Manuscripts and typescripts of poems 1908-1947

E.1   The Drunken Sailor 1947

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 208-210

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 208
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 209
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 210
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

E.2   The Marching Soldier 1945

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 211-212

One box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 211
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

(Version of ([UNK], 1-93) The Drunken Sailor and ([UNK]. 94-153) The Marching Soldier)
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 212
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

E.3   Unlabelled poems and 'Verse' 1908

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 213-215

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 213
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 214
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 215
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

F   Manuscripts and typescripts of plays, arranged alphabetically by title or label Not recorded at time of cataloguing

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 216-223.


Drafts of The Battleaxe
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 216
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 200 leaves

Scope and Content

Holograph drafts of Happy Valley
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 217
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 278 leaves

Typescript drafts of Happy Valley
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 218
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 213 leaves

Holograph and typescript drafts of The King is dead
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 219
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 157 leaves

Typescripts, bound, of Men of Two Worlds
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 220
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 395 leaves

Typescripts, bound, of Men of Two Worlds
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 221
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 395 leaves

Fragments of typescript and holograph drafts of The Secret People
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 222
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 101 leaves

Five typescript versions and one manuscript version, in the hand of Thorold Dickinson, of Secret People
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 223
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 330 leaves

G   Manuscripts and typescripts of essays, lectures and broadcasts, arranged alphabetically by title, label or subject 1956

G.1   Art and Reality - The Clark Lectures 1956

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 224-232.

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 224
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Box of drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 225
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Three rolls of notes
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 226
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Early typescript draft of the lectures, with many corrections
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 227
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 270 leaves

Typescript draft of the lectures, with many corrections, lectures i - iii
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 228
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 191 leaves

Typescript draft of the lectures, with many corrections, lectures iv - vi
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 229
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 247 leaves

Final typescript, in lecture form
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 230
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 176 leaves

Final typescript, in book form
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 231
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 185 leaves

Printer's copy, for Cambridge University Press
Date: 1957
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 232
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 187 leaves

G.2   Other lectures, essays and broadcasts Not recorded at time of cataloguing

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 233-249.

Drafts, mainly corrected typescript, of lectures, essays and broadcasts
Date: 1951-1956
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 233
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 267 leaves

Scope and Content

Alphabetically arranged,

Early typescripts and discarded drafts of 'Cromwell House'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 234
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 164 leaves

Typescript of 'Cromwell House'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 235
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 167 leaves

Drafts, mainly corrected typescript, of lectures, essays and broadcasts
Date: 1949-1957
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 236
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 259 leaves

Scope and Content

Alphabetically arranged,

Drafts, mainly corrected typescript, of lectures, essays and broadcasts
Date: 1952-1956
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 237
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 302 leaves

Scope and Content
Arrangement

Alphabetically arranged.


Drafts and fragments for lectures
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 238
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 319 leaves

Scope and Content

Including

Various drafts and notes for lectures
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 239
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 258 leaves

Scope and Content

Including

Drafts and notes for lectures on Tolstoy and Dostoevsky
Date: 1950
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 240
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 148 leaves

Scope and Content

And (fols. 137-48) notes about talks for the BBC, 1950.

Four rolls of notes labelled 'Listener Correspondence Jan. 57'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 241
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Drafts, mainly corrected typescript, of lectures, essays and broadcasts
Date: 1954-1956
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 242
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 237 leaves

Scope and Content

Alphabetically arranged,

Drafts, mainly corrected typescript, of lectures, essays and broadcasts
Date: 1955-1956
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 243
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 135 leaves

Scope and Content

Alphabetically arranged,

Draft prefaces to the Carfax edition of the works of Joyce Cary, with some jacket `blurbs'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 244
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 173 leaves

Draft prefaces to the Carfax edition of the works of Joyce Cary, with some jacket `blurbs'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 245
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 151 leaves

Drafts of unidentified prefaces
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 246
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Drafts, mainly corrected typescript, of essays
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 247
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 248 leaves

Scope and Content

Seven rolls of notes for 'The Tough World of Surtees'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 248
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Drafts, mainly corrected typescript, of lectures, essays and broadcasts
Date: 1957
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 249
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 286 leaves

Scope and Content

H   Files and notebooks c.1901-1957

Arrangement

These files and notebooks were arranged and described by Barbara Fisher in the handlist to `Files and Notebooks in the Manuscript Collection of Joyce Cary: a classification and analysis', 1965. Her division of the papers into notebooks, pocket notebooks and supplementary files, and the numbers assigned to them, have been retained. Reference should be made to her handlist (MS. Cary adds. 12) for a more detailed description of the papers in this section.


Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 250-304.


Notebooks (N. 1, 4-7, 12, 13, 16) of background material, before 1920
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 250
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher, pp. 14-15.

Pocket notebooks (P.1-30)
Date: c.1914-1940
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 251
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Of

Supplementary files (S.1-3)
Date: c.1901-1928
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 252
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Of

Notebooks (N.2, 3, 8-11, 14, 15) of working notes
Date: c.1901-20
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 253
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including (N.9) Paris diary, 1911-12; see Fisher, pp. 17-19.

Notebooks (N.17-21, 23, 25-32) of working notes
Date: c.1920-8
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 254
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher pp. 21-3.

Notebooks (N.33-6, 38) of working notes
Date: c.1928-33
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 255
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher, pp. 26-7.

Supplementary files (S.4 A-C, E-V) of working notes
Date: c.1928-33
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 256
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher, pp. 29-32.

Notebooks (N.22, 37, 39-41, 46, 47) of background material
Date: c.1920-35
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 257
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher, pp.33-4.

Supplementary files (S. 5 A-T) of background material
Date: c.1920-35
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 258
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher, pp.35-8.

Notebooks (N.42-4) of material for unfinished work
Date: c.1933-5
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 259
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher,p.39.

Supplementary files (S.6A-D) of material for unfinished work
Date: c.1933-5
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 260
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher, pp. 39-40.

Notebook (N.45) containing names and descriptions of characters and houses
Date: c.1933-5
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 261
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher, p. 41.

Supplementary files (S. 7A-I) of working notes
Date: c.1933-5
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 262
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for The African Witch, . See Fisher, pp.43-5.

Notebooks (N.48, 49, 51, 53-8) of working notes
Date: c.1934-6
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 263
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Castle Corner, . See Fisher, pp.46-8.

Supplementary files (S.8A-F) of working notes
Date: c.1934-6
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 264
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Castle Corner, See Fisher, pp. 48-9.

Notebooks (N.61-3, 70-6) of working notes
Date: c.1936-9
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 265
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for the continuation of Castle Corner and for Mister Johnson, see Fisher,pp.50-2.

Supplementary files (S. 9A-R) of working notes
Date: c.1936-9
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 266
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for the continuation of Castle Corner and for Mister Johnson, . See Fisher, pp.53-6.

Notebooks (N.59, 60, 64-9) of background material
Date: c.1935-9
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 267
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Power in Men, . See Fisher, pp. 57-9.

Supplementary files (S.10 A-E) of background material
Date: c.1935-9
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 268
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Power in Men, . See Fisher, pp. 59-60

Notebooks (N.77-9,81) of working notes
Date: c.1939-40
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 269
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Charley is My Darling and A House of Children, See Fisher, pp.61-2.

Supplementary files (S.11 A-O) of working notes
Date: c.1939-40
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 270
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Charley is My Darling and A House of Children, See Fisher, pp. 62-5.

Notebooks (N.82-5, 89, 95-6, 98-103) of background material
Date: c.1939-43
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 271
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for The Case for African Freedom and Process of Real Freedom, . See Fisher, pp. 66-70.

Pocket notebooks (P.38-52, 55, 57, 59, 62-4, 66-88, 103)
Date: c.1939-1957
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 272
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Supplementary files (S.12A-O) of background material
Date: c.1939-43
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 273
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for The Case for African Freedom and Process of Real Freedom, . See Fisher, pp. 75-7.

Notebook (N.87) and pocket notebooks (P.31-7, 53-4, 56, 58, 60, 61, 65) of working notes
Date: c.1940-4
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 274
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for the first trilogy, see Fisher, pp.78-81.

Supplementary files (S.13, B,F, part of I) of working notes
Date: c.1940-4
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 275
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for the first trilogy, see Fisher, pp. 82,83.

Notebooks (N. 86, 90, 91, 94, 105, 114, 133) of working notes
Date: c.1940-6
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 276
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for The Moonlight, , see Fisher, pp. 85-6.

Supplementary files (S. 14 A-F) of working notes
Date: c.1940-6
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 277
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for The Moonlight , see Fisher, pp.88-9.

Notebooks (N.93, 115-17, 121-3, 125, 127, 129, 142, 147) of working notes
Date: c.1940-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 278
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Marching Soldier, The Drunken Sailor and Men of Two Worlds, , see Fisher, pp.90-3.

Supplementary files (S.15 B-D S, 16 A-E)
Date: c.1940-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 279
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Of

Notebooks (N.106-13, 118-20, 124, 126) of background material
Date: c.1943-6
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 280
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Britain and West Africa, see Fisher, pp.97-100.

Notebooks (N.92,104,130,131) of working notes
Date: c.1942-55
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 281
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher, pp. 103-5.

Supplementary files (S.17 A-K) of working notes
Date: c.1942-55
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 282
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

See Fisher, pp. 106-8.

Notebooks (N.134-41, 144, 153) of working notes
Date: c.1947-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 283
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Pocket notebooks (P.89-94,99-101,104, 106-12, 114-15, 117-19, 121, 123-8, 130-6, 160, 162) of working notes
Date: c.1947-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 284
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Supplementary files (S. 18A-H) of working notes
Date: c.1947-9
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 285
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for A Fearful Joy, , see Fisher, pp. 111-13.

Supplementary files (S. 19 A-J) of working notes
Date: c.1947-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 286
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for short stories, see Fisher, pp. 118-20.

Notebooks (N.145-6) of working notes
Date: c.1948-52
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 287
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Prisoner of Grace, see Fisher, pp. 121-2.

Supplementary files (S. 20 A-N) of working notes
Date: c.1948-52
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 288
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Prisoner of Grace , see Fisher,pp. 129-32.

Notebooks (N.154, 158) of working notes
Date: c. 1952-4
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 289
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Except the Lord and Not Honour More, see Fisher, pp. 133-4.

Pocket notebooks (P.95-8, 102, 105, 113, 116, 120, 122, 129, 137-59, 161, 163-9)
Date: c.1946-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 290
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Of

Supplementary files (S. 21 A-B) of working notes
Date: c.1952-4
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 291
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for Except the Lord and Not Honour More, see Fisher, p. 142.

Notebooks (N.132, 143, 148-52, 155-7, 168-9) of background material
Date: c.1946-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 292
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including notes for essays and lectures, see Fisher, pp.143-6.

Supplementary files (S.22 A-U, 23 A-B)
Date: c.1946-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 293
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Of

Notebooks (N. 159-67, 170-4) of working notes
Date: c.1954-7
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 294
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for The Captive and the Free, , see Fisher, pp. 159-63.

Notebook (N. 159-67) of working notes
Date: c.1954-7
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 295
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for The Captive and the Free, see Fisher, pp.159-63.

Notebook (N. 170-4) of working notes
Date: c.1954-7
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 295
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for The Captive and the Free, see Fisher, pp. 159-63.

Pocket notebooks (P.170-9) of working notes
Date: c.1954-7
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 296
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including material for The Captive and the Free, see Fisher, pp.164-6.

Miscellaneous notes and drafts, relating to the notebooks and files in MSS. Cary 250-96
Date: c.1903-33.
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 297
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 323 leaves

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous notes and drafts, relating to the notebooks and files in MSS. Cary 250-96
Date: c.1920-40
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 298
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 291 leaves

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous notes and drafts, relating to the notebooks and files in MSS. Cary 250-96
Date: c.1939-43
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 299
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 252 leaves

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous notes and drafts, relating to the notebooks and files in MSS. Cary 250-96
Date: c.1940-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 300
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 321 leaves

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous notes and drafts, relating to the notebooks and files in MSS. Cary 250-96
Date: c.1946-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 301
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 176 leaves

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous notes and drafts, relating to the notebooks and files in MSS. Cary 250-96
Date: c.1946-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 302
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 391 leaves

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous papers, notes and drafts
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 303
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 217 leaves

Scope and Content

including

Miscellaneous fragments of holograph drafts and notes
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 304
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 126 leaves

I   Correspondence 1899-1956

I.1   Letters from Cary to his wife 1913-48, n.d.

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 305-312

Letters from Cary to his wife
Date: 1913-16
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 305
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 187 leaves

Letters from Cary to his wife
Date: Jan.-June 1917
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 306
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 188 leaves

Letters from Cary to his wife
Date: July-Dec.1917
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 307
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 182 leaves

Letters from Cary to his wife
Date: July-Dec.1918
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 308
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 194 leaves

Letters from Cary to his wife
Date: Jan.-June 1919
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 309
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 255 leaves

Letters from Cary to his wife
Date: July-Dec.1919, 1920
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 310
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 237 leaves

Letters from Cary to his wife
Date: 1921-35
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 311
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 245 leaves

Letters from Cary to his wife
Date: 1936-48, n.d.
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 312
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 220 leaves,

Restrictions on Access:

(fols. 158-77) are closed.


I.2   Letters to Mrs. Cary 1908-1949

Full range of shelfmarks:

MS. Cary 313

Letters to Mrs. Cary, many from her mother, Mrs. Ogilvie
Date: 1908-20, 1928-49 and n.d.
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 313
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 269 leaves

Scope and Content

With

I.3   Letters to Cary from his wife 1916-25, 1946, n.d.

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 314-320

Letters to Cary from his wife
Date: Aug.-Dec.1916
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 314
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 141 leaves

Letters to Cary from his wife
Date: Jan.-June 1917
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 315
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 186 leaves

Letters to Cary from his wife
Date: July-Dec.1917
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 316
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 241 leaves

Letters to Cary from his wife
Date: July-Dec.1918
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 317
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 137 leaves

Letters to Cary from his wife
Date: Jan.-June 1919
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 318
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 229 leaves

Letters to Cary from his wife
Date: July-Dec.1919
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 319
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 158 leaves

Letters to Cary from his wife
Date: 1921-5,1946, n.d.
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 320
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 83 leaves

I.4   Other letters to Cary 1899-1956, n.d.

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 321-328

Other letters to Cary
Date: 1899-1911
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 321
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 141 leaves

Other letters to Cary
Date: 1912-15
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 322
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 136 leaves

Other letters to Cary
Date: 1916-17
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 323
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 157 leaves

Other letters to Cary
Date: 1918-19
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 324
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 180 leaves

Other letters to Cary
Date: 1920-30
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 325
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 129 leaves

Other letters to Cary
Date: 1933-52
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 326
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 173 leaves

Other letters to Cary
Date: 1953-6
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 327
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 206 leaves

Other letters to Cary
Date: n.d.
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 328
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 168 leaves

I.5   Miscellaneous correspondence Not recorded at time of cataloguing

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 329

Miscellaneous correspondence
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 329
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 205 leaves

Scope and Content

Including

J   Autobiographical and miscellaneous papers, newspaper cuttings and theses about Cary 1888-1960

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary 330-347


'Memoir of the Bobotes', typescript
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 330
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 281 leaves

'My own religious history...'
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 331
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 161 leaves

Scope and Content

Five typescript versions and (fol. 122) holograph drafts.

Eight miscellaneous notebooks
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 332
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including

Printed items relating to Cary
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 333
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including school lists, passports, dinner menus, and some theatre programmes.

Sketches and drawings by Cary
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 334
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Including three notebooks and a copper plate.

Degree certificates
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 335R
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Photographs
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 336
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Miscellaneous printed ephemera, including theatre programmes
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 337
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Minute book and printed lists of members of the Milton Club
Date: 1888-98,1897-1909
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 338
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

An Oxford club for those interested in Free Church principles.

Newspaper cuttings and miscellaneous printed ephemera
Date: 1908-51
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 339
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Newspaper cuttings and miscellaneous printed ephemera
Date: 1952-3
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 340
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Newspaper cuttings and miscellaneous printed ephemera
Date: 1954-5
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 341
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Newspaper cuttings and miscellaneous printed ephemera
Date: 1956
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 342
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Newspaper cuttings and miscellaneous printed ephemera
Date: 1957-60
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 343
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

E. J. [UNK], 'A [UNK] study of "Herself Surprised" by Joyce Cary'
Date: 1955
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 344
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 139 leaves

Scope and Content

(Facult des lettres, Paris) typescript.

Mary R. Harvey, 'Society in the novels of Joyce Cary'
Date: 1954
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 345
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 143 leaves

Scope and Content

McGill University.

Articles about Cary
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 346
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 195 leaves

Scope and Content

Typescript.

Three theses
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary 347
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 290 leaves

Scope and Content

Typescript.

K   Additional Cary papers (MSS. Cary adds.) 1946-1965

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Cary adds. 1-12


Correspondence of Cary with Harper and Bros., his American publishers, with related papers
Date: 1946-9
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 1
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 308 leaves

Acquisition:

Given by Harper and Bros., 1961.


Correspondence of Cary with Harper and Bros., his American publishers
Date: 1950-1
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 307 leaves

Acquisition:

Given by Harper and Bros., 1961.


Correspondence of Cary with Harper and Bros., his American publishers, with related papers
Date: 1952-5
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 3
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 279 leaves

Acquisition:

Given by Harper and Bros., 1961.


Guardbook
Date: 1946-1967
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 4
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 186 leaves

Scope and Content

Containing:

Correspondence with the B.B.C
Date: 1941, 1950-6
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 5
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 198 leaves

Scope and Content

And (fol. 136) miscellaneous correspondence, 1941-56, n.d.

Arrangement

Correspondence of Cary arranged by subject matter probably before the papers reached the Library. Letters on similar subjects are in MSS. Cary 321-8.


Acquisition:

Given by Mrs. W. Davin.


Correspondence
Date: 1948-57
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 6
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 402 leaves

Scope and Content
Arrangement

Correspondence of Cary arranged by subject matter probably before the papers reached the Library. Letters on similar subjects are in MSS. Cary 321-8.


Acquisition:

Given by Mrs. W. Davin.


Correspondence with publishers about articles
Date: 1951-7.
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 7
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 285 leaves

Arrangement

Correspondence of Cary arranged by subject matter probably before the papers reached the Library. Letters on similar subjects are in MSS. Cary 321-8.


Acquisition:

Given by Mrs. W. Davin.


Correspondence about lectures and tours
Date: 1952-6.
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 8
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 463 leaves

Arrangement

Correspondence of Cary arranged by subject matter probably before the papers reached the Library. Letters on similar subjects are in MSS. Cary 321-8.


Acquisition:

Given by Mrs. W. Davin.


Correspondence of Harrison Smith with and about Cary
Date: 1952-9.
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 9
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 92 leaves

Acquisition:

Given by Miss K. Gildersleeve on behalf of Mr. Smith, 1967.


= MS. Res
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 10
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Guardbook
Date: 1936-1954
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 11
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Containing:

Barbara Fisher, handlist to 'Files and Notebooks in the Manuscript Collection of Joyce Cary: a classification and analysis'
Date: 1965
Shelfmark: MS. Cary adds. 12
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Scope and Content

Carbon typescript.


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