Loose leaves removed from Vivien Greene’s copies of Norman Sherry, The Life of Graham Greene

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Original catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Harriet Costelloe
2016


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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7556, fols. 25-35
Title: Loose leaves removed from Vivien Greene’s copies of Norman Sherry, The Life of Graham Greene
Dates of Creation: 1989-1994
Extent: 10 leaves
Language(s) of Material: English



Biographical/Historical

Vivien Greene (1904-2003) was an authority on doll's houses, and the widow of the novelist Graham Greene.


Scope and Content

Loose leaves removed from Vivien Greene’s copies of Norman Sherry, The Life of Graham Greene, vols. 1 (1989) and 2 (1994). Fols. 25-7 were removed from volume 1; fols. 28-35 from volume 2. The printed books (Rec. d. 190) are annotated by Vivien Greene, who also made notes on loose leaves fols. 28-31 (fol. 28 originally inserted in volume 2 at the contents page; fol. 29 between pp. 20-21).


Immediate Source of Acquisition

The manuscript material was passed to Western Manuscripts by Rare Books in 2005, and the books are catalogued as Rec. d. 190.


Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Eng. c. 7556, fol. 25


Access Point(s)

Greene | Vivien | 1904-2003 | collector

English literature -- 20th century


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