Collection Level Description: Two Manuscripts by Edgar Wallace
Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. d. 1155-6
Title: Two Manuscripts by Edgar Wallace
Dates of Creation: 1898-1901, n.d.
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Edgar Wallace
Language of Material: English
Edgar Wallace (1875-1932) was a novelist, playwright and journalist.
Scope and Content
Two manuscripts by Edgar Wallace comprising:
- a manuscript notebook containing twenty-two 'Tommy Poems', 1898-9, fourteen of which were published in Writ in Barracks (1900), with related material, 1900-1
- an undated manuscript notebook containing chapter one and two of 'How Dyne Came', the first thriller story written by the
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given to the Library in 1980.
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Wallace | Richard
Horatio Edgar | 1875-1932 | novelist, playwright and journalist
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