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Papers of Sir James Frazer File
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Album, 'Fear of the Dead, 1936'

40 cuttings, most of them relating to 'The Fear of the Dead', both before publication, with headlines such as 'New Book a Mystery' and 'Writer on Savages But Has Never Seen One', and reviews of the book, including one illustrated article from the 'Illustrated London News' of 25 Apr. 1936 and a review by R. R. Marett in 'The Quarterly Review' July 1936. There are also cuttings about Frazer dated 1936 unrelated to the book, a review by Wickham Steed of 'Totemism & Exogamy' in 'The Observer' of 16 Feb. 1936, and a typed page of extracts from T. K. Penniman's 'A Hundred Years of Anthropology'.

Manuscript Music Scores and Related Printed Material

Manuscript music scores, including four setting J. G. Frazer's poems and his translation of a Heine poem to music. Other material relates to Lilly Frazer's work, with a music score for her operetta 'The Singing Wood', an early draft of stage directions for a play, manuscript scores, and printed sheet music of French songs.

Miscellaneous Printed Material

16 printed items, including articles, offprints, and pamphlets by, about or mentioning Frazer. With two partial sets of unbound proof sheets of books translated by Lady Frazer: the abridged 'Rameau d'or' and Aulard's 'Christianity and the French Revolution.'