Item 3 - Notebook with second act of verse play by R. C. Trevelyan

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Notebook with second act of verse play by R. C. Trevelyan


  • 1890s-1900s? (Creation)

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1 lined exercise book with blue marbled soft cover and red spine, 26 ff and two endpapers. First pages loose. 1 foolscap bifolium inserted. Two pages of blotting paper still present.

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Foolscap insert, headed 'Act II.' Stage directions given: 'Ermengarde alone, kneeling at a prie-Dieu'.
First pages loose. First page blank except for the heading 'Act II', is loose. Stage directions follow on the next page: 'Room in castle. Eleanor & Marguerite alone' [26v, by later pencil numbering]. Text of verse play follows, with corrections and additions on facing page [Ermengarde, on the bifolium may be an alternative name for Eleanor].

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29/17-18, 30/6 and 30/24: other notebooks with drafts of this play.

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