Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Evelyn Waugh papers, 1927-1965

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1315
Bib ID 4079454 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Waugh, Evelyn, 1903-1966 ; Southern, Terry ; Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986
Title Evelyn Waugh papers, 1927-1965
Physical Description 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/46_WA-WE_17.pdf

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Letters and manuscripts of Evelyn Waugh, including letters written to Sr. Jaime Potenze, and a series of eight pen-and-ink drawings done by the novelist for the limited edition of BLACK MISCHIEF, ca. 1932. The scenario for the MGM film of his THE LOVED ONE (1966), screenplay by Terry Southern and Christopher Isherwood, has been added. Also, thirteen letters from Evelyn Gardner Waugh to John Maxse.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Evelyn Waugh papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Method of acquisition--Purchase; Accession number--M-59.

EW to Anne Ford, a.p.c.s: Source of acquisition--2293B(Rare Books)-Bart Auerbach, Ltd. Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--07/20/93. Accession number--M-93-07-20.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 09/--/89.

EW to Anne Ford, a.p.c.s Cataloged HR 07/21/93.

Subject Headings

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Drawings (visual works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Motion picture plays Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


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Authors, English Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
English literature -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
English literature -- Film adaptations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Maxse, John Herbert, 1901-1978 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Potenze, Jaime Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Waugh, Evelyn Gardner Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

English novelist. Waugh's first wife was Evelyn Gardner Waugh.