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   William Goldman Papers, 1949-1997

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); William Goldman Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Series III: Education and Early Writings

Includes his Columbia University M.A. thesis

The Shape of the World. ; The Good Things of the Earth;. ; Assorted writing exercises. ; The Two Bears. ; Untitled fragment. ; Whom the Gods would Destroy.... ; M is for the Million Things . ; What Lamp Has Destiny to Guide Her Little Children Stumbling in the Dark., [n.p.],

Box 1
Folder 1
How We Are Clothed; ; Untitled fragment; ; Something About a Soldier; ; Scrutiny of a Mess; ; Say Hello to the Oak Trees; ; Between Men and Dogs; ; Various writing exercises; ; Untitled fragment;, [n.p.],
Box 1
Folder 2
Untitled story; ; Untitled fragment; ; Happy Thirtieth Birthday! J & D: a bound collection of essays ; A friendly Atmosphere; ; Untitled fragment; ; Unitled fragment; ; Thlunk; ; The Simple Pleasures of the Rich; ; Orphan; ; Untitled essay; ; Untitled;, [n.p.],
Box 1
Folder 3
Always Leon. 3 ; Friday Graduation. 3 ; Prayer., [n.p.],
Box 1
Folder 4 & 5
The Comedy of Manners in America , [New York],
(2 drafts (with ms. notes & marginalia)
Box 1
Folder 7

[William Goldman's Columbia University Thesis]

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