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Philip O'Connor:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: O'Connor, Philip, 1916-1998
Title: Philip O'Connor Collection
Dates: 1938-2003 (bulk 1954-1976)
Extent: 10 boxes (4.20 linear feet), 1 oversize folder (osf)
Abstract: Contains works and correspondence of the English surrealist poet, memoirist, and radio host Philip O'Connor. Manuscripts for Memoirs of a Public Baby, Steiner's Tour, and Vagrancy are present along with numerous radio scripts and other writings. Correspondents include John Berger, British Broadcasting Corporation, Faber and Faber, Maurice Girodias (Olympia Press), Ian Le Maistre, Penguin Books, Sir Herbert Read, Robin Skelton, Stephen Spender, and Philip Toynbee, among many others.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-3074
Language: English, French
Access: Open for research

Processed by: Apryl Voskamp and Joan Sibley, 2015 Note: This finding aid replicates and replaces information previously available only in a card catalog. Please see the explanatory note at the end of this finding aid for information regarding the arrangement of the manuscripts as well as the abbreviations commonly used in descriptions.

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