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Title
Mary Elizabeth Braddon papers, ca. 1861-1888
Name/Creator
Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915, creator
HOLLIS IDLocation
Houghton
Language
English
Description
11 volumes and 1 box (2 linear ft.)
Form/Genre
text

Commonplace books.

Diaries-Great Britain-19th century.

Drawings-Great Britain-19th century.

Notebooks.

Novels.
Subject
Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth) , 1835-1915 ;  English literature -- 19th century ;  Homicide ;  Women authors

Category
Manuscripts and records

Individual reading

English

Commonplace books

19 century

Note
Includes manuscripts of the novels Taken at the Flood and The Story of Barbara; notebooks of prose and poetry and on Greek literature, and 17th and 18th century subjects; a pen and ink drawing of a murder scene from Lady Audley's Secret; and a notebook containing reviews of Garibaldi and Other Poems (1861). Also includes photocopies of a diary for 1881 and a photocopy of a diary for 1888 [originals owned by descendant of Braddon/Maxwell].

Mary Elizabeth Braddon Maxwell was a British novelist best known for Lady Audley's Secret (1862).

Mary Elizabeth Braddon Papers (MS Eng 1122-1122.11). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Unpublished printed finding aid available in Hougton Accession Records, 1959-1960, under *59M-176F to 185; and 1961, under *61M-69- *61M-70.

Electronic finding aid available http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.Hough:hou00439

In English.
Other Title

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Title
Lady Audley's secret