• Call Number: COTSEN2_c281
    Container: Box 1, Folder 25

"On Not Writing for Children" Drafts

16.0 pages

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Collection Creator: Shepard, Mary, 1909-2000 and Travers, P. L., (Pamela Lyndon), 1899-1996.

Dates: circa 1974.

Located In: Box 1, Folder 25

Extent: 16.0 pages

Languages: English.

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Two Drafts of "On Not Writing for Children," given as a lecture at the University of Connecticut in March 1974, and published in Children's Literature, Volume 4, 1975, P. 15-22. The first is a typewritten draft with corrections in blue ink in the hand of P. L. Travers. The second is a photocopied draft with annotations in blue ink in the hand of P. L. Travers.

Preferred Citation

"On Not Writing for Children" Drafts; circa 1974; Mary Shepard and P. L. Travers Archive, Box 1, Folder 25; , Princeton University Library.

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