Contents and Arrangement

"Marcella" Autographed Manuscripts w/author corrections, circa 1894

6 folders

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of holograph drafts of several chapters of British novelist Mary Augusta Ward (1851-1920)'s novel Marcella, with a few pages of galley proofs interleaved, and with holograph corrections and pencilled printer's marks. In addition, there is a folder containing a chapter outline, a plan of the book, and notes relevant to the composition of Ward's novel, all in the hand of the author.

Collection History

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

"Marcella" Autographed Manuscripts w/author corrections; Mrs. Humphry Ward Marcella Manuscripts, C0184, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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