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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences


Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Ruth Prawer Jhabvala manuscripts, 1975-1976

Identifier: 1980-004
Scope and Contents

Consist of handwritten drafts of the short stories, "Desecration" and "How I Became a Holy Mother," published in How I Became a Holy Mother and Other Stories, 1976; the play, "A Lost Cause," [date unknown]; and the novel, Heat and Dust, (1975), all written in three manuscript notebooks with multiple notes and draft fragments clipped to the pages and notes laid in.

Dates: 1975 - 1976