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Box 1.B.10

 Container

Contains 11 Collections and/or Records:

"A Bend in the River" handwritten writings of later parts of a book in a notebook, Undated

 Item — Box: 1.B.10, Folder: 6, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.10.6.1
Scope and Contents Handwritten writtings of the later parts of "A Bend in the River" written in a blue WHSMITH notebook..
Dates: Undated

"A Bend in the River" carbon copy first typed draft, corrected in Ink and Pencil, p. 1-155

 File — Box: 1.B.10, Folder: 9, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.10.9
Scope and Contents Carbon copy first typed draft of a "A Bend in the River" with corrections in ink and pencil, pages 1-155.
Dates: 1935 - 2000

Copy of 1971 Cahiers Zairois acquired by V.S. Naipaul in Feb 1975 , 1971

 Item — Box: 1.B.10, Folder: 1, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.10.1.1
Scope and Contents Copy of French publication Cahiers Zairois de la Recherche et du Développement (translates to: Zairian notebooks on research and development) acquired by V.S. Naipaul in Feb 1975. Publication used for his novel "A Bend in the River."
Dates: 1971

"A Bend in the River" handwritten first manuscript draft in two notebooks, 1977-07-21 - 1977-08-15

 Item — Box: 1.B.10, Folder: 2, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.10.2.1
Scope and Contents Handwritten first manuscript draft of V. S. Naipaul novel "A Bend in the River" in two Lion Brand Exercise Books with some dictated pages.
Dates: 1977-07-21 - 1977-08-15

"A Bend in the River" handwritten rewriting in two notebooks, Undated

 Item — Box: 1.B.10, Folder: 3, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.10.3.1
Scope and Contents Handwritten rewriting of V. S. Naipaul novel "A Bend in the River" in two Winfild Exercise Books..
Dates: Undated

"A Bend in the River" handwritten and typed manuscript fragments, Undated

 Item — Box: 1.B.10, Folder: 4, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.10.4.1
Scope and Contents Handwritten and typed manuscript fragments of V. S. Naipaul novel "A Bend in the River" with notes and revisions throughout. Handwritting in both V. S. Naipaul and Patricia Naipaul.
Dates: Undated

"A Bend in the River" handwritten fragments & rewriting in a notebook, Undated

 Item — Box: 1.B.10, Folder: 5, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.10.5.1
Scope and Contents Handwritten fragments and rewriting in both V. S. and Patricia's hand for "A Bend in the River" in a Blue WHSMITH notebook. Many additional pages tipped-in the notebook.
Dates: Undated

"A Bend in the River" rewritten draft of first parts of a book, Undated

 Item — Box: 1.B.10, Folder: 7, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.10.7.1
Scope and Contents Rewritten draft of first part of "A Bend in the River" handwritten in a blue WHSmith notebook.
Dates: Undated

"A Bend in the River" draft continued from part 4 to the end, Undated

 Item — Box: 1.B.10, Folder: 8, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.10.8.1
Scope and Contents Draft of "A Bend in the River" from part 4 to the end written in a pink WHSmith notebook.
Dates: Undated

"A Bend in the River" carbon copy typed draft continued, p.156-256, 1978-06-04

 Item — Box: 1.B.10, Folder: 10, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.10.10.1
Scope and Contents Carbon copy typed draft continued, P.156-256, of "A Bend in the River" with corrections in ink and pencil. Typed text of final pages dated, 4 June 1978. V. S. Naipaul added note in red ink "12:45 Mon. Aug 28 1978 overcast wilsford first copy typed."
Dates: 1978-06-04