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Finding the Centre: Two Narratives (Novel: 1984)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 105 Collections and/or Records:

"Genesis of a genius" Daily Mail, 1984-05-03

 Item — Box 1.B.17: Series 1993.001.1 [Barcode: 000021024962], Folder: 11, item: 6
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.17.11.6
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a news clipping reviewing V. S. Naipaul's novel "Finding the Centre: Two Narratives." Sent to V. S. Naipaul from Andre Deutsch publishing with a stack of book reviews.

Dates: 1984-05-03

"Guitoci Guide touristique de la Côte d'ivoire", 1982-06

 Item — Box 1.B.16: Series 1993.001.1 [Barcode: 000021024955], Folder: 1, item: 4
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.16.1.4
Scope and Contents

French publication translated to "Guitoci Tourist Guide to the Ivory Coast." Kept by V. S. Naipaul for his novel "Finding the Centre: Two Narratives" part II, entitled, "The Crocodiles of Yamoussoukro."

Dates: 1982-06

Handwritten meeting places, Undated

 Item — Box 1.B.16: Series 1993.001.1 [Barcode: 000021024955], Folder: 5, item: 8
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.16.5.8

Hotel Sofitel President Pamphlet, Undated

 Item — Box 1.B.16: Series 1993.001.1 [Barcode: 000021024955], Folder: 1, item: 2
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.16.1.2
Scope and Contents

French Pamphlet from a hotel in Yamoussoukro, Côte d’Ivoire. Kept by V. S. Naipaul for his novel "Finding the Centre: Two Narratives" part II, entitled, "The Crocodiles of Yamoussoukro."

Dates: Undated

"Indian songs" Les Nouvelles, 1984-05-31

 Item — Box 1.B.17: Series 1993.001.1 [Barcode: 000021024962], Folder: 13, item: 11
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.17.13.11

"Into the interior" New Society, 1984-05-03

 Item — Box 1.B.17: Series 1993.001.1 [Barcode: 000021024962], Folder: 11, item: 7
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.17.11.7
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a news clipping reviewing V. S. Naipaul's novel "Finding the Centre: Two Narratives." Sent to V. S. Naipaul from Andre Deutsch publishing with a stack of book reviews.

Dates: 1984-05-03

"Introduction à la Drummologie" G. Niangoran-Bouah, 1980

 Item — Box 1.B.16: Series 1993.001.1 [Barcode: 000021024955], Folder: 2, item: 2
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.16.2.2
Scope and Contents

French publication translated to "Introduction to drummology" written by G. Niangoran-Bouah. Inside cover autographed by author on August 12, 1982.Kept by V. S. Naipaul for his novel "Finding the Centre: Two Narratives" part II, entitled, "The Crocodiles of Yamoussoukro."

Dates: Publication: 1980

Ivory Coast contacts, 1982-11-04

 Item — Box 1.B.16: Series 1993.001.1 [Barcode: 000021024955], Folder: 5, item: 2
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.16.5.2
Scope and Contents

A list of potential contacts for V. S. Naipaul during his stay in the Ivory Coast for his novel "Finding the Centre: Two Narratives."

Dates: 1982-11-04

Ivory Coast Notebook, 1982-12-01

 Item — Box 1.B.16: Series 1993.001.1 [Barcode: 000021024955], Folder: 6, item: 2
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.16.6.2
Scope and Contents

Orange notebook containing notes from his trip to the Ivory Coast for his novel "Finding the Centre: Two Narratives."

Dates: 1982-12-01

"Journeys" Time, 1984-10-08

 Item — Box 1.B.17: Series 1993.001.1 [Barcode: 000021024962], Folder: 11, item: 19
Identifier: 1993.001.1.B.17.11.19
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a news clipping reviewing V. S. Naipaul's novel "Finding the Centre: Two Narratives." Sent to V. S. Naipaul from Andre Deutsch publishing with a stack of book reviews.

Dates: 1984-10-08