File 2006 01 53 - Manuscript fragments of Oedipus and Eurydice short story

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CA ON00389 2-2-2-2006 01 53


Manuscript fragments of Oedipus and Eurydice short story


  • [ca. January 4, 1954] (Creation)

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0.4 cm of textual materials (36 p.)

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File consists of a postmarked envelope addressed to Sheila Watson in Calgary in her own handwriting containing 36 typed and heavily annotated pages of a short story featuring the characters Oedipus, Orpheus and Eurydice. Of these, 14 pages are attempts at the opening paragraphs of the story. One fragment has been annotated "Oedipus & Euryd". Also includes a page of handwritten notes by Watson of french terms for various birds species.


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