Lawlor, Patrick Anthony, 1893-1979 : Papers relating to Confessions of a journalist and other books

1935-1954, 1 May 1968
Lawlor, Patrick Anthony, 1893-1979Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd

Comprises papers and other material relating to Pat Lawlor's book 'Confessions of a journalist' (Auckland: Whitcombe and Tombs, 1935). Includes original typescript with annotations, printer's pulls of the illustrations, sample dust jackets, and copy of the published book. Also bound proof copy of Lawlor's `Books and bookmen' (Wellington: Whitcombe and Tombs, 1954), with annotations.

Letter to Lawlor from Dorothy Spencer on behalf of Winston Churchill; and letter from the London-based publisher Michael Joseph.

Second copy of `Confessions of a journalist' and four other books by Pat Lawlor.

Source of title - Supplied by Library

Quantity: 7 volume(s). 5 folder(s). 0.22 Linear Metres.

Physical Description: Typescripts and printed matter

Provenance: Some items possibly from the library of collector Ernest Vogtherr, whose book plate is pasted into the proof copy of `Books and bookmen'

Transfers: To Book Collections - Copy of Pat Lawlor's `Maori tales' (Sydney: New Century Press, 1926) - Several items were removed from large envelope and described separately. See ref. fMS-Papers-11914-3 for details..

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7 volume(s), 5 folder(s), 0.22 Linear Metres, Drafts (Documents), Annotations, Proofs, Personal correspondence, Manuscripts, Typescripts and printed matter
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