The Anna Kavan Papers
1986.003.1

Series 1: Writings

Inventory

Anna Kavan abbreviated words in her manuscripts and often in her correspondence, particularly in her notes to Raymond Marriott. The following are examples of some of the more common abbreviations:

۸ ......of the
v........very
tk.......take, think
sd .....should, said
wd.....would
cd.......could
gt ......got, get
       
Words with suffixes may also be abbreviated, the suffix appearing as a superscript following the root word:

existg.....existing
retd........returned
posby.....possibly
       
  "America's Wonderful."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
1:1 "An Out of Date Story."  Typed short story, 6p.    
       
  "Ancestors."  (See Poetry)    
       
  "Another Ending."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
  "Any Day."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
1:2 "Anzac Day 1941."  TMs draft short story, 6p.    
       
  "As Long As You Realize."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "As Near As I Got to China."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
1:3 Asylum Piece and Other Stories.  Press cuttings and carbon copied transcriptions of reviews.    
       
  "The Atom of God Near Balboa."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "The Bank."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
1:4 "The Beautiful Luz."  Carbon copy typed draft short story with handwritten revisions, 17p.    
  Typed draft, another version with handwritten revisions, 16p.    
1:5 Typed draft, third version with handwritten revisions, 16p.    
  Typed draft with handwritten revisions, a fourth version   18p.    
       
  "The Big Bang."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
1:6 A Bright Green Field and Other Stories.  "New and Splendid."  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 48p; pencil sketch on verso p34.    
1:7 "One of The Hot Spots."  Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 8p.  (See also "The Cactus Sign")    
1:8 Press cuttings of reviews.    
       
  "The Brother."  (See I Am Lazarus)    
       
1:9 "The Bus Queue." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 18p; carbon copy typed draft, another version with handwritten revisions, 9p.    
       
1:10 "But the Lives of My Friends."  Typed short story, 6p.    
       
  "The Cactus Sign."  Typescript of proposed anthology of short stories with handwritten revisions:    
1:11 "The Cactus Sign."  p1-9.    
  "Lions Don't Live in China."  p10-14.    
  "America's Wonderful. p15-20.   (See also 2:3)    
1:12 "Facing Up to Reality."  p21-23.    
  "Some of the Things That Happen."  p24-28.    
  "Memory of Maccassar."  p29-32.  (See also 2:6)    
  "Sorry I Can't Do Anything."   p33-40.    
1:13 "As Near As I Got to China."  p41-47.  (See also 2:4)    
  "Honey Don't You Mind."   p48-54.    
  "Lonely Unholy Shore."   p55-58.    
1:14 "Department of Slight Confusion."   p59-60.    
  "We Know All the Answers."   p61-70.    
  "No More Roseate Views of the Tropics."   p71-76.    
1:15 "The Pain, the Island, Sweet Lady."   p77-81.    
  "Subjects of General Interest."   p82-87.    
  "Lord Have Mercy On Us."   p88-91.    
  "Lover and Friend Hast Thou Put Far From Me and Mine Acquaintance Into Darkness."  p92-108.    
1:16 "One of the Hot Spots."   p109-116.    
  "A Day in Batavia."  p117-131.  (See also 2:5)    
  "As Long As You Realize."  p132-139.    
1;17 "In Short I Was Afraid."  p140-144.    
  "The Bank." p145-148.    
  "The Hotel."  p149-153.    
  "The Lion."  p154-158.    
  "The Hour."  p159-161.    
  "Thinking About Sumatra."  p162-167.    
1:18 "There's Lovely."  p168-172.    
  "The Second Tuesday."  p173-177.    
  "Twelve Thousand Miles of It."  p178-186.    
2:1 "The Atom of God Near Balboa."  p187-196.    
   "We Know the Boys Will Bring Us Our Joys."  p197-208.    
2:2 Carbon copy typed fragments p134-135, 148-149, 150-164, 170-207.    
2:3 "America's Wonderful."  Carbon copy typed draft, a separate copy, with handwritten revisions, 7p.  (See also 1:11)    
2:4 "As Near As I Got to China."  Carbon copy typed draft, a separate copy, with handwritten revisions, 8p.  (See also 1:13)    
2:5 "A Day in Batavia."  Carbon copy typed draft, a separate copy, with handwritten revisions, 14p.  (See also 1:16)    
2:6 "Memory of Maccassar."  Carbon copy typed draft, a separate copy, with handwritten revisions, 5p.  (See also 1:12)    
2:7 "Take It Easy."  Typed draft, not included in the complete collection above, 6p.    
2:8 "Carla's Game."  Typed draft short story, 18p.    
       
  "Change At Colon."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
2:9 Change the Name.  Press cuttings and typed transcriptions of reviews.    
       
  "A Cheery Sort of Chap."   (See My Soul in China)    
       
2:10 "The Children."  Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 102p.    
2:11 Typescript of above, with further handwritten revisions, 102p.    
       
  "Christmas Convoy."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
  "A Day in Batavia."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
2:12 "Dayspring."  Typed short story, 10p.    
   Carbon copy of same with handwritten revisions, 10p.    
  Typed fragments, another version   entitled "Dayspring (2) The Swan," 3p.    
2:13 Typed and carbon copy typed draft, a third version with handwritten revisions, 40p.    
2:14 Typed draft, a fourth version with handwritten revisions, 41p.    
       
  "Death to Traitors." (See My Soul in China)    
       
  "December." (See "Five Months Further")    
       
  "Department of Slight Confusion." (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
2:15 "Diligently practicing his professional stilt like walk...."  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 11p.    
  Carbon copy of same with further handwritten revisions.    
       
3:1 "The Dress."  Typed short story, 18p; carbon copy of same, another version with handwritten revisions.    
  Typescript of a third version with handwritten revisions, 19p. (See also Series 2: Correspondence: Symonds, John)    
       
3:2 "A Dubious Situation."  Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 10p, 2 copies.    
  Carbon copy of another version with handwritten revisions, 10p.    
  (See also Series 1: Writings: Notebook #9)    
       
3:3 "The Dustmen." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 13p.    
       
3:4 Eagle's Nest.  Typed transcription of a reader's report, 2p; press cuttings of reviews.    
       
3:5 "The End."  Handwritten and typed fragments of short story, 6 pieces.    
  Typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 6p.    
  Typescript of same with further handwritten revisions, 6p.    
       
3:6 "The event was to be expected...."  Carbon copy typed short story about Dr. Karl Bluth's death, with handwritten revisions, 18p.    
  Typed fragments of another version with handwritten revisions, 3p; carbon copy of same.    
  (See also ["Karl Theodor Bluth Obituary."])    
       
  "Facing Up to Reality." (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "Five Months Further."  Typed of proposed anthology of short stories with handwritten revisions:    
3:7 "September."   p280-301.    
  "The Voice of the Imagination."  p302-306.    
  "The Man With Two Faces."   p307-309.    
  "Any Day."   p310-316.    
  "October."   p317-322.    
  "Waitahanui Society."   p323-237.    
  "Interval, Evans the Milk, O.H.M.S."   p338-345.    
  "Labor Day."  p346-352.    
  "November."  p353-359.    
  "Rather Kafka."   p360-369.    
  "Another Ending."  p370-385.    
  "December."  p386-404.    
  "Pacific."  p405-408.    
  "The Big Bang."  p409-413.    
  "Change At Colon."  p414-423.    
  "Christmas Convoy."  p424-449.    
  "January."  p450-459.    
  "Losing the North."  p460-475.    
       
3:8 "The Forgotten Poet."   Typed fragment of a short story with handwritten revisions, 7p.    
3:9 Incomplete typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 43p.    
3:10 Carbon copy typescript of a third version with handwritten revisions, 48p.    
       
  "Getting Towards the End." (See My Soul in China)    
       
3:11 "Grandfather's Memory." Typed fragment of a short story with handwritten revisions, 1p.    
       
3:12 "Green." Typed short story, 26p. (See also Series 1: Writings: Notebook #9)    
       
3:13 "Got You!"  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 22p; handwritten note by Rhys Davies at top of p1.    
3:14 Carbon copy typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 20p; carbon copy typescript of previous carbon with further handwritten revisions, 20p.    
  (See also Series 1: Writings: Notebook #9)    
       
3:15 "Guilty."  Typed draft of proposed novel with handwritten revisions.  p1-75.    
3:16  p76-125.    
4:1 p126-185.    
4:2 Carbon copy typescript of anther version with handwritten revisions, p1-229.    
4:3 Typescript of previous carbon with further handwritten revisions.    
4:4 "Homecoming."  Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 13p.    
       
  "Honey Don't You Mind." (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
4:5 "Hope Deferred."  Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten  revisions, 6p; handwritten note on verso of title page.    
       
4:6 "Hope Deferred." [A different story with same title as above.]   Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, p1-115.    
4:7 p116-251.    
       
  "The Hotel."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "The Hour."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
4:8 The House of Sleep.  Memorandum of Agreement.    
       
4:9 "The House Turned Away From the Road."  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 29p.    
       
5:1 I Am Lazarus and Other Stories.  "The Brother." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 20p.    
5:2 Typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 19p.    
5:3 "The Picture." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 9p.    
5:4 Press cuttings of reviews.    
       
5:5 "I Fight On My Feet." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 7p. (See also Series 1: Writings: Notebook #12)    
       
5:6 Ice.  Incomplete typed and carbon copy typed fragments, 134p.    
5:7 Galleys with handwritten revisions.    
5:8 Photocopy of a Peter Owen edition inscribed by Anna Kavan to Raymond Marriott indicating Kavan's corrections to text.    
5:9 Press cuttings of reviews.    
       
  "I'm Wondering Where I Stand Now."  (See My Soul in China)    
       
5:10 "Immortal Darkness."  Carbon copy typed short story, 12p.    
       
  "In Short I Was Afraid."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "Internal, Evans the Milk, O.H.M.S.  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
5:11 "An Invitation." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 11p; typescript of another version   16p.    
       
5:12 "Involved." Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 9p, 2 copies.    
       
  Julia and the Bazooka and Other Stories.  "Clarita." (See Series 1: Writings: Notebook #13)    
       
5:13 "Now and Then." Carbon copy typed short story, 18p; handwritten note by Rhys Davies.    
       
5:14 "Obsessional."  Typed fragment of a short story with handwritten revisions, 1p.    
       
5:15 "A Visit." Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 10p, with handwritten by Rhys Davies.    
  Carbon copy typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 8p.    
  Excised appearance of story in Queen, Mar 1970.    
       
6:1 "The Zebra-Struck."  Typed short story with handwritten revisions and handwritten revisions taped over original text, 24p.    
6:2 Handwritten and typed fragments, 31 pieces.    
6:3 Press cuttings of reviews.    
       
  "January."   (See "Five Months Further")    
       
6:4 ["Jungle Warfare."]   Carbon copy typed short story with suggested title by Rhys Davies, 9p.    
  Typescript of same with handwritten revisions.    
  Handwritten and signed note by Rhys Davies, 1p.    
       
6:5 "Karl and his wife arrived home from the continent...."  Incomplete carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, p1-4, 7-17, 19-45.    
       
6:6 ["Karl Theodor Bluth Obituary."]  Handwritten fragment of an obituary, 2p.    
  Carbon copy typescript, 1p; typescript of previous draft with handwritten revisions, 1p.    
  Clean carbon, 2p, 2 copies.    
  Handwritten draft, (not Kavan's), 2p.    
  Press cutting of Raymond Marriott's version  of Karl Theodor Bluth's obituary.    
  (See also Series 2: Correspondence: Salgaller, Mr.)    
       
  "Labor Day."   (See "Five Months Further.")    
       
6:7 "The Last Rose."  Typed and carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 6p.    
       
  "The Lion."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "Lions Don't Live in China."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "The little girl lived with her mother and aunt...."  Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 11p.    
       
   "Lonely Unholy Shore."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
6:9 "A Long Way From Home." Incomplete typed short story, 28p; typed and carbon copy typed fragments with handwritten revisions, 12p.    
       
  "Losing the North."   (See "Five Months Further")    
       
  "Lord Have Mercy On Us."   (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "Lover and Friend Hast Thou Put Far From Me and Mine Acquaintance Into Darkness." (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "The Man With Two Faces."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
6:10 "The Marauder."  Carbon copy typed short story, 19p; typescript of previous carbon with handwritten revisions.    
6:11 Typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 14p.    
  Carbon copy of previous typescript with further handwritten revisions; handwritten note by Rhys Davies.    
       
  "Memory of Maccassar." (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
6:12 "The Mists."   Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 17p; typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 17p.    
       
6:13 "The Monster." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 11p.    
       
6:14 "My Secret."  Carbon copy typed short story, formerly entitled, "A Secret Confession," with handwritten revisions, 5p.    
       
6:15 My Soul in  China.  A Novella and Stories.  Incomplete carbon copy typescript of short stories, bound together, with handwritten revisions:    
  "A Very Old Story."  p1-17.    
  "Truly the Light Is Sweet."  p18-22.    
  "A Cheery Sort of Chap."  p23-46.    
  "Three Conversations."  p47-65.    
       
  The following drafts are separate from the bound version  above:    
6:16 "Death to Traitors."  Carbon copy typescript, 14p.    
6:17 "Getting Towards the End."  Carbon copy typescript with handwritten note by Rhys Davies indicating this story to be omitted, p159-170.    
6:18 "I'm Wondering Where I Stand Now." Carbon copy typescript with handwritten note by Rhys Davies, 7p.    
6:19 "My Soul in China." Incomplete Carbon copy typescript, p1-2, 14-16.  (See p40-41 of published edition)    
       
6:20 "A Summer Evening."  Typescript with handwritten and typed revisions, 4p.    
       
6:21 "Winter Incident."  Incomplete carbon copy typescript, p10-11, 19-21.    
  Carbon copy typescript of another version  bound together, with handwritten revisions, p66-93.    
7:1 TMs preliminary report by Rhys Davies with handwritten notes, 2p.    
7:2 Handwritten table of contents and introduction by Rhys Davies, 6p.    
  Carbon copy typescript with handwritten revisions and notes by Rhys Davies, 6p.    
  Typescript of previous carbon with further handwritten revisions, 5p.    
  Carbon copy typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 3p.    
7:3 Handwritten lists of queries and corrections by Rhys Davies, 8p; handwritten and signed letter from  Rhys Davies to Jenny Mussell, Sept 15, 1974, concerning the aforementioned queries, 1 sheet.    
7:4 Carbon copy of a memo from Jenny Mussell to "Beatrice," Dec 17, 1973, concerning the text, flyleaf, and preliminary pages, and a note for the printer, 1 sheet.    
  Preliminary pages, table of contents, title pages, 13p.    
  Book proof with handwritten corrections by Rhys Davies.    
7:5 Specimen pages.    
       
7:6 "My Work."  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 8p; carbon copy typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 7p, 2 copies. (See also Series 1: Writings: Notebook #9)    
       
  "New and Splendid."  (See A Bright Green Field)    
       
7:7 "News of A Death."  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 16p.    
7:8 Carbon copy typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 9p.    
  Typescript of previous carbon with further handwritten revisions.    
       
  "The Night Expert."  (See "The Sleepmakers")    
       
  "The Nightcats."  (See "The Sleepmakers")    
       
  "No More Roseate Views of the Tropics." (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "November."  See "Five Months Further")    
       
  "Now and Then."  (See Julia and the Bazooka)    
       
   "October."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
  "One of the Hot Spots."  (See A Bright Green Field and "The Cactus Sign")    
       
7:9 ["Oswald and Rejane."]  [c1957.]  Typed draft of  proposed novel with handwritten revisions and additions, p1-117.    
7:10 p118-251.    
       
  "Pacific."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
  "The Pain, the Island, Sweet Lady." (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
7:11 "The Parson."  Typed draft of proposed novella with handwritten revisions, 155p.    
7:12 Typed fragments of another version   12p.    
  Carbon of previous typescript with handwritten revisions.    
7:13 Setting copy for Peter Owen 1995 edition, with handwritten editor's revisions, corrections and deletions of text.  Preliminary pages, 6p; text, 149p.    
7:14 Superseded, discarded, and retyped pages, with handwritten editor's revisions, corrections, and notations. 31p.    
       
  "The Picture."  (See I Am Lazarus)    
       
7:15 [Poetry.]   handwritten, typed and carbon copy typed drafts:    
  "All outspread things...."    
  "Ancestors."    
  "The human language is far too hard...."    
  "I happen to be sick...."    
  "One of us no-ones like us...."    
  "Peace shimmers like the haze of sun...."    
  "Premature."    
  "The rock spoke out of the other room...."    
  "Shall there be evening...." [handwrite draft removed from Karl Theodor Bluth correspondence.]    
  "The thing to remember...."    
  "Things."    
  "Those Islands."    
       
7:16 "Possessions."  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 17p.    
  Carbon copy fragment of previous draft with further handwritten revisions, 5p.    
7:17 Incomplete typescript of  another version with handwritten revisions, p1-17, Chpt I.    
7:18 Incomplete typescript in 2 version s, with handwritten revisions, p12-21, Chpt II.    
       
  "Premature."   (See [Poetry])    
       
8:1 "The Prince."  Carbon copy typed draft short story, 9p.    
       
8:2 "The Question of Answers." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 17p.    
       
8:3 "The Question of Communications." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 6p.    
       
8:4 "The Question of Reductions."   Typed short story, 7p.    
       
8:5 "Questions for My Witch-Mother."  Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 15p, 2 copies.    
       
8:6 "The Tutor."  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 70p.    
8:7 Typescript of  another version   50p.    
8:8 Typescript of  a third version with handwritten revisions, 15p.    
  Carbon of previous typescript with further handwritten revisions.    
       
  "Rather Kafka."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
  "The Return."  (See Series 1: Writings: Notebook #3)    
       
8:9 "The Ruth Room." Typed short story, 11p; typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 11p.    
       
8:10  A Scarcity of Love.  Press cuttings of reviews.    
       
  "The Second Tuesday."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
   "A Secret Confession."  (See "My Secret")    
       
8:11 "The Seed." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 17p. (See also Series 1: Writings: Notebook #9)    
       
  "September."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
8:12 "The Sleepmakers."  Typed of proposed collection of short stories with handwritten revisions:    
  "The Night Expert."  p1-11.  (See also 8:14)    
  "The Solitary Places Will Be Glad."  p12-18.  (See also 8:15)    
  "The Nightcats." p19-24.  (See also 8:13)    
  "The Sleepmakers." p25-30.    
       
  The following drafts are separate from the bound version  above:    
8:13 "The Nightcats." Typescript with handwritten revisions, 9p. (See also: 8:12)    
8:14 "The Night Expert."  Carbon copy typescript of another version   14p.  (See also 8:12)    
8:15 "The Solitary Places Will Be Glad." Carbon copy typescript, 10p.  (See also 8:12)    
  Typescript of previous carbon with handwritten revisions.    
       
  "The Solitary Places Will Be Glad."  (See "The Sleepmakers")    
       
8:16 "Some Living Or Dreaming Or Something."  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 18p.    
       
  "Some of the Things That Happen."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
8:17 "Something Missing."  Typed and carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 15p.    
       
  "Sorry I Can't Do Anything."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
8:18 Springtime Two.  An Anthology of Current Trends in Literature.  Press cutting of letters to the editor concerning the book in which Kavan's short story, "A Bright Green Field" appears.    
       
8:19 "Starting A Career."  Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 10p.    
       
8:20 "The Stone People." Carbon copy typed  play, 15p; TMs draft, another version with handwritten revisions, 14p.    
       
8:21 "A Story For K. Th." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 13p, and handwritten note by Rhys Davies.    
       
  "Subjects of General Interest." (See "The Cactus Sign")    
8:22 ["Swindle."]  Typed and carbon copy typed short story in several version s:    
  "A Bit of A Swindle."  Carbon copy typescript with handwritten revisions, 6p.    
  "A Doctor's Life."  Carbon copy typescript with handwritten revisions, 4p.    
  "A Night Call."  Incomplete carbon copy typescript with handwritten revisions, 5p.    
  "Swindle (3)."  Typescript with handwritten revisions, 5p.    
  Carbon copy of another version with handwritten revisions, 8p.    
       
  "A Summer Evening."  (See My Soul in China)    
       
  "Take It Easy."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "There's Lovely."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "Thinking About Sumatra."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "Things." (See [Poetry]) (See also Series 1: Writings: Notebook #14)    
       
  "Those Islands."  (See [Poetry])    
       
  "Three Conversations." (See My Soul in China)    
       
  "Truly the Light Is Sweet."  (See My Soul in China)    
       
  "Twelve Thousand Miles of It."   (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "A Very Old Story."   (See My Soul in China)    
       
  "A Visit."   (See Julia and the Bazooka)    
       
  "The Voice of the Imagination."  (See "Five Months Further")        
       
  "Waitahanui Society."  (See "Five Months Further")    
       
  "We Know All the Answers."  (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
  "We Know the Boys Will Bring Us Our Joys." (See "The Cactus Sign")    
       
8:23 "What Can It Mean." Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 3p; carbon copy typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, 4p.    
       
8:24 Who Are You?  Press cuttings of reviews.    
       
8:25 ["Witch-Girl."]  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 38; handwritten note  by Rhys Davies on p1; loose handwritten note by unknown person.    
8:26 Typescript of another version with handwritten revisions, p1-30; another copy of p1.    
       
  "Winter Incident."  (See My Soul in China)    
       
9:1 "The Words of Mercury Are Harsh After the Songs of Apollo." Typed draft of proposed novella with handwritten revisions, pi-ii, 1-12, 12a, 13-17, 17a, 18-108, 108a, 109-186.    
       
9:2 "The Wreath."  Typed short story with handwritten revisions, 9p.    
  Carbon copy of previous draft, with further handwritten revisions.    
  Carbon copy typescript, bound together, of another version with handwritten revisions, 22p.    
       
9:3 "The Young Squire and the Foam Problem." Carbon copy typed short story with handwritten revisions, 11p.    
       
  "The Zebra-Struck." (See Julia and the Bazooka) (See also Series 1: Writings: Notebook #14)    
       
9:4 "Nipper" file folder in which 12 short stories were found. See individual titles listed here in the order in which they were found:    
  "Anzac Day 1941."    
  "An Out of Date Story."    
  "But the Lives of My Friends."    
  "The Question of Communications."    
  "The Picture."    
  "The Question of Reductions."    
  "The Question of Answers."    
  "As Near As I Got to China."    
  "Memories of Maccassar."    
  "One of the Hot Spots."    
  "A Day in Batavia."    
  "America's Wonderful."    
       
9:5 [Unidentified.]  Typescript with handwritten revisions and additions found with "I Fight on My Feet," 8p.    
9:6 Handwritten and typed fragments pulled from Raymond Marriott material, 46p.    
9:7 [Note: some pages were pinned together with hypodermic needles]. 87 pieces.    
9:8 52 pieces.    
10:1 40 pieces found together in a file folder. 1 handwritten and signed letter from George Bullock to Anna Kavan, 13 Jul, 1949, with handwritten note by Anna Kavan removed to correspondence.  Also removed to Series 5: Personal  Papers, is Kavan's checque for 38 [pounds] written to C. Ranell.    
10:2 63 pieces.    
10:3 40 pieces.    
10:4 42 pieces    
10:5 43 pieces.    
10:6 31 pieces.    
11:1 54 pieces.    
11:2 45 pieces.    
11:3 30 pieces.    
       
Notebooks
Please note: The contents of the following 15 notebooks are, for the most part, unidentified.  Fragments that could be identified have been noted.
12:1 Notebook 1.    
12:2 Notebook 2: Fragments of a play.    
12:3 Notebook 3: "The Return."    
12:4 Notebook 4.    
12:5 Notebook 5.    
12:6 Notebook 6.    
12:7 Notebook 7.    
12:8 Notebook 8.    
12:9 Notebook 9: Handwritten list which includes "Green," "My Work," "The Possessed," "A Dubious Situation," "A Personal Protest," "The Tutor," "Got You," "The Seed."    
12:10 Notebook 10: Book reviews of The Company She Keeps  by Mary McCarthy, and The Inquest  by Robert Neumann.    
12:11 Notebook 11.    
12:12 Notebook 12: "I Don't Fight On My Feet"/"I Fight On My Feet."    
13:1 Notebook 13: Pages removed from a 2-ring black binder.  Fragments containing references to "Clarita," "the leopard," "Karl Theodor Bluth," "vulture jet," "LSD," 47p.    
13:2 Notebook 14: Pages removed from a 2-ring green binder.   Fragments include "The Zebra-Struck," "Things."    
13:3 Notebook 15.    
       
Diaries
13:4 Diary 1: Jul-Oct, 1926.    
13:5 Diary 2: Oct 1926-Jan 1927.