[Home] [Collection] [Book] [Expand] [Collapse] [Search Forms] [Previous Section with Hits] [Next Section with Hits] [Clear Search] [Preferences] [Print] [Export SGML/XML] [Help]

Expand Search


Guide to the Papers of Thomas Shapcott [Table of Contents]   Organisation

Shapcott, Thomas / Papers (U. of Queensland)

[-]

Summary


Summary

Creator: Shapcott, Thomas W. (Thomas William), 1935-
Title: Papers of Thomas Shapcott
Date range: 1956-
Reference number: UQFL 56
Extent: 54 boxes, 3 parcels
Repository: The University of Queensland Library, Fryer Library
Abstract: The collection comprises manuscripts of published and unpublished works -poems, opera librettos, short stories, novels, some early musical manuscripts, playscripts, articles and reviews. There is substantial material relating to Shapcott's work as an editor of anthologies, as a reader for publishing houses and as a member of literary and cultural boards and committees. There are also personal papers, photographs, memorabilia and correspondence. The correspondence includes letters to family, friends, publishers, and fellow authors. A large quantity of literary manuscript material is present as enclosures with the correspondence.

Guide to the Papers of Thomas Shapcott [Table of Contents]   Organisation