Dorothy L. Sayers Notebook Collection
Scope and Contents
This archive contains 11 notebooks with notes in several languages by Dorothy L. Sayers. A wide variety of topics are covered, but most of the material relates to Dante Alighieri and his works. Titles from the notebooks include: “The Burning Bush,” “Neutral Angels,” The Sacred Monarchy in the 10th Century, A Santi – Conzoniere, and P. Mandonnet – Siger of Brabant.
The notebooks were purchased by the Wade Center from Barbara Reynolds in 1999.
- Created: 1947-1957
Conditions Governing Access
Copies or publication of unpublished materials by Dorothy L. Sayers require permissions from the Sayers Literary Executor.
1.00 box : 11 folders
0.5 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
This archive contains 11 notebooks with notes in several languages by Dorothy L. Sayers. A wide variety of topics are covered, but most of the material relates to Dante Alighieri and his works.
The notebooks are divided into a folder apiece without any deviation from the order in which they were received. Blank pages from the notebooks were not photocopied and do not appear in the research copies.
Source of Acquisition
Other Descriptive Information
There is a research copy of this collection. There is an acquisition file for this collection. Cross-referenced as MS-324.
Processed by Laura Schmidt
- Dorothy L. Sayers Notebook Collection
- Laura Schmidt
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