The Brophy mss., 1962-1979, consist of the correspondence and writings of British author Brigid Brophy, 1929-1995.
The collection is organized into the following series: I. Correspondence; II. Major Works; III. Notebooks; IV. Essays; V. Reviews; VI. Speeches; VII. Reprints. An inventory of the collection is available.
The correspondence is primarily with publishers and editors and relates to Miss Brophy's publications. Correspondents include: Bryan David Farrer, Ronald Fletcher, David Paradine Frost, Arnold Abraham Goodman, baron Goodman, Giles Alexander Esme Gordon, Lawrence Grow, Caroline Hobhouse, Thomas Michael Maschler, Derwent James May, Karl Ernest Meyer, William Targ, Violet (Keppel) Trefusis, Fredric Warburg, Eric Walter White, Hugo Williams, Cecil Woolf, and Francis Wyndham. An "explanation of correspondence with Secker & Warburg" by Miss Brophy, Feb. 1979, completes this section.
Collection size: 275 items
Related manuscripts: Brophy mss. II