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Collection Level Description: Papers of Joyce Cary

Reference: MSS. Cary 1-347; Cary adds. 1-12
Title: Papers of Joyce Cary
Dates of Creation: Mid-19th century-1965
Extent: 359 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Arthur Joyce Lunel Cary (1888-1957) was an author. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Cary's papers include manuscripts and typescripts of published and unpublished works; files and notebooks; correspondence; and autobiographical and miscellaneous papers, newspaper cuttings and theses.

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Authors | 20th century

Novelists | 20th century

Cary | Arthur Joyce Lunel | 1888-1957 | Author

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