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File FL0444 - The swollen and the crisp : essay

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CA ACU SPC F0002-S0002-FL0444


The swollen and the crisp : essay


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8 items : 131 p.

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Typescript with holograph revisions and title A wedding in Calcutta; typescript with holograph revisions fragment which incorporates revisions of item one and has typescript title A wedding in Calcutta and holograph title The swollen and the crisp; typescript fragment which incorporates revisions of previous item; typescript with holograph revisions fragment with C. Blaise's holograph annotation "McGill reading draft"; typescript page seven which incorporates revisions on page seven of previous item; typescript (photocopy) complete version in third person; typescript (photocopy) fragment of pages 1 to 19 of previous item; typescript identical to item six with holograph revisions which change the text to a first person point of view. All of the items in this file are variant versions of the description of the wedding of Bharati Mukherjee's cousin in I, 14, of Days and nights in Calcutta. One version was submitted to Canadian Broadcasting Corporation for possible use on Anthology (see letter, MsC, (1975 June 17) from Robert Weaver to C. Blaise); other versions were used for readings at McGill University, Carlton University and the Double Hook Bookstore.

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