Manuscripts and papers of William Sharp (‘Fiona Macleod’). Edit


Component Unique Identifier
MS.15941, folios 153-199
Level of Description


  • 1893-1937, undated. (Creation)


  • 47 Leaves (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The papers include the dedication to Walter Pater of a work on Rossetti, 1893, parts of which were published by Elizabeth Sharp in ‘William Sharp’, pages 70-72; part of the prologue to ‘The laughter of Peterkin’; 'The immortal hour' from ‘The fortnightly review, volume lxviii (New Series), 1900, pages 867-896, with later corrections; and poems, some of which were published in ‘Poems and dramas’ by ‘Fiona Macleod’.

  • Bibliography

    Macleod, Fiona. - 'The immortal hour' in ‘The fortnightly review’, volume lxviii (New series) (1900); - ‘The laughter of Peterkin’ (London, 1897); - ‘Poems and dramas’ (London, 1910); Sharp, Elizabeth. ‘William Sharp’ (London, 1910).

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1973, by Noel F Sharp, Long Melford, Suffolk.