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Literary papers and correspondence of the novelist and biographer, Nancy Brysson Morrison (1903-1986).

Identifier: MSS.27287-27373

Scope and Contents

Nancy Brysson Morrison was the sister of Margaret M Morrison, who wrote under the pseudonym 'March Cost', and T J Morrison, the novelist and script-writer. As well as publishing under her own name, she wrote numerous romances under the pseudonym 'Christine Strathern' between 1942 and 1959, but they are not represented among these papers.


  • Creation: 1918-1986, undated.

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87 Volumes

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The papers are arranged as follows. MSS.27287-27367. Literary papers MSS.27368-27372. Correspondence MSS.27373. Miscellaneous papers

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, 1975, 1988, with the exception of MS.27311, folios 17-115 presented, 1968, by Nancy Brysson Morrison, the author.

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