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MOTTRAM, Professor Eric Noel William (1924-1995)
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Draft texts by Mottram about Joseph Conrad, 1958-1983, with related articles

Joseph Conrad: Mottram manuscript essay opening 'In the preface to the secret agent...'; Mottram manuscript essay, with one typescript insert, opening 'Conrad's advice to a young writer...'; Mottram typescript essay headed 'Conrad: three novels', referring to The nigger of the Narcissus, Typhoon, and The shadow-line; Mottram manuscript notes on individual works by Conrad; partial photocopy of article by Ford Madox Ford 'Conrad and the sea' from The American Mercury June 1935, 169-175; photocopy of V.S. Naipul article 'The darkness of Conrad' from Naipul's The return of Eva Perón (Knopf, New York, 1980), with covering note, 19 May 1990, from correspondent in New York signing 'David'; newspaper cuttings on Conrad, 1958-1982; Portsmouth Polytechnic Library bibliography of articles on Conrad, 1965-1983

Draft text, 'Non-figuration in the American arts of the 1950s', with related papers, 1947 and 1987

Non-figuration: Mottram manuscript essay headed 'Non-figuration in the American Arts of the 1950s'; flyer listing lunchtime lectures at the Tate Gallery, July 1987, including Mottram with above title, and some correspondence from Richard Humphries of the Tate; offprint of Marshall McLuhan article 'Time, life and fortune' from View 7/3 (New York, 1947) 33-37; Mottram manuscript notes on individual artists and secondary sources; programme notes for National Film Theatre London series 'Art in cinema'; invitation to and flyer for concert 'American Musical Colourists', 1987, including settings of poems by Gary Snyder

Draft texts about William Wordsworth, 1948

William Wordsworth 1: Mottram manuscript essay headed 'Wordsworth and the prelude', 19 Oct 1948, written while at Pembroke College Cambridge; manuscript essay on Wordsworth's poem 'Strange fits of passion...'; manuscript essay 'Coleridge and Wordsworth'; manuscript essay 'Some critical statements on Wordsworth'; typescript essay headed 'Wordsworth's poetical career'; typescript essay 'Wordsworth's theory of poetry'; some manuscript and typescript notes on Wordsworth's works and secondary sources; newspaper cuttings 1963-1966 on Wordsworth and his poetry. Also notes on literature lectures taken down by Mottram as an undergraduate, c 1948.

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