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Ruthven Todd Manuscript

An inventory of his writings at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Todd, Ruthven, 1914-
Title: Ruthven Todd Manuscript
Inclusive Dates: 1940
Quantity: 1 v. (SC)
Abstract: Papers of the British author, novelist, poet. Died 1978. Holograph manuscript draft in notebook of an unfinished novel, "When the Bad Bleed, detective novel no. 2 by Richard Brothers" (pseud).
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
http://scrc.syr.edu

Biographical History

Ruthven Campbell Todd (1914–1978) was a Scottish poet and novelist, an editor of William Blake, and an artist. He also wrote under the name R. T. Campbell.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Ruthven Todd Manuscript consists of a single volume, a holograph manuscript draft in notebook of an unfinished novel entitled When the Bad Bleed, subtitled "detective novel no. 2 by Richard Brothers" (pseud.)

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings

Persons

Todd, Ruthven, 1914-

Subjects

English literature, 20th century.
Novelists, English.

Genres and Forms

Drafts (documents)
Notebooks.

Occupations

Authors.
Novelists.
Poets.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Ruthven Todd Manuscript,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Finding Aid Information

Created by: [Summit record]
Date: --
Revision history: 28 Jan 2008 - converted to EAD (MRC)

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Inventory

Writings
SC 109 When the Bad Bleed 1940 - holograph manuscript

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