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After publishing the renowned Bloody Chamber and Other Stories in 1979, Angela Carter’s name and work became fundamental...
Book, Illustration, Image
The Fairy Tales of Charles Perrault is a little known work of translation by Angela Carter, with illustrations by Martin...
Book, Photograph, Image
Cecil Beaton (1904–1980) was a fashionable and leading photographer of the 20th century. In a career that spanned five d...
Manuscript, Typescript, Draft
These two essays are part of the Angela Carter archive held by the British Library. The first is a draft of ‘Alison’s gi...
Manuscript, Typescript, Notebook, Draft
These are Angela Carter’s early drafts of the opening of Nights at the Circus, in which Fevvers and Jack Walser are intr...
In these manuscript notes, Angela Carter reveals how important the Granada cinema in Tooting was to her. Carter chose th...
Manuscript, Draft, Notebook
This collection of yellow writing pads and loose manuscript sheets contain notes for Wise Children, the 1991 novel by An...
Manuscript, Typescript, Draft
This collection of manuscript sheets and typescripts contain notes, drafts and fair copies for stories from The Bloody C...
This collection of notepads, loose sheets and typescripts contain notes and successive drafts for ‘The Bloody Chamber’, ...
This is one of two notebooks containing Angela Carter’s ideas and research notes for her magical realist novel, Nights a...
Book, Children's book, Illustration, Image
Cinderella is one of the best-known fairy tales in the western world. The basic elements of the story we know today can...
This is a selection from Nightwood (1936), a novel by the artist and writer Djuna Barnes (1892–1982), with a preface wri...
This is the notebook that Angela Carter used to record research and ideas for Wise Children, her 1991 novel about twins,...
The Company of Wolves is a 1984 British horror film co-written by Angela Carter and Neil Jordan. Directed by Jordan, it...
These photographs are from Max Reinhardt's extravagant and spectacular 1935 Hollywood production of A Midsummer Night's...