The Beckett Collection : Catalogues
The Beckett Collection has been recognised as being of national and international importance by the Museums, Libraries and Archives Council of Britain.

Billie Whitelaw in ’Happy Days’ 1979 © John Haynes  

Over 5000 items are catalogued on Unicorn, including all the manuscripts, and almost all the books, offprints, stage files and other printed materials.

There are handlists for the correspondence with Ruby Cohn, Jocelyn Herbert, and Pamela Mitchell.

The manuscript and typescript items are also described in Beckett at Reading: catalogue of the Beckett manuscript collection at the University of Reading, [compiled by] Mary Bryden, Julian Garforth, Peter Mills (Whiteknights Press and the Beckett International Foundation, 1998). » Order the catalogue

Supplements containing subsequent additions to the collection are available at the Special Collections Service.

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