The handwritten manuscript actually includes the author’s editing notes. However, New York’s Morgan Library and Museum owns the first 12 pages of the work.
The AP had the scoop: “Sotheby’s books specialist Gabriel Heaton said the heavily corrected draft ‘has afforded an extremely broad audience an insight into the author’s writing process and reworkings.’ Sotheby’s says it is the only major manuscript by the author still in private hands.”
- George R.R. Martin & Robin Hobb To Appear Together in London Next Month
- Australian Author Among the Victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
- Fifteen Unpublished Elmore Leonard Stories to be Published Posthumously
- Gene Luen Yang: 'Our world is colorful, so our books should be too.'