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   William Seward Burroughs Papers, 1957-1976.

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); William S. Burroughs Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Series IV: Victor Bockris Files, 1965-1975

Victor Bockris, a friend and collaborator of Burroughs, Victor Bockris write several articles about Burroughs and edited both Burroughs's collection of essays, The Adding Machine and the interview-based book With William Burroughs: A Report from the Bunker. This series of material includes numerous drafts of and notes for With William Burroughs, as well as some of Burroughs's published writings collected by Bockris- including a small run of Crawdaddy Magazines featuring articles or columns by Burroughs and a copy of The Paris Review that includes both an interview with Burroughs and his essay "St. Louis Return."

Correspondence and Ephemera

Box 3
Folder 2
With William Burroughs
Draft-- Preface with Barry Miles Comments
1975
Box 3
Folder 3
Drafts and Notes,
undated
(3 Folders)
Box 3
Folder 4 to 6
Drafts and Notes
(2 Folders)

Box 4
Folder 1 to 2
Notes on Burroughs,
undated
Box 4
Folder 3
Collected Burroughs Writings
Black Mask,
August, 1974
Box 4
Folder 4

(contains Burroughs's "Coldspring News")

The Paris Review, Fall,
1965
Box 4
Folder 5

(contains Burroughs's "St. Louis Return" and an interview with Burroughs)

Crawdaddy,
June-December, 1975
(2 Folders)
Box 4
Folder 6 to 7
New York Arts Journal,
undated
Box 4
Folder 8

(includes Bockris interview with Burroughs)

The Drummer,
undated
Box 4
Folder 9

(includes Bockris interview with Burroughs)

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