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Primo Levi manuscript collection

Document | Accession Number: 2016.78.1

The Primo Levi manuscript collection consists of the typescript text of a working draft of Primo Levi's original manuscript Se questo è un Uomo [If This Is a Man], which recounted his experiences as a prisoner at Auschwitz, and was later published as Survival in Auschwitz. Contains handwritten corrections and additions in red pencil; and includes 10 of the 17 chapters that were eventually included in the final publication. Many of the texts conclude with the date on which they were written, along with Levi’s name.

Date
inclusive:  1946-1947
Language
Italian
German
Genre/Form
Manuscripts.
Extent
10 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Eva Yona Deykin and Manuela Yona Paul
 
Record last modified: 2021-11-16 10:10:54
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