Title: John Norman manuscript
Call Number: Coll186
Creator: Norman, John, 1931-
Dates: circa 1975
Size: 1 box (.25 linear feet)
Language: English
Abstract: Contains one photocopy of the typescript for "Marauders of Gor" by John Norman, the ninth book in Norman's "Gorean Saga" series. The manuscript is undated and 443 pages. It contains a table of contents, and the Daw Books Inc. stamp is on the title page. John Norman is the pen name of John Frederick Lange Jr.
Citation: John Norman manuscript, Science Fiction Literary Manuscripts, Collection 186, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).

Administrative/Biographical Note

John Frederick Lange Jr. is the real name of John Norman, an American author and philosophy professor best known for the Gor series.

Scope & Content


Manuscript is divided into four folders and organized by page number.

Provenance Information

Provenance and Acquisition Information

Includes MSS-0856. Accession information unknown.

Processing Note

Manuscript was housed in four acid-free folders as part of the Rosenfeld Manuscripts collection. Previously assigned Ms. Coll #10 and MSS-0856.

Descriptive Rules Used

Describing Archives: a Content Standard (DACS)

Archives Processing Manual: Description (2015): The processing manual used in Special Collections for all descriptive platforms, including PastPerfect.

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Finding Aids

Finding Aid: http://library.umbc.edu/speccoll/findingaids/coll186.php

Access Conditions

No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions and Use

Reproductions allowed for research purposes. Copyright maintained by the creator.

Subject Headings


Norman, John, 1931-

Lange, John, 1931-


Norman, John, 1931- -- Gorean saga

Science fiction

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