Note by Saul Holiff, 20 April 2000


A personal note about death. It begins with the Al-Ma'arri quote "Life is a malady whose one medicine is death" followed by a note about the approximate hours in one's life, and how many Holiff believed he had left.

In Collection:
Creator Subject Language Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 leaf ; 13.8 x 21.5 cm
Additional physical characteristics
  • The note is handwritten with blue highlighter under six lines. Paper is hole punched and has rounded corners.
Physical repository Collection
  • Saul Holiff Collection
  • Acquired from Jonathan Holiff, October 2016.
Provider Genre Archival item identifier
  • File: 1.12
  • Accession Number: 2016-018
Fonds title Fonds identifier Is referenced by Date digitized
  • March 27, 2018
Technical note
  • 600 dpi TIFF. Scanned using Epson GT-15000; Photoshop cropp & straighten; No colour correction; by KMercer. Metadata by JGreenhill, edited by SMacFarlane and KD.
  • Material is made available for research and private study; all other uses require permission of the copyright holders.

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