Letter and copy reply

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 WST/1/83
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 83a-b
  • Dates of Creation
      22-24 Sep 1947
  • Physical Description
      2 sheets

Scope and Content

Letter from Stevens listing small amendments to be made on proofs (no title given). Discusses binders James Macdonald and Arno Werner and their work. Stevens finds Macdonald very satisfactory, and is interested in Arno Werner's skills. With Duncan's reply giving thanks for the returned proofs. The Press have began to print the last signatures. Main topic of the letter details the debate over the inclusion of Stevens' complete books published by Knopf and acknowledgement of Knopf as the key publisher, along with the February 1947 reading at Harvard.