The Day of Creation (Autograph Manuscript): Chapters 12-17

Scope and Content

Chapters 12-17 in autograph draft. Most chapters have, in several places, interleaved numbered sheets which are usually smaller in size than the main sequence of numbered sheets and are designated (by the author) by a main sheet number followed by a letter, e.g. '188A' (and variants thereof).

Chapter 12. Numbered: 176B-K, 177-8, 178A, 179-88, 188A, 189-202.

Chapter 13. Numbered: 203-12, 211 (second sheet with this number), 213-14, 213A, 215-18.

Chapter 14. Numbered: 219-20, 220B-L, 221, 221LA-LC, 222, 222A-B, 223-4, 235-8.

Chapter 15. Numbered: 239-55, 257-9, 259A, [259B], 260-1.

Chapter 16. Numbered: 262-74.

Chapter 17. Numbered: 275-89, 289A-B, 290-1 (chapter 17 concludes on sheet 292 in the next file).

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Occasionally, staples have been left in situ in order to preserve the integrity of the text.