Notebook containing press cuttings, reviews, etc. relating to the publication of The Less Deceived, 1956 – 1958.

Scope and Content

Inserted at rear:

a) Handwritten list (by Philip Larkin): Contents of 'Various Poems' (original title of The Less Deceived)

b) Copy. Ts. Contract between The Marvell Press and Philip Larkin for the publication of The Less Deceived.

c) Letter (TLS) from the BBC Copyright Department to PAL regarding charges made by the Marvell Press for use of Larkin poems, 2 January 1955 [1956]

d) Account. Monies owed by the Marvell Press to Philip Larkin for The Less Deceived recording and subsidiary rights, 20 March 1963, with note by PAL regarding unpaid sums due from St Martin's Press, 29 March 1963

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