Correspondence and papers of Roy Lancaster: papers relating to articles by Roy Lancaster for horticultural publications

Scope and Content

Correspondence mainly relating to articles submitted to horticultural publications in the United Kingdom and United States of America, proposals for future books on plants, introductions written by Roy Lancaster for other authors� books and the use of transparencies in publications. Includes correspondence with Elspeth Napier, editor of �The Garden�, Tony Venison at �Country Life�, editorial staff of other publications and publishers including �House and Garden�, �Pacific Horticulture�, �Practical Gardening�, J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd, Readers Digest, �The Times� and �The Sunday Times�

Includes galley proofs and drafts of articles sent to specialist colleagues for checking prior to submission

These papers were held together with metal file clasps, discarded, and were repackaged into four folders