Scope and Content

Manuscript of the collection in typescript and photocopy typescript form, including poem texts, title-page and Keene's prefatory note. Schmidt has added some notes on the structure of the collection in black on the title page, and has marked up the manuscript with projected page divisions for typesetting. The manuscript includes the poem 'Surviving' preceding 'Motions'; this title poem was subsequently dropped from the collection, and here has been crossed through. Stored with one original and one copy letter from Keene to Schmidt relating to the structure and changes in content of the collection; and to Keene's thoughts about PN Review (dated 5 and 9 August 1979).


The archivist has added running sheet numbers throughout.