Bundle of papers relating to Essays and opinions, consisting of: manuscript notes on the volume's shape and contents made by Schmidt; an envelope addressed to Schmidt from Rickword; typescript text of a footnote for the volume; typescript list of the planned contents of the Appendix; nine photocopied reviews and articles by Rickword which were not used in the published version of the text; a photocopied version of the article 'Aristophanes and a Sobered World', with Rickword's emendations (these emendations were incorporated into a freshly typed version of the piece, which is included with the book's manuscript at /1 and further corrected by Rickword); a cutting from the Halstead Advertiser relating to the launch of the book; two photocopied cuttings relating to Rickword more generally; and two leaflets relating to poetry recordings made by Rickword.
Additional manuscript material and papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 133 CPA/1/1/1/82/7
- Dates of CreationJul 1974-2 Apr 1975 and n.d.
- Physical Description27 sheets
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Scope and Content
These papers were originally stored in a file containing papers relating to an interview with Rickword published in Poetry Nation (now at CPA/1/1/2/2).