Collated proofs

Scope and Content

Page proofs of the book, from introduction onwards. This was originally Davis's own set: his corrections and emendations have been made predominantly in red ink, although some corrections in black also appear to be in his hand. Further corrections in green have been made by Margaret Hutchinson, who has also dated the proofs as collated on 17 April 1980. Stored with a letter to Schmidt from Davis (dated 25 March 1980) relating to proof corrections, in which he encloses the typescript poem 'Bells' for insertion as text for page 54 which is a blank in the proofs.