Scope and Content

David Arkell's manuscript of the book in the form of a bound ribbon typescript. Arkell has corrected and emended this throughout in turquoise, black, and in the last section purple and red ink. Michael Schmidt has carried out some light editing and prepared the text for print by including layout instructions and page divisions; Schmidt's annotations are made in blue, black and red ink, and in pencil. There are two pages numbered 229, one of which is incomplete and was added later using a different typewriter; the second page 229 is part of the original typescript sequence.


The volume was paginated by Arkell: the first bound part contains pages numbered 1-229 (with additional page 116A); the second bound section contains pp. 238-287. The nine loose sheets consist of: a second version of p. 229 followed by pp. 230-237.