Jean Earle, A trial of strength

Scope and Content

File containing manuscript and proofs of Jean Earle's first poetry collection A trial of strength (Manchester: Carcanet New Press, 1980). The book was typeset in-house at Carcanet and printed by Billings; the proofs were collated by Margaret Hutchinson. The file also includes a further bundle of manuscript poems by Earle which were not selected for inclusion in the collection.