Typescript, proof pages and related papers

Scope and Content

A further bundle of material relating to Behind the eyes, consisting of: final proofs of the volume's contents pages, which have been corrected by a proof reader (not Rickword himself); annotated typescript version of the volume's contents pages returned to Schmidt with a compliments slip from 'Eric' of the University of East Anglia, to whom the proofs of the volume were apparently lent; proof of half title page; rough notes about the preliminary pages; typescript drafts of the contents of the book's first three sections; copy letter and queries about the volume from Val Warner, the copy-editor; copy letter to Rickword from Schmidt relating to the proofs of the book; and a carbon typescript sheet of notes on discussions held with Rickword at his home in Halstead on 26 September 1975 relating to the projected volume.