Manuscript of the book from preface onwards, which takes the form of ribbon and carbon typescript, and Chapter One ('What is Traditional Poetry'?) is a photocopy of Powell's article of the same name [taken from PN Review 2]. This has been marked up with instructions on format and layout for printing, probably at the printing house rather than by Carcanet personnel.
Scope and Content
The page numbering system is as follows: Powell's original typescript numbering i-ii; photocopied article numbered 31-38; typescript numbering system running 20-85, with additional inserts 85a and 85b before 86.