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Box 2


Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:

Joseph Conrad, 1998

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents Typescript with few emendations dated February 4, 1998, for essay "Joseph Conrad," along with list of people to whom he mailed the essay. Includes subfile on Foul Papers: 31 pp heavily emended typescript of "Joseph Conrad" and 32 pp of densely handwritten notes on Conrad – many written on the backs of abandoned typed letters.

Cid Corman, undated

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 9
Scope and Contents Two copies of essay "The Poetry of Cid Corman" (published in The Cambridge Quarterly) and essay "Cid Corman."

Kenneth Cox: The Manor, undated

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents Notes and carbon copies for "The Manor."

Kenneth Cox: Correspondence, 1969, 1978-2005

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 11-12
Scope and Contents Correspondence with Peter Dent, Donald Davie, Robert Kelly, Michael O'Brien, Daniel Soar (London Review of Books), Chris Sheppard, Hannan Beith, Robert Calder, Cid Corman, Michael Sheldon, John Freeman, Marius Kociejowski, Peter McCarey, William Corbett, Burton Hatlen, Sylvester Pollet, Natache, Thom Gunn, Joy Hendry, Margaret Boden, John Spiers, and Ann Betts, along with miscellaneous cards to Cox.

Kenneth Cox: Expositions, undated

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 13-14
Scope and Contents An early collection of KC's essays: 108pp typescript, n.d., with handwritten note by Cox, "Originally sent to Weinberger and rejected by New Directions, this MS has since been cannibalised." Dedication: To Deirdre and Stuart Montgomery. Contents: Ezra Pound, Hugh MacDiarmid, Basil Bunting, Villon, Briggflatts, Louis Zukofsky ("A"-19, "A"-22 & 23, "A"-24), Lorine Niedecker, Cid Corman, Robert Creeley.

Kenneth Cox: Traductions: Another Version of the Essays, undated

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 15
Scope and Contents The Kenneth Cox Collection consists of manuscript material and correspondence, primarily Cox's notes, research, and drafts. The files on Louis Zukofsky, Ezra Pound, and Lorine Niedecker constitute significant portions of the collection, and the file on Niedecker includes extensive correspondence from her to Cox.

William Cookson and Ada Laskowska, 2001

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents Various drafts of the "Preface" and "Contents" for Collected Studies; 37 handwritten and typed letters between Cookson and Cox (1969-2001); "Notes on a Translation from the French in XVI," a critique of a translation of Ezra Pound's Canto XVI into French February 2, 2001; correspondence with Ada ("Panna") Laskowska at Agenda regarding Collected Studies, 2001.