Roy Harvey Pearce Papers, 1945-1995 (MSS 143)

Restrictions: In accordance with federal and state laws, confidential correspondence in boxes 3 & 7, as well as the Manuscript Reading Reports in box 32, are restricted until the year 2070.
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Extent: 12.6 Linear feet (33 archives boxes, 2 oversize folders)

Papers of Roy Harvey Pearce (1919-2012), scholar, critic, and founder of the UCSD literature department and the Archive for New Poetry. Included is correspondence regarding a wide variety of topics, for example, Jack Spicer research and the creation of the poetry archive. Correspondents include Robert Bly, David Ignatow, and Marshall McLuhan. Also included are a number of Pearce's scholarly projects (including the "Transcendental Workbook") and notes for several lectures.

Roy Harvey Pearce (1919-2012) has had a long and distinguished career in the field of literature. The founding father of both the UCSD literature department and the UCSD Archive for New Poetry, Pearce has also taught at the Ohio State University, UC Berkeley, Johns Hopkins, and the Claremont Graduate School. He is the author of The Savages of America/Savagism in Civilization (1953/1983), The Continuity of American Poetry (1961), Hawthorne Centenary Essays (1964), Historicism Once More (1969), and Gesta Humanorum: Studies in the Historicist Mode, as well as being the editor of Colonial American Writing (1950) and a general editor of The Centenary Edition of the Works of Nathaniel Hawthorne (1962).

Papers of Roy Harvey Pearce (1919-2012), scholar, critic, and founder of the UCSD literature department and the Archive for New Poetry. Included is correspondence regarding a wide variety of topics, for example, Jack Spicer research and the creation of the poetry archive. Correspondents include Robert Bly, David Ignatow, and Marshall McLuhan. Also included are a number of Pearce's scholarly projects (including the "Transcendental Workbook") and notes for several lectures.

Accession Processed in 1995

The Roy Harvey Pearce correspondence and subject files contain abundant correspondence with writers and scholars, typescripts, holograph notes, and manuscripts related to scholarly projects and lectures. Included are correspondence with notable figures such as Robert Bly, Clayton Eshleman, and the Canadian communications theorist, Marshall McLuhan. Subject files contain a wide variety of material: notes on the opening of Mandeville Center, correspondence and research regarding Jack Spicer, and a meticulously compiled "Transcendental Workbook."

Arranged in four series: 1) CORRESPONDENCE, 2) SCHOLARLY PROJECTS, 3) ARCHIVE FOR NEW POETRY, and 4) MISCELLANEOUS MATERIALS.

Accession Processed in 2003

The accession processed in 2003 contains correspondence with scholars, colleagues, writers, and students; lecture notes and teaching materials for literature courses taught at UCSD; administrative memoranda; and subject files.

Arranged in five series: 5) CORRESPONDENCE, 6) WRITINGS, 7) TEACHING MATERIALS, 8) SUBJECT FILES, and 9) MISCELLANEOUS MATERIALS.

Accession Processed in 2007

The accession processed in 2007 contains correspondence with scholars, colleagues, writers, and students; published books, articles and reviews; editorial projects; manuscript reading reports for different presses; talks and conferences; writings of others; and miscellaneous materials.

Arranged in eleven series: 10) CORRESPONDENCE, 11) BOOKS, 12) ARTICLES AND ESSAYS, 13) REVIEWS, 14) EDITORIAL PROJECTS, 15) PUBLISHING AGREEMENTS, 16) TALKS AND READINGS, 17) TEACHING MATERIALS, 18) MISCELLANEOUS MATERIALS, 19) MANUSCRIPT READING REPORTS, and 20) ORIGINALS OF PRESERVATION PHOTOCOPIES.

Container List

Accession Processed in 1995

CORRESPONDENCE

Scope and Content of Series

Series 1) CORRESPONDENCE: This series spans the years 1945 to 1989. Some of the Pearce's correspondents include Cid Corman, Jorge Guillen, David Ignatow, W.S. Merwin, Marianne Moore, and Theodore Roethke.

Box 1 Folder 1
Bly, Robert, 1963 - 1971
Box 1 Folder 2
Corman, Cid, 1977 - 1978
Box 1 Folder 3
Crews, Judson, undated
Box 1 Folder 4
Duncan, Otis Dudley, 1982
Box 1 Folder 5
Economou, George - Includes a typescript copy of "Amepikh: Book Two" by Economou, 1983
Box 1 Folder 6
Ellingham, Lewis - Materials related to Ellingham's "The Spicer Circle in San Francisco, 1956-1965" grant proposal, 1983
Box 1 Folder 7
Eshleman, Clayton, 1976
Box 1 Folder 8
Feinberg, Charles E., 1961
Box 1 Folder 9
Guillen, Jorge - Includes holograph and typescript versions of the Guillen's poem "Belen", 1971
Box 1 Folder 10
Hall, Donald - Contains a single letter to RHP and a collection of poems (typescript carbon) entitled "A roof of tiger lilies"
Box 1 Folder 11
Hoffman, Daniel, 1968
Box 1 Folder 12
Ingalls, Jeremy, 1959
Box 1 Folder 13
Ignatow, David, 1969 - 1972
Box 1 Folder 14
Lowell, Robert, 1963

McLuhan, Marshall

Box 1 Folder 15
1957 - 1962
Box 1 Folder 16
Typescripts and mimeographs including "Draft for Gutenberg Video," "Media Log," "Media Log II," "New Media and the New Education," and "The Executive Program in Business Administration," annotated by McLuhan
Box 1 Folder 17
Merwin, William S., 1988 - 1989
Box 1 Folder 18
Miles, Josephine, 1955 - 1980
Box 1 Folder 19
Moore, Marianne - Includes 5 letters from Moore to Don Cameron Allen and a miscellaneous letter from Moore to the Irish Consulate General, 1945 - 1963
Box 1 Folder 20
Peters, Robert, 1966
Box 1 Folder 21
Roethke, Theodore and Beatrice, 1959 - 1965
Box 1 Folder 22
Rothenberg, Jerome, 1975
Box 1 Folder 23
Stafford, William, 1973 - 1974
Box 1 Folder 24
Stephenson, Holly Stevens - [Correspondence regards Wallace Stevens], 1964
Box 1 Folder 25
Talamantez, Ines, 1974
Box 1 Folder 26
Tomlinson, Charles, 1972
Box 1 Folder 27
Wright, James, 1983

SCHOLARLY PROJECTS

Scope and Content of Series

Series 2) SCHOLARLY PROJECTS: This series contains Pearce's bicentennial lecture on "The Poetry of the American Revolution," his notes for the opening of Mandeville Center, research and correspondence regarding Jack Spicer, and an assemblage of Kenneth Cameron's "Transcendental Workbook." Included in this workbook are information regarding and reprints from Emerson, Thoreau, and Swedenborg. In loose connection with the workbook, there is a typescript reminiscence by Mrs. A. G. Ayers of her experience with Dr. William Carlos Williams.

Box 1 Folder 28
Bicentennial lecture - "The Poetry of the American Revolution", 1976
Box 1 Folder 29
Mandeville Center opening, 1974 - 1975
Box 2 Folder 1
Jack Spicer research, 1968 - 1975
Box 2 Folder 2-4
Transcendental Workbook, pages 1-110

Transcendental Notebook

Box 2 Folder 5-6
Pages 111-204
Box 2 Folder 7
Reprints from Emerson, Thoreau, and Swedenborg
Box 2 Folder 8
William Carlos Williams research. Typescript reminiscence by Mrs. A.G. Ayers, 1977

ARCHIVE FOR NEW POETRY

Scope and Content of Series

Series 3) ARCHIVE FOR NEW POETRY: Correspondence from the years 1973 to 1984 regarding the establishment and continuation of the Archive for New Poetry at UCSD. Much of the correspondence is administrative in nature, yet the supportive and enthusiastic voices of many scholars and poets shine through and the diligent collaboration of Michael Davidson with Pearce is particularly clear.

Correspondence

Box 2 Folder 9
Undated
Box 2 Folder 10
1973 - 1974. Contains correspondence documenting the creation of the Archive
Box 2 Folder 11-12
1975 - 1984

MISCELLANEOUS MATERIALS

Scope and Content of Series

Series 4) MISCELLANEOUS MATERIALS: This series houses three very discrete items: a photocopy of the poem/essay "Between the University and State" by Bea Cameron; a typescript copy of Gary Snyder's "Poetry and the Primitive;" and miscellaneous notes on Yvor Winters.

Box 2 Folder 13
Cameron, Bea. "Between the University and State" - Photocopy of poem/essay
Box 2 Folder 14
Snyder, Gary. "Poetry and the Primitive" - Typescript copy
Box 2 Folder 15
Winters, Yvor - Miscellaneous notes on

Accession Processed in 2003

CORRESPONDENCE

Scope and Content of Series

Series 5) CORRESPONDENCE: This series (1963-1995) is arranged alphabetically by correspondent and includes correspondence with David Ignatow, Alan Filreis, Glen MacLeod, and California Assemblyman John Vasconcellos. Typescript versions of writings by David Ignatow and Arnold Krupat are included with their correspondence files.

Box 3 Folder 1
Allen, Don Cameron, 1971 - 1972
Box 3 Folder 2
Atkinson, Chancellor Richard, 1980 - 1989
Box 3 Folder 3
Beebe, Mary
Box 3 Folder 4
Berman, Ronald, 1984

Restrictions Apply

Box 3 Folder 5
Birney, Alice Lotvin, 1990
Box 3 Folder 6-9
Brogan, Jacqueline Vaught, 1984 - 1994
Box 3 Folder 10
Budd, Louis, 1989
Box 3 Folder 11
Cameron, Douglas, 1977 - 1992
Box 3 Folder 12
Cancel, Robert, 1982
Box 3 Folder 13
Crowder, Dick, 1963
Box 3 Folder 14
Chung, Ok-Hee, 1990
Box 3 Folder 15
Clark, William Bedford, 1980 - 1991
Box 3 Folder 16
Cohen, Alain J.J., 1982

Restrictions Apply

Box 3 Folder 17
Daly, Robert, 1978 - 1985
Box 3 Folder 18
Dunseath, Thomas, 1976 - 1978
Box 3 Folder 19
Filreis, Alan, 1989 - 1991
Box 3 Folder 20
Fussel, Ed, 1979 - 1986
Box 3 Folder 21
Groves, Ted, 1982
Box 3 Folder 22
Haims, Lynn, 1982
Box 3 Folder 23
Hartnett, Stephen, 1990
Box 3 Folder 24
Heffernan, Michael, 1980 - 1987
Box 3 Folder 25
Hunt, Tim, 1986

Ignatow, David

Box 3 Folder 26
1978 - 1994
Box 4 Folder 1
I Have a Name - Typescript of final version, 1993
Box 4 Folder 2
"Leaving the Door Open for Friends" - Typescript of preliminary version
Box 4 Folder 3
Leaving the Door Open: Poems - Typescript
Box 4 Folder 4
Jackson, Thomas, 1979 - 1983
Box 4 Folder 5
Ketcheff, David, 1980

Krupat, Arnold

Box 4 Folder 6-10
1985 - 1994
Box 4 Folder 11
Includes two exegeses and one review by Krupat: "Criticism and the Canon: Pearce and the Indians: Cross-relations," "Anthropology in the Ironic Mode: The Work of Franz Boas," and the review of The Spoken Word and the Work of Interpretation by Dennis Tedlock, 1984
Box 4 Folder 12
Includes three exegeses by Krupat: "On the Translation of Native American Song and Story: A Theorized History," "Figures and the Law: A Rhetorical Reading of the Indian Removal Act of 1830," and "Native American Autobiography and the Synechdochic Self"

Lockwood, William

Box 4 Folder 13
1978 - 1979
Box 5 Folder 1-2
1981 - 1987
Box 5 Folder 3
MacLeod, Glen, 1980 - 1993
Box 5 Folder 4
McElroy, Chancellor William, 1974 - 1980
Box 5 Folder 5
Mariscal, George, 1988
Box 5 Folder 6
Owen, Charles A., 1973 - 1974
Box 5 Folder 7
Padget, Martin, 1993 - 1995
Box 5 Folder 9
Padilla, Ernest, 1987
Box 5 Folder 10
Randell, Fred
Box 5 Folder 11
Renker, Elizabeth, 1991 - 1992
Box 5 Folder 12
Ritvo, Marriet, 1978
Box 5 Folder 13
Shattuck, Roger, 1968
Box 5 Folder 14
Steinberg, Lawrence, 1986
Box 5 Folder 15
Taubman, Charles, 1979 - 1982
Box 5 Folder 16
Tuzin, Donald
Box 5 Folder 17
Vasconcellos, John, 1972 - 1973
Box 5 Folder 18
Ward, Cynthia, 1989
Box 5 Folder 19
Wasserman, Earl R., 1972
Box 5 Folder 20
Whelchel, Marianne, 1980 - 1981
Box 5 Folder 21
White, Peter, 1977 - 1986
Box 5 Folder 22
Williams, Shirley, 1977 - 1982
Box 5 Folder 23
Woodson, Thomas, 1992 - 1993
Box 5 Folder 24
Unidentified correspondents, 1949 - 1994

WRITINGS

Scope and Content of Series

Series 6) WRITINGS: This series contains only two folders: Letters to the Editor and administrative limericks.

Box 6 Folder 1
Letters to the Editor, 1969 - 1978
Box 6 Folder 2
Limericks

TEACHING MATERIALS

Scope and Content of Series

Series 7) TEACHING MATERIAL: This series is arranged numerically by course (1947-1990) and includes lecture notes, syllabi, course descriptions, library reserve lists, handouts, midterm examinations, final examinations and student papers for courses that Pearce taught.

Lit. Course #24 - The American Literary Imagination

Box 6 Folder 3
Lecture notes, syllabi, mid-term exams, final exams, photocopies of Emily Dickinson's poem "I am Nobody! Who are you?" and a photocopy of L. Q. C. McCaslin's genealogy as compiled by Michael Millgate, 1978 - 1984
Box 6 Folder 4
Lecture notes accompanied by photocopied excerpts from various undocumented sources, 1976 - 1977

Lit. Course #152 - The Origins of American Literature

Box 6 Folder 5
Syllabi, a course description, lecture notes, a photocopied chapter entitled "Wash" from The Unvanquished, by William Faulkner and a photocopy of "Delta Autumn" by Faulkner, 1976 - 1986
Box 6 Folder 6
Mid-term exams, final exams, lecture notes, and an article entitled "The Leatherstocking Tales Re-Examined" by Roy Harvey Pearce, 1979 - 1987

Lit. Course #152, Part II - The Origins of American Literature

Box 6 Folder 7
Lecture notes, a bibliography, a primary source list, and two papers entitled: "Report on the New England Mind" by Perry Miller and "The Decline of Puritanism in New England" by George Branam, 1947 - 1978
Box 6 Folder 8
Lecture notes, a photocopy of "The Uniqueness of the American Enlightenment" by D. H. Meyer, and a photocopy of a chapter entitled "The Western Spirit: 1780 - 1880"
Box 6 Folder 9
Lecture notes, a reprint copy of "The Leatherstocking Tales Re-Examined" by Roy Harvey Pearce, and a photocopy of the chapter "Paul Jones and the American Navy" from Lives of Distinguished American Naval Officers by James Fenimore Cooper
Box 6 Folder 10
Photocopied excerpts, 1987
Box 6 Folder 11
Lit. Course #245 - 19th-Century American Studies. Photocopy of Life of Franklin Pierce by Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1990

Lit. Course #245A

Box 6 Folder 12
Includes "Whitman's 1855 Leaves of Grass: or, The Crises of American Modernity, Utopian Longing, and The Paradox of History" by Stephen Hartnett, "The Emergence of the Novel as a Genre" by Richard Velor, and "Novel and Romance: A Survey" not ascribed, 1960 - 1990
Box 8 Folder 6
Syllabi, completed book order forms, library reserve lists, bibliographies, annotated bibliographies, lecture notes, and an article entitled "Literature, History, and Humanism: An Americanist's Dream" by Roy Harvey Pearce, 1970 - 1984
Box 7 Folder 1
Lit. Course #252 - Stevens and Eliot. Syllabi, bibliography, reading list, and two exegeses, 1988
Box 7 Folder 2
Lit. Course #271 - Library reserve list, 1972 - 1979

SUBJECT FILES

Scope and Content of Series

Series 8) SUBJECT FILES: This series is arranged alphabetically by subject or institution and documents administrative correspondence and activities, scholarly endeavors, grant proposals from other scholars, and job offers.

Box 7 Folder 3
American Academy of Arts and Sciences Conference: "History and Historicity", 1974 - 1976
Box 7 Folder 4
American Literature Association, 1989 - 1990
Box 7 Folder 5
American Literature Section / MLA, 1968 - 1988
Box 7 Folder 6-7
Annals of Poetics, 1973 - 1977
Box 7 Folder 8
Appointment of Assistant Professor of German Literature, 1970 - 1977

Restrictions Apply

Box 7 Folder 9
Blackhorse Farms, 1981 - 1984

Burckhardt, Sigurd

Box 7 Folder 10
Reviews for The Drama of Language: Essays on Goethe and Kleist, ed. by Pearce, 1972 - 1973
Box 7 Folder 11
Reviews for Shakespearean Meaning, ed. by Pearce, 1968 - 1970
Box 7 Folder 12
Reprint correspondence, 1967 - 1979
Box 7 Folder 13
California Anthology of 20th Century Poetry, 1990
Box 7 Folder 14
ELH (English Literary History), 1973 - 1975
Box 7 Folder 15
Elliot / Saville Controversy, 1978

Restrictions Apply

Box 7 Folder 16
Graduate Council, 1984 - 1989
Box 7 Folder 17-18
NEH Application: The Mark Twain Project, 1986 - 1994
Box 7 Folder 19
NEH grant proposal - "Domestic Enclosure/Encyclopedic Discourse: Nineteenth-Century Encyclopedias of Women Writers," by Nicole Hoffman, 1991
Box 7 Folder 20
Phi Beta Kappa, 1975 - 1991
Box 8 Folder 1
Reprint permission requests, 1967 - 1989
Box 8 Folder 2
Revelle Medal nominations, 1984 - 1986
Box 8 Folder 3
U.C. Press, 1989
Box 8 Folder 4
Visa Defense Committee to Aid Chilean Scholars, 1974
Box 8 Folder 5
Wallace Stevens Society, 1976

MISCELLANEOUS MATERIALS

Scope and Content of Series

Series 9) MISCELLANEOUS MATERIALS: Commemorative mementos and a photograph of Pearce.

Box 8 Folder 6 Oversize FB-271-03
Commemorative invitation for the Dean of Graduate Studies Celebration, 1973
Box 8 Folder 7
Commemorative award - "The Order of the Bitten Bullet", 1975
Box 8 Folder 8
Miscellaneous postcards and photographs
Box 8 Folder 9
Photograph of Roy Harvey Pearce

Accession Processed in 2007

CORRESPONDENCE

Scope and Content of Series

Series 10) CORRESPONDENCE: This series (1947-1990) is arranged alphabetically by correspondent and includes correspondence with David Ignatow, Americo Castro, Stephen Gilman, and California Assemblyman John Vasconcellos. Typescript versions of writings by Daniel Hoffman, Stephen Gilman and Donald Wesling are included with their correspondence files. Also included are photographs and a memorial program for Robert Elliott service.

Box 9 Folder 1
Anderson, Charles, 1947 - 1976
Box 9 Folder 2
Babb, Howard, 1956 - 1964
Box 9 Folder 3
Benamou, Michel, 1962 - 1965
Box 9 Folder 4
Blanco, Carlos, 1958 - 1963
Box 9 Folder 5
Cady, Edwin, 1957 - 1980
Box 9 Folder 6
Castro, Americo, 1958 - 1972
Box 9 Folder 7
Charvat, William, 1946 - 1960
Box 9 Folder 8
College English Magazine, 1952 - 1960
Box 9 Folder 9
Cope, Jack, 1957 - 1961
Box 9 Folder 10
Doggett, Frank, 1958 - 1961
Box 9 Folder 11
Edelstein, Ludwig, 1945 - 1964
Box 9 Folder 12
Elliott, George, 1956 - 1965

Elliott, Robert

Box 9 Folder 13-15
1951 - 1970
Box 9 Folder 16
1972 - 1989. Includes memorial program, photographs, posthumous praise
Box 10 Folder 1
Fan letters, 1945 - 1986
Box 10 Folder 2-3
Gilman, Stephen, 1956 - 1989
Box 10 Folder 4
Guillen, Claudio, 1976 - 1978
Box 10 Folder 5
Heimberger, Frederick, 1958 - 1960
Box 10 Folder 6
Hoffman, Daniel, 1968 - 1984
Box 10 Folder 7
Ignatow, David, 1994
Box 10 Folder 8
Jones, Howard, 1946 - 1980
Box 10 Folder 9
Kermode, Frank, 1960 - 1968
Box 10 Folder 10
Krieger, Murray, 1956 - 1966
Box 10 Folder 11
Lettau, Reinhard, 1970
Box 10 Folder 12
Lounsbery, Kenneth, 1967
Box 10 Folder 13
Lynch, William, 1958 - 1960
Box 10 Folder 14
Miller, J.H., 1968
Box 10 Folder 15
National Education Association, 1959
Box 10 Folder 16
Ong, Walter, 1962 - 1963
Box 10 Folder 17
Operation Soundbox, 1968
Box 10 Folder 18
Pearce, Marie V., 1950 - 1972
Box 11 Folder 1
Pradal, Gabriel, 1958
Box 11 Folder 2
Ransom, John, 1951 - 1960
Box 11 Folder 3
Riddel, Joseph, 1962 - 1968
Box 11 Folder 4
Sheinkar, R., 1965 - 1972
Box 11 Folder 5
Smith, Henry, 1948 - 1963
Box 11 Folder 6
Solomon, Eric, 1967 - 1969
Box 11 Folder 7
Solotaroff, Theodore, 1960 - 1963
Box 11 Folder 8
Stein, Maurice, 1960 - 1962
Box 11 Folder 9
Stewart, John, 1946 - 1964
Box 11 Folder 10
Trachtenberg, Alan, 1967
Box 11 Folder 11
Turner, Frederick, 1967 - 1990
Box 11 Folder 12
Turner, K., 1959 - 1990
Box 11 Folder 13
Vandesand, 1955
Box 11 Folder 14
Vasconcellos, John, 1978
Box 11 Folder 15
Vogelbaum, Jay, 1957 - 1966
Box 11 Folder 16
Warren, P.R., 1967
Box 11 Folder 17
Weatherhead, Andrew, 1966
Box 11 Folder 18
Weglin, Christof, 1962 - 1992
Box 11 Folder 19
Wesling, Don, 1968 - 1978
Box 11 Folder 20
Wolff, Kurt, 1961 - 1975
Box 11 Folder 21
Wright, Andrew, 1959
Box 11 Folder 22
Ziff, Larzer, 1957 - 1966
Box 11 Folder 23
Unidentified correspondents

BOOKS

Scope and Content of Series

Series 11) BOOKS: This series includes original drafts, typescripts, manuscripts, mimeograph copies, handwritten notes, and corrections; organized according to the year of publication.

Savages of America: A Study of the Indian and the Idea of Civilization (1953)

Box 11 Folder 24-27
Correspondence, 1950 - 1961
Box 12 Folder 1-2
Reviews
Box 12 Folder 3
Letters of compliment from scholars and professors, 1953 - 1954

Growth of American Literature: A Critical and Historical Survey (1956)

Box 12 Folder 4
Correspondence between the authors (Frederick Hoffman, Edwin Cady, and R.H. Pearce) and American Book Co., 1951 - 1953
Box 12 Folder 5 Oversize FB-473-09
Galley proof of bibliography - Vol. 2
Box 12 Folder 6-9
Correspondence between American Book Co. and authors Cady, Hoffman, and Pearce, 1954 - 1961
Box 12 Folder 10
Editor's corrections on Sections 1, 5, 6, and 7
Box 12 Folder 11-14
Proof corrections and production notes
Box 12 Folder 15
Promotional material - Includes two brochures
Box 13 Folder 1
Promotional material for American Tradition in Literature - Includes handwritten notes comparing the books
Box 13 Folder 2
Reviews, 1956 - 1959

Colonial American Writing (1958)

Box 13 Folder 3
Correspondence with Holt, Rinehart and Winston Press regarding the publication of the 2nd edition, 1967 - 1971
Box 13 Folder 4
Proof corrections

Continuity of American Poetry (1961)

Box 13 Folder 5
Letter of rejection from Oxford University Press, 1959
Box 13 Folder 6-9
Correspondence with Princeton University Press, 1958 - 1962
Box 13 Folder 10-11
Requests sent to copyright holders for permission to quote, 1959 - 1961
Box 13 Folder 12
Production notes

Page proofs

Box 13 Folder 13-14
Foreword - Chapter 2
Box 14 Folder 1-4
Chapters 3 - 8 and afterword
Box 14 Folder 5
Promotional material - Includes letter from Princeton University Press, print-out advertising the book, promotional booklets, schedule of advertisements, list of complimentary copies
Box 14 Folder 6-8
Reviews
Box 14 Folder 9
Letter from the Poetry Society of America informing Pearce about the Poetry Chap-Book Award
Box 14 Folder 10
Letters of compliment sent to Pearce from various scholars
Box 14 Folder 11
Page proof of introduction and postscript to the Wesleyan edition

Hawthorne Centenary Essays (1964)

Box 14 Folder 12-13
Correspondence, 1966
Box 14 Folder 14
Reviews

Savages of America: A Study of the Indian and the Idea of Civilization (1965)

Box 15 Folder 1-4
Correspondence, 1964 - 1967
Box 15 Folder 5
Reviews

The Act of Mind: Essays on the Poetry of Wallace Stevens (1965)

Box 15 Folder 6
Correspondence with Johns Hopkins Press, 1963 - 1965
Box 15 Folder 7
Reviews

Savagism and Civilization (1967)

Box 15 Folder 8-10
Page proofs and notes
Box 15 Folder 11
Proof corrections
Box 15 Folder 12
Cover mock-up
Box 15 Folder 13
Correspondence with UC Press
Box 15 Folder 14
Recommendations from Brian Swann, Arnold Krupat, and David Brumble sent to UC Press concerning the book's reprint
Box 15 Folder 15
Introduction by Arnold Krupat, page proofs
Box 15 Folder 16
Postscript, page proof
Box 15 Folder 17-18
Reviews
Box 15 Folder 19
Letter from Alan Sunfield, 1989

Historicism Once More: Problems and Occasions for the American Scholar (1969)

Box 16 Folder 1-2
Correspondence, 1965 - 1969
Box 16 Folder 3-6
Page proofs
Box 16 Folder 7-9
Reviews
Box 16 Folder 10
Printed copy of The Beloit Poetry Journal - Walt Whitman: A Centennial Celebration, 1954
Box 16 Folder 11
Letters of compliment from scholars

Gesta Humanorum: Studies in the Historicist Mode (1987)

Box 16 Folder 12
Correspondence with University of Missouri Press, 1985 - 1987
Box 16 Folder 13
Photocopy of "Toward Decreation: Stevens and the 'Theory of Poetry,'" published in Wallace Stevens: A Celebration - Includes list of quotations

Page proofs

Box 16 Folder 14-15
Foreword - Chapter 7
Box 17 Folder 1
Chapters 8, 9, and Index
Box 17 Folder 2
Photographs
Box 17 Folder 3
Promotional material, 1986 - 1987
Box 17 Folder 4-5
Reviews, 1987 - 1990

ARTICLES AND ESSAYS

Scope and Content of Series

Series 12) ARTICLES AND ESSAYS: Manuscript drafts, typescripts and reprints of articles written for a variety of literary publications.

"Sterne and Sensibility in American Diaries"

Box 17 Folder 6
Correspondence with Athenaeum and The New England Quarterly, 1943
Box 17 Folder 7
Page proofs, 1942 - 1944
Box 17 Folder 8
Reprint as published in Modern Language Notes, 1944

"Primitivistic Ideas in the Faerie Queene"

Box 17 Folder 9-10
Correspondence, 1944
Box 17 Folder 11
Page proofs
Box 17 Folder 12
Reprint of the article as published in The Journal of English and Germanic Philology, April 1945
Box 17 Folder 13
"The Eighteenth-Century Scottish Primitivists: Some Reconsiderations" - Photocopy of article, September 1945

"Leatherstocking Tales Re-Examined"

Box 17 Folder 14
Correspondence with the editor of South Atlantic Quarterly, 1946
Box 17 Folder 15
Page proof
Box 17 Folder 16
Reprint of the article as published in South Atlantic Quarterly, October 1947

"Significances of the Captivity Narrative"

Box 17 Folder 17-18
Correspondence, 1946
Box 17 Folder 19
Page proof
Box 17 Folder 20
Reprint of the article as published in American Literature, March 1947

"Hawthorne and the Twilight of Romance"

Box 17 Folder 21
Correspondence with the editor of The Yale Review, 1947 - 1948
Box 17 Folder 22 Oversize FB-473-10
Galley proof with handwritten corrections
Box 17 Folder 23
Proof corrections
Box 17 Folder 24-25
Copies of the publication The Yale Review, March 1948

"Note on Method in the History of Ideas"

Box 17 Folder 26
Comments by Arthur D. Lovejoy, 1946
Box 17 Folder 27
Page proof

"Pure Criticism and the History of Ideas"

Box 17 Folder 28
Correspondence with The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, 1948
Box 18 Folder 1
Page proofs
Box 18 Folder 2
Photocopy and reprint of the article as published in The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, December 1948
Box 18 Folder 3
Unidentified review

"Civilization and Savagism: The World of the Leatherstocking Tales"

Box 18 Folder 4
Correspondence with English Institute Essays, 1949 - 1950
Box 18 Folder 5
Page proofs and production notes
Box 18 Folder 6
Photocopy of the article as published in English Institute Essays, 1949

"Edward Taylor: The Poet as Puritan"

Box 18 Folder 7
Correspondence with The New England Quarterly, 1949
Box 18 Folder 8
Page proofs
Box 18 Folder 9
Reprint of the article as published in The New England Quarterly, March 1950

Commentary on "The Poetry of 1900-1950" by John C. Ransom

Box 18 Folder 10
Correspondence with Karl W. Dykema. Includes program to the 18th Meeting of the Ohio College Association and Allied Studies, 1951
Box 18 Folder 11
Page proof of Ransom's "The Poetry of 1900-1950," and critical notes
Box 18 Folder 12
Page proofs

"Wallace Stevens: The Life of the Imagination"

Box 18 Folder 13-16
Correspondence, 1949 - 1951
Box 18 Folder 17
Page proof
Box 18 Folder 18
Reprint of the article, September 1951
Box 18 Folder 19
Letters of compliment from scholars

"Ruines of Mankind: The Indian and the Puritan Mind"

Box 18 Folder 20-21
Correspondence, 1949 - 1951
Box 18 Folder 22
Galley proof
Box 18 Folder 23
Page proof
Box 18 Folder 24
Reprint of the article as published in Journal of the History of Ideas, April 1952
Box 18 Folder 25
Correspondence with scholars, 1951 - 1952

"Melville's Indian-Hater: A Note on a Meaning of the Confidence-Man"

Box 18 Folder 26
Correspondence with MLA, 1952
Box 18 Folder 27
Page proof
Box 18 Folder 28
Photocopy and reprint of article, December 1952

"Poet as a Person"

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Correspondence with The Yale Review, 1951 - 1961
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Comments by the editor of The Yale Review
Box 18 Folder 31
Page proof with the title of "On 'Ourselves in Poetry'"
Box 18 Folder 32
Printed copy of The Yale Review, March 1952
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Correspondence from Robert Estrich

"Introduction to 'Dissertation on the Progress of the Fine Arts'"

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Correspondence with the Augustan Reprint Society, 1953
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Page proof
Box 18 Folder 36
"Introduction to the 'Scarlet Letter'" - Correspondence with J.M. Dent and Sons Publishers regarding the reprinting of the article, 1971

"Hawthorne and the Sense of the Past; or, the Immortality of Major Molineux"

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Correspondence with Professor Nolan Smith, 1963
Box 18 Folder 38
Photocopies and transcripts of letters from Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1932-1964
Box 18 Folder 39
Production notes
Box 18 Folder 40
Excerpt of "Hawthorne as Editor," Arlin Turner, ed., 1941
Box 18 Folder 41
Galley proof with corrections
Box 19 Folder 1
Page proof
Box 19 Folder 2
Correspondence with editors and scholars, 1955

"Introduction to the House of Seven Gables"

Box 19 Folder 3
Correspondence with J.M. Dent and Sons Publishers, 1954
Box 19 Folder 4
Production notes
Box 19 Folder 5
Galley proof
Box 19 Folder 6
Page proof
Box 19 Folder 7
Promotional material, Everyman's Library catalogs

"Structure of Spanish History"

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Page proof
Box 19 Folder 9
Reprint of the article
Box 19 Folder 10
Copy of La Realidad Historica de Espana, Americo Castro, ed

"On the History of Ideas III"

Box 19 Folder 11
Correspondence with The History of Ideas Newsletter, 1955
Box 19 Folder 12
Page proofs
Box 19 Folder 13
Printed version of The History of Ideas Newsletter, June 1955

Introduction to "Twice Told Tales"

Box 19 Folder 14
Correspondence with J.M. Dent and Sons Publishers, 1953
Box 19 Folder 15
Page proof

"Problem of Research in the Relations of Literary Study of Intellectual History"

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Correspondence with Ohio State University Press, 1955
Box 19 Folder 17
Page proofs

Introduction to "The Scarlet Letter"

Box 19 Folder 18
Correspondence with J.M. Dent and Sons Publishers, 1955 - 1956
Box 19 Folder 19
Page proofs
Box 19 Folder 20
Reprint of the article, 1956

"On the Continuity of American Poetry"

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Correspondence, 1956
Box 19 Folder 23
Page proofs
Box 19 Folder 24
Reprint of the article as published in The Hudson Review, Winter 1957
Box 19 Folder 25
Letters of compliment from fellow scholars
Box 19 Folder 26
Correspondence with The New Yorker

"American Studies as a Discipline"

Box 19 Folder 27-28
Correspondence, 1955 - 1956
Box 19 Folder 29
Page proofs
Box 19 Folder 30
Copy of College English, in which the article was published, January 1957

"Metaphysics of Indian-Hating"

Box 19 Folder 31
Page proof and production notes
Box 19 Folder 32
Photocopy of the article as published in Ethnohistory, 1957
Box 19 Folder 33
Letters of compliment from fellow scholars

"Historicism Once More"

Box 19 Folder 34-35
Correspondence, 1958
Box 19 Folder 36
Quotations from "History and Eschatology" by Rudolf Bultmann, 1957
Box 19 Folder 37
Correction notes
Box 19 Folder 38
Page proof
Box 19 Folder 39
Reprint of the article as published in The Kenyon Review, Fall 1958
Box 19 Folder 40
Correspondence with fellow scholars and professors, 1957 - 1959
Box 19 Folder 41
Photocopy of the article as published in Historicism Once More: Problems and Occasions for the American Scholar, 1969

"Robin Molineux on the Analyst's Couch: A Note on Psychoanalytic Criticism"

Box 19 Folder 42
Correspondence with Partisan Review and Criticism
Box 20 Folder 1
Page proof

"Toward an American Epic"

Box 20 Folder 2
Correspondence with The Hudson Review, 1958 - 1959
Box 20 Folder 3
Page proofs
Box 20 Folder 4
Correspondence with Charles R. Anderson

"Toward the End of the Beginning"

Box 20 Folder 5
Correspondence with National Education Association, 1959
Box 20 Folder 6
Photocopy of the article as published in "Curriculum Programs: Official Report on the Lawrence Conference"
Box 20 Folder 7
Report on the Lawrence Conference - Page proof
Box 20 Folder 8
Report on the TEPS Kansas Conference

"Ezra Pound's Appraisal of Walt Whitman: Addendum"

Box 20 Folder 9
Correspondence with Frederic Peachy, 1957
Box 20 Folder 10
Proof correction and production notes
Box 20 Folder 11
Reprint of the article as published in Modern Language Notes, January 1959

"Behavior and Misbehavior in the Humanities"

Box 20 Folder 12-13
Correspondence, 1958 - 1959
Box 20 Folder 13
Correspondence with the Teachers College regarding the All-College Lecture Series, 1958
Box 20 Folder 14
Draft with corrections that was presented as a lecture at the Columbia Teachers College All-College Lecture Series, "Contemporary Challenges to American Education", August 5, 1958
Box 20 Folder 15
Reprint of the article as published in Teachers College Record, May 1959
Box 20 Folder 16
"Poetry, Language, and the Condition of Modern Man" - Correspondence with The Centennial Review, 1959

"Professors and Practitioners"

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Correspondence, 1959
Box 20 Folder 19
Page proofs
Box 20 Folder 20
Reprint of Educational Leadership, October 1959
Box 20 Folder 21
Correspondence from fellow professors

"Poetry, Language, and the Condition of Modern Man"

Box 20 Folder 22
Page proof
Box 20 Folder 23
Reprint of the article as published in The Centennial Review, Winter 1960

"Stevens Posthumous"

Box 20 Folder 24
Correspondence with Criterion Books, 1959 - 1960
Box 20 Folder 25
Page proof

"Whitman Justified: The Poet in 1860"

Box 20 Folder 26
Correspondence with The Minnesota Review, 1961
Box 20 Folder 27
Page proof
Box 20 Folder 28
Copy of The Minnesota Review, Spring 1961

Introduction to "Leaves of Grass"

Box 21 Folder 1
Correspondence with Cornell University Press, 1960 - 1961
Box 21 Folder 2
Page proof

"Frost's Momentary Stay"

Box 21 Folder 3
Correspondence with the editor of The Kenyon Review, 1960
Box 21 Folder 4
Proof corrections, handwritten draft
Box 21 Folder 5
Reprint of the article as published in The Kenyon Review, Spring 1961

"The Arts, Humanism, and the Process of Education"

Box 21 Folder 6
Correspondence with the editor of Teachers College Record, 1961 - 1962
Box 21 Folder 7
Proof correction
Box 21 Folder 8
Reprint of the article as published in Teachers College Record, November 1962

"Centenary Edition of the Works of Nathaniel Hawthorne"

Box 21 Folder 9
Introduction to "The Blithedale Romance" - Photocopy of proof corrections
Box 21 Folder 10-11
Introduction to "Fanshawe" - Correspondence, production notes and proof corrections

Introduction to "The American"

Box 21 Folder 12
Correspondence with Houghton Mifflin Co., 1960 - 1961
Box 21 Folder 13
Page proof

"Mass Culture/Popular Culture: Notes for a Humanist's Primer"

Box 21 Folder 14
Correspondence with College English, 1961
Box 21 Folder 15
Page proof and proof correction
Box 21 Folder 16
Reprint of the article as published in College English, March 1962

"The End. Yours Truly, Huck Finn: Postscript"

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Correspondence with MLA, 1963
Box 21 Folder 18
Page proof
Box 21 Folder 19
Reprint of the article as published in Modern Language Quarterly, September 1963

"Literature, History, and Humanism: An Americanist's Dilemma"

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Page proof
Box 21 Folder 21
Reprint of the article as published in College English, February 1963

"Wallace Stevens: The Last Lesson of the Master"

Box 21 Folder 22
Page proofs
Box 21 Folder 23
Photocopy and reprint of the article as published in Journal of English Literary History, March 1964

"Theodore Roethke: The Power of Sympathy"

Box 21 Folder 24
Correspondence with University of Washington Press, 1964 - 1965
Box 21 Folder 25
Page proof
Box 21 Folder 26
Photocopy of the article as published in Theodore Roethke: Essays on the Poetry, 1965

"Criticism as a Discipline: From Understanding to Interpretation"

Box 21 Folder 27
Correspondence with National Council of Teachers of English, 1966
Box 21 Folder 28
Proof corrections
Box 21 Folder 29
Photocopy of the article as published in New Directions in Elementary English

"Whitman and Our Hope for Poetry"

Box 21 Folder 30
Production notes
Box 21 Folder 31
Page proofs
Box 22 Folder 1
Reprint of the article as published in The Poetic Tradition: Essays on Greek, Latin, and English Poetry, 1968

"American Criticism and American Culture"

Box 22 Folder 2
Correspondence with the editor of Strumenti Critici, 1968
Box 22 Folder 3
Page proof and proof corrections
Box 22 Folder 4
Copy of Strumenti Critici, in which the article was published. Italian version

"Gesta Humanorum: Notes on the Humanist As Witness"

Box 22 Folder 5
Galley proof
Box 22 Folder 6
Proof correction and page proof
Box 22 Folder 7
Reprint and photocopies of the article as published in Daedalus, Spring 1970
Box 22 Folder 8
Letters from fellow professors

"The Burden of Romanticism: Toward the New Poetry"

Box 22 Folder 9
Correspondence with the editor of The Iowa Review, 1971
Box 22 Folder 10
Galley proof
Box 22 Folder 11
Copy of The Iowa Review, Spring 1971

"Huck Finn in His History"

Box 22 Folder 12
Correspondence with Charles E. Merrill Books, 1968 - 1969
Box 22 Folder 13
Page proofs
Box 22 Folder 14
Reprint of the article as published in Etudes Anglaises, 1971

"Introduction to a Wonder Book and Tanglewood Tales"

Box 22 Folder 15
Production notes
Box 22 Folder 16
Photocopy of page proof

"From History of Ideas to Ethnohistory"

Box 22 Folder 17
Correspondence with American Historian Association, 1972 - 1974
Box 22 Folder 18
Writings of others - "The Army Officer and the Indian: Psychological Ambivalence and Cultural Relativism," by Thomas C. Leonard
Box 22 Folder 19
Page proof
Box 22 Folder 20
Reprint as published in The Journal of Ethnic Studies, Spring 1974
Box 22 Folder 21
Writings of others - "White Over Red: Perspectives on White-Indian Relations," by Robert Keller, 1973

"Humanistic Studies and the Large Public University"

Box 22 Folder 22
Page proof and production notes
Box 22 Folder 23
Cut-offs of the article as published in Public Higher Education in California, Gabriel Almond and Neil Smelser, eds., 1974

"Day-Dream and Fact: The Import of the Blithedale Romance"

Box 22 Folder 24
Correspondence with Professor David K. Kirby, 1971 - 1973
Box 22 Folder 25
Page proof and proof correction
Box 22 Folder 26
Photocopies of the article from Individual and Community: Variations on a Theme in American Fiction

"Poetry, Revolution, and the Age of Paine"

Box 22 Folder 27
Correspondence with San Jose Studies, 1976
Box 23 Folder 1
Production material, 1976
Box 23 Folder 2
Page proofs, 1976
Box 23 Folder 3
Photocopies as published in San Jose Studies, 1976
Box 23 Folder 4
"The Centenary Hawthorne: Progress and Plans" - Page proof, 1976

"Anecdote of the Jar: An Iconological Note"

Box 23 Folder 5-7
Correspondence, 1976 - 1993
Box 23 Folder 8
Photographs of jars, Dominican Glass Co., 1977
Box 23 Folder 9
Reproductions (1977) of letters from Wallace Stevens to Elsie Viola Stevens, April and May, 1918
Box 23 Folder 10
Writings of others, including Wallace Stevens and Allison Ensor, 1973, 1977
Box 23 Folder 11
Page proof for publication in The Wallace Stevens Journal, Summer 1977

"Sense of Past / A Sense of Present: Note on a Theme in Nineteenth-Century American Fiction"

Box 23 Folder 12
Correspondence with Ethos, 1975 - 1978
Box 23 Folder 13
Page proofs, 1977
Box 23 Folder 14
Reprints of the articles as published in Ethos, Winter 1977
Box 23 Folder 15
"Cry and Occasion: Chocorua to its Neighbor" - Correspondence with The Southern Review, 1977 - 1979
Box 23 Folder 16
"Poet as Historian"- Page proof, 1978

"Cry and Occasion: Chocorua to its Neighbor"

Box 23 Folder 17-18
Correspondence, 1977 - 1979
Box 23 Folder 19
Writings of others - "The Poet as a Reader: Wallace Stevens and His Books" by J.M. Edelstein, 1974
Box 23 Folder 20
Writings of others - "Chocorua as a Symbol in the Poetry of Wallace Stevens" by Anita Lopker, 1977
Box 23 Folder 21
Page proof and proof corrections, 1979
Box 23 Folder 22
Photocopy of the article from The Southern Review, October 1979

"The Emperor of Ice Cream: A Note on the Occasion"

Box 23 Folder 23
Correspondence, photocopies of letters from Wallace Stevens to Elsie Stevens sent from Florida, 1916 - 1922
Box 23 Folder 24
Correspondence, photocopies of letters and transcripts of correspondence between Wallace Stevens and Ferdinand Reyher, 1916 - 1922
Box 23 Folder 25-28
Correspondence, 1977 - 1979
Box 23 Folder 29
Promotional material about the City of Tampa, FL. Includes brochures and photocopy of The Sunland Tribune, 1979
Box 24 Folder 1
Production notes, 1979
Box 24 Folder 2
Proof corrections, 1979
Box 24 Folder 3
Correspondence with the editors of Wallace Stevens Journal, 1979

"Theory as Ideology; or, the Perils of Pluralism"

Box 24 Folder 4
Page proofs, 1979
Box 24 Folder 5
Photocopies of the article as published in Pacific Coast Philology, 1979
Box 24 Folder 6
Correspondence with Fernando Alegria, editor of Pacific Coast Philology, 1979

"Toward Decreation: Stevens and the 'Theory of Poetry'"

Box 24 Folder 7
Correspondence with Princeton University Press, 1975 - 1981
Box 24 Folder 8-9
Page proofs, 1980
Box 24 Folder 10
Reprint of the article as published in Wallace Stevens: A Celebration, 1980

"Whitman Justified: The Poet in 1855"

Box 24 Folder 11
Correspondence with Critical Inquiry, 1980 - 1981
Box 24 Folder 12
Production notes
Box 24 Folder 13
Page proofs, 1981
Box 24 Folder 14
Reprint of the article as published in Critical Inquiry, Autumn 1981
Box 24 Folder 15
Letters of compliment from scholars, 1981

"Poetry and Progress, Criticism and Culmination: A Cautionary Tale"

Box 24 Folder 16-17
Correspondence with Northeastern University Press, 1981 - 1982
Box 24 Folder 18
Page proofs, 1983
Box 24 Folder 19
Reprint of the article as published in The Motive for Metaphor: Essays on Modern Poetry, 1983

"Nathanial Hawthorne Society Newsletter" - The Tenth Anniversary Issue

Box 24 Folder 20
Correspondence with College of Liberal Arts - Clemson University, 1984
Box 24 Folder 21
Untitled short essay - Page proof, 1984
Box 24 Folder 22
Printed copy containing Pearce's untitled short essay, Fall 1984

"Yours Truly, Huck Finn"

Box 24 Folder 23
Correspondence with University of Missouri - Columbia, 1982 - 1984
Box 24 Folder 24
Page proofs, 1984

"Cry and Occasion: On Reading Stevens"

Box 25 Folder 1
Page proofs, 1989
Box 25 Folder 2
Production notes - Includes transcripts of Stevens' letters to Harriet Monroe, 1919
Box 25 Folder 3
Writings of others - Photocopy of "Stevens' Rock and Criticism as Cure," by J. Hillis Miller as published in Georgia Review, Spring 1976
Box 25 Folder 4
Photocopy of Stevens' medical report from Saint Bridget's Rectory, undated
Box 25 Folder 5
Letter from Donald Wesling, 1983

Production process

Box 25 Folder 6
Positives and negatives, images of workers in the tobacco factory, 1989
Box 25 Folder 7
Positives and negatives, images of the "Dominion" jar. Includes letter from Glen MacLeod, 1989
Box 25 Folder 8
Slides and print-out, 1989
Box 25 Folder 9
"Romance and the Study of Theory"
Box 25 Folder 10
"House of Seven Gables" - Photocopies of page proofs
Box 25 Folder 11
"Humanism, Humanities, Humanist: A Fundamentalist Note"
Box 25 Folder 12
"Popular Culture V. Krass Culture: Discovery, Definition, Appraisal" - Page proofs

REVIEWS

Scope and Content of Series

Series 13) REVIEWS: Book reviews by Pearce published in different periodicals.

Box 25 Folder 13
German Thought and Literature in New England, 1620-1820, by Harold Jantz - Page proof, 1942
Box 25 Folder 14
Henry Adams, or the Creation of Confusion, by Yvor Winters - Page proof, 1943
Box 25 Folder 15
Spencer's Acrasia and the Circle of the Renaissance, by N. Y. Hughes - Page proof, 1943
Box 25 Folder 16
Man and Society: The Scottish Inquiry of the Eighteenth Century, by Gladys Bryson - Page proof, 1945
Box 25 Folder 17
Major American Writers, ed. by Howard Mumford Jones - Page proof and printed copy of the review, 1945
Box 25 Folder 18
First Follow Nature: Primitivism in English Poetry, 1725-1750, by Margaret M. Fitzgerald - Page proof, 1947
Box 25 Folder 19
Articles on American Literature Appearing in Current Periodicals, 1920-1945, ed. by Lewis Leary - Page proof and review, 1947
Box 25 Folder 20
The Circus and the Attic: A Note on the World and Work of R. P. Warren - Page proof, 1947
Box 25 Folder 21-22
Theory of American Literature, by Howard Mumford Jones - Correspondence and page proofs, 1948 - 1950
Box 25 Folder 23
Negro Voices in American Fiction, by Hugh M. Gloster - Page proof and review, 1948
Box 25 Folder 24
James Fenimore Cooper and Ossian, by George Fridin - Page proof and review, 1949