THE GREAT REVOLT AND ITS LEADERS THE HISTORY OF POPULAR AMERICAN UPRISINGS IN THE 1890s.

New York: Abelard-Schuman, [ 1966]. The original production archive for this work by the American novelist and crusading journalist, comprised of the following:. Item #WRCLIT59980

a) Beals's provisional outline consisting of three chapters, titled tentatively "The Grass Roots Revolt," 109 leaves, quarto, original typescript, with manuscript corrections and insertions; b) an original typescript for the entire work, 454 leaves, with very heavy authorial and editorial corrections and revisions, along with typesetter's annotations, accompanied by approximately 100 leaves of prelims, indices, bibliography and associated matter, typescript, carbon typescript and photocopy; c) the author's set of long, uncorrected galleys, on 116 folio galley slips, with manuscript corrections, revisions and insertions; d) the master set of galley proofs, with very heavy annotations, editorial and other (one leaf frayed and mended); and finally, e) a complete set of trimmed, corrected page proofs, with a few scattered corrections. All items good to very good, consistent with use.

Price: $850.00