David Bottoms papers
> Writings by David Bottoms

Series 2
Writings by David Bottoms
Boxes 6 - 15

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of manuscripts and typescripts of David Bottoms’s poetry and prose writings. Poetry manuscripts in the David Bottoms papers are primarily grouped according to collection. Drafts and notes relating to a given collection are organized alphabetically. To preserve integrity, unpublished collections remain in their original collected form, although many poems persist through multiple collections. Uncollected poems are grouped and organized alphabetically. Prose manuscripts are grouped according to genre: novels, reviews, essays and short stories.

Arrangement Note

Organized into two subseries: (2.1) Poetry, and (2.2) Prose.

Description of Subseries