File File 2 - Publisher proofs of Jack Maggs

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UQFL164-Series A-Subseries 12-File 2


Publisher proofs of Jack Maggs


  • 1997. (Creation)

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8 folders, 1 item

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Publisher proofs from Faber and Faber. First page proof from University of Queensland Press. Printed and photocopied proof sent to Carey by Deb Rogers. Cover designs for UQP and United States edition of novel. Correspondence accompanies some proofs.

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Box 60
Item 1: University of Queensland Press proof, with handwritten emendations.
Folder 2: Correspondence from Rosie Fitzgibbons and Laurie Muller from University of Queensland Press. Two copies of dust jacket for UQP edition.
Folder 3: Photocopy of formatted version of Jack Maggs sent to Carey with a letter from Deborah Rogers of Rogers, Coleridge & White, 8 Jan 1997.

Box 61
Folder 1: Faber & Faber publisher proof with covering letter from Charles Boyle, 10 Feb 1997
Folder 2: Faber & Faber publisher proof. Title page signed by Peter Carey, 12 Mar 1997.
Folder 3: Faber & Faber publisher proof, with handwritten emendations and covering letter from Charles Boyle, 3 Apr 1997.
Folder 4: Faber and Faber publisher proof.
Folder 5: Graphics for American edition, 3 copies on A4 paper and 5 versions on 23 cm board.

Box 62
Folder 1: Correspondence from Faber and Faber.

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  • English

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Box 60 Item 1, Folders 2-3; Box 61 Folders 1-5; Box 62 Folder 1.

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Created, Linda Justo, 07-Jul-2020.




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  • Box: UQFL164 Box 60
  • Box: UQFL164 Box 61
  • Box: UQFL164 Box 62