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Grant Richards papers

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Identifier: GTM-781016
Scope and Contents The Grant Richards papers consist of correspondence, (Boxes 1 to 3), manuscripts (Box 4 and throughout individual correspondence files), printed materials (Box 5), photos and clippings (Box 5 and 6), all relating to Richards and to the various authors he published. Of note is correspondence between Lady Gregory and himself regarding proposed biographies of Sir Hugh Lane, who died on the "Lusitania." The collection would be of interest in the study of any of the writers represented to the...

Frederick W. Rolfe, Baron Corvo collection

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Identifier: GTM-141102.1
Content Description Secondary works relating to Baron Corvo, including correspondence from collectors such as Donald Weeks, manuscripts of papers about Corvo by various authors (some photocopied), printed ephemera, and photographs.

Franklin B. Sanborn papers

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS229
Collection-level Scope and Content Note This is a collection of some 250 letters written to Franklin B. Sanborn from friends and relatives during his years as a student first at the Phillips Exeter Academy in New Hamshire and then at Harvard College in Cambridge, Massachusetts (circa 1852-55). Primarily containing domestic and social news about other family members and mutual friends, the letters are also highlighted by references to contemporary election politics of the 1850s with mention of numerous statesmen including John Bell,...

Lisa Sergio papers

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS172
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The Lisa Sergio Papers span the career of this emminent woman. The bulk of the material dates from 1937 to 1988 and includes correspondence, maunscripts of books and articles, transcripts for lectures, addresses, and radio broadcasts, a wide range of files on the many subjects that interested Ms. Sergio, as well as on the organizations in which she participated, a sizable photographs series that includes Ms. Sergio and her many contacts with notable individuals, and an audio-visual series of...

Edith Sitwell - John M. Cohen collection

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Identifier: GTM-820630
Scope and Content note The Sitwell-Cohen Collection comprises thirteen letters from Dame Edith Sitwell to John M. Cohen, and related pieces of correspondence addressed to John M. Cohen and his wife, Audrey Cohen, from Sitwell and Harman Grisewood of the BBC. Also included are two autograph manuscripts of "The Road to Thebes" signed by Sitwell and thought to have been enclosed in two of the letters from Sitwell to Cohen. All of the correspondence is dated from May 26, 1950 to May 19, 1952. The majority of the...

Edith Sitwell - Humphrey Searle collection

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Identifier: GTM-851119
Scope and contents note The major portion of the correspondence from Edith Sitwell to composer Humphrey Searle (1915-1982) refers to their collaboration on setting some of Sitwell's works to music by Searle. The collection includes correspondence from Sitwell's brothers, Sir Osbert Sitwell and Sacheverell Sitwell, as well as from Cecil Gray.

Clinton Ives Smullyan, Jr. collection of Graham Greene materials

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Identifier: GTM-090714
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous items from Smullyan's personal collection of Graham Greene including original and photocopied typescripts, marked copy and mock up of various articles and other works. Includes correspondence to Greene from Gloria Emerson, Richard Hughes, and Robert Graves; and printed items.

Marion Stancioff papers

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Identifier: GTM-131113
Scope and Contents Manuscript notes and articles by Marion Stancioff on Catholicism and a range of humanitarian interests such as art, education, literature, philosophy, as well as economics and politics. Includes correspondence with friends in both English and French on many of the foregoing topics. Notable letters are from Dorothy Day, Anne Fremantle, and Ezra Pound. Family letters are also included.

Montague Summers papers

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Identifier: GTM-110501
Scope and Contents The Montague Summers papers comprise the surviving collection of letters, manuscripts, and printed ephemera belonging to this popular author at the time of his death in 1948. A significant portion of the collection consists further of the papers of Summers' friend, the English author and literary biographer S.M. Ellis, which came into Summers' possession after Ellis' death in 1933 (Summers dedicated his 1933 anthology, Victorian Ghost Stories, to the memory of S.M.E.)....

Sykes, Christopher, papers 020228

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Identifier: GTM-020228
Content Description Photocopies of correspondence between Christopher Simon Sykes and his brother Richard Sykes (dated 1930-1978). Includes letters to the former's uncle, British writer Christopher Sykes (born 1907-1986) from Patrick Balfour, Cyril Connell, Harman Grisewood, Rupert Hart-Davis, Roy Howard, Joan Hoare, and Serena James (photocopies).

Francis X. Talbot, SJ papers

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Identifier: GTM-900914

Katharine Tynan manuscript of "Fraulein"

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Identifier: GTM-920401
Scope and Contents A bound autograph manuscript of Irish author Katharine Tynan's complete and unpublished novel "Fraulein" (267 pages).

Bernard and Barbara Wall papers 2

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Identifier: GTM-840101
Scope and Contents note The Bernard and Barbara Wall Papers consists of correspondence, clippings and some ephemera. The material is mainly from three specific periods, and material from each period tends to focus on a specific subject. Material from 1933 to 1935 concerns the publication of Colosseum, that from 1946 to 1948 regards the publication of Changing World, and material from 1967 to 1973 generally regards the Latin Mass and various campaigns to change the Vatican's stance on it.The great majority...

Evelyn Waugh - Handasyde Buchanan collection

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Identifier: GTM-820103
Scope and contents note The collection consists of letters and postcards from Evelyn Waugh to bookseller Handasyde Buchanan, concerning books the former wished to acquire or sell.

Antonia White - Carmen Callil collection

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Identifier: GTM-120607
Scope and contents note The collection consists of the personal files relating to British author Antonia White (1899-1980) maintained by Carmen Callil, founder and editor of Virago Press. Callil was also White's co-literary executor together with White's daughters Lyndall Hopkinson Passerini and Susan Chitty. The collection includes correspondence Callil exchanged with Passerini and White. Important series include copies of White's dream diaries, as well as files relating to her literary estate and related court case.

Antonia White papers

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Identifier: GTM-180515
Content Description Letters, manuscripts and press clippings by and about British author Antonia White (1899-1980).

Womack, Jack, papers

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Identifier: GTM-141106.2
Content Description Correspondence, manuscripts and printed items, including articles and ephemera. Also includes correspondence and manuscripts by science fiction author William Gibson.

Arnold U. Ziegler Memorial Dickens collection

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Identifier: GTM-150610
Scope and Contents Manuscripts, correspondence, ephemera and realia relating to Charles Dickens collected by Arnold U. Ziegler. Includes records and publications of various branches of the Dickens Fellowship (c1921-1960s).