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19th century British poetry manuscripts collection

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Identifier: GTM-150616
Content Description Collection of manuscript poems by 56 minor British poets. Includes prose and 3 photographs. Poets include: Alfred Austin, Mary Elizabeth Braden, "Alfred Crowquill," Francis Jeffrey, J. Sheridan Knowles, Lord John Russell, Charles Augustus Sala, and Martin F. Tupper.

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).

Paul F. Betz Wordsworth and English Literature collection

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Identifier: GTM-141121
Scope and Contents Paul F. Betz, Professor of English, received his Ph.D. from Cornell University in 1965, taught at Georgetown University until 2007, and remains active as a Wordsworth scholar and in University affairs. His extensive collection of English literature is centered on the Wordsworth circle, but extends to English Romantic poetry in general, to the literature of the English Lake District, and to other late eighteenth century and nineteenth century poetry. Less central elements reflect Betz's interest...

Brennan, Neil F., Papers*

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Identifier: GTM-130107
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Cloetta, Yvonne, papers

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Identifier: GTM-120710
Content Description Inserted material transferred from purchased books -- 1. Voyages avec ma tante by Graham Greene (translated by Georges Belmont) (Paris: Laffont: 1970). Call # Greene 0635.

2. Le capitaine et l'ennemi by Graham Greene (translated by Robert Louit (Paris: Editions Robert Laffont, 1989). Call # Greene 1225

Duran, Leopoldo, papers

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Identifier: GTM-110727
Collection-level Scope and Contents note Correspondence from Graham Greene to Leopoldo Duran (1964-1990). Includes correspondence from Vivien Greene, Hugh Greene (brother) and Elizabeth Dennys (sister). Of note is a common place book containing autograph entries by Greene. A gift from Duran whose intention was for Greene to jot down notes about his readings and thoughts. Nicknamed "the Picasso" by Duran who conceived the idea after a visit to the Picasso Museum in Antibes. Additionally, the collection includes autograph diaries kept...

Egan, Desmond, Papers 1

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Identifier: GTM-851203
Collection-level Scope and Contents note The collection includes manuscripts of Egan's published collections, including, "Midland," "Leaves," "Siege!," "Woodcutter," "Athlone?" "Seeing Double," and "Snapdragon." Manuscripts for unpublished early poems from 1966-1977 are included, together with special publications of Egan's poems for posters and calendars.

Arthur Benoni Evans manuscripts

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Identifier: GTM-150618
Content Description Bound autograph manuscript poems with additional loose leaves, by Arthur Benoni Evans (b.1781-1854), British poet and writer during the Romantic period. Includes a watercolor by Benoni. Total: approximately 140 pages.

Gill, Eric - Minchin, H. Cotton, Collection

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS299
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The Eric Gill - H. Cotton Minchin Collection consists of correspondence dated 1928 to 1929, mostly from Eric Gill to H. Cotton Minchin, concerning an engraving that Gill provided for "The Legion Book." That book was edited by Minchin and published in 1929, and contributions and illustrations were solicited from the leading writers and artists of the day, including Gill. In the letters, Gill discusses the details for the work to be done. One of the letters in the collection is from Gill to...

Graham Greene - Anita Bjork letters

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1-28
Identifier: GTM-061127
Content Description A collection of 26 letters (1971-1990) from British novelist Graham Greene to Swedish actress Anita Bjork (1923-2012). Includes two letters from Vivien Greene to Bjork.

Greene, Graham, Papers

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Identifier: GTM-851001

Greene, Vivien, papers

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS420
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The Vivien Greene Papers consist of six letters written to Vivien Greene, the wife of noted English Catholic author Graham Greene. There is one letter from Graham to Vivien sent from Berlin, Germany, concerning Berlin Wall restrictions. Other correspondents include Tom Cordishley, Marie Belloc Lowndes, and Columba Ryan. The letters date mostly to the 1940s.

Jennings, Elizabeth, papers 3

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Identifier: GTM-151109

Jones, David - Cleverdon, Douglas, Collection

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Identifier: GTM-841206
Collection-level Scope and Contents note The collection pertains to the catalogue "Words and Image IV" published for an exhibition of "Paintings, Engravings and Writings of David Jones" at the National Book League, U.K., 1972. The final edition of the catalogue is included (Folder 3).

Jones, David - Donner, Pamela, Collection

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Identifier: GTM-820629
Scope and Contents note The Jones-Donner collection contains twelve letters to Pamela Donner, one of Jones' many personal friends, dated from January 9, 1961 - May 11, 1974. Most of these letters were written in 1961 and 1962 at Northwick Lodge, Harrow-on-the-Hill. Two were written during Jones' residence at Montesdene Hotel, and the last letter in the collection was written at Calvary Nursing Home. The form of these letters is uniquely Jones' own--from the characteristic asterisks which explain or elaborate points or...

Leslie, Shane, Papers

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS163
Collection-level Scope and Content Note This collection essentially comprises the life and letters of Sir Shane Leslie whose boundless energy and wide-ranging interests took him all over Britain, the United States and Canada, bringing him in touch with a multitude of people in various fields including the arts, economics, education, literature, politics and religion. In sum, the correspondence series of the collection reads like a who's who particularly from 1900 through 1971. Famous names include Angela Antrim, Margot Asquith, Nancy...

Lunn, Sir Arnold, Papers

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS143
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks and related printed ephemera regarding the life and works of Sir Arnold Lunn (1888 - 1974). The papers, dating from 1896 to 1978, comprise 21 linear feet of material, arranged in fourteen boxes, consisting of five hundred and thirty-two folders.The papers are arranged in series according to subjects. There are five correspondence series, namely World War I Correspondence, Ski Correspondence,...

Marshall, Bruce, Papers

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Identifier: GTM-840208
Scope and Contents note The Bruce Marshall Papers are arranged in series according to subject. There is a Manuscript series, a Correspondence series, a Clippings series and a small Thesis series. Each series manages to give a difference perspective on Bruce Marshall and his works.The Manuscripts series comprises the first eight boxes of the collection. Contained in it are different draft of Marshall's books at various stages of publication and editing. The manuscripts range from handwritten notes and...

John S. Mayfield papers 170714

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Identifier: GTM-170714
Content Description Miscellaneous items from the John S. Mayfield papers not previously processed as part of other series in the collection.

Mayfield, John S., Papers: Autographs Series

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Identifier: GTM-830101a
Scope and Contents note Miscellaneous manuscripts by various individuals collected by John S. Mayfield.

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