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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

David Barbor Collection on Vladimir Nabokov

Identifier: GTM-0041
Scope and Contents The collection consists of materials related to Vladimir Nabokov that were collected by David Barbor. It includes letters written by Nabokov (1906, 1932, 1946-1964), letters written by Véra Nabokov to Irving P. Lazar (1971), a letter from Véra Nabokov to David Barbor (1986), and a letter written from Dmitri Nabokov to David Barbor (1986). It also includes newsclippings (1929-1973), a typescript of a musical version of Lolita by Alan Jay Lerner and John Barry (1970), a typescript by Nabokov...
Dates: 1907 - 1986

Bernard Bergonzi Papers

Identifier: GTM-19860101
Scope and Contents

Papers of English literature professor Bernard Bergonzi, including typescripts of his books of criticism as well as drafts and galley proofs of his first novel, The Roman Persuasion (1981). In addition, there is correspondence from publishers and fellow authors, among them Malcolm Bradbury, Malcolm Cowley, Donald Dravie, and John Fuller.

Dates: circa 1963-1981

Francis Bickerstaffe-Drew Papers

Identifier: GTM-20240212
Scope and Contents

The collection includes handwritten manuscripts of the first twelve chapters of Bickerstaffe-Drew's novel Fernando (circa 1919, published under the pseudonym John Ayscough) and a scrapbook assembled by Bickerstaffe-Drew (circa 1880s-1921).

Dates: circa 1880s-1921

Booker Prize Collection

Identifier: GTM-20240202
Scope and Contents

Primarily comprised of promotional ephemera related to the Booker Prize (1984, 1989, 1997-1998) and the Russian Booker Prize (1994-1997). Also includes three VHS recordings related to the 1998 Booker Prize (ceremony, discussion, and "shorts").

Dates: 1984, 1997-1998

Vincent Godfrey Burns Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: GTM-000021
Scope and Contents

Collection concerning the literary career of Vincent Godfrey Burns, author, lecturer and poet. Included are manuscripts (including a play titled "World on Fire"), published poetry, programs and handbills, correspondence from Burns to various public officials, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1926 - 1969; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1969

Graham Greene - Catherine Walston Collection

Identifier: GTM-GAMMS168
Scope and Contents The Catherine Walston/Graham Greene Papers consist in bulk of correspondence written by Greene to Lady Walston over a span of three decades from 1946 through 1978. In addition, the collection includes a large portion of original autograph and typed manuscripts, as well as rare proof copies of his works that the author presented over the years as gifts to Lady Walston. There is also a substantial collection of photographs of Greene and Lady Walston, together with friends such as writers...
Dates: 1925 - 1978; Majority of material found within 1946-1978

Nicholas Joost Papers

Identifier: GTM-GAMMS74
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The Nicholas T. Joost Papers contain voluminous correspondence received by this editor, author, and educator, from many well-known writers and scholars. As editor of several literary journals such as Poetry magazine and Papers on Language and Literature, Dr. Joost corresponded with such authors as John Deedy, Babette Deutsch, George Dillon, Wallace Fowlie, Isabella Gardner, Alyse Gregory, Mary Hemingway, Laura Riding Jackson, Russell Kirk, John Logan, Robert Lowell, Marianne Moore, Henry...
Dates: 1920 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1980

Manuscript of Aluigi Cossio’s The Canzoniere of Dante, a Contribution to its Critical Edition

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 37010000468617]
Identifier: GTM-0033
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript of Aluigi Cossio’s The Canzoniere of Dante, a Contribution to its Critical Edition.

Dates: 1918

National Book Awards Collection

Identifier: GTM-20220101
Scope and Contents The collection consists of promotional materials and other ephemera related to the National Book Awards. It includes press kits (1959, 1971-1973), programs (2001, 2011), publicity items related to Saul Bellow's novel Mr. Sammler's Planet (1969-1970), a signed broadside copy of Mary Lee Settle's National Book Award acceptance speech (1978), and a set of National Book Award medallion stickers (2023).The collection also contains a handbook titled "Writers in Indian Country: A...
Dates: 1969 - 2023

Gregory Orfalea Papers

Identifier: GTM-990608
Scope and Contents The collection documents the career of a American author and editor Gregory Orfalea. It includes manuscripts and research files for many of Orfalea’s books, including “Wrapping the Grapeleaves: A Sheaf of Contemporary Arab-American Poetry” (1982), “Before the Flames: A Quest for the History of Arab-Americans” (1988), “Messengers of the Lost Battalion: The Heroic 551st and the Turning of the Tide at the Battle of the Bulge” (1997), "Journey to the Sun: Junipero Serra's Dream and the Founding...
Dates: 1968 - 2023

A Portrait addressed to Mrs. Crewe with the Comedy of The School for Scandal by Richard Brinsley Sheridan

 Collection — Box GTM Shared Box 25: [Barcode: 39020030755006], Folder: 8
Identifier: GTM-20140612
Scope and Contents

Handwritten manuscript poem titled "A Portrait" by Richard Brinsley Sheridan. The poem is addressed to Frances Anne Crewe. 6 pages in total. The poem concludes with the line, "She my inspirer--and my Model--Crewe!"

Dates: circa 1790