Wise, Thomas James, 1859-1937

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1859-10-07

1859-10-07

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1937-05-13

1937-05-13

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British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001295.0x00005c

Thomas James Wise was an English book collector, printer, bibliographer, and literary forger.

From the description of Thomas James Wise collection of papers, 1876-1937. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122455235 From the guide to the Thomas James Wise collection of papers, 1876-1937, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.)

English book collector, bibliographer, and forger.

From the description of Letter, 1892 March 17, London, to Mr. Silsbee. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 172616290

Thomas J. Wise (1859-1937) was a British bibliographer and book collector whose Ashley Library resides in the British Museum. He was also a forger of first editions.

From the guide to the Thomas J. Wise Correspondence, 1921-1924, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries)

British businessman and printer of bibliographies.

From the description of Letter to W. Walker, 1893. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122386627

The book has been identified as a probable forgery; and the inscription exemplifies Wise's practice of providing his forgeries with ostensibly unassailable provenances. (cf. Kerr 118, and Thomas J. Wise, Centenary studies, ed. by W.B. Todd.).

From the description of Inscription, to A.C. Swinburne, 1888. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34364681

Wise was a British bibliographer and book collector. He also published a large number of books and pamphlets by English authors, some of which were later disclosed as forgeries. Dunn was a professor at Smith College, although at the time of this letter she was at the University of London.

From the description of [Letter] 1920 May 4, "Kirkstead," 25, Heath Drive, Hampstead, N.W.3 [to Esther Cloudman Dunn] / Thos. J. Wise. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 491434637

Book collector, bibliographer, noted forger.

From the description of Papers, 1893-1933. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122453670

English bibliographer and book collector.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (7) : Hampstead, to Prof. Samuel C. Chew, 1918 Jun. 4-1929 May 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270588819 From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : London, to James Dykes Campbell, 1893 Mar. 4 and 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270588734

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Literary forgeries and mystifications

Forgers--Great Britain

Literature--British

English literature--Bibliography--Catalogs

Book collectors--United States

Antiquarian booksellers--20th century--Correspondence

English literature--19th century

Book collectors--Great Britain

English literature

Forgers--20th century--Correspondence

Forgery of manuscripts

Book collecting--20th century

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