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BIOGHIST REQUIRED Incorporated the literary agencies of Willis Kingsley Wing and Collins-Knowlton-Wing, Inc., and others, and was closely associated with the English agencies of Curtis Brown Ltd. (London) and A.P. Watt & Son.

From the guide to the Curtis Brown, Ltd. Records, 1914-2006., (Columbia University Rare Book and Manuscript Library, )

Lady Isabella Augusta (Persse) Gregory was an Irish playwright, director, producer, poet, folklorist, translator and historian, co-founder of the Irish National Theater Society at the Abbey Theater, and patron of the Irish Literary Renaissance.

From the guide to the Lady Gregory collection of papers, 1873-[1965, 1873-1932, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.)

Incorporated the literary agencies of Willis Kingsley Wing and Collins-Knowlton-Wing, Inc., and others, and was closely associated with the English agencies of Curtis Brown Ltd. (London) and A.P. Watt & Son.

From the description of Curtis Brown Ltd. records, 1914-1992. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 489376387

Curtis Brown Ltd. is a literary agency based in London. It was founded in 1899 by Albert Curtis Brown.

From the guide to the Curtis Brown Ltd records, 1906-1960, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.)

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referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, 1932-2005 Houghton Library
referencedIn Mary Hyde Eccles papers Houghton Library
referencedIn Davis, Clyde Brion, 1894-1962. Clyde Brion Davis papers, 1854-1967 (bulk 1907-1962). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn William Empson papers, 1811-1996 (inclusive), 1911-1984 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Ogden Nash Collection TXRC98-A1., 1882-1969, (bulk 1928-1969) Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Hewlett, Maurice, 1861-1923. Letters to Curtis Brown, 1918-1922. Houghton Library
referencedIn Louis Dembitz Brandeis papers, 1881-1966 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. : Series II., Alfred A. Knopf Personal, 1874-1984 (bulk 1953-1984). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Curtis Brown, Ltd. Records, 1914-2006. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Papers, 1912-1970 (inclusive), 1912-1954 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Claire Myers Owens, Papers Mss 002., 1896-1983 Texas Woman's University, the Woman's Collection
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. Series V., Editor Files, 1873-1984 (bulk 1960-1980). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Mason, Ruth Fitch, 1890-1974. Ruth Fitch Mason papers, 1908-1962. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Additional papers, 1870-1969. Houghton Library
creatorOf Vidal, Gore, 1925-. Papers, 1875-2004 (inclusive), 1936-2000 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Bobbs-Merrill Company. Papers, 1885-1957. Indiana University
creatorOf Bowen, Elizabeth, 1899-1973. Elizabeth Bowen Collection, 1923-1975. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Curtis Brown, Ltd. Correspondence file, 1927-1931, from Boni & Liveright and Horace Liveright, Inc. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Metcalfe, John, 1891-. Papers, 1846-1965 (bulk 1945-1962). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Welch, Galbraith. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1910-1915. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Curtis Brown Ltd records, 1906-1960 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Audrey Wood Papers TXRC01-A0., 1863, 1900-1984, n.d. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Frank Harris Collection TXRC02-A4., 1888-1955 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn J.M. Dent & Sons. J.M. Dent & Sons records, 1834-1986 (company files). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Sitwell, Osbert, 1892-1969. Osbert Sitwell Collection, 1887-1969. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn James B. Pinker and Son correspondence concerning John Galsworthy, 1901-1946. Houghton Library
creatorOf Glenville, Peter, 1913-1996. Peter Glenville Papers, 1914-2001 (bulk 1933-1993). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Edith Wharton collection, 1868-1981 (inclusive) Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Charles H. Snow papers, 1934-1960 University of Oregon Libraries. Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Levin, Harry. Harry Levin Papers. 1920-1995. Houghton Library
creatorOf Arden, John. Correspondence of the English Stage Company at the Royal Court Theatre, 1955-1959. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Constable (firm). Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser and Donald Elder, 1920-1947, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Curtis Brown Ltd. Curtis Brown Ltd. records, 1914-1992. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930. D.H. Lawrence Collection, 1904-1981 (bulk 1904-1935). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Kennedy, Margaret, 1896-1967. Margaret Kennedy letters to Curtis Brown, 1928-1929. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn George P. Garrett Papers, 1929-2008, (bulk 1960-2000) David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Clyde Brion Davis papers, 1854-1967, 1907-1962 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Gore Vidal papers, 1850-2020 (inclusive), 1936-2008 (bulk) Houghton Library
referencedIn Richard Llewellyn Papers TXRC97-A2., 1939-1952, (bulk 1949-1952) Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Friedan, Betty, 1921-2006. Papers, 1933-1985 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn James Lewis May Papers, 1814-1963, (bulk 1926-1940) William Andrews Clark Memorial Library.
referencedIn Burger, Knox. Knox Burger Archive, ca. 1969 - ca. 2000. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Van Dyke, Henry. Papers, 1954- University of Michigan
referencedIn John Metcalfe Papers, 1846-1965 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. : Series I., General Correspondence, 1922-1977 (bulk 1946-1966). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Dowdey, Clifford, 1904-1979. Papers, 1941-1967. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Llewellyn, Richard. Papers, 1939-1952 (bulk 1949-1952). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Harris, Frank, 1855-1931. Frank Harris Collection, 1888-1955. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn James O. Brown Associates Records, 1927-1992. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
creatorOf Grahame, Kenneth, 1859-1932. Kenneth Grahame letters, 1918-1920. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Elizabeth Bowen Collection TXRC98-A19., 1923-1975 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn A.C. McClurg & Co. A.C. McClurg & Co. records, 1873-1967, bulk 1910-1950. Newberry Library
creatorOf Van Dyke, Henry. Henry Van Dyke papers, 1954- University of Michigan
creatorOf Stout, Rex, 1886-1975. Rex Stout papers, 1933-1978. Boston College. John J. Burns Library
referencedIn Amelie Rives Troubetzkoy Papers, 1920-1938 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Osbert Sitwell Collection TXRC03-A0., 1887-1969 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970. Papers of John Dos Passos [manuscript], 1896-1970. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lady Gregory collection of papers, 1873-[1965, 1873-1932 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
creatorOf Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973. W.H. Auden and Chester Kallman Collection, 1929-1976. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971. Ogden Nash Collection, 1882-1969 (bulk 1928-1969). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. Series VII., Other Department Files, 1916-1996 (bulk 1943-1969). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Katie Davis Papers, undated, 1990-2010 Archives and Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut Libraries
creatorOf Curtis Brown, Ltd. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1907-1940. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Leon Trotsky exile papers, 1929-1940. Houghton Library
referencedIn Mason, Ruth Fitch, 1890-1974. Papers, 1908-1962. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Highet, Gilbert, 1906-1978. Gilbert Highet papers, 1929-1978. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. Series III., Blanche W. Knopf, 1918-1966 (bulk 1940-1966). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn D. H. Lawrence Collection TXRC98-A9., 1904-1981, (bulk 1904-1935) Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Leon Trotsky exile papers, 1929-1940. Houghton Library
referencedIn Papers of Charlotte Perkins Gilman, 1846-ca.1975 (inclusive), 1880-1940 (bulk) Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937. Edith Wharton collection, 1868-1981 (inclusive). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Knox Burger Archive, ca. 1969-2000 Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Oscar Wilde and his Literary Circle Collection: Correspondence, 1819, 1849-1957, 1962 William Andrews Clark Memorial Library.
creatorOf Dowdey, Clifford, 1904-1979. Papers of Clifford Dowdey [manuscript], 1941-1967. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Wood, Audrey, 1905-. Audrey Wood Papers, 1863-1984 (bulk 1900-1984). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Curtis Brown Ltd. Correspondence to Chaim Potok, 1967. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. Series VI., Editorial Department Files, 1915-1984 (bulk 1948-1978). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Fort, Charles, 1874-1932. Papers of Charles Fort [manuscript], 1920-1951. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn James O. Brown Associates. James O. Brown Associates records, 1927-1992. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Friedan, Betty, 1921-2006. Papers, 1933-1985 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn English Stage Company at the Royal Court Theatre Correspondence TXRC99-A21., 1955-1959, nd Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946. Papers of Gertrude Stein [manuscript], 1922-1955. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Roberts, Kenneth Lewis, 1885-1957. Papers, 1912-1957. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Lord Alfred Douglas Collection, 1890-1951 William Andrews Clark Memorial Library.
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associatedWith Abbey Theatre corporateBody
associatedWith Abercrombie, Lascelles, 1881-1938 person
associatedWith A.C. McClurg & Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Allgood, Sara, 1883-1950 person
associatedWith Alvarez, A. 1929- person
associatedWith Ardilaun, Olivia Charlotte person
associatedWith Atkinson, George person
associatedWith Auchincloss, Louis. person
associatedWith Auchincloss, Louis. person
associatedWith Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973. person
associatedWith Bailey, William F. (William Frederick), 1857-1917 person
associatedWith Barmby, A. W. person
associatedWith Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956 person
correspondedWith Betty Friedan person
associatedWith Birrell, Augustine, 1850-1933 person
associatedWith Block, Mildred. person
associatedWith Blunt, Anne, Lady, 1837-1917 person
associatedWith Blunt, Wilfrid Scawen, 1840-1922 person
associatedWith Bobbs-Merrill Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Bodkin, Thomas person
associatedWith Bowen, Elizabeth, 1899-1973 person
associatedWith Brandeis, Louis Dembitz person
associatedWith Brown, Curtis, 1866-1945. person
associatedWith Brown, Samuel L person
associatedWith Brown, Spencer Curtis. person
associatedWith Burger, Knox corporateBody
associatedWith Burger, Knox. person
associatedWith Caine, Hall, Sir, 1853-1931 person
associatedWith Carleton, Dorothy person
associatedWith Carson, Edward Henry Carson, Baron, 1854-1935 person
associatedWith Castletown, Bernard Edward Barnaby Fitz Patrick, Baron, 1849- person
associatedWith Chapter, Sonia K. person
correspondedWith Charlotte Perkins Gilman, 1860-1935 person
associatedWith Childers, Molly person
associatedWith Churchill, Randolph S. 1911-1968. person
associatedWith Cockerell, Sydney Carlyle, Sir, 1867-1962 person
associatedWith Colum, Padraic, 1881-1972 person
associatedWith Colvin, Sidney, Sir, 1845-1927 person
associatedWith Constable (firm). corporateBody
associatedWith Cooper, Rosemary. person
associatedWith Corelli, Marie, 1855-1924 person
associatedWith Cosgrave, William Thomas, 1880-1965 person
associatedWith Costain, Thomas B. 1885-1965. person
associatedWith Crossett, Raymond. person
associatedWith Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 person
associatedWith Davis, Clyde Brion, 1894-1962. person
associatedWith Davy, Barbara. person
associatedWith Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970. person
correspondedWith Douglas, Alfred Bruce, Lord, 1870-1945 person
associatedWith Dowdey, Clifford, 1904-1979. person
associatedWith Durrell, Lawrence. person
associatedWith Durrell, Lawrence. person
correspondedWith Eccles, Mary Hyde. person
correspondedWith Empson, William, 1906-1984 person
associatedWith English Stage Company at the Royal Court Theatre corporateBody
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associatedWith Freeling, Nicolas. person
associatedWith Freeling, Nicolas. person
associatedWith Gallagher, Frank person
associatedWith Gardner, Erle Stanley, 1889-1970. person
associatedWith Gardner, Isabella Stewart, 1840-1924 person
correspondedWith Garrett, George P., 1929-2008 person
associatedWith Gilbert, Michael Francis, 1912-2006. person
associatedWith Glaspell, Susan, 1876-1948 person
associatedWith Glenville, Peter, 1913-1996. person
associatedWith Gordan, John Dozier, 1907-1968 person
associatedWith Gosse, Edmund, 1849-1928 person
associatedWith Gottlieb, Robert, 1931- person
associatedWith Gough, Guy person
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associatedWith Graves, Robert, 1895-1985. person
associatedWith Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932 person
associatedWith Gregory, Margaret, 1884-1979 person
associatedWith Gregory, William Henry, Sir, 1817-1892 person
associatedWith Gregory, William Robert, 1881-1918 person
associatedWith Halliday, George Eley. person
associatedWith Hamilton, Clayton Meeker, 1881-1946 person
associatedWith Hanson, Philip, Sir person
associatedWith Hard, M. person
associatedWith Harris, Frank person
associatedWith Harris, Frank, 1855-1931. person
associatedWith Harvey, Paul, 1869- person
associatedWith Healy, T. M. (Timothy Michael), 1855-1931 person
associatedWith Hewlett, Maurice, 1861-1923. person
associatedWith Highet, Gilbert, 1906-1978. person
associatedWith Horniman, Annie Elizabeth Fredericka, 1860-1937 person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Howe, W. T. H. (William Thomas Hildrup) person
associatedWith Huntington, Constant person
associatedWith Hurst, Fannie, 1889-1968. person
associatedWith Hyde, Douglas, 1860-1949 person
associatedWith Jacques Haumont (firm). corporateBody
associatedWith James B. Pinker and Son corporateBody
associatedWith James, Henry, 1843-1916 person
associatedWith James O. Brown Associates. corporateBody
associatedWith Jameson, Storm, 1891-1986. person
associatedWith J.M. Dent & Sons. corporateBody
associatedWith John Murray (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Joyce, James, 1882-1941 person
associatedWith Kearton, C. person
associatedWith Kennedy, Margaret, 1896-1967. person
associatedWith Kiernan, T. J. (Thomas Joseph), 1897- person
associatedWith Kinglake, Alexander William, 1809-1891 person
associatedWith Knowlton, Perry H. person
correspondedWith Komisarjevsky, Theodore, 1882-1954 person
associatedWith Lane, Hugh Percy, Sir, 1875-1915 person
associatedWith Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930 person
associatedWith Levin, Harry, 1912-1994 person
associatedWith Llewellyn, Richard person
associatedWith Llewellyn, Richard. person
associatedWith Lockridge, Richard, 1898-1982. person
associatedWith MacColl, D. S. (Dugald Sutherland), 1859-1948 person
associatedWith Malleson, Lucy Beatrice, 1899-1973. person
associatedWith Marsh, Edward Howard, Sir, 1872-1953 person
associatedWith Martin, Alec person
associatedWith Martyn, Edward, 1859-1923 person
associatedWith Masefield, John, 1878-1967 person
associatedWith Mason, Ruth Fitch, 1890-1974. person
associatedWith Massie, Hughes. person
correspondedWith May, J. Lewis (James Lewis), b. 1873 person
associatedWith McNeill, James person
associatedWith Metcalfe, John, 1891- person
associatedWith Millington, Charles Simpson person
associatedWith Mitford, Jessica, 1917-1996. person
associatedWith Murray, Thomas C., 1873- person
associatedWith Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971 person
correspondedWith Nation (New York, N.Y. : 1865). corporateBody
correspondedWith New Directions Publishing Corp. corporateBody
associatedWith Nichols, Gladys V. person
associatedWith O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964 person
associatedWith O'Connor, T. P. (Thomas Power), 1848-1929 person
associatedWith O'Grady, Standish, 1846-1928 person
associatedWith Owens, Claire Myers person
associatedWith Pearn, N. R. person
associatedWith Peel, Arthur Wellesley Peel, 1st Viscount, 1829-1912 person
associatedWith Perrin, J. H person
associatedWith Persse, Edward person
associatedWith Pollinger, L. E. person
associatedWith Pope-Hennessey, Una, 1876-1949 person
associatedWith Purdy, James. person
associatedWith Purdy, James. person
associatedWith Quinn, John, 1870-1924 person
associatedWith Rand, Ayn. person
associatedWith Rand, Ayn. person
associatedWith Renault, Mary. person
associatedWith Renault, Mary. person
associatedWith Reynolds, John J person
associatedWith Roberts, Kenneth Lewis, 1885-1957. person
associatedWith Roberts, Michael, 1902-1948 person
associatedWith Robinson, Lennox, 1886-1958 person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 person
associatedWith Rukeyser, Muriel, 1913- person
associatedWith Samuel French, Publisher corporateBody
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associatedWith Shiels, George, 1886-1949 person
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correspondedWith Snow, Charles H. (Charles Horace), b. 1877- person
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associatedWith Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946. person
associatedWith Stout, Rex, 1886-1975. person
associatedWith Symons, Julian, 1912- person
associatedWith Tracy, Honor, 1915- person
associatedWith Trevor-Roper, H. R. 1914-2003. person
correspondedWith Trotsky, Leon, 1879-1940 person
associatedWith Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977. person
associatedWith Van Dyke, Henry. person
associatedWith Vidal, Gore, 1925- person
associatedWith Wain, John. person
associatedWith Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-1989. person
associatedWith Watson, Jean. person
associatedWith Webb, Mary Gladys Meredith, 1881-1927 person
associatedWith Welch, Galbraith. person
associatedWith Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937. person
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associatedWith Wilson, Sloan, 1920-2003. person
associatedWith Wood, Audrey, 1905-1985 person
associatedWith Woods, Robert H. (Robert Henry) person
associatedWith Yano, Kazumi, 1893- person
associatedWith Yeats, Jack Butler, 1871-1957 person
associatedWith Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Subject
Publishers and Publishing
Literature publishing
English literature--20th century
Novelists, English--20th century--Correspondence
American literature--20th century
Books--Translations
Authors and publishers--United States--20th century
Translations
Authors, English--20th century--Correspondence
Authors and publishers--20th century
Copyright
Novelists, American--20th century--Correspondence
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
Occupation
Literary agents
Function
Literary agents

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