De Vries, Peter, 1910-1993

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Peter De Vries was an American writer and editor, affiliated with Poetry and later New Yorker, noted for his wit and technical proficiency. In a series of popular, generally humorous novels, he examines society, morals, and both the charm and limitations of language as a form of communication.

From the description of Peter De Vries letters to H.R. Hays, 1942-1943. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 52734424

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referencedIn Merriam, Eve, 1916-1992. Additional papers of Eve Merriam, ca. 1930-1992. Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Duke, Vernon, 1903-1969. Vernon Duke collection, 1918-1968. Library of Congress
referencedIn Edwin T. Bowden Collection Relating to Peter De Vries, 1936-1990 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Papers, 1944-1981. Houghton Library
creatorOf De Vries, Peter, 1910-1993. Peter De Vries letters to H.R. Hays, 1942-1943. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Williams, Alexander Whiteside. Papers, 1916-1981. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Vernon Duke Collection, 1918-1968 Library of Congress. Music Division
referencedIn Papers, 1922-1987 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Meredith, William, 1919-2007. William Meredith papers, 1947-1979. Library of Congress
referencedIn Manuscript (periodical) Records, 1933-1937 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Bowden, Edwin Turner, Jr. papers 2011-147., [ca. 1924]-2006 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
referencedIn Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973,. Creative writing questionnaires for writing class at University of Pennsylvania, 1970-1972. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn George Dillon Papers, 1862-1982 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Bowden, Edwin T. Bowden, Edwin Turner, Jr., papers, [ca. 1924]-2006 University of Texas Libraries
referencedIn Sale, Richard, 1930-. Archive of papers from Richard B. Sale, 1956-1981 (bulk 1967-1973). University of North Texas Library, UNT
referencedIn Ribicoff, Belle Krasne, 1924-. Belle Krasne Ribicoff papers, 1942-circa 2010, bulk 1945-2004. Archives of American Art
referencedIn Jean Burden Papers, 1931-1992 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Belle Krasne Ribicoff papers, 1942-circa 2010, bulk 1945-2004 Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Bowden, Edwin T. person
associatedWith Bowden, Edwin T. person
associatedWith Burden, Jean. person
associatedWith Dillon, George, 1906-1968 person
associatedWith Dorothy (Feiner) Rodgers, 1909- person
correspondedWith Duke, Vernon, 1903-1969. person
associatedWith Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973, person
associatedWith Hays, H. R. (Hoffman Reynolds), 1904-1980, person
associatedWith Krasne Ribicoff, Belle person
associatedWith Manuscript (Athens, Ohio) corporateBody
correspondedWith Meredith, William, 1919-2007. person
associatedWith Merriam, Eve, 1916-1992. person
associatedWith Ribicoff, Belle Krasne, 1924- person
associatedWith Sale, Richard, 1930- person
correspondedWith Sissman, L. E., 1928-1976 person
associatedWith Williams, Alexander Whiteside. person
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Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
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Birth 1910-02-27

Death 1993-09-28

Americans

English

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