Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914

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Luther Samuel Livingston was the first curator of the Harry Elkins Widener Collection in the Harvard College Library. In 1912 Livingston published a set of "Verses" by Robert Louis Stevenson, said to have never been published in the 1885 issue of "A Child's Garden of Verses."

From the description of Letters sent to Luther Samuel Livingston, 1900-1912. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612840031

American bookseller and bibliographer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to Belle da Costa Greene, [1911]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270591019

Livingston was a bookseller and bibliographer. He worked for Dodd, Mead & Company and was a partner in Dodd and Livingston.

From the description of Correspondence, ca. 1897-1935 (inclusive), 1900-1914 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122520964

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creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914. Autograph letters signed : [New York], to Belle da Costa Greene, 1913 June 19-1914 June 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Beresford, G. C. (George Charles). [Miscellaneous issues of serials in the Colt Kipling Collection : containing works by or about Rudyard Kipling]. Library of Congress
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Library. Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection. 1668-1983. American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Livingston, Flora Virginia Milner, 1862-. Letters of condolence and thanks, 1915. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914. A description of the early editions and manuscripts of Philip Sidney's Arcadia [manuscript], ca. 1900. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Widener, Harry Elkins, 1885-1912,. Letters to Harry Elkins Widener : manuscript, 1911-1912. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914. Autograph letter signed : Scarsdale, New York, to Miss [Belle] Greene, 1910 Apr. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Letters concerning John Keats, 1794-1958 (inclusive) 1822-1895 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914. Correspondence, 1914. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914,. Letters to Luther S. Livingston : manuscript, 1909-1914. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Grolier Club. Publications Committee. Records of the Committee on Publications, 1884-1983. Grolier Club
referencedIn Grolier Club. Library. Records of the librarians, 1897-1970. Grolier Club
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914,. Autograph letter signed from Luther Samuel Livingston, Scarsdale, New York, to Henry Clay Folger [manuscript], 19th or 20th century. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914. Autograph letter signed : to Belle Greene, 1913 June 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Widener, Harry Elkins, 1885-1912,. Letters to Harry Elkins Widener from collectors and libraries : manuscript, 1911-1912. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Widener, Eleanor Elkins,. Letters to Eleanor Elkins Widener from collectors and libraries : manuscript, 1914-1915. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914. Letter, 1913 May 25, New York, to "Dear Mr. Gable" [n.p.] University of Michigan
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914. Bibliographical notes and clippings : manuscript, undated. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900. Autograph letter signed : Los Angeles, to Luther S. Livingston, 1886 Aug. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Rosenbach, A. S. W. (Abraham Simon Wolf), 1876-1952. Correspondence regarding Harry Elkins Widener, the Titanic and Hodgson & Co., 1912-1914. Grolier Club
referencedIn Houghton Library. Houghton Library printed book provenance file, L-Q. 1942. Houghton Library
referencedIn Houghton Library. Houghton Library printed book provenance file, L-Q. 1942. Houghton Library
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914,. Letters sent to Luther Samuel Livingston, 1900-1912. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Andrew Keogh papers, 1898-1938 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914. Autograph letter signed : New York, to Belle da Costa Greene, [1911]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library
creatorOf Livingston, Luther Samuel, 1864-1914. Correspondence, ca. 1897-1935 (inclusive), 1900-1914 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Swinburne, Algernon Charles, 1837-1909. Algernon Charles Swinburne collection, 1839-1971 (bulk 1860-1930). University of Michigan
creatorOf Widener, Eleanor Elkins. Letters to Luther S. Livingston : manuscript, 1912-[1914]. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Luther A. Brewer Correspondence, 1902-1920 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
creatorOf Bail, Hamilton Vaughan,. Correspondence : concerning poems by Oliver Wendell Holmes, 1898-1934. University of Virginia. Library
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correspondedWith Adams, Joseph Quincy, 1881-1946 person
associatedWith Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 person
associatedWith Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. person
associatedWith Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820 person
associatedWith Brewer, Luther Albertus, 1858-1933 person
associatedWith Cockerell, Sydney Carlyle, Sir, 1867-1962, person
associatedWith Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, 1772-1834. person
associatedWith Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839 person
associatedWith Coues, Elliott, 1842-1899 person
associatedWith Cuvier, Georges, Baron, 1769-1832 person
associatedWith Darlington, William, 1782-1863 person
associatedWith Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. person
associatedWith Dodd and Livingston. corporateBody
associatedWith Eames, Wilberforce, 1855-1937. person
associatedWith Edison, Thomas A., (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 person
associatedWith Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 person
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correspondedWith Folger, Henry Clay, 1857-1930 person
associatedWith Gable, William F. person
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associatedWith Gosse, Edmund, 1849-1928, person
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associatedWith Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 person
associatedWith Greene, Belle da Costa, person
correspondedWith Grolier Club. Library. corporateBody
correspondedWith Grolier Club. Publications Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith Harding, Warren G. person
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associatedWith Houghton Library. person
associatedWith Houghton, Richard Monckton Milnes, Baron, 1809-1885 person
correspondedWith Jackson, William A. (William Alexander), 1905-1964 person
associatedWith Keogh, Andrew, 1869-1953 person
associatedWith Livingston, Flora Virginia Milner, 1862- person
associatedWith More, Paul Elmer, 1864-1937. person
associatedWith Newcomb, Simon person
associatedWith Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727 person
associatedWith Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851 person
associatedWith Pollard, Alfred W. (Alfred William), 1859-1944. person
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associatedWith Stevens, Henry Newton, 1855-1930. person
associatedWith Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894. person
associatedWith Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900. person
associatedWith Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872 person
associatedWith Swinburne, Algernon Charles, 1837-1909. person
associatedWith Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824 person
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associatedWith Wayne, Anthony person
associatedWith Widener, Eleanor Elkins, person
associatedWith Widener, Eleanor Elkins. person
associatedWith Widener, Harry Elkins, 1885-1912, person
associatedWith Winship, George Parker, 1871-1952. person
associatedWith Wise, Thomas James, 1859-1937. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Subject
Rare books
Booksellers and bookselling
Book collecting
Antiquarian booksellers
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Bibliographers
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Birth 1864

Death 1914

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