Sherburn, George, 1884-1962

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Sherburn (1884-1962) taught English at Harvard and was known primarily for his scholarship on Alexander Pope.

From the description of George Wiley Sherburn collection of English ballads, songs and poems, ca. 1700-1850. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 79390347

From the description of George Wiley Sherburn collection of letters and documents, 1655-1834. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 79390026

From the guide to the George Wiley Sherburn collection of letters and documents, 1655-1834., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

From the guide to the George Wiley Sherburn collection of English ballads, songs, and poems, ca. 1700-1850., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Sherburn (1884-1962) taught English at Harvard.

From the description of Papers of George Sherburn, 1935-1938 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973185

George Sherburn taught English at Harvard and was known primarily for his scholarship on Alexander Pope.

From the description of George Sherburn letters, 1923-1958. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 320850065

Collector. Born 1884; died 1962. Harvard University English literature professor from 1939 to 1952.

From the description of George Sherburn correspondence, 1923-1958. (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign). WorldCat record id: 501196399

Epithet: literary historian

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000878.0x0002cd

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referencedIn Collection, 1711-1744. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Zabel, Morton Dauwen, 1901-1964. Morton Dauwen Zabel papers 1861-1964, bulk 1930-1960. Newberry Library
creatorOf Sherburn, George, 1884-1962,. George Wiley Sherburn collection of English ballads, songs and poems, ca. 1700-1850. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Sherburn, George, 1884-1962. Letter to Thomas Ollive Mabbott. Cambridge, MA. 1945 Nov. 25. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf George Wiley Sherburn collection of letters and documents, 1655-1834. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf George Wiley Sherburn collection of English ballads, songs, and poems, ca. 1700-1850. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Letters sent to Hyder Edward Rollins, 1927-1946 (inclusive), 1944-1946 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn James Marshall Osborn correspondence, 1928-1977 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Papers, 1853-2005 (inclusive), 1939-2003 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Papers, 1920-1995. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Sherburn, George, 1884-1962,. George Wiley Sherburn collection of letters and documents, 1655-1834. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Sherburn, George, 1884-1962. Papers of George Sherburn, 1935-1938 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Vol. XLIV (ff. 77). Correspondence, notes, transcripts, draft articles, etc., of Meyerstein, relating to Marryat; followed (ff. 56-77) by miscellaneous correspondence of Meyerstein and drafts of his poems; 1931-1950.includes:f. 1 Reginald B. Ward, ..., 1931-1950 British Library
creatorOf Sherburn, George, 1884-1962. George Sherburn letters, 1923-1958. The Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
referencedIn Sherburn, George, 1884-1962,. George Wiley Sherburn collection of letters and documents, 1655-1834. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Papers, 1922-1965 (inclusive), 1925-1952 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Sherburn, George, 1884-1962. Letter to Maureen Mabbott. [Chicago, IL?]. 1934 Oct. 5. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Papers, 1853-2005 (inclusive), 1939-2003 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Sherburn, George, 1884-1962. George Sherburn correspondence, 1923-1958. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn English-language manuscript verse in the Houghton Library: First-line index, ca. 1000-ca. 1820. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Osborn, James Marshall. James Marshall Osborn correspondence, 1928-1977. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Davies, Godfrey, 1892-1957. Papers of Godfrey Davies, 1913-1960. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Collection, 1711-1744. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
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Ballads, English
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Death 1962

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