Reynolds, Paul Revere, 1864-1944,

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BIOGHIST REQUIRED Paul Revere Reynolds became the first literary agent in America when he established his business in New York in 1893. Together with is son, Paul Revere Reynolds, Jr. (1904- ), he handled some of the most prominent British and American authors of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. The son joined his father in 1923 and later became president of the agency.

From the guide to the Paul Revere Reynolds Papers, 1899-1980., (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, )

Paul Revere Reynolds became the first literary agent in America when he established his business in New York in 1893.

Together with is son, Paul Revere Reynolds, Jr. (1904- ), he handled some of the most prominent British and American authors of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. The son joined his father in 1923 and later became president of the agency.

From the description of Records, 1899-1980. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122421930

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creatorOf Porter, Eleanor H. (Eleanor Hodgman), 1868-1920. Papers of Eleanor H. Porter [manuscript], 1903-1936 (bulk 1905-1920). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Percy Marks papers, 1900-1961 (inclusive), 1920-1940 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Robert Grant papers, 1809-1940. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Marks, Percy, 1891-. Percy Marks papers, 1900-1961 (inclusive) 1920-1940 (bulk). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Wendell family papers, ca. 1620-1921. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Mark Anthony De Wolfe Howe additional papers, 1880-1959. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, American period, 1876-1937. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Kirkland, Winifred Margaretta, 1872-1943. Winifred Kirkland letters to Mark Anthony deWolfe Howe [manuscript], 1908-1914. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Beer family papers, 1740-1981, 1827-1981 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Paul Revere Reynolds Papers, 1899-1980. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Beer family. Beer family papers, 1740-1981 (inclusive), 1827-1981 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Alexander Woollcott correspondence, ca. 1856-1943 (inclusive), 1920-1943 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Reynolds, Paul Revere, 1864-1944. Records, 1899-1980. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Angela Morgan Papers, 1893-1957 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Reynolds, Paul Revere, 1864-1944. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1906-1913. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908. Papers of Joel Chandler Harris, 1881-1908. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Allingham, Margery, 1904-1966. person
associatedWith Alsop, Joseph, 1910-1989. person
associatedWith Asquith, H. H. (Herbert Henry), 1852-1928. person
associatedWith Auchincloss, Louis. person
associatedWith Auchincloss, Louis. person
associatedWith Bangs, John Kendrick, 1862-1922. person
associatedWith Beer family family
associatedWith Beer family. family
associatedWith Beer, Thomas. person
associatedWith Beer, Thomas. person
associatedWith Benchley, Robert, 1889-1945. person
associatedWith Bennett, Arnold, 1867-1931. person
associatedWith Bolton, Guy, 1884-1979. person
associatedWith Bridges, Robert, 1858-1941. person
associatedWith Burnett, Whit, 1899-1973. person
associatedWith Bynner, Witter, 1881-1968. person
associatedWith Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987. person
associatedWith Cather, Willa, 1873-1947. person
associatedWith Churchill, Winston, 1871-1947. person
associatedWith Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965. person
associatedWith Costain, Thomas B. (Thomas Bertram), 1885-1965. person
associatedWith Cousins, Norman. person
associatedWith Cousins, Norman. person
associatedWith Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930. person
associatedWith Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945. person
associatedWith Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906. person
associatedWith Edel, Leon, 1907-1997. person
associatedWith Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939. person
associatedWith Fast, Howard, 1914-2003. person
associatedWith Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968. person
associatedWith Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958. person
associatedWith Galsworthy, John, 1867-1933. person
associatedWith Gardner, Erle Stanley, 1889-1970. person
associatedWith Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson, 1873-1945. person
associatedWith Goldberg, Rube, 1883-1970. person
correspondedWith Grant, Robert, 1852-1940 person
associatedWith Harris, Frank, 1855-1931. person
associatedWith Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908. person
associatedWith Hassall, Christopher, 1912-1963. person
associatedWith Hillary, Edmund, 1919-2008. person
associatedWith Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. person
correspondedWith Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1864-1960 person
associatedWith Hurst, Fannie, 1889-1968. person
associatedWith Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963. person
associatedWith Keppel, Frederick P. (Frederick Paul), 1875-1943. person
associatedWith Kirkland, Winifred Margaretta, 1872-1943. person
associatedWith Kreymborg, Alfred, 1883-1966. person
associatedWith Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912. person
associatedWith Leary, Timothy, 1920-1996. person
associatedWith London, Jack, 1876-1916. person
associatedWith Loveman, Amy. person
associatedWith Mailer, Norman. person
associatedWith Mailer, Norman. person
associatedWith Marks, Percy, 1891- person
associatedWith Marks, Percy, 1891- person
associatedWith Masefield, John, 1878-1967. person
associatedWith Masters, Edgar Lee, 1868-1950. person
associatedWith Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965. person
associatedWith McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980. person
associatedWith Middleton, Drew, 1913-1990. person
associatedWith Moore, George, 1852-1933. person
associatedWith Morgan, Angela, 1874-1957 person
associatedWith Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971. person
associatedWith Norris, Frank, 1870-1902. person
associatedWith Page, Walter Hines, 1855-1918 person
associatedWith Porter, Eleanor H. (Eleanor Hodgman), 1868-1920. person
associatedWith Post, Emily, 1873-1960. person
associatedWith Putnam, George Palmer, 1887-1950. person
associatedWith Richter, Conrad, 1890-1968. person
associatedWith Rohmer, Sax, 1883-1959. person
associatedWith Searle, Ronald, 1920-2011. person
associatedWith Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950. person
associatedWith Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968. person
associatedWith Steffens, Lincoln, 1866-1936. person
associatedWith Stegner, Wallace, 1909-1993. person
associatedWith Strachey, Lytton, 1880-1932. person
associatedWith Suckow, Ruth, 1892-1960. person
associatedWith Tarkington, Booth, 1869-1946. person
associatedWith Thomas, Lowell, 1892-1981. person
associatedWith Trench, Herbert, 1865-1923. person
associatedWith Tyler, Parker. person
associatedWith Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977. person
associatedWith Vonnegut, Kurt. person
associatedWith Wallace, Irving, 1916-1990. person
associatedWith Webb, Beatrice, 1858-1943. person
associatedWith Webb, Sidney, 1859-1947. person
associatedWith Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946. person
correspondedWith Wendell family. family
associatedWith Wheelock, John Hall, 1886-1978. person
associatedWith Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975. person
associatedWith Wodehouse, P. G. (Pelham Grenville), 1881-1975. person
correspondedWith Woollcott, Alexander, 1887-1943 person
associatedWith X, Malcolm, 1925-1965. person
associatedWith Zangwill, Israel, 1864-1926. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Subject
Book proposals
Authors
Literature publishing
Copyright
Authors and publishers
Occupation
Literary agents
Authors
Novelists
Function

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Birth 1864

Death 1944

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