Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956

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English novelist whose works were set in Sussex.

From the description of Sheila Kaye-Smith letter to Glen Walton Blodgett, 1921 December 30. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 76968820

Sheila Kaye-Smith was an English author. A natural storyteller, she was popular for her strongly plotted stories, unsentimental prose, and accurate portrayal of her native Sussex. Best known for her novels, she also published poetry, short fiction, autobiography, and various diverse writings.

From the description of Sheila Kaye-Smith letters, 1909-1937. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 54049963

English author and novelist.

Born in Sussex, Kaye-Smith published her first novel in 1908. She published nearly fifty books during her lifetime, many dealing with rural Sussex. Kaye-Smith was a convert to Catholicism.

From the description of Francis Kilcoyne - Sheila Kaye-Smith Collection, [195-?]-[not after 1987]. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 34051952

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creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Letter to Mr. Cazenove. St. Leonards on Sea. 1908 Apr. 25. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Literary Agency of London. Letters to the Literary Agency of London, 1899-1916. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Drabble, Margaret, 1939-. Letters of English authors, 1840-1977. Haverford College Library
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Letters to [?] Cazenove. Leonards on Sea. 1908-1910. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Letter : Northiam, Rye, Sussex, to "Mrs. Gregory," 1946 Feb. 3. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn Dawson Scott, C. A. (Catharine Amy), 1865-1934. C. A. Dawson Scott - Marjorie Watts papers, 1913-1980. Yale University Library
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. [Letters] 1925-26 : London, England to] Henry H. Phillips. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Inventory of The Legion Papers: Rare MSS 00149 ., 1927-1935 Cushing Memorial Library,
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Francis Kilcoyne - Sheila Kaye-Smith Collection, [195-?]-[not after 1987]. Boston College, Thomas P. O'Neill Library
referencedIn Lewis Gannett papers, 1681-1966 (inclusive) 1900-1960 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Literary Agency of London. Letters to the Literary Agency of London, 1899-1916. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Autograph letters signed (2) : St. Leonards on Sea and Montreux, Switzerland, to Mr. Cazenove, 1908 Jan. 26 and 1913 Feb. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Galsworthy, John, 1867-1933. John Galsworthy papers, 1912-1932. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn E. Martin (Elliott Martin) Browne papers, 1925-1975. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Compton Mackenzie & his work : signed typescript. The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Letter to Miss Boyman. St. Leonards, (Eng.) (19--). University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Papers, 1922-1939. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. [Letters]. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Rosamond B. Loring collection of printed endpapers, 1900-1950 (inclusive), 1920-1941 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Sheila Kaye-Smith letters, 1909-1937. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Fales, DeCoursey, 1888-1966,. De Coursey Fales autograph collection, 1713-1956, bulk (1840-1920). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn De Coursey Fales autograph collection, 1713-1956, 1840-1920 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Sheila Kaye-Smith letter to Glen Walton Blodgett, 1921 December 30. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn English literature mss., ca. 1750-ca. 1979 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Kaye-Smith, Sheila, 1887-1956. Ideas & the novel, 1920 / by Sheila Kaye-Smith. The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library
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associatedWith Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. person
associatedWith Bennett, Arnold, 1867-1931. person
associatedWith Beresford, J. D. (John Davys), 1873-1947. person
associatedWith Blodgett, Glen Walton, person
associatedWith Browne, E. Martin (Elliott Martin), 1900- person
associatedWith Cazenove, Mr, person
associatedWith Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924. person
associatedWith Cortes, Noel J. person
associatedWith Curtis Brown (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Dakers, A. H. person
associatedWith Dawson Scott, C. A. (Catharine Amy), 1865-1934. person
associatedWith Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. person
associatedWith Doran, George Henry. person
associatedWith Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881. person
associatedWith E. Matthews (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Evans, A. W. person
associatedWith Fales, DeCoursey, 1888-1966, person
associatedWith Galsworthy, John, 1867-1933. person
correspondedWith Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966 person
associatedWith George, Walter Lionel, 1882-1926. person
associatedWith Goldman, Harry, 1892- person
associatedWith Kilcoyne, Francis, person
associatedWith Literary Agency of London. corporateBody
associatedWith Loring, Rosamund B. (Rosamond Bowditch), 1889-1950 person
associatedWith Mackenzie, Compton, Sir, 1883-1972. person
associatedWith Minchin, Humphrey Cotton person
associatedWith Phillips, Henry Arthur. person
associatedWith Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915- person
associatedWith Richardson, Dorothy, b. 1882. person
associatedWith Seymour, Beatrice Kean. person
associatedWith Stokes, Sewell, 1902-1979, person
associatedWith Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863. person
associatedWith Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946. person
associatedWith Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. person
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Fiction--Authorship
Women authors, English--20th century--Correspondence
Women authors, English--20th century
English fiction--19th century--History and criticism
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English fiction--20th century--History and criticism
Women novelists, English--20th century
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Birth 1887-02-04

Death 1956-01-14

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