Coleman, Lonnie, 1920-1982

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Lonnie Coleman (1920- ), American novelist and playwright, born in Bartow, Georgia, resided in New York, England, and Ireland.

From the description of Lonnie Coleman papers, 1948-1979. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476232

William Laurence Coleman (Lonnie Coleman) was born in Bartow, Georgia. He moved to Savannah in 1979. He was the author of short stories and novels, most notably the bestselling Beulah Land trilogy. His last novel, Mark is an autobiographical novel.

Nowell Briscoe is a librarian at Emory University.

Edgar J. Bracco was an editor and senior writer with McGraw Hill. He published five books and short stories in the Saturday Evening Post and Seventeen. He also published articles in Reader's Digest, Yankee, and other publications. He also wrote books on contract for John Wayne's Batjac Productions, taking shooting scripts from several films and turning them into novels for simultaneous movie/book release.

From the description of Lonnie Coleman letters, 1930s-1982. (University of Georgia). WorldCat record id: 500919967

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creatorOf Coleman, Lonnie, 1920-1982. Lonnie Coleman letters, 1930s-1982. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
creatorOf Coleman, Lonnie, 1920-1982. Lonnie Coleman papers, 1948-1979. Georgia Newspaper Project
referencedIn Gore Vidal papers, 1875-2004 (inclusive), 1936-2000 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn James O. Brown Associates. James O. Brown Associates records, 1927-1992. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn James O. Brown Associates Records, 1927-1992. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Hull, William D., 1918-1984. Papers, 1906-1984. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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correspondedWith Bracco, Edgar J., 1920-2008 person
correspondedWith Briscoe, Nowell person
associatedWith Hull, William D., 1918-1984. person
associatedWith James O. Brown Associates. corporateBody
correspondedWith Ratchford, Oma person
correspondedWith Reekie, Gordon person
correspondedWith Vidal, Gore, 1925- person
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Novelists, American--Correspondence
American literature--20th century
Authors, American--Photographs
Authors, American--Correspondence
Authors, American
Novelists, American--Photographs


Birth 1920-08-02

Death 1982-08-13



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