Papers of Robert Graves: Correspondence (arranged by correspondent) c1909 to 2004


Papers of Robert Graves: Correspondence (arranged by correspondent) c1909 to 2004

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Ruthven Todd was born in Edinburgh, and educated at Fettes College and the Edinburgh School of Art. After graduating he held a few odd jobs, while concentrating on painting, and was associated with the Surrealist movement.. He later worked as a copywriter and journalist, and made a name for himself as a poet, novelist, and short-story writer. He was part of the Civil Defense during World War II, and moved to the United States after the war, where he worked at several colleges and opened a printi...

Mermaid Theatre (corporateBody)

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Quennell, Peter, 1905-1993 (person)

Margaret Anchoretta Ormsby was born in 1909 in Quesnel but spent most of her childhood in the Okanagan Valley. In 1925, she enroled at UBC earning a B.A. (1929) and M.A. (1931) in History. Ormsby began her Ph.D. at Bryn Mawr in 1931, interrupting her studies between 1934 and 1936 to work as a teaching assistant in the Department on History at UBC. After completing her Ph.D. in 1936, she taught in the United States for three years. In 1940, Ormsby became a lecturer in the History Department of Mc...

Rivers, W.H.R. (William Halse Rivers), 1864-1922 (person)

Matthews, Paul, fl 1990-1991 (person)

Simon, Adelaide, d 1967 (person)

Bream, Julian, b 1933 (person)

Wiczyk, Stanislaw, fl 1959 (person)

Lye, Len, 1901-1980 (person)

Painter, kinetic artist; New York, N.Y. From the description of Len Lye papers, 1966. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86093854 ...

May, Derwent, fl 1965 (person)

McKinley, Mary Ann, b 1936 (person)

Elwell Sutton, Lawrence P., fl 1967 (person)

Home, Patrick, fl 1949 (person)

Cooke, Helen, b? 1902 (person)

Masopust, Michael, fl 1976-2010 (person)

Stuart, Henry, fl 1950-1970 (person)

Rice, Margaret Lois Spring, 1887-1970 (person)

San Francisco Chronicle. (corporateBody)

Puffin Books (corporateBody)

Posner, David, fl 1957 (person)

Robson, W. W. (William Wallace), 1923-1993 (person)

Podro, Michael. (person)

Barratt, Glyn, fl 1964 (person)

Malory, Sir Thomas, c1405-1471 (person)

Anderson, Alston, b 1924 (person)

Leichter, Eric, fl 1964 (person)

Ayers, Duffy, b 1919 (person)

Powys, Llewelyn, 1884-1939 (person)

Llewelyn Powys (1884-1939) came from a family of distinguished British writers, and wrote a wide variety of works, including essays, a biography, a novel, travel books, works of popular philosophy and propaganda, autobiographical memoirs, and "an imaginary autobiography." Married in 1924 to Alyse Gregory, managing editor of the Dial magazine, and a well-known and well-connected New York novelist and essayist, Powys generally divided his active career between the U.S. and his beloved Dorset. He d...

Indiana university press (corporateBody)

Founded in 1950 in Bloomington, Indiana, the Indiana University Press is a an academic publisher specializing in the humanities and social sciences. The majority of publications emphasize scholarship, but the the press also publishes text, trade, and reference titles. From the guide to the Indiana University Press mss. II, ca. 1950-1969, (Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)) ...

Iglesia, Federico de la, fl 1936-1950 (person)

Iglesia, Ita de la, b c1942 (person)

Tyson, Esmé Wynne-, 1898-1972 (person)

Wilson, C. P. H., fl 1967 (person)

Richmond, I. A. (Ian Archibald), 1902-1965 (person)

Ford, R. A. D., 1915-1998 (person)

Lambert, J. W. (Jack Walter), 1917-1986 (person)

Epithet: associate editor, 'The Sunday Times' British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001191.0x0002ef Assistant Editor, The Sunday Times (London). From the description of Typewritten letter signed, dated : London, 18 February 1961, to Joseph Chouinard, 1961 Feb. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270918562 ...

Ascoli, David (fl 1951 to 1968) publisher (person)

Brennan, Daniel, fl 1940-1962 (person)

Jarman, A. S., fl 1961 (person)

Graves, Samuel, b 1924 (person)

Gordon, Nancy, fl 1975-1982 (person)

Mcnaghten, Sir Henry, fl 1944 (person)

Rutherford, Noel, fl 1964-1984 (person)

Berlin, Sven, 1911-1999 (person)

Dutton, Ian, fl 1961-1964 (person)

Bishop, F. A., fl 1957 (person)

Auerbach, John (person)

Gruskin, Edward Irving, 1914-2005 (person)

Jones, Ian, fl 2000 (person)

Lewis, Alan, fl 1958 (person)

Sweet, Stephanie, fl 1967-1977 (person)

Asher, Richard, b c1932 (person)

Duff, Juliet, Lady, 1881-1965 (person)

Born in 1881, Lady Juliet Duff was the daughter of the Fourth Earl of Lonsdale. In 1903, she married Sir Robin Duff. Sir Duff was killed in action in 1914. Lady Duff married Major Kenneth Trevor in 1919 and divorced him in 1926. She is best known for her friendships with Maurice Baring, Hilaire Belloc, and Winston Churchill. From the description of Lady Juliet Duff commonplace book, 1916. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 47196497 ...

Phillips, Morgan, 1902- (person)

Sullivan, Winifred, fl 1945-1963 (person)

Mascaró, Juan (person)

Hawkes, C. F. C. (Charles Francis Christopher), 1905-1992 (person)

Wallrich, Ruby, fl 1972 (person)

Korda, Michael, b 1933 (person)

Myers, Winston, fl 1970-2007 (person)

Kohn-Schanzer, fl 1962 (person)

Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Ministry of Information (corporateBody)

Shulov, Aharon (person)

Wilson, Peter Lamborn (person)

Crosfield, Anthony Cadbury, fl 1962 (person)

Guthrie, Tyrone, Sir, 1900-1971 (person)

Guinness, Alec, 1914-2000 (person)

English actor. From the description of Autograph letter signed and autograph postal card signed : Petersfield, to Denys Blakelock, 1958 Dec. 10 and [1959] Sept. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870929 Access to the archive was provided to Piers Paul Read who wrote the authorised biography of Alec Guinness. Therefore the archive, to some extent, has been arranged and information has been collected and added by Read. The impact of his use of the archive is most noticeable...

Clark, Alan J., fl 1986-2002 (person)

Usill, Harley J., fl 1972 (person)

Hermsmeyer, Betty, fl 1980 (person)

British Broadcasting Company (corporateBody)

The two part documentary ‘No Plan, No Peace: The inside story of Iraq’s descent into chaos’ was produced by BBC Current Affairs and broadcast on the 28th and 29th October 2007. From the guide to the BBC Documentary: ‘No Plan, No Peace’ Collection, 2007, (Middle East Centre Archive, St Antony's College, Oxford) In December 1981, BBC Radio 4 broadcast a series of 13 controversial programmes by its Religious Affairs Correspondent, Gerald Priestland, under the title Priestland's...

Lean, David, 1908-1991 (person)

Ciardi, John, fl 1963 (person)

Reznikoff, Charles, 1894-1976 (person)

Charles Reznikoff (1894-1976), was a writer, editor, and poet. Born in Brooklyn, New York, he studied both journalism and law. He is most well-known for By the Waters of Manhattan (1962), a selected edition of his poems. His poetry was influenced by Yiddish sources and his fiction and plays typically dealt with Jewish themes, especially the plight of urban Jews in the United States. His non-fiction writing included The Jews of Charleston: A History of an American Jewish Community (1950), which w...

Grigson, Geoffrey, 1905-1985 (person)

Geoffrey Grigson was born at Pelynt, Cornwall and educated at Oxford. Though he published well-received poetry, he was better known as a critic and literary journalist. He was the founder of the modernist periodical New verse, 1933-1939, and wrote books on art, literature, and nature, and edited several anthologies. From the description of Geoffrey Grigson letter to Geoffrey Elborn, 1976 May 20. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 63664441 ...

Prewett, Frank, 1893-1962 (person)

Jepson, Selwyn, 1899-1989 (person)

Hartley, Charles, fl 1991 (person)

Vajda, Miklós, b 1931 (person)

Scott, Thomas, fl 1951 (person)

Chancellor, Alexander, b 1940 (person)

Blyth, Robin, b c1934 (person)

Perkowska, Ewa, fl 1977 (person)

Lieser, Juditte, fl 1968-1980 (person)

New Seizin Press (corporateBody)

Roberts, Michael, 1902-1948 (person)

Spectator (corporateBody)

Guinness, Bryan Walter, 1905-1992 2nd Baron Moyne, author (person)

Basanta Kumar Mallik Trust (corporateBody)

Christie's (corporateBody)

Kaye, Danny (person)

Danny Kaye was a singer, dancer, actor and comedian active primarily from the 1930s through 1970s. Sylvia Fine, his wife, was a writer and composer who produced material for Kaye and others. She also produced television shows, and taught courses and lectured on musical comedy. From the description of Danny Kaye and Sylvia Fine collection, 1895-1943 (bulk 1898-1939). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71128324 ...

Austin, Michael, fl 1976 (person)

Coghlan, Alice, fl 1921 (person)

Kermode, John Frank, b 1919 (person)

Viccari, Monty, fl 1957 (person)

Hayward, Leland, 1902-1971 (person)

Theatrical, motion picture, television producer and agent, Leland Hayward was born in Nebraska City, Nebraska on September 13, 1902. His father, Colonel William Hayward, was a well-known lawyer who would eventually become his son's personal attorney. His parents divorced several years later, both remarrying. Hayward studied at Princeton University, but dropped out after his first year. Following a brief career as a journalist in New York, his interests led him to show bu...

Morgan, Diana, fl 1969 (person)

Gill, Robert, fl 1960 (person)

Trevor, Jack, fl 1940-1959 (person)

Ribbons & Winder, income tax consultants (corporateBody)

Davies, A. Powell (Arthur Powell) (person)

The Rev. Arthur Powell Davies (1902-1957) was born in Birkenhead, England. In 1925, he received his academic and theological degrees from London University, along with the Theology Prize. He also received an honorary doctor of divinity from Meadville Theological School in 1947 and an honorary doctor of humane letters from Howard University in 1955. Davies originally served as a Methodist minister in London, England, and in Portland, Maine. He was ordained as a Unitarian minister in 1933 and bega...

Swenson, Karen, b 1936 (person)

MCA Management Ltd (corporateBody)

Enright, D.J. (Dennis Joseph), 1920-2002 (person)

Coward, Noël, 1899-1973 (person)

English composer, writer, actor, and producer. From the description of Signature on his visiting card, dated : [n.p., n.d.], [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270899310 Badger's Green opened Jun. 12, 1930. From the description of Letter [1930] Jun. 20 [London] to Maurice Browne [London] (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34365183 English actor and author. From the description of The Birth of Hope : autograph manuscript signed ...

Shah, Saira, b 1964 (person)

Graves, David, 1920-1943 (person)

Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850 (person)

British poet. From the description of Letters, 1827 Jan. 12-1836 Feb. 20. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 315953362 Wordsworth, English poet. From the description of [Letters, 1826-1848] / Wm. Wordsworth. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 501844796 Wordsworth was an English poet. From the description of Miscellaneous papers, 1801-1853. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122372656 From the guide to the William Wordsw...

Davies, Evan Sherrah-, fl 1971 (person)

Bennett, Anthea, b c1933 (person)

Gasienica, A. G., b c1952 (person)

Parker, Peter, Sir, 1924-2002 (person)

Loren, Sophia, b 1934 (person)

Rathbone, Irene, 1892-1980 (person)

Watt, Peter (fl 1930 to 1965) literary agent (person)

McCracken, George, fl 1938 (person)

Green, Peter, b 1924 (person)

Gentry, Bryen, fl 1964-1970 (person)

Crichton, Thomas, fl 1957-1959 (person)

Spivak, William, fl 1954-1961 (person)

Bosanquet, Reginald, 1932- (person)

McKinley, James, b c1936 (person)

Felton, Mike, fl 1983 (person)

Earney, Michael, fl 1955-2010 (person)

Faber, G. C. (Geoffrey Cust), 1889-1961 (person)

Epithet: of Moulton, county Suffolk British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000818.0x00003d ...

Verney, Sir Harry Calvert Williams, 1881-1974 4th Baronet and MP (person)

Sand, George, 1804-1876 (person)

George Sand (pseudonym of Amantine Lucille Aurore Dupin Dudevant) was a French author. From the description of Miscellaneous papers, 1829-1872. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122590144 George Sand was the pseudonym of Mme. Dudevant. From the description of Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1857, 1875, n.d. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155886629 George Sand (pseudonym of Amantine Lucille Aurore Dupin Dudevant ) was a Frenc...

Luft, Enrique, fl 1961-2009 (person)

Viking Press. (corporateBody)

Huebsch was vice president and chief editor at Viking Press in New York City. Viking became the publisher of Franz Werfel's works in English translation around 1935. Griesser was at Viking Press and wrote on Huebsch's behalf. Medinz was in the copyright dept. at Viking. McClure, Allen and Bradette all wrote letters to Viking Press concerning Werfel's novel The Song of Bernadette: McClure wrote a fan letter with a question that Huebsch forwarded to Werfel; Allen was requesting permission for use ...

Ghosh, Amitav, b 1956 (person)

Calvocoressi, Peter, fl 1975 (person)

Balabán, Peter, fl 1971-1973 (person)

Baekeland, Anthony, c1947-1981 (person)

Shah, Anna Ali-, fl 1962-1973 (person)

Solomon, David, fl 1967-1977 (person)

Barker, Arthur, fl 1933-1939 (person)

Cunynghame, David B., 1905-1978 (person)

Phelps, Robert, fl 1970 (person)

Abbott, Charles D. (person)

Mendoza, Cuca de, fl 1969-1973 (person)

Ellis, Annabel Williams, fl 1945 (person)

Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930 (person)

David Herbert Richards Lawrence was born September 11, 1885, in Eastwood, near Nottingham, to Arthur Lawrence, a coal miner, and Lydia Beardsall. He attended Nottingham University College, and in 1908 he took a teaching position at Davidson Road School in Croydon. Lawrence wrote in his spare time, and in 1911, with the help of Ford Maddox Hueffer, he published his first novel, The White Peacock . Poor health forced him to resign his teaching job this same year, at which time he bec...

Moore, John Peter (person)

Fitzgerald, Margaret, b 1919 (person)

Morrell, Ottoline Violet Anne Cavendish-Bentinck, Lady, 1873-1938 (person)

Patron of the arts and society hostess. From the description of Ottoline Morrell Collection, 1882-1946 (bulk 1882-1938). (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122648377 British-born literary hostess of the World War I and post-war periods. From the description of Papers. 1916-1934. (University of Maryland Libraries). WorldCat record id: 23685667 Purchase; John Wilson (Autographs) Ltd.; 1992. ...

Hodgart, Matthew John Caldwell. (person)

Kesend, Michael, d 2007 (person)

Ashby, May, fl 1934 (person)

Jones, Charles Garrett-, 1912-1992 (person)

Kahn, Blossom, fl 1966-1992 (person)

Witherby, Diana, fl 1955-1973 (person)

Gerrard, David, fl 1968-1969 (person)

Yevtushenko, Yevgeny, b 1933 (person)

Gunawardena, Gamini, fl 1958 (person)

Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-1997 (person)

Author; d. 1997. From the description of James A. Michener Chesapeake collection, 1975-1978. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70973705 Author. From the description of James A. Michener papers, 1906-1992 (bulk 1945-1992). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71063535 James Albert Michener was born in 1907 to unknown parents and raised as an orphan in the care of widow Mabel Michener of Doylestown, Pennsylvania. By the time he graduated from high school in 1925, h...

Hemming, Francis (person)

Thadani, ?, fl 1953 (person)

Etheridge, P. Alexander, fl 1947-1948 (person)

Dalton family (family)

Singh, Ghan Shyam, 1926-.... (person)

Ardizzone, Edward, 1900-1979 (person)

Ardizzone was born Oct. 16, 1900 in Haiphong, French Indochina; arrived in England in 1905; left school in 1918 and spent six months at a college of commerce; worked as a clerk for several years while taking evening classes at the Westminster School of Art; gave up job in 1926 to concentrate on a career as a professional artist; married Catherine Berkley in 1929, and had two sons and a daughter; worked as both painter and graphic artist until 1939; wrote and illustrated Little Tim and the brave ...

Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953 (person)

Dylan Thomas was a Welsh poet who first achieved recognition with "Eighteen Poems" (1934). He wrote both prose and radio plays, including "Portrait of the Artist as a Young Dog" (1940), "Deaths and Entrances" (1946), "Under Milkwood" (1954), and "Adventures in the Skin Trade" (1955). From the description of Dylan Thomas collection. [1935-1953]. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 660196437 Welsh author Dylan Thomas occupies a controversial place among 20t...

Tomorrow (corporateBody)

Gardner, Ava, 1922-1990 (person)

Tucker, Gillian, fl 1950 (person)

Women's Auxiliary Air Force (corporateBody)

Menasce, Jean de (person)

Scottish National Portrait Gallery. (corporateBody)

Klimowsky, Ernst W. (person)

Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956 (person)

Beerbohm married Florence Kahn (1876-1951), an American actress, on May 4, 1910. From the description of Max Beerbohm letters to Florence Kahn, 1904-1948 (bulk 1904-1909). (Princeton University Library). WorldCat record id: 122418146 B. 1872 d. 1956. From the description of Max Beerbohm artist file. (Whitney Museum of American Art). WorldCat record id: 228432818 Beerbohm was a British author and caricaturist. Turner was a British author. From...

Church, Richard, 1893-1972 (person)

British author and poet. From the description of Letter, 1942 May 2. (Washington State University). WorldCat record id: 29853286 Richard Church was a British author and critic, known as a poet and as a writer for young people. Born in the Battersea dictrict of London, he was educated at public schools in Dulwich and at sixteen took a job with the civil service, where he remained for twenty-four years. He published a considerable amount of poetry, then began writing fiction; ...

Fenn, Robert, fl 1952 (person)

Aufsess, Baron Hans von und zu, fl 1940 (person)

Stevens, Roger L. (person)

Garrett, John, fl 1942 (person)

Weissberger & Frosch, law firm (corporateBody)

Hirzel, Art Gerstner-, b c1920 (person)

Shaughnessy, Linda, fl 1982-1995 (person)

Clark, Ronald (Ronald William), 1916-1987 (person)

Ronald William Clark (1916-1987) was born in London in 1916 and was educated at King's College, Wimbledon. He began his career in journalism in 1933, and after working on various publications, he became a war correspondent for British United Press, landing at Normandy on D-Day. The author of hundreds of articles, Clark wrote books on subjects as diverse as mountaineering and nuclear fission. He also wrote many biographies including Sir John Cockcroft, Sir Henry Tizard, The Huxleys, J. B. S. Hald...

Goodban, Peter M., fl 1974 (person)

Blake, William, 1757-1827 (person)

Epithet: poet, engraver, artist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001137.0x0001f1 The original manuscript was acquired in 1847 by the English poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti. It is now, British Library. Add. 49460. From the description of Rossetti manuscript : [stats], 1935. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612881103 English artist, poet and mystic. From the description of Au...

Heron, James R., fl 1954 (person)

Metcalfe, James, b 1925 (person)

Carter, Anne, fl 1955-1981 (person)

Vursell, Harold D., fl 1946-1952 publisher (corporateBody)

Davis, Elizabeth Gould, 1910-1974 (person)

von Ranke family (family)

Ewitt, Frank, fl 1947 (person)

Perret, Christopher, 1930-1965 (person)

West, G. D., fl 1950 (person)

Dyer, Lisa, fl 1952 (person)

Allott, Kumari, fl 1940 (person)

West Victoria Mary Sackville- 1892-1962 (person)

Russell, Dora, 1894-1986 (person)

Truyols, Fernando Feliu, b 1926 (person)

Cox, Geoffrey, 1910-2008 (person)

Pamir, Umit, fl 1971 (person)

McKain, David W. (person)

Award winning author and educator, McKain grew up in rural Pennsylvannia and attended the University of Connecticut. After a brief stint working for Holt, Rinehart & Winston and McGraw-Hill, McKain returned to the University of Connecticut to pursue his doctorate, which he completed in 1969. McKain is a retired University of Connecticut (at Avery Point) faculty member and he also served as a visiting professor at Virginia Commonwealth University in 1989. From the description of D...

Morland, Nigel, d 1986 (person)

New Statesman (corporateBody)

Porter, Maisie, fl 1941 (person)

Hux, Samuel, fl 1974 (person)

Graves, Robert, 1895-1985 (person)

Robert (Von Ranke) Graves was born in London in 1895. He attended King's College School and Rokeby School, Wimbledon, Copthorne School, Sussex, Charterhouse School, Godalming, Surrey, 1907-14. In 1926, he received a B. Litt. From St. John's College, Oxford. He was the author of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, autobiographies, historical novels, essays, librettos, criticism, short stories, and children’s books. Graves also translated and edited a number of works. He died in 1985 in Deya, Majorca, Sp...

Lucan, 39-65 (person)

Roberts, John C., fl 1945 (person)

Horizon Pictures (G.B.) (corporateBody)

Scott, Ian, fl 1956 (person)

Cornell, Sally, fl 1968 (person)

Jacobs, Ralph, fl 1963-1979 (person)

Hudson Review (corporateBody)

Hoeniger, David, b 1921 (person)

Lehmann, L. Th., fl 1969 (person)

Jung, C.G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961 (person)

Psychoanalyst and author. From the description of Letter, 1935. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 34149490 Psychologist and psychiatrist. From the description of C.G. Jung papers, 1909-1955. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70983585 Epithet: Professor psychologist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001039.0x0000da Swiss psychoanalyst. From the description of C.G. Ju...

Reading, Carolyn, fl 1954 (person)

Penniman, T. K. (Thomas Kenneth), 1895-1977 (person)

Lewis, Alun, 1915-1944 (person)

Cape, Jonathan, d 1960 (person)

Reeves, James. (person)

Crossman, R. H. S. (Richard Howard Stafford), 1907-1974 (person)

Richard Howard Stafford Crossman (1907-1974) was the son and a judge, was born in Oxfordshire, and was educated at Winchester and New College, Oxford. He worked initially as a philosophy tutor at Oxford University before becoming a lecturer at the Workers' Educational Association. He was the leader of the Labour Party group on Oxford City Council from 1939-1940, and was assistant editor of the New Statesman in 1938, a position he held until 1955. He worked as a civil servant during ...

Guinness, Matthew, b 1940 (person)

Fodor, Nándor (person)

Hungarian journalist; correspondent in the United States and Great Britain, 1923-1939; secretary to Lord Rothermere, 1928-1937. From the description of Nandor Fodor papers, 1921-1945. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754871103 ...

Gittes, Archie, 1903-1991 (person)

Cameron, Norman, 1905-1953 (person)

(John) Norman Cameron, the poet and translator, was born in 1905 in India and educated at Fettes and Oriel College, Oxford, where he read Classics. He published poems in The Fettesian and Oxford Poetry, as well as New Verse . During the 1930s he worked for some years in the Colonial Service in Nigeria, then as an advertising copy-writer in London. His only original collection of poetry to be published during his lifetime, The Winter House, appeared in 1935. He was also a notable translator, of R...

Stendhal, Earl, fl 1960 (person)

Dickens, Charles John Huffman, 1812-1870. (person)

Szántó, Tibor (person)

Pilisuk, Marc, fl 2000 (person)

Carey, Patricia, fl 1942 (person)

Gordon, Giles, fl 1982 (person)

Edward, H. L. R., fl 1941 (person)

Davis, Sir Rupert Charles Hart-, 1907-1999 (person)

Suhr, Elmer George, 1902- (person)

Cripps, Judith, fl 1957 (person)

Lake, Ivan, fl 1948 (person)

Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc (corporateBody)

Dennis, Ted, fl 1957-1972 (person)

Kent, David L., fl 1967-2005 (person)

Matthews, T. S. (Thomas Stanley), 1901-1991 (person)

Editor. From the description of Reminiscences of T.S. Matthews : oral history, 1967. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122513341 ...

Wigginton, B. D., fl 1972 (person)

Ellidge, George, fl 1933-1940 (person)

Heppenstall, Rayner, 1911-1981 (person)

(John) Rayner Heppenstall (1911-1981), the novelist, poet, critic, BBC producer, and criminal historian, was born in Lockwood, Huddersfield, on 27 July 1911 and educated at Huddersfield College and Leeds University, where he graduated in Modern Languages in 1932, and obtained a Diploma in Education in 1933. After a brief period teaching in Dagenham, he moved to London to start a career as a freelance writer and critic. Here he met many other writers and wrote most of his published poetry before ...

McCann, James, fl 1969 (person)

Irvine, Lucy, b 1956 (person)

Russell, Peter, 1921-2003 (person)

Peter Russell was an English poet, translator and critic. In the mid 1970s he held a writing fellowship as poet in residence at the University of Victoria in British Columbia. In 1979 he settled permanently in Italy, where he spent the rest of his life. From the description of Peter Russell fonds. [1947-1972]. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 676750031 British poet and publisher Peter Irwin Russell was born in 1921; his first book of poetry was publish...

Graves, Alfred Perceval, 1846-1931 (person)

Epithet: Inspector of Schools British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000839.0x00038b English author and educationist. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2), dated : Wimbledon, 28 November [1896], and 5 December 1896 and to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1896 Nov. 28 and Dec. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270578205 Father of Robert von Ranke Graves Epithet: author...

Cochran, C. B. (Charles Blake), 1872-1951 (person)

Sir Charles Blake Cochran, theatrical producer, agent and promoter. From the description of Sir Charles Blake Cochran papers, 1898-1959. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79763221 From the description of Sir Charles Blake Cochran papers, 1898-1959. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702150310 ...

Rossellini, Roberto, 1906-1977 (person)

Pryce-Jones, Alan, 1908-2000 (person)

Alan Pryce-Jones, English author, editor and critic. Born in London, Pryce-Jones was educated at Eton and Oxford. He was editor of The Times Literary Supplement from 1948 to 1959. In 1960, he emigrated to the United States, where he worked briefly for the Ford Foundation before returning to writing and criticism. From the description of Alan Pryce-Jones papers, 1857-2000 (bulk 1915-1990). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702135899 Heralded as one of the most promi...

Cooper, Christopher J., fl 1961 (person)

Robertson, Archibald, fl 1922-1959 (person)

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (corporateBody)

Asprey, Robert B. (person)

Price, Bronwyn Brigid, b 1944 (person)

St. Thomas's Hospital (corporateBody)

Laughton, Charles, 1899-1962 (person)

Charles Laughton was born July 1, 1899 in Scarborough, England to hotel proprietors Robert and Eliza Laughton. He attended the public Jesuit school Stonyhurst College and enlisted into the army during WWI in 1917. In 1924, Laughton enrolled in the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art to study acting and drama. Soon Laughton was starring in many professional theatrical and film productions in London. In 1927, Laughton met the actress Elsa Lanchester; they were married in 1929. Laughton and Lanchester fi...

Edwards, Harold, fl 1942-1945 (person)

University of Harvard (corporateBody)

Stratou, Phaedon, fl 1964 (person)

Gell, Philip George Houthem, 1916-2001 (person)

Bogdanovich, Peter, b 1939 (person)

Today's Cinema (corporateBody)

Bank Handlowy w Warszawie (corporateBody)

Moncrieff, Charles Kenneth Michael Scott-, 1889-1930 (person)

Hawthorn, Mike, 1929-1959 (person)

Grey, Oliver Wingate, fl 1950-1970 (person)

Fielding, Xan (person)

Milligan, Shelagh, fl 1980-2004 (person)

Freeman, Walter J. (person)

Williams, Ralph, Vaughan, 1872-1958 (person)

Shui, Chien Tung, fl 1967-1986 (person)

Bonapart family (family)

Wilson, Michael, 1914-1978 (person)

Wilson was born in McAlester, OK, July 1, 1914; graduated from UC Berkeley, 1936, and taught English and wrote short stories before going to Hollywood in 1940; early work consisted of William Boyd westerns; joined the Marines in WWII; became a contract writer with Liberty Film, 1945, working on such pictures as It's a wonderful life; named an unfriendly witness by the House Un-American Activities Committee and blacklisted; worked on Herbert Biberman's independent production, Salt of the earth (1...

Summerfield, Geoffrey, fl 1965 (person)

Preston, Mary, 1877-1949 (person)

Lee, Laurie (person)

London County Council (corporateBody)

Lewis, Gwladys, fl 1939-1946 (person)

Mendelson, Edward, fl 1976-2008 (person)

Hutchinson, Dorothy, fl 1940-1948 (person)

Podro, Joshua, 1894-1962 (person)

Radice, Betty, fl 1977-1984 (person)

Architectural Digest. (corporateBody)

Bliss, Alan, fl 1956 (person)

Pálsson, Einar, 1925-1996 (person)

Smith, Edgar F., fl 1958-1959 (person)

Matthews, Pamela, fl 1964-1991 (person)

Martin Brian & O'Keeffe Ltd (corporateBody)

Alexander (356-323 BC) king of Greece (person)

Kent, Carol, fl 1983-1986 (person)

Baker, Shirley W. (Shirley Waldemar), 1836-1903 (person)

Epithet: Reverend Prime Minister of Tonga British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001072.0x0002ec ...

Wathen, Ronnie, 1934-1993 (person)

Ladies Home Journal (corporateBody)

Gardiner, Charles Wrey, 1901-1981 (person)

British author, poet, and publisher. Died 1981. From the description of The wings of chance, book 5 : manuscript notebook, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122546507 Charles Francis Wrey Gardiner, British author, poet, and publisher; d. 1981. From the description of Charles Wrey Gardiner papers, 1918-1981. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 495526653 British author, editor of POETRY QUARTERLY. From the descr...

Graff, Claude, fl 1936-1958 (person)

Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945 (person)

Dictator, Italy. From the description of Tribute of Benito Mussolini, 1930. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454676 Premier of Italy, 1922-1943. From the description of Taking care of agriculture : typescript, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122446815 Biographical/Historical Note Premier of Italy, 1922-1943. From the guide to the Benito Mussolini typescript : Taking care of agriculture...

St John's College (corporateBody)

St John's College, Oxford, is one of the constituent colleges of Oxford University. It was founded in 1555 by Sir Thomas White (1495?-1567), Merchant Taylor, Lord Mayor of London and benefactor, originally to provide a Roman Catholic education as part of the Counter-Reformation during Queen Mary I's reign. Early alumni included recusants such as Edmund Campion and Thomas Tresham, and, in the 17th century, High Church Anglicans such as William Laud. Later alumni included figures as d...

Manchester Guardian (corporateBody)

Tredgold, Margaret, fl 1975 (person)

Garner, James, fl 1970 (person)

Erespin Press (corporateBody)

Devecseri, Gábor. (person)

Mitchison, Naomi, 1897-1999 (person)

English author. From the description of Thunder over Dacca : typescript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270875096 From the description of The boxes : typescript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870153 From the description of Mary and Joe [short story] : typescript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870181 From the description of The winter plower ... : typescript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270875089 From the d...

Klausner, Margot, 1905-1975 (person)

Associated-Rediffusion Ltd (corporateBody)

Hall, Rodney, b 1935 (person)

Price, Kenneth Gill, fl 1908-1959 (person)

The Times (corporateBody)

Ford, John, 1894?-1973 (person)

John Martin Feeney, (February 1, 1894 – August 31, 1973), known professionally as John Ford, was an American film director and naval officer. He was born John Martin "Jack" Feeney on February 1, 1894 or 1895 (sources differ on the year) in Cape Elizabeth, Maine to John Augustine Feeney and Barbara "Abbey" Curran. Instead of his birth name, Ford often gave his given names as Sean Aloysius, sometimes with surname O'Feeny, O'Feeney, O'Fienne, or O'Fearna; an Irish language equivalent of Feeney, o...

Godfrey, Vinyas, fl 1999 (person)

Flakoll, Darwin, d 1995 (person)

Luft, Teresa, fl 1968 (person)

Fernandel, 1903-1971 (person)

Rhys, Keidrych, fl 1939-1945 (person)

Verney, Sir Edmund, 1616-1649 (person)

O'Prey, Pilar, b c1956 (person)

Roberts, Richard, fl 1971-1979 (person)

Boland, Bridget, d 1988 (person)

Wain, John (person)

John Barrington Wain was born in Stoke-on-Trent in 1925, the son of a dentist, and educated at the High School, Newcastle-under-Lyme. Ineligible for military service because of poor eyesight, Wain went up to St John's College Oxford in 1943 to read English. His tutor, C.S. Lewis, introduced him to the conservative literary group, the Inklings, although Wain remained on its periphery. His contemporaries included Philip Larkin, Elizabeth Jennings and Kingsley Amis, with whom he was la...

T.R.G. Lawrence, auctioneers (corporateBody)

Haas, Robert K., fl 1938-1940 (person)

Farran, Ramon, b 1939 (person)

Plomer, William, 1903-1973 (person)

William Plomer was an English poet, novelist, short-story writer, librettist, and songwriter. From the description of William Plomer collection of papers, 1921-1973. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122575712 From the guide to the William Plomer collection of papers, 1921-1973, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) William Plomer was born in South Africa and educated in England. After ...

Flower, Desmond, 1907- (person)

Wales periodical (corporateBody)

Kennington, Eric, 1888-1960 (person)

Murray, Gilbert, 1866-1957 (person)

English classical scholar. From the description of Autograph letter signed : 131 Banbury Road, Oxford, to Sir Sydney Cockerell, 1907 Oct. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612718 Epithet: of Stowe MS 208 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000985.0x00020a Epithet: OM, classical scholar British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100...

Hartmann, Cyril H. (person)

Epithet: historian British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000209.0x000372 ...

PEN Club of Poland (corporateBody)

Miles, Bernard, fl 1965-1970 (person)

Henderson, Philip, fl 1931-1950 (person)

McMurtry, Grady Louis, 1918-1985 (person)

Barbour, Violet, fl 1961 (person)

Spiegel, Sam (person)

Hogarth, Paul, 1917-2001 (person)

Lollobrigida, Gina, b 1927 (person)

Essays in Criticism (corporateBody)

Ragg, Lonsdale, 1866-1945 (person)

Stainforth, Graham H., fl 1945-1956 (person)

Hidden, Norman (person)

Epithet: Director Workshop Press Ltd British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001035.0x000002 ...

Daily Film Renter (corporateBody)

Merwin, William S., b 1927 (person)

Roberts, Lynette, 1909-1995 (person)

Allan, Mary, fl 1962-1975 (person)

Monihan, William J. (person)

Leif, Irving P., 1947-.... (person)

Kennerley, Morley, fl 1940-1963 (person)

Higginson, Frederick H., fl 1959-1979 (person)

Christie, Agatha Mary Clarissa, 1891-1976 (person)

Powell, Anthony, 1905-2000 (person)

Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x000235 Anthony Dymoke Powell, English author best known for his series A DANCE TO THE MUSIC OF TIME. Lady Violet Georgiana Powell, writer and chairperson of the Whatley Parish Council. Arthur Mizener, literary critic and biographer of F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ford Madox Ford. From the description of Powell-Mizener correspondence, 1952-1981. (Co...

Douglas, Mary, 1921-2007 (person)

Social anthropologist Dame Mary Tew Douglas was born March 25, 1921, in San Remo, Italy, daughter of Gilbert Charles Tew and Phyllis Twomey. She was educated at the Sacred Heart Convent in Roehampton, England. Douglas attended Oxford University where she earned the degrees of B.A. (1943), M.A. (1947), B.Sci. (1948), and Ph.D. (1951). That same year she married James A.T. Douglas, an economist for the Conservative Party Research Department. The couple had three children: Janet, James...

Porter, Arabel J. (person)

Head, Francis, fl 1961 (person)

Maska, Eduard, b c1900 (person)

Royal Society of Literature. (corporateBody)

Barnard, Mary. (person)

American poet, biographer, and translator Mary Ethel Barnard was born in Vancouver, Washington on December 6, 1909. She was the daughter of Bertha Hoard and Samuel Melvin Barnard, who worked in the timber industry. After graduating from Reed College in 1932, Barnard established a relationship by mail with Ezra Pound, who became her literary mentor. Her poetry, prose, and translations of Greek poetry were published in literary magazines and as monographs. She was awarded numerous honors throughou...

Jackson, Katherine, fl 1939-1949 (person)

Crozier, Frank P. (Frank Percy), 1879-1937 (person)

Epithet: Brigadier-General British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000750.0x00004b ...

Richmond, B. L., fl 1930 (person)

Elath, Eliahu, 1903-.... (person)

Epithet: Israeli ambassador in London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000210.0x00014a ...

McGraw-Hill book company (corporateBody)

Decker, Clarence Raymond, 1904-1969 (person)

Clarence Raymond Decker was born on December 19, 1904, in Sioux City, Iowa. He received his A.B. degree in 1925 from Carleton College, and his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1928. From 1929 to 1931 he served as the Chairman of the English Department at Illinois Wesleyan University. From 1934 to 1938, he served as the Chairman of the English Department at the University of Kansas City, and he became the Vice-President of the University in 1938. He became the President of the University i...

Gittes, Cicely Foster, fl 1934-1993 (person)

Furness, Paul, b c1955 (person)

Knights Templar (corporateBody)

Sargant, William Walters (person)

Richman, Robert, fl 1959-1963 (person)

Jensen, James, fl 1968 (person)

Hamon, Jake L., fl 1962-1975 (person)

Graves, Tomás, b 1953 (person)

Dufton, Thelma Grace, fl 1973-1977 (person)

Graves, Tomás, b 1953 (person)

Passavant, Elise, fl 1964 (person)

Meyer, M. D., fl 1948 (person)

Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972 (person)

Poet, acting editor of The Dial magazine, 1925-1929. Born Marianne Craig Moore. From the description of Book manuscripts, 1935-1967. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122417395 From the description of Albums, [ca. 1905-1936]. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122524976 From the description of Family correspondence, 1848-1972, bulk 1905-1972. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122540617 From the desc...

Logue, Christopher, b 1926 (person)

Janson, H.W. (Horst Woldemar), 1913-1982 (person)

Playboy (corporateBody)

Bowen, John Charles Edward (person)

1930-1934 Indian army; 1934-1947 Indian Political Service; 1982 published Plain Tales of the Afghan Border; major. Epithet: army and political officer in India British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001394.0x000247 ...

Greenwood, Marianne, 1916-2006 (person)

Page, Anthony Frederick Montague, b 1935 (person)

Friends of the Bodleian (corporateBody)

Artisjus: Bureau hongrois Pour la Protection des Droits d'Auteur (corporateBody)

Hetherington, Alastair (person)

Hector Alastair Hetherington, 1919-1999, was educated at Gresham's School, Holt and Corpus Christi College, Oxford. He spent the second world war in the Royal Armoured Corps and in 1946 joined the editorial staff of the Glasgow Herald . He left in 1950 to join the Manchester Guardian where he was assistant editor and foreign editor 1953-1956 and editor 1956-1975. After he left the Guardian , he went into television, becoming controller of BBC Scotland 1975-1978 and manager of BBC Highland 1979-1...

Bingley, Julian, fl 1975-1982 (person)

Williams, Joan Ursula Vaughan, 1911-2007 (person)

Nicholson family (family)

Hutchinson Publishing Group. (corporateBody)

Warner, Dorothy, fl 1944 (person)

Cuadra, Jolico, fl 1960 (person)

Greaves, R., fl 1914 (person)

Hards, Selma, b c1929 (person)

Soudan, Berele Berele, fl 1964 (person)

Short, F. S., fl 1941 (person)

Korda, Vincent, 1896-1979 (person)

Tiarks family (family)

Rosenstingl, Rutta, fl 1969-1986 (person)

Jenkins?, Cog, fl 1970 (person)

Taylor, Geoffrey Handley-, b 1920 (person)

Bergman, Ingrid, 1915-1982 (person)

Ingrid Bergman (b. 29 August 1915, Stockholm, Sweden-d. 29 August 1982, London, England) was a Swedish acrtess. After starring in Intermezzo (1939), she rose to fame in the US. Bergman is well known for Casablance (1942), For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943), Gaslight (1944), and several Alfred Hitchock films. She was married Petter Aron Lindstrom and later married director Roberto Rossellini....

Franklin, Leonard, d 1972 (person)

Wagner, Jane, b 1934 (person)

Fuller, Roy, 1912-1991 (person)

Roy (Broadbent) Fuller (1912-1991), the poet, was born in Failsworth, Lancashire, educated at Blackpool High School, and later qualified as a solicitor. He joined the Woolwich Equitable Building Society in 1938 and became one of its directors in 1969. He was legal adviser to and vice-president of the Building Societies Association, and at one time a governor of the BBC. His lectures as Oxford Professor of Poetry (1968-1973) were published under the titles Owls and artificers (London, 1971) and P...

Opie, Peter. (person)

Epithet: folklorist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001569.0x000245 ...

Hart, Howard, fl 1963-1968 (person)

Film Group Incorporated (corporateBody)

Storrs, Ronald, Sir, 1881-1955 (person)

Plum, Dagny, fl 1958 (person)

Trinity College (University of Cambridge) (corporateBody)

Spain, Ministerio de Obras Publicas (corporateBody)

Harvey, James Martin (person)

Perou, Paulette, fl 1940 (person)

Lake, John, fl 1983 (person)

Harper's Bazaar (corporateBody)

Harries, Eloise Street, fl 1965-1971 (person)

Cooper, Rosaleen, 1894-1989 (person)

Harvey, W. L., fl 1963 (person)

Reavey, George, 1907-1976 (person)

Reavey was the owner and operator of Europa Press and a friend of Welsh poet Dylan Thomas. From the description of Papers concerning Dylan Thomas, 1936-1939. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 78228333 From the guide to the Papers concerning Dylan Thomas, 1936-1939., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) ...

Friedman, Elizabeth, fl 1993-1998 (person)

Day, Douglas, 1932-2004 (person)

Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001305.0x0003c8 ...

Schwarz, Nikolaus, fl 1951-1983 (person)

Riley-Smith, June, fl 1975 (person)

Kolesar, Peter, fl 1965 (person)

Bledsoe, Judith, b 1934 (person)

Mortimer, John, 1923-2009. (person)

British author and playwright. From the description of John Clifford Mortimer papers, circa 1969-2007. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 85182862 English lawyer, playwright, and novelist. From the description of 1.5 linear ft. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70969336 Epithet: Kt.; QC; playwright and novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000205...

Poetry Center (corporateBody)

Graves, Clarissa, 1892-1976 (person)

Prichard, John, 1916-1989 (person)

Sassoon, Siegfried, 1886-1967 (person)

Siegfried Sassoon was a British novelist, poet, and biographer. From the description of Siegfried Sassoon collection of papers, [1905]-1975 bulk (1915-1951). (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122533686 From the guide to the Siegfried Sassoon collection of papers, 1905]-1975, 1915-1951, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Siegfried Sassoon was an English writer, best remembered for the...

Random House, Inc. (corporateBody)

Parasychology Foundation (corporateBody)

Klarwein, Abdul Mati (person)

Esprit. (corporateBody)

Sitwell, Edith, 1887-1964 (person)

English poet, biographer, critic, and anthologist. Edited and contributed to the annual anthology Wheels. From the description of Edith Sitwell correspondence, 1942-1944. (Texas Woman's University Library). WorldCat record id: 28185434 English poet, critic, and novelist. From the description of Letter to an unknown recipient, ca. 1949. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647817483 From the description of Photoprint and letter, n.d. and 1981 Oct...

McCormick, Ken, 1906-1997 (person)

Editor in chief, Doubleday & Company. From the description of Correspondence to Maxwell Struthers Burt, 1947-1949. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 122594971 Editor. From the description of Reminiscences of Kenneth Dale McCormick : oral history, 1975. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309736212 Biographical Note ...

Iremonger, Valentin (person)

Glover, Alan (fl 1955-19570 editor (person)

Incorporated Society of Authors, Playwrights, and Composers (Great Britain) (corporateBody)

Newman, H., fl 1924-1943 (person)

Gondolat, publishers (corporateBody)

Levy, Juliette de Bairacli, 1912-2009 (person)

Scudamore, James, b c1920 (person)

Rothenstein, Michael, 1908-1993 (person)

Williams, Susan, fl 1969 (person)

Astley, Francis, fl 1956-1957 (person)

Leigh Fermor, Patrick, b 1915 (person)

Newton, Judy, fl 1968 (person)

Sidney, Algernon, 1622-1683 republican (corporateBody)

Alden Press, printers (corporateBody)

Smith, Janet Adam. (person)

Price, William Houston Aston, 1913-1962 (person)

Valle, Leticia de la, fl 1968 (person)

Butler of Saffron Walden, Richard Austen Butler, Baron, 1902-1982 (person)

Statesman. From the description of Reminiscences of Richard Austin Butler : oral history, 1971. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309724838 ...

Saunders, Geoffrey, fl 1957 (person)

Ury, Peter, c1921-1976 (person)

Reid, Mary, fl 1958-1960 (person)

Simon, Christopher, fl 1973-2000 (person)

Moyer Bell Limited, publishers (corporateBody)

Mathews, Denis, fl 1953 (person)

British Council (Spain) (corporateBody)

The British Council is the United Kingdom’s public diplomacy and cultural organisation. Part of its work is to send British writers on trips abroad in order to help international artistic understanding. From the guide to the British Council letters and reports, 1960-2001, (Reading University: Special Collections Services) ...

Carey, Michael C. J., fl 1963 (person)

Magee, William, fl 1968 (person)

Cooper, Sir Clive Forster-, 1880-1947 (person)

Dugan, Kieran, d 2009 (person)

Pincus, Lily. (person)

Chaucer, Geoffrey, c1340-1400 (person)

Dobrée, Bonamy, 1891-1974 (person)

Hope, Francis, fl 1972 (person)

Lowy, Bernard, 1916- (person)

Moyer, Jennifer, c1949-2001 (person)

Chapin, Paula van Dyke, fl 1957-1967 (person)

Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (corporateBody)

Smith, Iain Crichton, 1928-1998 (person)

Lacey, Arthur, d 1979 (person)

Angell, Roger (fl 1957 to 1960) editor (person)

Blissett, William, fl 1957 (person)

Waley, Arthur. (person)

English museum curator and translator. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to Camille Honig in Brazil, [1955] Mar. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270586277 ...

Jeffares, A. Norman (Alexander Norman), 1920-2005 (person)

Academic and literary critic. Born and educated in Ireland. Professor of English, University of Adelaide 1951-57. Subsequently held posts at the University of Leeds and Stirling University. From the description of Papers [manuscript]. 1953-1973. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225709805 ...

Johnson, Pyke, fl 1957 (person)

Ward, Philip, fl 1963 (person)

Davies, Annie Patricia Llewleyn, 1915-1997 (person)

Gough, Michael, b 1913 (person)

Nine: Quarterly Review of Literature and the Arts (corporateBody)

Schwarz, Georg, fl 1930-1945 (person)

Oxley, William, b c1940 (person)

Stevenson, J. P., fl 1955 (person)

Cooper, Diana, 1893-1986 (person)

Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 (person)

John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born on May 29, 1917, to Joseph P. Kennedy and Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy of Brookline, Massachusetts. John Kennedy, the second of nine children, attended Choate Academy (1932-1935), Princeton University (1935-36), Harvard College (1936-40), and Stanford Business School (1941). In 1940, he published a book based on his senior thesis entitled "Why England Slept." The book criticized British policy of Appeasement. In 1941, Kennedy enlisted in the Navy. In August 1943, Kenn...

Aubrey, ?, fl 1934 (person)

Kushner, Martin D. (person)

Schmoller, Hans, fl 1950-1970 (person)

White, Katharine S. (fl 1952 to 1957) editor (person)

Nakano, Nobuko, fl 1983 (person)

Bajardi, Fritz, fl 1973 (person)

Blomberg, Erik, fl 1950 (person)

Boas, Guy, 1896-1966 (person)

Carrington, Leonora, b 1917 (person)

Woodward, Peter, b 1956 (person)

Considine, Bob, 1906-1975 (person)

Bob Considine was born in Washington, D. C. November 4, 1906. He attended Gonzaga High School in the city and also George Washington University. He began his newspaper career on the Washington Post in 1930, writing sports, drama, and Sunday feature articles. In 1933 he moved over to the Washington Herald, where he served as sports editor and editorial and feature writer. He was transferred to the International News Service (INS) in New York City in 1937 and served as war corresponde...

Greenburg, Edith R., fl 1954 (person)

Thelen, Albert Vigoleis, fl 1930-1953 (person)

Blumenfeld, Yorick, fl 1981 (person)

Picken, ?, fl 1945 (person)

Jacobs, Mark, fl 1971 (person)

Kininmonth, Christopher, fl 1948-1949 (person)

Nichols, Robert, 1893-1944 (person)

English author Robert Nichols was known as a World War I poet and playwright. Educated at Winchester College and Oxford, he served as an artillery officer in World War I, before being discharged with shell shock. He wrote poetry, giving readings to large crowds, and was part of a group of British artists sent to America. After the war, he became part of England's literary circle, served as professor of English literature at the University of Tokyo, and lived for a time in Austria and France. He ...

McFall, David, 1919-1998 (person)

O'Shea, Sean, fl 1978 (person)

Blackwood, John, fl 1987 (person)

Time-Life International (corporateBody)

Podro, Fanny, d 1988 (person)

Campbell, ?, fl 1972 (person)

Waddell, Helen, 1889-1965 (person)

Epithet: writer and translator British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000205.0x0003db Irish author Helen Waddell (1889–1965) was an acclaimed translator of Latin literary works created during the medieval period. She also wrote children's books and plays. "Helen (Jane) Waddell 1889–1965." Contemporary Authors Online, Gale, 2007. Reproduced in Biography Resource Cen...

Taborski, Boleslaw, b 1927 (person)

Neale, E., fl 1930-1936 (person)

Hart, Bill, fl 1956 (person)

Villiers, Tembi Crosfield-, c1943-c1997 (person)

Blimes, Charles, fl 1962 (person)

Ryan, Angela, fl 1980-2003 (person)

Panstwowy Instytut Wydawniczy (corporateBody)

Berthelier, Michel, fl 1964 (person)

Lawrence, Bert, fl 1963 (person)

Thompson, Frank, 1920-1944 (person)

State university of New York at Buffalo (corporateBody)

Graves, Robert, Sir, 1858- (person)

Flower, Margaret, fl 1931-1952 (person)

Osmond, Humphry (person)

Chelsea Arts Club (corporateBody)

Granada TV Network Ltd (corporateBody)

Graves, David, b 1961 (person)

Budberg, Baroness Moura 9c1891-1974) writer (person)

Iribarne, Manuel Fraga, b 1922 (person)

Nye, Robert, b 1939 (person)

Williams, Charles, 1886-1945 (person)

English author. From the description of The other side of the way : place not specified : autograph manuscript of the poem signed, 1931 May 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270589839 ...

Fife, Graeme, fl 1969-2009 (person)

Trianon Press (corporateBody)

Founded by Arnold Fawcus in 1947, the Paris-based Trianon Press published over fifty volumes, including a series of facsimiles of all of William Blake's illuminated books (issued under the auspices of the William Blake trust established by Geoffrey Keynes), a number of Blake-related titles, art volumes, as well as more conventional trade books. From the description of Trianon Press archive, 1947-1980 (bulk). (University of California, Santa Cruz). WorldCat record id: 18198110 ...

Bracken, Brendan, 1901-1958 (person)

Manger, Hermien, fl 1971 (person)

Daruwalla, Keki N., 1937- (person)

Mason, Ellsworth, fl 1941-1974 (person)

Jonathan Cape Ltd. (corporateBody)

Herbert Jonathan Cape (1879-1960) was the son of a builder who started as an apprentice in the bookselling trade. By 1919 he was in a position to start his own small publishing firm, Jonathan Page and Company (Page being his mother's maiden name). In 1920 he took on George Wren Howard as junior partner, and the firm of Jonathan Cape was launched in January 1921, with the publication of a new edition of Charles Montagu Doughty's Travels in Arabia Deserta, with an introduction by T.E....

International Press-Cutting Bureau. (corporateBody)

Paz, Octavio, 1914-1998 (person)

Devlin, Denis, 1908-1959 (person)

Patai, Raphael, 1910-1996 (person)

Anthropologist. From the description of Reminiscences of Raphael Patai : oral history, 1980. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122419151 Raphael Patai (1910-1996) was a prominent cultural anthropologist and authority on Jewish cultures around the world. He was born in Budapest, Hungary on November 22, 1910, the son of Hungarian Jews, Edith (Ehrenfeld) Patai and Joseph Patai (1882-1953). Until 1935, Patai used his birth name Ervin...

Crew, F. A. E. (Francis Albert Eley), 1888-1973 (person)

Epithet: Director Animal Breeding Research Department Edinburgh University British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001035.0x000294 ...

Harvey, Axel, fl 1978-1979 (person)

PEN Club of Hungary (corporateBody)

Holzer, Vivian, 1961-1974 (person)

Ustinov, Peter (person)

Epithet: actor and dramatist Title: Knight British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x00026a ...

Bugotu, Francis, fl 1969-1970 (person)

Guy, Gerda S., b c1877 (person)

Walker, Christopher J., 1942-.... (person)

Hodge, Alan, 1915-.... (person)

Hogarth, Diana, fl 1987-200 (person)

Cela, Camilo José, 1916-2002 (person)

Roberts, Nan, fl 1957 (person)

Harven, Emile de (person)

Davids, R. L., fl 1983 (person)

Mayers, Isabel, 1894-1947 (person)

Mackay, Katherine, fl 1963 (person)

Noach, Margaret, fl 1970-1979 (person)

British American Tobacco Australasia (corporateBody)

Tree, Iris, 1897-1968 (person)

English poet. From the description of Autograph letters signed (5) : London, Rome, and Venice, to Stark Young, 1934 Nov. 12, 1937 July 20 and [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872375 ...

Thompson, Peter, fl 1942-1972 (person)

Mital, A. K., fl 1983 (person)

Bergman, Michael, fl 1962 (person)

Eberl, Galen, fl 1965 (person)

Gifford, John Anthony Hardinge, 1908-2000 3rd Earl of Halsbury (person)

Bourne, Russell, fl 1968 (person)

Sanders and Co., booksellers (corporateBody)

London Film Productions (corporateBody)

Simpson, Beatrice, fl 1950-1999 (person)

Cohen, P., fl 1970 (person)

Ebon, Martin, fl 1955 (person)

Potaga, Eleni, b 1931 (person)

Boldizsár, Iván (person)

Mallik, Basanta Kumar, 1879-1958 (person)

Indian philosopher. From the description of Letter, 1952 September 2 : Oxford, England, to F.F. Potter, Pullman, Wash. (Washington State University). WorldCat record id: 29853896 ...

Rutherford, Margaret, 1892-1972 (person)

Black Art (corporateBody)

Cadlerón, Camilo, fl 1977 (person)

Abendroth, Heide Göttner, b 1941 (person)

Bell, Violet, fl 1943 (person)

Dalton, Catherine, 1922-2009 (person)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 (person)

Poet, author, playwright, songwriter. From the guide to the Langston Hughes collection, [microform], 1926-1967, (The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.) From the description of Langston Hughes collection, 1926-1967. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 144652168 Langson Hughes: African-American poet and writer, author of Weary Blue (1926), The Big Sea (1940), and other works. ...

Elton, Leonard, fl 1930 (person)

Stephenson, A., fl 1961 (person)

Fraser, G.S. (George Sutherland), 1915-1980 (person)

Epithet: writer and critic British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000297.0x000166 George Sutherland Fraser (8 November 1915 - 3 January 1980) was a Scottish poet, literary critic and academic. He was born in Glasgow and attended University of St. Andrews. During World War II he served in the British Army in Cairo and Eritrea. He was published as a poet in Salamander, a Cairo literary magazine. After the war he became ...

Vaughan, Sam, fl 1972 (person)

Morgan, John P. (John Pierpont), 1918- (person)

Nissen, Jane, fl 1978 (person)

Royal Welch Fusiliers (corporateBody)

Biscoe, H. Tyndale-, fl 1920-1950 (person)

Papeles de Son Armadans (corporateBody)

Barouch, Eliezer, fl 1958 (person)

Kirkham, Michael, fl 1969 (person)

Baker, George, b 1931 (person)

Richardson, Joanna, 1925-2008 (person)

Joanna Leah Richardson (1925-2008) was a prolific biographer, translator, literary critic, and journalist, known for her studies of nineteenth and early twentieth-century French and English authors. Born on August 8, 1925, in London, England, Joanna Richardson was the daughter of Frederick and Charlotte Richardson. She spent her childhood at Hampstead Garden Suburb and was educated at the Downs School, Seaford, in Sussex. She then studied at St. Anne's College, Oxford, w...

Harben, Philip, 1906-1970 (person)

Knox, Ronald Arbuthnott, 1888-1957 (person)

Ronald A. Knox was born in Knibworth, Leicestershire on Feb. 17, 1888 to Ellen Penelope French and Rev. Edmund Arbuthnott Knox. He completed his formal education at Eton College and Balliol College, Oxford in 1910. He was appointed chaplain at Trinity College in 1912, but left in 1917 when he converted to Roman Catholicism. He served as Roman Catholic chaplain to the university from 1926-1939 and was appointed as a prelate by the pope in 1936. He was a prolific writer, writing both religious com...

Pépin, Robert M., fl 1965 (person)

Spectorsky, A. C., fl 1961 (person)

Higginson, Frederick H., fl 1959-1978 (person)

Powys, John Cowper, 1872-1963 (person)

English novelist, essayist, and lecturer. From the description of Letter, 1934 Dec. 12, Dorchester, England, to John P. Waters, Cambridge, Mass. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34365010 From the description of Correspondence, with Alan Dakers, 1948. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34364799 From the description of Letter, 1944 July 18, Cae Coed, Corwen, Wales, to Ada McVickar, New York. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 3436480...

Bell, Catherine, fl 1990 (person)

Harmsworth, Alfred L., fl 1946 (person)

Junyer, Dolores née Canals, fl 1939-1950 (person)

Scott, Robert D., fl 1983-1987 (person)

Gough, Simon, b 1942 (person)

Pick, Samuel H., fl 1957 (person)

Shah, Amina, b 1918 (person)

Graves, William, b 1940 (person)

Norrington, A. L. P. (Arthur Lionel Pugh), 1899-1982 (person)

Epithet: President Trinity College Oxford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000351.0x0001d1 ...

Lesser, Sol, 1890-1980 (person)

Motion picture executive. From the description of Reminiscences of Sol Lesser : oral history, 1970. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309738146 ...

Aron, Robert, fl 1979 (person)

Gill, Brendan, 1914-1997 (person)

Editor. From the description of Reminiscences of Brendan Gill : oral history, 1981. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309742429 Brendan Gill (1914-1997), author and columnist. William Shawn (1907-1992), editor. From the description of Brendan Gill letters to William Shawn, 1960-1986. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702193978 ...

Mancroft, Lady Diana, fl 1951-1983 (person)

Graves, Amalie von Ranke, 1857-1951 (person)

Stagg, Jerry, 1916-1978 (person)

American producer and screenwriter. From the description of Jerry Stagg collection, 1905-1968. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70969809 ...

Sorley, Charles Hamilton, 1895-1915 (person)

Poet, killed in World War I at the age of 20. From the description of Autograph letter signed (1) and autograph manuscript poems (3) : sent to John Bain, [ca. 1915]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270964215 ...

Crime Writers' Association (Great Britain) (corporateBody)

The Crime Writers' Association was founded in London, in 1953, by John Creasey and Nigel Morland. From the description of Crime Writers' Association letters, 1958-1972. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 489375953 ...

Mandelʹshtam, Nadezhda, 1899-1980 (person)

Scudamore family (family)

Rodakowski, Raymond, d 1917 (person)

Royal Court Theatre (corporateBody)

The English Stage Company (ESC) is the resident company of the Royal Court Theatre in Sloane Square, London . The company and its work is the result of two disparate groups eventually uniting in a common cause. In 1953, directors George Devine and Tony Richardson devised a scheme to present 'the whole range of contemporary drama' in London with a small permanent company. Inspired by the work of Harley Granville Barker and John Eugene Vedrenne (who produced new plays by Shaw and Bark...

Bliss, Molly, fl 1940-1975 (person)

Dennys, Elizabeth, fl 1975 (person)

Glenville, Peter, 1913-1996 (person)

British stage and film director. From the description of Peter Glenville Papers, 1914-2001 (bulk 1933-1993). (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 84696414 Peter Glenville was born to a noted theatrical family on 28 October 1913 in London. Peter’s parents Shaun Glenville, an Irish-born comedian, and Dorothy Ward were musical theater performers much-loved for their work in that characteristically-Briti...

Coghill, Nevill, 1899-1980 (person)

University teacher and theatre producer. Epithet: writer and translator of Chaucer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000688.0x00011f ...

Glover, Julian, b c1935 (person)

Thomas, R.S. (Ronald Stuart), 1913-2000 (person)

Sands, George, 1804-1876 (person)

Howson, Gerald, fl 1967 (person)

Osborne, Herbert?, fl 1951 (person)

Nobel Committee of the Swedish Academy (corporateBody)

Rosenberg, Max J., 1914-2004 (person)

Parr, Eustace M., fl 1947-1948 (person)

Lassalle, Edmundo de, fl 1972 (person)

Linthicum, John, b 1948 (person)

Ross, A. M., fl 1969 (person)

Kennedy, Ludovic, 1919-2009 (person)

In the early hours of 6 July 1969, Abraham and Rachel Ross were attacked and robbed in their home in Ayr, and Mrs Ross subsequently died of her injuries. Patrick ('Paddy') Meehan, a safe blower with no record of violent crime, was later accused along with James Griffiths, who was killed while resisting arrest. Meehan was convicted by a majority verdict of the jury, and served several years in prison for a crime he protested he had not committed. The Meehan family approached Ludovic Kennedy, jour...

Jackson, Schuyler, d 1968 (person)

Folio Society (corporateBody)

Bateson, Frederick Wilse, 1901-1978 (person)

The Longman Annotated English Poets series began publishing in 1965 under the editorship of Professor F.W. Bateson. From the guide to the Papers relating to the, Longman Annotated English Poets, series, particularly a planned edition of Chaucer, 1959-1986, (Leeds University Library) Frederick Wilse Bateson was a Fellow and Tutor in English Literature at Corpus Christi College, Oxford as well as a writer. He was born on Dec. 25, 1901 in Styal, Cheshire, England. ...

Oram, R. B., fl 1937 (person)

Roberts, Ann, fl 1968 (person)

Boyd, Donald, fl 1930-1960 (person)

Coleridge, Samuel, 1772-1834 (person)

Searl, Crab, fl 1943-1946 (person)

Pegram, Marjory, fl 1972 (person)

Hughes, Richard Arthur Warren, 1900-1976 (person)

Welsh author. From the description of Collection of autograph letters signed (14) and typed letters signed (19) : various places, to Joseph H. Brewer, 1925 July 3-1969 Mar. 17 and undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269542933 From the description of The wooden sheperdess. Book four : typescript of chapters 1-14 and 20-31 of an early version of the book : Talsarnau, Merioneth, North Wales, to Joseph H. Brewer for his comments and suggestions, [1966]. (Unknown). WorldCat r...

Powys, Theodore Francis, 1875-1953 (person)

Theodore Francis Powys was the brother of Lewelyn Powys (1884-1939). From the guide to the Papers of Theodore Francis Powys, 1928, 1928, (University of Kansas Kenneth Spencer Research Library Department of Special Collections) Theodore Francis Powys was a member of the literary Powys family. He left his farm in Suffolk at the age of twenty-six to retire to the small village of East Chaldon and write. Living like a hermit, he wrote novels, short stories, and fables. His works...

Kansas state university (corporateBody)

The Kansas Agriculture and Applied Science College had its start in the Bluemont Central College, chartered in 1858 and opened in 1860. In 1863, after the Morill Act was signed by President Lincoln establishing land-grant colleges in each state for the study of agriculture and industry, Bluemont Central College was transferred to the state of Kansas and reopened as the Kansas State Agricultural College. Located in Manhattan in Riley County, the college again changed its name to the Kansas State ...

Pigno, Antonia, fl 1983 (person)

Time (corporateBody)

Deltgen, Florian, fl 1973 (person)

Ward, Dunstan, b 1942 (person)

Graves, Georgina, b 1959 (person)

Aldin, Rita D., fl 1934 (person)

Blacker, C. P. (Charles Paton), 1895-1975 (person)

Psychiatrist and eugenicist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Dinard, to Paul Louis Sevastos Couchoud, 1917 Sept. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 607557175 ...

Ridler, Anne, fl 1930-1950 (person)

Brace, Elaine, fl 1948 (person)

Fulton, John, 1933-1998 (person)

Kemal, Yaşar, b 1923 (person)

Pan American World Airways. (corporateBody)

Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939 (person)

W.B. (William Butler) Yeats (1865-1939), poet and dramatist, born in County Sligo, Ireland. From the description of W.B. Yeats collection, 1875-1965. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173863171 British poet. From the description of Letter : to William Weber, Brooklyn, New York : holograph, 12 May [no year]. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record id: 18786005 William Butler Yeats (1865-1939) was an Irish poet and dramatist. From t...

Montague, John, b 1929 (person)

Taylor, Rex, 1921-1984 (person)

Reuters Limited (corporateBody)

Guthrie, Judith, b c1905 (person)

Winter, Paul, 1904-1969 (person)

Guardian (corporateBody)

Meyerowitz, Eva, 1899-c1990 (person)

Youngstein, Max E. 1913-1997 (person)

Berlin, Isaiah, 1909-1997 (person)

Roberts, Wilfred Hubert Wace, 1900-1991 (person)

Diesendorf, Margaret 1912- (person)

Ewell, Charles John Lister, 1919-2008 MI5 officer and writer (person)

Neumann, Emmanuel, fl 1964 (person)

New World Writing (corporateBody)

Adrian, Edgar Douglas Adrian, Baron, 1889-1977 (person)

Diringer, David, fl 1961 (person)

Vursell, Harold D., fl 1946-1952 (person)

Harrington, James, 1611-1677 (person)

Antheil, George, 1900-1959 (person)

George Antheil, 1900-1959, composer of ultramodern music in the 1920's, prominent in the Parisian literary and artistic avant-garde of the period; subsequently composer of film scores in Hollywood as well as orchestral works and ballets; after 1939 composing in a more traditional style. From the description of George Antheil papers, 1919-1959. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 460879070 Composer. From the description of An explana...

Gullberg, Ingvar, fl 1972 (person)

Francis, Albert, fl 1971 (person)

Toovey, Andrew, b 1962 (person)

Ball, Oona H. (Oona Howard), 1867-1941 (person)

Heath, Edward, 1916-2005 prime minister (corporateBody)

Pinkerton, Robert, fl 1968 (person)

Underwood, Miles, 1909-1981 (person)

Argo Record Company (corporateBody)

Renoir, Claude, 1914-1993 (person)

Horowitz, Michael, fl 1966 (person)

Slade School of Fine Art (corporateBody)

Forstall, Philip L., fl 1968 (person)

New York Public Library (corporateBody)

The New York Pubic Library purchased Arthur A. Schomburg's collection of books, pamphlets, prints and photographs in 1926 with funds from the Carnegie Corporation and housed at the 135th Street Branch Library of The New York Public Library. L. Hollingsworth Wood was appointed in 1925 by the Board of Trustees of The New York Public Library to purchase and provide guidelines for the Schomburg Collection of Negro Literature. Members of the Advisory Committee of the Arthur A. Schomburg Collection, i...

Flee, Dianne, fl 1968 (person)

Sender, Ramón José, 1901-1982 (person)

Rose, James, fl 1974 (person)

Cummings, E.E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 (person)

E. E. (Edward Estlin) Cummings was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1894. While at Harvard, he delivered a daring commencement address on modernist artistic innovations, thus announcing the direction his own work would take. In 1917, after working briefly for a mail-order publishing company, the only regular employment in his career, Cummings volunteered to serve in the Norton-Harjes Ambulance group in France. Here he and a friend were imprisoned (on false grounds) for three months in a Frenc...

Wallrich, Larry, fl 1959-1988 (person)

Luce, Henry Robinson, 1898-1967 (person)

Editor, publisher, and philanthropist. From the description of Henry Robinson Luce papers, 1917-1967 (bulk 1945-1967). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979868 Epithet: American publisher British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000705.0x0000d4 Biographical Note 1898, Apr. 3 Born, Shantung Provi...

Mark Twain Society (corporateBody)

Coster, Howard, 1885-1959 (person)

Codd, William, fl 1937 (person)

Margulies, Joseph, fl 1980-1981 (person)

Marroig Mas, Juan, d 1949 (person)

Hudson Shipping Co. (corporateBody)

Simmons, Montague, fl 1940-1958 (person)

Elliott, William Yandell, 1896-1979 (person)

American political scientist; staff director, House Select Committee on Foreign Affairs, 1947-1949; member, planning board, National Security Council, 1953-1957; consultant to the secretary of state, 1958-1970. From the description of William Yandell Elliott papers, 1925-1974. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754870857 Elliott graduated from Harvard in 1918 and taught government and history at Harvard. From the description of Papers of William Yandell Elliott, 1935...

Graves, Millicent, c1885-1935 (person)

Redmond, Liam, 1913-1989 (person)

Jones, Ivor, fl 1914 (person)

Petherbridge, John, fl 1977 (person)

Dennis, Peter, 1933-2009 (person)

Cameron, Isla, 1931-1980 (person)

Thiess, Ursula, b 1924 (person)

Kimball, Penn Townsend, fl 1956-1983 (person)

Sunday Times (corporateBody)

MacDougall, J. A., fl 1959 (person)

Thompson, Colin, b 1942 (person)

Devereaux, Andrea, fl 1964 (person)

Hughes, Ted, 1930-1998 (person)

Assia Wevill was born Assia Gutman on May 15, 1927, in Berlin, Germany. Her mother, Lisa, was a German Protestant, and her father, Lonya, was a Russian Jew. In the late 1930s, the family fled to Tel Aviv to escape the Nazis. Wevill first married John Steel in London in 1946, and from there emigrated to Canada, sending visas to her family in Israel. In Vancouver, she met her second husband, Richard Lipsey, whom she divorced in 1960 to marry her third husband, David Wevill. The Wevills met Ted Hug...

Moss, Howard, fl 1952-1960 (person)

Chopin, Fryderyk Franciszek (person)

Composed originally for solo piano 1836, as one of 12 Êtudes in Op. 25.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Etude de F. Chopin op. 25, no. 7 for cello solo and orchestra / by Jules de Swert. [1931?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 49608220 Composer. From the description of Frédéric Chopin autograph letter to Julian Fontana, 1839 Oct. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 440301778 From the description of Frédéric Cho...

Bergen, Jane, fl 1855 (person)

Brâncuşi, Constantin, 1876-1957 (person)

Arts council of Great Britain (corporateBody)

Gordon, Cyrus Herzl, 1908-2001 (person)

Marks, Michael, 1924-1998 2nd Baron Marks of Broughton (person)

Andrews, John Williams, 1898-1975 (person)

American poet and journalist. From the description of John Williams Andrews collection, 1967-1973. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70976505 ...

Cohen, J.M. (John Michael), 1903-1989 (person)

J. M. (John Michael) Cohen was a prolific translator into English of European literature. After working in his father's manufacturing business from 1925 until 1940, he was moved by a wartime shortage of teachers to become a schoolmaster. In addition to teaching young people, he spent the war years teaching himself Spanish and Russian, and he launched his translation career with the first English translation of poems by Boris Pasternak. In addition to his translations of major works ...

Ryan, Nigel, fl 1964 (person)

Schon, Margarete Wels-, b c1898 (person)

Schmidt, Michael, fl 1998 (person)

Marginter, Peter (person)

Parker, Kenneth, fl 1967-1975 (person)

Weinberg, Simon, fl 1957-1975 (person)

Paton, D. E. Noel-, fl 1960 (person)

Arthur Barker, Ltd. (corporateBody)

New Hungarian Quarterly (corporateBody)

Fuller, William A., fl 1936-1952 (person)

Lobstein, Anne, fl 1956 (person)

Mare, ? Walter John de la.? , 1873-1956? (person)

Cassell Ltd. (corporateBody)

London book publishers. From the description of Letters received, 1892-1929. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78909218 ...

Weismiller, Peter, fl 1969-1993 (person)

Indigo, jazz club (corporateBody)

Chapin, Henry (person)

Lorimer, Robin, fl 1975 (person)

New Yorker (corporateBody)

Dimić, Moma, 1944-2008 (person)

Cooper, Duff, Viscount Norwich, 1890-1954 (person)

University of Leeds. (corporateBody)

Lipp, Thomas, b c1936 (person)

John XXIII, Pope, 1881-1963 (person)

Ferlo, Lyn, fl 1980-2009 (person)

Cooper, Matthew, b c1963 (person)

Creative Age Press (corporateBody)

Simon, Julia, b 1949 (person)

D S H (Dom Sylvester Houédard), 1924- (person)

Guy, Gerda, fl 1929-1962 (person)

Fletcher, Helen, fl 1945 (person)

Rovira, Victoriano de Isasi, fl 1969 (person)

W. Heffer & Sons, booksellers (corporateBody)

Macaulay, Kenneth, d 1963 (person)

Collins-Knowlton-Wing, Inc., literary agents (corporateBody)

Clark, John, fl 1971 (person)

Garland, Patrick, b 1935 (person)

Dumur, Guy, 1921-1991 (person)

Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947 (person)

Brennan, A., fl 1973 (person)

Jones, James, 1921-1977 (person)

James Ramon Jones, known more commonly as James Jones (November 6, 1921 – May 9, 1977), was an American novelist known for his explorations of World War II and its aftermath. He won the 1952 National Book Award for his first published novel, From Here to Eternity, which was adapted for the big screen immediately and made into a television series a generation later. James Jones was born and raised in Robinson, Illinois, the son of Ramon and Ada M. (née Blessing) Jones. He enlisted in the Unite...

Malahat Review (corporateBody)

Ungvari, Tamas, fl 1975-1978 (person)

Coghlan, Gideon, fl 1921 (person)

Allott, Kenneth. (person)

Raine, Kathleen, 1908-2003 (person)

Kathleen Raine was born in London, her father was a schoolmaster, and the family strict Methodists. She was sent to stay with an aunt in rural Northumberland for the duration of World War I, an idyllic childhood period she later recalled in 'Farewell Happy Fields' (1973). She was educated at Ilford County High School and came to Girton as an Exhibitioner to read Natural Sciences then Moral Sciences 1926-29. While she was at Cambridge she began writing poetry and also made long-term friendships w...

Lucy, Mary, fl 1941-1945 (person)

Doubleday (corporateBody)

Lewis, Fregwyn, fl 1950 (person)

Pinker, James Ralph Seabrooke, fl 1922-1941 (person)

Junyer family (family)

Rio Tinto Zinc (corporateBody)

Kaufman, Sidney, fl 1966 (person)

Sanders, Marion K., fl 1958-1959 (person)

Dunn, J. C. (James Churchill), 1871-1955 (person)

Thompson, Edward John, 1886-1946 (person)

English teacher and writer. From the description of Royal audience and The Sufi's prayer : autograph manuscript of two poems signed : place not specified, 1928 Apr. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270572102 ...

Murray, Margaret Alice (person)

Morningstar, Helen, fl 1961-1962 (person)

Schön, Robert, fl 1956 (person)

Routledge, George, fl 1958 (person)

Wallace, Alice Meyer-, b 1941 (person)

Newfield, Maurice, c1894-1949 (person)

Stappen, Elizabeth van, fl 1957-1971 (person)

Worrall, Nancy, fl 1970 (person)

Westenra, William Warner, b 1931 7th Baron Rossmore (person)

Gough, Sharon, b 1950 (person)

MacCaig, Norman, 1910-1996 (person)

Basque Children's Committee (corporateBody)

Guest, John, fl 1963 (person)

Behan, Brendan (person)

Milroy, Vivian Victor Ellis, 1917-2009 (person)

Reid, John MacNair, 1895-1954 (person)

Green, Lalage, fl 1953-1954 (person)

Union of Soviet Writers. (corporateBody)

Farrar, Straus and Young, Inc. (corporateBody)

Graves, John, 1903-1980 (person)

Pritchard, Clifford, fl 1957 (person)

Daily Mirror (corporateBody)

Hall, Kitty, fl 1940-1971 (person)

Pritt, Denis Nowell, 1887-1992 (person)

Troughton, Patrick (person)

Pio of Pietrelcina, 1987-1968 (person)

Watt, William, d 1965 (person)

Tenzin Gyatso, b 1935 14th Dalai Lama (person)

Astely, Brita (fl 19556-1957) wife of Francis Astley (person)

Wasson, Valentina Pavlovna, 1901-1959 (person)

Kuznetsov, Anatoli, 1929-1979 (person)

Royal Navy (corporateBody)

Oundle (corporateBody)

Biddle, Katherine Garrison Chapin, 1890-1977 (person)

Williams, Richard, b 1933 (person)

Shah, Idries, 1924-1996 (person)

Skelton, John, c1460-1529 (person)

Murphy, Gwendolen, fl 1948-1950 (person)

Wing, Willis Kingsley, 1899-1985 (person)

Cornell University Class of 1923. From the description of Class of 1923 prophecy, 1923. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63937814 ...

Graves, Charles, 1899-1971 (person)

Lussier, Betty, b c1922 (person)

Lucy, Seán, 1931-2001 (person)

Cullup, Michael, b c1936 (person)

Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 (person)

American poet from New England. Winner of the 1932 Pulitzer Prize. From the description of Letters, 1931-1943. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122464432 American Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. From the description of Letter to Mr. Beggen [?], 1928. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 86129842 Robert Frost was an American poet. From the description of Papers concerning the Kenned...

Connolly, Cyril, 1903-1974 (person)

Editor of Horizon magazine. From the description of Letter, [19--]. (University of Oregon Libraries). WorldCat record id: 23435570 ...

Alfred A. Knopf (Publisher) (corporateBody)

Glass, Douglas, 1901-1978. (person)

Miles, Barbara, fl 1970 (person)

Fainlight, Ruth, b 1931 (person)

Camus, Albert, 1913-1960 (person)

Albert Camus (1913-1960) was an influential intellectual and writer. He was born and raised in Algeria, but spent most of his life during World War II and afterwards in France. Camus received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957. From the description of Albert Camus papers, 1936-1959. (Wesleyan University). WorldCat record id: 299152604 Albert Camus (1913-1960) was a French author, journalist, and philosopher. From the guide to the Albert Camus Letters to Lucet...

Housman, A.E. (Alfred Edward), 1859-1936 (person)

A.E. Housman was a classical scholar, professor of Latin at Cambridge University, and poet. From the description of Letter to "Dear Sirs," 1922. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122288834 English poet and classical scholar. At Trinity College, Cambridge, 1911-1936. From the description of [Letter] 1931 Apr. 15, Trinity College, Cambridge, England [to Helen] Peck / A. E. Housman. (Smith College). WorldCat record id...

Harvard Poetry Society. (corporateBody)

Lindsay, Vachel, 1879-1931 (person)

Nicholas Vachel Lindsay was born in Springfield, IL. He studied in Ohio, Chicago, and New York and acquired a reputation as a poet and lecturer. Lindsay became famous for his walk from Springfield, IL to New Mexico in 1912, and for an unusual method of writing poetry. In 1924 he arrived in Spokane where he worked as a columnist for the "Spokesman-Review". He returned to Springfield in 1929, and at the time of his death was a major figure in American poetry. From the description of Co...

Stubbs, John Francis Alexander Heath-, 1918-2006 (person)

Graves?, George, fl 1974 (person)

Chilver, Sally, b 1914 (person)

Douthwaite, Pat, 1939-2002 (person)

Lewis, Charles, fl 1961-1963 (person)

Roy, Saktidas, fl 1984 (person)

Bledsoe family (family)

Sarah Lawrence College (corporateBody)

Baker, Anthony, fl 1960-1993 (person)

Garnett, David, 1892-1981 (person)

Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000208.0x00027b Richard Garnett (1835–1906) worked at the British Museum for 50 years, and became Keeper of Printed Books; he was the author of many biographies, histories of Italian and English literature, verse translations of European poetry, and a poet in his own right. His son, Edward (1868–1937), was a publisher's editor for over 50 ...

Devendorf, Charles E., fl 1969 (person)

Moldován, Domokos, fl 1975-2009 (person)

Seymour Smith, Marjorie, c1904-c1985 (person)

Hardenberg, L., fl 1969 (person)

Nicholson, Timothy, fl 1980 (person)

Dalí, Salvador, 1904-1989 (person)

Salvador Dalí (b. May 11, 1904, Figueres, Spain–d. January 23, 1989, Figueres Spain) was a prominent Spanish surrealist artist. Dalí was a skilled draftsman, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealist work. His painterly skills are often attributed to the influence of Renaissance masters. His best-known work, The Persistence of Memory, was completed in August 1931. Dalí's expansive artistic repertoire included film, sculpture, and photography, in collaboration with a range ...

Stone, Irving, 1903-1989 (person)

Epithet: born Irving Tannenbaum, writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001039.0x0003bb Irving Stone was born Irving Tannenbaum in San Francisco, California, changing his name to Stone after his mother remarried. He attended the University of California at Berkeley, supporting himself by playing the saxophone, and graduated with degrees in political science and economics. He lectured, working on a Ph. D., but m...

Abdullah, King of Jordan, 1882-1951 (person)

Riding, Laura, 1901-1991 (person)

Laura (Riding) Jackson (1901-1991) spent her life in pursuit of truth through poetry and her language work. At the beginning of her career, she associated with the Fugitives, a group of Southern poets and critics, who supported and encouraged her poetry; later she became a close collaborator and intimate of the British poet Robert Graves. But her desire to express absolute truth led her to renounce poetry and turn instead to the study of language. Because of her compulsive individualism, Laura b...

Flower, Nicholas, fl 1959 (person)

Toklas, Alice B., 1877-1967 (person)

Toklas was a writer and companion to Gertrude Stein. From the guide to the Alice B. Toklas letters to William Alfred, 1951-1961., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Biographical Note Alice B. Toklas (1877-1967) was an author and the life partner of Gertrude Stein. Don Frank is the son of one of Toklas' childhood friends. After his service in the armed forces, he met Toklas in Europe. ...

Douglas, Rosie, fl 1968-1971 (person)

Cornell University (corporateBody)

Alvarez, Carmen, fl 1974-1980 (person)

Husseini, Mohammed Abdullah el, b c1909 (person)

Janorkar, G. V., fl 1971 (person)

Nicholson, Nancy, 1899-1977 (person)

Owen, Wilfred Edward Salter, 1893-1918 (person)

Worsthorne, Peregrine, b 1923 (person)

Jones, Leslie Martin-, fl 1914-1947 (person)

New Scientist (corporateBody)

Walker, Antony, fl 1975 (person)

Mason, James, 1909-1984 (person)

Actor. From the description of Reminiscences of James Mason : oral history, 1982. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309733552 ...

Arberry, A. J. (Arthur John), 1905-1969 (person)

Arthur John Arberry (1905-1969), orientalist, was born at Buckland, Portsmouth, on 12 May 1905. He attended Portsmouth Grammar School, and entered Pembroke College, Cambridge, in 1924, where he studied classics and oriental languages. He was head of the Classics Department, Cairo University, 1932-1934, and assistant librarian, India Office, London, 1934-1939. He worked in the Ministry of Information, 1939-1944, and thereafter became Professor of Persian (1944) and of Arabic (1946) at London Univ...

Lasky, Melvin J. (person)

Epithet: of 'Encounter' British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001039.0x000270 Der Monat, a German-language political and cultural journal, first appeared in Germany in October 1948. After the Allied occupation of Germany in November 1944, all German media services were suspended. The Office of the Military Government for Germany (US) [OMGUS] filled the information gap, which resulted from this prohibitio...

KGB (corporateBody)

Newby, P. H. (Percy Howard), 1918- (person)

Pemberton, Roger, fl 1971 (person)

Frangopoulos, Th., fl 1960 (person)

French Resistance (corporateBody)

Rhys, Angharad, b 1945 (person)

Jarman, Wrenne, c1909-1952 (person)

Howard, G. Wren (George Wren), 1893-1968 (person)

Epithet: publisher British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000623.0x0002ae ...

Plesch, Honoria, 1919-1990 (person)

Magnani, Anna, 1908-1973 (person)

Corvina Press (corporateBody)

Barnes, John, fl 1947-1957 (person)

Smyth, Gilli, b 1933 (person)

Bottrall, Margaret. (person)

Feather, J. P., fl 1976 (person)

Marks, T. L., fl 1959-1961 (person)

Marroig Ripoll, Juan, fl 1956 (person)

Landfield, Timothy, fl 1989 (person)

Simpson, S. M., fl 1986 (person)

Patai, Irene, fl 1956 (person)

Sutton, David, fl 1966-1993 (person)

Walsh, Michael, fl 1850 (person)

Lipton, Julius, fl 1936 (person)

Finney, Albert, b 1936 (person)

Troubadour Film Productions Ltd (corporateBody)

Fladgate, C., fl 1956 (person)

Gay, Irene, fl 1940-2003 (person)

Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744 (person)

A general outline of the life and works of the poet Alexander Pope, 1688-1744, can be found in the Dictionary of National Biography, but there are numerous biographical and critical evaluations if more detailed information is required From the guide to the Verse translation of Book III, metre 9 of Boethius's, De consolatione philosophiae, by Alexander Pope, ca.1703-1704, (GB 206 Leeds University Library) A general outline of the life and works of the poet Alexander Pope can ...

Wodehouse, P.G. (Pelham Grenville), 1881-1975 (person)

P. G. Wodehouse was an American and English novelist, poet, playwright, journalist, and short-story writer. From the description of Pelham Grenville Wodehouse collection of papers, 1905-1975. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122465613 From the guide to the Pelham Grenville Wodehouse collection of papers, 1905-1975, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) British author. From ...

Evans, George Ewart (person)

Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973 (person)

Pablo Picasso (25 October 1881 – 8 April 1973) was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist and theatre designer who spent most of his adult life in France. Regarded as one of the most influential artists of the 20th century, he is known for co-founding the Cubist movement, the invention of constructed sculpture, the co-invention of collage, and for the wide variety of styles that he helped develop and explore. Among his most famous works are the proto-Cubist Les Demoiselles d'Avignon...

Erskine, Robin, fl 1971 (person)

Amis, Kingsley (person)

British novelist, short story writer, essayist, and critic. From the description of Collection, 1933-1968. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122492257 Kingsley Amis was a successful and productive English author. Born in London to a lower middle class family, he published his first story at eleven, and earned scholarships to the City of London School and St. John's College, Oxford. After serving in World War I...

Brand, Toni ?, fl 1966 (person)

Solomon, Patricia, fl 1967-1977 (person)

Fox, Charles Elliot, 1878-1977 (person)

MacNeice, Louis, 1907-1963 (person)

Louis MacNeice (1907-63) was a poet and dramatist. From the guide to the Letters and photographs of Louis MacNeice, 1911-40, (University of Oxford, Bodleian Library) Louis MacNeice was born in Belfast, Ireland in 1907, his family later moved to Carrickfergus, County Antrim. He attended Merton College, Oxford University, 1926-1930, where he met his lifelong friend W.H. Auden. In the 1930s, MacNeice was associated with English poets, W.H. Auden, Stephen Spender, and C. Day Lew...

Bennett, Joseph, fl 1949-1952 (person)

Riding, Laura, 1901-1999 (person)

Young, Desmond, fl 1914-1958 (person)

Zane, Maitland, c1929-2009 (person)

Bayley, Peter, fl 1965 (person)

Lang, Iain, fl 1924-1964 (person)

Asquith, H.H. (Herbert Henry), 1852-1928 (person)

First Earl of Oxford and Asquith, Statesman, and Prime Minister. From the description of Letters, 1902-1919. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 41417274 Earl of Oxford and Asquith. British M.P.; served as Home Secretary, 1892-1895; Chancellor of the Exchequer, 1905-1908; Secretary of State for War, 1914; Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury, 1908-1916. From the description of Papers, 1912-1939. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19108896...

Scudamore, Simon, 1956-1984 (person)

Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain) (corporateBody)

Organization founded in 1768. In 1870 it took over the annual Old Masters exhibitions from the British Institution. From the description of Papers, 1827-1907. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79626129 ...

Baker, Graham, fl 1998 (person)

Kauer, Hans Gerd, fl 1973 (person)

University of Cambridge. (corporateBody)

Harvard University celebrated its 250th anniversary in 1886. Many institutions of higher education, governments, and individuals sent greetings and congratulations to commemorate the occasion. This seal accompanied greetings from the University of Cambridge, England, to the university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. From the description of Sigillum coe cancellarii mror et scholariu Universitat Cantebrigie, 1886. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 228509847 The University...

McHugh, James, fl 1953 (person)

Donnell, Radka Zagoroff-, b 1928 (person)

Galván, Manuel de J. (Manuel de Jesús), 1834-1910 (person)

Carswell, John, fl 1981-1983 (person)

Levien, Carrie, fl 1955 (person)

Anthony Sheil Associates, literary agents (corporateBody)

Murchison, Donald, fl 1953 (person)

Vergillius Maro, Publius (70-19BCE) poet (person)

Craig, Richard, fl 1957-1975 (person)

Nasser, Gamal Abdel, 1918-1970 (person)

President of Egypt, 1952-1970. From the description of Gamal Abdel Nasser speeches, 1956-1962. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 123379690 Biographical/Historical Note President of Egypt, 1952-1970. From the guide to the Gamal Abdel Nasser speeches, 1956-1962, (Hoover Institution Archives) ...

Vice, John, fl 1988 (person)

Graves, Lucia, b 1943 (person)

Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599 (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 31626 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001392.0x000373 ...

Morris, William, fl 1918-1972 (person)

Harrison, Rex (person)

English actor; b. Reginald Carey Harrison, 1908; d. 1990. From the description of Rex Harrison collection, 1914-1991 (bulk 1960-1990). (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70958672 Epithet: alias 'Rex Harrison', actor Title: Knight British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000564.0x00017e ...

Callas, Margot (fl 1960-1968) muse (family)

Litvinov, Ivy (person)

British-Soviet author. From the description of Ivy Litvinov papers, 1911-1997. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 123429985 ...

Palmer, William, 1824-1856 (person)

McFadyean, Colin, fl 1942 (person)

Jepson, Tania, fl1933-1981 (person)

Graves, Margaret, fl 1929 (person)

Guy, Sonja, fl 1961-1968 (person)

Bridie, James, 1888-1951 (person)

A director of the Glascow Citizens Theatre. From the description of Letter : Helensburgh, to Laurence Housman, 1951 Jan. 5. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 25374669 ...

Lanchester, Elsa, 1902-1986 (person)

Gay, Karl, 1912-1995 (person)

Owl (corporateBody)

Pincus, Fritz, fl 1922-1954 (person)

British Museum. (corporateBody)

Microfilms of British Museum class catalogues of manuscripts. The British Library, established in 1973, is now responsible for manuscript collections previously held by the library of the British Museum. From the guide to the Microfilms of British Museum class catalogues of manuscripts, 20th century, (University of Oxford, Bodleian Library) ...

Macaulay, Susan, 1885-1956 (person)

Tighe, Virginia, 1923-1995 (person)

Yaffe, Mordecai, fl 1958 (person)

Spilius, Elizabeth, fl 1963-1968 (person)

Shah, Ikbal Ali, Sirdar (person)

O'Brien, Edna, b 1930 (person)

Thomas, Caitlin (person)

Thomas, William David, fl 1976-1985 (person)

Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 (person)

Russell was an English logician and philosopher. Marsh edited Russell's Logic and knowledge: essays 1901-1950 and wrote about Russell. From the guide to the Letters to Robert C. (Robert Charles) Marsh, 1950-1959., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Russell, British philosopher and mathematician and the 3rd Earl Russell. From the description of [Letter, 19]44 Dec. 8, Trinity College, Cambridge [to] Dear Sir / Bertrand Russell. (Smith C...

Williams, Jay, 1914-1978 (person)

Jay Williams was born on May 31, 1914 in Buffalo, New York. Before he became a professional writer in 1945, Mr. Williams appeared in vaudeville shows and night clubs and was a press agent for the Hollywood Theater Alliance. His first books was published in 1943 and after returning from World War II, he committed himself full-time to writing. He published over 60 children's and young adult books after 1943. Jay Williams died on July 12, 1978. Biographical Source: Something About the Author, vol. ...

Rhys, Prydein Roberts-, b 1946 (person)

Fenderson, Albion P. (person)

Svoboda, Josef, 1920-2002 (person)

Frampton, Geoffrey, fl 1953-1956 (person)

Gaddis, William, 1922-1998 (person)

Writer and author, William Gadis was born in New York City in 1922. His best known works include The Recognition (1955), JR (1975), Carpenters Gothic (1985), and A Frolic of His Own (1994). He is the recipient of many awards and honors for his literary accomplishments, including the New York State Edith Wheaton Citation of Merit and designation as State Author, 1993-1995. From the description of Autograph, 1993. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 145408449 ...

T.G.Tickler, conserve makers (corporateBody)

Laraçuen, Aemilia, 1926-2007 (person)

Muir, Eric, fl 1945-1949 (person)

Anderson, Joyce, fl 1958-1991 (person)

Sicre, Ricardo, d 1993 (person)

Wolpe, Berthold, fl 1948-1978 (person)

Prideaux, Vivian, fl 1902-1972 (person)

Wanamaker, Sam, 1919-1993 (person)

Low, Ian F. H., fl 1971 (person)

Faber & Faber (corporateBody)

Southern, R.W. (Richard William), 1912-2001 (person)

Bray, Reginald de, d 1993 (person)

Willson, Elizabeth Stennett-, fl 1973 (person)

Llull, Ramon, 1232?-1316 (person)

Llull was a courtier and later religious. The alchemical works attributed to him are now considered spurious. Sędziwó] was an alchemist. From the description of Le testament de Raymont Lulle, tres doite et tres célebre philosophe / mis en francois par le sieur P.F.P.E.T., a La Rochelle, 1661. Le compend e l'art de la transmutation de l'ame des metaux / par Raymond Lulle ... Le codicille vademecum, ou, La chansonnette de Raymond Lulle ... Cosmopolite, ou, Nouuelle lumiere de la phi...

Lewis, Winifred, fl 1923-1960 (person)

Milton, Mary, 1625-1652 (person)

Richards, Frank, 1884- (person)

Porter, Kenneth Wiggins, 1905-1981 (person)

Kenneth Wiggins Porter was a professor of history at several colleges and conducted research on African-American frontiersmen and cowboys, Black Seminoles, and American folklore and folk history. He also wrote poetry and was a Socialist, maintaining an active correspondence with both groups of people. Born in Kansas, Porter graduated from Sterling College in Kansas with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1926, and obtained his Master of Arts degree the following year from the ...

Garrett, Eileen J. (Eileen Jeanette), 1893-1970 (person)

Medium. From the description of Seance records, 1929-1932. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155485763 Trance medium. From the description of Correspondence with Margaret Naumburg, 1933-1938. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 63585665 ...

Fermor, Patrick Michael Leigh, b 1915 (person)

University of Southern Illinois (corporateBody)

Simpson, Keith, b 1949 (person)

Graves, Vivien, fl 1958-1967 (person)

Roberts, Philip, 1938- (person)

Canadian-born poet, printer and musician, who came to Australia in 1968. He is now Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Sydney and runs his own printing press, Island Press. From the description of Papers of Robert Philip, 1970-1975 [manuscript]. 1970-1975. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225826308 ...

Cooper, Paul, b1937 (person)

Huston, John, 1906-1987 (person)

Crosse, Patrick, fl 1952-1993 (person)

Miró, Joan, 1893-1983 (person)

International Sufi Book Week (corporateBody)

Seinfeld, Hugo, fl 1959 (person)

Trenchard, Hugh Montague, 1873-1956 (person)

Yates, Gilbert, fl 1942 (person)

Seymour, Miranda, b 1948 (person)

Tynan, Kenneth, 1927-1980 (person)

Epithet: theatre critic and impresario British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x00000d Director and theater personality. Kenneth Tynan, born in Birmingham, England, stuttered as a child but was highly precocious, and was already keeping a diary by the age of six. A brilliant pupil at Kind Edward's School in Birmingham, Tynan won a scholarship to Oxford at the end of WWII, where he became an intellectual and soc...

Jabavu, Helen Nontandu, 1919-2008 (person)

Roberts, Eirlys Rhiwen Cadwaladr (person)

Oxford University Poetry Society (corporateBody)

Sunday Telegraph (corporateBody)

Hodge, Jane Aiken, 1917-2009 (person)

Greacen, Robert (person)

Rosenstingl, Arnaldo, fl 1969-1970 (person)

Graves, Elizabeth, b 1951 (person)

Cohen, Alexander H., 1920-2000 (person)

Epithet: theatrical agent British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001027.0x000308 Producer Alexander Henry Cohen was born on July 24, 1920 in New York City. He was the elder son of Alexander H. Cohen senior, a successful businessman, and Laura Tarantous Cohen. After his father's death, when Cohen was four, his mother married a banker and the family moved to Park Avenue. His younger brother Gerry committed ...

Nicholson, Ben, 1894-1982 (person)

Ben Nicholson, British painter. From the description of Ben Nicholson letters to Jessica Stewart Dismorr and Tony Reichardt, 1935-1969. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702161911 From the description of Ben Nicholson letters to Jessica Stewart Dismorr and Tony Reichardt, 1935-1969. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80379892 Benjamin Lauder "Ben" Nicholson (10 April 1894 - 6 February 1982) was an English abstract painter. From the description of Ben Nicholson ...

Sanders, Nancy King (person)

Wimperis, Virginia, fl 1940-1981 (person)

Tupper, Charles, fl 1954 (person)

Horniman, Michael, fl 1960-1993 (person)

Matthews, John, fl 1980 (person)

Freeth, H.-Andrew 1912-.... (person)

Boulting, Jonathan, fl 1966-1993 (person)

Minkoff, Rena, fl 1973 (person)

Grantley, June, fl 1976 (person)

Pole, David Tudor-, fl 1967-1970 (person)

Hall, Rolf, fl 1940 (person)

Mimpriss, T. W., fl 1959 (person)

Graves, Richard Massie, 1890-1960 (person)

Goodchild, Paul, fl 1979-1981 (person)

Woolf, Leonard, 1880-1969 (person)

Leonard Woolf, husband of Virginia Woolf, was a unique thinker and theorist in his own right--sophisticated, principled, and humane. His legacy is inextricably tied with the Bloomsbury Set, one of the most influential literary groups of the 20th century, and with Hogarth Press, which he co-founded with his wife. From the description of Leonard Woolf letter to Wigram, 1935 June 10. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 52221264 Leonard Sidney Woolf (1...

Devecseri, Klára, fl 1969-1992 (person)

Jenkin, Ian, fl 1960-1986 (person)

Alegría, Claribel, b 1924 (person)

Wordsworth, W. A., fl 1955 (person)

Diebold, Phoebe, fl 1967-1972 (person)

McNab, Jess, fl 1957-1993 (person)

Matthews, Thomas, fl 1940-1994 (person)

Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 (person)

Pearl S. Buck was the daughter of American missionary parents, and spent the first seventeen years of her life in China. Her third novel, The Good Earth, won the Pulitzer Prize, and a Nobel Prize for literature followed, citing The Good Earth as well as her biographies of her parents. Critical reception for her works has been mixed since these early successes. A prolific and optimistic author, most of her fiction is set in China, and she displays great affection for the place and her characters....

Longmans, Green, and Co. (corporateBody)

Hay of Hayfield, John, fl 1946-1966 (person)

Edwards, Robert, fl 1969-1972 (person)

Epstein, Jason, fl 1953-1957 (person)

Kosambi, D. D. (Damodar Dharmanand), 1907-1966 (person)

Kosambi ws an Indian mathematician and physicist. From the description of Letters to Robert J. Conklin and Agnes E. Conklin, 1929-1950. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122372649 Kosambi was an Indian mathematician and physicist. From the guide to the Letters to Robert J. Conklin and Agnes E. Conklin, 1929-1950., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) ...

Thames & Hudson, publishers (corporateBody)

Knittel, Luise Rainer, b 1910 (person)

Lewis, Peter, fl 1965 (person)

Aston, Frederick Alfred (person)

Simmons, Marcia, fl 1989 (person)

Imperial College of Science and Technology (corporateBody)

Senghor, Léopold Sédar, 1906-2001 (person)

Zwiazek Literatow Polskich (Polish Writers Union) (corporateBody)

Vanguardia de Barcelona (corporateBody)

Nott, Kathleen, 1905-1999 (person)

Scudamore, H., fl 1973 (person)

O'Hara, Maureen, b 1920 (person)

Házi, Vencel, fl 1972 (person)

Gill, Michael, fl 1970 (person)

Claddagh Records (corporateBody)

Jeeves, Peter, fl 1972 (person)

Bertholf, Robert (fl 1984 to 1985) library curator (person)

Gordon, Charles Harry Clinton Pirie-, 1883-1969 (person)

Len Lye Foundation (corporateBody)

Sartre, Jean-Paul, 1905-1980 (person)

Sartre, Jean-Paul (1905-1980), existentialist philosopher, dramatist and novelist, author of La Nausée (1938), Huis clos (1943), and L'être et le néant (1943). From the description of Jean-Paul Sartre collection, [ca. 1950-1970]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702138367 The life of Jean-Paul Sartre, French novelist and Existentialist philosopher, has been recounted in numerous books. Of particular relevance to this collection is John Gerassi's own biographical study, Jean...

Moncreiffe, Rupert Iain Kaye, fl 1919-1985 11th Baronet of that Ilk (person)

Lenard, Alexander (person)

Alexander Lenard was born in Budapest. His father, a brilliant linguist, spoke a dozen languages. His mother was a painter. He was educated in Austria, studied medicine, and was awarded his doctor's degree at the University of Vienna. Between 1928 and 1938 he traveled widely across Europe, studying French, English and the Scandinavian languages. After the Nazi occupation of Austria he left Vienna for Rome, where he was active in the Italian resistance. From 1938 forward he supported himself by a...

Listener (corporateBody)

Meissner, Joseph, fl 1972 (person)

Ruggles, Eleanor, fl 1959 (person)

Heseltine, Nigel (person)

Morgan guaranty trust company of New York (corporateBody)

Kendall, Guy, b c1875 (person)

Wasson, R. Gordon (Robert Gordon), 1898-1986 (person)

Nicholson, Jenny, 1919-1964 (person)

Tilleard, Robert, b 1949 (person)

Baines, Keith, 1924-1984 (person)

Banco Español de Credito (corporateBody)

Lye, Ann, b 1910 (person)

Swann, Thomas Burnett (person)

Sillitoe, Alan (person)

Jerusalem Biblical Zoological Garden (corporateBody)

Hutchinson, Edward, fl 1940-1948 (person)

Lancaster, Osbert, 1908-1986 (person)

Lord, Basil, fl 1957 (person)

Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 (person)

English novelist. From the description of [Letter and photographs] / Thomas Hardy. [between 1891 and 1920?] (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 231686025 English poet and novelist. From the description of Letter, [1912 Apr. 23?], Max Gate, Dorchester [Dorsetshire, England], to [Edward] Clodd, [n.p.]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34364250 Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) was an English author. From the description of Tribute to Thoma...

Paparrodou, Nicolaus, fl 1946 (person)

Berlin, Isaiah, 1909-1997 (person)

Cross, Beverley, 1931-1998 (person)

Baker, Francis Edward Noel-, 1920-2009 (person)

Lewis, Samuel L., 1896-1971 (person)

Major Samuel P. Mitchell was Chief Quartermaster to Lieutenant General Longstreet in 1863. From the description of Receipt for troop pay: to Samuel P. Mitchell, Chief Quartermaster, 2nd Division, 1st Corps, Confederate States Army, Centreville, 1861 October 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122553266 ...

Lewis, C. Day (person)

Epithet: poet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000350.0x000285 ...

Huebsch, B. W., fl 1954 (person)

Lafrenière, Lise, fl 1971 (person)

Biddle, Francis, 1886-1968 (person)

Francis Beverley Biddle (1886-1968) was a graduate of Groton and Harvard. After Harvard Law School he served for one year as secretary to Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes. A practicing attorney in Philadelphia for twenty-five years, Biddle was named the first chairman of the National Labor Relations Board in 1934, filling the post for one year. In 1939, Franklin D. Roosevelt appointed him judge of the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. In 1940, he was appointed Solicitor General of the U...

Harper, Edwin, fl 1951-1975 (person)

Callas, Margot, fl 1960-1968 (person)

Guinness, Lady Merula Sylvia, 1914-2000 (person)

Graves, Kitty, fl 1937-1953 (person)

Carder, Richard (fl 1968 to 2009) musicologist (person)

Marques, Felix Pons, fl 1955 (person)

Fifield, William, 1916-1987 (person)

Buchanan, George, 1904-.... (person)

George Buchanan was a journalist and author in Great Britain, known as a prolific and diverse writer. Born and educated in Northern Ireland, Buchanan began his career as a journalist, working as editor and critic for several publications. He served in World War II, and went on to write novels, plays, poems, essays, and memoirs. From the description of George Buchanan card with publication details for his first two books, 1948 Jan. 29. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldC...

Konantz, F. Anne, fl 1982 (person)

Iglesia, Laura de la, c1906-1980 (person)

Nicholson, William, 1872-1949 (person)

English artists and designer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : 11 Apple Tree Yard, St. James's [London], to Sir Sydney Cockerell, 1934 Nov. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609713 English wood-cut artist, illustrator, and painter. From the description of Letter, 1909. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367390920 English illustrator. From the description of Sketchbook, [190-?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122500148 ...

Anderson, Margaret, b 1937 (person)

Encounter (corporateBody)

HMS Prince of Wales, battleship 1939-1941 (corporateBody)

Barker, Lee, fl 1949-1955 (person)

Starkie, Enid. (person)

Somerville, Mary, 1897-1963 (person)

Duval, Elga, fl 1972 (person)

University of San Francisco. (corporateBody)

Ridgway, Michele, fl 1972 (person)

Elborn, Geoffrey, 1950- (person)

Cameron, Isabel, fl 1941-1943 (person)

Codrington, Kenneth de B. (person)

Kray, Elizabeth, d 1987 (person)

Loos, André, b 1929 (person)

Morley, Frank Vigor, 1899- (person)

Harris, Hugh, fl 1963 (person)

Lord, Christopher, fl 1957 (person)

Fusard, Jan Barre-, fl 1955 (person)

Graves family (family)

Harris, C., fl 1945 (person)

Corugedo, Fernando González, fl 1979 (person)

Dowling, Robert, 1895-1973 (person)

Hawkes, Jacquetta, 1910-1966 (person)

Kersnowski, Alice Hughes (person)

Costello, Peter, fl 1976 (person)

Amphlett & Co., solicitors (corporateBody)

Maness, David, fl 1965 (person)

Hyde, Michael, fl 1969-1971 (person)

Cameron, Elizabeth, fl 1928 (person)

Hawking, Stephen, 1942-2018 (person)

Stephen Hawking (b. Jan. 8, 1942, Oxford, England-d. March 14, 2018, Cambridge, England) was a British theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology within the University of Cambridge. He was also the Lucasian Professor of Mathematics in the University of Cambridge from 1979, and published A brief history of time: from the big bang to black holes, 1988. ...

Auden, W.H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973 (person)

Wystan Hugh Auden (1907-1973), poet, was born in York, England, on February 21, 1907. He attended Christ Church, Oxford, from 1925-1928, then served as a schoolmaster in various institutions in England and Scotland from 1930 to 1935, including The Downs School in Colwell. In 1935 Auden married Erika Mann, a writer and the daughter of Thomas Mann, so that she could gain British Citizenship and escape Nazi Germany. Although the two never lived together, they remained married until Mann's death in ...

Life (corporateBody)

Smith, Janet Seymour-, 1930-1998 (person)

Hogg, S. R., fl 1889-1969 (person)

Mathews, Harry, b 1930 (person)

Wilson, Edward M. (Edward Meryon), 1906-1977 (person)

Edward Meryon Wilson (1906-1977), Fellow of Emmanuel College, Cambridge; Professor of Spanish. From the guide to the Edward Meryon Wilson: Scrapbook, 1931-1976, (Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives) Discusses the formation of the inland river navy and building of its first ships. From the description of History of the first United States inland river navy 1970 [manuscript] (Historical Society of W Pennsylvania). WorldCa...

Lye, Jane, fl 1940-1980 (person)

Young, Douglas, 1913-1973 (person)

Epithet: translator and Scottish nationalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000297.0x00003f ...

Britten, Benjamin (person)

Composed 1938. First performance at a Promenade Concert, by the British Broadcasting Co. Symphony Orchestra, London, Aug. 18, 1938, in Queen's Hall, Sir Henry J. Wood conductor, composer at the piano.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Concerto no. 1 in D major for piano and orchestra / Benjamin Britten. [1928]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 43291276 Composed 1939. First performance by the Philharmonic-Symphony Society of New York, New...

Ulbricht, John, 1926-2006 (person)

Ury, Sylvia, fl 1972-1976 (person)

Clarke, Thomas, fl 1942-1963 (person)

Leishman, J. B. (James Blair), 1902-1963 (person)

Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975 (person)

Rieu, E. V. (Emile Victor), 1887-1972 (person)

Ryan, Peggy, fl 1968 (person)

Waugh, Alec, 1898-1981 (person)

Alec Waugh, elder brother of Evelyn Waugh, had a long and productive career as a writer. He fought in France in World War I, and was a prisoner of war; his first novel, the controversial Loom of Youth, was published during the war. After the war, he lived an itinerant lifestyle, and his travels supplied him with story ideas for his fiction and served as the basis of his popular travel books. A self-described 'minor writer, ' he also wrote essays and several popular memoirs of his life and family...

Jones, Hugh Lloyd-, b 1922 (person)

Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963 (person)

Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000815.0x000080 Aldous Huxley was a British novelist, short-story writer, playwright, screenwriter, literary and social critic, and poet. From the description of Aldous Huxley collection of papers, 1915-1973 bulk (1915-1963). (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122517267 From the guide to the Aldous Huxley collection of papers, 19...

Dudley, B., fl 1960 (person)

Silverman, Oscar, fl 1965 (person)

Shiell, Robert, fl 1960-1997 (person)

Frampton, Prudence, fl 1953-1956 (person)

Cooper family (family)

Smith, Simon Harcourt Nowell-, 1909-1996 (person)

Clibborn, Edward Booth-, fl 1974-1993 (person)

Berlin, Jacob J., fl 1946 (person)

Gelat family (family)

Hicks, Peggy Glanville-, 1912-1990 (person)

Oman, Charles W. C., fl 1935 (person)

Larkin, Philip (person)

English author Philip Larkin was born in Coventry and educated at Oxford. Within a few years of graduation, he had published two novels and a volume of poetry. His verse was technically accomplished and quite readable; despite a remarkably small output, he became one of the most highly-regarded poets of the 20th century. He was equally popular with critics and his loyal public, successfully producing accessible verse with a uniquely English voice that remained true to classical tradition. Shy an...

New York Harbor Waterfront Commission (corporateBody)

Hogg, Susan, fl 1982 (person)

Ryles, David, fl 1963 (person)

Driberg, Tom, 1905-1976 (person)

Epithet: Baron Bradwell British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x00020e ...

Leach, Edmund Ronald (person)

Edmund Ronald Leach was born on 7 November 1910 at Sidmouth. He attended Marlborough College, and won an Exhibition to Clare College, Cambridge, matriculating in 1929. He studied mathematics for the first year, then engineering, achieving a First in 1932. After Cambridge, Leach worked initially as a commercial assistant for Butterfield and Swire in Shanghai, spending his holidays travelling around the country. He undertook anthropological field research in Botel Tobago, ...

Janés, José, fl 1947 (person)

Carman, Barry, fl 1960-1987 (person)

McConnell, Alan, fl 1970 (person)

Ellis, William J., fl 1969-1973 (person)

Saturday Review (corporateBody)

Wattersonová, Zdenka, 1890-1980 (person)

Gruffyground Press (corporateBody)

Mill, Robert Duguid Forrest Pring-, 1924-2005 (person)

Charterhouse School (corporateBody)

Bliss, Brian, fl 1940-1975 (person)

Glyn, Jacquita, fl 1971 (person)

DeMaria, Robert, b 1928 (person)

Hayward, Arthur Lawrence, 1885-1967 (person)

Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000210.0x0003e7 ...

Reid, Jean, fl 1953-1961 (person)

Toynbee, Philip (person)

University of Cairo (corporateBody)

Bedales School (corporateBody)

Mallowan, M. E. L. (Max Edgar Lucien) (person)

Algemeen Dagblad (corporateBody)

Berlin, Aline, b 1915 (person)

Leggatt, Norah, fl 1948-1972 (person)

Forum of the Twelve Caesars, restaurant (corporateBody)

Baker, Deborah, fl 1989-1993 (person)

Graves, Richard Perceval. (person)

Boosey & Hawkes Ltd, music publisher and musical instrument manufacturer (corporateBody)

Hards, Terence, 1929-1991 (person)

Ret, Etienne, fl 1966 (person)

Gluziński, Tomasz, fl 1978 (person)

Maddox, Annette, fl 1968 (person)

Reid, Alastair, b 1926 (person)

Gendel, Judith, b 1923 (person)

Claudius (10 BCE-54) Roman emperor (person)

Luis de Caralt, publisher (corporateBody)

Farson, Daniel, 1927-.... (person)

Enid Stoker (born ca. 1897) was a nurse at the Anglo-Russian Hospital in Petrograd during the First World War From the guide to the Aux pieds de l'impratrice!, by Daniel Farson [a reminiscence of Enid Stoker], 1983, (GB 206 Leeds University Library) Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000758.0x000255 ...

Fay, Gerard, fl 1959 (person)

Harris, Tomás, 1908-1964 (person)

Shah, Kashfi Cynthia, fl 1958-1966 (person)

Tulles, Glenys, fl 1968 (person)

Shah, Omar Ali-, 1922-2005 (person)

Pomeroy, Marnie, b 1932 (person)

Bradbury, Susan, fl 1981 (person)

Ewing, Michael, fl 1971 (person)

Miller, Paul F., fl 1970-1982 (person)

Kaledin, Victor K. (person)

Colliers (corporateBody)

Kemp, Harry Vincent, 1911-1994 (person)

University of Ohio (corporateBody)

Simon, Joanna, fl 1930-1997 (person)

Alcman (c 700 BC) Greek poet (person)

Scudamore, Pauline, c1926-2007 (person)

Seymour Smith, Frank, fl 1928-1976 (person)

Wordsworth, Andrew, fl 1945 (person)

Leavy, Morton L. (person)

Simon, George. (person)

Dooley, Patricia, fl 1966 (person)

Allen, Marshall, b 1924 (person)

Gardner, Gerald Brosseau, 1884-1964 (person)

Speight, Eric, fl 1908-1961 (person)

Lawrence, Seymour, fl 1952-1964 (person)

Gurney, Ivor, 1890-1937 (person)

Epithet: composer and poet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000621.0x00026f ...

Sheridan, George, b 1923 (person)

Milligan, Spike, 1918-2002 (person)

Milligan, Terence Alan [Spike] (1918-2002), comedian and author, one of the key creative forces who transformed post-war British comedy, bringing irreverence, surrealism and the absurd to popular culture. He wrote best-selling fiction, memoirs, poetry and children’s literature, just under half of which is represented in some form in this collection of manuscripts. From the guide to the Spike Milligan Papers, 20th Century, (St John's College, Oxford) ...

Moorehead, Alan, 1910-1983 (person)

Moorehead, born in Croydon, Victoria, was a journalist with the Melbourne Herald, 1930-1935, a war correspondent with the Daily Express London, 1936-1945, and author of a wide range of books: historical (Gallipoli), travel books (No room in the ark), biographies (Montgomery) and novels (The rage of the vulture). From the description of Papers of Alan Moorehead. 1926-1971. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 221388454 ...

Lacey, Mildred Lockwood, 1896-1982 (person)

Hartley, Wesley S., fl 1974 (person)

Moore, Kathleen, b 1953 (person)

Edwards, Harold L. R., fl 1949-1957 (person)

MacKenzie, Noela M. (person)

Epilogue (corporateBody)

Seizin Press (corporateBody)

Willis Kingsley Wing (corporateBody)

Knittel, Robert, fl 1945-1975 (person)

McKenna, Justin, d 1917 (person)

Lefkowitz, Nat, fl 1955-1975 (person)

Gorman, Edward Charles, b 1929 (person)

MacNamara family (family)

Bower, T. A Bowyer-, fl 1955 (person)

Esperanza, Alegria, fl 1966 (person)

Manent, M., fl 1948 (person)

Kneesworth Hall School (corporateBody)

Fawcus, Arnold, fl 1953-1959 (person)

New, T. G., fl 1946 (person)

Falzoni, Giordano, fl 1978 (person)

Paul List Verlag, publishers (corporateBody)

A.M. Heath & Co. Ltd, literary agents (corporateBody)

Harrison, Gilbert A (person)

Editor and publisher. Full name: Gilbert Avery Harrison. Born 1915. Died 2008. From the description of Gilbert A. Harrison papers, 1902-1978 (bulk 1960-1975). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71014549 Gilbert A. Harrison (1915-2008), publisher and biographer. From the description of Gilbert A. Harrison papers relating to Thornton Wilder, 1956-1985. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702202059 Gilbert Harrison, UCLA alumnus and former editor-in-chief of The new...

Nelson, Howard L... (person)

Howard Nelson was a resident of Ogden, Utah during the 1960s and 1970s. From the description of Howard Nelson photographs of the Ogden Temple, circa 1960s-1970s. (Brigham Young University). WorldCat record id: 179780718 ...

Shiff, E., fl 1955 (person)

Imperial War Museum (Great Britain) (corporateBody)

Milton, John, 1608-1674 (person)

English poet. From the description of Documents relating to Kensington mortgage, 1651-1700. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122475458 Epithet: poet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000297.0x00012e John Milton (1608-1674), the poet. For fuller details of his life and achievements see the Dictionary of National Biography. From the guide to the English translat...

Hesiod (person)

Thompson, Heather, fl 1969-1995 (person)

William Morris Agency (corporateBody)

Dalton, Clifford, 1916-1961 (person)

Reeves, Joyce, fl 1961 (person)

J.M. Dent & Sons, publishers (corporateBody)

Renoir, Auguste, 1841-1919 (person)

French painter. From the description of Letters, 1882-1919. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 146000012 From the description of Autograph postal card signed : [postmark: Paris], to Monsieur Wyzewa, [1897 Dec. 22]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872160 ...

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (person)

William Shakespeare was likely born April, 23, 1564; he was baptized in Stratford-upon-Avon on April 26, 1564. He grew up, had a family, and bought property in Stratford while working in London, the center of English theater. As an actor, a playwright, and a partner in a leading acting company, he became both prosperous and well-known. His parents were John and Mary Shakespeare. John was a leatherworker and involved in local politics, first becoming an alderman and eventually a town bailiff. ...

Graves, Alfred Perceval, 1881-1979 (person)

UNESCO (corporateBody)

Shah family (family)