Alice Christiana Thompson Meynell collection of papers 1875-1929


Alice Christiana Thompson Meynell collection of papers 1875-1929

This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts and typescripts, and correspondence.

120 items.

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Meynell, Wilfrid, 1852-1948 (person)

Wilfrid Meynell was an English man of letters. Born in Newcastle, he converted to Catholicism at the age of eighteen. He wrote articles, poems, and stories, and edited journals such as The Weekly Register and Merry England. His wife Alice was also a writer, and their son Francis founded Nonesuch Press. From the description of Wilfrid Meynell letters, 1900-1908. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 61325264 Wilfrid Meynell (1852-1948) was an English ...

Burke, Charles Bell (person)

Freeman, John, 1880-1929 (person)

John Freeman, British poet and critic, published his first work, Twenty poems in 1909. He subsequently published 10 more volumes of poetry. Freeman has written several works of literary citicism including, The moderns (1916) Herman Melville (1926), and several introductions. He has also published reviews in journals including the Bookman, The Spectator and the London Mercury. Freeman was awarded the Hawthornden Prize for Best Work in Imaginative Literature, published in 1920. From th...

Howe, W. T. H. (William Thomas Hildrup), (person)

Melrose, Andrew, 1860- (person)

Shorter, Clement King, 1857-1926 (person)

Shorter worked as an editor with a number of British papers and journals, such as the ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, before founding and editing three early twentieth century journals: SKETCH, SPHERE, and the TATLER. Shorter also wrote critically about Victorian literature and published bibliographies about prominent British writers. From the description of Letter-Manuscript, 1920. (Temple University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122348081 British writer. The letters are written...

Meynell, Francis, 1891-1975 (person)

English book designer, publisher, poet, and Director of The Nonesuch Press. From the description of Typed letter signed : London, to Edward Wagenknecht, 1935 Nov. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270868166 ...

Marsh, Edward Howard, Sir, 1872-1953 (person)

Aldous Huxley was a British novelist, short-story writer, playwright, screenwriter, literary and social critic, and poet. From the guide to the Aldous Huxley collection of papers, 1915-1973, 1915-1963, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Winston Churchill's private secretary. From the description of Letter, [19--] Aug. 1 : to Mrs. Earle. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 24758114 ...

Burns, Oates and Washbourne ltd, publishers. (corporateBody)

Hunt, Violet, 1862-1942 (person)

British author, biographer. From the description of Violet Hunt papers, 1858-1962. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64091790 Violet Hunt was an English author of novels, short stories, and poetry. She grew up in an artistic environment, and began publishing in her teens. Her work features strong female characters and expresses innovative views on women and women's roles in society. Her unconventional life made for public scandal, as she conducted a series of...

Meynell, Alice, 1847-1922 (person)

English author Alice Meynell was born in to a wealthy and artistic family. A voracious reader,she began writing poetry and was encouraged by literary friends to have it published, to great success. She met and married Wilfrid Meynell, and the couple would eventually produce seven children. Alice Meynell began writing prose to support their growing family, and her many fine essays were influential and admired. A gifted writer, her work is noted for clarity and erudition. In addition to writing po...

Waterhouse, Elizabeth (person)

De Vere, Aubrey, 1814-1902 (person)

Irish poet. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Adare, Ireland, to Mr. John W. Field, 1886 Feb. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 462144372 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Ambleside, to Mr. John W. Field, 1878 Dec. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 462090133 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Adare, Ireland, to Mr. John W. Field, 1872 Mar. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 461318026 From the description of Aut...

Seymour, William Kean, 1887- (person)

English author and bank manager. From the description of Caesar remembers and Frost : place not specified : autograph manuscript of two poems signed, 1935 Mar. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270664710 ...