Review of Reviews (New York, N. Y.) editorial correspondence, Golden Book Magazine 1921-1935.


Review of Reviews (New York, N. Y.) editorial correspondence, Golden Book Magazine 1921-1935.

Letters concerning permissions written to the editors of a monthly periodical devoted to reprinting short stories of the past. The Golden Book Magazine,

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Tarleton, Fiswoode, -1931 (person)

Squire, John Collings, Sir, 1884-1958 (person)

English poet, literary critic, and magazine editor. From the description of Rivers, 1917. (University of Arizona). WorldCat record id: 31042218 Jack Squire was an English poet. He also edited "The London Mercury: a Monthly Review of Literature & the Arts". From the description of Jack Squire collection. [1933]. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 676800204 Squire was born in Plymouth, England on Apr. 2, 1884; educated at St. John'...

Walpole, Hugh, 1884-1941 (person)

English novelist. From the description of Hugh Walpole collection, 1910-1939. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70925561 From the description of Autograph letter signed with initials : Brackenburn, Keswick, to [James] Bain, 1931 Apr. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270658346 From the description of Sons and Lovers. A Preface : autograph manuscript signed, fair copy with a few revisions : [n.p.], 1923 June 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270658363 ...

Mary Letha Etting (person)

Cadman, S. Parkes (Samuel Parkes), 1864-1936 (person)

Pastor of Central Church, Brooklyn, New York; Radio Minister of the Federal Council of Churches of Christ in America. From the description of Letter to Mrs. J. Malcolm Forbes, 1931 December 31. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 53891030 S. Parkes Cadman (1864-1936) was an American clergyman, newspaper columnist, and radio personality. He was a radio pioneer, one of the first Christian ministers to begin broadcasting sermons in the 1920s. He was known for his prom...

Starrett, Vincent, 1886-1974 (person)

Vincent Starrett, a police reporter for the Daily News also wrote book reviews for various Chicago newspapers, and in this way became aquainted with Arthur Machen, with whom he had a long and varied correspondence with. The friendship and conflict following resulted in Starrett vs. Machen: A Record of Discovery and Correspondence, which is the focus of this collection. From the description of Vincent Starrett collection of Arthur Machen, 1915-1971. (Southern Illinois University). Wor...

Reams, Cecil Calvert. (person)

Wilde, Percival, 1887- (person)

Cobb, Irvin S. (Irvin Shrewsbury), 1876-1944 (person)

Author, humorist. From the description of Letters, 1914-1944. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 49199652 Irvin S. Cobb (1876-1944) was an American author and humorist. He was best known for his humorous stories of Kentucky life, such as in his book Old Judge Priest . From the guide to the Irvin S. Cobb Letter, 1928, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) Author, and humorist. From the descript...

Hicky, Daniel Whitehead, 1902- (person)

Daniel Hicky was the son of Philip Hicky (1778-1859) and grandson of Daniel Hicky (1740-1808), planters of East Baton Rouge Parish, La. From the description of Daniel Hicky letter, 1867 Apr. 27. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 318614377 ...

MacVeagh, Lincoln, 1890- (person)

Palmer, Walter L. (person)

Benet, William Rose (1886- ). (person)

Goldsmith, Kathleen (person)

Willard, Daniel, 1861- (person)

Houghton, Carolyn Wells. (person)

Day, Clarence, 1874-1935 (person)

Author and illustrator Clarence Day, best known for his book Life With Father, was born in New York City on November 18, 1874. He graduated from Yale College in 1896, then worked in his father's brokerage house and served briefly in the U. S. Navy. In 1898 he was stricken with rheumatoid arthritis. He traveled for some years in search of a cure, then settled in New York, where he became active in the alumni affairs of Yale College and launched his writing career. Day's essays, book reviews, shor...

Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 (person)

French novelist and journalist. From the description of Autobiographical essay, 1933 Nov. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122472964 ...

Erskine, John, 1879-1951 (person)

Epithet: Reverend; DD British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001087.0x000214 Title: 9th Earl of Mar British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001087.0x000219 John Erskine, educator, writer and musician, was born in New York on October 5, 1879. He received an A.B. in 1900, an A.M. in 1901, a Ph.D. in 1903 and an LL.D. in 1929 from Columbia Univ...

Terhune, Albert Payson, 1872-1942 (person)

American author, dog breeder, and journalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to Mrs. Merrall, 1916 Mar. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 603593817 Author, dog breeder and journalist. From the description of Letters, 1936 Dec. 22-1939 May 24, Pompton Lakes, N.J., to Perry Walton, Boston. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 184904630 Author. From the description of Albert Payson Terhune papers, 1890-1957 (bulk ...

Schuster, M. Lincoln (Max Lincoln), 1897-1970 (person)

BIOGHIST REQUIRED Publisher. Schuster was co-founder and chairman of the board of Simon & Schuster, Inc. From the guide to the Max Lincoln Schuster Papers, [ca. 1913-1976], (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, ) Editor, publisher. From the description of Reminiscences of Max Lincoln Schuster : oral history, 1964. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309725228 Publisher. Schuste...

Albert Shaw Jr. (person)

Frank, Glenn, 1887-1940 (person)

Editory of Century Magazine. President of the University of Wisconsin, 1925-1937. Works include "The Politics of Industry" and "An American Looks at His World." From the description of Glenn Frank autograph [manuscript], 1928 Oct 29. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 276780808 ...

Phillips, Henry Wallace, 1869-1930 (person)

Max J. Hayek (person)

Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 (person)

Zona Gale was a prominent writer and political activist born in Portage, Wisconsin. Gale attended the University of Wisconsin and worked as a reporter in Milwaukee. Gale, a lifelong friend of Jane Addams, became involved in the fight for the women's vote and eventually went to work for the writer Edmund Clarence Stedman. Her novel, "Miss Lulu Bett" was successfully adapted for the theater. From the description of Correspondence, 1907-1929. (Temple University Libraries). WorldCat reco...

Mr. Joseph Anthony (person)

Rinehart, Mrs. Mary (Roberts) 1876- (person)

Miss Mary Letha Elting (person)

Morley, Christopher, 1890- (person)

Durant, Will, 1885- (person)

Spears, Raymond S. (Raymond Smiley), 1876-1950 (person)

Author of western and adventure stories, outdoorsman, and conservationist who died in 1950. From the description of Raymond S. Spears papers, 1897-1948. (University of Oregon Libraries). WorldCat record id: 19639693 Raymond Smiley Spears, author of western and adventure stories, was born in Belleview, Ohio, in 1876. His father, John R. Spears, was a U.S. naval historian and reporter for the New York Sun; his mother, Celestia Colette Smiley Spears, was a teacher....

Frederica Pisek Field (person)

Cram, Mildred, 1889-1985 (person)

Freeman, Mrs. Mary Eleanor (Wilkins) 1862-1930 (person)

Paine, Albert Bigelow, 1861-1937 (person)

American author and editor. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) and typewritten letter signed : Redding, Conn., to F.A. Duneka, 1908 Jul. 9-1911 Apr. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270611536 Author & editor. From the description of Letters of Albert Bigelow Paine [manuscript] 1910, n.d. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647934359 Albert Bigelow Paine was born in New Bedford, Mass., but grew up in the Midwest. For ten y...

Winslow, ? rs. Thyra (Samter) 1893- (person)

Shepard, Eliza London. (person)

Hitchcock, Frank H. (Frank Harris), 1867-1935 (person)

U.S. postmaster general, chairman of the Republican National Committee, and newspaper publisher From the description of Frank H. Hitchcock papers, 1905-1935. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980118 ...

Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941 (person)

Author and journalist. From the description of Papers of Charles Edward Russell, 1864-1941 (bulk 1900-1930). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80347779 Journalist, author, poet, and political activist; won the Pulitzer Prize in 1930 for his biography of Haym Solomon in the Revolution; a founder of the NAACP; socialist candidate for Governor of New York State, and U.S. President. From the description of Album, 1937-1940. (New York State Library). WorldCat record id: ...

Witwer, H. C. (Harry Charles), 1890-1929 (person)

Writer and producer. From the description of H. C. Witwer letters [manuscript], 1927-1928. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647999401 ...

Hoskins, A. L., Jr., Mrs. (person)

White, William Allen, 1868-1944 (person)

American journalist known as the "Sage of Emporia"; owner and editor of the "Emporia Gazette." From the description of Papers of William Allen White, 1890-1940 [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647837106 Journalist. From the description of Letters, 1889-1945. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122644557 Pulitzer Prize-winning Emporia, Kansas, newspaper editor and author. From the description of William Allen White letter...

Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955 (person)

American playwright. From the description of Letter, Surrey, England, to Malcolm Wells, New York City [manuscript], 1948 August 30. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647817235 Sherwood was a noted American dramatist. He was born in New Rochelle, N.Y., graduated from Harvard in 1918, and served in World War I. He wrote for Vanity Fair and Life magazines, serving as editor of the latter from 1924 to 1928. His first play, written in 1927, was an immediate success. H...

Kirby, Rollin, 1874- (person)

Wheeler-Nicholson, Malcolm, 1890- (person)

Anderson, Robert Gordon, 1881- (person)

Balmer, Edwin, 1883- (person)

Masters, Edgar Lee, 1868-1950 (person)

Edgar Lee Masters was an American poet, novelist, biographer, and essayist. From the description of Edgar Lee Masters collection of papers, 1919-1949. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 86164224 From the guide to the Edgar Lee Masters collection of papers, 1919-1949, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Masters was an Illinois poet best known for the Spoon River Anthology. F...

Mason, Mrs. Grace (Sartwell) 1877- (person)

Carnegie, Dale, 1888- (person)

Benét, Stephen Vincent, 1898-1943 (person)

Stephen Vincent Beńet was born July 22, 1898, in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, into a military family. His father had a wide appreciation for literature, and Beńet's siblings, William Rose and Laura, also becmae writers. Beńet attended Yale University where he published two collections of poetry, Five Men and Pompey (1915), The Drug-Shop (1917). His studies were interrupted by a year of civilian military service; he worked as a cipher-clerk in the same department as James Thurber. He graduated fro...

Crowell, Merle, 1888- (person)

Dobie, Charles Caldwell, 1881-1943 (person)

Charles Caldwell Dobie was a native San Franciscan who gained prominence as a writer of short stories and novels. His works include Blood Red Dawn, Portrait of a Courtesan, and San Francisco: A Pageant. From the description of Charles Caldwell Dobie papers, circa 1905-1943. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 84650833 Biography Charles Caldwell Dobie was born in San Francisco March 15, 1881, and unli...

Austin, Mrs. Mary (Hunter). (person)

Pereyra, Diomedes de (person)

Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971 (person)

American poet. From the description of The Voluble Wheel Chair (for Eugène--March 31,1952) : Baltimore : autograph poem signed, written for Eugène Reynal, 1952. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612668 American writer. From the description of Typewritten letter signed, dated : New York, 16 March 1962, to Mr. Miller, 1962 Mar. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874504 American poet Ogden Nash was born in New York and raised along the east coast. Afte...

MacNider, Hanford, 1889- (person)

Outerson, William. (person)

Joseph, Anthony (person)

Dickson, Harris; 1868- (person)

Miss Edith O'Neill (person)

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940 (person)

F. Scott Fitzgerald was born Sept. 24, 1896 in St. Paul Minnesota. He began writing while a student at Princeton University. He met his wife, Zelda, while serving in the US Army stationed in Alabama. His novel, This Side of Paradise, was published in 1920 and he became an instant success. He published he Great Gatsby in 1925. Fitzgerald died on December 21, 1940 of a heart attack at age 44 while living in Los Angeles and working for the film industry....

Clendenning, Logan, 1884- (person)

Lanier, Henry Wysham, 1873- (person)

Marshall, Edison, 1894-1967 (person)

Russell Bankson, newspaperman and fiction writer, was born in Mt. Hope, Washington on February 21, 1889. He attended Washington State College, Pullman from 1910-1912. He worked as reporter and editor for the Spokane Daily Chronicle, and on the editorial staff of the Spokesman-Review, both in Spokane. He contributed fiction and articles to a variety of magazines, and wrote books of western adventure and history. During World War II, he worked for the War Reloc...

Nast, Conde. (person)

Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941 (person)

Author, newspaper editor. From the description of Letter to Maurice Hanline, n.d. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 56349777 American novelist, short-story writer, poet, and journalist. From the guide to the Sherwood Anderson miscellany, 1981, undated, (The New York Public Library. New York Public Library Archives.) Author. From the description of Death in the woods : annotated short story, circa 1933. (Unknown). WorldCat record i...

Hickman, Albert (person)

Sullivan, Frank, 1892- (person)

Balderston, John L. (John Lloyd), 1889-1954 (person)

Journalist and playwright of Beverly Hills, Calif. From the description of John L. Balderston papers, 1915-1950. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80158323 Playwright and screenwriter, John L. Balderston was born in Philadelphia, but lived for many years in England. He trained as a journalist, was a war correspondent during World War I and in the early 1920s worked as a journalist in London. As a playwright, Balderston often worked in collaboration and ...

Frederic Pisek Field (person)

Walter Lippman. (person)

Frost, Frances, 1905- (person)

Tarkington, Susannah. (person)

Singmaster, Elsie, 1879- (person)

Rice, Mrs. Alice Caldwell (Hegan) 1870- (person)

Lorimer, George Horace, 1868-1937 (person)

Editor of the Saturday Evening Post. From the description of Correspondence, 1921. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 36272489 Lorimer became editor-in-chief of the SATURDAY EVENING POST in 1899, and held offices in Curtis Publishing Company which published the POST. He lived in Wyncote, Pa. His work as an editor brought him into a long association with author Booth Tarkington. From the description of Papers, 1912-1936. (Indiana Historical Society Lib...

Burt, Struthers, 1882- (person)

Peterkin, Mrs. Julia Mood, 1880- (person)

Phelps, William Lyon, 1865-1943 (person)

William Lyon Phelps was born in New Haven, Connecticut, on January 2, 1865. He received a B.A. degree from Yale in 1887, an A.M. degree from Harvard in 1891, and a Ph.D. from Yale in 1891. Phelps taught English at Yale from 1892 until 1933 and was a popularizer of literature through his public lectures, radio addresses, and syndicated newspaper columns. He died in New Haven on August 21, 1943. From the description of William Lyon Phelps papers, 1826-1944 (inclusive), 1887-1943 (bulk)...