Charles Eliot Norton additional papers, 1851-1922.


Charles Eliot Norton additional papers, 1851-1922.

Charles Eliot Norton additional papers, 1851-1922.

Additional papers of American scholar and Harvard professor, Charles EliotNorton.

2 boxes, 1 portfolio box, and 6 volumes (2 linear ft.)

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Grace Norton (1834-1926) was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the daughter of Andrew Norton and Catherine Eliot Norton, and the sister of American author and Harvard professor, Charles Eliot Norton. She was privately educated in Cambridge, and developed a great love for the literature of France, especially that of the French essayist, Montaigne. Norton became a Montaigne expert, translating, writing, and lecturing on his works, as well as those of other French authors. Many of her articles appe...

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