Donald and Katharine Foley Collection of Penguin Books 1935-1965

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Donald and Katharine Foley Collection of Penguin Books, 1935-1965

Donald and Katharine Foley Collection of Penguin Books 1935-1965

Includes more than 2,550 Penguin books published from 1935 through 1965, as well as about 175 reference items–books, serials, catalogs, and articles.

circa 2,500 vols.

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Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898

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Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862

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Price, Reynolds, 1933-2011

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Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616

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Uttley, Alison, 1884-1976

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A prolific English author whose career spanned almost fifty years,Alison Uttley was best known for creating Little Grey Rabbit, a character who,with an assortment of friends, appeared in more than 30 books. Some of her essays are thinly veiled autobiographical reminiscences of her childhood in England at the turn of the 20th century. From the description of Papers, 1931-1967. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 62444957 A prolific English author whose...

Austen, Jane, 1775-1817

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Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946

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Thurber, James, 1894-1961

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James Thurber was born in Columbus, Ohio, in 1894. Considered one of the 20th century's more prominent humorists, he wrote nearly forty books of stories, essays, autobiography, and a Broadway play. Thurber passed away in 1961. From the description of James Thurber letters to Mrs. Robert Sterling, 1946-1950. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 181589252 Epithet: author and cartoonist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person ...

Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005

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Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849

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Orwell, George, 1903-1950

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

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Henry, O., 1862-1910

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Tey, Josephine, 1896 or 1897-1952

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Composer. From the description of Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to Count Franz von Brunswick, [1813]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 242622425 From the description of Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to Josef Blöchlinger, [1819 Aug.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 242622372 From the description of Ludwig van Beethoven autograph letter to the Chevalier Josef de Varena, 1812 July 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 242622275 From the description...

Myers, L. H. (Leopold Hamilton), 1881-1944

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Reves, Emery, 1904-1981

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Green, Henry, 1905-1974

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Mackinder, Halford John, 1861-1947

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Liddell Hart, B. H.

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Barman, Christian Augustus, 1898-1980

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Ross, Lillian (Lillian G.)

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Childers, Erskine, 1870-1922

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Camoens

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Dante

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Green, Peter

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Mortimer, Penelope, 1918-1999

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Murray, D. Stark (David Stark), 1900-....

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Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960

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Jones, Peter d'A.

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Proust, Marcel, 1871-1922

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Disraeli, Benjamin, 1804-1881

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Lorimer, E.O. (Emily Overend)

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Rackham, Bernard, 1876-1964

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English expert on ceramics. From the description of Typed letter signed : London, to John Platt, 1921 Feb. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874998 ...

Sprott, W. J. H. (Walter John Herbert), 1897-1971

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Mander, John

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Steinberg, S.H. (Sigfrid Henry), 1899-1969

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Euphan and Klaxon

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Sinclair, Andrew

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Jacobson, Dan (Daniel)

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Armstrong, H. C.

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Bradbury, M.S.

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Aldiss, Brian

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Fisher, G. D.

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Vaizey, John, 1929-1984

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Joyce, James, 1882-1941

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Hutchinson, J.

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Lindsay, Martin

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Byrom, James

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Goodchild, Claude H.

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Gundrey, Elizabeth.

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Belloc, H.

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Knight, Margaret

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Hill, Ralph (ed.)

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Woolley, Leonard, 1880-1960

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Wooster, N.

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Leff, Gordon

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Putnam, J. L.

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Tabouis, Genevieve

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Norbury, James

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Graham, Eleanor

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Sargant, William

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Evans, A. J.

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More, Thomas, Saint, 1478-1535

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Epithet: of Seal CLXVIII British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000754.0x000069 Epithet: MD British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000754.0x000059 English saint, lord chancellor and author. From the description of Autograph signature on a lease : London, [1523] June 1, XV year of the reign of Henry VIII. (Unknown). WorldCat reco...

Brereton, Geoffrey.

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Snow, C.P. (Charles Percy), 1905-1980

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Charles Percy Snow was an English scientist, author, and statesman. Born in to a poor family, he chose to study science because financial aid was available for that discipline. After taking a Ph.D. in Physics from Oxford, he began publishing novels; despite early success, he entered government service, and had a long and distinguished career. Throughout his life, he balanced his interests in science, writing, and politics, making genuine contributions in all three arenas. As an author, he wrote ...

Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959

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Born Raymond Thornton Chandler in Chicago on July 23, 1888; studied at Dulwich College, London, and privately in France and Germany; began career as contributor of verse, essays, book reviews and special articles to daily and weekly papers in London, 1909; served with Canadian Expeditionary Force and R.A.F. during WWI; afterwards, returned to US to become an officer in various independent oil corporations; began writing fiction contributions to magazines in 1933; published his first novel, The b...

Carnell, John

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Allen, W. E. D.

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Uvarov, E. B. (Eugene Boris), 1910-

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Piggott, Stuart.

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Mottram, V. H.

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De Beer, G. R.

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Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de, 1900-1944

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French author. From the description of Typed contract : New York, between Antoine de Saint-Exupéry and Reynal and Hitchcock, 1942 Nov. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270875005 From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Elizabeth Reynal, [n.d., but before 1942]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872208 From the description of Pencil sketches (2) of "the little Prince", [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872209 From the descripti...

Corbett, P. E.

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Lockley, R. M.

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Lorant, Stefan, 1901-1997

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Stefan Lorant is widely acknowledged as a founder of modern pictorial journalism. After growing up amid his family's studio photography business in Budapest, he pursued a career in silent-filmmaking in Vienna and Berlin, then went on to both found and edit picture magazines in Germany, Hungary, and England. In 1940 he came to America and began writing and producing photographically-illustrated history books. From the description of Stefan Lorant collection, ca. 1869-1993 (bulk 1920-1...

Field, Sara Bard, 1882-1974

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California poet. From the description of Sara Bard Field papers, 1927-1956. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 122502092 From the description of Sara Bard Field letters to Amy Requa Long, 1929-1935 and undated. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 122453145 From the description of Letters to Margaret and Roy Sowers, 1952-1955. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 122514667 ...

Foley, Donald L.

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Collinson, W. W. ; Connell, H.

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Bell, Clive, flutist

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Brett, Lionel, Sir, 1911-

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

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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 ...

Stendhal, 1783-1842

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Stendhal (b. Marie-Henri Beyle, January 23, 1783, Grenoble, France–d. March 23, 1842, Paris, France) was a 19th-century French writer. Best known for the novels Le Rouge et le Noir (1830) and La Chartreuse de Parme (1839), he is highly regarded for the acute analysis of his characters' psychology and considered one of the earliest and foremost practitioners of realism....

Cox, Anthony, CBE

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Hall, Donald (ed.)

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Wyndham, John

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Gallie, W. B., 1912-1998

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Goodwin, Michael (ed.)

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Aristotle

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Lambert, Constant

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English composer, conductor, and writer on music. From the description of Autograph postcards and postal cards signed (9), and Valentine cards signed (2), dated : [London, Marseille, Toulon and Paris, 1919-1931] and [n.p., n.d.], to Nina Hamnett, 1919-1931, 1929 Dec. 21 and 1930 Apr. 20 andn.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270667102 From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [London June 3 1929], to Mme [Louise] Alvar, 1929 June 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record ...

Halliday, F.E. (Frank Ernest), 1903-

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Burnett, Frances Hodgson, 1849-1924

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English writer, noted for children's stories. From the description of Papers of Frances Hodgson Burnett [manuscript], 1889-1914. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647835018 English writer who resided in the United States, noted children's author. From the description of Letter [manuscript], Maytham Hall, Rolvenden, Kent, to Richard Watson Gilder, 1906 September 6. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647836929 From the description of...

Kellett, E.E.

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Walker, Kenneth; Fletcher, Peter

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Williams, Norman Lloyd

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Kitto, H. D. F., 1964

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Bennett, Arnold

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Enoch Arnold Bennett was born in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent on 27 May 1867. His infancy was spent in poverty, which gave way to prosperity as his father succeeded as a solicitor. From this background he became a novelist. His enduring fame is as a chronicler of the Potteries towns, the setting and inspiration of some of his most famous and enduring literary work and the place where he grew up. Bennett did not pursue a career as a writer until after leaving his father's practice and movi...

Suetonius, approximately 69-approximately 122

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Schwarz, Oswald

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Angell, Norman; Buxton, Dorothy F.

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Aldington, Richard, 1892-1962

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Richard Aldington, British poet, novelist and essayist. From the description of Richard Aldington collection, 1918-1962. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81650599 From the description of Richard Aldington collection, 1918-1962. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702148171 Richard Aldington was born in Hampshire in 1882. Educated at Dover College and London University he founded the "Egotist journal "in 1913. He joined the British Army and served on the Western Front in 19...

Observer, The

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Heyer, Georgette, 1902-1974

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Georgette Heyer was a popular English author credited with originating the historical romance novel. Her meticulously researched period romances, generally set in the Regency, feature simple plots, well-drawn characters, witty dialogue, and a wealth of historical detail. She also wrote mysteries. From the description of Georgette Heyer letter to Rachel Ferguson, 1938 Jan. 23. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 53917420 Author. From the...

Mannin, Ethel, 1900-1984

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6475062 (person)

English novelist and journalist; d. 1984. From the description of Ethel Mannin collection, 1908-1981. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70925634 English novelist and essayist. From the description of Letter : Oak Cottage, Burghley Road, London, [to E. H. Rasdall?] 1950 Sept. 30. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 86157604 English author of Irish descent. Mann...

Hull, Richard

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Shaw, Bernard

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Epithet: of Add MS 35745 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001305.0x0000e7 ...

Roberts, D. (ed.)

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Ashbrook, H.

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Johnson, M. L. ; Abercrombie, Michael (eds.)

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Chesterton, G.K. (Gilbert Keith), 1874-1936

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English literary critic and author. From the description of Epitaph, [not after 1936]. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record id: 31402388 Author and journalist. From the description of Poem of G. K. Chesterton, 1898. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79455163 Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936) was an English poet, journalist, author, and critic. His literary criticism included works about Robert Browning, Charles Dickens, and George Berna...

Massingham, H. J. ; Massingham, Hugh

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Lerner, Alan Jay, 1918-1986

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A musical play in 2 acts adapted from Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion." Book and lyrics by Lerner, music by Frederick Lowe. This play opened in New York, 1956 March 15 at the Mark Hollinger Theatre. From the description of My fair lady : manuscript, 1956. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 656153708 ...

Pinner, Erna; Shorten, Monica

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Wren, P. C.

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Hamilton, Patrick, 1958-

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Balchin, Nigel, 1908-1970

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Gibbs-Smith, Charles Harvard, 1909-1981

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Galsworthy, John, 1867-1933

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Novelist. From the description of Letters, 1900-1932. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 708580518 From the description of Papers, 1925-1933. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 708580524 John Galsworthy was an English dramatist and novelist. Educated as a barrister at Harrow and New College, Oxford, he instead decided to travel, attending to his family's shipping business abroad, and then began writing. His first book, From the Four Winds, was a collec...

Millin, Sarah Gertrude Liebson, 1889-1968

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Sarah Gertrude Millin was perhaps the preeminent South African writer of her generation. Her novels occasionally reached a wider audience in the United States or London; the overt racism that pervades most of her work has marginalized her place in South African literary history. From the description of Sarah Millin letter to Ronald Storrs, 1933 Feb. 13. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 52434130 Epithet: author British Library Archive...

Beerbohm, Max Rothenstein, J. Introduction

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Scott, John S.

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Harris, Rex; Rust, Brian

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Braine, John

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Author John Braine was born in Yorkshire; he was raised in a secure, middle-class, Catholic family. He worked a variety of jobs before becoming a librarian, but quit to pursue a writing career after some success publishing articles. His first novel, Room at the Top, was remarkably popular and established Braine as one of Britain's Angry Young Men, so called because of the rebellious ethic they promoted. His work was noted for its directness and unflinching detail. Subsequent novels and screenpla...

Wesker, Arnold, 1932-....

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Arnold Wesker, Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, the playwright and director, a past President of the International Playwrights' Committee, was born on 24 May 1932 in Stepney, London, to Jewish parents. For fuller details of his life and achievements see Who's who . From the guide to the Autograph typescript and manuscript drafts of Arnold Wesker's contribution to a composite play entitled, Consequences, with related correspondence between him and Simon Reade, 1990-1991, (Le...

Graves, Robert

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Epithet: line-engraver British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001240.0x00010f Epithet: of Stowe MS 748 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000839.0x0003af Epithet: late Adj., 1st Somerset Militia Regt British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000839.0x0003ae ...

Allingham, Margery

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Ambler, Eric, 1909-1998

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English novelist and screenwriter; d. 1998; with Charles Rodda wrote under pseudonym Eliot Reed. From the description of Eric Ambler collection, 1940-1998. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70976500 ...

Austin, Dennis

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Lindbergh, Anne Morrow, 1906-2001.

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Anne Morrow Lindberg was born in 1906 to Dwight Whitney and Elizabeth Reeve (Cutter) Morrow. She graduated from Smith College in 1928 and married Col. Charles A. Lindbergh on May 27, 1929. Mrs. Lindbergh learned the skills necessary to serve as her husband's co-pilot, navigator and radio operator. North to the Orient was her first book, and it was followed by many others (novels, essays and poems) of a philosophical nature. She died in Vermont on February 7, 2001. From the descriptio...

Burland, C. A. (Cottie Arthur), 1905-1983

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Guttmacher, Alan F. (Alan Frank), 1898-1974

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Alan Frank Guttmacher, (1898-1974), was President of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America from 1962 to 1974. His research focused on women's reproductive health issues including family planning, birth control, legalized abortion, sterility, fertility, multiple birth pregnancies, and global overpopulation. Guttmacher was an obstetrician, gynecologist, and family planning advocate in Baltimore, Md. before becoming Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New Yor...

Levy, Louis

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Gardiner, Patrick L., 1922-

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George, Dorothy

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Citrine, Sir. Walter

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Hays, Peter

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Lambert, R. S.

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Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888

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Alcott was an American author. From the description of Papers, 1849-1931. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612370872 From the description of Additional papers, 1845-1944. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122505798 From the guide to the Additional papers, 1845-1944., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Alcott was an American novelist and short story writer. From the description of Louisa May Alcott ad...

Farrer, Katharine

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Hives, Frank; Lumley, Gascoine

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Lane, Margaret

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Collins, Wilkie

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Stamp, L. Dudley

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Woolrich, Cornell, 1903-1968

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American author and student at Columbia University in 1925. He frequently used a pen name, William Irish. From the description of Manuscripts, 1958-1964. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122377036 Cornell George Hopley-Woolrich was born on December 14, 1903 in New York City to Genero and Claire (neé Attalic) Hopley-Woolrich. In 1907 the family moved to Mexico and Genero and Claire divorced soon after. Co...

Hampshire, Stuart, 1914-2004

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Williams,Tennessee, 1911-1983

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American playwright. From the description of Papers of Tennessee Williams [manuscript], 1927-1957. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647809684 From the description of Typed letters signed (3) : Key West, Chicago and New York, to Seymour Peck, 1961 Jan. 19-1969 Apr. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270875024 From the description of Tennessee Williams letter to Tim Moore [manuscript], 1976 September 13 or 14. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id:...

Spark, Muriel

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Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001124.0x0001c5 ...

Treadgold, Mary

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Bond, Michael.

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O'Hara, John

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Christensen, Erwin O.

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Macmillan, W. M.

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Hill, Ralph, 1900-1950

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Epithet: Captain; 45th Regt British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000568.0x000369 ...

Moore, W. E.

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Young, Miriam, 1913-

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Aesop

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Fuchs, Vivian; Hillary, Edmund

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Bureau of Current Affairs

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Moore, John

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Epithet: of Add MS 43000 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000678.0x0002bc John Moore was born in Massachusetts and moved to Talladega, Alabama. Although he was educated as a doctor, he entered the mercantile business in Alabama. He lost all his property in 1855 and moved to Texas. From the guide to the John Moore papers, 1837-1866, (Manuscripts and Archives) Epithet: Alderman of Queenhithe a...

Flecker, James Elroy, 1884-1915

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Southern, Terry

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Terry Southern (May 1, 1924-October 29, 1995) was an American author, essayist, screenwriter and university lecturer, noted for his satirical style. From the guide to the Terry Southern papers, 1924-1995, 1955-1995, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) ...

Marshall, S.L.A. (Samuel Lyman Atwood), 1900-1977

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6g45119 (person)

Military critic and historian. From the description of Reminiscences of S.L.A. Marshall : oral history, 1971. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122441024 S.L.A. Marshall was a United States (U.S.) Army colonel, brigadier-general (BG), and noted historian. From the description of The S.L.A. Marshall papers, 1918-1970. (US Army, Mil Hist Institute). WorldCat record id: 47733673 Brigadier General Samuel Lyman Atwood Marshall...

Jackson, Holbrook, 1874-1948

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English essayist, literary historian, editor. From the description of Holbrook Jackson papers, 1930-1949. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 496102603 Jackson was born on Dec. 31, 1874 in Liverpool, England; although he never attended college, he was a voracious reader who began publishing articles at age 16 while working as a clerk; he co-edited the New age in 1907, and edited T.P.'s magazine, which he later bought out in order to edit his ow...

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, 1772-1834

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge, English poet, critic, and philosopher. From the description of Samuel Taylor Coleridge manuscript material : 36 items, 1792-1832 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122919490 From the guide to the Samuel Taylor Coleridge manuscript material : 37 items, 1792-1832, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) Epithet: poet and philosopher British Library Archives and Manuscript...

Kimble, George; Bush, Raymond

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Chesser, Eustace, 1902-

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Doyle, Lynn, 1873-1961

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Ashton, Helen

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Storry, Richard, 1913-1982

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Jowitt, Robert Lionel Palgrave, 1899-

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Jefferies, Richard

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Epithet: naturalist and novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001185.0x00026b ...

Moholy, Lucia

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Manchester Guardian

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Haggard, William

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William Wade Haggard, WWU President 1939-59. From the description of William Wade Haggard collection of Lincolniana, [ca. 1950]-1976. (Western Washington University). WorldCat record id: 52781144 ...

Price, John, 1933-

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Epithet: of Add MS 45045 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000614.0x0003bd Epithet: Rector of Water Stratford, county Buckinghamshire British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000614.0x0003c4 Epithet: of Add MS 38143 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000614.0x0003b...

Mowrer, Edgar Ansel, 1892-1977

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Writer, columnist. From the description of Reminiscences of Edgar Ansel Mowrer : oral history, 1968. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309741672 Journalist Edgar Ansel Mowrer (died 1977) and author Lilian Thomson (1889-1990) were married in 1916; both wrote and lectured on politics and world affairs. From the description of Edgar Ansel Mowrer and Lilian T. Mowrer papers, 1898-1978 (bulk 1933-1978). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 7...

von Rintelen, Captain

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Durrell, Gerald, 1925-1995

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Anstey, F., 1856-1934

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Guthrie was an English humorous writer. Turner was an English writer. From the description of Letters to Martin John Turner, 1921-1933. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 78933036 From the guide to the Letters to Martin John Turner, 1921-1933., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Epithet: writer; alias 'F Anstey' British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000410.0x00...

Tolstoy, L. N.

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Grice, Frederick

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Duncan, F. Martin

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Seton, Graham, 1890-1946

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Vernon, M. D.

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Kitzinger, Ernst; Senior, Elizabeth

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Lancaster, Osbert, 1908-1986

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Baulin, Jacques

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Berg, Leila

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Created by Leila Berg during the course of her career as a writer. From the guide to the Leila Berg Collection, c 1920s-2011, (Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books) ...

Seymour, Beatrice Kean

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Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000787.0x000135 ...

Childe, Gordon

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Winter, Carl.

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Epithet: Director of the Fitzwilliam Museum British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000496.0x000226 ...

Collie, George E.

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Steele, Alan (ed.)

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Daniell, David Scott

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Tchehov, Anton Garnett, Constance (translat.)

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Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich, 1818-1883

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Ivan Turgenev, playwright. From the description of A month in the country : a comedy : typescript, 1988, 14 July. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122364035 Russian author. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Bade, to an unidentified recipient, 1868 Apr. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270573545 Russian writer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Madame Bohomoletz, [n.d.]. (Unknown). Worl...

Gary, Romain

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Howard, Michael

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Epithet: director The Renaissance Society British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000209.0x000201 ...

Lewis, C. S.

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Hudson, W. H. ; Curle, Richard

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Sallust

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Heaton, Peter, 1952-

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Rhodes, F. H. T.

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West, Keith

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Ferrars, Elizabeth, 1907-1995

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Tyrrell, George, 1861-1909

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Epithet: modernist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000438.0x000352 Epithet: Lieutenant; RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000438.0x000351 ...

Kantor, Mackinlay

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Burnham, James

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Chadwick, Paxton; Gorvett, Jean

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Lockhart, Sir Robert Bruce

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Rathbone, Eleanor F.

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Muspratt, Eric, 1899-1949

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Angell, Norman, 1874-1967

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British political scientist. From the description of Letter : New York, N.Y., to [Georges] Schreiber, [ca. 1935]. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122597878 Author, journalist. From the description of Reminiscences of Sir Norman Angell : oral history, 1951. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309722800 Writer, pacifist, Nobel Peace Prize laureate. ...

Swift, Jonathan

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Browne, Douglas G. ; Tullett, E. V.

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Storr, Anthony

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Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001039.0x000229 ...

Mallarme, Stephane

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Arrian

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Childs, Marquis W. (Marquis William), 1903-1990

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Author and journalist. From the description of Papers of Marquis Childs, 1939-1978. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233110775 Journalist, author. From the description of Reminiscences of Marquis W. Childs : oral history, 1958. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309729711 From the description of Reminiscences of Marquis W. Childs : oral history, 1969. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldC...

Richard, Paul

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Montaigne, Michel de, 1533-1592

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Nilson, Bee

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Burnet, F. M.

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Mitchell, Joseph

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Epithet: poet and dramatist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000474.0x0003b0 Joseph Mitchell, 1684-1738, was the son of a Scottish stonemason. Educated in Scotland, he settled in London under the patronage of Sir Robert Walpole. He was the author of dramas, lyrics and occasional verse, but was frequently engaged in disputes with other literary figures of the time, including Cibber and Thomson From th...

Lucretius

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Committee on College Reading

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Gower, John

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Epithet: of Stowe MS 950 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000839.0x000095 Epithet: of Add MS 32900 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000839.0x000093 Epithet: of Add MS 38181 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000839.0x...

Green, F. L. (Frederick Lawrence), 1902-1953

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English novelist and playwright. Green was born in Portsmouth, England. In 1932 he moved to Belfast, where he lived for many years. Green wrote several novels, plays, and short stories. His most famous work, ODD MAN OUT, appeared in 1945. From the description of F.L. Green papers, 1935-1953. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 32006844 ...

Garstin, Crosbie, 1887-1930

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Novelist and poet best known for "The Penhales trilogy." From the description of Crosbie Garstin letter and poem to Glen Walton Blodgett [manuscript], 1929 June 24. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 436870216 ...

Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956

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Brecht was a German dramatist and poet. Karl Korsch was a Marxist theoretician. From the description of Correspondence with Karl Korsch, 1934-ca.1954. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122556373 From the guide to the Bertolt Brecht correspondence with Karl Korsch, ca. 1934-1954., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Reyersbach was a pediatrician with special training in endocrinology and rheumatic diseases; she came to the U.S. in ...

Kastner, Erich

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Hilton, James

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Epithet: FSA British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000498.0x0001ca Epithet: of Add MS 37504 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001094.0x00036a ...

Ubbelohde, A. R.

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Cadell, Elizabeth

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Ferguson, John, 1939-

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Epithet: cabinet-maker, of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000981.0x000397 Epithet: of Add MS 44461 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000981.0x00039b Epithet: Hospital Master at Montrose British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000981.0x000398 ...

Llewellyn, Richard Richard D.

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Richmond, W. Kenneth (William Kenneth), 1910-1990

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Loewenstein, Prince L. ; Gerhardi, W.

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Moroney, M. J

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Parkes, James

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Ford, Ford Madox

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Biography Letters of Ford Madox [Hueffer, aftw.] Ford (1873-1939), English author, to the literary agent who handled his novels, James B. Pinker. Some of the letters are in Ford's handwriting, but many are written or typewritten by a secretary and signed by Ford. Most of the letters for 1901-1915 are undated. In the early part of the correspondence there are a few references to Conrad. In general the correspondence relates almost entirely to ...

Belfrage, Cedric

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Trollope, Anthony

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Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000297.0x0000ad Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur F234 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001512.0x000348 ...

Hilyer, C. Isabel

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Keates, J. S.

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Archer, Peter (ed.)

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Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937

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Edith Wharton (b. January 24, 1862, New York, NY–d. August 11, 1937, Val-d'Oise, France) was an American novelist, short story writer, and designer. Wharton combined an insider's view of American aristocracy with a powerful prose style. Her novels and short stories realistically portrayed the lives and morals of the late nineteenth century, an era of decline and faded wealth. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1921, the first woman to receive this honor....

Manwaring, G. E. ; Dobree, Bonamy

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de Bergh, W. G.

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Summerson, John, 1904-1992

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Epithet: Curator of Sir John Soane's Museum British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000696.0x0003c9 Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur F236 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001512.0x000248 ...

Spencer, T. J. B.

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Kefauver, Estes, 1903-1963

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Senator. From the description of Reminiscences of Estes Kefauver : oral history, 1957. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122419842 Estes Kefauver was a long-time senator from Tennessee and an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic Party nomination for president. From the description of Personal papers, 1934-1939 (University of Tennessee). WorldCat record id: 44918282 Carey Estes Kefauver (b. July 26, 1903, Monroe Count...

Davies, Nina M. (Nina Macpherson), 1881-1965

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Gurney, O.R. (Oliver Robert), 1911-2001

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Schreiner, Olive, 1855-1920

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Olive Schreiner was a white South African writer. From the description of Olive Schreiner letters, 1888 and undated. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 36004190 From the description of Olive Schreiner letter to Dear Marg, [1897 Feb. 12]. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 70237171 ...

Sigal, Clancy.

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Evans, B. Ifor (Benjamin Ifor), 1899-1982

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Epithet: Principal of Queen Mary College London University British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000496.0x00001c Evans of Hungershall. Literary scholar and college administrator. Epithet: Principal University College of Wales Aberystwyth British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001137.0x0001b8 ...

Cooper, Lettice Ulpha, 1897-

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le Carre, John

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Apuleius, Lucius Graves, Robert tr

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Hawkins, Desmond, 1908-....

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Mitford, Nancy (ed.)

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Neal, Ernest

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Nowell-Smith, P.H.

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Beloff, Nora.

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Nora Beloff was born on 24 January 1919 into a family of Russian Jews who settled in London shortly before the first world war. Her father started an export business in the City of London trading in chemicals and sundry products. Beloff read history at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford. She joined the Political Intelligence Department of the Foreign Office (1941-1944) and was then sent to the British Embassy in Paris, (1944-1945). She then worked as a reporter for the Reuters News Agency in Paris (1945...

Wade, Henry

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Epithet: merchant, of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000701.0x00016e ...

Stoker, Fred

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Lucie-Smith, Edward (ed.)

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Bartimeus

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Powell, Anthony

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Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400

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William Morris' Kelmscott Press published The works of Geoffrey Chaucer: now newly imprinted [edited by F. S. Ellis; ornamented with pictures designed by Sir Edward Burne-Jones, and engraved on wood by W. H. Hooper] in 1896. From the guide to the Proofs and drawings for, The works of Geoffrey Chaucer: now newly imprinted, 1892-1896., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) William Morris' Kelmscott Press published The works of Geoffrey Chaucer: now ne...

Harland, Elizabeth M.

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Mozart, ...

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Bryant, Arthur

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Epithet: historian British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001072.0x000339 ...

Johnson, S. C. (compiler and drawer)

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De Vries, Peter

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Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D.

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Waln, Nora.

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Nora Waln was a 20th century Quaker author and journalist who wrote about Nazi Germany and China. From the description of Nora Waln Literary Papers, 1796-1939. (Swarthmore College). WorldCat record id: 213813867 From the description of Nora Waln Literary Papers, 1939-1964. (Swarthmore College). WorldCat record id: 420344336 ...

Harrington, Michael, 1972-

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George, G. J. (Gilbert Jasper)

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Elkin, Winifred

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Gunther, John

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Steinbeck, John

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From the guide to the John Steinbeck Papers, circa 1960-1961, circa 1960-1961, (Literature and Rare Books) ...

Gide, Andre

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Quentin, Patrick

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Potter, Simeon

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Davidson, H. R. Ellis (Hilda Roderick Ellis), 1914-2006

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Cohen, John, 1911-....

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Photographer John Cohen was a film assistant to Robert Frank. He was also a member of the music group New Lost City Ramblers, a collector of folk music, and later Professor of Visual Arts at the State University of New York, Purchase. From the description of Pull my daisy [graphic] : promotional photographs and stills from the motion picture. 1959. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 250275082 ...

Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Robert Louis Stevenson was one of the most popular and prolific British writers of the late 19th century, the author of verse, novels, travel books, short stories, plays, and essays, including such titles as The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Treasure Island . There is considerable secondary literature on Stevenson, including book-length biographical studies, chronologies, and bibliographies. Summary information is available in the standard print and online biographical resources. ...

Allen, Walter, 1840-1907

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Walter Allen, born in Birmingham in 1911, was the fourth son of Charles Allen and his wife, Annie. He was educated at King Edward's Grammar School, Aston and then at Birmingham University. After graduation he became a freelance writer and during the course of his career was a prolific contributor to all kinds of publications. Allen was one of a small group of novelists, which included John Hampson, Henry Green and Leslie Halward, working in Birmingham in the later 1930s. His first n...

Abrahams, Gerald, 1907-

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Wilson, John Dover, 1881-1969

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Craig, Dennis

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Wirth-Miller, Denis; Chopping, Richard

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Runyan, Damon

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Whipple, Dorothy

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Thompson, Alan J. M. D.

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Knight, G. Wilson

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O'Brien, Edna

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Irish author Edna O'Brien (1930[?]–) is known primarily as a novelist. O'Brien has been described as "Ireland's most successful woman writer." "O'Brien, Edna." Literature Online. http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed March 26, 2007). From the guide to the "Virginia" playscript, circa 1981, (University of Delaware Library - Special Collections) ...

Towers, Frances

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van Ransburg, Patrick

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Grossmith, George and Weedon

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Ashby, Eric, 1904-1992

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Epithet: President of the Literary and Debating Society Imperial College of Science and Technology British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x00007c ...

Martin, Kingsley, 1897-1969

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Basil Kingsley Martin (1897-1969) was born in Hereford in 1897 and schooled in the city, in South Africa and at Millfield. After serving in France (1917-18), he spent three years (1919-22) at Magdalene College, Cambridge, where he developed his early interest in socialism. Fellowships at Princeton University (1922-23) and at Magdalene College (1924-25) allowed him to pursue research published in 1924 as The Triumph of Lord Palmerston, a study of Press manipulation of public opinion to make an un...

Howard, Nesta; Underwood, Spender

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McCloy, Helen.

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Moorhouse, Geoffrey

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Russell, Thomas, 1941-....

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Epithet: of Add MS 37875 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000244.0x000237 Epithet: of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000244.0x00023c Epithet: Rood-priest of Ashbourne, 'Sir' British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000978.0x00029a Epithet: alia...

Newton, Harold William.

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Camus, Albert, 1913-1960

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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...

Maugham, Somerset

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Bone, David W. (David William), 1874-1959

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Pope, Alexander, 1849-1924

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Epithet: of Stowe MS 180 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000491.0x000157 Epithet: of Add MS 40804 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000491.0x000152 Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744), poet, was the son of a Roman Catholic linen-draper from London. As a boy, Pope suffered from ill health, which affected his growth and norm...

Barlow, T. D.

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Forster, Leonard (ed.)

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Warner, Denis, 1917-2012

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Journalist and author. Warner's journalistic career included South East Asian correspondent for the Reporter and Look and editor of the Asia Pacific Defence Reporter. His published works include The last Confucian, The tide at sunrise, The sacred warrior and Disaster in the Pacific.Who's who in Australia 2001, p. 1820. From the description of Papers of Denis Warner [manuscript]. 1949-1997. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 223047968 ...

Priestley, J.B. (John Boynton), 1894-1984

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J. B. Priestley, playwright. From the description of An inspector calls: typescript, 1994. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122608422 J.B. Priestley, playwright; David Mamet, adapter, not credited here. From the description of Dangerous corner : typescript, 1996, January 4. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122626156 English author J.B. Priestley had a long and prolific career writing in numerous genres, and achieved critical a...

Doughty, Charles Montagu, 1843-1926

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English poet, writer, traveler. From the description of Charles Montagu Doughty letter to Robert N. Green-Armytage [manuscript], no year May 24. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 648020190 English poet and traveller. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Sandscombe, Tonbridge, to Sir Sydney Cockerell, [1922] Aug. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270527603 ...

Harrison, G. B. (ed.)

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Cadoux, C. J.

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Thompson, Paul W.

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Collins, Norman

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Hoggart, Richard, 1918-....

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The collection comprises a substantial part of the personal and working papers, manuscripts and associated correspondence relating to the life and work of Richard Hoggart, university teacher and professor of English literature and cultural studies, academic administrator, writer, broadcaster, literary critic, cultural analyst and international civil servant, whose work has spanned the second half of the twentieth century and continued into the early years of the twenty-first. ...

Williams, Charles

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Epithet: journalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000976.0x0001cb Epithet: Principal of Jesus College, Oxford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000212.0x0002e9 ...

Haslett, A. W. (ed.)

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Bates, H.E. (Herbert Ernest), 1905-1974

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Resident of Kent, England. From the description of Letters, 1930-1968. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 34122419 Bates was an English writer and novelist. From the description of [Letters to] Miss. Heilburn / H. E. Bates. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 156913081 English author. From the description of In view of the fact that ... : [n.p.] : autograph manuscript signed of the short story, 1926? Mar. 6 [in a publisher's note...

White, Archie

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McKenna, Stephen, 1888-1967

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English novelist Stephen McKenna (1888-1967) published forty-seven novels and six nonfiction books during his lifetime. Most of his fiction focuses on English upper-class society drama interwoven with themes of politics and morality. Of Irish heritage, McKenna was born February 27, 1888, in Beckenhem, Kent, England. McKenna's uncle, Reginald McKenna (1863-1943) was a politician, banker, and Chancellor of the Exchequer under Prime Minister Her...

Hyde, H. Montgomery (Harford Montgomery), 1907-1989

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Irish lawyer, Lt. Colonel in the British Army Intelligence Corps., professor of history and political science, and writer. From the description of H. Montgomery Hyde Collection, 1897-1971. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122385668 Harford Montgomery Hyde was born in Belfast, Ireland, in 1907. His parents were James Johnstone Hyde, a linen merchant, and Isobel G. Montgomery, a distant cousin of H...

Adam, L.

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Fearnsides, W. G. ; Bulman, O. M. B.

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Weatherby, William J.

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Burns, Randy

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Epithet: of Add MS 12115 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001030.0x0001f3 Epithet: Reverend; of Paisley British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001030.0x0001f5 ...

Blackwood, Algernon, 1869-1951

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Blackwood was an American author. From the description of Autograph, 1914. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79137494 English author. From the description of Typed letters signed (2) : London, to Tom Turner, 1949 Jan 3 and 1949 Mar. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270881469 English novelist and short-story writer. From the description of Letters, 1925 May 27 and 1926 Nov. 11. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas...

Eliot, T.S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965

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American poet and critic. From the description of Letter to Walter Elder, Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio [manuscript], 1946 July 1. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647823193 English poet, playwright, critic, editor, and publisher. From the description of Letters, 1950 Mar. 10 and 1958 Nov. 14, London [England], to M[ary] Elis[!]abeth Barber, London [England]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34364335 Revolutionary American born ...

Jones, Gwyn (ed.)

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Mead, Margaret

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Macbeth, George (ed.)

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Frome, David

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Piper, David (ed.)

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Mutton, Frederick C.

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Whitelock, Dorothy

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Horrabin, J. F. ; Gregory, James S.

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Herbert, A.P. (Alan Patrick), 1890-1971

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English writer and politician. From the description of The secret battle : Hammersmith : autograph manuscript signed, 1918 Aug. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270483603 Epithet: Knight.; author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000297.0x0002f0 ...

Wolfe, Thomas, 1900-1938

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Bernstein met Thomas Wolfe in 1925 on a voyage between Europe and New York. Wolfe and Bernstein, the wife of a prominent New York stock broker and 18 years older than Wolfe, became lovers in Oct. 1925 and remained so for the next five years. Wolfe's 1929 novel, Look Homeward Angel, was dedicated to Bernstein. From the description of [Account of a fire / Thomas Wolfe] (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 492206991 Thomas Clayton Wolfe was born October 3, 1900 in Asheville, No...

Amis, Kingsley

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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...

Skelton, Robin (ed.)

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Lorenz, Konrad

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Miller, Merle

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Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951

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Sinclair Lewis (b. Feb. 7, 1885, Sauk Centre, MN–d. January 10, 1951, Rome, Italy) was an American novelist, short-story writer, and playwright. He was the first American to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1930. ...

Wedgwood, Josiah C. (Josiah Clement), 1872-1943

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Josiah Clement Wedgwood (1872-1943), Member of Parliament for Newcastle-under-Lyme, 1906-1942, and Lieutenant Commander, RNVR (Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve) and RNAS (Royal Naval Air Service), served on the Western Front, the Dardenelles and East Africa, 1914-1916, before serving on the Mesopotamia Commission in 1916, as Assistant Director, Trench Warfare, in 1917 and in Siberia in 1918. He was awarded the DSO (Distinguished Service Order) and twice mentioned in despatches. From the...

Caird, G. B.

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Paul, Elliot

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Sackville-West, V. (Victoria), 1892-1962

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Victoria Sackville-West (1892-1962), English poet, novelist, and author of books on gardening, known for her association with the Bloomsbury group and the gardens she designed at Sissinghurst Castle. From the description of Passenger to Teheran, 1926. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702191711 From the description of Victoria Sackville-West writings and commonplace book, 1910-1961. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702184003 Vita Sackville-West was an English novelist, p...

Symons, A.J.A. (Alphonse James Albert), 1900-1941

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tb1jq4 (person)

Alphonse James Albert Symons was born in a suburb of London and privately educated, until apprenticed to a furrier at age fourteen. With little experience in the book trade, he founded the First Editions Club, and soon published a bibliography of William Butler Yeats. An avid collector, he was editor of the Book-Collector's Quarterly, establishing himself as an authority on literature of the 1890s with essays and lectures. He wrote several biographies, notably The Quest for Corvo, an innovative ...

Stephens, Ian

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Davidson, Angus

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Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822

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Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822), poet, was born at Field Place, Warnham, on 4 August 1792, and attended the Sion House academy at Brentford, and then Eton. He entered University College, Oxford, in 1810, but was sent down the following year after writing the pamphlet The necessity of atheism . He eloped to Scotland with Harriet Westbrook, whom he married in Edinburgh in 1811. Shelley spent 1812 in Ireland, addressing meetings and writing pamphlets. In 1814 he left his wife and fled to the conti...

Morehead, Albert H. (Albert Hodges), 1909-1966

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Houot, Georges; Willm, Pierre

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Cannan, Joanna, 1896-1961

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Pye, David

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Illing, R.

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Starkie, Walter

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Pringle, J. M. D.

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Cunliffe, Marcus

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Paton, Alan

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Jones, Jack

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Jack Jones was born in Trealaw, Mid Rhondda in 1898. He passed a scholarship to Pentre Grammar School but in 1912 commenced employment in Cambrian Collieries. He was a founder member of the Communist Party in 1920. In about 1923-1924 Jack won the South Wales Miners' Federation Scholarship to the Central Labour College (London). However, in 1926 he was imprisoned in Cardiff Jail along with Lewis Jones during the Coal Strike for selling the 'Daily Worker' on private (colliery) premise...

Hart, Peggy M.

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Hewlett, Maurice, 1861-1923

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Maurice Henry Hewlett was an English novelist and poet. He was born in Surrey and entered the family law practice in 1878, later called to the bar by the Inner Temple in 1890. He gave up law to concentrate on writing after the success of his first novel, The forest lovers, in 1898. This was followed by other novels and later poems and essays. From the description of Maurice Hewlett letters, 1900-1922. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 60525772 Ma...

Lewis, Wyndham, 1882-1957

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Wyndham Lewis was an artist, novelist, and critic, who was born in Canada but lived for many years in England. He was a leader of the Vorticist movement. From the guide to the Wyndham Lewis collection, 1877-1975, (Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library) English author and painter. From the description of Letters, 1921-1934. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233126882 Author and artist Wyndham Lewis was b...

Palmer, W.T.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6pq1f75 (person)

Temple, William, 1881-1944

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w63207jh (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 32094 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001241.0x0000c3 Epithet: alias `Franciscus Mildapettus', Provost of Trinity College Dublin British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000386.0x000270 Epithet: Hon; KCB; Minister at Naples British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/8...

Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970

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American novelist. From the description of One Man's Initiation, 1917, 1968-1969. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63937079 American author, From the description of State of the nation [manuscript], 1944. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647807708 American author. From the description of Screenplay by John Dos Passos [manuscript], 1934 October 15. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647830975 F...

Halevy, Elie

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Vaillant, G. C.

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Hinde, Thomas

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Epithet: Merchant, of Liverpool British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000626.0x000350 ...

Szobel, Geza

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Rochefoucauld, La

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Gamow, George, 1904-1968

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George Gamow: physicist, astronomer, and author. Born Georgii Antonovič Gamov. Barbara Merrihew Perkins: editor and translator. From the description of George Gamow and Barbara Gamow papers, 1915-1975 (bulk 1950-1975). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981157 Russian-born American physicist, early advocate of the "Big Bang" theory of the origin of the universe. Professor of Physics at George Washington University, 1934-1956. While a student at the Institute of Theoretical Ph...

Truscot, Bruce.

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Wallis, J. H.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6vr59jz (person)

Eysenck, H. J.

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Elvin, Lionel, 1905-....

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Grigoriev, S. L.

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Lee, Laurie

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Legum, Colin

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Huxley, Julian; Haddon, A. C.

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Gorky, Maksim, 1868-1936

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Russian author. From the description of Autograph letter (incomplete at end and lacking signature) : [n.p.], to Walter Mett, 1922 Jan. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269563164 Russian novelist. From the description of Maksim Gorky appeal, 1921. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754869098 Author. From the description of Papers of Maksim Gorky, 1922-1936. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454921 880-11 Russkiĭ...

Hastings, Lewis

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Wollheim, Richard, 1923-2003

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Richard Arthur Wollheim was born in London on May 5, 1923. He was educated at Balliol College, Oxford University. He taught philosopy at University College, London from 1949-1982. He also taught at Columbia University from 1982-1985, and at U.C. Berkeley from 1985 until his death on November 4, 2003. He held a chair in philosophy and humanities at U.C. Davis from 1989-1996. His areas of interest were painting, aesthetics, psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud, Melanie Klein and the philosophy of art. Am...

Hayes, Alfred

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6z72x53 (person)

Queen, Ellery.

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Ellery Queen is a pseudonym for the writing team of Frederic Dannay (1905-1982) and Manfred B. Lee (1905-1971). Dannay and Lee were cousins who entered a writing contest co-sponsored by McClure's Magazine and Lippincott's publishing house, and formed the joint venture of Ellery Queen. Although they did not win the contest, the cousins were rewarded with a book publication deal. Between 1928 and 1971, "Ellery Queen" wrote radio shows, a monthly magazine, a weekly newspaper series, novels, and tel...

Frost, Robert, 1874-1963

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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...

Wakeman, Frederic, 1909-1998

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Jackson, W. Eric

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Cain, James M.

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Ernst, Morris L. (Morris Leopold), 1888-1976

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Contains some correspondence to Dreiser from Ernst's wife, Margaret Ernst. From the description of Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1928-1937. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155898781 Lawyer. From the description of Papers, 1948-1950. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 162204529 From the description of Reminiscences of Morris Leopold Ernst : oral history, 1965. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat...

Holland, A. K.

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Allen, W. E. D. ; Muratoff, Paul

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Norman, J.R. (John Roxborough), 1898-1944

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Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900

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Irish writer, poet, and playwright. From the description of Collection, 1851-1957 (bulk 1877-1957). (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122625016 Irish poet, dramatist and novelist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to W.E. Henley, 1889 Jul. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270587810 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Leonard Smithers, ca. 1900 ...

Webster, T.B.L.

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Hood, Peter, 1905-

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Weber, ...

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Rees, Dilwyn (Daniel, Glyn E.)

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Whitfield, John Humphreys.

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John Humphreys Whitfield, 1906-1995; Serena Professor of Italian Language and Literature at University of Birmingham, 1947-1970. Reference: Deposit file. For further reading about the University of Birmingham see: Eric Ives, Diane Drummond, Leonard Schwarz The First Civic University: Birmingham 1880-1980 An Introductory History (The University of University of Birmingham Press. 2000). From the guide to the University of Birmingham Staff Papers: Pa...

Cecil, David

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Williams, L. N. ; Williams, N.

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Armstrong, Charlotte

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Keats, John

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Beattie, William (ed.)

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Moorehead, Alan, 1910-1983

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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 ...

Shaw, Charles Bunsen, 1894-1962

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Mottram, R. H.

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Parker, Dorothy, 1893-1967

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Author; interviewee married Alan Campbell. From the description of Reminiscences of Dorothy Rothschild Parker : oral history, 1959. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 86158240 Dorothy Parker was born in West End, New Jersey, in an upper-middle-class family of mixed heritage. Estranged from her parents due to her dislike of her strict, devout stepmother, she read voraciously and wrote verse. Seeking a career in literature, she worked for Vogue,...

Roper, J. I

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Alvarez, A. (ed.)

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Gibbings, Robert, 1889-1958

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Robert Gibbings (1889-1958) was an Irish author and artist best known for his wood engravings. He bought and ran the Golden Cockerel Press in Berkshire, England from 1924-1933, when the stresses of the Great Depression forced him to sell the press. During and after World War II he wrote and illustrated several books on the landscape and natural history of various rivers (among them, 'Sweet Thames Run Softly', 'Going Down the Seine' and 'Lovely is the Lee') which resonated with readers concerned ...

Crammer, J. L. (ed.)

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Mortimer, Raymond, 1895-1980

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Raymond Mortimer, English author and literary critic, was literary editor (1935-1947) of the NEW STATESMAN. From the description of Raymond Mortimer letters to Edward Sackville-West, 1925-1963. (Princeton University Library). WorldCat record id: 81643059 Mortimer was an English literary and art critic and editor. He was the literary critic for the "New Stateman" from 1935 to 1947, and later was the principal reviewer for the London "Sunday Times." From the descri...

Stern, G. B.

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Dawood, N. J. (translat. and introd.)

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Schulberg, Budd

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Schulberg was a New York-born novelist, reared in Hollywood, who also wrote for the film and stage. He died in 2009 at the age of 95. From the description of Budd Schulberg papers, 1936-1967. (Princeton University Library). WorldCat record id: 609703260 American writer. From the description of The disenchanted (galley proof), 1950 [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647823236 ...

Venables, Bernard

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Jones, Elwyn

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Scott, Sir Harold

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Russell, Gordon, 1969-....

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Vigilantes (Zilliacus, K.)

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Machen, Arthur, 1863-1947

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Welsh novelist and essayist, a forerunner of 20th century Gothic science fiction. From the description of Eleusinia / by a former member of H. C. S. 1881. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122598531 From the guide to the Eleusinia, 1881, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) Machen was a Welsh writer of tales, mystical, romantic, and macabre. From the description of Introduction to Lady Benson's Memoirs : manuscript, 1926. (Peking University Library). WorldCat...

Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956

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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...

Du Maurier, Daphne

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Bush, Raymond.

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Warner, Oliver

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Public official of Massachusetts. From the description of Oliver Warner commission, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982808 ...

Fuller, Roy

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Norman, James, 1970-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6f57s50 (person)

Epithet: of Bromley Kent British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001150.0x0001d4 Epithet: of Londonderry British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000216.0x000366 ...

Bonnamy, Francis

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Tchehov, Anton

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Obolensky, Dimitri (ed.)

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Duff, S. Grant

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Bridge, Ann, 1889-1974

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6z332vq (person)

British novelist. From the description of Papers, 1815-1973, (bulk 1905-1973). (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122453155 ...

Cohen, J. M.

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Stafford-Clark, David

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Onions, Oliver, 1873-1961

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Author. From the description of Papers, 1905-1911. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 28084787 The British writer George Oliver Onions was born November 13, 1872, in Bradford, England; he died April 9, 1961. After studying art at the National Arts Training Schools (now the Royal Academy) in London, and then in Paris, Onions began his career as a commercial artist. Onions legally changed his name to George Oliver in 1918, but continued to publish ghost sto...

Webb, Kaye; Searle, Ronald

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Wordsworth, William

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w64v75vm (person)

Epithet: Principal of Elphinstone College, Bombay; CIE 1887 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000439.0x0002b4 ...

Odets, Clifford, 1906-1963

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6dr2x59 (person)

Playwright; New York, N.Y. From the description of Clifford Odets sketches. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 42743828 Clifford Odets was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1906. He left school at age fourteen and worked as an actor in local New York theater groups and traveling stock companies until 1930. That same year the Group Theatre was formed. As one of the founding members, Odets continued acting, but found new release for his creativity in writing pl...

Wise, Arthur

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Coombes, R. A. H.

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Mitchell, Charles

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6fc5262 (person)

Epithet: M D British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000474.0x000375 Epithet: MD, Surgeon RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000474.0x000376 Epithet: Turnkey to French Prison at Plymouth British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_1000000...

Marco Polo

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Bonett, John and Emery

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Hopkins, Gerald Manley

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Irwin, Margaret, 1889-1969

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Fauconnier, Henry

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Schubert, ...

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Bramah, Ernest

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w69h7w06 (person)

Taylor, Geoffrey (Geoffrey Richard)

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wn3ncc (person)

Mann, Ida; Pirie, Antoinette

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Johnston, Arnrid, 1895-1972

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Bonhamn-Carter, Victor

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Curtis, James, 1953-

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Chevallier, Gabriel, 1895-1969

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Schonfield, Hugh J. (Hugh Joseph), 1901-1988

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English author, editor, and translator; well known in the world of Biblical studies; d. 1988. From the description of Hugh Schonfield collection, 1890-1993. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70968740 ...

Galbraith, Winifred.

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Sharp, Thomas

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Epithet: antiquary of Coventry British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000296.0x0002fc Epithet: Reverend; of Leeds British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000878.0x000006 Epithet: of the Manchester Chamber of Commerce British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000878.0x000004 ...

Malraux, Andre

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Plomer, William

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Sagan, Francoise

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Dunkerley, Roderic.

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Edwards, I. E. S.

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Bishop of Chichester, The (Bell, G. K. A.)

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Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941

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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...

Pevsner, Nikolaus, 1902-1983

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German-born art and architectural historian, editor and professor, Nikolaus Pevsner was a scholar of European architecture, 19th and 20th century design, Italian Baroque painting and German sculpture. He worked with the Dresden Gallery from 1924 to 1928 and taught at Göttingen before emigrating to England in 1933. He subsequently taught at Birkbeck College and the Courtauld Institute, and lectured as Slade Professor of Art at Cambridge and Oxford. He was a member of the editorial board of the A...

Seward, Georgene H. (Georgene Hoffman), 1902-1992

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Professor of psychology, University of Southern California. From the description of Correspondence with Margaret Naumburg, 1958. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 122543754 ...

Bede, Rita.

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Vonnegut, Kurt, Jr.

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Golding, William, active 17th century

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Epithet: brother of A Golding British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000622.0x000116 ...

Ford, Boris (ed.)

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Dryden, John

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Epithet: of Add MS 23904 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000575.0x00035a Epithet: of Add MS 38671 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000575.0x000360 Epithet: of Add MS 12112 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000575.0x000358 Epithet: of Add MS 3986...

Duggan, Alfred

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Martienssen, Anthony

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Nabarro, Derrick

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Bell, Lady (ed.)

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Cary, Joyce, 1888-1957

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Joyce Cary was a British author, best known as a novelist. Born in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, and raised in England, Cary was a sickly youth who showed a talent for writing and painting; he studied art, but questioned his ability and quit to attend Trinity College, Oxford, instead. He served with the Red Cross during the Balkan War, and joined the Nigerian Political Service, spending his spare time reading and writing. He found initial success with short fiction, and as he began to write nov...

Hollowood, Bernard, 1910-1981

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Epithet: editor of 'Punch' British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001027.0x00030a ...

Paris, John

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Epithet: bookseller of Cambridge British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000862.0x0003e7 ...

Abraham, James Johnston

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Herodotus

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London, Jack (John L.)

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Brown, J. A. C. (James Alexander Campbell), 1911-1964

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Sullivan, J.W.N. (John William Navin), 1886-1937

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Carr, E. H.

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Laski, Harold J.

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de Monfreid, Henry

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Williams, Iolo A.

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Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989

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Georges Simenon (1903-1989) was a Belgian writer who published nearly 200 novels and numerous short stories. He is best known as the creator of the fictional detective Jules Maigret. William Jovanovich was an American publisher and president of Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, responsible for supporting and publishing a number of important 20th century writers including Eudora Welty, Mary McCarthy, and Umberto Eco. From the guide to the Georges Simenon correspondence with William Jovanovic...

Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968

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American novelist, short story writer and playwright. From the description of Letters, 1912-1957. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122415400 American fiction writer and playwright. From the description of Typed letter signed : Stepney Depot, Conn., to Edward Wagenknecht, 1944 Oct. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270868073 Author. From the description of Edna Ferber letter, 1921. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450230 Author of popu...

Penguin Books

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Rice, David Talbot, 1903-1972

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Epithet: Byzantine scholar British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001129.0x00018b ...

White, T.H. (Terence Hanbury), 1906-1964

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English novelist. From the description of Notes on Ernest Hemingway and on his For whom the bell tolls, [1941?]. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122385625 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Doolistown, Trim, Co. Meath, to Sir Sydney Cockerell, 1945 Sept. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270587424 Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Perso...

Daninos, Pierre

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Mendelssohn, Moses, 1729-1786

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James, Philip

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Philip James, (1890-1975), American composer of choral and orchestral music, was born on May 17, 1890 in Jersey City, N.J., to a Welsh father and German mother. At an early age, he began piano, violin, and theory lessons, and served as choirboy in several New Jersey churches. He was deeply involved in the liturgy and music of the Episcopal Church and composed his first hymn at the age of ten. From 1904 to 1909 he studied organ with J. Warren Andrews and in 1907 began advanced harmon...

Levi, Carlo

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Epithet: Italian writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000210.0x00004e ...

Traver, Robert (Voelker, John D.)

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Strachey, Lytton, 1880-1932

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Lytton Strachey was born to an upper-middle class family in London, and educated at Cambridge, where he was part of the rebellious Apostles, a precursor to the Bloomsbury Group. Strachey became an essayist and literary critic; he also wrote poetry, but is best remembered as a biographer. Although he wrote some conventional biographies, his best work was Eminent Victorians, a collection of biographical essays that relied on Strachey's trademark psychological insight rather than exhaustive researc...

Woolf, Leonard, 1880-1969

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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...

Young, Francis Brett, 1884-1954

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Frances Brett Young, novelist, short-story writer and poet, born in Halesowen. His father was a doctor and his mother also came from a medical family so it was natural that Francis trained at Birmingham University to become a physician. He started practice at Brixham, Devon, in 1907 and married the following year. His wife was a singer and he accompanied her as well as setting poems to music for her. During the First World War he saw service in Africa in the Medical Corps but was in...

Dalton, Hugh Dalton, Baron, 1887-1962

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John Edward Hugh Neale Dalton, 1887-1962, was educated at Eton and King's College, Cambridge. He won the Winchester Reading Prize at Cambridge in 1909 and the Hutchinson Research studentship at LSE 1911-1913. He became a Barrister-at-law in 1914, and it was also in this year that he married Ruth Fox. During World War I, Dalton served in the RASC and the Royal Artillery in France and Italy, and was attached to the Ministry of Labour for special investigations in 1919. After the war he returned to...

Chopping, Richard

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Harland, Henry

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Epithet: novelist and journal editor British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001039.0x000149 Epithet: of Woburn British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000132.0x00024a ...

Houghton, Claude

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Bowen, Marjorie

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Street, A. G.

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Hodge, Harry, ....-1947

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Commager, Henry Steele

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Epithet: Professor US historian British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x000061 ...

Tomlinson, R. R.

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Ure, Peter (ed.)

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Gibbs, F. W. (Frederick William)

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Auden, W. H.

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Haskell, Arnold

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Silone, Ignazio, 1900-1978

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Pseudonym of Secondo Tranquilli; born in Pescina dei Marsi, Italy 1900, died in Geneva 1978; writer; secretary of the Abruzzi farm labourers' union in 1917; convicted for organizing antiwar demonstrations; joined the Partito Socialista Italiano (PSI) in 1918; leader in the Federazione Italiana Giovanile Socialista; editor of the Avanguardia Socialista; member of the Executive of the Communist Youth International; joined the Partito Comunista Italiano (PCI) in Livorno in 1921; PCI delegate at the...

Cooper, William

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Epithet: Bookseller, of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000445.0x000296 Epithet: of Sloane MS 3452 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000445.0x00029c Epithet: plate-glass manufacturer to the Queen British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000445.0x00029d ...

Wood, Ernest

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Arnold, Matthew, 1822-1888

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Matthew Arnold's reflective, urbane poetry and novels thoughtfully express the social issues and religious confusion of Victorian England. He worked as a school inspector, and his belief in liberal education is a theme in his poetry and essays. From the description of Matthew Arnold letters, 1875-1886. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 50209290 British poet. From the description of Letter to Mr. Williams [manuscript], n.y. March 21. (...

Drever, James

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Van Der Post, Laurent

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

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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...

Lippmann, Walter, 1899-1974

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Epithet: American political commentator British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x000062 ...

Horsefield, J. Keith (John Keith), 1901-1997

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Benet, Stephen Vincent

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Ward, Barbara

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Hughes, Richard

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Epithet: of Add MS 14888 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001031.0x000026 Epithet: brewer, of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001031.0x000020 Epithet: Captain, RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001031.0x000023 Epithet: Navy Commissione...

Racine, Jean, 1946-....

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Epithet: dramatist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000799.0x0003e4 Epithet: of Add MS 37232 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001197.0x0003be ...

Hostler, Phyllis

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Woldege, Brian (ed.)

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Sen, Kshitimohan

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Knox, Ronald Arbuthnott, 1888-1957

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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...

Jarrell, Randall, 1914-1965

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Randall Jarrell was an American literary critic, poet, children's literature writer, and translator. From the description of Randall Jarrell collection of papers, 1914-1969 bulk (1927-1967). (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122517261 From the guide to the Randall Jarrell collection of papers, 1914-1969, 1927-1967, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Randall Jarrell was an American po...

Hastings, Macdonald

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Krylaov, Ivan Pares, Bernard translat.

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Leavis, F. R.

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Gourdie, Tom

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Robertson, Alec (ed.)

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Greene, Graham

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Curnow, Allen (ed.)

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Kariuki, Josiah Mwangi

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Culbertson, Ely, 1891-1955

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Waugh, Evelyn, 1903-1966

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English novelist and travel writer. From the description of Evelyn Waugh Collection, 1843-1994 (bulk 1910-1966). (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122492298 Evelyn Arthur St. John Waugh (1903-1966) ranks as one of the outstanding satiric novelists of the 20th century. Hilariously savage wit and complete command of the English language were hallmarks of his style. He was born in London on Oct. 28, 1903, the son...

Miller, Henry.

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Biography Henry Valentine Miller was born on December 26, 1891, in the Yorkville section of New York City to Heinrich Miller and Louise Marie Nieting, second generation Americans of German ancestry. He was raised in Brooklyn where the family moved after his first year. After graduating from high school in 1909, Miller entered City College of New York, but, unable to comform to the academic routine, left after only two months. Over the next te...

Donne, John

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Epithet: Mayor of Lyme Regis British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000508.0x00012e Epithet: senior, of Teynham British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000508.0x00012f John Donne (1572-1631), poet and divine, was educated privately and at Hart Hall, Oxford, and was admitted to Lincoln's Inn in 1592. He was ordained priest and deacon in 1615,...

Hodge, James H.

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Richmond, Anthony H., 1925-....

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Ward, Maisie, 1889-1975

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White, Patrick

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Patrick White was a major merchant in Petersburg, Va. From at least August, 1791 through July, 1794, White was in partnership with Conway Whittle of Norfolk, specializing in the trade in grain and flour, but dabbling as well in corn, bread, tobacco, sugar, rum, nails, iron, Irish linen, hemp, and a profusion of other goods that came to hand. In 1794, White, Whittle & Co. dissolved when Whittle established Conway Whittle & Co., in Norfolk. Patrick White continued in trade as ...

Nicol, Hugh, 1898-

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Dickens, Charles

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Mr. Dickens is a farmer and machinery dealer in Savannah, N.Y. From the description of Charles Dickens oral history, 1968. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63934414 ...

Bush, Christopher, 1968-

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Cave, C. J. P. (Charles John Philip), 1871-

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Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848

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Emily Bronte was a British poet and novelist. Born on July 30, 1818, she began writing poetry at the age of eighteen and continued throughout her life although the poems were not intended for publication. Her only novel, Wuthering Heights, was published in 1847. From the guide to the Emily Brontë collection of papers, 1832-1848, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Emily Jane Brontë (b. July 30, 1818, Thorn...

Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur

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Duncan-Jones, Austin, 1908-1967

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Laski, Marghanita

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Fox, H. Munro

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Lack, David, 1910-1973

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National Research Council Committee

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Atkinson, William C.

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Blake, Nicholas, 1904-1972

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Jacobs, Arthur

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Hulten, Bertil

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Ferguson, Rachel, 1893-

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Rachel Ferguson was a British author and humorist known for her witty take on Victorian domestic comedy. Trained as an actress, she left the stage and worked in a hospital in World War I. She became drama critic for the Sunday Chronicle, and drew praise for her own play parodies. She was a major contributor to Punch, displaying a wit and charm that later transferred successfully to her novels. She was also active in social reform, notably women's movements. From the description of Ra...

Collis, Maurice

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Epithet: land-surveyor to Trinity College, Dublin British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000367.0x00000b ...

Smith, Emma

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Epithet: niece of Sir T Smith British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001199.0x000334 Epithet: of York British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001199.0x000335 ...

Ashton-Warner, Sylvia

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New Zealand author, poet, and teacher; b. 1908; d. 1984. From the description of Sylvia Ashton-Warner collection, 1929-1972. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70978841 ...

Eddington, Sir Arthur

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Vickers, Roy

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Bedford, Sybille, 1911-2006

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German born English writer and journalist. From the description of Sybille Bedford Papers, 1914-2001 (bulk 1940s-1980s). (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122481640 Sybille Bedford was born in 1911 at Charlottenburg, Germany, to Maximilian von Schoenebeck and Elizabeth Bernard. Her parents divorced in 1918 and her mother moved to Italy, but Bedford remained with her father in the southern German v...

Kendrick, Baynard H.

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Thompson, Edward

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Epithet: Minister of Charlotte Chapel, Pimlico British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001344.0x0000a1 Epithet: Commissioner of Revenues, Ireland British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001344.0x0000a0 Epithet: Captain British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001344.0x00009c ...

Blom, Eric (ed.)

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Goad, Harold

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Eberhart, M. G.

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Gearon, John

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O'Faolain, Sean (Whelan, John)

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Walker, Kenneth

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Wint, Guy, 1910-1969

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Descartes

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Rice, Tamara Talbot

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Tamara Borisovna Talbot Rice (ne Abel'son; 1904-1993) was an art historian and a member of the post-revolutionary Russian migr community in Great Britain From the guide to the Tamara Talbot Rice papers, 1897-1996, (GB 206 Leeds University Library) ...

Skibulits, Anne; Hutton, Clarke

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James, Dr. M. R.

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Burgh, W. G. de

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Maas, Carl

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Cloete, Stuart

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Cherry-Garrard, Apsley, 1886-1959

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A. Cherry-Garrard, 1886-1959, was the assistant zoologist on the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913, led by Captain R. F. Scott. From the description of Scientific notes [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225809723 ...

Gerbault, Alain

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Beauvoir, Simone de, 1908-1986.

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Lafitte, F.

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Walmsley, Leo, 1892-

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Bertram, Anthony

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Saroyan, William, 1908-1981

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Frances Ring was Editor at WESTWAYS in Los Angeles. From the description of Letters (and manuscripts and photos) to Frances Ring, 1970-1980. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754863419 Goldie Weisberg was a fellow writer whose work Saroyan had discovered in a literary magzine. Saroyan initiated the correspondence, which focuses on their respective reading, writing, and work lives. From the description of Correspondence with Goldie Weisberg, 1930-1938. (Unknown). Wor...

Alvarez, A., ingénieur agronome

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Reid, Forrest, 1875-1947

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English novelist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Belfast, to Edward Wagenknecht, 1939 Jan. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270865097 Northern Irish novelist Forrest Reid was also a biographer, critic, essayist, and translator. Born on June 24, 1875 (or 1876 according to some sources), in Belfast, Ireland, Forrest Reid was a founding member of the Irish Academy of Letters. Reid's last orig...

Carter, F. W. P.

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Cohen, J. M. (ed.)

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Hardy, A.C. (Alfred Cecil), 1898-

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Epstein, Isidore

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Sackville-West, Edward, Hon., 1901-1965

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English novelist. Sackville-West wrote light, witty novels. He also published a book of critical essays. From the description of Edward Sackville-West letters, 1928-1962. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 33218455 ...

Clark, C.

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Hodge, James H. S.

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Marcuse, F. L. (Frederick L.)

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de Tocqueville, Alexis

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O'Flaherty, Liam

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Hadek, Jaroslav

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Pendle, George

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Smith, Malcolm, 1938-

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Epithet: singer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000210.0x0000a7 ...

Harris, Rex

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Rolph, G. H.

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Smith, A. Croxton (Arthur Croxton), 1865-1952

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Birkett, Lord

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Welch, Denton.

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Maurice Denton Welch (1915-1948) was an English writer and painter. From the guide to the Denton Welch Typescript, undated, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) Denton Welch (1915-1948), novelist and artist, was born in Shanghai, China, on 29 March 1915, the youngest of the three sons of Arthur Welch (d1942), a partner in the trading firm of Wattie & Co, and his American wife, Rosalind Bassett (d1926). The family was well-off,...

Fletcher, C. M. et al

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Moore, George

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Epithet: of Hinxton, near Cambridge British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000678.0x000289 Epithet: of Lambeth British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000678.0x00028a Epithet: Captain HEIC Navy British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000678.0x000284 Epithet: mercha...

Gilmour, John Scott Lennox, 1906-

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Kalmus, H.

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Barlow, James, 1921-

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Thoene, Peter

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Faulkner, William

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Epithet: trade union official British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000981.0x00008c From the guide to the William Faulkner papers, 1925-1973, 1931-1973, (Literature and Rare Books) ...

Low

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Daly, Elizabeth

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Broster, D. K. (Dorothy Kathleen)

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Field, Joanna

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Shalimar (Hendry, F. C.)

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Plumb, J.H. (John Harold), 1911-2001

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Woollcott, Alexander, 1887-1943

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Woollcott, American critic, member of the Algonquin Round Table, and the inspiration for the character of Sheridan Whiteside in the play The Man Who Came to Dinner by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart. From the description of [Letters, 1929-1940] / Alexander Woollcott. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 491398373 American drama critic, journalist, playwright, essayist, and actor. From the description of Alexander Woollcott collection, 1921-[194-]. (Boston Univers...

Forester, C.S. (Cecil Scott), 1899-1966.

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C.S. Forester (1899-1966) was an author and historian best known for his tales of seafaring life. His most famous works are the 11-volume Horatio Hornblower series, set during the era of the Napoleonic Wars, and the novel The African Queen, adapted into a film by John Huston in 1951. Born in Cairo to British parents and educated in England, Forester settled in California at the end of World War II, where he lived until his death. From the description of C.S. Forester papers, 1940-196...

Pearson, Hesketh, 1887-1964

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English author of biographies, short stories, plays, and travel writing. From the description of Hesketh Pearson Papers, 1789-2001 (bulk 1921-1964). (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122481627 Biographer of Oscar Wilde. From the description of Letters : concerning Oscar Wilde, [1882]-1945 (bulk 1943-1945). (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122316949 Hesketh...

Murray, Peter and Linda

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Hare, Cyril

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Savage, George, 1909-....

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Per note in collection: George Savage was a pioneer timberman of the Washington Territory. From the guide to the George Savage scrapbook, circa 1886-1910, (Oregon Historical Society Research Library) Epithet: of co. Derby, clerk British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000615.0x00001c Epithet: Vicar of Kingston-on Thames British Library Archives and...

Warner, Rex

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Author, translator and professor of English, Rex Warner was born 9 March 1905, in Birmingham, England, the son of Frederick Ernest (a clergyman) and Kathleen (Luce) Warner . Educated at Wadham College, Oxford (B.A. with honors, 1928), Warner was a member of the British Home Guard from 1942 until 1945. He was employed as a teacher in England and Egypt (1928-1945) and was associated with the control commission in Berlin, Germany (1945) and director of British Institute in Athens, Gree...

Arno, Peter

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Garratt, Arthur (ed.)

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White, Gwen

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Salisbury, E. J.

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Bolitho, William

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Bradford, Ernie

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Willock, Colin

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Dallow, Mark

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Homer, ...

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Raphael, Frederic

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Nicolson, Harold, 1886-1968

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Epithet: writer and diplomatist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001083.0x00010c Sir Harold George Nicolson was born in Teheran and he spent his life in the diplomatic corps at posts in Berlin, Teheran, Constantinople, and Madrid. At the end of his diplomatic career Nicolson pursued a career in journalism and politics, during which time he served as a member of the National Liberal Party in Parliment. ...

Taylor, Gerald

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Hornung, E.W. (Ernest William), 1866-1921

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Ernest William (Willie) Hornung (1866-1921) was born on 7 June 1866, the son of John Peter Hornung, a Hungarian, who had settled in Middlesbrough. E. W. Hornung's education began at Dame School, the life at which is portrayed in his book 'Young Blood'. From there he proceded to St Ninian's, Moffat. He was one of the nine boys with which the school was opened at Easter 1879 by A. J. C. Dowding and Rev W. H. Churchill. In 1880 Hornung went to Uppingham whilst the famous Edward Thring ...

Xenophon

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Epithet: scribe British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000574.0x000144 Epithet: Ephesius British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000574.0x000142 ...

Hart, B. H. Liddell

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Cellini, Benvenuto, 1500-1571

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Italian goldsmith and sculptor. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [Florence] to the Majordomo of His Excellency [Pier Francesco Ricci], 1549 Dec. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 430352886 From the description of Conto delle spece ... di Perseo : [Florence], after 1549 Sept. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 430350361 ...

Beresford, J. D.

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Robbins, Michael

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Crane, Frances

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Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906

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Epithet: dramatist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000765.0x0002bc Henrik Ibsen, playwright. W.L. Turner, translator. From the description of Rosmersholm: typescript, 1998. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122430738 Playwright. From the description of A doll home : playscript, 1879. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454948 Norwegian poet and dramatist. ...

Hebrard, Frederique

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Read, Herbert, 1893-1968

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Sir Herbert Edward Read was a poet, art critic and champion of modern art in Britain. He produced approximately 1,150 titles on a broad range of topics. His 80 monographs include: 26 on art and artists; 14 on literary criticism; 13 collections of poetry; 10 on politics, primarily on anarchism; 7 on "belles lettres" and biography; 5 on education, most notably "Education Through Art"; and 5 autobiographies. From the description of Sir Herbert Edward Read fonds. [1918-1965]. (University...

Ward, A.C. (Alfred Charles), 1891-

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Symonds, R. W.

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Montague, C. E.

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Richards, J. M. ; Mock, Elizabeth

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Farrington, Benjamin

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Warner, Sylvia Townsend, 1893-1978

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Sylvia Townsend Warner (1893-1978), the British writer, was the author of novels, short stories, poetry, a biography of T.H. White, and other writings. From the description of Sylvia Townsend Warner letters, 1937-1977. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122687134 Sylvia Townsend Warner was an English novelist, poet, biographer, and translator. From the description of Sylvia Townsend Warner collection of papers, 1922-1978. (New York Public Library). Wo...

Dower, Gandar

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Colette

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Morpurgo, J. E. (ed.)

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Alexander, Peter, 1917-2006

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Epithet: of Add MS 28902 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000987.0x00013b Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000758.0x000169 ...

Socialist Union

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Browning, Robert

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Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur F234 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001394.0x0002d0 Epithet: of Add MS 44408 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000795.0x0000d5 ...

McCullers, Carson, 1917-1967

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Carson McCullers was born in Columbus, Georgia, as Lula Carson Smith on February 19, 1917, the first born of Lamar and Marguerite Waters Smith. Though she moved from the South in 1934 and only returned for visits, most of her writing was inspired by her southern heritage. Her mother felt she had given birth to a genius from the time Carson was very young and always remained her staunchest supporter and strongest ally. When nine years of age, Lula began studying piano and practiced six to eight h...

Fleming, Peter, 1944-

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Peter Fleming was born in 1907. His father, Valentine Fleming, a barrister, was MP for Henley 1910-1917 and was killed in action in 1917. Peter's brother Ian, the creator of James Bond, was born in 1908. Educated at Eton and Christ Church, Oxford, Peter Fleming became literary editor of The Spectator and travelled widely, chiefly as Special Correspondent for The Times, for which he also wrote many Fourth Leaders during the later 1930s. He published popular travel books during this p...

Balzac, Honoré de

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Desroches-Noblecourt, Christiane, 1913-2011

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Brown, Ivor John Carnegie, 1891-1974

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Brown was an English author and journalist. From the description of Letter, 1952. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83722838 Epithet: writer and theatre critic British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x00027b ...

Patti, Ercole, 1903-

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Stokes, H. G.

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Suyin, Han

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Pratt, Fletcher, 1897-1956

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Murray Fletcher Pratt (1897 - 1956) was an American writer of science fiction, fantasy and history, particularly noted for his works on naval history and on the American Civil War. From the description of Note, 1956. (Naval War College). WorldCat record id: 17928870 Fletcher Pratt (1897-1956) was an American military, naval, and science fiction novelist. Born in Buffalo, New York, Pratt is said to have been raised on an Indian reservation. He attended Hobart College for a ye...

Taylor, J. V.

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Crispin, Edmund, 1921-1978

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Macdonald, Betty

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Seltman, Charles Théodore 1886-1957

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Chisholm, Cecil.

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Falkner, John Meade, 1858-1932

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Epithet: of MS Facsimile Suppl. II British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001094.0x00017c ...

Lucey, R. M.

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Massingham, Hugh.

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Perry, W. J. (William James)

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Campbell, Bruce, 1948-

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Dean, Joseph

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Smith, Arthur, 1948-

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Epithet: Curator of Lincoln City Museum British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001199.0x00024b ...

Hancock, W. K.

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Powys, Theodore Francis, 1875-1953

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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...

MacLagan, Eric

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Butler, Samuel

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Epithet: of Kenilworth; of Add MS 42072 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001109.0x00015a Epithet: of Add MS 36711 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001109.0x000157 Samuel Butler (1835-1902), philosophical writer, was educated at Shrewsbury School and St John's College, Cambridge, before he emigrated to New Zealand in 1859. On his...

Merriman, Henry Seton, 1862-1903

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Epithet: alias 'Henry Seton Merriman', novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000707.0x000041 ...

Pevsner, Nikolaus; Richmond, Ian A.

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Webb, Mary.

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Colquhoun, Norman

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Masters, John, 1914-1983

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Marine Corps officer. From the description of Reminiscences of John H. Masters : oral history, 1971. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122481173 ...

Hoyle, Fred, 1915-2001

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Gould, John A.

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Epithet: MA; of Bridgewater British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000839.0x00000a ...

Vulliamy, C. E. (Colwyn Edward), 1886-1971

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Moore, W. G

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Symons, Julian (ed.)

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Mansfield, Katherine

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Goethe, Hermann, 1837-1911

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Bridgewater, Patrick (ed.)

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Young, E. H. (Emily Hilda), 1880-1949

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Buchanan, Colin

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Grant, Michael, 1940 December 21-

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Banks, F. R.

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Stark, Freya

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English explorer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Bay of Salamis, to Sir Sydney Cockerell, 1937 Feb. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270574464 ...

Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794

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English historian. From the description of Autograph letter : place not specified, to Georges Deyverdun, 1775 May 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269587493 From the description of Letter, 1775 Feb. 17, to [Hester Gibbon?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122500050 From the description of Library catalogue cards, ca. 1783-1789. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122289309 From the description of Receipt book : manuscript, 1780-1783. (Unknown). WorldCat record ...

Zola, Emile

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Giles, F. T.

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Morrell, J. M. (ed.)

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Pritt, D. N. (Denis Nowell), 1887-1972

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Denis Noel Pritt, 1887-1972, was educated at Winchester, London University, Germany, Switzerland and Spain. He obtained an LLB from London University and was called to the Bar, Middle Temple, in 1909, he retired from practice in 1960. He was a Labour MP for Hammersmith North from 1935-1950, despite being expelled from the Labour Party in 1940. He was also Professor of Law at the University of Ghana, 1965-1966, chairman of the Howard League for Penal Reform and chairman of the Bentham Committee f...

Wright, Raymond (ed.)

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

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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 ...

Edwardes, Michael

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Gombrich, E. H. ; Kris, E.

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Nye, R. B. ; Morpurgo, J. E.

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Grey, Zane (Musician)

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Modigliani, Amedeo, 1884-1920

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Thomas, R. S. (ed.)

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Ford, E. B.

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Grant, Michael (ed.)

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Hinkson, Pamela

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Heiden, Konrad, 1901-1966

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Katz, David

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Macinnes, Colin

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Author and journalist Colin MacInnes was born in London; he lived in Australia with his mother and her second husband between 1920 and 1930. His novels feature heightened social awareness, comic effect, and overly earnest writing that often preached rather than dramatized themes. From the description of Colin MacInnes letters, 1954-1969. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 50849494 Critic, essayist, novelist. Born in England, came to Australia in 1...

Forster, E.M. (Edward Morgan), 1879-1970

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Novelist. From the description of Letters, 1947-1970. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 36570102 From the description of Letters, 1920-1935. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 36988534 From the description of E. M. Forster papers, [ca. 1936-1968]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 495526585 Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_...

Stenton, Doris Mary Parsons, Lady

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Poston, Elizabeth (ed.)

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Vesey-Fitzgerald, Brian

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Lester-Smith, W. O.

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Warner, Esther

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War, F. Kingdon

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Bentley, E. C. ; Allen, H. Warner

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Garbett, Cyril, 1875-1955

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Keres, Paul; Kotov, Alexander

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Haynes, E. Barrington

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Wiseman, Foster

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Cowell, F. R.

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Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940

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Author. From the description of Letter : to Henry Ravenel Dwight, 1931 Jan. 4. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 37521975 From the description of Letters to Robert N.S. Whitelaw, 1940. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 37522020 Author, of Charleston, S.C. From the description of Peter Ashley promotional poster [picture] ; [1932]. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 38943426 Po...

Stribling, T. S.

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Hatfield, H. (Henry)

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Brand, Christianna

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Bagnold, Enid

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Enid Bagnold (1889-1981), born in Rochester, England, was a twentieth-century British author best known for her novel National Velvet (1935) and her play The Chalk Garden (1955). From the description of Enid Bagnold papers, 1912-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702132877 Enid Bagnold, 1889-1981, was an English playwright, novelist and poet. From the description of The Chinese prime minister: typescript, [1964]. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 1...

Miss Read

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Mowrer, Edgar

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Thompson, Denys (ed.)

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Lavin, Mary

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Jarvis, Alan

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Leeper, Janet.

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MacColl, D. S.

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Wright, S. Fowler (Sydney Fowler), 1874-1965

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Saki (Munro, H. H.)

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Pares, Bernard

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Epithet: KBE British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001296.0x000226 ...

Lessing, Doris

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Fry, Roger

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Solomon, A. K.

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Stewart, George R., 1895-1980

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American writer, professor of English at the University of California, Berkeley. From the description of George Rippey Stewart papers, 1914-1984. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 84641753 From the description of George Rippey Stewart papers : additions, 1750-1985. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 84653238 Biographical Information George Rippey Stewart, writer and ...

Grigson, Geoffrey, 1905-

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Foley, Katharine

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Penguin (Firm)

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Masterman, J.C. (John Cecil), 1891-1977

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Ruhleben civilian concentration camp was established after outbreak of WWI on site of racetrack outside Berlin and was in operation until Armistice Day. Largest number of civilians interned at its peak was 4,500. Included other nationalities but the majority were British. Internees established their own camp organization, mail service, sports clubs, cultural, educational programs, hygienic measures. From the description of Sir John Masterman collection of Ruhleben British Civilian in...

Coppard, A. E.

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Arlen, Michael, 1895-1956

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Michael Arlen was an Anglo-Bulgarian novelist, short-story and film-script writer. From the description of Michael Arlen collection of papers, 1921-[1953]. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122485081 From the guide to the Michael Arlen collection of papers, 1921-[1953, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) ...

Murdoch, Iris

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Iris Murdoch (1919-1999) was an Irish-born British author and philosopher. From the guide to the Iris Murdoch typescript, no date, (Ohio University) Author and phiolosopher. From the description of Papers of Iris Murdoch, [1953-1994?]. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233111762 Irish philosopher, teacher, and novelist, Iris Murdoch (1919-1999) was acquainted with and influenced by philosophers such as Jean-Paul Sartre and by bohemian a...

Richardson, John

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Epithet: Lieutenant British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001129.0x0002ea Epithet: Rector of Winterbourne Stickland British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001129.0x000301 Epithet: of Add MS 4317 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001129.0x0002fa Epithet: of ...

Klee, Paul

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Madge, Charles; Harrison, Tom

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Adam, Leonhard, 1891-1960

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France, Anatole, 1844-1924

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French writer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to Anthippe Sevastos Couchoud, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 607535293 From the description of Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to Anthippe Sevastos Couchoud, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 607557572 From the description of Autograph letter signed with initials : Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire, to Anthippe Sevastos Couchoud, [1917 Dec. 14]. (Unknown). WorldCat...

Morton, H. V

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Crofts, Freeman Wills

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Hurd, D. L. ; Kipling, J. J.

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Richmond, I. A.

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Della Casa, Giovanni, 1503-1556

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Author of Il Galateo (1558, part of Rime et Prose), the most popular courtesy book of the Renaissance intended specifically for children. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Venice, to Pietro Vettori, 1547 Nov. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270955844 ...

Bentley, E. C. (Edmund Clerihew), 1875-1956

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British author. From the description of Letters, 1897-1920. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 34052678 Edmund Clerihew Bentley was born in London and educated at Oxford. He studied law, but devoted himself to journalism, writing for the Daily News and Daily Telegraph in London. He is perhaps best remembered for his light verse, including the collection Biography for Beginners, which featured the verse form he devised for short, humorous biographical poems, the C...

Wilson, Edmund

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Edmund Wilson was an American novelist, poet, essayist, and literary critic. From the description of Edmund Wilson collection of papers, 1922-1978. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122596904 From the guide to the Edmund Wilson collection of papers, 1922-1978, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) American author and critic. From the description of Typewritten letters signed...

Phillips, Hubert; Reese, Terence

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Hersey, John

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Geyl, Peter

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McGregor, R. J. (Reginald James)

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Cross, Beryl; Phillips, Herbert

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Mann, James

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Epithet: clothier, of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001128.0x0000dc ...

Temple, William (Archbishop of Canterbury)

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Ranson, Florence

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Hughes, A.J.

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Barnett, S. A. ; McLaren, Anne (eds.)

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Fitt, Mary

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Jungk, Robert

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Nichols, Beverley

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Nevinson, H. W.

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Hubback, Eva M., 1886-1949

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Wilder, Thornton Niven

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Streatfeild, Noel

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Noel Streatfield was born in England in 1897, the daughter of the Bishop of Lewes, previously the vicar of the family's small village. It was her country childhood that inspired her autobiography A Vicarage Family. She attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, beginning her career as an actress. In the 1930s, Noel began writing. Her first children's book, Ballet Shoes, was published in 1936. She has been the recipient of several awards, including the Carnegie Medal in 1938 for The Ci...

COOK, STANLEY

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Coconino Caverns was discovered in 1927 by Walter Peck near Yampai railroad siding into the area that is called "Grand Canyon West." Grand Canyon West is managed by the Hualapai Indian Nation, Peach Springs, Arizona. Soon after being discovered the Caverns became a tourist destination. Visitors were charged $.25 to be lowered 150 feet into the cave. In 1936 the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) built a wooden stairway into the caverns. Then in 1962 an elevator was installed by drill...

Enogat, John (ed.)

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Walpole, Hugh, 1884-1941

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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 ...

White, W. L.

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Garnett, Richard (Lawyer)

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Calder, Nigel

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Van der Loeff, A. Rutgers

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Musil, Robert

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Valentine, C. W.

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Bullough, Sebastian

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Carrington, Noel

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Hall, J. E. D.

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David, Elizabeth, 1913-1992

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Sluckin, W.

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Hogg, Quintin.

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Lloyd, Seton.

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Bjarnhof, Karl

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Crankshaw, Edward

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Yellowlees, Henry.

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Howe, P. P.

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Karp, David

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Barclay-Smith, Phyllis

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Williams, Raymond

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O'Connor, Denis, 1934-

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Benson, E. F.

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Harrison, G. B. (Grahame Broadley)

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Young, Edward, 1683-1765

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English poet. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [Welwyn, Herts.], to [Samuel Richardson], 1750 Apr. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270584539 Edward Young was a poet, dramatist and satirist, born at Upham near Winchester. He was the son of Edward Young, the rector of Upham, (who was later Dean of Salisbury and chaplain to William and Mary). In 1702 Young went to New College, Oxford, but moved to Corpus Christi, and then to a law fellowship at All Souls in ...

Cole, J. P. (John Peter), 1928-

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Curry, W.B.

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Jefferies, Ian

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Sitwell, Edith, 1887-1964

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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...

Selden, George, 1929-1989

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Marshall, Robert

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Epithet: sea-captain British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001192.0x000134 Epithet: of Add MS 35730 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001192.0x00011f Epithet: of Add MS 34905 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001192.0x00011e Epithet: of Dublin ...

Bailey, H. C. (Henry Christopher), 1878-1961

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Preedy, George R.

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Thomson, David

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Epithet: of Add MS 40368 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001344.0x000186 Epithet: of Add MS 4319 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001344.0x000187 ...

Soby, James Thrall

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Fordham, Frieda.

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Miller, Webb

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Jeans, James

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Trevelyan, G. M.

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Wagner, Anthony, 1908-1995

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Epithet: KCVO, Garter King of Arms British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000622.0x0001d5 ...

Connington, J. J., 1880-1947

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Hartley, Anthon (ed.)

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Newby, Eric

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Gorer, Geoffrey

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Epithet: anthropologist and cultural theorist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000758.0x00029d ...

Wain, John

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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...

Hadham, John, 1896-1981

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Haldane, J. B. S.

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Bunyan, John, 1628-1688

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Clergyman and author. From the description of Warrant of John Bunyan, 1674. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79452264 Epithet: of Egerton MS 2414 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000875.0x0002cf ...

Claymore, Tod

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Frankau, Pamela

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Darnton, Christian, 1905-1981

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Pirandello, Luigi, 1867-1936

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Luigi Pirandello, Italian playwright. Robert Cornthwaite, translator. From the description of Enrico IV: typescript, n.d. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122533433 Italian dramatist, novelist, short story writer, and winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1934. From the description of Vestire gli ignudi : autograph manuscript : [Rome?, 1922?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270629221 First produced Jan. 8, 1958, at Theatre Royal, Strat...

Josephus, ...

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Epithet: of MS Facsimile 74 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001197.0x000050 ...

Rodman, Selden (ed.)

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Plato

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Simon, Oliver, 1969-

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Spain, Nancy, 1917-1964

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Roberts, Mary-Carter

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Smith, Godfrey

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Vallins, George Henry.

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Godden, Rumer, 1907-1998

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Margaret Rumer Godden Haynes-Dixon was a British writer whose works reflect her experiences in colonial India and in England and Scotland. From the description of Rumer Godden correspondence with Marshall Best, 1974-1975. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64095124 English author, poet, and children's writer; d. 1998. From the description of Rumer Godden collection, [193-]-[197-]. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70925330 ...

Sykes, W. Stanley (William Stanley), 1894-1960

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Dodge, David

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Brereton, Geoffrey (ed.)

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Einzig, Paul, 1897-1973

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Nesbit, E. (Edith), 1858-1924

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Gellhorn, Martha

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Voltaire

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Morrison, Arthur, 1863-1945

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English novelist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Loughton, Essex, to W.E. Henley, 1902 Feb. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612861 Epithet: of 3 York Mansions Cavendish Sq British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001240.0x00036f ...

Storrs, Sir Ronald

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Peacock, Thomas

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Epithet: Master of the 'Charles' British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001389.0x000090 Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001137.0x0001da ...

Webb, Beatrice, 1858-1943

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Beatrice Webb (1858-1943), nee Potter, social reformer and diarist. Married to Sidney Webb, pioneers of social science. She was involved in many spheres of political and social activity including the Labour Party, Fabianism, social observation, investigations into poverty, development of socialism, the foundation of the National Health Service and post war welfare state, the London School of Economics, and the New Statesman . From the guide to the Beatrice Webb, A summer holiday in S...

de Mare, Eric

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Benedict, Ruth

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Stettinius, E. R., Jr.

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Monckton, C. A. W.

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Hunter, Norman, 1899-1995

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Epithet: comic author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001305.0x00034b ...

Jackson, Charles

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Epithet: Rector of Bentley, county Hampshire British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000214.0x0000c1 ...

Jones, H. Spencer (Harold Spencer), 1890-1960

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Mehta, Ved, 1934-

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Ved Mehta, Indian-American author of novels, family biographies, and essays, was born in 1934 in Lahore (then an Indian city, now part of Pakistan). Blind since childhood, he attended boarding schools in India and in the United States. He continued his education at Pomona College and Harvard University, eventually becoming an American citizen. Among his many writings are A Portrait of India (1970), the series of family biographies Continents of Exile (1972-1993), and the collected essays Fly and...

Guppy, Nicholas

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Atkinson, Alex; Searle, Ronald

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Williamson, Reginald Ross

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Raftery, Gerald

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Richards, J. M.

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Lehmann, John (ed.)

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Gloag, John, 1896-1981

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Cole, G. D. H. and Margaret

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Blom, Eric

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Winbolt, S. E.

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Cocteau, Jean

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French poet, novelist, dramatist, designer, boxing manager, playwright and filmmaker. Antonin Artaud -- French poet, essayist, actor and director -- was the leading playwright of the 'Theatre of Cruelty.' From the description of Le moine de M.G. Lewis raconté par Antonin Artaud [manuscript], ca. 1931 / Jean Cocteau. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 318989605 French poet, novelist, playwright, and artist. From the description of Autograph letter signed :...

Rutherford, Douglas

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Sawyer, W W

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Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881

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Hampden, John (ed.)

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Powell, S. W.

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Mongait, A. L.

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Lansdell, Norman.

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Cole, G. D. H. (George Douglas Howard), 1889-1959

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Epithet: Professor of Social and Political Theory Oxford University British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000410.0x000286 ...

Bromfield, Louis, 1896-1956

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Louis Bromfield was an American author and conservationist from central Ohio who gained international recognition winning the Pulitzer Prize and pioneering innovative scientific farming concepts. From the guide to the Louis Bromfield correspondence to Edna Wolfe, 1942-1949, (Ohio University) American author and conservationist. From 1939-1969 he lived and did sustainable farming at Malabar Farm, Lucas, Ohio. From the description of [Signature, 19--] / Louis Bromf...

Carter, C. O.

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Roget, Peter Mark, 1779-1869

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English physician and scholar. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Thomas Smith of Tetbury, 1819 Dec. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270657072 ...

Warnock, G. J.

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Leiser, Erwin

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Fortune, J. B. ; Mann, Paul B.

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Stapledon, Olaf, 1886-1950

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Leacock, Stephen, 1869-1944

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Canadian poet, humorist, essayist, teacher and historian, Leacock was born at Wanmore, England, December 30, 1869; died at Toronto March 28, 1944. Among his many books are College Days (1923). From the description of Bell collection of Leacock papers 1913-1932. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 225405530 Canadian writer and economist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Montreal, to Mr. Glass, 1919 May 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 593956216 ...

Mellett, Lowell

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Pitman, C. R. S. (Charles Robert Senhouse), 1890-

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Baudelaire

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Ramsbottom, John

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Macaulay, Rose, 1881-1958

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Rose Macaulay was born in Rugby in 1881 and educated at Somerville College, Oxford. She was a prolific writer: her first best-seller was Potterism in 1920 but she also published a biography of John Milton, and wrote verse. Her final novel, The Towers of Trezibond (1956) was especially highly regarded and created a literary sensation. She also wrote many articles for periodicals such as The Spectator and The Observer . Her correspondence with a distant cousin, the Revd. J.H.C. Johnson, was publis...

Euripides; Sophocles

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Bowen, Elizabeth, 1899-1973

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British writer of essays, short stories, and novels. From the description of Letter to Mrs. Brownrigg [?], ca. 1930. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122570785 Elizabeth Bowen (1899-1923) was an Anglo-Irish author. Among her many novels are The last September (1929), The house in Paris (1935), The death of the heart (1938), The heat of the day (1948), A world of love (1955), and Eva Trout; or, changing scenes (1968). Her othe...

Rasmussen, Steen Eiler

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Robertson Scott, J. W. (John William), 1866-1962

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British journalist and author. From the description of Papers, 1895-1943. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20115962 ...

Wint, Guy; Calvocoressi, Peter

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Garnett, Eve

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Rothenstein, John, 1901-1992

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Rothenstein (1901-1992) was an English author and Director of the Tate Gallery. Max Beerbohm was an English essayist, caricaturist, and parodist. From the description of Letters from the Beerbohm family and other correspondents, 1905-1957. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 82803710 Rothenstein (1901-1992) was an English author and Director of the Tate Gallery. From the guide to the Letters from the Beerbohm family and other correspondents, 1905-1957., (Ho...

Jenkins, Roy, 1920-2003

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Roy Jenkins, the son of a Welsh miner, won a scholarship to Oxford. During World War II he served as a codebreaker at Bletchley. After the war he joined the Labour Party. He was twice Home Secretary, was made Chancellor of the Exchequer in 1967, and on his political retirement, Chancellor of Oxford. His ideal of a united Europe made him break away from his party to help found the Social Democratic Party. He was the author of several respected political biographies. From the descripti...

MacKenzie, Kenneth, 1942-

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Epithet: JP for county Ross British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000876.0x0000d1 Epithet: cr. Earl of Seaforth 1771 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000876.0x0000d0 Epithet: Major -General British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100...

Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965

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British novelist, playwright, and short story writer, most well-known for his autobiographical novel "Of Human Bondage". From the description of Letter, signed : St. Jean-Cap Ferrat (France), to James R. Parish, Brockton, Mass. 16 June 1961. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 62718967 William Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) was a British author. From the description of W. Somerset Maugham letters, 1919-1927. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 144652236 ...

Johnson, Pamela Hansford, 1912-1981

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Epithet: novelist, wife of C P Snow British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x000276 Pamela H. Johnson, the Rt. Hon. Lady Snow, was a British novelist, critic, and playwright. She married C.P. Snow in 1950 and collaborated with him on a number of plays. She was awarded the CBE in 1975. From the description of Letters to John Halperin, 1980-1981. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Ga...

Strindberg, August, 1849-1912

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Strindberg was a Swedish dramatist and novelist. From the description of Lycko Pers resa, ca. 1882. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612373374 Swedish dramatist and novelist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Dornach, to a French literary colleague, 1894 May 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872330 August Strindberg, playwright. Richard Greenberg, adapter. From the description of The dance of death: typescript, 200...

Rice, Elmer, 1892-1967

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Dramatist Elmer Rice was born and raised in Manhattan. Working as a file clerk, he earned a high-school equivalency diploma and entered New York Law School, passing the bar exam. He quit his job with a law firm to write plays, and within eight months his play On Trial was a critical and popular success. In a career marked by success and innovation, the prolific Rice produced socially-conscious drama as well as accessible entertainment; he won a Pulitzer Prize in 1929 for Street Scene. He directe...

Pearson, Harold.

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Whitehead, A. N.

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Robertson, E. Arnot (Eileen Arnot), 1903-1961

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English author Eileen Arbuthnot Robertson began making up stories in her youth to contend with competitive siblings. Her first novel, Cullum, was a success, and several well-received novels followed. Her work is frank, imaginative, idea-oriented, and witty, but notably devoid of sentiment. She also worked in the movie industry, most memorably as a radio film critic. From the description of Saint George for Merrie England, ca. 1940? (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat ...

Mansfield, Peter

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ʻAṭīyah, Idwārd, 1903-1964

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Thomas a Kempis

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Sartre, Jean-Paul, 1905-1980

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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...

Bronowski, J.

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Punshon, E.R.

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Jesse, F. Tennyson (Fryniwyd Tennyson), 1888-1958

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Power, Eileen

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After study at the London School of Economics, she returned to Girton as a Pfeiffer Research Fellow 1915-1918. She was Director of Studies in History at Girton 1913-1921, Lecturer 1921-1924, Reader 1924-1931. She was appointed Professor of Economic History at the London School of Economics in 1931, a position she held until her death in 1940. She lectured and published widely. In 1937, she married Michael (Munia) Postan, Professor of Economic History, University of Cambridge. From th...

Hemingway, Ernest

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Joad, C. E. M. (Cyril Edwin Mitchinson), 1891-1953

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Epithet: philosopher British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x00037e Cyril Joad was an English philosopher. He was a conscientious objector during the First World War. He worked at the Board of Trade and Ministry of Labour for sixteen years. He was Professor of Philosophy and Psychology, Birkbeck College 1930 and is also remembered for his part in the B.B.C. Brains Trust 1941-1947. From the descript...

Bunting, Brian, 1920-2008

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Holland, Vyvyan Beresford, 1886-1967

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Son of Oscar and Constance Wilde. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Montgomery Hyde, 1953 Apr. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270974215 ...

Buchan, John

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Epithet: of Nottingham; of Add MS 43688 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000795.0x000383 ...

Gwynn, Stephen Lucius, 1864-1950

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Stephen Gwynn was born in 1864 in Ireland. He became a journalist in 1896 in London and an MP in Ireland 1906 to 1918 From the guide to the Stephen Gwynn collection, 1929, (Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge) Poet, journalist, and author. From the description of Papers of Stephen Lucius Gwynn, 1896-1939. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79455167 Mary Henrietta Kingsley (1862-1900) was a British traveller and author. ...

Laming, Annette

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Astor, Viscount; Rowntree, B. S.

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Hammond, J. L. and Barbara

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Sterne, Laurence

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Epithet: Reverend; of Add Ch 16158 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000362.0x0001b2 Epithet: of Add MS 33964 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000362.0x0001b0 Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001240.0x0001b9 Epithet: Reverend; of ...

Hitchcock, Henry-Russell, 1903-1987

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Architectural historian, critic, museum director, and influential teacher. Died 1987. From the description of Henry-Russell Hitchcock letters to Dorothy Stroud and John N. Summerson, 1946-1949. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83551893 Architectural historian. From the description of Lectures on architecture, 1948 Jan.-May. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79723075 Hitchcock (1903-1987) was an architectural historian. From the description of Henr...

Wilson, Angus, 1913-1991

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Born August 11, 1913, in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, England, Angus Wilson was also a short story writer, editor, critic, biographer, and playwright. Wilson was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1980 for his contributions to literature and the arts. While working at the British Museum during the 1940s Wilson began writing short stories and other short pieces, most of which were portraits of postwar Britain. He has been ranked among the best ...

Bruce, Leo, 1903-1979

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Bassett-Lowke, Janet; Roberts, Lunt

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Shonfield, Andrew, 1917-1981

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Born 1917; educated at St Paul's and Magdalen College, Oxford University; served World War Two, 1939-45, in the Royal Artillery, 1940-46; on staff, Financial Times , 1947-57; Foreign Editor, Financial Times , 1950-57; Economic Editor, The Observer , 1958-61; Director of Studies, 1961-68, Research Fellow, 1969-71, and Director, 1972-77, Royal Institute of International Affairs; Chairman, Social Science Research Council, 1969-71; Member, Royal Commission on Trade Unions, 1965-68; Member, Foreign a...

Clewes, Winston, 1906-

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Sellar, W. C. ; Yeatman, R. J.

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Powys, Llewelyn

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Llewelyn Powys (1884-1939), novelist and essayist. From the guide to the Llewelyn Powys: Copy Letters, Mid-20th century (copies of originals of 1900-1937), (Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives) From the guide to the Llewelyn Powys: Commonplace Book, 1934-1935, (Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives) ...

Edwards, Monica, 1912-1998

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O'Faolain, Sean

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Green, Roger Lancelyn

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Roger (Gilbert) Lancelyn Green was born November 2, 1918, in Norwich, England, and died October 8, 1987, in London, England. He was an editor and anthologist, and also wrote books both for children and for adults. He edited journals on Kipling and Sherlock Holmes, assisted in editing the letters of Lewis Carroll, and translated Sophocles and Euripides. He is best known as a compiler and reteller of myths, legends, and fairy tales for children. Biographical Sources: Something About the Author, vo...

Blunt, Wilfrid, 1901-1987

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Bach

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Epithet: of Add MS 32072 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000566.0x000290 ...

Byrne, Donn Erwin

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Garnett, David, 1892-1981‏

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Author and publisher David Garnett was born in Brighton; his mother was a translator, his father a literary adviser, and he grew up in a literary environment. He studied botany at the Royal College of Science, and after graduation went into publishing. He became book critic for New Statesman, and wrote several popular novels, some fantasy and some with realistic themes. He has also written several volumes of memoirs, and edited works by T.E. Lawrence and Thomas Love Peacock. From the...

Acton, Harold, 1904-1994

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Harold Acton was born July 5, 1904 in Florence, Italy to parents Arthur Mario and Hortense Acton. He lived in Beijing, China from 1933 to 1939, where he taught English Literature and studied Chinese drama. Acton served in the Royal Air Force during World War II, and was made a Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 1974. Acton’s publications span over sixty years and include novels, short story collections, autobiographies and non-fiction. He died February 27, 1994 in Florence. ...

Walter, Richard (Pack, S. W. C. ed.)

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Read, John E. (John Erskine), 1888-1973

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Epithet: Collector of Customs at Cowes British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000877.0x000127 Epithet: of Add MS 36048 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000877.0x00012d Epithet: High Sheriff of Dublin British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000877.0x000128 Ep...

Herbert, S. Mervyn

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Pemberton, W. Baring (William Baring), 1897-

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Cole, Sonia Mary.

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Janes, E. R.

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Postgate, Raymond, 1896-1971

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Raymond William Postgate (1896-1971) was educated at Oxford University. A conscientious objector, disinherited by his father for his views, he was arrested and court-martialled, but later released due to ill health. From the guide to the Raymond Postgate papers, 1914-1990, (GB 206 Leeds University Library) Born in Cambridge, Great Britain 1896, died in Great Britain 1971; journalist, author on labour and radical history; attracted to Guild socialism; one of the first conscie...

Alexander, Isabel

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Glover, T. R. (Thomas Reginald)

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Yeats-Brown, F.

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Mahan, Captain A. T.

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Kornitzer, Louis

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Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958

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Richmond author James Branch Cabell (1879-1958) is best known for his controversial Jurgen (1919), one of several ironic fantasies he wrote that took place in the mythical medieval world of Poictesme (Pwa- tem). Jurgen, laced with erotic overtones, was considered pornographic by some, and a trial over its content brought the reclusive writer national fame. Throughout the 1920s, Cabell was highly regarded by his literary peers -- H.L. Mencken, Sinclair Lewis, and others praised his works. His med...

Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855

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Charlotte Brontë (b. April 21, 1816, Thornton, Yorkshire, England–d. March 31, 1855, Haworth, Yorkshire, England), English novelist and poet, the eldest of the three Brontë sisters. She first published her works, including Jane Eyre, under the pen name Currer Bell.Charlotte Brontë, English writer best known as the author of Jane Eyre. From the description of Charlotte Brontë manuscript material : 7 items, 1830-1854 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 76838527 En...

Carter, Edward

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Hartley, L. P.

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Gosse, Edmund, 1849-1928

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Edmund Gosse, a well known man of letters, librarian to the House of Lords (1904-1914), and author of the autobiography, Father and Son (1907), was a pioneering translator of Ibsen and author of numerous volumes of poetry, criticism and biography. Charles Edmund Merrill was an active member of the Grolier Club from 1910 until his death in 1942. From the description of Letters : to Charles E. Merrill, 1910-1924. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122577035 English poet and man of...

Rothstein, Andrew

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Epithet: socialist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000496.0x000197 ...

Dana, Richard Henry, 1815-1882

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Lawyer and author. From the description of Richard Henry Dana correspondence, 1843-1876. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79449368 Author and lawyer Richard Henry Dana was the privileged son of an aristocratic Massachusetts family. Taking time from Harvard because of medical problems, he went to sea, where his experiences as a sailor inspired him to write Two Years Before the Mast. A sea story that was part memoir and part social commentary, the novel proved to be popular with...

Fordham, Paul

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Newton, Eric

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Bingham, Joseph, 1668-1723

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Epithet: MP for county Dorset British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001439.0x0001c7 Epithet: Assistant Surgeon, Royal Artillery British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001439.0x0001c6 Title: Baron Clanmorris British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001439.0x0001ca ...

Barrow, R.H. (Reginald Haynes), 1893-

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Williamson, Henry

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Epithet: horse-thief British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000300.0x0000cd Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001240.0x0003dc Henry Williamson (1895-1977), writer, was born in south London and educated at Colfe's Grammar School, Lewisham. He fought in the army in the First World War and gained a deep sens...

Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976

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Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930

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British author, best known for his stories about detective Sherlock Holmes. From the description of Letter : South Norwood, to Major Pond, 1894 May 31. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 57008581 English physician, novelist and detective-story writer. From the description of Papers of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle [manuscript], 1893-1985 (bulk 1893-1927). (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647816353 Doyle was an English mystery writer perh...

Hawkes, Christopher and Jacquetta

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Scott, David

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Epithet: Historian British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000707.0x00000b Epithet: Chaplain of Haberdashers' Aske's School British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000298.0x0002ef Epithet: JP for Co. Suss British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000707.0x00000c Epith...

Blondel, J.

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Ecclestone, Eric

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Jones, Gwyn

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Stephenson, E. M. ; Stewart, C.

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Potter, Margaret and Alexander

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Kropotkin, P

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Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893

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French author. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Monsieur Bourgeois, [1891] Oct. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270845062 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to [Victorien Sardou], 1887 July 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270845048 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to an unidentified woman, [1884]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270845059 From the description of Autograph letter si...

Lea, Tom

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Bell, Adrian, 1902-1980

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Boyle, Kay, 1902-1992

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Kay Boyle (1902-1992) was an American avant garde writer and poet. She lived in San Francisco, Newark, Delaware, and Rowayton, Connecticut, when she wrote these letters. From the description of Kay Boyle letters and poems, 1935-1975. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 33890909 Kay Boyle was an American essayist, novelist, short-story writer, translator, essayist, and translator. From the description of Kay Boyle collection of papers, 1...

Whyte, William H.

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Travers, Ben.

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Keane, Richard (ed.)

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Treece, Henry, 1911-1966

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Spear, Percival

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Hargreaves, F. J.

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Doorly, Eleanor.

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Huxley, Julian, 1887-1975

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English biologist. From the description of Typed letter signed : London, to Mr. Heineman, 1928 Feb. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269555836 British biologist, philosopher, and popularizer of science; b. Julian Sorell Huxley. From the description of Papers, 1899-1980. (Rice University). WorldCat record id: 86118827 From the description of Julian Sorell Huxley papers, 1899-1980. (Rice University). WorldCat record id: 28418189 Jul...

Bacharach, A. L. (ed.)

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Kneale, Nigel

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Tanner, Lawrence

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Bowlby, John

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Knight, Laura

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Golding, Louis

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Thirkell, Angela

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Lucan

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Gibbons, Stella, 1902-1989

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English author, critic, and journalist. From the description of Stella Gibbons collection, [19--]. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70961676 Gibbons was an English novelist, poet and short story writer. She is particularly remembered for her novel Cold comfort farm. From the description of [Letter] 1944 Oct. 21, 19 Oakeshott Avenue, Highgate, London, N.6, [to Margot] Johnson / Stella Gibbons (stella Bourne Webb). (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 22703...

Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963

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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...

White, Ethel Lina

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Capote, Truman, 1924-1984

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BIOGHIST REQUIRED American author. From the guide to the Truman Capote ephemera Collection, 1949-1988., (Columbia University Rare Book and Manuscript Library, ) Truman Capote (1924- ), American author. From the description of Truman Capote papers, 1939-1976. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476609 Truman Capote is an American writer. From the description of Truman Capote fonds. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 667848368...

Williams, Ursula Moray

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Created by Ursula Moray Williams during the course of her career as a children's writer, from the 1930s to the 1990s. From the guide to the Ursula Moray Williams Collection, c 1930-2003, (Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books) ...

Gilbert, Anthony

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Herbert, David (compiler)

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Thorne, Anthony.

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Anderson, M. D. (Mary Désirée), 1902-1973

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Searle, Ronald, 1920-2011

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Zweig, Ferdynand, 1896-1988

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Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924

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Franz Kafka (b. July 3, 1883, Prague, Czech Republic–d. June 3, 1924, Klosterneuburg, Austria) was a novelist and short story writer, widely regarded as one of the major figures of 20th-century literature. His work, which fuses elements of realism and the fantastic, typically features isolated protagonists faced by bizarre or surrealistic predicaments and incomprehensible social-bureaucratic powers, and has been interpreted as exploring themes of alienation, existential anxiety, guilt, and absur...

Sabatini, Rafael, 1875-1950

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Italian/British novelist. From the description of The Sea-Hawk : typescript : [England?], [ca. 1914]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270635282 Rafael Sabatini was born in Jesi, Italy, on April 29, 1875, to opera singers Vincenzo and Anna Sabatini. Educated in Switzerland and Portugal, Sabatini was fluent in several languages; however, his mother, herself English, saw to it that English was his most natural tongue. After spending most of his young life traveling ...

Marquand, John P. (John Phillips), 1893-1960

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Marquand was an American novelist and short story writer best known for his novels of upper class New England life and for his stories of the fictional detective Mr. Moto. From the description of Correspondence, 1892-1960. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122468968 From the description of Compositions, 1892-1951. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 83157834 From the guide to the John Phillips Marquand correspondence, 1892-1960., (Houghton Library, Har...

Walton, Izaak, 1593-1683

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Epithet: writer, author of 'The Compleat Angler' British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000751.0x0003e1 Epithet: of Seal CVIII British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000751.0x0003e4 ...

Gordon, Jan and Cora

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Duchess of Atholl

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Bott, Alan, 1893-1952

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Whitman, Walt

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Walt Whitman (1819-1892), noted American poet, essayist, and journalist, was author of Leaves of Grass in which the poem "Spirit that Form'd this Scene" appears beginning in 1881. Writing in 1902, Oscar Lovell Triggs notes that Leaves of Grass developed over time, beginning with its first appearance in 1855 (see Oscar Lovell Triggs, "The Growth of "Leaves of Grass," The Complete Writings of Walt Whitman (1902), 101-21). Triggs notes that the poems of every edition were written on th...

Baron, Stanley Wade

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Baldwin, Earl

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Connell, Vivian, 1903-

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Joly, Cyril

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Canaway, W. H

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

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

Taylor, Eric, 1927-

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Weyman, Stanley J.

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Gardner, Helen (ed.)

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Laver, James

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Wedgwood, Josiah, 1730-1795

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Sir Joseph Banks was an English naturalist and president of the Royal Society. From the guide to the Sir Joseph Banks papers, 1766-1820 (bulk), 1766-1820, (American Philosophical Society) English potter. From the description of Letter in autograph of Alexander Chisholm, signed : Etruria, to Thomas Wedgwood, 1787 Dec. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270589238 Epithet: of Add MS 35536 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Perso...

Aitken, James

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Williams, W. E. (ed.)

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Edelman, Maurice, 1911-1975

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Kay, George (ed.)

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Milligan, Mike

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Wintringham, Tom, 1898-1949

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Young, William, Sir, 1725?-1788

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Epithet: of Trent, county Dorset British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000574.0x00039e Epithet: of Thanington, county Kent British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000574.0x00039c Epithet: Vice-Admiral; of Add MS 38054 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000574.0x0003a2...

Newnham, Richard (ed.)

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James, Henry

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Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000208.0x00012f Epithet: Baron James of Hereford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001219.0x000331 Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur F234 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001244.0x000361 Epithet: Capta...

Boyd, Andrew

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Sansom, William, 1912-1976

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William Sansom was a British writer of novels, short stories, travel literature, children's literature, biographies, essays, and film scripts. From the description of William Sansom collection of papers, 1926-1972. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122378637 From the guide to the William Sansom collection of papers, 1926-1972, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) English short-story wr...

Messant, Claude J. W.

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Watson, George

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Epithet: Commissioner of Excise British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000979.0x00010f Epithet: Reverend; Fellow of University College, Oxford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000979.0x000115 Epithet: President of the Scottish Academy British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vd...

Lamb, Harold, 1892-1962

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Harold Albert Lamb was born on Sept. 1, 1892 in Alpine, NJ; BA, Columbia Univ., 1916; worked as a make-up man for a motor trade weekly and as a financial writer for the New York times; after serving in World War I, he became a writer of historical articles and stories, and contributed to National Geographic and the San Francisco chronicle; traveled widely, writing adventure books for both adults and children, including: Marching sands (1920), Genghis Khan, the emperor of all men (1927), Alexande...

Mitchell, P. Chalmers (Peter Chalmers), Sir, 1864-1945

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Briggs, Asa (ed.)

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McBurney, C.B.M. (Charles Brian Montagu)

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Jones, Ernest, 1879-1958

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Psychoanalyst. From the description of Papers of Ernest Jones, 1921-1958. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84455589 ...

Goncharov, Ivan Aleksandrovich, 1812-1891

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Woodgate, Leslie, 1902-1961

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Blunden, Edmund

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Edmund Charles Blunden (1896-1974) was a poet, teacher, critic, and biographer. From the guide to the Letters from Edmund Blunden to A.H. Buck, 1917-67, (University of Oxford, Bodleian Library) ...

Defoe, Daniel

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Epithet: of Add MS 28094 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000267.0x0001a2 Epithet: of Add MS 32096 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000267.0x0001a3 Epithet: son of the author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000267.0x0001a5 Epithet: novelist ...

Colvin, H. M.

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Young, Michael, 1984-

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Packard, Vance, 1914-1996

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Parker, John, 1935-

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Epithet: of Arundel MS 288 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001193.0x0001f2 Epithet: of Add MS 38217 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001193.0x0001f1 Epithet: Captain; RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001193.0x0001e3 Epithet: Vicar of Blodwel...

Cooper, R. W.

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Langland, William

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Epithet: of Add MS 37504 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001298.0x000008 ...

Gore, Charles, 1853-1932

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Epithet: of Add MS 32732 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000766.0x00021f ...

Stengel, Erwin

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Carr, John Dickson

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Sewell, Anna, 1820-1878

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English author, especially of Black Beauty. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to her mother, Mary Sewall, 1835 Dec. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872238 ...

Cheesman, Evelyn, 1881-1969

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De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956

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Walter De la Mare (1873-1956) was a British poet, novelist, short story writer, critic, essayist, anthologist, dramatist, and a prolific writer of children's poetry and fiction. From the description of Papers of Walter De la Mare, 1923-1956. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122584933 Mégroz was the early biographer of de la Mare. From the description of Letter, c. 1923, to R.L. Mégroz. (Unknown). WorldCat record...

Trueman, A. E. (Arthur Elijah), 1894-1956

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Tacitus, Cornelius

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Meynell, Francis and Vera

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Alderson, Stanley

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Hasek, Jaroslav

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Steele, Alan; Hancock, Joan (eds.)

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Moliere

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Peynet, Raymond

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Merwin, Samuel, 1874-1936

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Withers, Carl (ed.)

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Bouquet, A. C. (Alan Coates), 1884-1976

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Beaumarchais, ...

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Quennell, Peter, 1905-1993

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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...

Myers, A. R.

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Waddell, Helen, 1889-1965

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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...

Virgil

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Belloc, Hilaire

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Tawney, R.H. (Richard Henry), 1880-1962

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Richard Tawney, 1880-1962, was educated at Rugby and Balliol College, Oxford. He was a fellow at Balliol, 1918-1921, and an honorary fellow, 1938. Tawney was a member of the executive committee of the Workers' Educational Association (WEA) 1905, and held WEA tutorial classes in Rochdale and Manchester, 1908-1914. From 1906-1908 he taught political economy at Glasgow University. Tawney joined the Fabian Society in 1906. He was a member of the Society's executive 1921-1933. In 1909 he joined the I...

Moore, Geoffrey (ed.)

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Hay, Ian

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Parkman, Francis, 1823-1893

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Noted American historian from Massachusetts who traveled the Oregon Trail and published extensively on early America. From the description of Letter, November 27, 1865. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 233593490 Francis Parkman, historian, was born in Boston and educated at Harvard, his father's alma mater. Samuel Parkman was a Unitarian pastor who founded The Parkman Professorship of Pulpit Eloquence and Pastoral Care in The Cambridge Theological ...

Allen, F. L.

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Lewis, Eiluned.

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Gordon, Richard

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Moore, Brian, 1921-1999

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Koestler, Arthur, 1905-1983

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Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000386.0x0001d3 ...

Smith, Kenneth M.

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Tschaikovsky

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Arlott, John

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Loveridge, F. L. and E. A.

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Taylor, E. G. R.

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Potter, Stephen, 1900-1969

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Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x0001cc ...

Keverne, Richard

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Marsh, Ngaio, 1895-1982

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New Zealand author, lecturer, and theatre producer and director; b. Edith Ngaio Marsh; some sources indicate birth date as 1899; but b. date and official baptismal registrar show b. 23 Apr. 1895. From the description of Ngaio Marsh collection, 1964-1977. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70967180 ...

Barbellion, W.N.P., 1889-1919

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Douglas, Norman, 1868-1952

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English novelist and essayist. Born George Norman Douglas. From the description of South wind : AMs and related material, [1916]-1924 Oct. 25. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122645587 From the description of ALS : London, to Grant Richards, 1917 Oct. 3. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122645586 George Norman Douglas was born Dec. 8, 1868 in Falkenhorst, Thuringen, Austria; recognized as British author, scientist, diplomat...

Bowen, Frank; Mason, Frank

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Romer, A.S.

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O'Brien, Kate

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Montheriant, Henry de

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Piper, John

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John Piper was a major figure in modern British art. He was a painter in oils and water colour, designed stained glass, ceramics and for the stage, made prints and devised ingenious firework displays. In addition to this he was also a gifted photographer of buildings and landscapes. Piper also wrote poetry, art criticism and several guidebooks on landscape and architecture. Piper was born at Epsom, Surrey on 13 December 1903 and educated at Epsom College. He joined his f...

Allegro, J. M.

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Lane, Allen (forward); Flower, D. (introd.)

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Connolly, Cyril, 1903-1974

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

Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941

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Virginia Woolf (b. January 25, 1882, London, England–d. March 28, 1941, Ouse, River, Englnad) was a noted novelist and is now viewed as a pioneer of feminist literature. She was a member of the Bloomsbury Group, comprised of English artists, philosophers, and writers in the early twentieth century. She was also a co-founder and operator (along with husband Leonard Woolf) of Hogarth Press. Though she received little formal education, her father, a writer and editor with strong ...

Ertz, Susan

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Author Susan Ertz was born in England of American parents; after moving back and forth between the countries in her childhood, she settled in England. She wrote popular novels and short stories, generally on the theme of a young woman moved from a sheltered environment into the outside world, who learns to cope with her new surroundings. Readers praised her likeable characters, charming plots, and intelligent prose. From the description of Susan Ertz letter to Mr. Kernan, 1930 March ...

McEvedy, Colin

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Compton-Burnett, I. (Ivy), 1884-1969

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Ivy Compton-Burnett was born at Pinner, Middlesex, England, June 5, 1884; educated at Addiscombe College, Howard College, and the Royal Holloway College; wrote first novel, Dolores (1911), while a governess for her younger sisters; wrote over twenty novels in her lifetime, receiving the James Tait Black memorial prize for Mother and son (1955); died, London, England, Aug. 27, 1969. From the description of Literary manuscripts, 1948-1963. (University of California, Los Angeles). World...

Ghirshman, Roman.

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Wright, Richard

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Epithet: MD, of Sherborn British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000507.0x0001e2 Epithet: Scrivener, of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000507.0x0001ea Epithet: of Holborn British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000507.0x0001e8 Epithet: of Brington Ma...

Frank, Leonhard, 1882-1961

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Maurois, Andre

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Mutton, F.C.

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Mason, J. Alden

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Nicholas, H.G. (Herbert George), 1911-

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Güiraldes, Ricardo, 1886-1927

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Alexander, William; Street, Arhtur

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Guareschi, Giovanni, 1908-1968

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Carson, Anthony

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Uvarov, E. B. ; Chapman, D. R.

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Gunn, Neil Miller, 1891-1973

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Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001186.0x000385 Neil Miller Gunn was born in Dunbeath, Caithness, Scotland, on 8 November 1891. At the age of 12 he went to live with a married sister in St. John's Town of Dalry, where he was privately educated. He passed the Civil Service examination in 1907 and was appointed to customs and excise officer in Inverness in December 1911. He began writing while s...

Stebbing, L. Susan (Lizzie Susan), 1885-1943

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Cousteau, J. Y.

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Cipolla, C.

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Davis, A. R. (ed.)

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Duffy, James, 1960-

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Lewis, C. Day

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

Chapman, F. Spence

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Lonsdale, Kathleen, Dame, 1903-1971

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Crystallographer and Fellow of the Royal Society. From the description of Correspondence with Charles Alfred Coulson, 1949-1960. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155006501 From the description of Correspondence with Herbert Dingle, ca. 1958-ca. 1976. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84971833 Crystallographer. Fellow of the Royal Society. From the description of Papers. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155006515 ...

Charlton, L. E. O.

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Gardner, Erle Stanley, 1889-1970

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One surmises from one letter that Maude Stevens was an early teacher of Gardner's with whom he kept in touch, sending her two books (cataloged separately) as well as the article. From the description of Letters to Maude Stevens Ingelow, 1956-1965, (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122595320 Epithet: American writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001186.0x0002db American author of detective st...

Blake, William

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Epithet: tanner British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000126.0x00018a Epithet: E India Co.'s Chief in Bengal British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000126.0x000186 William Blake (1757-1827), poet and painter, was born at Broad Street, London, on 28 November 1757. He served an apprenticeship under the engraver James Basire, 1771-1778, befor...

Dickson, Carter, 1906-1977

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Manvell, Roger; Baxter, R. K. N.

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Creswell, K.A.C. (Keppel Archibald Cameron), 1879-1974

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Dixon, Norman and Margaret

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Daniel, Glyn Edmund

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Myers, Elizabeth, 1912-1947

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Golombek, H.

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DUMAS, Alexandre

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Epithet: Père French writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000564.0x00026f Epithet: Fils French writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000765.0x000267 ...

Marshall, Rosamond

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Cowper, William

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Title: 1st Earl Cowper British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001137.0x0003cf Epithet: FRS, Surgeon and Anatomist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000680.0x0001d2 Epithet: poet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000688.0x0001f3 Epithet: M D of Chester ...

Wheeler, Mortimer

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Holme, Constance

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Linklater, Eric, 1899-1974

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Eric Linklater was a Scottish novelist, playwright, poet, essayist, satirist, biographer, and military historian. From the description of Eric Linklater collection of papers, 1932-1967. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122430904 From the guide to the Eric Linklater collection of papers, 1932-1967, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Epithet: writer British Library Archive...

Jerome, Jerome K. (Jerome Klapka), 1859-1927

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Jerome K. Jerome was an English novelist, biographer, playwright, essayist, and short-story writer. From the description of Jerome Klapka Jerome collection of papers,f1892-1926. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122579856 From the guide to the Jerome Klapka Jerome collection of papers, 1892-1926, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Jerome K. Jerome was a popular English humorist. Born...

Muir, Kenneth (ed.)

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Gray, James

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Epithet: of Laurieston, Commissioner for county Kincardineshire British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000982.0x000023 Epithet: of Add MS 45877 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000982.0x000020 Epithet: of Regent Square, London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000...

Branch, Pamela, 1920-1967

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Bacharach, A.L. (Alfred Louis), 1891-1966

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Archer, Peter, 1926-2012

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Fischer, Louis, 1896-1970

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Louis Fischer (1896-1970) was an American teacher, lecturer, foreign correspondent, and writer. An expert on the Soviet Union, he wrote a biography of Lenin as well as one of Mahatama Gandhi. From the guide to the Louis Fischer papers, ca. 1909-1950, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) Journalist; author and editor of numerous articles and books about the Soviet Union published from 1917-1969: Four of his books are: Gandhi and Stalin, Men and Po...

Manvell, Roger

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Innes, Michael, 1906-1994

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Dixon, Margaret; Dixon, W. Norman

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Cobban, Alfred

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Russell, Gordon; Groag, Jacques

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Williams, J.H.

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Epithet: fl 1850 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000757.0x00017e ...

Hartley, Anthony (ed.)

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Thompson, Sylvia, 1902-1968

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Hurst, Fannie

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American author, lecturer, and commentator. From the description of Papers, ca. 1910s-1965. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122547416 American author; prominent in philanthropic and civic affairs. From the description of Papers, 1913-1968. (Washington University in St. Louis). WorldCat record id: 28419697 Hurst expressed her reformist views on the rights of women, homosexuals, and Europe...

Fabre, J. H.

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Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001

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American author. From the description of Typed letter signed : Jackson, Miss., to Charles Ryskamp, Director of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1985 Jan. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270875021 The short story writer and novelist Eudora Alice Welty was born on April 13, 1909, in Jackson, Miss. In 1946 she published Delta wedding, her first novel. Her novel The optimist's daughter won the Pulitzer Prize in 1969. She was a lecturer and writer-in-residence at numerous colleges....

Hudson, W. H.

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Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961

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American novelist and short story writer. From the description of Dashiell Hammett Papers, 1923-1974. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 85058436 Samuel Dashiell Hammett was born in St. Mary's County, Maryland on May 27, 1894 to a family long in the county. After working as a youth to help support his family, he left home in 1914 and worked as a detective before enlisting in the U.S. Army during Wo...

Curwen, Harold, 1885-1949

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English printer. From the description of Letters : London, to Claud Lovat Fraser, 1920 Oct. 14 and undated. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 27556267 ...

Suttie, Ian D.

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Gaunt, William

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Lewis, Ethelreda (ed.)

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Rosenthal, Ernst

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Williams, William Emrys

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Rabelais, Francois

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Horne, Donald.

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Donald Horne, author, editor and academic, was born in Sydney in 1921. He began a career in journalism with the Sydney Daily Telegraph (1945). In 1958 he became founding editor of the Observer, and served two terms as editor with the Bulletin (1961-1962, 1967-1972). In 1973 he began teaching political science at the University of NSW and became Associate Professor in 1981 and Emeritus Professor in 1987. The award-winning The lucky country (1964) was his first published book. From the...

Griffith, Wyn

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Woodham-Smith, Cecil, 1896-1977

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English author; biographer of Queen Victoria; d. 1977. From the description of Cecil Woodham-Smith collection, 1955-1977 (bulk 1955-1964). (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70954217 ...

Garratt, G. T.

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Anand, Mulk Raj, 1905-2004

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Mulk Raj Anand was a popular and prolific Indian novelist known for his realistic portrayal of India's poor. While living in London, he became politically active in India's independence movement, and wrote numerous tracts about Indian art and culture. From the description of Mulk Raj Anand letter and photographs, ca. 1950? (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 52281215 Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : P...

Blake, Peter.

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Peter Blake was a noted architect and author of architectural publications. He was associated with "Architectural Forum," a leading and influential journal, from 1942 to 1972, as a contributing author, associate editor, managing editor, and as its editor in chief, a position he held from 1964 to 1972. From 1955 to 1957 he was the architecture editor of "House and Home." He also was chief publisher of "Architecture Plus" from 1972-1975. He was the author of more than 15 books includi...

Ward, Russel Braddock

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Ingersoll, Ralph

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Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924

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Joseph Conrad, a major British writer, was born in Poland and became a British subject in 1887. After a twenty year career at sea, he published his first novel, "Almayer's Folly" (1895), successfully launching his writing career. From the description of Letters-Manuscripts, 1908-1913. (Temple University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122588887 Novelist and short story writer who was born Jozef Konrad Teodor Korzeniowski in Berdichev, Ukraine, and became a British citizen in...

Thucydides

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Turgenev, I. S.

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Ferris, Paul

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Jacobs, W.W. (William Wymark), 1863-1943

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English short story writer. From the description of William Wymark Jacobs letters, [ca. 1900]-1943. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 496102616 English author of sea stories. From the description of The boatswain's watch : autograph manuscript signed of the short story, 1896 Jan. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269550203 ...

Furneaux, Rupert

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Williams, W. T. ; Savage, G. H.

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Waddington, C.H. (Conrad Hal), 1905-1975

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Rowe, W. H.

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Willetts, William Y., 1918-...

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Bell, Josephine

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Hunt, R. N. Carew

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Peters, Richard, 1780-1848

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Peters practiced law in Philadelphia, was soliciter of Philadelphia County (1822-1825), and was appointed U.S. Supreme Court reporter in 1827. From the description of Letter to G. D. Wall, Esq., 9 July 1819. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 237380122 Richard Peters (1779-1848) was the executor/trustee of his father Richard Peters' (1744-1828) estates at Belmont and undivided parts of Mantua properties. From the description of Estate cash Account,...

Twain, Mark, 1835-1910

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Mark Twain (b. Samuel Langhorne Clemens, November 30, 1835, Florida, MO – d. April 21, 1910, Redding, CT) was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. Among his novels are The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885). Twain served an apprenticeship with a printer and then worked as a typesetter, contributing articles to the newspaper of his older brother Orion Clemens. He later became a riverboat pilot on the Mississipp...

Moravia, Alberto, 1907-1990

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Moravia was an Italian writer also known by the pseudonym of Alberto Pincherle. From the description of Vita di Moravia: conversations with Alain Elkann, [ca. 1990]. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612223071 ...

Clark, Kenneth

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MacDonald, Philip

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Lapp, Ralph E.

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Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957

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Sayers was a British novelist, translator and apologist for the Christian faith. From the description of Dorothy L. Sayers letters and poems, 1913-1952. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 271111369 Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000471.0x00016b Novelist and playwright. From the description of Letters, to Maurice Browne, 1936-1947. (University of Michigan). Wor...

Williams, William Emrys, Sir, active 1918-1967, sec The Arts Council

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Epithet: Sec British Institute of Adult Education British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001296.0x0002c3 Epithet: sec The Arts Council British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000209.0x00032f ...

Meredith, George

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Baker, Dorothy

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Lehmann, Rosamond, 1901-1990

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Rosamond Lehmann was an author, editor, and translator, probably most widely known as a novelist. Born in England to a well-to-do Edwardian family, she attended Cambridge and found success with her first novel, the semiautobiographical Dusty Answer. Her work had a particularly feminine quality, featuring lyrical prose and psychological insight, but slightly repetitive plots; she was often compared with Virginia Woolf as a stylist with a strongly feminine perspective. She also served as vice-pres...

Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson, 1873-1945

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American novelist. From the description of Letter, 1940 Apr. 25, Richmond, Va., to John W. Garley, Bayonne, N.J. [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647808544 From the description of Letters to James J. Murray [manuscript], 1939-1943. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647812081 American author. From the description of Letter [manuscript]: Richmond, Va., to Dr. Kenneth Wood, 1942 December 14. (University of Virginia). W...

Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914?

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Ambrose Bierce was born in Horse Cave Creek, Ohio, on June 24, 1842. After military service in the Civil War, he settled in San Francisco, where he met Mark Twain and became a columnist and writer. Bierce became known for his sharp, sarcastic wit while writing for the "Argonaut," the "Wasp," and the "San Francisco Examiner." A member of the Bohemian Club, he became acquainted with many of the prominent San Francisco authors. After his retirement Bierce traveled into Texas and toward Mexico, at a...

Badmin, S. R. (Stanley Roy), 1906-1989

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Mackenzie, Compton, 1883-1972

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Compton Mackenzie, British novelist, playwright and biographer. From the description of The Windsor tapestry scrapbook, 1938-1975. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82976285 From the description of The Windsor tapestry scrapbook, 1938-1975. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702163412 Sir Compton Mackenzie was a Scottish novelist, playwright, literary and music critic, and essayist. From the description of Sir Compton Mackenzie collection of papers, 1906-1952. ...

Betjeman, John

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Sir John Betjeman (1906-1984), poet, broadcaster and architectural historian, was the son of E. E. Betjeman and was educated at Marlborough College before going up to Magdalen College, Oxford in 1925. He married Penelope Valentine Hester (ne Chetwode) in 1933, and the couple had one son and a daughter. He began publishing poetry and pieces on topography and architecture, subjects which continued to occupy him throughout his life, in the Twenties and obtained a job at The Architectur...

Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826

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Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was an American statesman and third president of the United States. From the description of Thomas Jefferson letter, 1809. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367818629 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was the third president of the United States, born in Goochland (now Albemarle County), Virginia. He was a member of the Virginia House of Burgesses from 1769 to 1775, and with R. H. Lee and Patrick Henry initiated the inter-colonial committee of correspond...

Lynch, Patricia

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Hodgkin, Thomas

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Epithet: historian British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000412.0x00015f Epithet: physician British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001124.0x00004b Epithet: Commissary of Musters at Port Royal British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_1000000...

Chehov, Anton

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Marrison, L. W. (Leslie William)

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Miller, Wade (Wade, Bob; Miller, Bill)

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Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977

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Vladimir Nabokov was a Russian and American novelist, poet, short-story writer, lecturer, and literary critic. From the description of Vladimir Nabokov papers, 1918-1987 bulk (1934-1975) [microform]. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 210012737 From the description of Vladimir Nabokov papers, 1918-1987 bulk (1934-1975). (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122465556 From the guide to the Vladimir Nabokov papers, 1918-1987, 1934-1975, (The New Y...

Drummond, V. H.

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Violet Hilda Drummond was born in July, 1911, in London. She became head of V. H. Drummond Productions Ltd., which produced a series of cartoons for the BBC. She was also an author and illustrator of children's books, and was awarded the Kate Greenway Medal of Library Association for her work in Mrs Easter and the Stork . Biographical source: Something About the Author, vol. 6 From the guide to the Violet H. Drummond Papers, 1957, (University of Minnesota Lib...

Ettlinger, L. D. ; Holloway, R. G.

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PALMER, A W.

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Holman, Hugh

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Kesset, Neil; Walton, Henry

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Carter, E. J. ; Goldfinger, Erno

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Rojas, Fernando de, -1541

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Latourette, Kenneth Scott, 1884-1968

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Kenneth Scott Latourette was born in Oregon City, Oregon on August 6, 1884. He was educated at Linfield College in Oregon and Yale University. Latourette was a professor of history at Reed College and Denison University and a professor of missions at Yale University. He held leadership positions in the following organizations: American Baptist Convention and Foreign Mission Society, American Historical Association, Far Eastern Association, International Committee of Y.M.C.A.'s, Japan Internation...

Baker, George

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Epithet: organist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000208.0x0001b2 Epithet: Lieutenant-Colonel British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x000199 Epithet: of Add MS 36029 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x00019e Epithet: of the National As...

Macleish, Archibald

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Archibald MacLeish (1892-1982) was an American poet. Kaiser is a professor of comparative literature at Harvard. From the description of Letters to Walter Jacob Kaiser, 1955-1957 and undated. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612367921 MacLeish (1892-1982) was a Pulitzer Prize winning American poet, playwright, teacher, librarian of Congress, and public official. He was also Boylston professor at Harvard (1949-1962). From the description of Scratch : manu...

Ayer, A. J.

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Jones, Barbara, Dr.

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Created by Barbara Jones during the course of her career as an artist and illustrator. From the guide to the Barbara Jones Collection, c 1950-1989, (Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books) ...

Gustafson, Ralph ed.

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Ferrier, Winifred; also Cardus, Neville (ed.)

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Atkinson, Eleanor, 1863-1942

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Hubbard, C. E.

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Bristowe, W.S. (William Syer)

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Bindoff, S.T. (Stanley Thomas), 1908-

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S.T. Bindoff was born 8 April 1908 in Hove, Sussex, to Thomas Henry and Mary Bindoff. He was educated at Brighton Grammar School and University College London, where he achieved a BA (History Hons) in 1929 and an MA with a mark of distinction in 1933. After graduation he worked as a research assistant, a professional indexer and a history tutor. He worked at University College London from 1935-45, as an Assistant Lecturer and then a Lecturer in History. During World War ...

Crowther, J. G.

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Woodman, Dorothy

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Epithet: Miss of the Union of Democratic Control British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000613.0x00033a ...

Lofts, Norah, 1904-1983

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English author; writer of historical fiction; d. 1983. From the description of Norah Lofts collection, 1969. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70966977 ...

Kochan, Lionel

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Macaulay, Mary

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Tracy, Honor

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Lehmann, John

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Worsley-Gough, Barbara

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Meikle, Henry; Beattie, William (eds.)

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Steed, Wickham

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Mitchell, Gladys, 1901-1983

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Belgion, Montgomery, 1892-....

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Rice, Craig, 1908-1957

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Collier, John

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Newsom, J. H.

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Rayner, John

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Epithet: Surveyor-General to Catharine of Braganza British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000877.0x000399 Epithet: of Add MS 38729 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000877.0x000397 Epithet: of Add MS 44973 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:...

Mann, Thomas

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Brahms, Caryl; Simon, S. J.

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MacMahon, A. F. Magri

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Fast, Howard

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Forbes, Rosita

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Sutton, O.G. (Oliver Graham)

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Caesar, ...

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Epithet: of Add MS 4302 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000987.0x00031e ...

Marquess of Londonderry, The

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Fast, Julius (ed.)

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Hoyle, Fred; Hoyle, Geoffrey

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Banks, F. R. (ed.)

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Bates, Ralph

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Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000210.0x00006b ...

Hynd, Alan

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Ashley, Maurice

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Bisson, Laurence (ed.)

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Weldon, Thomas Dewar, 1896-1958

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Burns, Walter Noble, 1872-1932

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Journalist, author of Western fiction. From the description of Walter Noble Burns papers, 1908-1932 (bulk 1922-1932). (University of Arizona). WorldCat record id: 30636811 Walter N. Burns was a journalist and author of Western fiction From the guide to the Walter Noble Burns papers, 1908-1964 (bulk 1922-1932), (University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections) ...

Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986

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After Isherwood dropped out of Cambridge University in 1925, he became the private secretary to the French violinist André Mangeot. Mangeot's son, Sylvain, the manuscript's illustrator, would become the Diplomatic Editor for the Reuters News Agency and the author of The Adventures of a Manchurian: The Story of Lobsang Thondup (Collins, 1974). From the description of People one ought to know : autograph manuscript signed : [London], January 1926. (New York Public Library). WorldCat r...

Dent, Edward J. (Edward Joseph), 1876-1957

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Epithet: musicologist and translator British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001296.0x00021f Edward Joseph Dent (1876-1957), musicologist, was born at Ribston Hall, Wetherby, Yorkshire, on 26 July 1876. He attended Eton and King's College, Cambridge, where he was a Fellow, 1902-1908 and from 1926 until his death. Dent was Professor of Music at the university, 1926-1941. He published pioneering studies in English on Ale...

Morse, Mary (Mary L.)

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Blixen, Karen

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Urquhart, Fred, 1912-1995

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Frederick Burrows Urquhart was born on July 12, 1912, in Edinburgh, Scotland. He is acknowledged as both a novelist and short story writer, but achieved recognition from his short stories. Urquhart also spent time editing and reviewing books. The constant theme of his stories centers upon the lives of ordinary people, especially violence and cruelty towards women. His education took place in village schools in Scotland until 1927, when at fifteen he left school to work f...

Xhesser, Eustace

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Story, Jack Trevor

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Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel ˜deœ, 1547-1616

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Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, (born September 29?, 1547, Alcalá de Henares, Spain—died April 22, 1616, Madrid), was a Spanish novelist, playwright, and poet. He is the author of Don Quixote. Britannica (2 April 2018): https://www.britannica.com/biography/Miguel-de-Cervantes ...

Gowers, Ernest, 1880-1966

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Sitwell, Osbert

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Wechsberg, Joseph, 1907-1983

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Author, lawyer, and musician. Died 1983. From the description of Papers of Joseph Wechsberg, 1943-1983 (bulk 1964-1979). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71069069 Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000210.0x000222 Biographical Note 1907, Aug. 29 Born, Mährisch-Ostrau, Austro...

Copleston, F. C.

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Casteret, Norbert, 1897-?

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Apollonius of Rhodes

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Jacobs, Arthur (ed.)

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Johnson, James Weldon

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Keating, H.R.F. (Henry Reymond Fitzwalter), 1926-2011

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Carrel, Alexis, 1873-1944

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Wilson, Francesca M.

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Traven, Bruno

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Bruno Traven (d. 1969) a mysterious author, perhaps American, perhaps German, born in 1882 or 1890, lived in Mexico for much of his writing life. He signed his name Hal Croves in the letters in this collection. From the guide to the Papers by or about B. Traven, 1950-1977., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) ...

Flaubert, Gustave, 1821-1880

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Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000208.0x0002a1 French writer. From the description of Travel notes, ca. 1851. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80148606 Gustave Flaubert, a 19th century French novelist, known primarily for his first novel Madame Bovary, published in 1857 and for his collected letters. From the description of Doria: manuscript, [ca. 1851]. (Temple...

Vailland, Roger

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Parkinson, C. Northcote (Cyril Northcote), 1909-1993

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Evans, A. J. (ed.)

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Wright, David (ed.)

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Masefield, John, 1878-1967

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The English poet, playwright and novelist, John Masefield was born in 1878 in Ledbury. After running away to sea early (when he was thirteen) he settled in London from 1897 and devoted himself to writing. Later he moved to Oxford which was where he lived when most of the following collection was produced. Masefield became Poet Laureate in 1930 and was awarded the Order of Merit in 1935. Among his more notable works are, some early reflections of his maritime experiences in Salt Water Ballads (19...

Dickens, Monica

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Roberts, Denys Kilham, 1903-1976

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English poet. From the description of Correspondence, 1930-1967. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 28410599 British association official and author. From the description of Correpondence, 1930-1964. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233117471 ...

Manvell, Roger (ed.)

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Stow, Randolph

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Albright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971

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Orientalist, Professor of Semitic Languages, Johns Hopkins University, 1929-1958. From the description of Papers, 1916-1972 (inclusive). (Harvard University, Divinity School Library). WorldCat record id: 181964363 William Foxwell Albright was an Orientalist, archaeologist, and linguist. He received his Ph.D. from John Hopkins in 1916 and then took a professorship there in 1927, and was the W. W. Spence Professor of Semitic Languages, 1930-1958. Albright was the ...

Huysmans, J. -K.

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Holmes, H. H. (Boucher, Anthony)

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Fisher, James

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Epithet: tailor British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001161.0x000150 ...

Hughes, Emmet John, 1920-....

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Epithet: of 'Life' magazine British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000866.0x0003b3 Hughes, a Princeton Class of 1941 graduate, served in military intelligence in Spain during World War II. After the war he worked in Europe for Time-Life International as a journalist. Later, Hughes was an aide and speechwriter for Dwight D. Eisenhower during various leaves of absence from Time-Life, Inc. He drafted speeches for Eisenho...

Phillips, Hubert

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Prevost, Abbe

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Guillaume, Alfred, 1888-1965

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Bentley, Phyllis

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Cheyney, Peter, 1896-1951

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Morley, Christopher

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Crammer, A. L. ; Peierls, R. E. (eds.)

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Bagley, J. J. (John Joseph), 1908-1989

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Berger, John

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Bemelmans, Ludwig, 1898-1962

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Ludwig Bemelmans (1898-1962), author, painter, and illustrator. From the description of Ludwig Bemelmans letters and other material, 1938-1962. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702199017 Ludwig Bemelmans was born in Meron, Tirol, Austria in 1898. He came to the United States in 1914. He attended schools in Austria before dropping out at age 16. He became a writer, illustrator, humorist, painter, and writer of books for children. He is best known for his stories about a little ...

Rice, Margery Spring

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Chadwick, Paxton

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Peierls, R. E. ; Enogat, John (eds.)

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Saint Luke

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Saville-Sneath, R. A.

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Farrell, James T. (James Thomas), 1904-1979

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James T. Farrell (1904-1979) was an Irish-American novelist, short story writer, journalist, travel writer, poet, and literary critic. Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, he attended the University of Chicago and published his first short story in 1929. He is best known for his Studs Lonigan trilogy and for his A note on Literary Criticism, in which he described two types of the American Marxist character. From the guide to the James T. Farrell Collection, 1953-1961, (Special Colle...

Baker, Canon A. E.

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Sassoon, Siegfried, 1886-1967

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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...

Harrison, R.J.

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Gogarty, Oliver St. John, 1878-1957

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Irish writer Oliver St. John Gogarty's (1878-1957) works were influenced by his career as a physician and his involvement in politics. Gogarty developed friendships with other members of the Irish Literary Renaissance, such as James Joyce and W. B. Yeats. Gogarty's poems were lauded by colleagues such as Yeats and George Russell (A.E.). Gogarty also published works under pseudonyms. Known as a satirist, Gogarty's works sometimes inspired controversy. From the description of Oliver St...

Draper, Elizabeth

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Epithet: of Stony-Stratford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000575.0x000196 ...

Times, The

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Watson, Colin

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Ervine, St. John

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Rubinstein, Ronald

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Tressall, Robert

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Asquith, Margot, 1864-1945

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British author. From the guide to the Margot Asquith autograph and photograph, 1926, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) 1894 married Herbert Asquith. Epithet: née Tennant, political hostess and diarist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000350.0x00008d ...

Segal, Ronald

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Stapledon, R. G. ; Davies, William

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