Donald and Katharine Foley Collection of Penguin Books, post 1965

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Donald and Katharine Foley Collection of Penguin Books, post 1965

Donald and Katharine Foley Collection of Penguin Books, post 1965

Collection includes about 570 Penguin books published after 1965.

circa 500 vols.

eng,

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Alan Alexander Milne (b. January 18, 1882, London, England-d. January 31, 1956, Hartfield, England) was born to John Vine Milne, the headmaster of Henley House School, and Sarah Maria Heginbotham Milne. Known best for his children’s stories, Milne was also a prolific essayist, playwright, and mystery writer. As a child, Milne attended his father’s school, where H. G. Wells was one of his instructors. Beginning at age eleven, Milne attended Westminster School and later en...

Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898

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See Lewis Carroll in many other sources for biographical information. From the guide to the Charles Lutwidge Dodgson collection, undated, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc]) Dodgson is better known as Lewis Carroll, author of Alice in wonderland. From the description of [Letter, 18]94 Mar. 29, Ch.Ch., Oxford [to Mabel Scott] / C. L. Dodgson. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 213330160 Charles Dodgson w...

Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (b. August 29, 1749, Free Imperial City of Frankfurt-d. March 22, 1832, Weimar) was a German poet, playwright, novelist, and natural scientist. He is often ranked with Shakespeare and Dante as one of the three most important poets in history. Goethe gained early fame with The Sorrows of Young Werther, published in 1774, but his most famous work is Faust, a poetic drama in two parts....

Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862

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Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616

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

Austen, Jane, 1775-1817

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Jane Austen (b. December 16, 1775, Steventon, Hampshire, England–d. July 18, 1817, Winchester, England) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Her use of biting irony, along with her realism and social commentary, have earned her acclaim among critics and scholars. With the publications of Sense and Sensibility (1811), Pride and Prejudice (1813), Mansfield Park (1814)...

Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900

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Stephen Crane was a novelist, poet, and journalst. He was born November 1, 1871, at 14 Mulberry Place, Newark, New Jersey. Crane is best known for his novel The Red Badge of Courage (1895) that depicted the experiences of a soldier in the Civil War. During the Spanish-American War (1898), Crame served as a correspondent. In 1897, he moved to England and met Joseph Conrad and Henry James. Crane died of tuberclosis in 1900. From the description of Newark Stephen Crane collection, 1897-...

Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005

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American playwright and novelist. From the description of Collection, 1936-1979. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34363746 From the description of Manuscripts, 1952-1953. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122412075 From the description of Arthur Miller collection, 1936-1979. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 66895316 Arthur Miller, playwright. From the description of The crucible : screen...

Irving, Washington, 1783-1859

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Washington Irving (b. April 3, 1783, New York City-d. November 28, 1859, Sunnyside, Tarrytown, New York), American author, wrote his first popular work, A History of New York, under the pseudonym Diedrich Knickerbocker. He continued to write stories and essays which made him the outstanding figure in American literature of his time and established his reputation abroad. In 1826 Irving went to Spain to work at the American embassy in Madrid, then at the American legation in London, before returni...

Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849

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

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

Dahl, Roald, 1916-1990

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Roald Dahl (b. September 13, 1916, Cardiff, Wales – d. November 23, 1990, Oxford, England) was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, and screenwriter. Born in Wales to Norwegian parents, Dahl served in the Royal Air Force during the World War II as a fighter pilor and intelligence officer. He rose to prominence in the 1940s with works for both children and adults.Welsh short story writer and children's author. From the description of Papers of Roald Dahl [manuscript], 1980...

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

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Langton, Jane

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Author and teacher of writing. Graduate of the University of Michigan (B.S., 1944 and M.A., 1945) and Radcliffe College (M.A., 1948). From the description of Correspondence, 1981-1983, with Carlton F. Wells. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34364905 Author of children's books and suspense novels; resident of Lincoln, Mass.; b. 1922. From the description of Vanderhoof Hardware Store booklet, 2004. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 244566231 Jane...

Darwin, Charles Ben, 1822-1901

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Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882) was the grandson of Erasmus Darwin of Lichfield and Josiah Wedgwood. He entered the University of Edinburgh in 1825 to study medicine, intending to follow his father Robert's career as a doctor. However, Darwin found himself unenthusiastic about his studies, including that of geology, and left Edinburgh without graduating in 1827. Forming the intention of entering the church, Darwin came up to Cambridge in 1828, and though not finding the formal studies any more...

Flexner, Eleanor, 1908-1995

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Women's historian and author, Flexner (Swarthmore College, A.B., 1930) was the author of American Playwrights, 1918-1938 (1938, 1966), Century of Struggle (1959, 1975), and Mary Wollstonecraft: a Biography (1972). She served as consultant to Notable American Women, 1607-1950 (1971) for which she wrote a dozen biographies. From the description of Papers, 1895?-1995 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006962 ...

Odell, Peter R.

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Ekelof, Gunnar

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Williams, Gwyn A.

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Professor Gwyn Alf Williams was a leading Welsh historian and political activist. As a historian, his interests encompassed medieval London, the French Revolution, early 19th century political radicalism, and the history and historiography of modern Wales. Among his publications were Artisans and sans culottes (1968), The Merthyr Rising (1978) , Madoc: the making of a myth (1980) and When was Wales? (1985). In later life, Professor Williams became well known as a TV broadcaster, pre...

Piaget, Jean, 1896-1980

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Jean Piaget (1896-1980) was educated at the Universities of Neuch tel, Zurich and Paris. He was Professor of Philosophy at Neuch tel, 1926-9, Professor of Child Psychology and History of Scientific Thought at the University of Geneva, 1929-37, and Professor of General Psychology at the University of Lausanne, 1937-54. From 1929 onwards he was Director of the International Bureau of Education and co-Director of the Institute of Scientific Education from 1933. From the guide to the Pap...

Dickinson, Peter, 1934-

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Created by Peter Dickinson during the course of his career as a writer, from the 1960s to 2004. The following explanatory notes were supplied by Peter Dickinson to provide further information and explanation on the context of creation: '1.) Editors. The documents in the catalogue tend to distort my relationship with my various editors, partly because before the coming of e-mail it was always simpler to telephone London than it was Boston or New York, and unti...

Treman, Rose

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Maniaty, Tony, 1949-

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Crispin, Edmund, 1921-1978

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Lifton, Robert Jay

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Reed, Miss

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Renault, Mary

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ACKERMAN, JAMES S.

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Montaigne, Michel de, 1533-1592

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Larson, Erik.

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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...

Webb, Kaye; Bicknell, Treld

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McLellan, David

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Creeley, Robert (ed.)

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Foley, Donald L.

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Feldman, Irving, 1928-...

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Gausden, Christa and Nicholas Crane

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McCabe, Cameron

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Staniszewski, Mary Anne

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Milne, Christopher, 1950-

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de la Mahotiere, Stuart

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

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Lamott, Anne

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Raybon, Ptricia

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Monjo, F.N.

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F. N. (Ferdinand Nicolas) Monjo was born August 28, 1924 in Stamford, Connecticut. He graduated from Columbia University in 1946 and worked as an editor and later assistant director and vice president and editorial director in Books for Boys and Girls at several major publishing companies. In 1968 he published his first book for children, Indian Summer, the story of a frontier woman's struggle to save her family. During the 1970s Monjo published many other works of historical fiction, most writt...

Barberis, Maurizio

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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 ...

Webb, Kaye (ed.)

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Donleavy, J.P. (James Patrick), 1926-

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U.S. novelist and playwright. From the description of Works, correspondence, and photographs 1955, nd. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122365916 ...

Constantine, David (ed.)

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Soouthall, Ivan

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Norman, Howard

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Ireson, Barbara

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Morris, William and Mary

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Ellison, Jennifer, 1957-

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Tribole, Evelyn, 1959-

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Paglia, Camille, 1947-....

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Gray, Alasdair

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Schapiro, Leonard, 1908-1983

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British political scientist. From the description of Leonard Bertram Schapiro papers, 1928-1984. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 123373277 Biographical/Historical Note British political scientist. From the guide to the Leonard Bertram Schapiro papers, 1928-1984, (Hoover Institution Archives) ...

Dinan, Carolyn.

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Chapman, Carol

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Rivera, Edward

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Schaeffer, K. H. ; Sclar, Elliot

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Johnson, James Weldon

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Durrell, Gerald, 1925-1995

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Kundera, Milan

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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 ...

Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790

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Benjamin Franklin (b. January 17, 1706, Boston, MA-d. April 17, 1790, Philadelphia, PA) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, freemason, postmaster, scientist, inventor, humorist, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. As a scientist, he was a major figure in the American Enlightenment and the history of physics for his discoveries and theories regarding electricity. As an inventor, he is known for the ligh...

Sichel, Allan

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Gash, Jonathan

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Quinn, Derry

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Boll, Heinrich

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Augustine, Saint

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Bellow, Saul

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Higgins, George V., 1939-1999

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Buford, Bill ed.

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Trevor, William

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Carlyle, Thomas

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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...

Stout, Rex

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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...

Castiglione, Baldesar

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Boethius, Axel

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Symons, Julian, 1912-1994

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Julian Symons was an English novelist, poet, essayist, literary critic, short-story writer, historian, and biographer. From the description of Julian Symons collection of papers, 1933-1967. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122531794 From the guide to the Julian Symons collection of papers, 1929]-1967, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) British poet, novelist, historian, and critic J...

Morris, Ivan

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Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm

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Hardy, Thomas

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Epithet: of the I of Wight British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000132.0x000106 Epithet: Minister of Fowlis-Wester, county Perthshire British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000132.0x000105 Epithet: radical politician British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000132.0x00010...

Ballantyne, Sheila

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Sillitoe, Alan F.

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Matterson, E. M.

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Lunn, Janet

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Kaplan, David Michael

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Davis, Elizabeth

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Mormon Relief Society leader. From the guide to the Elizabeth Davis letter, 1877, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) ...

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...

Carpenter, Rhys, 1889-1980

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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...

Beatty, Paul

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James, Matthew R. (Matthew Ronald)

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Collins, Wilkie

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De Paor, Liam

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Dobyns, Stephen

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Jordan, Winthrop D.

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Reich, Charles

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Keillor, Garrison.

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Greene, Graham

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Scieszka, John story; Johnson, Steve paintings

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Feininger, Andreas, 1906-1999

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d. February 18, 1999. From the description of Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. (Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)). WorldCat record id: 82401911 ...

Thorn, John, 1947-....

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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) ...

Rimbaud, Arthur, 1854-1891

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Epithet: poet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000297.0x000348 ...

Thompson, Flora

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Flora Thompson (1876-1947), writer, was born Flora Jane Timms, the daughter of stonemason Albert and his wife Emma of Juniper Hill on the Oxfordshire and Northamptonshire border. She left school at fourteen to work in the village post office at Fringford. After marrying, she and her husband John William Thompson moved first to Bournemouth, where she won a magazine essay competition in 1911. From 1916, the couple ran the post office in Liphook, Hampshire, where she began to write in ...

Raskin, Ellen

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Ellen Raskin was born on March 13, 1928 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She attended the University of Wisconsin at Madison from 1945 to 1949, and during the 1950s worked as a commercial illustrator and designer. Ellen Raskin illustrated her first book, Happy Christmas, edited by Claire Huchet Bishop, in 1956, and throughout her career illustrated both adult and juvenile books, with an emphasis on the latter. Ellen Raskin illustrated works by other authors on a variety of topics including poetry, mathe...

Eliot, George, 1819-1880

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Born Mary Ann Evans in 1819, George Eliot was the daughter of a land agent who managed estates in the rural midlands, a formative experience that gave her an insight into country society that later greatly influenced and enriched her first works of fiction. At different times of her life, she also spelled her name as Mary Anne, Marian, and Marianne, adopting the pen-name of Eliot only after her first work of fiction was published in 1857. Eliot was brought up in a narrow...

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...

Polenberg, Richard

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Livy

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Jacoby, Oswald; Crawford, John R.

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Wiserman, Stephen (ed.)

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Adams, Richard, 1920-....

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Epithet: gunner of HMS 'Nightingale' British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000741.0x0000fd Epithet: of Add MS 36063 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000741.0x000100 Epithet: son of John Adams, of East Hoadly British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000741.0x000105 ...

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...

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....

Lamport, F. J. (ed.)

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Jennings, Paul, 1943-....

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Smollett, T. (Tobias), 1721-1771

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English novelist. From the description of Autograph promissory note for £100, signed : London, payable "thirty days after sight," to William Strahan, and addressed to Alexander Telfer of Symington, 1758 May 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270664540 From the description of Autograph promissory note for £50, signed : Bath, 1766 Mar. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270664536 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Chelsea, to the printer, William Straha...

Drabble, Margaret, 1939-....

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English authors. From the description of Margaret Drabble collection, 1963-1982. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70962613 Author. From the description of Letters, ca. 1974-1975. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 237005957 Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000499.0x000205 ...

Arvill, Robert, 1920-

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Boldt, Laurence G.

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Adams, Alice

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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...

Updike, John

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American novelist. From the description of Rich in Russia : corrected typescript signed, ca. 1969. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122552988 John Updike, born 18 March 1932, in Shillington, Pennsylvania, was a novelist, critic, short story writer, poet, essayist, and dramatist; he died 27 January 2009. From the description of John Updike letters and manuscript short story, "Killing," 1976-1981. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 6714887...

Gilbert, Michael

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Baldick, Robert (ed.)

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Aristophanes, of Byzantium, 257 B.C.-180 B.C.

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Shannon, Monica

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McDonnell, Christine

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Krin, Sylvie

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Lish, Gordon

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Lish was born and raised in Hewlett, New York, and graduated from the University of Arizona. He became founder and editor of the avant-garde literary magazine Genesis West, and went on to serve as editor for Esquire from 1969-1977 and Alfred A. Knopf from 1977-1995. Known as Captain Fiction, Lish mentored and championed several of the most prominent American authors of the second half of the 20th century, including Raymond Carver, Don DeLillo, Cynthia Ozick, Barry Hannah, Richard Ford, Amy Hempe...

Moberg, Vilhelm, 1898-1973

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Swedish author. From the description of Rid i natt! Skådespel i tre akter (9 tablåerx) : playscript, circa 1942. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79455664 ...

Greene, Constance C.

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American author of children's and young adult fiction; known forher series about "Al" a young non-conformist and her family and friends. From the description of Isabelle shows her stuff : production material, ca. 1984-1990. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 62405984 From the description of Star shine : production material, [1985?]. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 62405987 American author of children's and young a...

Poston, Elizabeth (ed.)

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Foley, Gerald

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Spencer, Elizabeth, 1921-....

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Writer Elizabeth Spencer was born in 1921 in Carrollton, Miss. Spencer married John Rusher in 1956 and was sometimes known as Elizabeth Rusher among friends and family. Spencer taught writing at Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, 1976-1986, and at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1986-1992. From the description of Elizabeth Spencer papers, 1911-2003 (bulk 1999-2003. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 59109545 Writer Elizabeth Spen...

Anderson, Hans Christian

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London, Jack (John L.)

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Douglass, Frederick

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Frederick Douglass was a black lawyer, minister, and teacher of New Bern, N.C. During the 1880s and 1890s he handled the pension applications of many blacks who served in the United States Army and United States Navy during the Civil War. From the description of Frederick C. Douglass papers, 1873-1958, (bulk 1887-1896) [manuscript]. (East Carolina University). WorldCat record id: 310760586 ...

Kennedy, Margaret, 1896-1967

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Margaret Kennedy was an English novelist, playwright, biographer, and critic. Born in London and educated at Oxford, she began publishing novels around the time she married barrister Sir David Davies. She achieved early success with The Constant Nymph, widely considered her best work, and continued to publish novels, as well as adapting works for stage and screen, and publishing a biography of Jane Austen. From the description of Margaret Kennedy letters to Curtis Brown, 1928-1929. (...

Caple, John

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Boyd, William

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Karr, Mary

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Doerr, Harriet

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American writer. From the description of Harriet Doerr papers, 1976-2003. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754866667 Biography Harriet Doerr was born in Pasadena, California, in 1910. She has lived much of her life in Mexico and now resides in her hometown. Educated at Smith College and Stanford University in the late 1920s, she returned to Stanford in 1977 to earn a bachelor's degree and do graduate work in fiction writing...

Warga, Wayne

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Hansen, Joseph

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Biographical Note 1910 June 16 Born, Salt Lake City, Utah 1928 1934 Attended University of Utah part-time 1931 Married Reba Hooper 1934 ...

Kennedy, William P.

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Castaneda, Carlos

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Stevens, Denis (ed.)

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Donald, Elsie Burch.

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Traut, Dennis

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Atkinson, Hugh

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Kenelly, Brendan (ed.)

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Cameron, James (ed.)

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Foley, Katharine

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Maranda, Pierre (ed.)

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Richards, I. A. ed.

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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 ...

Powers, Ron.

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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 ...

McGahern, John, 1934-2006

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Schuon, Frithjof

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Diaz, Bernal

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Hazzard, Shirley, 1931-....

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De Jong, Meindert, 1906-1991

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Netherlands-born, American author of children's books. From the description of Far out the long canal : production material. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 62423211 From the description of Hurry home, Candy : production material. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 62435755 From the description of The wheel on the school : production material. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 62435757 ...

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...

Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000

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American illustrator and author of children's books. From the description of Little brother and little sister : production material. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 62424741 From the description of The crows of Pearblossom : production material. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 62686156 From the description of Ox-cart man : production material. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 62686165...

Barnet, Richard J.

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Edwards, Betty

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von Kleist, Heinrich

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Alain-Fournier, 1886-1914

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Torgov, Morley

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Borthwick, J.S.

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Congreve, William, Sir, 1772-1828

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Epithet: of Add MS 31230 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000987.0x0003d0 ...

Nairn, Ian

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Heffron, Dorris, 1944-

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Graves, Robert

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Alcorn, Alfred

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Leavis, F. R.

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King, Stephen

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Roux, Georges

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MacDonald, George

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Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000698.0x000212 Epithet: of Hastings British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001185.0x0002f1 ...

Grove, Andrew S.

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Borowski, Tadeusz, 1922-1951

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Theroux, Paul

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Manning, Rosemary

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Created by Rosemary Manning during the course of her career as a writer. From the guide to the Rosemary Manning Collection, 1957-1987, (Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books) ...

Judd, Alan, 1946-

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Menaker, Daniel

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Swann, Dennis.

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Editors of The Ecologist

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Xueqin, Cao

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Allingham, Margery

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Norman, Jill; Hitchin, Ute

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Mathias, Bernard, 1947-

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Wyss, J. D.

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Basho

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Babcock, Richard Fayerweather

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Apollonius of Rhodes

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Banks, F. R. (ed.)

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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,...

Zablocki, Benjamin David, 1941-....

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Newby, Eric

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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...

Attwater, Donald, 1892-1977

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Hoff, Benjamin, 1946-....

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Norton, Mary

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Penguin (Firm)

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Williams, John

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Epithet: of Add MS 38309 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000212.0x00039e Epithet: Dean of Westminster, Bishop of Lincoln, Lord Keeper, afterwards Archbishop of York British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000212.0x00038d Epithet: Bishop of Lincoln; Lord Keeper; of Add MS 32056 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catal...

Bretnor, Reginald (ed.)

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Brown, Joseph Epes

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Jack, Ian ed.

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Turgenov, Ivan

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Joyce, James, 1882-1941

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James Augustus Aloysius Joyce was born on February 2, 1882, in Rathgar, a borough of Dublin, Ireland, the eldest of ten children who survived infancy. In 1888 he was enrolled at Clongowes Wood College, a Jesuit boarding school near Dublin, where he stayed until 1891. Thereafter he attended Belvedere College, and then University College, Dublin, where he graduated in 1902 with a major in Italian. While at UCD Joyce wrote a paper in defense of Henrik Ibsen's drama called Drama and Life, which was ...

Kempis, Thomas a.

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Epithet: mystic and writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000977.0x00028e ...

Homer, ...

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Epithet: epic poet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000295.0x00002b ...

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...

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...

Edwards, Ward; Tversky, Amos (eds.)

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Marquez, Gabriel Garcia

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Yevtushenko, Yevgeny Aleksandrovich, 1933-

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Russian poet. From the description of Yevgeny Aleksandrovich Yevtushenko papers, circa 1945-2006. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 462158373 Biography Yevgeny Aleksandrovich Yevtushenko was born on June 18, 1933 in Zima Junction, Siberia. His father, Aleksandr Gangnus, was a geologist who wrote poetry and taught Yevtushenko to love books. His mother, Zinaida Ermolayevna Yevtushenko, was a geologist and a singer. Both of Yev...

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...

Kaminsky, Stuart

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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...

Pascoe, Bruce, 1947-....

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Bruce Pascoe, together with his wife Lyn Harwood, manages Pascoe Publishing, a small company that has published works in a variety of genres including novels, anthologies of poetry and short stories, history, biography and Aboriginal culture. In 1982 Pascoe and Harwood founded the quarterly magazine, Australian short stories, which they edited and published until 1998. Pascoe has written twelve books, including four novels and won the Fellowship of Australian Writers' Literature Award in 1999. ...

Cervantes

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Woods, Shadrach

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Honour, Hugh

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Cohen, William S. ; Mitchell, George J.

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Carr, E. H. (ed.)

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George, Jean Craighead

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Neider, Charles, 1915-2001

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Wolff, Geoffrey, 1937-

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Holmes, Groove, 1931-1991

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Epithet: of Christ's College, Cambridge British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000703.0x00026d Epithet: Riding Officer at Eastbourne British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000703.0x00026e Epithet: Collector of Customs at Sligo 1816 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person...

Seale, Patrick; McConville, Maureen

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Kirkpatrick, Sidney

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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...

Connelly, John.

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Mallory, Sir Thomas

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Butler, Robert Olen

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Krawiec, Richard

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Sommer, Scott

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American novelist and screenwriter. From the description of Scott Sommer collection, 1971-1989. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70960119 American author; b. 1951. From the description of Scott Sommer collection, 1979-1989. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70922525 ...

Hope, Christopher

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Fennell, J. L. I.

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Cadwalader, George, 1806-1879

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George Cadwalader was a Major General of the U.S. Volunteers. Darius Couch was Major General, commander of the Department of the Susquehanna. From the description of ALS, 1863 August 29, Philadelphia, Pa. to D[arius] N. Couch / Geo. Cadwalader. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 37209289 ...

Straub, Peter, 1943-....

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Peter Francis Straub (b. March 2, 1943, Milwaukee, Wisconson) is an author noted for his novels and short stories in the horror genre for which he has won the Bram Stoker Award, World Fantasy Award, and International Horror Guild Award. He received a B.A. in English from University of Wisconson-Madison in 1965 and an M.A. in English from Columbia University in 1967.While working on a Ph.D. (ultimately abandoned) in Dublin, Ireland, Straub completed his first novel, Marriages, published in 1973. ...

Holub, Miroslav, 1923-1998

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Orgel, Stephen ed.

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Paine, Thomas

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Lodge, David

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David John Lodge (b 1935), Professor of English, novelist. Education: BA, MA, University of London; PhD, University of Birmingham. Career: British Council, London, 1959-60; Assistant Lecturer, 1960-62, Lecturer 1963-71, Senior Lecturer, 1971-73, Reader in English, 1973-76, Professor of Modern English Literature, 1977-86, Honorary Professor, 1986-, University of Birmingham. Publications: Novels: The Picturegoers, 1960; Ginger, You're Barmy, 1962; The British Museum is Fal...

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 ...

Boswell, James Griffin

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Epithet: Representative of Dysart at the Convention of Scottish Boroughs British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000302.0x000355 Epithet: of Add MS 38226 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000302.0x000353 ...

Gray, Elizabeth Janet

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McCormack, Eric, 1963-

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Brookes, John

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Lee, Simon (ed.)

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Andrews, Sarah.

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Epithet: wife of Jonathan Andrews, merchant British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001029.0x0000f5 ...

Findley, Timothy

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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...

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...

Osborne, Lawrence

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McNeil, Alex

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

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Kinsella, W. P

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Grollenberg, Luc. H.

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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) ...

Espy, Willard R.

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Author, journalist, wordsmith, public relations expert, and businessman; b. in Olympia, Wash., 1910; son of Harry Albert and Helen R. Espy; worked in California and New York, spending time with family in Oysterville, Wash.; worked for Reader's Digest but maintained business interests in Oysterville; in 1957 began public relations agency and wrote anagram verses for Punch magazine; author of 15 books; married 1: Ann Alden Hathaway (1933, separated same year); 2.: Hilda Stanley Cole (1940, divorce...

Melling, O. R.

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Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935

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A socialist and deist, Gilman was an independent thinker, author, and speaker who was an intellectual leader of the women's movement from the late 1890s through the mid-1920s. For further information, see Notable American Women (1971). From the description of Letter of Charlotte Perkins Gilman, 1908. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 424455095 From the description of Poems of Charlotte Perkins Gilman, 1898. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 543658120 ...

Lee, Laurie

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Leach, Edmund

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Fugard, Athol

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Plato

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Fielding, Daphne Vivian, 1904-

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Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000758.0x000259 ...

Burnett, John (ed.)

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Japrisot, Sebastien

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Trevelyan, Raleigh (ed.)

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Tacitus, Cornelius

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Yevtushenko, Yergeny Alexandrovich

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Daiches, David; Flower, John

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Craig, Patricia.

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Grass, Gunter

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Tucker, Alan ed.

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Mortimer, John

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Epithet: Agricultural writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000841.0x000080 ...

Rosenberg, Sam

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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...

De Quincy, Thomas

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Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784

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Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) was one of the leading literary figures of eighteenth-century England. He is best remembered for compiling the first comprehensive dictionary of the English language, published in 1755. Prominent among his diverse other works, he also wrote the satirical History of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia (1759), edited The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare (1765), and produced the important Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of the English Poets (first collect...

Barnes, Julian

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Sams, Errol

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George, M. Dorothy (Mary Dorothy)

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Kis, Danilo

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Cottle, Basil

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(Arthur) Basil Cottle was born in Cardiff in 1917. He graduated from the University College of South Wales, Cardiff, and then trained as a school teacher. During the Second World War he spent three years in the army and three years as a cryptanalyst in the Enigma Team at Bletchley Park; after which he compiled an Abanian grammar and syntax for the Foreign Office. He then joined the University of Bristol and taught in the English Department for more than forty years. He gave courses in Anglo-Saxo...

Fraser, Ronald (ed.)

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Pearce, Philippa

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Created by Philippa Pearce during the course of her career as a writer. From the guide to the 'Tom's Midnight Garden' typescript, c 1958, (Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books) ...

Texier, Catherine

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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...

Berger, John

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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...

Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864

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Nathaniel Hawthorne, American author. From the description of Nathaniel Hawthorne manuscript material : 1 item, ca. 1853-1857 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 301761440 American author, writer of romances, stories, and juvenile works. Born July 4, 1804, in Salem, Mass.; died May, 1864, in Plymouth, N.H. Sometime resident of Concord, Mass. Graduated from Bowdoin College in 1825. Hawthorne's association with the Boston publishing firm of Ticknor and Fields began ...

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 ...

McEvedy, Colin

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Household, Geoffrey, 1900-1988

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English novelist. From the description of Papers, 1909-1988. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 701229108 ...

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...

Bownas, Geoffrey; Thwaite, Anthony (eds.)

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Chermayeff, Serge; Alexander, Christopher

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Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881

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Rose, Joel; Texier, Catherine (eds.)

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Kaplan, Justin

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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 ...

Behl, Aditya and Nicholls, David (eds.)

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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...

Machievelli, Niccolo

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Rowland, Benjamin, 1904-1972

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Rowland graduated from Harvard in 1928 and taught fine arts at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Benjamin Rowland, 1950-1953 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973166 Educator, watercolorist, paper cut-out and wax paper transfer artist. From the description of Benjamin Rowland papers, 1923-1972. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122515032 ...

Eldred-Grigg, Stevan

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Dante

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Barrie, J.M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937

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James Matthew Barrie (1860-1937) was a playwright and novelist who is chiefly remembered as the creator of Peter Pan. Barrie was born in Scotland and moved to London in 1885 where he would reside for the remainder of his life. His first successful novel, Auld licht idylls, was published in 1888 and Barrie continued to write fictional and autobiographical tales until the late 1890s. In 1897 Barrie became focused on writing for the theatre, producing Peter Pan, the boy who wouldn't grow up, in 190...

McCoy, Donald R.

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McCoy received his B.A. from the University of Denver in 1949, his M.A. from the University of Chicago in 1949, and his Ph.D. in 1954 from American Univerity. He joined the faculty in 1957, reaching full Professor status in 1964. He was named a University Distinguished Professor in 1974 and retired in 1995. From the guide to the Personal Papers of Donald R. McCoy, 1957-1995, (University of Kansas Kenneth Spencer Research Library University Archives) ...

Jung, Anees

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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...

Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910

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Russian novelist. From the description of Graf Leo Tolstoy miscellaneous papers, 1853-1904. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754868149 Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoi (1828-1910), Russian novelist From the guide to the Lev Tolstoi papers, 1909-1984, (GB 206 Leeds University Library) Russian novelist, philosopher and mystic. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Sydney Carlyle Cockerell, 1904 May 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id:...

Gracia Marquez, Gabriel

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Aeschylus

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Lyons, John (ed.)

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Utton, M.A.

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Danielsson, Bengt and Marie-Therise

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Dolci, Danilo

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Danilo Bruno Pietro Dolci, 1924-1997; architect, social reformer, and writer, originally from northern Italy; an advocate of nonviolent social change, he worked to improve economic and social conditions in western Sicily since 1952. From the description of Danilo Dolci collection, 1958-1982 bulk 1958-1972. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 318348145 ...

Levey, Michael

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Woodgate, Leslie, 1902-1961

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Davies, Nigel

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Westacott, H. D., 1932-

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Kellogg, Steven

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Chapin, Kim

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Jenks, Charles

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Duncan, Sarah Jeannette

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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. ...

Bepko, Claudia

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Miller, Karl (ed.)

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Balzac, Honoré de

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Morgan, Claire, 1921-1995

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Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000758.0x0002c0 ...

Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900

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German philosopher and poet. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Nice, to his banker, H.C. Kürbitz in Naumburg a. d. Saale, 1887 Dec. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270610619 ...

Grant, Bruce

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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...

Burgess, Anthony

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Calder, Nigel

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Bond, Michael.

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Clark, Kenneth (ed.)

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Saint Augustine

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Sutherland, Douglas, 1919-1995

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Mikes, George

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Lewis, C. S.

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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...

Milligan, Spike

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Lund, Jillian

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Smith, Stevie, 1902-1971

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Stevie Smith was an English poet and novelist. The witty, idiosyncratic, and individual style of her poems make her writing difficult to classify but easy to appreciate. From the description of Stevie Smith letters and poems, 1946-1966. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 50163405 British author; born Florence Margaret Smith. From the description of Papers, 1943-1970. (Washington University in St. Louis). WorldCat record id: 26090149 ...

Bohannan, Paul

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Innes, Michael, 1906-1994

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Lipman, Jean and Winchester, Alice

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Scieszka, Jon

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Carr, John Dickson

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Witkower, Rudolf

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Dexter, Pete, 1943-....

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Einhard and Notker the Stammerer

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Caldwell, Joseph, 1773-1835

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Joseph Caldwell was the first president of the University of North Carolina where he was also a professor of mathematics. From the description of Joseph Caldwell papers, 1791-1835. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 23045556 Joseph Caldwell, (21 April 1773-27 January 1835), mathematician, Presbyterian minister, and first president of the University of North Carolina, was born at Lamington, N.J., in northeastern Hunterdon County, the youngest of three ...

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...

Devries, Peter

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Melville, Herman, 1819-1891

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Herman Melville (b. Aug. 1, 1819, NY, NY–d. Sept. 28, 1891, NY, NY) was an American novelist, short story writer, and poet of the American Renaissance period. His best known works include Typee (1846) and his whaling novel Moby-Dick (1851). His writing draws on his experience at sea as a common sailor, exploration of literature and philosophy, and engagement in the contradictions of American society in a period of rapid change. He developed a complex, baroque style; the vocabulary is rich and or...

Taylor, John Russell

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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...

Freeling, Nicolas

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Campbell, Joseph; Robinson, Henry Morton

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Durrell, Lawrence

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Biography Lawrence George Durrell was born Feb. 27, 1912 in Julundur, India; the son of British parents, he grew up in India and spent his young adult years in England; he held many odd jobs such as jazz pianist, automobile racer, real estate agent, instructor, and press attaché; moved to France and became a full time writer in 1957; of his various publications, Durrell is best known for the Alexandria quartet, a tetralogy with titles, Justin...

Brown, George, 1928-

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Epithet: Clerk to Lord Carteret British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000704.0x00020a According to Wythe County, Virginia: a Bicentennial History, George D. Brown served as a deputy county treasurer with W. H. Spiller in 1906. George D. Brown, 17, appears in the 1880 census within the farm home of Rufus and Margaret A. Brown in Wythe County's Black Lick District. County records show that a George D. Brown and Martha ...

Stegner, Wallace, 1909-1993.

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Recorded in Stegner's home. From the description of Interview by John Milton : cassette audio tape, June 20, 1969. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122398049 Robert Pepper taught in the English Department at San Jose State University. From the description of Typed letter signed to Robert D. Pepper, 1982 Apr. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83291245 Mormon school teacher and author. From the description of Letter, 1979. (Unknown). WorldCat re...

Ford, Boris (ed.)

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Rousseau, Jean-Jacques

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Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375

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Epithet: poet and scholar British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x000124 ...

Posner, Charles (ed.)

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McWhirter, Norris; McWhirter, A. Ross (eds.)

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Patrides, C. A. (ed.)

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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. ...

Walmsley, John

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Epithet: wood engraver British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000751.0x000278 ...

Speare, Elizabeth George

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American author of children's books and teacher; b. 1908; d. 1994. From the description of Elizabeth George Speare collection, 1957-1966. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70969805 Elizabeth George Speare was born November 21, 1908, in Melrose, MA, and died November 15, 1994, in Tucson, AZ. She was an educator and author, remembered for her historical novels for children. In 1958, she published The Witch of Blackbird Pond, for which she won the Newbery Medal. She also...

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...

Bold, Alan (ed.)

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Dunford, Martin; Holland, Jack

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Howard, Maureen, 1930-....

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Maureen Howard, born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, was the daughter of William Kearns, an Irish immigrant and county detective for Fairfield County. Howard's early novels (Bridgeport Bus, and Before My Time) draw extensively on the influence of her own Irish-Catholic upbringing, with Bridgeport featuring prominently in subsequent works. Howard is best known for her novels Bridgeport Bus, Natural History, and A Lover's Almanac, as well as her critical introductions to Virgi...

Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904

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Kate Chopin (born Katherine O'Flaherty, February 8, 1850, St. Louis, MO–d. August 22, 1904, St. Louis, MO) was an American author of short stories and novels based in Louisiana. She is now considered by some scholars to have been a forerunner of American 20th-century feminist authors of Southern or Catholic background. Chopin was born in St. Louis, Missouri. She married and moved with her husband to New Orleans and later lived in the country in Cloutierville, Louisiana. From 1892 to 1895, Ch...

Hibbert, Christopher

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Weil, Ann

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Herodotus

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Vasari, Giorgio

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Epithet: painter architect and writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000787.0x00024b ...

Cottrell, Leonard

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Lyon, Pamela (ed.)

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Douglas, Mary

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Epithet: of Add MS 19243 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001094.0x0000d9 ...

Kennedy, Richard

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Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936

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Author and Nobel Prize winner. From the description of TLS, 1924 March 4 : Sussex, to Commander Clarke Millen, Pompton Lakes, New Jersey. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 17153795 Kipling was a British author. Beaverbrook was a British capitalist, and newspaper publisher. From the description of Letters to Baron Beaverbrook, 1885-1918. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122609327 From the guide to the Letters to Baron Beaver...

Carpenter, Richard

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Epithet: of Sloane MS 1098 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000987.0x00034a Epithet: Vicar of Poling British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000986.0x0001ea ...

Jonson, Ben

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Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684

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Aesop

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McKellar, Peter.

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Colette

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Davies, Robertson

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McMullen, Mary, 1920-

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Shriver, Lionel.

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Severo, Richard

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Eyre, Jane,

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Burn, A. R. (Andrew Robert), 1902-1991

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Balsdon, J.P.V.D. (John Percy Vyvian Dacre), 1901-1977

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Taubes, Fredeic

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Barth, John

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Tanner, John

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Epithet: of Tenerife Isle British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001084.0x000395 Epithet: Vicar of Lowestoft, county Suffolk British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001084.0x000396 ...

Hills, L Rust, recipient.

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Briggs, Asa, 1921-....

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Morgan, H. Wayne (Howard Wayne)

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Arlen, Michael J.

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Christie, Judith; Christie, Roy

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Greer, Alan G.

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Bradley, John Ed

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Winokur, Jon

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Morris, Mary, 1915-1988

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Paulsen, Gary

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Gary Paulsen was born May 17, 1939, in Minneapolis, MN. He has been a writer since the 1960s, but prior to that he worked at a wide variety of jobs. Paulsen has created powerful young adult fiction, often set in wilderness or rural areas and featuring teenagers who arrive at self-awareness by way of experiences in nature. He is part of a select group of YA writers who has received the Margaret A. Edwards Award honoring an author's lifetime acheivement in writing books for teens. Paulsen won that...

Sims, George

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Bartlett, Neil

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Love, Harold (ed.)

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St. Pierre, Paul

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Baxter, Archibald

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Archibald Baxter, a conscientious objector in New Zealand, was arrested and taken to France, where he was imprisoned, tortured, and finally committed to a mental institution. From the guide to the Archibald Baxter papers, 1936-1968, (GB 206 Leeds University Library) ...