James B. Pinker collection of papers, 1886-1926.


James B. Pinker collection of papers, 1886-1926.

This is a synthetic collection consisting of portraits, legal documents, a manuscript and typescript, and correspondence by and about Pinker.

40 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 6690555

New York Public Library System, NYPL

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Doubleday and Company, inc.

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Biographical Note 1906, Feb. 25 Born, Madison, N.J. 1928 A.B., Willamette University,Salem, Oreg. 1930 Clerk, Doubleday & Co.'s Pennsylvania Station bookstore, New York, N.Y. 1934 ...

Pinker, Erich

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American Play Company

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The American Play Company was a business organization that handled the licensing of plays. Prior to 1914 it was involved in play production and script purchase, but after that time it dealt exclusively in representing dramatists. From the description of Records, 1924-1934. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122531775 From the guide to the American Play Company Records, 1924-1934, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and ...

Cassell and Company.

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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 ...

Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924

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Gissing, George, 1857-1903

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Important late Victorian novelist. From the description of Earl Daniels Collection of George Gissing. (Colgate University). WorldCat record id: 31469731 English novelist. From the description of Letters to Algernon Gissing, 1881-1886. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 34566949 Gissing and Roberts were friends from the time that they were classmates at Owens College. From the description of Correspondence from Morley Roberts, 1884-...

Pforzheimer, Arthur,

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Pinker, James B.

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Henry James (1843-1916) was an American novelist, short story writer, critic, and dramatist. William James (1842-1910) was an American philosopher and psychologist, a professor of psychology and philosophy at Harvard University, and the brother of novelist Henry James. James Brand Pinker (1863-1922) was the founder of James B. Pinker and Son, a firm of literary agents in London. Pinker was literary and dramatic agent to both Henry and William James. From the description of James B. P...