Colt-Kipling Collection letters. 1890-1969 (bulk 1899-1935)


Colt-Kipling Collection letters. 1890-1969 (bulk 1899-1935)

Letters written by Rudyard Kipling and related correspondence collected and compiled by Mr. H. Dunscombe Colt. Items are numbered and rehoused in clear sealed sheets mounted in four albums. Photocopies of portions of letters provided with original. Some letters accompanied by envelopes and comprise of multiple pages. Albums are in custom made linen covered boxes with compartments in second and fourth volumes for miscellaneous accompanying materials.

330 items.4 boxes ; 33 x 37 x 12 cm.

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Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 (person)

Joseph Rudyard Kipling (1865–1936) was an English author and poet. His best-known works include the novels and short story collections The Jungle Book (1894), Just So Stories (1902), Puck of Pook's Hill (1906), and Kim (1901), as well as a number of poems such as "Mandalay" (1890), "Gunga Din" (1890), and "If-" (1910). Kipling was born in Bombay, India, into an artistic family: his father was a sculptor, pottery designer, and professor of architectural sculpture and tw...

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Lawrence, Walter R. (Walter Roper), Sir, 1857-1940 (person)

1879-1896 Bengal Civil Service; 1879 assistant commissioner, Thal, Kurram, Afghanistan; 1896-1889 under-secretary, government in India, revenue and agriculture department; 1889-1895 settlement commissioner of Kashmir; 1896-1898 agent-in-chief to Herbrand Arthur Russell, 11th Duke of Bedford; 1898-1903 private secretary to Lord Curzon; 1903 KCIE; 1905-1906 chief of staff of the Prince of Wales for the 1905 tour of India; 1906 GCIE; 1907-1909 member of the council of India; 1914-1917 ...

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Hope, Anthony, 1863-1933 (person)

English novlist and dramatist. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : London, to Miss Rowland-Brown, 1896 Nov. 8 and 1903 Apr. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270475679 English novelist and playwright most known for "Prisoner of Zenda." From the description of Letters of Anthony Hope Hawkins to editors [manuscript], 1896, 1897, 1915. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 420487257 British author. From the descriptio...

Balfour, Arthur James, 1848-1930 (person)

British Prime Minister, 1902-1905. From the description of Papers, 1882-1908. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19210580 British Prime Minister. From the description of Letters to the Duchess of Sutherland [manuscript], 1895-1917. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647916243 Correspondents include: Arthur James Balfour, Prime Minister of England; Alexander Hugh Bruce, Balfour of Burleigh, Secretary for Scotland; Sir John Edward Be...

Kiefer, Mr. (Andrew Robert), 1832-1904 (person)

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Thursfield, James R., (James Richard), 1840-1923 (person)

English naval historian and journalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Dover, to the Dean of Salisbury, 1890 Feb. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270572542 Epithet: author Title: Knight British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000976.0x0003c2 ...

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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...

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Baldwin, Oliver, 1899-1958 (person)

British politician and author. From the description of Untitled proposed sequel to Unborn Son, [1951?]. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122632945 ...

Watt, A.S. (Alexander Stuart) (person)

A. S. Watt was the literary agent for Rudyard Kipling and was an associate in the firm of A. P. Watt & Son, London. From the description of Letters : to Flora Virginia Milner Livingston, 1919-1945. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612821252 ...

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G. N. Boothby, 1867-1905, novelist, was born in South Australia but lived in England from c.1895 until his death. From the description of Album [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225773791 Boothby was an Australian author. From the description of Autograph and a newspaper clipping, ca. 1890. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82415703 British novelist. From the description of Untitled fragment in Scots dialect, [189-?]. (Har...

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German, Edward, 1862-1936 (person)

Sir Edward German was an English composer. From the description of Edward German collection. [1907]. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 667848476 English composer, 20th century. From the description of Autograph letter signed from German to Ivimey. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122448664 British composer. From the description of "'Fallen Fairies.'" : autograph manuscript, 1909 Dec. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 2705...

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Henry Arthur Jones was the son of a tenant farmer, and worked in the drapery business for some twenty years after leaving school. He developed a passion for drama, and found success with The Silver King, a play he co-authored with Henry Herman, which gave him the financial security to become a full-time writer. A prolific author, he wrote many plays, chiefly melodramas, and had great success in England and America. His themes and influences were chiefly British, and he is considered a pioneer of...

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American author. From the description of Letter, 1839 November 6, Cincinnati, Ohio, to I. T. Sullivan, St. Louis, Missouri [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647814552 ...

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Walford, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth) (person)

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