The twenties from notebooks and diaries of the period : editor's typescript draft 1975-1976 / Edmund Wilson ; edited with an introduction by Leon Edel.

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Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972. The twenties from notebooks and diaries of the period : editor's typescript draft 1975-1976 / Edmund Wilson ; edited with an introduction by Leon Edel.

The twenties from notebooks and diaries of the period : editor's typescript draft 1975-1976 / Edmund Wilson ; edited with an introduction by Leon Edel.

Leon Edel's drafts and typescripts of his introduction, notes, and chronology for The Twenties. Included are carbons of six Edel letters, dated 26 Nov 1975 to 11 Mar 1976, to publisher Robert Giroux with 120 pages of queries, autograph and typed, concerning the publication of Elena Wilson's manuscript "Literary and Political letters of Edmund Wilson". This manuscript was published in 1977 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux as Letters on literature and politics, 1912-1972; edited by Elena wilson with an introduction by Daniel Aaron and a foreward by Leon Edel.

typescript 48 leaves.Notes 120 p.Letters 6 items (7 p.)

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