Papers relating to Swinburne's Lesbia Brandon, Oct.-Nov. 1952.


Noyes, Alfred, 1880-1958. Papers relating to Swinburne's Lesbia Brandon, Oct.-Nov. 1952.

Papers relating to Swinburne's Lesbia Brandon, Oct.-Nov. 1952.

Essay on Thomas J. Wise and his forgery of Swinburne's novel fragment, Lesbia Brandon; cover letter for essay; letter to Ernest Francis Brown; draft of an essay on the forgery by Herbert Faulkner West; West's correspondence with Brown; clippings from The Times Literary Supplement.

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Noyes, Alfred, 1880-1958 (person)

Poet. From the description of Papers of Alfred Noyes, 1941. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454022 Author Alfred Noyes was born in England and attended Oxford, although he left without earning a degree. He published his first book of poems at the age of twenty-one, and within ten years had become the most commercially successful poet of his day. Popular and prolific, Noyes wrote disarming, skillful verse in traditional metre, and actively opposed the Modernist movement. He ...

Wise, Thomas James, 1859-1937 (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 38794 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001295.0x00005c Thomas James Wise was an English book collector, printer, bibliographer, and literary forger. From the description of Thomas James Wise collection of papers, 1876-1937. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122455235 From the guide to the Thomas James Wise collection of papers, 1876-1937, (The New York Public ...

Brown, Francis, 1903-1995 (person)

West, Herbert Faulkner, 1898-1974 (person)

West was born in Jamaica Plain, Mass. in 1898. He attended Pennsylvania State College before serving in the United States army, 1918-1919. He received his A.B. degree from Dartmouth College in 1922 and his A.M. degree from Dartmouth College in 1924, after working as an Instructor of English at the college. During 1924 and 1925 he pursued post graduate studies in London and Berlin, before returning to Dartmouth College as an Instructor of Comparative Literature. In 1929 he became an assistant pro...

Swinburne, Algernon Charles, 1837-1909 (person)

British poet. From the description of The descent into hell [manuscript poem], 1873 Jan. 9. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 41416044 From the description of Autograph quotation, [ca. 1890?]. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 315968127 Swinburne (1837-1909) was an English lyric poet, dramatist, and critic of the Victorian era. He was famous for the innovative versification of his poetry and infamous for his violent attacks on Victorian morality. ...