Typed letters signed (4) : New York, to Edward Wagenknecht, 1946.


Typed letters signed (4) : New York, to Edward Wagenknecht, 1946.

Inquiring about his work on James Branch Cabell, and sending galleys of Cabell's There were two pirates (1946).

4 items (4 p.)


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Wagenknecht, Edward, 1900-2004

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Professor of English; author; book reviewer. Born Mar. 28, 1900, in Chicago. Graduated from University of Chicago, 1923, M.A. 1924. Ph. D., University of Washington (Seattle), 1932. Teaching: University of Chicago, 1923-1925 (assistant); University of Washington, Seattle, 1925-1943 (associate, assistant professor, associate professor); Illinois Institute of Technology, 1943-1947 (associate professor); Boston University, 1947-1965 (professor). Literary editor of Seattle Post-Intellig...

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Farrar, John.

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American publisher, co-founder of Farrar, Straus, and Company. From the description of Typed letters signed (4) : New York, to Edward Wagenknecht, 1946. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270868071 ...