Letters and facsimile poem of Stéphane Mallarmé, 1875-1893.


Mallarmé, Stéphane, 1842-1898. Letters and facsimile poem of Stéphane Mallarmé, 1875-1893.

Letters and facsimile poem of Stéphane Mallarmé, 1875-1893.

The collection contains two letters on correspondence cards: one to American poet Richard Hovey, 2 July (no year) about visiting him in Fontainbleau, the second to an unnamed correspondent, 10 January 1893, about the choice of a typeface, apparently for his anthology, Vers et prose, and working with James McNeill Whistler on the artwork. from the Poe-Ingram collection (Charlottesville: Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, 1971). Also, includes facsimile copies of Mallarmé's elegiac sonnet to Edgar Allan Poe, "Au tombeau d'Edgar Poe," (1875) and a bookplate of a raven designed by Edouard Manet and autographed by Manet and Mallarmé, both in a keepsake edition, Two mementoes.

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Hovey, Richard, 1864-1900

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Hovey was born in Normal, Ill. in 1864, the son of Charles Edward and Harriette Farnham Hovey. He was graduated from Dartmouth College in 1885. During the years 1891 and 1892 he travelled in England and France. In 1894 he married Mrs. Henriette Kanpp Russell and wrote Men of Dartmouth. In 1899 he accepted a position as lecturer at Columbia University and professor of English at Barnard College. He died in New York City in 1900. From the description of Papers, 1878-1961. (Dartmouth Co...

Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849

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Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) was an American author, poet, and critic.writing. In 1834 Poe married his cousin Virginia, who was not quite fourteen at the time, and began seriously seeking a means of supporting "his family." In the spring of 1835, the family moved back to Richmond where Poe took a position with the Southern Literary Messenger . Poe used the opportunity to publish several of his poems and short tales in the paper, but he also began developing his reputation as a pugnacious critic ...

Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903

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American painter, etcher and author. From the description of Autograph letters, signed with his name : Lindsey Houses, Chelsea, and 28 Wimple Street, to [James Key] Caird and J.E. Millais, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270588842 From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Miss Cobden, [May 1881/1884]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270587769 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Chelsea, London, to Waldo Story, the sculptor, pos...

Mallarmé, Stéphane, 1842-1898

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French poet and critic. From the description of Revue de l'industrie et de l'art français en 1872 : souvenir de l'Exposition de Londres (manuscript), 1872. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80906168 Mallarme ́was born in Paris but studied English in England. Returned to Paris in 1872 where he began writing poems and eventually became the center of the Parisian literary scene. From the description of Hommage, Sonnet, 1895. (Temple University Librari...