James P. Smith Papers, 1914-1978 [bulk 1923-1928].

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Smith, James P., -1980. James P. Smith Papers, 1914-1978 [bulk 1923-1928].

James P. Smith Papers, 1914-1978 [bulk 1923-1928].

Papers include correspondence, notes, reviews, critical essays, and biographies concerning author Frances Newman, about whom Professor Smith planned to write a biography.

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Newman, Frances, -1928

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FranceFrances Newman, author and librarian, was born in the 1880s in Atlanta, Georgia, and died October 22, 1928, in New York City. A librarian for the Carnegie Library of Atlanta (1913-1923) and for the Georgia Institute of Technology (1924-1926), she was also the author of THE SHORT STORIES MUTATIONS (1924), THE HARD-BOILED VIRGIN (1926), and DEAD LOVERS ARE FAITHFUL LOVERS (1928). She also worked as a translator of French literature before her death. Newman, author and librarian, was born in ...

Smith, James P., -1980.

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Dr. James P. Smith (-1980) was a member of the faculty in Georgia Tech's English Department for twenty years. His personal research focused on Frances Newman, former Georgia Tech librarian and renowned author. From the description of James P. Smith Papers, 1914-1978 [bulk 1923-1928]. (Georgia Institute of Technology). WorldCat record id: 48479563 ...

Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958

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Richmond author James Branch Cabell (1879-1958) is best known for his controversial Jurgen (1919), one of several ironic fantasies he wrote that took place in the mythical medieval world of Poictesme (Pwa- tem). Jurgen, laced with erotic overtones, was considered pornographic by some, and a trial over its content brought the reclusive writer national fame. Throughout the 1920s, Cabell was highly regarded by his literary peers -- H.L. Mencken, Sinclair Lewis, and others praised his works. His med...