Papers, 1939-1980.


Papers, 1939-1980.

Consists primarily of the papers of the British publishing firm of Calder & Boyars Ltd.

250,000 items.

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Boyars, Marion, 1928-1999 (person)

Ionesco, Eugene 1912- (person)

Romanian and French author, playwright, and critic, Eugène Ionesco (1909-1994), was one of the foremost playwrights of the Theatre of the Absurd. From the description of Letters, photographs, and ephemera, 1969-2001. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 436464327 Eugene Ionesco, playwright. Tina Howe, translator. From the description of The lesson : typescript, 2004. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 79468111 From the description of Th...

Calder & Boyars. (corporateBody)

Publisher. From the description of Papers, 1939-1980. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 56836410 ...

Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997 (person)

William S. Burroughs (1914-1997) was an American experimental novelist, "beat" poet, and cultural icon. From the guide to the William S. Burroughs Letter, undated, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) William S. Burroughs (1914-1997), American novelist, essayist, writer of experimental fiction. A primary member of the Beat generation, he was an avant-garde author who affected postwar popular culture as well as literature. From the ...

Creeley, Robert, 1926-2005 (person)

Sponsored by Stanford University, the English Department, the Creative Writing Program, the Stanford Humanities Center, the Stanford Library, and the Library Associates. From the description of A symposium on his poetry and his place in American letters : recording, 2005 Nov. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754864090 David Shaff was at Yale at this time; he wrote and edited poetry. From the description of Letters to David O. Schaff, 1962-1965. (Unknown). WorldC...

Calder, John, 1927- (person)

Epithet: publisher British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001026.0x00005f ...

Illich, Ivan, 1926-2002 (person)

Dr. Ivan Illich spent fall semesters in residence as a visiting faculty for Penn State's Science, Technology and Society Program from 1986 to 1996. He published a series of books treating a range of topics from gender to water to literacy during his Penn State years. From the description of Ivan Illich audiotapes, 1970-1977. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 298819636 ...

Defense of Literature and the Arts Society. (corporateBody)

Sarraute, Nathalie (person)

Arrabal, Fernando (person)

Selby, Hubert (person)

American writer. From the description of Letters : Old Greenwich, Conn., to Harry Lewis, New York, 1982 Jan. 15-May 15. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record id: 32415996 ...

Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989 (person)

One of the most unique and powerful voices of the Twentieth Century, Samuel Beckett was born in Foxrock, Ireland, in 1906, and suffered, as he claimed, an eventless childhood. He attended Trinity College in Dublin, and left for Paris when he was twenty-two (he would later call this city home). In Paris he fell in with a group of avant-garde artists, including James Joyce, who was to become a life-long friend. Although he continued to write in both English and French throughout his life, most of ...

Miller, Henry, 1891-1980. (person)

Novelist. From the description of Papers, 1952-1957. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155457225 Henry Miller (1891-1980) was an American author. He was known for his experimental, surrealist novels, such as Tropic of Cancer, which mixed fiction and autobiography. His writing was controversial for its graphic depictions of sexuality, leading to a 1964 obscenity trial in the United States, Grove Press, Inc. v. Gerstein. From the guide to the Henry Miller Letter, unda...

Duras, Marguerite (person)

Foster, Paul, 1931-.... (person)

Playwright; graduated from Rutgers University in 1954 and subsequently attended New York University Law School and St. John's University Law School; worked in legal department of Combustion Engineering, 1956-1960; met Ellen Stewart in 1962 and helped her to found Cafe La Mama (later La Mama E.T.C.) the same year; wrote "Hurrah for the Bridge" (produced first in 1964 at Caffe Cino and Cafe La Mama) and other one act plays: "The Recluse" (1964), "Balls" (1964) and "The Hessian Corporal" (1966), as...

Weiss, Peter, 1916-1982 (person)

Trocchi, Alexander, 1925-1984 (person)

Alex Trocchi, author of CAIN'S BOOK, was an American living in the United Kingdom. He was one of the organizers of the Edinburgh international writer's conference. From the description of Alexander Trocchi collection of papers relating to the Edinburgh international writer's conference, 1962-1967. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122585374 Scottish novelist and editor; b. 1925; d. 1984. Trocchi founded and edited Merlin, a literary magazine published in Paris from 1952-1955. T...

Ledlanet Nights. (corporateBody)

Higgins, Aidan, 1927-.... (person)

Aidan Higgins, born in County Kildare, Ireland, is an Irish novelist, influenced in his work by modernists such as James Joyce, Brian O'Nolan and Samuel Beckett. In 1955, Higgins went to London for a time, where he continued to write novels, short stories, radio plays, and documentaries. He also spent time in South Africa and Germany. His published works include "Felo De Se" (1960), "Langrishe, Go Down" (1966), "Balcony of Europe" (1972), "Images of Africa: Diary, 1956-60" (1971), "Scenes from a...

Pinget, Robert (person)

Obaldia, René de (person)

John Calder Publishers (corporateBody)

Robbe-Grillet, Alain, 1922-2008 (person)