Richard B. Glaenzer letter to C. G. Marhoff [manuscript], 1929 September 29.

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Glaenzer, Richard Butler, 1876-1937. Richard B. Glaenzer letter to C. G. Marhoff [manuscript], 1929 September 29.

Richard B. Glaenzer letter to C. G. Marhoff [manuscript], 1929 September 29.

Glaenzer sends bibliographic information on the first printing of James Branch Cabell's "Jurgen."

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Marhoff, C. G.,

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Glaenzer, Richard Butler, 1876-1937

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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...