Papers found inserted in books [manuscript] 1806-1982.


Papers found inserted in books [manuscript] 1806-1982.

The papers consist of a publicity photograph and press release for Mulligan Stew by Gilbert Sorrentino; a letter, 1806 October 16, Lt. Rossel to M le Rebours regarding the repair of some eyeglasses; a letter, 1852 April 16, Richard Kane to R. M. Bellew returning a book; a letter, 1894 Feb. 26, Charles Hunter Ross to Richard Henry Stoddard regarding letters of Henry Timrod; a letter, 1967 Oct. 21, W. S. (Wilmarth Sheldon) Lewis to Alfred D. Swahn regarding his personal library; and a letter, 1982 Feb. 3, A. L. (Alfred Leslie) Rowse to Fredson Thayer Bowers regarding his poetry and poetic criticism.

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SNAC Resource ID: 7928012

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Rowse, A.L. (Alfred Leslie), 1903-1997 (person)

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Swahn, Alfred D., (person)

Ross, Charles Hunter, 1867- (person)

Stoddard, Richard Henry, 1825-1903 (person)

American poet. From the description of Manuscript letter : Mattapoisett, to Lafcadio Hearn, 1885 Feb. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 635599094 Army officer. From the description of Abraham Lincoln : poem, 1877. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 748677748 Richard Henry Stoddard (1825-1903), author, poet, editor, and literary critic, was born in Hingham, Mass., one of three children of sea captain Reuben Stoddard (1800-1827) and Sophia Gurney Stoddard (18...

Bowers, Fredson (person)

Author, editor, University of Virginia Professor of English. From the description of Papers of Fredson Thayer Bowers, 1595-1992 (bulk 1922-1992). (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 55225082 ...

Lewis, W.S. (Wilmarth Sheldon), 1895-1979 (person)

Wilmarth Sheldon Lewis was born in Alameda, California, on November 14, 1895. He graduated from Yale College in 1918. While at Yale, Lewis was editor of the Lit, and contributed to the Courant and the Record. He served in the army during World War I and in the OSS during World War II. He was a member of many societies and a contributor to multiple magazines, including Atlantic Monthly. He was also an expert and collector of the writings of Horace Walpole, the 18th century English writer. He was ...

Bellew, R. M., (person)

Sorrentino, Gilbert (person)

David Markson was born in Albany, New York, on December 20, 1927. He received his B.A. from Union College in 1950 and his M.A. from Columbia University in 1952. He has written seven novels and a critical study. From the description of Letters to David Markson, 1998 Sept. 3-2000 Feb. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122571237 Louis Mackey was known for his works on Kierkegaard, Saint Augustine and Medieval Philosophy. His published work also included literary criticism, lite...

Timrod, Henry, 1828-1867 (person)

Poet, "poet laureate of the Confederacy" From the description of Papers: of Henry Timrod, 1867, n.d. [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647809839 Author and poet, of Charleston and Columbia, S.C.; known as "Poet Laureate of the Confederacy;" part-owner and editor, Daily South Carolinian newspaper; contributor, Russell's Magazine; son, of William Henry Timrod (1792-1838) and Thyrza Prince Timrod; husband of Kate Goodwin; father of William Timrod (1864...

Kane, Richard, 1937- (person)