Alyse Gregory letters to Valentine Ackland, 1942-1962.

ArchivalResource

Gregory, Alyse, 1884-1967. Alyse Gregory letters to Valentine Ackland, 1942-1962.

Alyse Gregory letters to Valentine Ackland, 1942-1962.

Letters mention colleagues and friends, including Gerald Brenan, Van Wyck Brooks, Nancy Cunard, Havelock Ellis, Christopher Fry, Evelyn Hardy, Arthur Machen, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Henry Miller, Gertrude Powys, Llewelyn Powys, Theodore Powys, Alec Robertson, Paul Rosenfeld, Gertrude Stein, Sylvia Townsend Warner, Edmund Wilson, and Stefan Zweig. Other topics include Ackland's writings and Gregory's writings. Some letters are undated.

0.20 linear ft. (1 box)

Related Constellations

There are 20 Constellations related to this resource.

Miller, Henry, 1891-1980.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tb16w7 (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...

Powys, Theodore Francis, 1875-1953

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6w09gkq (person)

Theodore Francis Powys was the brother of Lewelyn Powys (1884-1939). From the guide to the Papers of Theodore Francis Powys, 1928, 1928, (University of Kansas Kenneth Spencer Research Library Department of Special Collections) Theodore Francis Powys was a member of the literary Powys family. He left his farm in Suffolk at the age of twenty-six to retire to the small village of East Chaldon and write. Living like a hermit, he wrote novels, short stories, and fables. His works...

Powys, Gertrude M. (Gertrude Mary)

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61j9n38 (person)

Epithet: artist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x000213 ...

Brooks, Van Wyck, 1886-1963

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6w66nqh (person)

American author and critic. From the description of Typed letter signed : Westport, Ct., to Stark Young, 1937 Apr. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874884 Van Wyck Brooks was an author and educator, known for his study of, and influence on, American culture. After graduating from Harvard, he sought a literary career in New York and London, writing chiefly for magazines. While teaching at Stanford he developed his first books of criticism, leading up to his first signifi...

Fry, Christopher, 1907-2005

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6sn11mc (person)

Epithet: dramatist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001026.0x00002e Christopher Fry was born on 18 December 1907. He was originally named Arthur Hammond Harris and during his childhood adopted the surname Fry from his maternal grandmother. In his late twenties he became known as Christopher Fry. He went to Bedford Modern School, where he wrote his first play at eleven and his first verse drama at ei...

Machen, Arthur, 1863-1947

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6r21tn5 (person)

Welsh novelist and essayist, a forerunner of 20th century Gothic science fiction. From the description of Eleusinia / by a former member of H. C. S. 1881. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122598531 From the guide to the Eleusinia, 1881, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) Machen was a Welsh writer of tales, mystical, romantic, and macabre. From the description of Introduction to Lady Benson's Memoirs : manuscript, 1926. (Peking University Library). WorldCat...

Warner, Sylvia Townsend, 1893-1978

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ht2x2k (person)

Sylvia Townsend Warner (1893-1978), the British writer, was the author of novels, short stories, poetry, a biography of T.H. White, and other writings. From the description of Sylvia Townsend Warner letters, 1937-1977. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122687134 Sylvia Townsend Warner was an English novelist, poet, biographer, and translator. From the description of Sylvia Townsend Warner collection of papers, 1922-1978. (New York Public Library). Wo...

Wilson, Edmund

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6xp731f (person)

Edmund Wilson was an American novelist, poet, essayist, and literary critic. From the description of Edmund Wilson collection of papers, 1922-1978. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122596904 From the guide to the Edmund Wilson collection of papers, 1922-1978, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) American author and critic. From the description of Typewritten letters signed...

Rosenfeld, Paul, 1890-1946

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6sj1sc9 (person)

Paul Leopold Rosenfeld (1890-1946), author and critic, edited Seven Arts 1916-18, was music critic for Dial 1920-27, and was co-editor of the American Caravan 1927-36. He wrote articles, published seven collections of essays, and published an autobiographical novel, "The Boy in the Sun" (1928). From the description of Paul Rosenfeld papers, 1910-1963 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702131683 American music and art critic, editor, translator. From the ...

Robertson, Alec, 1928-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w69c9xpz (person)

Hardy, Evelyn, 1902-....

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6r241mb (person)

Evelyn Hardy was born on February 13, 1902 Gregory, Alyse (married)- many letters are about her after her death. letters to Evelyn Hardy after Alyse Gregory's death and relating to Evelyn Hardy's article on her life and character. From the guide to the Evelyn Hardy papers, 1950-1974, (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library) ...

Brenan, Gerald

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6dv201c (person)

Powys, Llewelyn, 1884-1939

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w67084xs (person)

Llewelyn Powys (1884-1939) came from a family of distinguished British writers, and wrote a wide variety of works, including essays, a biography, a novel, travel books, works of popular philosophy and propaganda, autobiographical memoirs, and "an imaginary autobiography." Married in 1924 to Alyse Gregory, managing editor of the Dial magazine, and a well-known and well-connected New York novelist and essayist, Powys generally divided his active career between the U.S. and his beloved Dorset. He d...

Zweig, Stefan, 1881-1942

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6m61k54 (person)

Austrian writer Stefan Zweig was one of the most prolific and popular European authors in the years before World War II. He wrote plays, poetry, and fiction, but his most popular works were highly fictionalized biographies of well-known historical figures. His central themes were nostalgia and humanism. From the description of Stefan Zweig letter and pamphlet, 1929-1932. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 51589995 Austrian writer. From...

Ackland, Valentine

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wd5rqf (person)

Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000758.0x00015d ...

Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6z03c1n (person)

British essayist, editor physician and psychologist. He studied human sexual behavior and his research for Man and Women (1894) led to his major work, the seven volume, Studies in the Psychology of Sex (1897-1928). His last writings were the essays on literature and art reprinted in Views and Reviews (1932). From the description of Havelock Ellis papers, 1871-1939 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702166017 From the guide to the Havelock Ellis papers, 1871-1939, (M...

Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6x92jb5 (person)

Nancy Clare Cunard (March 10, 1896 - March 17, 1965) was an English writer, editor, publisher, political activist, anarchist and poet. She became a muse to some of the 20th century's most distinguished writers and artists, including Wyndham Lewis, Aldous Huxley, Tristan Tzara, Ezra Pound, and Louis Aragon, who were among her lovers, Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce, Constantin Brancusi, Langston Hughes, Man Ray, and William Carlos Williams. In later years she suffered from mental illness, and her p...

Gregory, Alyse, 1884-1967

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6f76frs (person)

Alyse Gregory was a British political campaigner, editor of THE DIAL, suffragette, novelist, and wife of novelist and essayist Llewelyn Powys (1884-1939). From the description of Alyse Gregory correspondence, 1944-1967. (Princeton University Library). WorldCat record id: 83953354 Alyse Gregory, 1884-1967, social reformer and writer; managing editor of the literary magazine The Dial, 1924-1926; married to English author Llewelyn Powys and close associate of the P...

Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6057dvc (person)

Poet and author. From the description of Edna St. Vincent Millay papers, 1832-1992 (bulk 1900-1950). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71066360 American poet. From the description of ALS : Camden, Maine, to Eleanor Morgan Patterson, 1916 June 15. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122442927 From the description of Photograph of Edna St. Vincent Millay [manuscript], 1920 August. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647812089 ...

Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6v989t6 (person)

Gertrude Stein (b. February 3, 1874, Allegheny, PA-d. July 27, 1946, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France) was an American novelist, poet, playwright, and art collector. She moved to Paris and acquired a love for modern painting. Stein began building a personal collection of major artists, many of whom became her friends and formed the core of her regular salons. In 1907, as Stein was struggling to establish herself as a writer, she met Alice Babette Toklas, a fellow American who had come to P...