Letters to Robert Harris Chapman, 1956.


Selznick, David O., 1902-1965. Letters to Robert Harris Chapman, 1956.

Letters to Robert Harris Chapman, 1956.

Includes ten unsigned typescript letters from Selznick to Chapman concerning plans for movies of Fitzgerald's Tender is the night, Thackeray's Vanity fair, and Hemingway's Farewell to arms. Three of the letters are also addressed to Sidney Carroll.

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Chapman, Robert Harris

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Robert Harris Chapman was a member of the Princeton Class of 1941. From the description of Notes concerning F. Scott Fitzgerald's papers : manuscript, ca. 1948. (Peking University Library). WorldCat record id: 63051704 Robert Harris Chapman was born in Highland Park, Ill., in 1919 and died in 2000. He graduated from Princeton University in 1941 and began his professional career at Harvard University in 1950. He became a professor of English literature and was an accomplished...

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940

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F. Scott Fitzgerald was born Sept. 24, 1896 in St. Paul Minnesota. He began writing while a student at Princeton University. He met his wife, Zelda, while serving in the US Army stationed in Alabama. His novel, This Side of Paradise, was published in 1920 and he became an instant success. He published he Great Gatsby in 1925. Fitzgerald died on December 21, 1940 of a heart attack at age 44 while living in Los Angeles and working for the film industry....

Carroll, Sidney L.

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Carroll graduated from Harvard (1934); began his career writing for motion pictures and television in 1949; nominated for an Oscar for The hustler; was known for his adaptations of classical material as well as his dramatic television specials; his many credits include The Louvre and Forbidden city (both Emmy winners), the documentaries Eisenhower, Kennedy, and Truman at Pottsdam, and the teleplay for the Beacon Hill pilot; he died in Los Angeles, Nov. 3, 1988. From the description o...

Selznick, David O., 1902-1965

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Selznick was an American film producer. Chapman was an American playwright, theatrical consultant, professor of English literature, and Director of the Loeb Drama Center at Harvard University. From the description of Letters to Robert Harris Chapman, 1956. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79662527 From the guide to the Letters to Robert Harris Chapman, 1956., (Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) The power companie...

Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961

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Author and journalist. From the description of Papers of Ernest Hemingway, 1949. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450863 Joseph Dearing is addressed on envelope as "war correspondent, U.S. Army." A native of Santa Rosa, he was a photographer for Colliers magazine during World War II, covering both the European and Pacific theaters. After the war he wrote the "Uncle Joe Dearing's Fish and Game Column" for for the San Francisco Call Bulletin and later worked for the San Jose M...

Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863

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Amy Crowe (1831-1865) was a family friend who lived with Thackeray as his adopted daughter and later married Thackerays̓ cousin Edward Talbot Thackeray. From the description of [Letter] to Amy Crowe, 27 September [1854], 36 Onslow Sqr. Brompton. [1854] (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign). WorldCat record id: 35091085 Thackeray was an English novelist and satirist. J. Pearson and Co. and George William Childs were booksellers in London. Anne Isabella Thackeray Ritchi...