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Evelyn Waugh collection of papers

Collection Data

This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts, a typescript, and correspondence.
Waugh, Evelyn, 1903-1966 (Creator)
Chetwode, Penelope (Correspondent)
Fielding, Daphne Vivian, 1904- (Correspondent)
Fremantle, Anne, 1909-2002 (Correspondent)
Sandford, Christopher, 1956- (Correspondent)
Silverman, Dennis (Donor)
Watkins, Vernon Phillips, 1906-1967 (Correspondent)
Wolfe, Humbert, 1885-1940 (Correspondent)
Chapman and Hall (Correspondent)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1923 - 1968
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Waugh
Biographical/historical: Evelyn Waugh was an English novelist, short-story writer, essayist, poet, and journalist.
Content: This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts, a typescript, and correspondence. The manuscripts comprise essays and stories, including the travel book, "Remote People," and the typescript is entitled "Literary Style in England and America." The correspondence, dating from 1923 to 1968, includes letters from the author to Penelope Chetwode, Daphne Vivian Fielding, Anne Fremantle, Christopher Sandford, Vernon Watkins, and the editor of "The Tablet," as well as letters from the publishers Chapman and Hall to Humbert Wolfe, dating from 1923 to 1926, relating to the author.
Content: Card catalog available.
Physical Description
Extent: 135 items
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15934722
MSS Unit ID: 19217
Archives collections id: archives_collections_19217
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): efd6bce0-d414-0133-b102-00505686d14e
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