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MS Am 1237.14

Pinker, James B., recipient. Letters sent to James B. Pinker concerning Henry James: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1237.14
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Pinker, James B., recipient.
Title: Letters sent to James B. Pinker concerning Henry James,
Date(s): 1905-1930.
Quantity: 1 collection (2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters to Pinker, Henry James' literary agent, concerning the publication of the works of Henry James.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*46M-85. Gift of the Friends of the Library, purchased from Myers & Co.; received: 1946 Dec. 12.

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Letters Sent to James B. Pinker Concerning Henry James (MS Am 1237.14). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Henry James (1843-1916) was an American novelist, short story writer, critic, and dramatist. James Brand Pinker (1863-1922) was his literary and dramatic agent. Pinker was founder of the firm James B. Pinker and Son, a firm of literary agents in London.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author.

Scope and Contents

Letters, telegrams, and receipts to James B. Pinker (and to his firm James. B. Pinker and Son after his death in 1922), concerning the publication of the works of Henry James. Includes a letter possibly from Henry James and a few letters from members of the James family, including Alice Howe Gibbens James and Henry James II.

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