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MS Eng 1213-1213.8

Bosanquet, Theodora. Theodora Bosanquet papers, 1898-1960: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Eng 1213-1213.8
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Bosanquet, Theodora.
Title: Theodora Bosanquet papers,
Date(s): 1898-1960.
Quantity: 1 collection (7 linear feet (14 boxes )
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters, diaries, photographs, and other papers of English critic and editor Theodora Bosanquet, who was also Henry James's secretary.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*63M-73, *63M-74, *63M-75, *63M-76, *63M-77, *63M-78, *63M-79, *63M-80, *63M-81, *63M-82. Purchased from Teresa J. Dillon; received: 1963.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Theodora Bosanquet Papers, 1898-1960 (MS Eng 1213-1213.8). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Theodora Bosanquet (1887?-1961) became secretary to Henry James in 1907. She was also a critic and editor.


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Scope and Contents

Bosanquet's papers reflect her connection with Henry James as well as her other literary activities and friendships. Includes 69 letters from James; Bosanquet's diaries, 1898-1960, including transcriptions of passages concerning James; articles and talks about James; letters from Edith Wharton and others; poetry and prose by Bosanquet; letters and other papers by Charles Williams; photographs of Bosanquet and family members.

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