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MS Eng 1150

Pater, Walter, 1839-1894. Papers: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Eng 1150
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Pater, Walter, 1839-1894.
Title: Papers,
Date(s): 1877-1894.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Abstract: Compositions and letters by the English writer Walter Pater.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Purchased with the Amy Lowell fund from John Holroyd-Reece, 24 Old Buildings, Lincoln's Inn, London, W.C.2; received: 1961 Jan.

Processing Information:

Recatalogued from *60M-176 with information supplied by Professor Lawrence Evans.

Biographical / Historical

Pater was an English essayist and critic.


Organized into the following series:

Scope and Contents

Consists chiefly of compositions by Pater on literature, philosophy, and art. Many include notes and are discontinuous or are fragments of longer works. Also includes two letters by Pater.

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