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Call No.: MS Am 1982
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Engel, Monroe, recipient.
Title: Monroe Engel letters from Marianne Moore and Charles Olson,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.).)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters from the American poets Marianne Moore and Charles Olson to the American writer Monroe Engel primarily concerning their writing.
Engel, a novelist and English professor, was an editor at Viking Press (1947-1951). Moore and Olson were American poets.
Moore's 34 letters, 1950-1954, to Engel concern the editing and publishing of her work, particularly her translations of the Fables of La Fontaine. Olson's 41 letters discuss both personal and professional matters. Also includes poems by Olson that were sent with his letters.