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MS Eng 1066

Moore, George, 1852-1933. George Moore correspondence with Thomas R. Smith and Horace Liveright, 1915-1931: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Eng 1066
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Moore, George, 1852-1933.
Title: George Moore correspondence with Thomas R. Smith and Horace Liveright,
Date(s): 1915-1931.
Quantity: 1 collection (.5 linear ft. (1 box)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Correspondence between the Irish author George Moore and his publishers Thomas R. Smith and Horace Liveright.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

43M-802. Purchased with the Peabody Fund; received: 1944 June 16.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

George Moore Correspondence with Thomas R. Smith and Horace Liveright, 1915-1931 (MS Eng 1066). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Moore was an Irish author and journalist. Horace Liveright was a publisher in New York. Thomas R. Smith was editor of the Century Magazine, a literary advisor to Boni & Liveright, and then editor-in-chief for Horace Liveright.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence (letters from Moore and carbon copies of letters from Smith and Liveright) concerning Moore's publications in the U.S. in the Century and by Boni & Liveright and Horace Liveright. Also includes a few manuscripts of writings by Moore and other papers relating to his publications.

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