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MS Am 1432

Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. T. S. Eliot editorial correspondence, 1904-1930: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1432
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965.
Title: T. S. Eliot editorial correspondence,
Date(s): 1904-1930.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box, 1 v. (.33 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Correspondence of poet Thomas Stearns Eliot during his tenure as editor of The Criterion.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

43M-22. Gift of Miss Marion C. Eliot and Mr. Henry Ware Eliot, 83 Brattle St., Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1943 September 3.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

T. S. Eliot Editorial Correspondence, 1904-1930 (MS Am 1432). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

T. S. Eliot was a poet, critic, and dramatist. He was editor of The Criterion (1923-1929) and director of the British publishing firm of Faber & Faber.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author.

Scope and Contents

Chiefly letters to Eliot from writers, critics and publishers, many concerning his role as editor of The Criterion; also includes Eliot's Ph.D. thesis in philosophy at Harvard, "Experience and the Objects of Knowledge in the Philosophy of F. H. Bradley." Includes letters from Conrad Aiken, Ernst Robert Curtius, John Gould Fletcher, E.M. Forster, Andre Gide, Herman Hesse, James Joyce, John Maynard Keynes, Harold Monro, I. A. Richards, May Sinclair, William Carlos Williams, and Virginia Woolf.

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