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Exhibition of English literary portraits : Grolier Club ..., Nov. 4-19-1898

Author:
Grolier Club  Search this
Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection (Library of Congress) DLC  Search this
Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress) DLC  Search this
Former owner:
Levis, Howard Coppuck DLC  Search this
Physical description:
28 pages ; 17 cm
Type:
Portraits
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1898
[1898]
19th century
Topic:
Authors, English  Search this
Portraits, British  Search this
Call number:
N7598.G7X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_108663

Heads across the sea; an album of eighteenth-century English literary portraits in America

Author:
Fink, Frances Sharf  Search this
Physical description:
251 p. 46 ports. 24 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Portraits
Biography
Place:
United States
Great Britain
Date:
1959
Topic:
Portraits, British  Search this
Art  Search this
Authors, English  Search this
Call number:
N7598 .F5 1959X
N7598.F5 1959X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_380654

A companion to literary biography / edited by Richard Bradford

Editor:
Bradford, Richard 1957- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n91124888 http://viaf.org/viaf/112450019/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xiii, 614 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Date:
2019
Topic:
Authors, English--Biography--History and criticism--Theory, etc  Search this
English prose literature--History and criticism--Theory, etc  Search this
Biography as a literary form  Search this
Authors--Biography--Authorship  Search this
LITERARY CRITICISM--European--English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh  Search this
Call number:
PR756.B56 C65 2019 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139505

The life of D.H. Lawrence : a critical biography / Andrew Harrison

Author:
Harrison, Andrew 1973- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2004035846 http://viaf.org/viaf/17478620/  Search this
Subject:
Lawrence, D. H (David Herbert) 1885-1930 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79018450  Search this
Lawrence, D. H (David Herbert) 1885-1930 http://id.worldcat.org/fast/fst00031306  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Biography
Electronic books
Biographies
Date:
2016
20th century
Topic:
Authors, English  Search this
LITERARY CRITICISM--European--English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh  Search this
Call number:
PR6023.A93
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1136964

The Wiley-Blackwell encyclopedia of eighteenth-century writers and writing, 1660-1789 / Paul Baines, Julian Ferraro, Pat Rogers

Title:
Encyclopedia of eighteenth-century writers and writing, 1660-1789
Author:
Baines, Paul 1961- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nb99047948 http://viaf.org/viaf/85080172/  Search this
Author:
Ferraro, Julian http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2010040208 http://viaf.org/viaf/122154245/  Search this
Rogers, Pat 1938- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n93069732 http://viaf.org/viaf/108279546/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xxxiv, 397 pages)
Type:
Encyclopedias
Bio-bibliography
Dictionaries
Biography
Biographies
Electronic books
Place:
Großbritannien
Date:
2011
18th century
1600-talet
1700-talet
Topic:
English literature  Search this
Authors, English  Search this
LITERARY CRITICISM--European--English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh  Search this
Schriftsteller  Search this
Litteratur--historia  Search this
Call number:
PR441 .B36 2011 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1128626

Literary biography : an introduction / Michael Benton

Author:
Benton, Michael 1939- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n78094421 http://viaf.org/viaf/112807589/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xx, 253 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Biography
Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Date:
2009
Topic:
Authors, English--Biography--History and criticism--Theory, etc  Search this
English prose literature--History and criticism--Theory, etc  Search this
Authors--Authorship  Search this
Biography as a literary form  Search this
LITERARY CRITICISM--European--English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh  Search this
Authors  Search this
Call number:
PR756.B56 B46 2009 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1125931

The life of Daniel Defoe / John Richetti

Author:
Richetti, John J http://viaf.org/viaf/41845728/  Search this
Subject:
Defoe, Daniel 1661?-1731 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79053974 http://viaf.org/viaf/39375774/  Search this
Defoe, Daniel 1661?-1731 http://viaf.org/viaf/39375774/  Search this
Defoe, Daniel 1661?-1731 http://id.worldcat.org/fast/fst00035233 http://viaf.org/viaf/39375774/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xi, 406 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Electronic books
Place:
Great Britain
Grande-Bretagne
Date:
2005
18th century
18e siècle
Topic:
Authors, English  Search this
Journalists  Search this
Écrivains anglais  Search this
Journalistes  Search this
Call number:
PR3406 .R53 2005 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1122283

William Morris : romantic to revolutionary / E.P. Thompson

Author:
Thompson, E. P (Edward Palmer) 1924-1993  Search this
Subject:
Morris, William 1834-1896  Search this
Physical description:
x, 829 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1988
1955
1988, c1976
19th century
Topic:
Authors, English  Search this
Socialism  Search this
Call number:
PR5083 .T6X 1988
PR5083.T6X 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_380052

William Morris : romantic to revolutionary / E. P. Thompson

Author:
Thompson, E. P (Edward Palmer) 1924-1993  Search this
Subject:
Morris, William 1834-1896  Search this
Physical description:
x, 829 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1977
C1977
19th century
Topic:
Authors, English  Search this
Socialism  Search this
Call number:
PR5083.T6 1977X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_94204

Curtain up : Agatha Christie : a life in the theatre / Julius Green

Author:
Green, Julius  Search this
Subject:
Christie, Agatha 1890-1976  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 605 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
History
Biographies
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
2015
20th century
19th century
Topic:
Dramatists, English  Search this
Authors, English  Search this
Theater--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1057420

The Holy Gospels. Translated from the authorized English version into the Iroquois Indian dialect, under the supervision of the Montreal Auxiliary to the British and Foreign Bible Society

Author:
Onasakenrat, Joseph 1845-1881  Search this
British and Foreign Bible Society, Montreal  Search this
Physical description:
324 p. 17 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1880
Call number:
PM1384.B5 1880
PM1384.B5 1880
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_266688

Facing the late Victorians : portraits of writers and artists from the Mark Samuels Lasner collection / by Margaret D. Stetz

Author:
Stetz, Margaret D (Margaret Diane) 1953-  Search this
Mark Samuels Lasner Collection  Search this
Subject:
Samuels Lasner, Mark 1952- Art collections  Search this
University of Delaware  Search this
Mark Samuels Lasner Collection  Search this
Physical description:
158 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm
Type:
Portraits
Catalogs
Biography
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
2007
19th century
Topic:
Authors, English  Search this
Artists  Search this
Portraits, British  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1109156

Memorias de un criollo bocatoreño / Carlos Reid, con la colaboración y bajo la edición de Stanley Heckadon Moreno

Author:
Reid, Carlos  Search this
Heckadon Moreno, Stanley  Search this
Physical description:
199 p. : maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Panama
Bocas del Toro (Panama)
Date:
1980
Topic:
Folklore  Search this
Creoles  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F1569.B6 R35
F1569.B6R35
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_150206

Little journeys to the homes of English authors / by Elbert Hubbard

Author:
Hubbard, Elbert 1856-1915  Search this
Book designer:
Warner, Samuel 1872-1947  Search this
Illuminator:
Carmody, Frances  Search this
Publisher:
Roycroft Shop  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes, 12 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1900
Topic:
Authors, English  Search this
Call number:
PR99 .H8 1900X
PR99.H8 1900X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_420851

Likenesses : with the sitters writing about one another / Judith Aronson ; foreword by Charles Saumarez Smith

Author:
Aronson, Judith 1942-  Search this
Subject:
Aronson, Judith 1942-  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 129 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 x 30 cm
Type:
Portraits
Date:
2010
©2010
20th century
Topic:
Portrait photography  Search this
Authors, English  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Intellectuals  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100940

The authors of England. A series of medallion portraits of modern literary characters, engraved from the works of British artists, by Achille Collas. With illustrative notices by Henry F. Chorley

Author:
Chorley, Henry Fothergill 1808-1872  Search this
Collas, Achille 1795-1859  Search this
Nolte, Vincent 1779-1856  Search this
Physical description:
1 p. l., vi, [1], 93, 12 p. 15 pl. 32 x 25 cm
Type:
Portraits
Date:
1838
Topic:
Authors, English  Search this
Call number:
PR447 .C4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_255151

Visionary: The Odyssey of Sir Arthur C. Clarke Collection [McAleer]

Creator:
McAleer, Neil., 1942-  Search this
Names:
Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008  Search this
Extent:
12 Cubic Feet ((12 boxes))
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Video recordings
Correspondence
Electronic records
Photographs
Date:
bulk 1980-2000
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of 12 cubic feet of material gathered or created by author Neil McAleer for his authorized biography of Sir Arthur Clarke, Visionary: The Odyssey of Sir Arthur C. Clarke. The collection includes correspondence, emails, articles, photographs, videotapes, and audio tape cassettes/transcripts of Clarke's friends and colleagues in science fiction and space advocacy that McAleer interviewed for the biography. This collection also consists of digital files of much of the collection.
Biographical / Historical:
Visionary: The Odyssey of Sir Arthur C. Clarke Collection [McAleer] is the updated 2012 version of Neil McAleer's Arthur C Clarke: The Authorized Biography which was published in 1992. According to Michael Neufeld's 2013 Quest review of the book, "McAleer's book provides the only comprehensive biography of the writer that exists."
Provenance:
Neil McAleer, Gift, 2016
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
Astronautics  Search this
Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Video recordings
Correspondence
Electronic records
Photographs
Citation:
Visionary: The Odyssey of Sir Arthur C. Clarke Collection [McAleer], Accession 2017-0003, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.2017.0003
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-2017-0003

Defiance : the extraordinary life of Lady Anne Barnard / Stephen Taylor

Author:
Taylor, Stephen 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Barnard, Anne Lindsay Lady 1750-1825  Search this
Physical description:
x, 388 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
Great Britain
Cape of Good Hope (South Africa)
Date:
2017
18th century
Topic:
Socialites  Search this
Travel writers  Search this
Artists  Search this
Nobility  Search this
Authors, English  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1092301

D.H. Lawrence's manuscripts : the correspondence of Frieda Lawrence, Jake Zeitlin, and others / edited by Michael Squires

Author:
Squires, Michael 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Lawrence, D. H (David Herbert) 1885-1930 Correspondence  Search this
Lawrence, D. H (David Herbert) 1885-1930 Manuscripts  Search this
Lawrence, Frieda von Richthofen 1879-1956 Correspondence  Search this
Zeitlin, Jake 1902-1987 Correspondence  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 319 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Catalogs
Date:
1991
20th century
Topic:
Authors, English--Correspondence  Search this
Manuscripts, English--Catalogs  Search this
Call number:
CT275.L417 S77 1991
CT275.L417S77 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_422060

Into Africa : the imperial life of Margery Perham / C. Brad Faught

Author:
Faught, C. Brad  Search this
Subject:
Perham, Margery 1895-1982  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 198 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Great Britain
Africa, Sub-Saharan
Africa
Date:
2012
20th century
1884-1960
1960-
Topic:
Colonial administrators  Search this
Authors, English  Search this
Colonies  Search this
Administration  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1015198

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