Subseries 1C: Essays by Allen Tate

3.0 boxes (2 partial)

This collection is stored at Firestone Library and Firestone Library.

This collection is stored onsite at Firestone Library. Box 24, Folder 17 is stored in special vault facilities.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Collection Creator: Tate, Allen, 1899-1979..

Dates: 1925-1965.

Extent: 3.0 boxes (2 partial)

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

Box 24, Folder 17 is stored in special vault facilities. Consult curator for access.

Description

Much of the essays of Tate are focused in the field of Literary Criticism. and this subseries consists of essays including "The New Provincialism," "The Problem of the Unemployed," and "The Vigil of Venus," as well as others.

Arrangement

This subseries begins with unidentified materials and then continues with identified materials, arranged in alphabetical order.

Preferred Citation

Subseries 1C: Essays by Allen Tate; 1925-1965; Allen Tate Papers, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

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    Title Date Container
    Miscellaneous Essays undated Box 3, Folder 5
    Unidentified Manuscripts undated Box 3, Folder 6
    "The Battle of Gettysburg" undated Box 3, Folder 7
    "The Father" 1933 Box 3, Folder 8
    Foreword to Dahlberg's Poems 1965 March 16 Box 3, Folder 9
    Foreword to the Selected Writings of Herbert Read undated Box 3, Folder 10
    The Fugitive 1922-1925: A Personal Recollection 1942 April 14 Box 4, Folder 1
    "Further Reflections: The Fugitive and John Crowe Ransom, Fifty Years Later" 1974 August Box 4, Folder 2
    "Hardy's Philosophic Metaphors" undated Box 4, Folder 3
    "Inner Weather: Frost as Metaphysical Poet" undated Box 4, Folder 4
    Introduction to the Collected Poems of Valery Larbaud undated Box 4, Folder 5
    Introduction to New American Library Edition of Sanctuary undated Box 4, Folder 6
    "Johnson on the Metaphysicals" undated Box 4, Folder 7
    Kenneth Burke and the Historical Environment circa 1930s Box 4, Folder 8
    "Literary Criticism and the Humanities" 1932 Box 4, Folder 9
    "Literature as Knowledge: Comment and Comparison" undated Box 4, Folder 10
    "Longinus" undated Box 4, Folder 11
    "A Lost Traveller's Dream" undated Box 4, Folder 12
    "Mere Literature and the Lost Traveller" undated Box 4, Folder 13
    "The New Provincialism" undated Box 4, Folder 14
    The New Republic 1931 October 21-1935 April 10 Box 4, Folder 15
    "A Note on Aesthete, 1925" 1942 January 28 Box 4, Folder 16
    "Note on Dewey's Esthetics" undated Box 4, Folder 17
    "Of Poetry: An Untimely Defense" 1925 Box 4, Folder 18
    "A Peroration a Hundred Years After" 1965 April 9 Box 4, Folder 19
    "A Personal Statement on Fascism" undated Box 4, Folder 20
    "Poetry Modern and Unmodern" circa 1968 Box 4, Folder 21
    "The Problem of the Unemployed: A Modest Proposal" 1933 May Box 4, Folder 22
    Reactionary Essays circa 1930-1936 Box 4, Folder 23
    "A Reading of Keats" undated Box 4, Folder 24
    Recollections of Dreams 1954 January-May Box 4, Folder 25
    "Religion and the Old South" undated Box 4, Folder 26
    Reviews written by Allen Tate 1924-1930 Box 5, Folder 1-2
    Reviews written by Allen Tate (Photocopies) 1924-1930 Box 5, Folder 3
    "Some Glimpses of Paul Rosenfeld" undated Box 5, Folder 4
    "A Southern Mode of the Imagination" undated Box 5, Folder 5
    "Techniques of Fiction" 1943 October Box 5, Folder 6
    "Three Types of Poetry" undated Box 5, Folder 7
    "A Trivial Meditation" undated Box 5, Folder 8
    "T. S. Eliot," article for Encyclopedia Brittanica undated Box 5, Folder 9
    "The Unliteral Imagination" circa 1963 Box 5, Folder 10
    "The Vigil of Venus" 1943 Box 5, Folder 11
    "What is Creative Writing" undated Box 5, Folder 12
    "Yeats' Romanticism" undated Box 5, Folder 13