Series 3: Writings and Translations

13 boxes (1 partial)

This collection is stored at Firestone Library and Firestone Library.

This collection is stored on site at Firestone Library. Ernest Hemingway material and Box 180 are stored in special vault facilities.

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

Collection Creator: Beach, Sylvia..

Dates: 1927-1969.

Extent: 13 boxes (1 partial)

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

Access to the photographs is restricted because surrogates are available for reference use. Researchers who feel they have a compelling reason to be granted access to the original photographs must request permission in advance from the Curator of Manuscripts ( ).

Original Hemingway is restricted. Surrogates are available for use.


Writings and Translations documents Sylvia Beach's works, including her memoir, Shakespeare & Company , and a number of articles and speeches. The series also contains information on Beach's translations of works by Henri Michaux and Adrienne Monnier.


Arranged alphabetically by author, starting with Sylvia Beach's works followed by her translations. Minor articles and speeches are filed at the end of the series.

Preferred Citation

Series 3: Writings and Translations; 1927-1969; Sylvia Beach Papers, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

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    Title Date Container
    Shakespeare & Company 1937-1962 Explore Multiple Containers
    "Ulysse À Paris" 1949-1960 Explore Multiple Containers
    Michaux, Henri: Translations 1937-1969 Explore Multiple Containers
    Monnier, Adrienne: Translations undated Explore Multiple Containers
    Speech at Radio Institute, Paris 1927 Box 91 Folder 6
    "La campagne autant que Paris", Bravo 1932 Box 91 Folder 7
    "'Ulysses' a Parigi", Inventario 1950 Box 91 Folder 8
    "Shakespeare & Co., Paris", The Listener 1959 Box 91 Folder 9
    Miscellaneous Speeches by Sylvia Beach undated Box 91 Folder 10
    Radio and Television Appearances by Sylvia Beach 1961-1962 Box 92 Folder 1

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