Frank Norris Novels
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- Norris, Frank, 1907-1967.
- Title and dates:
- Frank Norris Novels
- Consists of manuscripts for two works of fiction by American novelist Frank Norris (Princeton Class of 1929).
- 0.8 linear feet
- 2 archival boxes
- Call number:
- Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA
- Language(s) of materials:
- Storage note:
- This collection is stored onsite at Firestone Library.
Frank Norris was an American novelist active during the Progressive Era and writing predominantly in the naturalist genre.
The collection consists of two works of fiction by Norris (Princeton Class of 1929), including a typescript with holograph corrections and two sets of galley proofs for Nutro 29 (1950), and a typescript with holograph corrections and a bound proof copy for Tower in the West (1957).
Access and Use
The collection is open for research.
Restrictions on Use and Copyright Information
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Associate University Librarian for Rare Books and Special Collections. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
Acquisition and Appraisal
Provenance and Acquisition
Gift of author.
Location of Copies or Alternate Formats
Publications by Norris: Nutro 29 (NY: Rinehart, 1950), Tower in the West (NY: Harper, 1957).
Processing and Other Information
Folder inventory prepared by Gregory Kohles '2013 in 2011.
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Language(s) of this Finding Aid
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Frank Norris Novels, Box and Folder Number; Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
- American fiction -- 20th century.
- Novelists, American -- 20th century.
- Drafts (preliminary versions)
- Galley Proofs (Printing) -- 20th century.
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