Summary


Overview

Creator:

Blackmur, R. P. (Richard P.), 1904-1965.

Title:

R. P. Blackmur Papers

Dates:

1864-1965

Size:

42.0 linear feet, 51 archival boxes (1 oversize box)

Call number:

C0227

Storage note:

This collection is stored at Firestone Library.

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

Location:

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
One Washington Road
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA

Language(s) of material:

English, French, Italian and Greek, Modern (1453-).


Abstract

Richard Palmer Blackmur was a notable literary critic, poet, and Princeton University professor. This collection documents Blackmur’s creative and academic efforts, and includes his critical essays, reviews, poetry, short stories, plays, and unpublished novels. In addition to his writings, Blackmur's papers contain significant correspondence with major literary figures of the twentieth century.