Biography and History

Peter Schwed was an American editor, publisher, and vice-president of Simon and Schuster, Inc.

Source: From the finding aid for C0825

  • Peter Schwed Correspondence. 1948-1994 (inclusive), 1982 (bulk).

    Call Number: C0825

    Consists of 40 letters by various authors to Peter Schwed on the occasion of his retirement in 1982 as editor, publisher, and vice-president (1945-1982) of Simon and Schuster, Inc. Also present are brief comments on these letters by Schwed and a copy of his self-published Plum to Peter: Letters of P. G. Wodehouse to his Editor Peter Schwed (1996).