Biography and History

Phillpotts was a prolific and popular English novelist, playwright, and poet.

Source: From the finding aid for C0398

  • William Dean Howells Collection. 1863-1919 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C0168

    Consists of correspondence and selected manuscripts of the American critic, novelist, poet, and playwright William Dean Howells.

  • Eden Phillpotts Collection. 1906-1977 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C0398

    Eden Phillpotts was a prolific and popular English novelist, playwright, and poet. Papers consist of about 120 letters by Phillpotts to G. Herbert Thring and Denys Killam Roberts of the Society of Authors and Macleod Yearsley regarding the publishing of his works. Additions to the collection include 64 letters, printed matter and newspaper clippings (1921-1960) about Phillpotts and his works.