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- Forbes, Esther, 1891-1967
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- Esther Forbes "Paradise" Collection
- Manuscripts Division
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- 1 box and 0.5 linear feet
- Storage Note:
- ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1
Consists of a late draft of Paradise (1937), a novel by American author Esther Forbes.
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection consists of "about the third draft" of Forbes's novel Paradise, which was published in 1937 and is set in New England during the time of King Philip's War.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Forbes, Esther, 1891-1967
Esther Forbes was an American novelist and children's writer who won the Pulitzer Prize for History for her biography (1942) of Paul Revere and the Newbery Medal (1944) for Johnny Tremain.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
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. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
- Credit this material:
Esther Forbes "Paradise" Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Permanent URL:
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA(609) 258-3184