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Autograph Ms. notes for "The English Humorists", undated
Collection Description & Creator Information
The folders in the Author Files are filed alphabetically by name, and under a single name in roughly the following order: miscellaneous correspondence, i.e., letters to various correspondents; letters to certain individuals; letters addressed to the main entry of the folder; miscellaneous manuscript material and/or documents; manuscripts of and/or documents relating to individual works, alphabetically by title.
Some artwork has been moved to the Graphic Arts Collection.
- Processing Information
This collection was processed by Sylvia Yu in 2000. Finding aid written by Sylvia Yu in 2000.
Restrictions on Lewis Carroll photographs were lifted in 2023 as part of a restrictions review project.
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- Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
- Conditions Governing Use
Single copies may be made for research purposes. No further duplication 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 Special Collections 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.
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Autograph Ms. notes for "The English Humorists"; M. L. Parrish Collection of Victorian Novelists, C0171, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
- Storage Note:
- Firestone Library (hsvm): Box 36
"A Summary Report and an Introduction," Alexander D. Wainwright, The Princeton University Library Chronicle (Volume XVII, Number 2, Winter 1956, pp. 59-67).
- Ainsworth, William Harrison, 1805-1882
Barrie, J.M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937
Black, William, 1841-1898
Braddon, M.E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849.
Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855.
Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848.
Brontë, Patrick Branwell, 1817-1848
Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882.
Brussel, I. R. (Isidore Rosenbaum), 1895-
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898
Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889.
Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock, 1826-1887
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
Disraeli, Benjamin, 1804-1881
Du Maurier, George, 1834-1896
Eliot, George, 1819-1880
Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865
Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928.
Hargreaves, Alice Pleasance Liddell, 1852-1934
Holiday, Henry, 1839-1927
Hughes, Thomas, 1822-1896
Kingsley, Charles, 1819-1875.
Lever, Charles, 1806-1872.
Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron, 1803-1873.
Meredith, George, 1828-1909.
Randall, David A. (David Anton), 1905-1975
Reade, Charles, 1814-1884
Sadleir, Michael, 1888-1957
Scott, Walter, 1771-1832.
Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894.
Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863.
Thirkell, Angela, 1890-1961.
Trollope, Frances Eleanor, 1835-1913
Trollope, Frances Milton, 1780-1863
Trollope, Theodosia Garrow, 1825-1865
Trollope, Thomas Adolphus, 1810-1892
Wilson, Carroll A. (Carroll Atwood), 1886-1947
Wood, Ellen Price
Yonge, Charlotte M. (Charlotte Mary), 1823-1901