- Collection Overview
- Collection Description & Creator Information
- Access & Use
- Collection History
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- Hine, Al
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- Al Hine Novels
- Manuscripts Division
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- 3 boxes and 1.2 linear feet
- Storage Note:
- ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1-3
Consists of manuscripts for three novels by American novelist and children's writer Al Hine.
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection consists of manuscripts for three novels by Hine (Princeton Class of 1938): corrected typescripts of An Unfound Door (1951) and The Birthday Boy (1959) and corrected typescripts and galley proofs of Lord Love a Duck (1961).
This collection is arranged chronologically.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Al Hine was an American novelist and children's writer. He died in 1974.
This collection was a gift from Al Hine in 1964.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No appraisal information is available.
- Processing Information:
Folder inventory by Allyse Terrell 2014 in 2013.
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:
Al Hine Novels; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Permanent URL:
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA(609) 258-3184
- Alternative Form Available:
Publications by Hine: An Unfound Door (Boston: Little, Brown, 1951), The Birthday Boy (New York: Scribner's, 1959), Lord Love a Duck (New York: Atheneum, 1961).
- Subject Terms:
- American fiction -- 20th century.
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Manuscripts.
- Genre Terms:
- Drafts (preliminary versions)