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Collection Overview

Creator:
Garland Publishing, Inc.
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Garland Publishing, Inc., Records
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/41687h48w
Dates:
1969-1991
Size:
38 boxes
Storage Note:
ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1-38
Language:
English

Abstract

This collection consists of correspondence of various Garland Publishing, Inc. staff members with authors, editors, and others, concerning permissions, copyrights, and production and editorial matters relating to their publication of facsimile and reprint editions of works by established writers. Also present are company catalogs and brochures arranged in two series, chronologically (1987-1996) and by subject.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of correspondence of various Garland Publishing, Inc., staff members with authors, editors, and others, concerning permissions, copyrights, and production and editorial matters relating to their publication of facsimile and reprint editions of works by established writers. Such subjects include James Joyce (company correspondence of Michael Groden, Danis Rose, A. Walton Litz), Le Corbusier (correspondence of Andre Wogenscky, Jerzy Soltan), William Faulkner (correspondence of Noel Polk, Joseph Blotner, M. McHaney), Virginia Woolf (correspondence of Quentin Bell), Walter Gropius (correspondence of Dr. W. Nerdinger), Louis I. Kahn (correspondence of Julia Converse), and F. Scott Fitzgerald (correspondence of Matthew Bruccoli, Alan Margolies, and others). Also included is correspondence of or related to Jacques Barzun. There are correspondence files of the late Gavin Borden, founder of the firm in 1969, who with his wife Libby Borden, now president, built the company into a significant publisher of academic reference works and science textbooks. Also present are company catalogs and brochures arranged in two series, chronologically (1987-1996) and by subject.

Collection Creator Biography:

Garland Publishing, Inc.

Garland Publishing, Inc. is an American publisher of academic reference and science textbooks, founded in 1969 by Gavin Borden.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Gift of Elizabeth Borden.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed in 2000. Finding aid written in 2000.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use.

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:

Garland Publishing, Inc., Records; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/41687h48w
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184