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  1. Christian Lacy: Tale of the Salem Witchcraft

    George Payne Rainsford James (1799-1860) was a British novelist and historical writer. He was British Consul for many years at various places in the United States and Europe. He held the honorary office of British Historiographer Royal during the last ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-16 14:23

  2. The Luck of the "Susan Bell"

    Walter Besant (1836-1901) was a British novelist and philanthropist, whose best work describing social evils in London’s East End helped set in motion movements to aid the poor. The collection includes a signed holographic short story by Sir Walter Besant ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-16 14:28

  3. The Blue Sky Press, Chicago, Illinois

    Barbara Jean Walker was a student at the University of Arizona Graduate Library School. The collection contains a photocopy of a typescript seminar paper concerning the history of Blue Sky Press. This press was founded in Chicago in 1899 by Thomas Wood ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-16 14:54

  4. Joseph Conrad Collection

    Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) was an British novelist and short-story writer of Polish descent, who is best known for his novella Heart of Darkness (1902). The collection includes five letters written by Conrad to various correspondents; three holograph, two ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-16 16:02

  5. Spanish Poems, Ballads and Proverbs

    Approximately 385 handwritten leaves of poems, ballads and proverbs from Spain, which were collected by Antonio Machado y Alvarez, in the late nineteenth century. ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-18 11:52

  6. Diary of Hortense L. Brooks

    One bound volume with photographs detailing the Italian tour of Hortense L. Brooks. The first half of the diary is a transcript, referred to in the text, and identified in Hortense's hand. ...

    castanoe - 2021-07-16 09:41

  7. Babylon revisited: a screenplay by F. Scott Fitzgerald

    Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald (1896-1940) was an American fiction writer, screenwriter, and essayist. He is most famously known for his third novel The Great Gatsby, described as the Great American Novel. This collection contains a photocopy of a ...

    castanoe - 2021-07-16 11:28

  8. Sinclair Browning Papers

    This collection is comprised of the personal and professional papers of Southern Arizona author Sinclair Browning. The bulk of the material relates to the first five books of the Trade Ellis mystery series, published 1999-2003. The remaining material ...

    trentp - 2015-07-09 09:58

  9. Order and Chaos Chez Hans Reichel

    The Loujon Press was started in the early 1960s by free-lance editors Jon Edgar Webb and "Gypsy" Lou Webb. The press later relocated to Tucson, AZ and Albuquerque, NM. The Webbs designed and produced several limited edition works by Charles ...

    castanoe - 2021-11-02 09:15

  10. Papers of Edward Abbey

    Biographical materials, correspondence, journals, notebooks, speeches, manuscripts, articles, audiotapes, videotapes, and supplemental materials documenting Edward Abbey's life and career. ...

    castanoe - 2021-11-02 18:54

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