Found 9 collections related to Authors

Dolan, Michael J., 1884-1954
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll 24876
.13 linear feet (1 custom document box)
Michael J. Dolan (1884-1954) was an Irish actor and theatrical stage manager, manager, and producer. He was associated with the Abbey Theatre of Dublin, Ireland, for most of his career. The collection (14 items) consists of letters written to... more
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll 24874
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Joseph Conrad was a British novelist, essayist, short-story writer, playwright, and translator. Elbridge L. Adams (1866-1934), an American lawyer and publisher, was a friend of Conrad and one of his early biographers. The collection comprises... more
Joyce, James, 1882-1941
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll 28384
.08 linear feet (1 volume)
James Joyce was an Irish novelist, short-story writer, playwright, poet, and literary critic. Richard William Wallace (1872-1927) was an American commercial artist and advertising executive who resided in Paris for a number of years. The... more
Synge, J. M. (John Millington), 1871-1909
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll 29935
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
John Millington Synge was an Irish playwright, poet, and essayist. The collection comprises two autograph letters and one autograph postcard, all signed J. M. Synge: an autograph letter signed (one page) to his publisher [Joseph M.] Hone, 1907... more
Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll 29926
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Lady Isabella Augusta (Persse) Gregory was an Irish playwright, director, producer, poet, folklorist, translator and historian, co-founder of the Irish National Theater Society at the Abbey Theater, and patron of the Irish Literary Renaissance.... more
Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll 24834
1 item (1 leaf) (27 x 21 cm)
Jack Kerouac (1922-1969) was an American Beat novelist, essayist, and poet. The collection consists of an autograph manuscript (1 leaf) containing Jack Kerouac's notes or journal entry entitled "Áu Revoir a l'Art .... Period 394," dated Nov. 16,... more
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll 28385
.1 linear feet ( 1 folder)
Typed letter signed (2 pages) from British author Virginia Woolf (1882-1941), dated 1927 September 20, London, to Ellery Sedgwick (1872-1960), editor and owner of the Atlantic Monthly, in Boston. The letter pertains to the forthcoming publication... more
Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll 29967
.1 linear feet ( 1 folder)
Typescript sermon (3 pages), with holograph revisions in ink, by the Anglo-American poet and writer W. H. Auden (1907-1973). Auden delivered this sermon during the Evensong service of October 24, 1965 at Christ Church, Oxford, at the invitation of... more
Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll 24898
.17 linear feet (1 custom document box)
Jack Kerouac (1922-1969) was an American Beat novelist, essayist, and poet. Kerouac mentioned plans to write a novel called Beat Traveler as early as 1958, but it was only in January 1960 that he began working on it in earnest. His letter of... more