Bermondsey Book Collection

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Bermondsey Book Collection
Creator:
Call Number: A.B52
Dates: c. 1925
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Series I: Manuscripts
Series II: Correspondence
Collection Overview
Title: Bermondsey Book Collection
Call Number: A.B52
Dates: c. 1925
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
The collection consists of a group of manuscripts contributed to the literary magazine, The Bermondsey Book, which was published from December 1923-May 1930, with Frederick Heath as the editor, as the organ of the Bermondsey Bookshop, and a means of publishing hitherto unknown writers. There are also three letters to Heath from John Alfred Spender (1862-1942), journalist and author, Sir Hugh Seymour Walpole (1884-1941), writer, and Charles Edward Montague (1867-1928), journalist and man of letters, discussing The Bermondsey Book.

The manuscripts and letters have been indexed.

Subject(s):
Manuscripts
Bermondsey Book
Access
The Bermondsey Book Collection is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Bermondsey Book Collection, A.B52, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Address:
Rush Rhees Library
Second Floor, Room 225
Rochester, NY 14627-0055
rarebks@library.rochester.edu
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Content List
Series I: Manuscripts
Aumonier, Stacy. Essay: [On a World Language]
Aumonier, Stacy. "The Ride to Briteuil".
Barbusse, Henri. "Jean qui Pleure et Jean qui Rit".
Gould, Gerald. "Two Lyrics".
Cietti, Ugo. Essay: "Three Portraits".
Blunden, Edmund Charles. Poem: "Fragments".
H______, J_______ S. Poem: "In Memoriam, E.F.G."
Harris, Frank. Essay: "Shakespeare's Imperial Intelligence".
Huxley, Sir Julian Sorrell. Essay: ["The Courtship of Animals"]
Manning, Elizabeth. Poem: "Fisherman's Dog".
O'Callaghan, Maeve. Essay: "A Woman Thinks of War".
O'Flaherty, Liam. Short Story: "The Strange Disease".
Russell, Dora Winifred (Black), Countess. Essay: "A Scientific Utopia".
Smith, Ashley. Short story: "The Atlas Cafe".
Walpole, Sir Hugh Seymour. Essay. "A Note on a Letter".
Walpole, Sir Hugh Seymour. Essay; "On Parting with a Favorite Character".
Warner, Sylvia Townsend. Poem: "The Espousal".
Wellard, James Howard. Essay: "At the Cinema".
Wellard, James Howard. Essay: "Sulpicia".
Wellard, James Howard. Poem: "From the Latin of Catullus".
Wolfe, Humbert. Poem: "The Leafy Dead".
Series II: Correspondence
Charles Edward Montague to Heath, June 17, 1925
James Alfred Spender to Heath, June 20, 1925
Sir Hugh Seymour Walpole to Heath, September 13, 1925


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