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Farrar, Straus, and Giroux


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Joseph Brodsky papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 613
Overview: The Joseph Brodsky Papers document the life and work of Russian-born poet, essayist and Nobel Laureate Joseph Brodsky, with a particular emphasis on the time period of his residence in the United States (1972-1996). The papers consist of correspondence, writings, personal papers (including legal, medical and financial records), audiovisual material, teaching material, student papers, newspaper clippings and printed ephemera, spanning the years 1890-2004, with the bulk of the material dating...
Dates: circa 1890-2004, bulk 1972-1996

John Chipman Farrar papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 437
Overview: The John Chipman Farrar Papers consist of correspondence, subject files, manuscripts, personal papers, and printed material relating to the personal and professional life of John Chipman Farrar, and to a lesser degree, his wife Margaret Petherbridge Farrar, between 1916 and 1974. The Papers also document the publishing firms Farrar and Rinehart and Farrar, Straus, and Giroux. A number of authors' correspondence and drafts are included in the Papers.
Dates: 1916-1974

Letter to Max Wilk, 1974 August 2

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Call Number: MSS 14 , Series II
Scope and Contents: Letter discusses putting the manuscript of Edward and His Marvellous Telescope in the post that afternoon and sending it to another publisher, Farrar Straus. Mr. Benn explains that they are currently working on The Secret Harbour (another work by Sam Smith) and how he would like to complete that project before embarking on another. He is, however, very interested in the concept of Edward and...
Dates: 1974 August 2

Records relating to Marilynne Robinson, 1980, undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 46, Folder: GROUP 908, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Three TLS from Mary Sonnichsen of Farrar, Straus, and Giroux promoting Marilynne Robinson's novel Housekeeping (1981). With photocopies of ALS from Robinson to "Jeff," in reply to fan mail, and "Pat," concerning a project.
Dates: 1980, undated

Sam Smith Collection

Call Number: MSS 14
Overview: The collection comprises original work by Sam Smith including ink drawings, mock-ups, hand-carved wooden boats, paper model sets, typescripts, and correspondence.
Dates: 1972-1996, bulk 1972-1979

Edmund Wilson papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 187
Overview: The collection consists of correspondence, literary manuscripts, subject files, financial records, photographs, and personal and family papers documenting Wilson's life and work. The papers span the years 1829-1986, encompassing early family documents through materials concerning posthumous publication of Wilson's books and journals. The bulk of the collection dates from the beginnings of Wilson's literary career, ca. 1920, through his death in 1972.Series I, Correspondence, contains...
Dates: 1829-1986, bulk 1920-1972