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Henley, William Ernest, 1849-1903

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1849-08-23 - 1903-07-11

William Ernest Henley was a British poet, editor, and critic whose friends included Rudyard Kipling and Robert Louis Stevenson. His works include A Book of Verses (1888), London Voluntaries (1893), and Hawthorn and Lavender (1899).

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Edwin J. Beinecke Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 664
Overview: The Edwin J. Beinecke Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson contains correspondence, manuscripts, personal papers, and research files by, about, and relating to Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson.
Dates: 1828-1970, bulk 1870-1940

William Ernest Henley Collection

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 1131
Scope and Contents: The collection consists of correspondence, writings, photographs, scrapbooks, printed material, and ephemera relating to the life and work of the writer William Ernest Henley. Correspondents include Robert Fitzroy Bell, his future wife Anna Nancy Boyle, and Robert Louis Stevenson.
Dates: 1736-1941, bulk 1878-1902