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Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986



  • Existence: 1904-08-26 - 1986-01-04


Christopher Isherwood (1904-1986), Anglo-American novelist, playwright, screenwriter, autobiographer, and diarist.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Decision Magazine papers

Call Number: MS 176
Abstract: Correspondence, drafts of articles and poems, legal documents, press releases, clippings and other papers of the magazine which was published in New York from January 1941 to February 1942 under the editorship of Klaus Mann. Correspondents and writers include W.H. Auden, André Gide, Sir Julian Huxley, Christopher Isherwood, Heinrich Mann, Thomas Mann, William Carlos Williams and Stefan Zweig. Also in the papers is the proof for an unpublished article by Vladimir Nabokov, "Soviet Literature...
Dates: 1940-1942

Letter : Santa Monica, Calif., to David Watts, 1977 Apr 3

 Part of Collection — Box 12: [Barcode: 39002137224888], Folder: GROUP 246, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

New World Writing records

Call Number: YCAL MSS 388
Abstract: The collection documents all aspects of the production and promotion of the literary magazine New World Writing from its first issue in 1952 to its last issue in 1959. Correspondence, including letters by and about various authors whose work was published in the magazine, and manuscripts, including corrected typescripts of published works, shed light on the selection and editorial process. Highlights include the corrected typescript of "Catch-18" by Joseph Heller, originally published in...
Dates: 1952-1960