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Hesse, Hermann, 1877-1962

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1877 - 1962

Hermann Hesse (1877-1962), German-born Swiss poet, novelist, and painter.

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

"Aus dem Glasperlenspiel", undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: GROUP 28, F-2
Call Number: YCGL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Poems, typescript carbon. Includes: "Aus Josef Knechts hinterlassenen Schriften: Klage"; "Der letzte Glasperlenspieler"; "Ein Traum"; "Seifenblasen"; "Stufen (Gegenstueck zu 'Klage')"; "Das Glasperlenspiel."
Dates: undated

Bryher papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 97
Overview: The papers document the personal life and literary career of Bryher. Her extensive correspondence includes letters from H. D., Robert MacAlmon, Kenneth MacPherson, Norman Holmes Pearson, Sylvia Beach, Norman Douglas, Horace Gregory, Islay Lyons, and Edith Sitwell, and from many other figures in the fields of literature, psychoanalysis, and film. There are manuscripts of many of her works, including fragments of an unpublished volume of autobiography; financial and personal papers; material...
Dates: 1812-1980, bulk 1911-1978

"Ein paar Gedanken aus meinen Schriften", 1951

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: GROUP 28, F-3
Call Number: YCGL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Holograph manuscript in bound notebook. Inscribed to Bryher.
Dates: 1951

H. D. Papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 24
Overview: The papers document the personal life and literary career of H. D. Major correspondents include Richard Aldington, Bryher, Helen Wolle Doolittle, Robert McAlmon, Brigit Patmore, Norman Holmes Pearson, George Plank, and Ezra Pound. There are manuscripts of many of her works, including Her (1927), The Walls Do Not Fall (1944), Helen in Egypt (1961), and her memoir End to Torment (1958). The collection also contains personal papers, subject files, and photographs, including items related to the...
Dates: 1887-1977

"In Sand geschrieben", undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: GROUP 28, F-4
Call Number: YCGL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Poem, typescript carbon. With manuscript note from Henri Peyre to Carl F. Schreiber explaining that Peyre copied the poem from the 1947 Sep 27 issue of Literatur und Kunst.
Dates: undated

"Kleiner Gesang", 1962 May

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: GROUP 28, F-5
Call Number: YCGL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Poem, typescript, signed, with watercolor drawing on cover. Envelope addressed to "Mrs." Bryher.
Dates: 1962 May

Letters : to Walter Meckauer, 1946, undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: GROUP 28, F-1
Call Number: YCGL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Three ANS, one with envelope, and three typed notes signed. Accompanied by seven envelopes postmarked 1944-46, undated ANS with envelope, postmarked 1946 Dec 10, shows reproduction of photograph of Hesse and his grand-daughter. Two undated cards show view of Hesse's house at Montagnola.
Dates: 1946, undated

Norman Holmes Pearson Collection of “Art for the Wrong Reason”

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 1031
Scope and Contents: The collection contains sixty-three sketches, drawings, paintings, and prints acquired by Yale faculty member Norman Holmes Pearson not for their aesthetic or artistic merit, but because they were created by poets and other authors; he titled his collection “Art for the Wrong Reason.” The works were executed in crayon, gouache, graphite, ink, charcoal, oil, and watercolor on paper, board, canvas, and panel, by fifty-three writers including E. E. Cummings, George Du Maurier, Victor Hugo, D. H....
Dates: 1833-1979

"Wanderer im Spätherbst", 1956

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: GROUP 28, F-6
Call Number: YCGL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Poem, typescript, corrected and signed, with watercolor drawing on front cover and inscription to H.D. on inside back cover.
Dates: 1956

Kurt Wolff archive

 Collection
Call Number: YCGL MSS 3
Overview: The papers consist of letters, manuscripts, and other documents from the business files of Kurt Wolff Verlag. Chiefly correspondence with authors of the German Expressionist literary movement. Includes contracts, financial statements, and documentary material. Correspondents include Walter Hasenclever, Franz Kafka, and Franz Werfel. Most letters to the Kurt Wolff Verlag are directed to Kurt Wolff himself; others are addressed to persons associated with the Kurt Wolff Verlag, e.g. Georg Heinrich...
Dates: 1907-1938

"Zwei Gedichte", undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: GROUP 28, F-7
Call Number: YCGL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Poems, holograph, in bound notebook. With "Alter Maler in der Werkstatt" and "Licht der Frühe." Blank postcard of painting pasted down on inside front cover and photograph of Hesse pasted down on inside back cover. Inscribed to Bryher.
Dates: undated

"Zwölf Gedichte", undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: GROUP 28, F-8
Call Number: YCGL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Poems, holograph, with watercolor drawings. Inscribed to Norman Holmes Pearson. With typescript mimeograph sheet laid in.
Dates: undated