Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950
- Existence: 1856-07-26 - 1950-11-02
Bernard Shaw (1856-1950), Irish playwright, critic, polemicist, and political activist.
Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:
Three autograph manuscript letters, signed, from Shaw to Norman Veitch, Miss Kauser, and "Dear Shallard". Letters discuss Shaw's disapproval for having theatrical performances recorded for the radio and an upcoming lecture. Two letters are accompanied by typescript transcriptions.
Autograph letter, signed, discussing the possibility of D. Appleton and Company publishing his dramatic work.
The Llewelyn Davies family papers contain correspondence, photographs, and other material relating chiefly to the Llewelyn Davies family, though materials also relate to members of the Du Maurier family and to author and dramatist J. M. Barrie, whose character, "Peter Pan," was inspired by the Llewelyn Davies children.
The collection consists primarily of letters from Shaw to various correspondents, including Ford Madox Ford, Archibald Henderson, and the firm of T. Fisher Unwin; and writings by Shaw, including an annotated typescript of Arms and the Man and a draft of the Prologue to Caesar and Cleopatra.
Shaw on music : a selection of the music criticism of Bernard Shaw / made by Eric Bentley. – Garden City : Doubleday Anchor Books, c1955
Correspondence and manuscripts dealing chiefly with Viereck's book about Colonel E. M. House and President Wilson, The Strangest Friendship in History. Also included are notes and manuscripts concerning "The Memoirs of Colonel House," and miscellaneous other papers.