Char, René, 1907-1988
- Existence: 1907 - 1988
René Char (1907-1988), French poet
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
"Dedicace de Recherche de la base et du sommet", n.d.
Holograph manuscript with additions and corrections.
First published in Recherche de la base et du sommet by Char (Paris: Gallimard, 1955).
"Fievre de la Petite Pierre D'Alsace", n.d.
Poem, holograph manuscript with additions and corrections.
First published in Poemes des deux anees (Paris: G.L.M., 1955).
Galerie Jacques Benador archive
Eugène and Maria Jolas papers
"L'Avenir non predit", 1960 Feb 28
Poem, holograph manuscript, with corrections and additions.
First published in Poetes, peintres, sculpteurs (Paris: Maeght, 1960).
"Outrages", 1944 Jul
Poem, holograph manuscript, signed on page 3, with additions and corrections. Bound in blue paper cover.
First published in Butrages (Ales: P.A.B., 1967).
Henri Peyre letters
Consists of letters to Peyre chiefly from French authors, plus one letter from Peyre to Donald Wing enclosing a typescript of Paul Claudel's "Partage de midi," which Peyre had made from the play at the Bibliotheque Nationale.
Poems, [ca. 1952]
Published volume of Char's poems translated by Denis Devlin and Jackson Mathews, and published in Rome in 1952.
Number 344 of 350 copies.
Inscribed by Char in French and English to Mathews, and containing manuscript corrections and revisions by Mathews.
"Pour un Promethee saxifrage", 1958
Poem, holograph manuscript, signed with initials, with additions and corrections.
First published in L'inclemence lointaine (Paris: Beres, 1961).
Gustaf Sobin papers
The collection consists of correspondence and writings that document the life and work of the American poet Gustaf Sobin. Correspondence sheds light on his relationships with other literary figures, including René Char, James Laughlin, Hyatt Waggoner, and Charles Tomlinson, among others. Writings consist of extensive notes and drafts for most of his major works and provide comprehensive documentation of his creative process.
Tiger's Eye records
The records document all aspects of the production and distribution of the little magazine The Tiger's Eye, from its inception in 1947 through the decision to cease publication in 1951. Correspondence, manuscripts, and business records document the creative and editorial process, the enthusiasm of its readership, its subscription base, and the work involved in producing and distributing the issues.
"Tout ce que nous accomplirons", 1970
Two states of the poem, both one- page holograph manuscripts, and dated July 1969-July 1970 and January 1970.
First published in Cahier Rene Char (Paris: Editions de L'Herne, 1971) as part of "Contre une maison seche."