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Zola, Émile, 1840-1902



  • Existence: 1840 - 1902


Émile Zola (1840-1902), French novelist, playwright, and journalist.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Alphonse Daudet Collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 231

Letters from Daudet to Henry Ceard (mentions Emile Zola and Alfred de Vigny), Estes and Lauriat, and Paul Ginisty of Odeon Theater, among others. Also includes a bound manuscript volume, partly in Daudet's handwriting and signed by him, entitled "Histoire de mes livres I. Fromont jeune et risler aîné."

Dates: 1860-1899

Camille Doucet correspondence

Call Number: GEN MSS 1554
Abstract: Collection of circa 11,000 letters addressed to Camille Doucet (1812-1895), director of the Superintendance générale des théâtres de France and member of the Académie française, from upwards of 1150 correspondents. It offers rich documentation of the French arts and letters in the second half of the 19th century and, in particular, of Doucet’s influence over French theater in his capacity as head of the administration of theaters in the imperial government of Napoleon III between 1853 and...
Dates: 1832-1920, bulk 1850-1895

Matthew Josephson papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 26

The papers contain correspondence, journals, subject files, and writings that document Josephson's life and provide information on the subjects of his research.

Dates: 1917-1979 (inclusive)

Letter : Medan, to an unidentified recipient, 1883 Oct 31

 Part of Collection — Box 69: [Barcode: 39002137225448], Folder: GROUP 2746, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS to "Mon cher ami," about a novel and a play and mentioning Paul Alexis and Jules Valles.

In French.

Dates: 1883 Oct 31

Letter : Paris, France, to an unidentified recipient, 1884 Mar 3

 Part of Collection — Box 69: [Barcode: 39002137225448], Folder: GROUP 2746, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS to "Cher monsieur."

In French.

Removed from Oscar Wilde, by Robert Harborough Sherard (London, 1902).

Dates: 1884 Mar 3