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Durrell, Lawrence



  • Existence: 1912-November 7, 1990

Lawrence Durrell (1912-1990), expatriate British novelist, poet, dramatist, and travel writer.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Chimera papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 35
Overview: The Chimera Papers consist of manuscripts, correspondence, and business papers relating to the publishing history of Chimera: A Literary Journal (1942-1947), with manuscripts of writings by Barbara Howes, editor of Chimera from 1943 to 1947.
Dates: 1943-1959

Letters : Athens, Greece, to Elizabeth Smart, [ca. 1939-40]

 Part of Collection — Box: 7, Folder: GROUP 130, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Two TLS, the second of which is accompanied by three typescripts, carbon, of three poems by Durrell: "A Noctuary," "Who First Wrapped Love ...," and "Carol in Corfu."
Dates: [ca. 1939-40]

Henry Miller Papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 472
Overview: The Henry Miller papers contain writings, journals, administrative files, correspondence, photographs, and personal papers chiefly documenting Miller's life and career from the 1950s through 1970s.
Dates: 1898-1979, bulk 1930-1979