Alphonse Daudet Collection
Scope and Contents
This finding aid encompasses accessions of materials pertaining to Alphonse Daudet. Material acquired before 1998 has been organized into two series: Series I, Letters from Alphonse Daudet , and Series II, Writings . Material acquired after that date is located in Series III, Additions Since January 1998 , which is arranged in accession order.
- 1860 - 1899
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
The Alphonse Daudet Collection is the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Materials acquired from various sources.
0.42 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Language of Materials
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."
Alphonse Daudet, 1840-1897
Alphonse Daudet was a 19th century French novelist.
This finding aid was produced from a previously existing card set in the Manuscripts Catalog, or from another inventory. All pertinent bibliographical information has been retained. If the collection also contains unlisted or unsorted material, this has been noted in the box-and-folder list.
Further rehousing and description were carried out in 2014.
- Guide to the Alphonse Daudet Collection
- Under Revision
- by Beinecke Staff
- July 1996
- Description rules
- Beinecke Manuscript Unit Archival Processing Manual
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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