Scope and Contents
- 1894 - 1929
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
3.13 Linear Feet (8 boxes)
Language of Materials
E. F. Benson, 1867-1940
Benson's first novel, Dodo, was published in 1893 and enjoyed significant acclaim and commercial success. Benson went on to a prolific literary career, publishing nearly 100 works including novels, short stories, memoirs, biographies, and other works of non-fiction. Benson also worked as an archaeologist at excavations in Italy, Greece, and Egypt, represented England in international figure skating competitions, and served in the 1930s as the mayor of the town of Rye in East Sussex.
- Guide to the E. F. Benson Papers
- by Will Baker
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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