Beinecke Library


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Anthologization Martha Moulsworth
The manuscript of the Memorandum is held at Yale University 's Beinecke Library , in a commonplace book.
Moulsworth, Martha. “Preface and Commentary”. "My Name Was Martha", edited by Robert C. Evans and Barbara Wiedemann, Locust Hill, p. Various pages.
Family and Intimate relationships Gertrude Thimelby
Her brother Herbert was also a transcriber and collector of poetry, chiefly that of his wife, Katherine. His commonplace book is now in the Beinecke Library at Yale University .
Sanders, Julie. “The Coterie Writing of the Astons and the Thimelbys”. Women Writing 1550-1750, edited by Jo Wallwork and Paul Salzman, English Program, School of Communication, Arts and Critical Enquiry, La Trobe University, pp. 47-57.
Family and Intimate relationships Ethel Lilian Voynich
They married years later.
Crist, Meehan. “Who Knows?”. London Review of Books, Vol.
, No. 15, pp. 33-4.
They had no children; when Ethel adopted a girl she did so while they were living apart. Wilfred was an antiquarian and bibliophile, who became one of the leading collectors...
Literary responses Rachel Speght
Some contemporary readers thought this work beyond the powers of a young woman, and therefore attributed it not to RS but to her father .
Speght, Rachel. The Polemics and Poems of Rachel Speght. Editor Lewalski, Barbara Kiefer, Oxford University Press.
The anonymous author of Ester Hath Hang'd Haman belittled...
Literary responses Elizabeth Ogilvy Benger
William Beckford , who had already demonstrated his hostility to women writers, annotated his copy of this work (which is now in the Beinecke Library at Yale University ). He uses Benger as an example...
Publishing Elizabeth Griffith
From this time she became identified with the name Frances. The first Dublin edition is now rare or not extant. The second, 1760, has placenames from Dublin and Ireland where the London editions (of...
Publishing Eglinton Wallace
EW later said that she actually wrote this text of advice on both moral conduct and public affairs during the year 1791. Whereas the second edition, published by June, was put out by Debrett (a...
Reception Mary Butts
MB 's manuscripts are housed at Yale University 's Beinecke Library. The Bancroft Library at the University of California at Berkeley holds a collection entitled Mary Butts Miscellany, which includes early reviews of her work.
Garrity, Jane. Step-daughters of England: British Women Modernists and the National Imaginary. Manchester University Press.
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Textual Production Rebecca West
RW 's papers are located at the McFarlin Library in the University of Tulsa and in the Beinecke Library at Yale .
Rollyson, Carl. Rebecca West: A Saga of the Century. Hodder and Stoughton.
In 1945 Marie Belloc Lowndes indignantly contradicted Hugh Walpole 's portrayal of...
Textual Production Anne Wharton
In their edition of AW , Germaine Greer and Selina Hastings expressed the opinion that further poems by her were likely to surface. This happened within less than a decade. A newly discovered manuscript of...
Textual Production Elizabeth Hervey
The manuscript, in twelve chapters and 286 quarto pages, bound in contemporary green morocco, is held by the Beinecke Library . It was shown in a Beckford exhibition at Yale in 1960.
Gotlieb, Howard B. William Beckford of Fonthill: writer, traveller, collector, caliph, 1760-1844. Yale University Library.
Giroud, Vincent. Letter to Isobel Grundy about Elizabeth Hervey.
Textual Production Lucy Hutchinson
The printed edition has a preface which repudiates Lucretius, whose work in the original the translator now believes to be harmful to its readers. With the five reprinted cantos David Norbrook prints fifteen more, which...
Textual Production Elizabeth Pipe Wolferstan
This is now rare. The Beinecke Library at Yale University has a copy; the Bodleian Library copy is the first item in Sidney Tongue's composite volume, shelf-mark Vet. A6 e. 1059, mentioned above.
Textual Production Mina Loy
Most of ML 's manuscripts and papers are held in the Beinecke Library at Yale University .
Burke, Carolyn. Becoming Modern: The Life of Mina Loy. Farrar, Straus, Giroux.
Textual Production Elizabeth Melvill
Evidence suggests that EM 's poems circulated widely in manuscript. A Call to Come to Christ exists in an eighteenth-century copy in the Beinecke Library at Yale University .
Ross, Sarah C. E. “Jamie Reid-Baxter (ed.), Poems of Elizabeth Melville, Lady Culross”. Journal of the Northern Renaissance.
An anonymous copy of Ane lamentatioun...


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