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Employer Storm Jameson
SJ worked as a publishing representative for Alfred A. Knopf in London.
Birkett, Jennifer. Margaret Storm Jameson: A Life. Oxford University Press, 2009.
75
Feinstein, Elaine, and Storm Jameson. “Introduction”. None Turn Back, Virago, 1984, p. i - vii.
i
Employer Storm Jameson
SJ was co-manager of Alfred A. Knopf 's London branch with Guy Patterson Chapman (who became her husband on 1 February 1926).
Birkett, Jennifer. Margaret Storm Jameson: A Life. Oxford University Press, 2009.
81-2
Contemporary Authors: New Revision Series. Gale Research, 1981.
47
Family and Intimate relationships Storm Jameson
Though the reunion of Jameson and her son was not permanent, they moved to Weybridge at some point in 1924. She began work on her fifth novel, as her Knopf salary did not cover their...
Friends, Associates Muriel Spark
She acquired friends in New York, in several distinct circles, many of whom she came later to regard as self-seeking hangers-on. Having changed her US publisher to Knopf , she became friend of Alfred and...
Friends, Associates Storm Jameson
Jameson met Romer Wilson , Charles Morgan , and J. W. N. Sullivan through her Knopf connections. By about 1924 she and Edith Sitwell had visited each other's homes. Jameson felt that in spite of...
Friends, Associates Storm Jameson
She was once charged by Knopf with the task of attempting to persuade Wyndham Lewis to keep them as his American publisher, which she did on a cold, rainy day as vile as his temper...
Intertextuality and Influence Dorothy Richardson
DR 's effect on other writers has been estimated as very strong. Those she influenced include May Sinclair (whose novel Mary Olivier was also serialised in the Little Review), Romer Wilson , and C. A. Dawson-Scott
Literary responses Catharine Amy Dawson Scott
Reception was mixed: some critics awarded high praise, but the American publisher Alfred Knopf wrote to Heinemann : the novel is most decidedly not my kind of book . . . . Mrs Dawson Scott...
Literary responses Elizabeth Taylor
Like ET 's first book, this was praised by distinguished but not unanimous voices: Elizabeth Bowen found an exciting distinction about every page, and Rosamond Lehmann noted the stripped, piercing feminine wit and called ET
Material Conditions of Writing Alice Munro
This collection had an unusually complex and tortuous history. At one point AM intended it to contain two groups of stories, those centred on the main character, Rose, and others involving another woman named Janet...
Publishing Elizabeth Taylor
Knopf had serious reservations about this novel, and in January 1953 ET broke with them and went to Viking instead, on the advice of Peter Davies .
Beauman, Nicola. The Other Elizabeth Taylor. Persephone Books, 2009.
258-61
Publishing Ivy Compton-Burnett
It sold nearly 5,000 copies in six weeks, a further acceleration of the high sales rate (for ICB ) of Elders and Betters.
Spurling, Hilary. Secrets of a Woman’s Heart. Hodder and Stoughton, 1984.
191, 171
Knopf published it in the USA in 1948 under...
Publishing Angela Thirkell
In December the same year came Before Lunch, finished just before war broke out. After this AT 's rate of production at least slightly declined.
Strickland, Margot. Angela Thirkell: Portrait of a Lady Novelist. Duckworth, 1977.
124,127
By this stage of her career, she was...
Publishing Ivy Compton-Burnett
With this book ICB 's advance went up to £200, payable at publication, and she stipulated that Gollancz was to reprint her earlier titles.
Spurling, Hilary. Secrets of a Woman’s Heart. Hodder and Stoughton, 1984.
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Its American publication, by Knopf , preceded the English one: 19 March 1951.
Spurling, Hilary. Secrets of a Woman’s Heart. Hodder and Stoughton, 1984.
209
Publishing Storm Jameson
She followed these with other translations of his works: Horla and Other Stories (1925), and (with Ernest Boyd ) Eighty-Eight Short Stories (1930). All of these volumes were put out by Knopf , the publisher...

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