Henry James papers for The sense of the past
Typescript copies, some with autograph manuscript revisions, of Henry James's novel, The sense of the past.
- James, Henry, 1843-1916 (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
Extent1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Typescript copies of this novel, some with autograph manuscript revisions by Henry James. Also includes notes by Theodore Bosanquet.
Biographical / Historical
James was an American novelist, short-story writer, critic, and dramatist. Theodora Bosanquet (1887?-1961) became secretary to Henry James in 1907. She was also a critic and editor.
Items are arranged in accession number order.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
44M-456, 44M-457, 44M-458, 44M-459, 44M-460. Gift of Henry James, Esq., 522 Fifth Ave., New York, New York; received: 1944.
Collection was recataloged in February 2013. All sheets were originally housed in binders. At the time of recataloging, all sheets were removed from binders and the binder covers were retained. Labels on binder covers often have incorrect information concerning contents. Original order of all sheets was retained.
- James, Henry, 1843-1916. Henry James papers for The sense of the past, 1914-1916: Guide.
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