Skip to main content
COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 800.52

Review of Reviews (New York, N. Y.) Golden Book Magazine editorial correspondence

Letters concerning permissions written to the editors of The Golden Book Magazine, a monthly periodical devoted to reprinting short stories of the past.


  • 1921-1935

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


1.5 linear feet (4 boxes)

Consists of more than 300 letters written to Henry Wysham Lanier and other editors of The Golden Book Magazine. The letters are chiefly concerned with permissions to reprint stories, but some concern original contributions and translations.

Biographical / Historical

The Golden Book Magazine (1925-1935) was a monthly eclectic periodical devoted to reprinting the best short stories of the past. It was founded by Henry Wysham Lanier, who was its editor from 1925 to 1928.


Arranged alphabetically by author.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

*41-156. Purchased with the Peabody fund, received: 1941 20 May.
Review of Reviews (New York, N. Y.). Review of Reviews (New York, N. Y.) Golden Book Magazine editorial correspondence: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

Harvard Yard
Harvard University
Cambridge MA 02138 USA
(617) 495-2440