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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 1046.11

Miscellaneous correspondence

Overview

Letters of the Anglo-Irish dramatist George Bernard Shaw.

Dates

  • 1905-1927

Extent

.16 linear feet (1 volume)

Contains letters by Shaw to various correspondents, mostly about professional concerns. Includes several letters to Archibald Henderson.

Biographical / Historical

Shaw was an Anglo-Irish dramatist and author.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from various sources at various times.

Title
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950. Miscellaneous correspondence: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
Language of description
und
EAD ID
hou00869

Repository Details

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