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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 1068

James Joyce letters to Grant Richards


Letters from Irish author James Joyce, sent to British publisher Grant Richards.


  • 1905-1914

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.


.5 linear feet (1 box)
45 autograph letters and postcards from Joyce to Richards, primarily concerning the publication of Joyces' Dubliners. Also includes typescript transcripts of these letters.

Biographical / Historical

Joyce was an Irish author. Richards was a British publisher, editor, and author.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

44M-268F. Purchased with the Sheldon fund from Elkin Mathews; received: 1944 September 12.
Joyce, James, 1882-1941. James Joyce letters to Grant Richards, 1905-1914: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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