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23 linear feet (25 boxes)
Collection includes a series of "chemises" now identified as Files 1-76 which primarily contain works by Blanchot. The series "documents" contains predominantly works by others than Blanchot.
Biographical / Historical
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
2016M-48. Purchased with funds from the Bayard Livingston Kilgour and Kate Gray Kilgour fund, the Amy Lowell trust, the Keller Fund, and the Class of 1952 Manuscript Department fund; received: 2016 October 21.
2018M-83. Purchased from John Wronoski with funds from the Bayard Livingston and Kate Gray Kilgour Fund and the Class of 1952 Manuscript Department Fund, 2018 February 12.
2018M-100. Gift of William Flesch, 2018 April.
2019M-65. Purchased from Librairie Le Feu Follet with funds from the Amy Lowell Trust and the Herman Dunlop Smith Bequest, 2019 January.
2019M-66. Purchased from Librairie Le Feu Follet with funds from the Class of 1952 Manuscript Department Fund, 2018 October.
- Blanchot, Maurice. Maurice Blanchot papers, circa 1950-2003 (MS Fr 662): Guide.
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- English and French
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