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William B. Osgood Field papers for Ernest Griset on my shelves

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 1128
Overview: Papers compiled by American bibliophile William B. Osgood Field and his research associate Jane Quinby, for the projected publication Ernest Griset on my shelves.

Charles James Lever letters from celebrated authors and other eminent men

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: HEW 7.1.1
Overview: Index to the five volumes of letters to the Irish editor and writer Charles Lever.

Wiliam B. Osgood Field collection of drawings for book illustrations

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 1093
Overview: Drawings by George Du Maurier, Thomas Nast, Arthur Rackham, and others collected by William B. Osgood Field.

Gore Vidal papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2350
Overview: Contains papers of American author Gore Vidal (1925-2012), including literary manuscripts, correspondence, political papers, legal and business records, photographs, family papers and mementors, and other material. Also includes papers of his companion, Howard Austen (1929-2003).

William R. Castle diaries

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2021
Overview: Typed copies of diaries kept by the American diplomat William Richards Castle, including the period of his service in Japan.

Mrs. Beadon's scrapbook. Autograph manuscript; no place listed, 1852-1858 Digital

File — Volume: 1Identifier: MS Typ 55.23
Scope and Contents: Includes a scrapbook containing two sets of drawings for Sing a song of sixpence, one set of drawings for Humpty Dumpty, several letters from Lear to various correspondents, and an autograph manuscript of The Quangle Wangle's hat.

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. Letter to Frederick Lear, 1873

Item — Folder: 1, Item: 7Identifier: MS Eng 1826
Scope and Contents: Signed manuscript letter; dated 24 January 1873, no place given.

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. How pleasant to know Mr. Lear : autograph manuscript (unsigned); [no place, undated]. Digital

document Identifier: MS Typ 55.14, (141)
Scope and Contents: Includes Lear's nonsense drawings, autograph manuscript drafts of the nonsense poems and nonsense alphabet, drawings with verse, and proofs for The nonsense alphabet and other works. Also includes a few landscape drawings, a portrait of an unidentified man, self-portraits, and a portrait photograph of Lear, among other items.

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. Diary : autograph manuscript, 1876., 1876. Digital

FOUND IN: Houghton Library / Collection: Edward Lear diaries
Item — Volume: 19Identifier: MS Eng 797.3, (19)
Scope and Contents: Each volume contains diary entries by Edward Lear from 1858 until a few months before his death. The entries, generally kept daily with some notable omissions, frequently discuss his paintings, as well as his health problems and depression. Lear's primary residence was in England through 1870, when he settled in San Remo, Italy. He also traveled extensively, and usually took at least one long trip each year, often in search of new artistic material. These diaries describe travels in Egypt,...

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. How pleasant to know Mr. Lear : autograph manuscript (unsigned); [no place, undated].

Item Identifier: MS Typ 55.14, (141)
Scope and Contents: Includes Lear's nonsense drawings, autograph manuscript drafts of the nonsense poems and nonsense alphabet, drawings with verse, and proofs for The nonsense alphabet and other works. Also includes a few landscape drawings, a portrait of an unidentified man, self-portraits, and a portrait photograph of Lear, among other items.