Stuart Wright Collection: Wright Morris Papers 1950–1985, undated

Manuscript Collection #1169-008

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Series 1 :
Manuscript Materials & Uncorrected Proofs
  • Box 1
    • Folder a
      Morris, Wright. Letters sent to William Cole, the Knopf editor for Morris's work Man and Boy. [Correspondence] (1950 - 1951, 1957, undated) TLS. 19 items. 19 p. Note: Many of the letters are written in humorous dialect and are signed "Wright" or "Uncle Dudley"; some contain marginal pen and ink sketches; on Morris letterhead postcards (10) and papers (8); also Stuard Wright typed note (1) on postcard: "Correspondence with William Cole, Morris's Knopf editor for Man and Boy" (undated) TLS.
    • Folder b
      A Cloak of Light: Writing My Life [Book] by Wright Morris (New York, NY: Harper & Row, Publishers, January 1985) Uncorrected Proof. ISBN: 0-06-015399-7. 2 items. 156 p. Note: Condition: Good; uncorrected proof; Signed by John Updike; Laid in M. S. Wyeth, Jr. , Vice President & Executive Editor, Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc., New York, Letter to John Updike laid in with advance copy of A Cloak of Light (11 October 1984) TLS; transferred from Stuart Wright Book collection 9.24.2010 Item #58-35
    • Folder c
      A Cloak of Light: Writing My Life [Book] by Wright Morris (New York, NY: Harper & Row, Publishers, January 1985) Uncorrected Proof. ISBN: 0-06-015399-7. 2 items. 156 p. Note: Condition: Good; uncorrected proof; Signed by George Garrett; Laid in M. S. Wyeth, Jr. , Vice President & Executive Editor, Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc., New York, Letter to George P. Garrett laid in with advance copy of A Cloak of Light (11 October 1984) TLS; transferred from Stuart Wright Book collection 9.24.2010 Item #58-36

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