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Widener, Harry Elkins 1885-1912

Overview
Works: 48 works in 78 publications in 1 language and 1,090 library holdings
Genres: Illustrated works  Manuscripts  Poetry  Pictorial works  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Bibliography  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR4144, 821.7
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A catalogue of some of the more important books, manuscripts and drawings in the library of Harry Elkins Widener by Harry Elkins Widener( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of himself by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

6 editions published between 1912 and 1978 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Harry Elkins Widener Memorial Library by George Parker Winship( Book )

2 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bibliolatrous Series by Katherine Burton( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inkwell with pocket watch( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inkwell belonged to Harry Elkins Widener and is on display on the desk in the Widener Memorial Room
A Catalogue of some of the more important books, manuscripts and drawings in the library of H.E. Widener. [With facsimiles.] by Harry Elkins Widener( Book )

2 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Catalogue of the Books and Manuscripts of Robert Louis Stevenson in the Library of the late Harry Elkins Widener, with a memoir. [With illustrations.] by A. S. W Rosenbach( Book )

2 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvard degree diploma and other certificates of Harry Elkins Widener : by Harry Elkins Widener( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Certificates of membership in the Institute of 1770 (1904), Harvard Fencing Club (undated), and Hasty Pudding Club (undated); and his A.B. diploma (1908)
Letters to Harry Elkins Widener : by Harry Elkins Widener( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Widener published a private edition of 45 copies of R.L. Stevenson's Memoir of himself from a manuscript in his collection. Fourteen letters are from collectors and libraries acknowledging copies. There are three unrelated letters to Widener from Edmund Gosse and W.K. Bixby and from Widener to Luther S. Livingston
Songs of innocence and of experience, shewing the two contrary states of the human soul, 1789-1794 by William Blake( Book )

2 editions published in 1795 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reproduces the texts and the fifty-four hand-colored etchings of Blake's famous and now much sought-after double volume of lyrics
Christ in Hades : and other poems by Stephen Phillips( Book )

1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Memories of himself by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters to Harry Elkins Widener from collectors and libraries : by Harry Elkins Widener( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The letters concern Widener's book A catalogue of some of the more important books, manuscripts and drawings in the library of Harry Elkins Widener. Most of the letters thank Widener for the gift of a copy
Becket by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( )

1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

List of books in the library of Harry E. Widener : AMs by Harry Elkins Widener( )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

List of 1,536 numbered entries, with 31 additional entries in another hand. Arranged alphabetically by author, illustrator, or subject, giving author, title, date, and number of volumes. The source of acquisition has been added on the first four pages. The autograph draft (2 p.) of the preface to the catalog he published in 1910 is laid in
A catalogue of the books and manuscripts of Harry Elkins Widener by Harvard University( Book )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Notes in History 12b and 16b by Harry Elkins Widener( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters to Luther S. Livingston : by Luther Samuel Livingston( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thirty-eight letters are from Harry Elkins Widener, 2 from Belle da Costa Greene, and 1 from Harry B. Smith. There are also 4 letters from Livingston to Belle da Costa Greene
to George F. Kunz by Harry Elkins Widener( )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerning his collecting interests and his admission to membership in the Grolier Club
 
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Alternative Names
Harry Elkins Widener American book collector

Harry Elkins Widener Amerikaans boekverzamelaar (1885-1912)

Harry Widener US-amerikanischer Student und Buchsammler

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Languages
English (69)