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|Named Person:||Alfred Allen; Dudley Buck; Bartholomew Griffin; William Elliot Griffis; John McIntosh Kell; Mattie Montgomery; Matthew Calbraith Perry; John B Tabb; John Robinson Tait|
|Document Type:||Archival Material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Sidney Lanier; John Eliot Bowen; William Elliot Griffis; George Baugh Heckel; Mary Day Lanier; John McDowell Leavitt; Henry Paret; Mariquita da G A de la Figaniere Peacock; John B Tabb; John Robinson Tait; Charles Scribner's Sons,
|Notes:||Forms part of the Clifton Waller Barrett Library.|
Also his poem "Betrayal" from "The jacquerie," "Sunset" which was published in "Lippincott's Magazine" and set to music by Dudley Buck, a poem published in "Scribner's Monthly," and the poem "Clover" a protest against "art for art's sake"; paintings by John Robinson Tait in an exhibition; Gibson Peacock and the hospitality of his wife; a description of "Rockingham Springs," Virginia and its environs; and his train trip from Philadelphia to Baltimore.
Also his illness with pleurodyraia; his opinion of the wood-engraving in "Portfolio of proof impressions" produced by Charles Scribner and sons'; his opposition to "art for art's sake"; his philosophy of the way poets should approach their work; and his interest in young artists.
Six letters from Mary Day Lanier discuss her efforts to supply Lanier's signature and works for publication, particularly "Strange jokes"; the unfinished "How to read Chaucer"; "Little Ella. A beautiful ballad," a song published by Mattie Montgomery without Lanier's knowledge; Lanier's genius; an analysis of his handwriting; and her desire to make some amendments to William Elliot Griffis's copy of "The English novel."
Also the "Reminiscences of Sidney Lanier" by Alfred Allen; her health and travels for health; the death of her father Charles Day; her friend, John McIntosh Kell, who served with Commodore Matthew Perry on the expedition to Japan; and a Christmas quatrain by John Bannister Tabb.
Correspondents include John Eliot Bowen, William Elliot Griffis, George Baugh Heckel, John McDowell Leavitt , Henry Paret, Mariquita da G.A. de la Liguniere Peacock, editors of "Scribner's Monthly," Charles Scribner and Sons, John Banister Tabb, and John Robinson Tait.
- Allen, Alfred, -- 1866-1947. -- Reminiscences of Sidney Lanier.
- A.S. Barnes & Co.
- Buck, Dudley, -- 1839-1909.
- Griffin, Bartholomew, -- -1602.
- Griffis, William Elliot, -- 1843-1928.
- Kell, John McIntosh, -- 1823-1900.
- Montgomery, Mattie.
- Perry, Matthew Calbraith, -- 1794-1858.
- Tabb, John B. -- (John Banister), -- 1845-1909.
- Tait, John Robinson, -- 1834-1909.
- International Review.
- Lippincott's magazine.
- Scribner's Monthly.
- Baltimore (Md.)
- Philadelphia (Pa.)
- Rockingham Springs (Va.)