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Wisdom, William B. 1900-1977

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Works: 19 works in 25 publications in 1 language and 204 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Anecdotes  Portraits  History 
Classifications: PS3511.A86, 016.81352
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Publications about William B Wisdom
Publications by William B Wisdom
Publications by William B Wisdom, published posthumously.
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William Faulkner, the William B. Wisdom Collection : a descriptive catalogue by Howard-Tilton Memorial Library( Book )
4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
The table talk of Thomas Wolfe by William B Wisdom( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Maxwell Evarts Perkins correspondence and papers on Thomas Wolfe by Maxwell E Perkins( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
These are primarily the papers of Perkins as literary executor for The Estate of Thomas Wolfe. There is extensive correspondence between Perkins, the Wolfe family, and publishers. Correspondents include: Edward C. Aswell, Atlantic Monthly, Aline Bernstein, Effie W. Gambrell, Harper & Brothers, Heinemann (Firm), Elizabeth Nowell, Mabel Wolfe Wheaton, William B. Wisdom, Frank C. Wolfe, Fred Wolfe, Julia Elizabeth Wolfe, Thomas Wolfe, and many others. Includes financial and legal records, some estate papers of Maxwell Perkins and Thomas Wolfe, lists of Wolfe manuscripts, clippings and printed materials, and photographs
Wisdom collection : printed books by Houghton Library( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Margaret Rose Roberts correspondence and papers on Thomas Wolfe by Margaret Rose Roberts( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Correspondence, reminiscences, photographs, and printed ephemera relating to Thomas Wolfe. Correspondents include Elizabeth Nowell, Maxwell E. Perkins, and William B. Wisdom
William B. Wisdom collection on Huey P. Long ( file )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
This collection consists of items concerning the life and career of Huey P. Long and his contemporaries, collected by William B. Wisdom. Included are correspondence, broadsides, pamphlets, photographs, speeches, testimonials, poems, ballots, campaign ephemera, plaques, scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, and other printed items. Also included are a galley proof by Harnett T. Kane and a manuscript by Sam Irby. Other political figures covered in the collection include Earl K. Long, O. K. Allen, and Richard Leche. Some items are in fragile or damaged condition
Papers of John Carl Miller, regarding Thomas Wolfe by John Carl Miller( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The collection contains a copy of Wolfe's last letter, 1938 Aug. 13, Seattle, to Maxwell Evarts Perkins and a copy of a letter, 1945 Dec. 29, Fred W. Wolfe to William B. Wisdom on his mother's death. There are also 5 letters from Wisdom to Miller regarding Wisdom's knowledge of the Wolfe family, his Wolfe letters and Miller's article on the author. Letters and cards from Mabel Wolfe Wheaton answer questions on Wolfe's death and criticize Miller's article. Perkins and Edward C. Axwell write to Miller on the same subject. Newspaper clippings and a pamphlet discuss Wolfe, his mother, and the Wolfe home in Asheville, N.C. Included in the collection is a holiday magazine article, Notes from a Western journal, containing selections from Wolfe's diary of his last trip before his death
The William B. Wisdom Collection of Thomas Wolfe by William A Jackson( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Thomas Wolfe additional papers by Thomas Wolfe( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Some items, but not all, were collected by Thomas Wolfe, as some materials included here were assembled and added after Wolfe's death. Includes: clippings from American and European newspapers and periodicals including reviews of Wolfe's works, biographical information, and obituaries; a collection of periodicals, newspapers (mostly German), and publishers' advertisements; photographic postcards (mostly unused and views principally European), postcard albums, and other photographic reproductions of art masterpieces, historic sites, scenic views; photographs and drawings of Wolfe and his family and friends, watercolor sketches of his homes, X-ray negatives of Wolfe, and other publishers' material for his books; programs and pamphlets for plays, concerts, museums, theaters, courses of study, etc..., including several from The Carolina Playmakers; and a collection of travel materials such as guidebooks, museum catalogs, scenic albums, tourist pamphlets, maps, timetables, souvenir menus, travel advertisements, etc... primarily European, but a few are American
My impressions of the Wolfe family and of Maxwell Perkins by William B Wisdom( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
William B. Wisdom collection of Thomas Wolfe by William B Wisdom( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The Wisdom collection consists of manuscripts, letters, and other papers of Thomas Wolfe purchased by William B. Wisdom from the Wolfe estate. The collection includes manuscripts, drafts, and notes for Wolfe's novels, as well as his plays, poems, and other writings; correspondence, chiefly from the 1930s, including long runs of letters to and from Aline Bernstein, Elizabeth Nowell, Maxwell E. Perkins, and family members; pocket notebooks; academic notebooks, exercises, essays, and examinations; legal and business papers, including royalty reports; and manuscripts and correspondence concerning Wolfe. Proofs of Thomas Wolfe's books have been catalogued and shelved with the books in the Wisdom collection
The baffling termini of time and space : New Orleans by William B Wisdom( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Correspondence and papers on Thomas Wolfe by Maxwell E Perkins( Archival Material )
in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Material by Thomas Wolfe includes: The web and the rock; Where was green; You can't go home again (contents page only); Der aint no decent air in Brooklyn; These things will never change; family photographs; and some correspondence
onThomas Wolfe by Margaret Rose Roberts( Book )
in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Correspondence, reminiscences, photographs, and printed ephemera relating to Thomas Wolfe. Correspondents include Elizabeth Nowell, Maxwell E. Perkins, and William B. Wisdom
 
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