Finding-Aid for the Sir Edmund Gosse Collection (VMF065)


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Collection Outline

Stéphane Mallarmé [essay] n.d.

Sir Edmund William Gosse to Dr. William Showell Rogers 1892-1899.

Sir Edmund William Gosse to Mrs. Rogers 1903: Jan. 8.

Notes [1898]

Sir Edmund William Gosse to Seumas O'Sullivan 1912: Mar. 23.

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Gosse , Sir Edmund , 1849-1928 , British author.
Title: Sir Edmund Gosse Collection
Quantity: 21 pp. 2 items.
Identification: VMF065

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Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

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Administrative Information

Processed: July, 1969.

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Stéphane Mallarmé [essay], n.d.

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Stéphane Mallarmé, autograph ms. of an essay by Sir Edmund Gosse, signed, bound in hard covers, with moderate ms. revision, quarto., n.d.
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Clippings.,

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Sir Edmund William Gosse to Dr. William Showell Rogers, 1892-1899. (28 items: ALS)

Autograph letters signed, from Sir Edmund William Gosse, to Dr. William Showell Rogers. Thanks him for various gifts - primarily books - sending annual holiday greetings and arranging meetings. Subjects mentioned include Robert Louis Stevenson, Austin Dobson, [Arthur Christopher] Benson, and various books by Gosse, including The secret of Narcisse, Questions at issue, Gossip in a library and Life and letters of Dr. Donne, apparently unpublished. Black ink.

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Sir Edmund William Gosse to Mrs. Rogers, 1903: Jan. 8. (1 item.)

Autograph letter signed from Sir Edmund William Gosse to Mrs. Rogers, wife of Dr. William Showell Rogers, thanking her for the Christmas gift of a collections of her husbands posthumously published Christmas poems, 1 p. Black ink. 1 ALS

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Notes, [1898] (1 item.)

Autograph page of notes on Shakespeare in black and red ink. Pencil note in [Roger's] hand reads Original notes of speech used by Mr. Edmund William Gosse in responding to [toaste] of "literature" at Banquet of Birmingham Shakespeasre and Dramatic Club at Grand Hotel Birmingham on Sat. Apr. 23, 1898. Minor revision, 1 p.

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Sir Edmund William Gosse to Seumas O'Sullivan, 1912: Mar. 23. (1 item (2pp.): ALS Envelope enclosed.)

Autograph letter signed, Sir Edmund William Gosse to Seumas O'Sullivan [pseud.]. Congratulates him on a new book of poems [unidentified] Makes suggestions and conveys best wishes. For information on O'Sullivan, Seumas [pseud] SEE Starkey, James Sullivan, 1879-1958. Envelope enclosed.

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