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Collection Details


Collection Name: Robert A. Wilson Collection related to James Purdy
Repository Name: University of Delaware. Library. Special Collections Department [Repository Details]
Repository Location: Newark, Delaware, United States
URL: http://www.lib.udel.edu/ud/spec/findaids/wilson_r.htm
Dates Spanned: 1956-1998
Description: Originally the private collection of book dealer Robert A. Wilson, this collection spans the years 1956-1998 and includes .8 linear feet of letters, manuscripts, galleys, publicity fliers, publishers' announcements, and ephemera related to the work of James Purdy. It is organized into three groups of material: Letters from Purdy to Wilson, 1966-1998; Writings by Purdy, 1957-1992; and Publicity and Promotion, 1956-1992.
Broad Subjects: Intellectual life; Literature; Economics
ASP Subjects: Book industries and trade; Books; Booksellers and bookselling; Letters; United States
Collection Code: OHC0004958