Durrell (Lawrence) (1912- ) collection, 1932-1978

Descriptive Summary

Title
Durrell (Lawrence) (1912- ) collection, 1932-1978
Creator
Durrell, Lawrence, 1912-
Extent
150 volumes, 0.25 linear ft.
Subjects
Literature
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Louisville

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
The collection, gift of Robert L. Simpson, includes first English and American editions, editions in French, rare journals with first appearances in print, magazines, prospecti, three holograph postcards from 1939 and 1947 to Hugh Gordon Porteous, an undated holograph note, and a 1943 postcard to Diana Lincoln. Also present is the correspondence regarding the collection between Simpson and rare book dealer Alan G. Watson.