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Edel, Leon, 1907-1997



  • Existence: 1907-09-09 - 1997-09-05

North American literary critic and biographer.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Chicago Sun-Times, 1960 - 1962

Identifier: 1988.012.1.12
Scope and Contents Ellmann relates his experience at the recent Bread Loaf conference; mention of Ellmann's review of Leon Edel's biography.
Dates: 1960 - 1962

Dorothy Miller Richardson papers, 1909-1959

Identifier: 1975-003
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence between Richardson and Eliot Bliss, Peggy Kirkcaldy, Rose Odle and John Hinsdale Thompson, John Cowper-Powys, Phyllis Cowper-Powys to Rose Odle, H. G. Wells and Miriam Grossman to Leon Edel. The correspondence dates from 1928 to 1952. Also included in the collection are typescript and carbon copy typescript transcriptions of articles by Richardson, reminiscences of Richardson by Elizabeth Odle Turner and Pauline Marrian, and a checklist and annotated...
Dates: 1909 - 1959

Edel, Leon, 1958

Identifier: 1988.012.1.19
Scope and Contents Edel tells Ellmann he probably has nothing new to offer about Joyce, and other topics. Includes Ellmann's handwritten and typewritten drafts of a review of Edel's biography of Henry James.
Dates: 1958

Nicholas Jacobs Ltd., 1974 - 1975

Identifier: 1988.012.1.175
Scope and Contents Exchange regarding Ellmann's introduction to a book on Dujardan and related topics.
Dates: 1974 - 1975