Athill, Diana, 1917-2019
- Existence: 1917-12-21 - 2019-01-23
British literary editor, novelist and memoirist who worked with some of the greatest writers of the 20th century at the London-based publishing company Andre Deutsch Ltd.
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Consists of editorial, production and publicity files for approximately 2000 books published by this London firm. Includes correspondence with Jean Rhys, Stevie Smith, and V.S. Naipaul, among many others. Also represents a great deal of the work of Deutsch editor Diana Athill who influenced women's writing in Britain.
Letter to V. S. Naipaul from Diana Athill and Esther with Andre Deutsch regarding corrections for his novel "A Bend in the River."
Letter from Diana Athill with Andrew Deutsch published regarding corrections to "A Bend in the River."
Letter from Diana Athill with Andrew Deutsch publishing regarding the uncorrected proof copy of "A Bend in the River" being air-mailed to him.
Letter from Diana Athill with Andre Deutsch publishing to V. S. Naipaul on the tite of his novel, "Finding the Centre: Two Narratives."
Letter from Diana Athill with Andre Deutsch pulishing to V. S. Naipaul on the title of his book. Attached is a copy of the "blurb" to advertise the book.
Letter from V. S. Naipaul's editor, Diana Athill, with Andrew Deutsch publishing, regarding the corrections to his article "The Black Power Killings in Trinidad," to be published in The Sunday Times Magazine.
The Andre Deutsch Addenda contains manuscripts, correspondence, drafts, and company ephemera for the Andre Deutch Publishing Company from the years 1988 through 1995.
- Archival Object 8
- Collection 2
- Unprocessed Material 1
- Authors, Trinidadian -- 20th century 7
- Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Naipaul, V. S. 7
- Authors, Trinidadian -- 20th century -- Correspondence 6
- A Bend in the River (Novel: 1979) 3
- Publishers and publishing. 3
- Authors, American -- 20th century 2
- Finding the Centre: Two Narratives (Novel: 1984) 2
- Authors, American -- Correspondence -- 20th century 1
- Authors, English -- 20th century 1
- Authors, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence 1
- Authors, English -- 21st century 1
- Black Power Revolution -- Trinidad -- History -- 20th Century 1
- Black power 1
- Book reviewing. 1
- Clubs. 1
- Management games. 1
- Novelists, American -- 20th century. 1
- Printing -- History -- Origin and antecedents. 1
- Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Andre Deutsch Ltd. 1
- Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Plante, David. 1 ∧ less