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Finding Aid for Israel Zangwill collection of papers, 1895-1918.
Guide to the Israel Zangwill collection of papers, 1895-1918
Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street
New York, NY 10018-2788
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- Lynn Lobash and Nina Schneider
©2006 The New York Public Library. Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations. All rights reserved.
Table of Contents
The Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.New York, New York
This is a synthetic collection, created from materials acquired through gift and purchase from various sources.
Previous owners include the American Play Company.
Collection is restricted to qualified scholars and researchers through the Office of Special Collections, Room 316
Restrictions on Use
For permission to publish, contact the Curator, The Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
[Identification of the item]. The Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library.
Israel Zangwill was an English novelist, playwright, essayist, and political activist.
Scope and Content Note
This is a synthetic collection consisting of a mimeograph of a manuscript, correspondence, and legal documents. The mimeograph is a circular letter to the editor of The Times, dated 1905 and 1906, drafted by Bernard Shaw at the request of William Rothenstein and Emery Walker, and signed by Zangwill and others. The correspondence comprises letters from the author, dating from 1895 to 1918, to Sir Hall Caine, Violet Hunt, James B. Pinker, Clement King Shorter, the literary agency T. Fisher Unwin, and others.
[1905 - 1906?]
1901 Nov. 5
1918 May 30
1895 Dec. 2 - 1903 Nov. 19
1905 Sept. 29
1905 Oct. 13
1905 Oct. 18
1918 Aug. 19
1896 - 1902
Contains reader's reports by H. D. Banning
From the files of the American Play Co.