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Robert Stone papers

Title
Robert Stone papers, 1950-2012
Author
Stone, Robert, 1937-2015.
Supplementary Content
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Description
23.39 linear ft. (57 boxes), 10.77 mb (455 computer files)
Summary
Robert Stone was an award-winning American novelist and screen writer. His works include A Hall of Mirrors, Dog Soldiers, A Flag for Sunrise, Children of Light, and Outerbridge Reach. The Robert Stone papers date from 1950 to 2013, and consist of notes, typescript drafts (on paper and computer disk), galleys, and proof pages for all of Stone's novels; shorter pieces and excerpts from the novels in draft, galley, and published form; reviews and publicity material; and general correspondence. Typescript drafts of Stone's novels comprise the bulk of the papers and reflect his method of composition. Later drafts, galleys, and proofs document the books' progress up to the point of publication. Most of the correspondence are letters received by Stone and document his career as a novelist.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Correspondence
  • Galleys
  • Manuscripts
  • Proofs (Printing)
Access (note)
  • Collection open for research. Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Arents Collection, NYPL
Biography (note)
  • Robert Stone is an award-winning American novelist and screen writer.His works include A HALL OF MIRRORS, DOG SOLDIERS, A FLAG FOR SUNRISE, CHILDREN OF LIGHT, and OUTERBRIDGE REACH.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository and on Internet.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2894
Author
Stone, Robert, 1937-2015.
Title
Robert Stone papers, 1950-2012
Restricted Access
Collection open for research. Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Robert Stone is an award-winning American novelist and screen writer.His works include A HALL OF MIRRORS, DOG SOLDIERS, A FLAG FOR SUNRISE, CHILDREN OF LIGHT, and OUTERBRIDGE REACH.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository and on Internet.
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Occupation
Authors.
Journalists.
Screenwriters.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2894
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