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James B. Pinker and Son collection of papers

James B. Pinker and Son collection of papers, 1893-1940.
James B. Pinker and Son.
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Mixed materialPermit neededAvailableBerg Coll MSS Pinker (agency)Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320


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ca. 18,300 items.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Additional Formats (note)
  • available on microfilm as part of the James B. Pinker and Son collection;
Biography (note)
  • James B. Pinker and Son was a British literary agency in London.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Inventory list and card catalog available in repository.
Provenance (note)
  • This is a synthetic collection, created from materials acquired through gift and purchase from various sources including the John D. Gordan bequest.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
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Berg Coll MSS Pinker (agency)
James B. Pinker and Son.
James B. Pinker and Son collection of papers, 1893-1940.
This is a synthetic collection consisting of typescripts and manuscripts, financial documents, and correspondence. The bulk of the collection is correspondence from miscellaneous and unidentified authors to the agency, from 1893-1925, letters on miscellaneous business, and letters between various individuals including William Morris Colles, Joseph Conrad, T. S. Eliot, Henry James, and Charles Morgan, which came with the correspondence from the agency, some of which relate to it. There are letters to the agency by Richard Aldington, Georges Aubry, Maurice Baring, Arnold Bennett; David William, James, and Muirhead Bone; Sir Hugh Charles Clifford, Alvin Langdon Coburn, Joseph Conrad, Richard Curle, Walter De la Mare, J. M. Dent & Sons, Doubleday, Page & Co., St. John Greer Ervine, Ford Madox Ford, Rose Fyleman, Walter Lionel George, Perceval Gibbon, Algernon Gissing, George Gissing, Louis Golding, Robert Graves, Harper & Bros., Basil Macdonald Hastings, Ernest Hemingway, Ernest Henham, Laurence Housman, Violet Hunt, Aldous Huxley, William W. Jacobs, Alfred A. Knopf, D. H. Lawrence, Librairie Gallimard, Marie Adelaide Lowndes, Edith J. Lyttelton, Compton Mackenzie, Archibald Marshall, Methuen & Co. Ltd., A. A. Milne, Charles Morgan, Robert Nichols, Edward P. Oppenheim, Barry Pain, Laura Riding, Lewis Anselm da Costa Ritchie, Upton Sinclair, G. B. Stern, George S. Street, Frank Swinnerton, Arthur Symons, T. Fisher Unwin, Hugh Walpole, Withers, Bensons, Birkett & Davies, P. G. Wodehouse, Leonard Woolf, Eric B. Young, Arnold Zweig, and others, dating from 1898 to 1940.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Berg Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Additional Formats
letters written by various publishers to the firm of James B. Pinker and Son as literary agent for Henry James 1900-1930 available on microfilm as part of the James B. Pinker and Son collection; service copy classmark: *Z-10385.
James B. Pinker and Son was a British literary agency in London.
Inventory list and card catalog available in repository.
Local Note
Creation of collection-level record funded with the generous support of the Gladys Kreible Delmas Foundation.
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Aldington, Richard, 1892-1962.
Baring, Maurice, 1874-1945.
Bennett, Arnold, 1867-1931.
Bone, David W. (David William), 1874-1959.
Bone, James, 1872-1962.
Bone, Muirhead, Sir, 1876-1953.
Clifford, Hugh Charles, Sir, 1866-1941.
Coburn, Alvin Langdon, 1882-1966.
Colles, William Morris, 1855-1926.
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924.
Curle, Richard, 1883-1968.
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956.
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965.
Ervine, St. John G. (St. John Greer), 1883-
Ford, Ford Madox, 1873-1939.
Fyleman, Rose, 1877-1957.
George, W. L. 1882-1926.
Gibbon, Perceval, 1879-1926.
Gissing, Algernon, 1860-1937.
Gissing, George, 1857-1903.
Golding, Louis, 1895-1958.
Graves, Robert, 1895-1985.
Hastings, Basil Macdonald, 1881-1928.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961.
Henham, Ernest G. (Ernest George), 1870-1948.
Housman, Laurence, 1865-1959.
Hunt, Violet, 1862-1942.
Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963.
Jacobs, W. W. (William Wymark), 1863-1943.
James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Jean-Aubry, G. (Georges), 1882-1950.
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930.
Lowndes, Marie Belloc, 1868-1947.
Lyttleton, Edith J., 1873-1945.
Mackenzie, Compton, 1883-1972.
Marshall, Archibald, 1866-1934.
Milne, A. A. (Alan Alexander), 1882-1956.
Morgan, Charles, 1894-1958.
Nichols, Robert, 1893-1944.
Oppenheim, E. Phillips (Edward Phillips), 1866-1946.
Pain, Barry, 1864-1928.
Riding, Laura, 1901-1991.
Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968.
Stern, G. B. (Gladys Bronwyn), 1890-
Street, G. S. (George Slythe), 1867-1936.
Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-
Symons, Arthur, 1865-1945.
Walpole, Hugh, 1884-1941.
Wodehouse, P. G. (Pelham Grenville), 1881-1975.
Woolf, Leonard, 1880-1969.
Young, Eric Brett.
Zweig, Arnold, 1887-1968.
Gordan, John D., 1907-1968, donor NN-BGC
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
Doubleday, Page & Company.
Harper & Brothers.
J.M. Dent & Sons.
Librairie Gallimard.
Methuen & Co.
T. Fisher Unwin (Firm)
Withers, Bensons, Birkett & Davies.
Research Call Number
Berg Coll MSS Pinker (agency)
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