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Pelham Grenville Wodehouse collection of papers

Title
Pelham Grenville Wodehouse collection of papers, 1905-1975.
Author
Wodehouse, P. G. (Pelham Grenville), 1881-1975.
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97 items.
Genre/Form
Correspondence.
Biography (note)
  • P. G. Wodehouse was an American and English novelist, poet, playwright, journalist, and short-story writer.
Provenance (note)
  • This is a synthetic collection, created from materials acquired through gift and purchase from various sources. The bulk of the material was formerly owned by the American Play Company.
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Call Number
Berg Coll MSS Wodehouse
Author
Wodehouse, P. G. (Pelham Grenville), 1881-1975.
Title
Pelham Grenville Wodehouse collection of papers, 1905-1975.
Summary
This is a synthetic collection consisting of typescripts, correspondence, and legal documents. The typescripts consist of plays and an apologia by the author, as well as plays and musical comedies co-written by the author with Guy Bolton, Menyhert Lengyel, and John Stapleton. The correspondence consists of letters from Wodehouse to the literary agency James B. Pinker and Son, dating from 1905 to 1934, and letters from Herbert Mitgang to Wodehouse dating from 1967 to 1975.
Biography
P. G. Wodehouse was an American and English novelist, poet, playwright, journalist, and short-story writer.
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Bolton, Guy, 1884-1979.
Lengyel, Menyhért, 1880-1974.
Mitgang, Herbert.
Stapleton, John.
James B. Pinker and Son.
American Play Company. Former owner
Research Call Number
Berg Coll MSS Wodehouse
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