School of The Art Institute of Chicago - John M. Flaxman Library
School of The Art Institute of Chicago - John M. Flaxman Library
School of The Art Institute of Chicago - John M. Flaxman Library
University of Maryland
Correspondence, publications, poetry manuscripts, proofs for publication, posters, newspaper clippings, financial records, and artwork documenting the operation and output of Turret Books -- Significant figures represented in the collection include Barry Cole, Lawrence Durrell, Edward Lucie-Smith, Allen Ginsberg, George MacBeth, Sylvia Plath, Dylan Thomas, Bernard Stone, Georg Rapp, Christopher Logue, and Jonathan Williams
New York Public Library
The records of Books & Co. document the life of Jeannette Watson's independent bookstore in New York City -- The collection includes correspondence, clippings, guest lists, invoices, tax reports, diaries, guest books, invitations, notes, greeting cards, letters, artwork, postcards, advertisement materials, flyers, newsletters, introductory remarks to readings, press kits, photographic prints, negatives, and contact sheets, monographs, scrapbooks, audio and video cassettes, and paper ephemera. The records provide strong evidence of the social and intellectual life that was the heart of the store, fostered through its public events, readings, and the relationships developed between the owner and her clientele, both authors and the book-buying public. It documents less strongly the business of buying and selling books. It does not include the financial records which would tell the underlying story of the dissolution of the Watson and Britton partnership, the part her father played in the ... Read More
University of California, Berkeley
Contains records, ephemera, publications, catalogues, fliers, poems, newsletters, articles, correspondence, a cloth banner, etc. concerning the founding, operations, events, and activities of Cody's Books located on Telegraph Avenue in Berkeley, California
School of The Art Institute of Chicago - John M. Flaxman Library
Yale University
The VERSEtility BOOKS Records consist of correspondence, financial papers, computer disks, and other administrative files relating to the bookselling business of VERSEtility BOOKS. Correspondence contains letters between Jacob and poets regarding their signed books and subsequent sales. A small portion of the correspondence relates to the appraisal and sale of poets' personal libraries to various universities. Financial papers and administrative files include sales records, bills, invoices, and correspondence regarding the financial operation of the business. Nine computer disks store VERSEtility BOOKS catalogs and advertisements for Poetry Magazine
Indiana University
Collection consists of the papers of the Press, including correspondence with authors, translators and advertisers; typescripts and manuscripts of books published; proof copies; and dust-jackets -- International authors represented in the collection include: Breyten Breytenbach; Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar; Francis Ponge; Julio Cortázar; Tadeusz Rozewicz; Marguerite Duras; Robert Musil; Henri Michaux; Elias Khoury; João Cabral de Melo Neto; Witold Gombrowicz; and Jean Giono. Translators represented include: Michael Henry Heim; Richard Sieburth; Richard Zenith; Lee Fahenstock; Bill Johnston; Peter Wortsman; Daniel Slager; Robert Bonono; and Peter Theroux
University of Oregon
The collection consists of correspondence, production files, manuscripts, book reviews, office files, audiovisual materials, and memorabilia