Scope and Contents
The Abernethy manuscript miscellany collection is comprised of 19 boxes (18 regular and 1 oversize) organized alphabetically by author last name. This collection includes original manuscript and typescript letters and writings from American authors throughout the 19th and 21st centuries. Transcriptions of original manuscript letters are available for some items.
- Creation: 1835 - 2000
- Bellow, Saul (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for research without restrictions.
Biographical / Historical
Saul Bellow (1915-2005) was a Canadian-American Pulitzer Prize, Nobel Prize, and National Medal of Arts -winning author. Bellow is the only writer to win the National Book Award for Fiction three times. Bellow's best-known works include The Adventures of Augie March, Henderson the Rain King, Herzog, Mr. Sammler's Planet, Seize the Day, Humboldt's Gift, and Ravelstein.
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