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George Alfred Henty papers

MS-1060
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1060

Description

The collection contains correspondence, contracts, and memoranda of aggreements between the Glascow publisher Blackie and Sons, Ltd. and G.A. Henty as well as his widow Ethyl Henty. Contracts lay out Henty's production obligations from 1887-1889, his royalty disbursements, copyright transference after Henty's death, and issues surrounding the reprinting of titles.

Dates

  • 1887 - 1935
  • 1887 - 1953

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

G.A. (George Alfred) Henty (1832-1902), English author and newspaper correspondent. Contains collection of correspondence and contracts between G.A. Henty, Ethel Henty and his publishers, primarily Blackie and Son.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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