A Guide to Jane Bowles Papers 1966-1967 Bowles, Jane Papers, 1966-1967 11037

A Guide to Jane Bowles Papers 1966-1967

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The Special Collections Department
Accession Number 11037


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Repository
Special Collections, University of Virginia Library
Accession number
11037
Title
Jane Bowles Papers 1966-1967
Physical Characteristics
37 items
Language
English
Abstract
The papers, beonging to the publisher's original file for the play A Quarreling Pair, contain correspondence, in-house memoranda, a photograph of Truman Capote and Bowles, the manuscript, dust jacket, and reviews.

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

Jane Bowles Papers, 1966-1967, Accession #11037, Special Collections Dept., University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.

Acquisition Information

This item was purchased by the Library from Ken Lopez Bookseller, of Hadley, Mass., on May 26, 1992.


Scope and Content Information

This collection consists of thirty-seven items, 1966-1967, all belonging to the publisher's original file for the play A Quarreling Pair, which was first published in Mademoisellea week before the play was included as the only original piece in The Collected Works of Jane Bowles, published by Farrar, Straus & Giraux, Inc. in December, 1966. The collection contains correspondence between Mademoiselleand Farrar, Straus and Giraux concerning serial rights; in-house memoranda concerning publication; the manuscript, carbons, and tearsheet copies of Truman Capote's introduction with photographs of Capote and Bowles; manuscripts and galleys of the play including copy editor's modifications; dust jacket; promo sheet; and reviews of the book.

Contents List

Correspondence between Mademoiselleand Farrar, Straus & Giraux, Inc. concerning the purchase of First North American Serial rights to A Quarreling Pair1966 Aug 2-Sep 1
6 TLS & TL
Mademoisellein-house memoranda concerning the possible publication of A Quarreling Pairby Jane Bowles 1966 Aug 9-16
5 TLS & ALS
"Introduction" to The Collected Works of Jane Bowlesby Truman Capote 1966
photostatic copy, 4 p., TMs
"Introduction" to The Collected Works of Jane Bowlesby Truman Capote 1966
3 TMs (C), 9 pages each
"Truman Capote Introduces Jane Bowles" and A Quarreling Pair A Puppet Playby Jane Bowles in Mademoiselle1966 Dec

8 printed tearsheet copies of the pieces as published, with photographs of Capote and Bowles

A Quarreling Pair A Puppet Playby Jane Bowles 1966
3 TMs (C)
A Quarreling Pair A Puppet Playby Jane Bowles 1966
galleys
A Quarreling Pair A Puppet Playby Jane Bowles, an edited electrostatic copy of the galley sheets with the copy editor's modifications specified 1966
galleys (EC)
The Collected Works of Jane BowlesDust Jacket and Promotional Sheet 1966
Reviews of The Collected Works of Jane Bowles 1966-1967
7 printed