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The Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Foundation, Inc. donated the Shelley and His Circle Collection to The New York Public Library in Carl H. Pforzheimer Library book, the Collection continues actively to acquire books and manuscripts relating to major and minor figures of the Romantic era, as well as works that illuminate the social, political, and cultural history of the age.
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£ () Add to cart Buy Now. Carl H. Pforzheimer () began collecting books while in his early teens. In the second, third and fourth decades of the 20th century, he assembled one of the most distinguished rare book and manuscript libraries of English and American literature, including important milestones in.
Reprinted from v. 2 of the author's The Carl H. Pforzheimer Library, English literature, ; privately printed in At head of title: The Carl H. Pforzheimer Library "A reprint from the Catalogue of English books and manuscripts,in the Carl H.
Pforzheimer Library.". Description of the Carl H. Pforzheimer Library of English Literature,owned by The Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Foundation, being offered for sale by Bernard Quaritch Limited. Carl H. Carl H. Pforzheimer Library book Pforzheimer Library. Get this from a library. The Carl H.
Pforzheimer library: English literature [Emma Virginia Unger; Carl H Pforzheimer; William A Jackson; Carl H. Pforzheimer Library.]. The Collection was the creation of the financier Carl H.
Pforzheimer (), who took a special interest in the lives and works of the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley and his contemporaries, including his second wife, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, her parents, William Godwin and Mary Wollstonecraft, and such friends and fellow writers as Lord Byron, Claire Clairmont, Teresa Guiccioli, Thomas Jefferson.
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Originally printed and limited to only copies, this legendary three-volume work describes over 1, English literary rare books and manuscripts in the Carl H. Pforzheimer Library, one of the foremost American collections of early English literature, now housed at the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center.
The library, continued after his death by the Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Foundation, also included rare continental incunables and 16th century books, various 18th-century landmarks of English literature, examples of fine printing, and original artwork used as book illustration.
From the guide to the Carl H. Pforzheimer Library acquisition. The Carl H. Pforzheimer Library, English literature, v InPforzheimer published a three-volume catalog of his library's holdings titled The Carl H.
Pforzheimer Library: English Literature (reprinted ) printed catalog [zip file of pdf documents]. The magnificent collection of “Shelley and His Circle” manuscripts in the Carl H. Pforzheimer Library is one of our finest sources for the English Romantic movement. This edition presents the more than manuscripts from toover half of them by Percy Bysshe Shelley.
InPforzheimer published a three-volume catalog of his library's holdings titled The Carl H. Pforzheimer Library: English Literature, Apr 01, · This copy of A Midsummer Night’s Dream is part of the Carl H.
Pforzheimer library at the Harry Ransom Center. The Pforzheimer library of early English literature comprises 1, books and was purchased in From inside the book.
What people are saying - Write a review. 17 other sections not shown. Other editions - View all. The Esdaile Notebook: A Volume of Early Poems Percy Bysshe Shelley, Kenneth Neill Cameron, Carl H. Pforzheimer Library Snippet view - The Esdaile notebook: a volume of early poems Percy Bysshe Shelley, Carl H.
Inhe published "The Carl H. Pforzheimer Library of English Literature " as a three-volume catalogue. Over the next two decades, the publication was used as a reference book by collectors and scholars.
Inthe New York Times called his library literature "considered one of the great rare book collections in private hands."Nationality: American. Nov 01, · This two-volume set presents and contextualizes major manuscripts in The Carl H.
Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, now at The New York Public mcgivesback.com volumes open with a retrospective centered on the young Shelley, featuring unpublished letters froma memorandum book he kept at Eton, his libelous verse-letter about his parents, and other manuscripts.
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full leather in slipcase pages ISBN: ISBN: Softcover, NY: Carl H. Pforzheimer Library / New York Public Library, Founded inmcgivesback.com has become a leading book price comparison site: Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from overbooksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.
Heritage Book Shop/Oak Knoll Press, New. Item # This legendary three-volume work fully describes over 1, English literary rare books and manuscripts in the Carl H. Pforzheimer Library, one of the foremost American collections of early English literature.
A valuable reference for the scholar, researcher, librarian, book collector and. Apr 29, · Pforzheimer library receives proactive conservation assessment. April 29, By Kate Contakos.
In when the Ransom Center acquired the Carl H. Pforzheimer library of early English literature, with books dating from tothe book world gasped. The Pforzheimer library was the outstanding private collection of early English books Author: Kate Contakos.
An avid collector of rare books, he built up the Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, which is now held at New York Public Library. Early life and education. Carl H. Pforzheimer was born in in New York to Isaac and Mina Heyman Pforzheimer.
He attended City College. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle [ edit ] The Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle is a collection of around 25, works from the English Romanticism genre, created in the 18th and 19th centuries.
It was donated by the estate of oil financier Carl Pforzheimer in Architect: Carrère and Hastings. Nov 06, · Then inMr. Pforzheimer and his son, Carl 3d, presented their collection to the New York Public Library.
The legacy of three generations, it contains 8, original manuscripts and 13, After a brief stint as a reporter for The New York Times, he became a junior fellow in the Society of Fellows at Harvard.
He taught at Princeton from untilwhen he became Carl H. Pforzheimer University Professor and Director of the University Library at Harvard. The official archive of the UK government. Our vision is to lead and transform information management, guarantee the survival of today's information for tomorrow and bring history to life for everyone.
Sidney Verba' s Bio Professor Verba is The Carl H. Pforzheimer University Professor Emeritus and Research Professor of Government at Harvard University. He served as Director of the Harvard University Library for twenty-four years.Carl H.
Pforzheimer was a New York businessman and philanthropist whose pioneering approach to collecting brought together manuscripts, books, and relics. The establishing purchases were made in at the sale of the library of H.
Buxton Forman (–), the Shelley bibliographer.Visit the post for more. Developed and maintained by the Bibliographic Standards Committee, a committee of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Section of the Association of College & Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association.