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Clark Ashton Smith letters : to Samuel Loveman, 1913-1941.
BANC MSS 2002/258 cz box 1; BANC MSS 2002/258 cz box 2; BANC FILM 2751:1; BANC FILM 2751:2; ...
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Title:

Clark Ashton Smith letters: to Samuel Loveman, 1913-1941

Creator/Contributor:

Smith, Clark Ashton, 1893-1961, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Loveman, Samuel, 1887-1976, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Smith, Carol Jones, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

De la Ree, Gerry, correspondent.

Abstract:

Contains personal correspondence from writer Clark Ashton Smith to his friend, writer and book dealer Samuel Loveman. Also includes correspondence concerning the Smith letters from Loveman, Carol Jones Smith (widow of Smith), and purchaser of the letters Gerry de la Ree.

Date:

1913 (issued)

Subject:

Smith, Clark Ashton -- 1893-1961 -- Correspondence
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Sources
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence
Fantasy fiction -- Authorship
Science fiction -- Authorship
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence

Note:

Also available on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 2751:1 (Box 1, folders 1-15) and BANC FILM 2751:2 (Box 1, folder 16-25 and Box 2).
In English.
Clark Ashton Smith letters : to Samuel Loveman, BANC MSS 2002/258 cz, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 2003.152).
Related collection: Collection of Clark Ashton Smith letters and manuscripts (BANC MSS 2004/158 c).
Clark Ashton Smith was an author of poetry and later of fantastic fiction in pulp magazines. He began correspondence with another author Samuel Loveman in 1913 that would last until 1941. Loveman also acquired skills in book dealing and eventually set up his own shop, the Bodley Gallery (Bodley Press) in the 1930's.

Physical Description:

print
2 boxes (.6 linear feet)
2 microfilm reel : negative (BNEG Box 3114, [Box 1, folders 1-15] 570 frames; BNEG Box 3115, [Box 1, folders 16-25, Box 2] 608 frames) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2002/258 cz box 1
BANC MSS 2002/258 cz box 2
BANC FILM 2751:1
BANC FILM 2751:2
BANC MSS 2002/258 cz
BANC FILM 2751

Origin:

California