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Peter Owen Ltd.:

A Preliminary Inventory of an Addition to Its Records at the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center

Creator: Peter Owen Ltd.
Title: Peter Owen Ltd. Addition to Records
Inclusive Dates: 1957-2002
Extent: 32 boxes (13.44 linear feet)
Abstract: This addition consists of correspondence and production material, the bulk of which is book production material from the late-1990s to 2000, including corrected drafts and proofs.
Access:

Open for research




Acquisition:

Purchase, 2002 (Reg. no. 15019)

Processed by:

Kristen Tucker, 2002

Repository:

Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin


This collection of correspondence and production material adds to the Peter Owen Ltd. archive previously received at the Ransom Center.

The bulk of the collection is book production material from the late-1990s to 2000, including corrected drafts and proofs. Authors represented are Tom Ambrose, David Bolt, Paul Bowles, Jared Cade, Adrian Cairns, Hugo Claus, Richard Corson, Margaret Crosland, Peter Haining, Gloria Hargreaves, Paul Harris, Audrey Hawkridge, Anna Kavan, Karoline Leach, M. J. Levy, Guy de Maupassant, Gordon McAlpine, Donald McCrory, Patricia Meehan, Tim Mitchell, Atle Naess, Wendy Perriam, Terence Pettigrew, David Powell, Michael Simmons, Elizabeth Russell Taylor, Peter Vansittart, Noel Virtue, Benjamin Walker, Phyllis Willmott, G. Peter Winnington, and Fakhar Zaman.

The collection is in good physical condition and is open for research.