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Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999


Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

Jeffrey Bailey collection of James Leo Herlihy papers

Identifier: MSS 0670

The Jeffrey Bailey collection of James Leo Herlihy papers is a combination of correspondence and personal papers originated by American author and actor James Leo Herlihy and literary papers belonging to Herlihy’s long-time friend and literary executor, American author Jeffrey Bailey.

Dates: 1942-2006; Majority of material found within dates 1953-1993

Karl Bissinger papers

Identifier: MSS 0682

The papers of American photojournalist, restaurateur, and peace activist Karl Bissinger (1914-2008) encompass nearly seventy years of professional activity. This collection not only provides abundant documentation of Bissinger's careers in photography and social activism, but also offers rich visual resources for the history of photography in post-World War II America.

Dates: 1800, 1935-2008

Paul Bowles collection

Identifier: MSS 0164

The Paul Bowles collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, editorial matter, periodicals, ephemera, and miscellaneous material acquired from a variety of sources. The collection is added to periodically and complements the Paul Bowles papers (MSS 0163) as well as several other manuscript collections related to Paul Bowles at the University of Delaware Library.

Dates: 1929-2011

Paul Bowles correspondence with John Widdicombe

Identifier: MSS 0604

The Paul Bowles correspondence with John Widdicombe comprises 49 letters and postcards reflecting the long-lasting friendship Bowles maintained with Widdicombe, whom Bowles met during his brief time as a student in Virginia. While on his travels, Bowles posted letters from various locations abroad, which ranged in content from news about musical and literary acquaintances, such as Aaron Copland or Gertrude Stein, to sketches of local nationals and their culture.

Dates: 1929-1975; Majority of material found within 1929-1935

Paul Bowles correspondence with Tom Christie

Identifier: MSS 0861

American writer and composer Paul Bowles corresponded with writer Tom Christie from 1981 through 1985. Letters in the collection discuss Christie’s ideas and progress on turning stories by Bowles into screenplays, especially “The Hours After Noon” and “The Frozen Fields.”

Dates: 1981-1985

Paul Bowles letter to Michael Fordyce

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0882

American author and composer Paul Bowles (1910-1999) sent this brief letter to Michael Fordyce informing him that Brion Gysin's apartment in Tangier was available for rent.

Dates: circa 1950-1959

Paul Bowles letter to Pud Gadiot

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0838

One handwritten and signed letter written by Paul Bowles to Pud Gadiot.

Dates: 1953 February 10

Paul Bowles letter to Ruth Baron Honsberger Poole

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0871

While sailing on the S. S. Ryndam, Paul Bowles wrote this "thank you" letter to Mrs. Ruth Baron Honsberger Poole, who provided financial support for this, his first trip to Europe.

Dates: 1929 April 3

Paul Bowles letters to Anthony Weller

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0731

Five letters and one postcard written by Paul Bowles to Anthony Weller, dating 1986-1990.

Dates: 1986-1990

Paul Bowles letters to Cherie Nutting

Identifier: MSS 0826

This collection consists of eighty-three letters written by American expatriate writer and composer Paul Bowles to American photographer Cherie Nutting between October 1985 and March 1999.

Dates: 1985 October 25-1999 March 19

Paul Bowles letters to Frank Lauria

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0927

One postcard and three letters from American expatriate author Paul Bowles (1910-1999) to American author Frank Lauria (born 1935) with literary and personal news from Morocco.

Dates: 1977 January 25-1988 March 1

Paul Bowles letters to Irving Stettner

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0926

In these typed letters, American novelist Paul Bowles (1910-1999) thanked American poet and author Irving Stettner (1922-2004), who published writings by Moroccan artist and author Mohammed Mrabet and Paul Bowles in Stroker, for sending a publication and for his recent visit to Tangier.

Dates: 1979, 1988

Paul Bowles letters to John B. L. Goodwin

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0947

In these eighteen letters, written between 1957 and 1991, American novelist Paul Bowles (1910-1999) corresponded with his longtime friend American novelist, poet, and painter John B. L. Goodwin (1912-1994).

Dates: 1956-1991

Paul Bowles letters to John Martin

Identifier: MSS 0324
Abstract Paul Frederic Bowles was born in New York City on December 30, 1910. Since the 1940s, Bowles has written numerous works of fiction, essays, translations, travel writing, poems, and other works. Among Bowles's best-known fictional works are the novels The Sheltering Sky (1949), Let It Come Down (1952), The Spider's House (1955); and his initial short story collection, The Delicate Prey and...
Dates: 1975-1990

Paul Bowles letters to Nathalie Blondel

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0857

In these twenty letters to Nathalie Blondel, written between 1987 and 1990, American author Paul Bowles provided recommendations for editorial and publication decisions concerning three of Jane Bowles’s unpublished short stories.

Dates: 1987-1990

Paul Bowles letters to Ned Leavitt and six typescript manuscripts

Identifier: MSS 0778

This collection consists of ninety-three letters from American expatriate author and composer Paul Bowles to his literary agent at the William Morris Agency, Ned Leavitt, and six typescript manuscripts Bowles sent to the William Morris Agency, all created between 1975 and 1992. There are also six letters written by Bowles to other individuals and three letters written to Leavitt by individuals collaborating on work with Bowles.

Dates: 1975-1992

Paul Bowles letters to Patrick Eddington

Identifier: MSS 0099-F1020

Thirty-one letters, five black-and-white photographs, and four photocopies sent by American expatriate writer Paul Bowles to American artist Patrick Eddington between 1978 and 1985.

Dates: 1978 November 24-1985 March 15

Paul Bowles letters to Paulina Tananko

Identifier: MSS 0099-F1004

Suite of four typed letters signed (includes envelopes) and one autograph postcard signed from Paul Bowles to Paulina Tananko, from 1981-1988.

Dates: 1981-1988

Paul Bowles letters to Rives Matthews

Identifier: MSS 0099-F1029

Paul Bowles letters to Rives Matthews consists of two letters written by American writer and composer Paul Bowles to American writer and editor Rives Matthews during the summer of 1972.

Dates: 1972 July 13-August 21

Paul Bowles letters to William Saroyan

Identifier: MSS 0323

Paul Bowles Letters to William Saroyan is a small collection of eleven letters sent by twentieth century American writer and composer Paul Bowles to twentieth century American novelist, playwright, and composer William Saroyan.

Dates: 1937-1942

Paul Bowles manuscript to Edwin Gilcher

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0720

Three page autograph manuscript written by Paul Bowles and sent to Edwin Gilcher in 1928.

Dates: 1928

Night Waltz: the Music of Paul Bowles collection

Identifier: MSS 0615
Abstract The collection of the documentary film Night Waltz: the Music of Paul Bowles spans the dates 1997-2000, and contains 16.3 linear feet of film footage, video and audio tapes, compact discs, computer diskettes, photographs, production notes, promotional materials, and correspondence related to the research, production, and promotion of Night Waltz. The archive contains materials from all stages of production, ranging from the original 16...
Dates: 1997-2000

Paul Bowles papers

Identifier: MSS 0163

The American composer and author Paul Frederic Bowles was born in New York City on December 30, 1910. Bowles was published at age seventeen, abandoned college, and in 1929 began his life of travels with a trip to Paris, where he hoped to establish himself as a poet. The Paul Bowles Papers consist of his correspondence with authors, publishers, other literary figures, and friends; also included are a group of Bowles's literary manuscripts.

Dates: 1960-1985

Virginia Spencer Carr papers

Identifier: MSS 0527

The Virginia Spencer Carr Papers comprises three groups of materials: I. Papers related to Tennessee Williams, ca. 1911-1996, II. Papers related to Paul Bowles, ca. 1911-2004, III. Personal papers, ca. 1945-2002. The bulk of the material is research, correspondence, manuscripts, and publisher's proofs toward her biography of Paul Bowles.

Dates: 1911-2004; Majority of material found within 1990-2004

Sara Driver collection related to the film adaptation of Paul Bowles's "You Are Not I"

Identifier: MSS 0703

This collection comprises material related to Independent filmmaker Sara Driver's short film You Are Not I (1981), based on the 1948 short story by American composer and author Paul Bowles (1910-1999) of the same name. Included in the collection is a variety of promotional materials, distribution information, and other ephemera from the film's initial release and early screenings.

Dates: 1980-2012

Additional filters:

Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence 16
Correspondence 14
Letters (correspondence) 14
Photographs 9
Authors 8
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Composers 8
Manuscripts (documents) 8
Postcards 7
Clippings (information artifacts) 6
Authors, American--20th century 5
Posters 5
Reviews (document genre) 5
Tangier (Morocco)--Intellectual life--20th century 5
Galley proofs 4
Literature--20th century 4
Photocopies 4
Tangier (Morocco) 4
American literature--20th century 3
Audio cassette 3
Authors and publishers--20th century 3
Ephemera (general) 3
Interviews 3
Notes 3
Short stories 3
Tangier (Morocco)--Social life and customs--20th century 3
Translators 3
Agreements 2
Artists (visual artists) 2
Biographies (documents) 2
Black-and-white photographs 2
Book jackets 2
Catalogs (documents) 2
Collages (visual works) 2
Contact sheets 2
Contracts 2
Diaries 2
Dramatists, American--20th century 2
Ethnomusicology 2
Fliers (printed matter) 2
Magazines (periodicals) 2
Negatives (photographic) 2
Opera--20th century 2
Page proofs 2
Pamphlets 2
Photographers 2
Playbills 2
Poems 2
Poets 2
Portraits 2
Printed ephemera 2
Programs (documents) 2
Publishers and publishing--United States--History--20th century 2
Scores 2
Screen writers 2
Screenplays 2
Sketches 2
Tangier (Morocco)--History--20th century 2
Transcripts 2
Translations (documents) 2
Translators--Arab countries--20th century 2
Typescripts 2
Activists 1
Actors--United States--20th century 1
American drama--20th century 1
American literature 1
American literature--African American authors 1
Anthologies 1
Artists--United States--20th century 1
Authors, American--20th century--Portraits 1
Authors--20th century--Portraits 1
Autobiographies 1
Bangkok (Thailand)--Description and travel 1
Blogs 1
Books 1
Booksellers 1
Bookstores 1
Business records 1
Checklists 1
Collectors 1
Color transparencies 1
Compact discs 1
Composition (music)--History--20th century 1
Copper engravings (visual works) 1
Copyright 1
Cuba--Description and travel 1
Directors (performing arts) 1
Documentary films 1
Documentary films--Production and direction 1
Dramatic music--United States--20th century 1
Dramatists 1
Drawings (visual works) 1
Dream interpretation--History--20th century 1
Editors (assembling, revising) 1
English language--Usage 1
Essayists--United States 1
Essays 1
Exhibition catalogs 1
Eyeglasses 1
Facebook (Electronic resource) 1
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