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Novels

 Subject
Subject Source: Genre Terms: A Thesaurus for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections Cataloguing

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Jim Barnes papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3256
Scope and Contents

The collection primarily tracks Barnes's poetic career, specifically regarding his service as editor of the Chariton Review and contributions to other poetry journals, and contains manuscripts of his own poetry as well as that of Dagmar Nick, which he translated from German, and numerous books of poetry written by friends/contributors to the Chariton Review. It also contains personal documents such as correspondence, bills, and photos.

Dates: 1900-2004

Draft of Hot sleep, 1977

 File — Box Temp 2: Series 1
Identifier: MSS 1756 Series 1 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

The version Ben Bova bought for Analog in fall 1977. This is the draft before the complete rewrite.

Dates: 1977

Eight cousins manuscript fragment, approximately 1875

 Item — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 31197232542891], Folder: 33
Identifier: Vault MSS 503 Series 1 Sub-Series 2 Item 4
Scope and Contents

Contains a fragment of an original manuscript of Louisa May Alcott's novel, "Eight Cousins." Has a note from her mother on the verso to Miss Day, Concord. Dated approximately 1875.

Dates: approximately 1875

Zane Grey papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6081
Scope and Contents Papers document Grey's personal life, career as an author, and fishing expeditions as well as materials about his wife Lina "Dolly" Grey and son Romer. It consists of correspondence, photographs, ephemera, and other materials. It includes materials created by Zane Grey Inc., the company built to administer the professional affairs of Zane Grey including financial records, contracts, and other materials pertaining to his career. It also includes substantial correspondence with Grey's agent...
Dates: approximately 1861-1995

William A. Hightower papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2381
Abstract Contains Hightower's writings including novels, essays, and poetry. Includes correspondence from prison personnel, Hightower, and Genelle Larson Pugmire. Contains copies of a manuscript in which Hightower discusses his conviction and declares his innocence. Includes political essays discussing many of the current events during his prison term, including the Great Depression, World War II and the atomic bomb, and communism. Also includes various novels, many with western American themes....
Dates: 1924-1991

John Hilton III papers

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232594520]
Identifier: MSS 8801
Content Description

Collection contains manuscripts and questionnaires from John Hilton III. Includes 50 Questions in the Book of Mormon That Will Change Your Life, 52 Life Changing Questions, 52 Powerful Questions from the Book of Mormon That Will Change Your Life, and a questionnaire sheet. These manuscripts and notes were written around 2013 and 2014.

Dates: approximately 2013-2014

Jack and Jill manuscript fragment, 1880

 Item — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 31197232542891], Folder: 34
Identifier: Vault MSS 503 Series 1 Sub-Series 2 Item 5
Scope and Contents Contains one leaf of ink holograph manuscript, unsigned, from the text of Alcott's novel Jack and Jill. Two pages, quarto, on ruled paper. Numbered "7" at upper right, it is from chapter 1, "The Catastrophe." It contains four corrections in the author's hand which were incorporated into the published version. There are, however, a number of minor differences between this manuscript and published version and the major omission of an entire sentence --"Jill, of course, was not her real name,...
Dates: 1880

King Kong book photocopy, 1933

 File — Box 9: Series 3; Series 5 [Barcode: 31197238104266], Folder: 22
Identifier: MSS 2008 Series 5 File 5

Louisa May Alcott writings, approximately 1840-1989, bulk: 1867-1888

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Vault MSS 503 Series 1 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains manuscripts of poems, short stories, and novels (including radio adaptations, and other material created by Louisa May Alcott and others between 1840 and 1989 (bulk dated 1867 to 1888).

Dates: approximately 1840-1989; Majority of material found within 1867-1888

Jessica Martinez papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8273
Scope and Contents

The materials are from Jessica Martinez's first two novels: Virtuosity and The Space Between Us. The books are adolescent literature novels. There is a manuscript of Virtuosity with handwritten notes from Martinez's editor. Dated 2010-2012.

Dates: 2010-2012