Collection ASM0481 - George Moore collection

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ASM0481

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George Moore collection

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  • 1906-1929 (Creation)
  • 1906-1929 (Creation)

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1 Box

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George Augustus Moore (1852–1933) was an Irish novelist, short-story writer, poet, art critic, memoirist and dramatist.

The George Moore Collection contains correspondence, an undated manuscript titled "Scenario," the galley proofs with corrections for his 1885 novel Mummer's Wife, and a typescript for his 1894 novel Esther Waters.

The correspondence consists of a series of letters and telegraphs between Moore and New York playwright and writer Edward Knoblauch (1874-1945), a letter from Moore to a "Nachey," several letters without a recipient name, two letters from D. M. Beth at Riverside Press Unlimited, a book printer from Edinburgh, discussing corrections on Moore's 1921 novel Heloise and Abelard.

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This collection is open for research.

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George Moore Collection Finding Aid © 2009 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to asc.library@miami.edu.

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  • English

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Leon Robbin, the donor of this collection, also donated 28 copies of George Moore's books to Special Collections.

Information about related materials is available at http://ibisweb.miami.edu/search~S6?/aRobbin%2C+Leon./arobbin+leon/-3%2C-1%2C0%2CE/2exact&FF=arobbin+leon&1%2C28%2C

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