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Finding-Aid for the Bellow Collection (WTU00139)

Finding aid prepared by:
Special Collections Staff

Summary Information
Title: Bellow Collection
Creator: Bellow , Saul , 1915- , American author. Letter ,
Extent: 1 item
Call number: WTU00139
Call number: [Accession: 1177.]
Language: English

Access and Use:

Purchase, 1970.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open to research.

Processing Information:

Processing: April, 1970. HH

Contents List
box-folder   1 /Bellow(a)  
[1961]: Aug. 7. Saul Bellow to Graham Ackroyd (1 item (3p.): ALS)   
Scope: Letter from Saul Bellow to Graham Ackroyd in reply to a query on Dangling Man. Discusses distaste for work of Paul Bowles, the public image of Hemingway - referring to a recent New Yorker magazine article he has disliked (37:17 Jl 15, 61, p. 17). Expresses sympathy for he editorial efforts of [Sinbad] Vail, in Paints, and mentions Faulkner. Thanks Ackroyd for his letter.