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Joseph Brodsky collection of letters manuscripts and notes from his library, 1972-1995

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1921
Bib ID 13074127 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Brodsky, Joseph, 1940-1996
Title Joseph Brodsky collection of letters manuscripts and notes from his library, 1972-1995
Physical Description 0.42 linear feet (1 manuscript box)
Language(s) English , Russian .
Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged by folder title.

Description

Summary

This is a collection of letters, manuscripts, notes, cards, etc. removed from books in Josph Brodsky's working library. There are no letters by Brodsky. The books have been cataloged.

The Joseph Brodsky Book Collection contains approximately 1,350 volumes of the working library of Brodsky.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Joseph Brodsky collection; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers processed, ptl 02/14/2018.

Revision Description

2018-02-15 File created.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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American poetry -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Auden, W. H (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Batovrin, Sergeĭ, 1957- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brodsky, Joseph, 1940-1996 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Conquest, Robert Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Joseph Brodsky Collection (Columbia University) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Poets, Russian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russian poetry -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Joseph Brodsky, original Russian name Iosip Aleksandrovich Brodsky (born in Leningrad, Russia, U.S.S.R. on May 24, 1940 and died in Brooklyn, New York on January 28, 1996). Celebrated Russian-born American poet who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1987 for his lyric and elegiac poems.