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

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

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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 box).
Language(s): In English and Russian.
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged by folder title.

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Description

Scope and Content

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.

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

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

This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions on Use

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.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Papers processed, 02/14/2018 ptl

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion February 15, 2018 Finding aid written in English.
    2018-02-15 File created.

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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.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Batovrin, Sergei╠ć, 1957-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Brodsky, Joseph, 1940-1996.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Conquest, Robert.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Joseph Brodsky Collection (Columbia University).PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Poets, Russian.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Russian poetry--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

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.

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