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At a Glance
A small folder of promotional materials for Olympia Press, as well as letters from Girodias to Nick Austin, Henry Miller, and Samuel Beckett. Includes a photocopy of "Une journée sur la terre" from L'Infini.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Conditions Governing Access
You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.
This collection is located onsite.
This collection has no restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
Single reproductions may be made for research purposes. It is the responsibility of the user to secure permission for publication or use from the appropriate copyright holder.
This collection is located on-site.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); John Baxter Collection of Olympia Press Manuscripts; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
The Rare Book & Manuscript Library also holds books from the Olympia Press. Books can be found in the CLIO, the Libraries' online catalog, here , or by searching for "John Baxter Olympia Press Collection" in CLIO here.
Additions are not expected.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase, Blackwell's Rare Books, 2019.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
This collection was processed by Jane Gorjevsky and Catherine C. Ricciardi, 2019-2021.
A privately printed copy of Atlantis: a vision by Maurice Girodias has been separately cataloged and added to the Rare Book collection. Please see the catalog record here.
2021-12-03 Revisions made to finding aid, and container list added by CCR.