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At a Glance
Almost all the manuscripts collected by Pauker are in Hungarian, and most are typewritten. The great majority of the manuscripts are plays and operetta librettos. The writers most amply represented in the collection include Boross Elemʹer, Drʹegely Gʹabor, Fodor Lʹaszlʹo, Lʹaszlʹo Miklos, Orbok Attila, Vaszary Jʹanos, Ladislaus Lakatós, Menyhért Lengyel, Béla Szenes, and Viktor Kelemen; also included are a novel by Körmendi Ferenc and a few stories.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Manuscripts: Source of acquisition--New York Public Library, Theatre Collection. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1981.
Manuscripts: Source of acquisition--New York Public Library. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--03/--/87. Accession number--B87-6-19.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Manuscripts Accessioned 1981.
Manuscripts Processed 05/--/81.
Manuscripts Processed EJS 05/--/87.
History / Biographical Note
Hungarian-born literary agent and play broker in New York who represented European, especially Hungarian, playwrights, as well as some American writers.