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House of Books Ltd. records, 1875-1984

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0617
Bib ID 4078352 View CLIO record
Creator(s) House of Books, Ltd. (New York, N.Y.) ; Cohn, Marguerite, 1887-1984 ; Cohn, Louis Henry
Title House of Books Ltd. records, 1875-1984
Physical Description 86 boxes (86 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, memorabilia, business records, book catalogs and other printed materials of Louis and Marguerite Cohn and their customers, associates and friends. Correspondents include Stephen Vincent Benʹet, Robert Frost, T.S. Eliot, and Marianne Moore, all among the authors represented in the Crown Octavos series published by the House of Books; there are also manuscripts, proofs and correspondence with printers for this series. Other correspondents include Cyril Connolly, W. Somerset Maugham and Tom Stoppard. Also in the collection are letters and manuscripts from the stock of the shop; notable among these are a series of Graham Greene letters and pages from an autograph book which contains entries from many turn of the century American Literary figures. The collection also include the personal memorabilia of the Cohn and Arnold families. Louis Cohn's participation in World War I as an officer in the French Army is recorded in photographs, documents and memorabilia. Marguerite's childhood collections, among them many early greeting cards, are also included.

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Restrictions on Access

The following boxes are located off-site: 10-85. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library 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); House of Books Ltd. records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Alternate Form Available

Pearl S. Buck manuscript is on: microfilm.

W.H. Auden letters are on: microfilm.

Ownership and Custodial History

Bequest of Marguerite A. Cohn, 1984.

Gift of Carol Z. Rothkopf, 1984-1995.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Business records and stock of shop Processed JCA 1985.

Papers Processed JCA/JL-W 1985.

Stoppard playscript Cataloged HR 07/23/1992.

Letters & memorabilia Cataloged & processed HR 10/06/1998.

Series IX: Business Materials (boxes 28-70) was formerly known as Series IX: Closed Materials.  The restriction was removed August 4, 2020.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

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

2020-08-03 Restriction on Series IX lifted. kws

Subject Headings

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Financial records Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
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Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Proofs (printed matter) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
American literature -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Benét, Stephen Vincent, 1898-1943 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Booksellers and bookselling Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bookstores -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Catalogs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Connolly, Cyril, 1903-1974 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Consuls Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
English literature -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Greene, Graham, 1904-1991 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Publishers and publishing Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soldiers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stoppard, Tom Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1914-1918 -- France Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Louis Henry Cohn, 1888-1953, and Marguerite Arnold Cohn, 1887-1984, opened the House of Books on October 10, 1930. The bookstore specialized in 20th century British and American first editions and brought the Cohns into contact with many of the major literary figures of the century.

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Series I: Catalogued Correspondence


A:



Box 1 Abbott, Bernice


Box 1 Dobie, J. Frank


Box 1 Adams, James Truslow


Box 1 Aiken, Conrad


Box 1 Aldington, Richard


Box 1 Aldridge, Richard


Box 1 Algren, Nelson


Box 1 Allen, Hervey


Box 1 Arlen, Michael


Box 1 Atkins, John


Box 1 Auden, Wystan (microfilm)


B:


Box 1 Baker, Carlos Heard


Box 1 Baldwin, Joseph Clark


Box 1 Barnes, Djuna


Box 1 Barr, Amelia Edith (Huddleston)


Box 1 Barrie, Sir James Matthew


Box 1 Bates, Herbert Ernest


Box 1 Beckett, Samuel


Box 1 Benedikt, Michael


Box 1 Belloc, Hilaire


Box 1 Benet, Rosemary (Mrs. Stephen Vincent)


Box 1 Benet, Stephen Vincent


Box 1 Benet, William Rose


Box 1 Berenson, Mary


Box 1 Beresford, John Davis


Box 1 Bingham, Hiram


Box 1 Bird, William


Box 1 Blunden, Edmund


Box 1 Boldini, Giovanni


Box 1 Bradford, Mary Rose (Mrs, Roark)


Box 1 Bromfield, Louis


Box 1 Brooks, Gwendolyn


Box 1 Brett, D.E.


Box 1 Bryan, William J.


Box 1 Burgess, Anthony


Box 1 Burkford, William


Box 1 Burnett, Francis Hodgson


Box 1 Burton, T.E.


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Box 2 Caldwell, Erskine


Box 2 Canby, Henry Seidel


Box 2 Carlisle, George James Howard, 9th Earl of


Box 2 Carmer, Carl Lamson


Box 2 Causley, Charles


Box 2 Cerf, Bennett


Box 2 Ciardi, John


Box 2 Clark, Barrett


Box 2 Connolly, Cyril Vernon


Box 2 Cournos, John


Box 2 Cousins, Norman


Box 2 Crawford, Francis Marion


Box 2 Creekmore, Herbert


Box 2 Cronin, Archibald Joseph


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Box 2 Dashiell, Alfred


Box 2 Daubigny, Charles Francois


Box 2 Davies, Rhys


Box 2 Davis, Richard Harding


Box 2 Deland, Margaret Wade


Box 2 Doggett, Frank


Box 2 Dos Passos, John


Box 2 Drinkwater, John


Box 2 Duncan, Robert


Box 2 Duncan, Ronald


Box 2 Dunsany, Lady (Beatrice) Villers


Box 2 Durrell, Lawrence


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Box 2 Eberhart, Richard


Box 2 Edel, Leon


Box 2 Eliot, Thomas Stearns


Box 2 Eliot, Valerie (Mrs. Thomas Stearns)



Box 3 Ellman, Richard


Box 3 Everson, William


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Box 3 Farjeon, Eleanor


Box 3 Farrar, John


Box 3 Farrell, James T.


Box 3 Fast, Howard


Box 3 Fielding, Gabriel


Box 3 Fisher, Dorothy Canfield


Box 3 Flaccus, Kimball


Box 3 Fleury, Jules


Box 3 France, Anatole


Box 3 Francis Marion


Box 3 Frost, Robert


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Box 3 Gallup, Donald C.


Box 3 Gawsworth, John


Box 3 Gilbert, Stuart


Box 3 Gingrich, Arnold


Box 3 Golding, William


Box 3 Greene, Graham


Box 3 Gregory, Alyse


Box 3 Guthrie, Alfred Bertram 9th Earl of


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Box 3 Hall, Donald


Box 3 Hawkins, Sir Anthony Hope


Box 3 Hayward, John


Box 3 Hecht, Roger


Box 3 Herbst, Josephine Frey


Box 3 Hersholt, Jean


Box 3 Heyen, William


Box 3 Hiler, Hilaire


Box 3 Hoffman, Daniel


Box 3 Holmes, John


Box 3 Hopkins, Kenneth


Box 3 Housman, Laurence


Box 3 Howells, William Dean


Box 3 Hughes, Ted


Box 3 Hubbard, Elbert


Box 3 Humphries, Rolfe


Box 3 Huxley, Aldous


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Box 4 Ignatow, David


Box 4 Isaacs, Stanley M.


J:


Box 4 Jeffers, Una (Mrs. Robinson)


Box 4 Jolas, Maria (Mrs. Eugene)


K:


Box 4 Kaufman, George S.


Box 4 Kavanagh, Peter


Box 4 Klopfer, Donald S.


Box 4 Knopf, Alfred, Jr.


Box 4 Komroff, Manuel


Box 4 Komroff, Odette (Mrs. Manuel)


Box 4 Kops, Bernard


Box 4 Kreymbourg, Alfred


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Box 4 Lamantia, Philip


Box 4 Lamartine, Alphonse Marie Louis de Prat


Box 4 Lang, Andrew


Box 4 Lea, Tom


Box 4 Levertov, Denise


Box 4 Levin, Harry


Box 4 Levine, Philip


Box 4 Lewis, Sinclair


Box 4 Locke, William John


Box 4 Logue, Christopher


Box 4 Lowell, Robert


Box 4 Lucie-Smith, Edward


M:


Box 4 McCarthy, Charles E.


Box 4 McClure, Michael


Box 4 McCord, David


Box 4 McFee, William


Box 4 MacKaye, Percy


Box 4 Marquand, John Phillips


Box 4 Marrot, Harold Vincent


Box 4 Mason, Alfred Edward Woodley


Box 4 Maugham, William Somerset


Box 4 Meredith, William


Box 4 Merrill, James


Box 4 Milford, Nancy Winston


Box 4 Millay, Edna St. Vincent


Box 4 Moore, Marianne


Box 4 Morley, Christopher


Box 4 Mottram, Ralph Hale


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Box 5 Nathan, Robert


O:


Box 5 O'Flaherty, Liam


P:


Box 5 Padgett, Ron


Box 5 Palmer, Herbert


Box 5 Patchen, Kenneth and Miriam


Box 5 Patmore, Derek


Box 5 Payn, James


Box 5 Pearson, Norman Holmes


Box 5 Perkins, Maxwell Evarts


Box 5 Phelps, William Lyon


Box 5 Phillpotts, Eden


Box 5 Pound, Ezra and Dorothy


Box 5 Prokosch, Frederic


Box 5 Purdy, James


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Box 5 Quennell, Peter


R:


Box 5 Rhys, Keidrych


Box 5 Robertson, William Robert


Box 5 Rogers, Will, Jr.


Box 5 Roosevelt, Kermit


Box 5 Roosevelt, Theodore


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Box 5 Saroyan, William


Box 5 Sergeant, Elizabeth Shepley


Box 5 Sandberg, Carl


Box 5 Schiff, Jacob H.


Box 5 Shapiro, Karl


Box 5 Shaw, Irwin


Box 5 Smith, Francis Hodgson


Box 5 Speaight, Robert William


Box 5 Spencer, Theodore


Box 5 Spender, Stephen


Box 5 Stafford, Jean


Box 5 Stafford, William Edgar


Box 5 Starrett, Vincent


Box 5 Steele, Wilbur Daniel


Box 5 Steinbeck, John


Box 5 Stoppard, Tom


Box 5 Stravinsky, Vera (Mrs. Igor)


Box 5 Strong, Leonard Alfred George


Box 5 Stutler, Boyd Blynn


Box 5 Suckow, Ruth


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Box 6 Tambimuttu, Thurairajah


Box 6 Tarkington, Booth


Box 6 Taylor, Harvey


Box 6 Thomas, Dylan


Box 6 Thompson, Lawrence


Box 6 Titus, Edward W.


Box 6 Tomlinson, Charles


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Box 6 Viereck, Peter


W:


Box 6 Washington, Booker T.


Box 6 Welty, Eudora


Box 6 Wescott, Glenway


Box 6 Wheelock, John Hall


Box 6 Whicher, George Frisbie


Box 6 Wilder, Thornton


Box 6 Williams, Florence (Mrs. William Carlos)


Box 6 Williams, Jonathan


Box 6 Williams, Oscar


Box 6 Williams, William Carlos


Box 6 Willkie, Wendell


Box 6 Wolfe, Thomas


Box 6 Wood, Audrey


Box 6 Woolf, Virginia

Series II: Catalogued Manuscripts


A:



Box 7 Allen, James Lane


Box 7 Asbury, Herbert


Box 7 Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn


Box 7 Auden, Wystan Hugh


B:


Box 7 Bacheller, Irving


Box 7 Becker, Charlotte


Box 7 Benet, Stephen Vincent


Box 7 Benet, William Rose


Box 7 Brand, Millan


Box 7 Brodsky, Louis Daniel


Box 7 Bryce, James


Box 7 Bryce, Viscount


Box 7 Buck, Pearl


Box 7 Burnett, Whit


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Box 7 Chute, Desmond


Box 7 Corso, Gregory


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Box 7 Deland, Margaret Wade


Box 7 Dunsany, Edward Moreton Drax Plunkett, l8th baron


E:


Box 7 Edel, Leon


Box 7 Eliot, Thomas Stearns


Box 7 Evans, Luther H., Allan Nevina and Louis M. Hacker


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Box 7 Farrell, James T.


Box 7 Frost, Robert


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Box 7 Gale, Zona


Box 7 Galsworthy, John


Box 7 Graves, Robert


H:


Box 7 Hanley, James


Box 7 Hemingway, Ernest


Box 7 Huxley, Aldous


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Box 7 Johns, Orrick


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Box 7 Knight, William Francis Jackson


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Box 7 Lang, Andrew


Box 7 Le Gallienne, Richard


Box 7 Lerner, Max, Glenway Wescott, and Charles Jackson


Box 7 Loy, Mina


Box 7 Lucie-Smith, Edward


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Box 8 MacBeth, George


Box 8 MacDiarmid, Hugh


Box 8 MacGrath, Harold


Box 8 Mangin, Charles Marie Emmanuel


Box 8 Masefield, John


Box 8 Maugham, William Somerset


Box 8 McClure, Michael


Box 8 McOrlay, P.


Box 8 Meredith, William


Box 8 Millay, Edna St. Vincent


Box 8 Moore, Marianne


Box 8 Morris, Wright


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Box 8 Nathan, Robert


P:


Box 8 Peck, Harry Thurston


Box 8 Peterson, Houston, Russell Maloney, and Charles Rolo


Box 8 Phillpotts, Eden


Box 8 Porter, Katherine Ann


Box 8 Pound, Ezra


Box 8 Powell, Antony


Box 8 Powels, Robert


Box 8 Prokosch, Frederic


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Box 9 Rives, Hailie Erminia


Box 9 Roberts, Charles George Douglas


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Box 9 Saroyan, William


Box 9 Sinclair, Upton


Box 9 Spender, Stephen


Box 9 Stevenson, Adlai Ewing


Box 9 Stoppard, Tom


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Box 9 Towne, Charles Hanson


Box 9 Townsend, Edward Waterman


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Box 9 Updike, John


W:


Box 9 Walker, Edward Joseph


Box 9 Wolfe, Thomas

Series III: Catalogued Documents


A:


Box 9 Arlen, Michael


B:


Box 9 Baker, Carlos Heard


Box 9 Benet, Rosemary C. (Mrs. Stephen Vincent)


Box 9 Benet, William Rose


Box 9 Berrigan, Ted


Box 9 Bird, William


Box 9 Bradford, Roark


Box 9 Braithwaite, William Stanley


C:


Box 9 Charters, Ann and Sam


Box 9 Ciardi, John


Box 9 Connolly, Cyril Vernon


Box 9 Corso, Gregory


Box 9 Creekmore, Hubert


D:


Box 9 Davenport, Basil


Box 9 Davies, Rhys


Box 9 Derleth, August William


Box 9 Duncan, Robert


Box 9 Dunsany, (Lady) Beatrice Child Villers Plunkett, baroness


Box 9 Durrell, Lawrence


E:


Box 9 Eshleman, Clayton


F:


Box 9 Farrell, James T.


Box 9 Flaccus, Kimball


Box 9 Frost, Robert


G:


Box 9 Galsworthy, John


Box 9 Gunn, Thom


H:


Box 9 Hawkins, Anthony Hope, Sir


Box 9 Heifetz, Jascha


Box 9 Hoffman, Daniel G.


K:


Box 9 Komroff, Manuel


Box 9 Kreymbourg, Alfred


L:


Box 9 Lamatia, Philip


M:


Box 9 McKay, Claude


Box 9 Mangin, Charles Marie Emmanuel


Box 9 Maugham, William Somerset


Box 9 Meredith, William


Box 9 Merrill, James


Box 9 Moore, Marianne


N:


Box 9 Nathan, Robert


P:


Box 9 Prokosch, Frederic


R:


Box 9 Ray, Man


Box 9 Reavy, George


Box 9 Roosevelt, Franklin Delano


S:


Box 9 Schreiber, Georges


Box 9 Shaw, George Bernard


Box 9 Smith, Thomas Robert


Box 9 Stafford, Jean


Box 9 Strong, L.A.G.


T:


Box 9 Tambimuttu, Thurairajah


Box 9 Thomas, Caitlin Macnamara (Mrs. Dylan)


Box 9 Thompson, Lawrence


Box 9 Todd, Ruthven


W:


Box 9 Welty, Eudora


Box 9 Wieners, John


Box 9 Williams, Jonathan


Box 9 Williams, Tennessee


Box 9 Wood, Jasper L.

Series IV: Catalogued Photographs


C:


Box 9 Cullen, John B.


E:


Box 9 Eliot, Thomas Stearns


F:


Box 9 Frost, Robert


G:


Box 9 Galsworthy, John


H:


Box 9 Heifetz, Jascha


Box 9 Hinton, Percival F.


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Box 9 Jiemingway, Ernest


Box 9 Jeffers, Robinson


K:


Box 9 Komroff, Manuel


L:


Box 9 Lang, Anton


Box 9 Larbaud, Valery


Box 9 Lewis, Sinclair


M:


Box 9 Mangin, Charles Emmanuel


Box 9 Maugham, William Somerset


O:


Box 9 Odets, Clifford


P:


Box 9 Pershing, John J.


Box 9 Prokosch, Frederic


R:


Box 9 Roosevelt, Franklin Delano


S:


Box 9 Spender, Stephen


Box 9 Strong, Leonard Alfred George


T:


Box 9 Tarkington, Booth


Box 9 Thomas, Dylan

Series V: Catalogued Art Works


Box 9 Arnold, Siegfried


Box 9 Block, Julius


Box 9 Corso, Gregory


Box 9 Hanley, James

Series VI: Arranged Correspondence


A:



Box 10 Ai, Vo Van


Box 10 Aiken, Conrad


Box 10 Aldridge, Richard


Box 10 Allen, Hervey


Box 10 Andrew


Box 10 Andrews, Dorothy(Kienbusch)


Box 10 Antiquarian Bookdealers Association


Box 10 Arlen, Michael


Box 10 Arnold, Caroline Bernheimer


Box 10 Arnold, Siegfried


Box 10 Auden, Wystan Hugh


Box 10 B:


Box 10 Banks, Algernon Polan


Box 10 Baro, Gene


Box 10 Belloc, Hilaire


Box 10 Benedikt, Michael


Box 10 Benet, Stephen Vincent


Box 10 Benet, Stephen Vincent-Clippings


Box 10 Benet, William Rose


Box 10 Benjamin, Jerry


Box 10 Berg, A. Scott


Box 10 Bernheimer, Thekla & Gabriel


Box 10 Berrigan, Ted


Box 10 Blotner, Joseph


Box 10 Bosc, Lawrence


Box 10 Brodsky, Louis Daniel


Box 10 Brown, Andreas


Box 10 Brown, Harry


Box 10 Bursch, Ann Dennis


C:


Box 10 Cagle, William R.


Box 10 Caldwell, Erskine & Virginia


Box 10 Clark, C. E. Frazer, Jr.


Box 10 Clark_Mss


Box 10 Cleveland Advertising Club


Box 10 Clippings


Box 10 Clodd, Alan



Box 11 Cohn, Louis-Documents


Box 11 Cohn, Louis-Memorabilia


Box 11 Cohn, Louis -- Photographs (See also Box 83)


Box 11 Cohn, Louis Henry-Obituaries


Box 11 Cohn, Marguerite-Documents


Box 11 Cohn, Marguerite-First aid and Civil Defence Gold, Joseph


Box 11 Cohn, Marguerite -- Memorabilia


Box 11 Cohn, Marguerite -- Photographs


Box 11 Cohn, Marguerite-Wedding & Honeymoon Hall, Donald


Box 11 Connolly, Cyril


Box 11 Constable, Archibald & Co.


Box 11 Corle, Edwin


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Box 11 Dahlberg, Edward


Box 11 D'Ambrosio, Joe


Box 11 Davies, Rhys


Box 11 Delafield, Eugene L.


Box 11 Delbanco, Nicholas


Box 11 Dodd, Jonathan


Box 11 Doro, Edward


Box 11 Drake, James F.


Box 11 Drew, Francis B.


Box 11 Duffy, Richard A.


Box 11 Duncan, Robert


Box 11 Dunsany, Lady (Beatrice) Villers


Box 11 Duvall, Howard G., Jr.


Box 11 Dzierbicki, Ronald L.


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Box 11 Ecles, Sir David


Box 11 Eliot, Theresa (Mrs. Henry Ware)


Box 11 Eliot, Thomas Stearns


Box 11 Eliot, Thomas Stearns-Clippings


Box 11 Eliot, Thomas Stearns-Memorial service


Box 11 Ellman, Richard


Box 11 Elmiger, A


Box 11 Envelopes


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Box 12 Fable


Box 12 Fairbanks, Marjorie C.


Box 12 Fallon, Peter


Box 12 Faulkner, William


Box 12 Flaccus, Kimball


Box 12 Florsheim, Richard A.


Box 12 Freund, Giselle


Box 12 Frost, Robert


Box 12 Frost, Robert -- Letters about


Box 12 Frost, Robert -- Louis H. Cohn


Box 12 Frost, Robert -- Kathleen Morrision (sec'y)


Box 12 Frost, Robert-Miscellaneous


Box 12 Frost, Robert --Lesley Frost Ballantine


Box 12 Frost, Robert-Photographs


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Box 12 Galsworthy, John-Bibliography


Box 12 Galsworthy, John-The Prayer


Box 12 Gardiner, Charles Wrey


Box 12 Garrett, George


Box 12 Gifford, Barry


Box 12 Gilbert, Stuart & Marie


Box 12 Gilliam, Florence


Box 12 Goin, John M.


Box 12 Goldstone, Adrian


Box 12 Goodwdn, Jonathan


Box 12 Gorey, Edward


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Box 12 Hanley, James


Box 12 Hatch, Dorothy


Box 12 Hecht, Max


Box 12 Hemingway, Ernest


Box 12 Hemingway, Ernest-Bibliography


Box 12 Herlihy, James Leo


Box 12 Hickock, Mary


Box 12 Hoffman, Daniel


Box 12 Hotchner, Aaron Edward


Box 12 House of Books-Photographs (see box 83)


Box 12 Hoy, John C.


J:


Box 12 Jaffin, George M.


Box 12 Joyce, James


K:



Box 13 Kahn, Gaby


Box 13 Kathleen Morrison (sec'y)


Box 13 Kienbusch, William


Box 13 Komroff, Manuel


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Box 13 Lawrence, D. H.


Box 13 Lay, Norma


Box 13 Lesley Frost Ballantine


Box 13 Letters about Louis H. Cohn


Box 13 Levy, William Turner


Box 13 Loeb, Harold


Box 13 Lougee, David


Box 13 Lucie-Smith, Edward


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Box 13 Major, Clarence


Box 13 Marshall, George


Box 13 Massey, Linton Reynolds


Box 13 Matheson, Bill


Box 13 Matthews, Thomas Stanley


Box 13 Maugham, William Somerset


Box 13 Myers, Winifred A.


Box 13 McClatchy, J D (Sandy)


Box 13 McClure, Michael


Box 13 Meriwether, James B.


Box 13 Middlebury College


Box 13 Miller, Henry


Box 13 Mills, Clark-Mss.


Box 13 Moore, Harry T.


Box 13 Moore, Marianne


Box 13 Morrison, Theodore


Box 13 Moult, Thomas


Box 13 Muir, John Compton


Box 13 Myers, Winifred A


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Box 13 Nash,Ray


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Box 13 Olson, Charles


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Box 13 Padgett, Ron


Box 13 Pearson, Henry


Box 13 Pearson, Norman Holmes


Box 13 Pentland, Marjorie


Box 13 Petersen, Carl


Box 13 Philipp, Ernest M.


Box 13 Photographs-Misc. (See box 83)


Box 13 Pick, John


Box 13 Piskor, Frank P.


Box 13 Poli, Bernard J


Box 13 Polk, Noel


Box 13 Porter, Alan


Box 13 Posner, David


Box 13 Potts, Paul


Box 13 Programs


Box 13 Prokosch, Frederic


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Box 13 Quennell, Peter


R:


Box 13 Rascoe, Burton


Box 13 Ratti, John


Box 13 Revell, Stanley


Box 13 Robertson, Alice


Box 13 Robertson, William Robert


Box 13 Rodker, Joan


Box 13 Romaine, Paul


Box 13 Roosevelt, Franklin D.


Box 13 Rosegrin, Gus & Iv


Box 13 Rostenberg, Leona


Box 13 Rothkopf, Carol Z.


Box 13 Rothkopf, Ernest Z.


Box 13 Rudd, Charles B.


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Box 13 St. John, Don


Box 13 Sanders, Ed


Box 13 Sarason, Bertram D.


Box 13 Saroyan, William


Box 13 Shaheen, William H.


Box 13 Shaw, George Bernard


Box 13 Sinclair, George


Box 13 Skelton, Robin


Box 13 Smythe, Colin


Box 13 Spender, Stephen



Box 14 Stapleton, Laurence


Box 14 Steam Press


Box 14 Steinbeck, John


Box 14 Steloff, Frances


Box 14 Stern, Madeleine


Box 14 Stokes, Phil


Box 14 Stone, Bernard


Box 14 Stoppard, Tom


Box 14 Strong, Leonard Alfred George


Box 14 Stuart, Francis


Box 14 Swanson, Neil H.


Box 14 Sward, Robert


Box 14 Symmes, Robert E.


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Box 14 Tate, James


Box 14 Tedesche, Sydney


Box 14 Thayer, Tiffany


Box 14 Thoma, Richard


Box 14 Thomas, Myfanwy-re: Edward & Helen Thomas


Box 14 Thomas, Richard, (2 folders)


Box 14 Thompson, Lawrence


Box 14 Turnbull, Andrew


U:


Box 14 Unidentified letters


Box 14 Updike, John


Box 14 V:


Vacation memorabilia


Box 14 Valentines


W:


Box 14 Waldorf-Astoria Floor Plan


Box 14 Wall, Bernhardt


Box 14 Wallace, Robert


Box 14 Weiss, Ottocaro


Box 14 Whelen, Christopher


Box 14 Wilde, Oscar


Box 14 Williams, Jonathan


Box 14 Williams, William Carlos


Box 14 Wilson, Robert A.


Box 14 Woiwode, Larry


Box 14 Wolsey, Louis


Box 14 Woodward, Daniel H.


Y:


Box 14 Yeats, William Butler


Box 14 Z:


Box 14 Zeman, Frederic


Box 14 Miscellaneous


Box 14 Miscellaneous checks


Gifts to Libraries and Others:



Box 15 Academy of American Poets


Box 15 Amherst College


Box 15 Brandeis University


Box 15 British Library


Box 15 Cancer Care, Inc.


Box 15 Columbia University


Box 15 Dartmouth College


Box 15 Grolier Club


Box 15 Indiana University


Box 15 Library of Congress


Box 15 Modern Poetry Association


Box 15 New York Public Library


Box 15 Pierpont Morgan Library


Box 15 Princeton University


Box 15 Stanford University


Box 15 Trinity College


Box 15 U.S. War Department


Box 15 University of Kansas


Box 15 University of Tulsa


Box 15 University of Virginia-Hemingway Gift (1) and (2)


Box 15 University of Virginia-Hemingway Clippings


Box 15 University of Wyoming


Box 15 Wesleyan University


Box 15 Miscellaneous

Series VII: Crown Octavos arranged materials



Box 16 Duncan, Robert The Truth & Life of Myth, New York, 1968


Box 16 Frost, Robert Hard not to be King, New York, 1951


Box 16 Maugham, W. Somerset The Unconquered, New York,1944


Box 16 Welty, Eudora Place in Fiction, New York, 1957



Box 17 Crown Octavos-Clippings


Box 17 Eliot, Thomas Stearns, Religious Drama: Mediaeval and Modern, v.p.


Box 17 Crown Octavos-Farrell, James T.


Box 17 Crown Octavos-Galsworthy, John


Box 17 Moore, Marianne The Absentee, New York, 1962


Box 17 Crown Octavos-Nathan, Robert


Box 17 Crown Octavos-Saroyan, William


Box 17 Crown Octavos-Strong, L. A. G.


Box 17 Crown Octavos-Tarkington, Booth


Box 17 Crown Octavos-Williams, Tennessee


Box 17 Crown Octavos-Wolfe, Thomas

Series VIII: Writings and Memorabilia



Box 18 Louis H. Conn's Writings



Box 19 Louis H. Conn's World War I memorabilia



Box 20 Marguerite Cohn's writings



Box 21 Marguerite Cohn's collections: cigar bands, monograms, greetings cards



Box 22 Marguerite Cohn's family photos and memorabilia



Box 23 Marguerite Cohn's memorabilia: autograph album, baby book, etc.



Box 24 House of Books Catalogs



Box 25 Publications about House of Books



Box 26 Rothkopf publications



Box 27 Misc. published material (includes the firm's official seal)

Series IX: Business Materials

Contents list in repository.



Box 28 Business Correspondence



Box 29 Business Correspondence



Box 30 Business Correspondence



Box 31 Business Correspondence



Box 32 Business Correspondence



Box 33 Business Correspondence



Box 34 Business Correspondence



Box 35 Business Correspondence



Box 36 Business Correspondence



Box 37 Business Correspondence



Box 38 Business Correspondence



Box 39 Business Correspondence



Box 40 Business Correspondence



Box 41 Business Correspondence



Box 42 Business Correspondence



Box 43 Business Correspondence



Box 44 Business Correspondence



Box 45 Business Correspondence



Box 46 Business Correspondence



Box 47 Business Correspondence



Box 48 Business Correspondence



Box 49 Business Correspondence



Box 50 Crown Octavos Business Files



Box 51 Crown Octavos Business Files



Box 52 Crown Octavos Business Files



Box 53 Bibliographies/Sales records



Box 54 Bibliographies/Sales records



Box 55 Bibliographies/Sales records



Box 56 Account Books



Box 57 Account Books



Box 58 Account Books



Box 59 Account Books



Box 60 Account Books



Box 61 Account Books



Box 62 Invoices



Box 63 Invoices



Box 64 Invoices



Box 65 Invoices



Box 66 Invoices



Box 67 Utilities/Telephone bills/Rent



Box 68 Ledgers, ca. 1950-1984, (7 volumes)



Box 69 Ledgers, ca. 1950-1984, (7 volumes)



Box 70 Ledgers, ca. 1950-1984, (7 volumes)

Series X: Ephemera


A:



Box 71 Adamic


Box 71 Aiken


Box 71 Albee


Box 71 Asch


Box 71 Auden


B:


Box 71 Bacheller


Box 71 Barrie


Box 71 Bates


Box 71 Beckett


Box 71 Bellow


Box 71 Benet


Box 71 Betjeman


Box 71 Boyle


Box 71 Bradford, Richard


Box 71 Buck


Box 71 Bunting


Box 71 Burgess, G


C:


Box 71 Cain


Box 71 Caldwell


Box 71 Causley


Box 71 Cavafy


Box 71 Cobb


Box 71 Conrad


Box 71 Creeley


Box 71 Cronin


Box 71 Crossley-Holland


Box 71 Cummings


D:


Box 71 de la Mare


Box 71 De Voto


Box 71 Dickey


Box 71 Doctorow


Box 71 Douglas


Box 71 Dreiser


Box 71 Duncan


Box 71 Durrell


E:


Box 71 Eberhart


Box 71 Eiiot, T. S.


Box 71 Ellis


Box 71 Enright


Box 71 Everson


Box 71 Ewart


F:



Box 72 Farrell


Box 72 Faulkner, Estelle Oldham


Box 72 Ferber


Box 72 Ferlinghetti


Box 72 Fiedler


Box 72 Fisher, D.C.


Box 72 Fisher, V.


Box 72 Fitzgerald


Box 72 Ford


Box 72 Forster


Box 72 Fowles


G:


Box 72 Galsworthy-


Box 72 Ginsberg


Box 72 Glasgow


Box 72 Gorey


Box 72 Green, P.


Box 72 Greene


Box 72 Gregory


H:


Box 72 Hazo


Box 72 Henry, O.


Box 72 He yen


Box 72 Hillyer


Box 72 Horovitz


Box 72 Hughes


Box 72 Huxley


J:


Box 72 James


Box 72 Jeffers


Box 72 Jewett


Box 72 Johnson


K:


Box 72 Kent


Box 72 Koestler


L:


Box 72 Lamb


Box 72 Laubies


Box 72 Lawrence


Box 72 Lewis, C. Day


Box 72 Lewis, P. W.


Box 72 Lewis, S.


Box 72 Lowell, J.


Box 72 Lowell, R.


Box 72 Lowry


M:



Box 73 McClure


Box 73 MacDiarmid


Box 73 MacLeish


Box 73 Mailer


Box 73 Mann


Box 73 Marquand


Box 73 Masters


Box 73 Maugham


Box 73 Mencken


Box 73 Meredith


Box 73 Millay


Box 73 Miller, H.


Box 73 Miscellaneous


Box 73 Mitchell


Box 73 Modern Poetry Association


Box 73 Moore


Box 73 Morgan


Box 73 Morley


N:


Box 73 Nathan, G.


Box 73 Nathan, R.


O:


Box 73 Oates


Box 73 Olson


Box 73 O'Neill


P:


Box 73 Parker


Box 73 Patraore


Box 73 Paul


Box 73 Pinter


Box 73 Plath


Box 73 Porter, P.


Box 73 Pound


Box 73 Press: Black Sparrow Press


Box 73 Press: Rook Press


Box 73 Press: Unicorn Press


Box 73 Purdy


R:


Box 73 Rawlings


Box 73 Remarque


Box 73 Robinson


Box 73 Roethke


S:



Box 74 Salinger


Box 74 Sandburg


Box 74 Saroyan


Box 74 Scannell


Box 74 Schaubeck


Box 74 Sendak


Box 74 Shaw


Box 74 Shay's Bookshop


Box 74 Sillitoe


Box 74 Siraic


Box 74 Sitwell


Box 74 Smith


Box 74 Snyder


Box 74 Spark


Box 74 Spender


Box 74 Stewart


Box 74 Stein


Box 74 Steinbeck


Box 74 Stoppard (I)


Box 74 Stoppard(II)


Box 74 Street


Box 74 Stuart, G.


Box 74 Suckow


Box 74 Swenson


T:


Box 74 Taggard


Box 74 Tarkington


Box 74 Teasdale


Box 74 Thomas


Box 74 Thurber


Box 74 Thwaite


U:



Box 75 Updike


V:


Box 75 Van Loon


Box 75 Vidal


W:


Box 75 Wakoski


Box 75 Walpole


Box 75 Warren


Box 75 Waugh


Box 75 Weidman


Box 75 Wells


Box 75 Welty


Box 75 Wesker


Box 75 White, E. B.


Box 75 White, W. A.


Box 75 Wieners


Box 75 Wilbur


Box 75 Wilder


Box 75 Williams, T.


Box 75 Williams, W. C.


Box 75 Wilmerding


Box 75 Wilson


Box 75 Wolfe


Box 75 Woolf (see also oversize)


Y:


Box 75 Yeats


Z:


Box 75 Zukofsky



Box 76 Eliot (See also oversize)



Box 77 Faulkner (I) (See also oversize)



Box 78 Faulkner (II)-Brodsky Collection



Box 79 Frost (I)



Box 80 Frost (II)



Box 81 Hemingway (See also oversize).



Box 82 Joyce

Series XI: Photographs



Box 83 Photographs



Box 84 Photographs

Series XII: Papers and photographs of Capt. Louis Henry Cohn

Gift of Carol Rothkopf, 2016. Accn #2016.2017.M105

Collection of World War I photographs and ephemera relating to Cohn's military service and work as correspondent for the Brooklyn Eagle and others



Box 85 Album of 100 photographs, most 4 x 6 inches, portraits and scenes of military life, circa1914-1919


Box 85 Folder of approx. 100 photograph of family and friends, most 1900-1920s including first wife Annie, 1900-1920s


Box 85 Folder of wartime ephemera, including a typewritten summary of the Mission Marchand, July 1918


Box 85 Orders to escort visitors as member of the service de presse et d'information


Box 85 Letter of credentials as press representative of the Brooklyn Eagle;, 1919


Box 85 Press credentials for Le Rhin Illustre


Box 85 U.S. Army Second Section, intelligence report no. 196, Coblenz, 31, May 1919


Box 85 Address book including addresses of Hilaire Belloc & John Galsworthy


Box 85 Account book


Box 85 Manuel de Conversation a I' usage des Poilus Amoureux, 12 pages, self wrappers, text in French and German


Box 85 Mimeographed menu for Diner du Galon, 3 December 1918 signed by those present., December 1918


Box 85 Chalk portrait of a soldier, signed Julius Bloch, 1919