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Norman Mosley Penzer papers, 1919-1928

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0988
Bib ID 4079208 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Penzer, N. M. (Norman Mosley), 1892-1960 ; Somadeva Bhaṭṭa, active 11th century
Title Norman Mosley Penzer papers, 1919-1928
Physical Description 2 linear feet (4 boxes)
Language(s) English .
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Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 2 series.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, notes, reviews, clippings, and pamphlets relating to C.H. Tawney's translation of THE OCEAN OF STORY and proofs of Penzer's annotations.

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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); Norman Mosley Penzer papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Saffron, Morris H. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1976. Accession number--M-76.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

Revision Description

2010-02-19 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

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

Subject Headings

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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Editors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Folklore -- India Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Indic literature -- Translations into English Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Tawney, C. H (Charles Henry), 1838-1922 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Editor. Penzer edited and annotated C.H. Tawney's translation of THE OCEAN OF STORY; SOMADEVA'S KATHA SARIT SAGARA (1924-1928), in ten volumes, a group of ancient Indian folklore tales.

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Series I: Cataloged Correspondence

Cataloged correspondence and manuscripts are interfiled



Box 1 Bloomfield, Maurice To Norman Mosley Penzer, Baltimore, 19 Dec 1923, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Bloomfield, Maurice To Norman Mosley Penzer, Baltimore, 20 Jan 1925, 1 page a.l.s.


Box 1 Bloomfield, Maurice To Norman Mosley Penzer, Baltimore, 15 March 1925, 1 page a.l.s.


Box 1 Bloomfield, Maurice To Norman Mosley Penzer, Baltimore, 28 June 1925, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Bloomfield, Maurice To Norman Mosley Penzer, Baltimore, 27 Nov 1925, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Bloomfield, Maurice To Norman Mosley Penzer, Baltimore, 4 June 1926, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Bloomfield, Maurice To Norman Mosley Penzer, Baltimore, 21 June 1926, 1 page a.l.s.


Box 1 Bloomfield, Maurice To Norman Mosley Penzer, Baltimore, 6 Oct 1926, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Bloomfield, Maurice To Norman Mosley Penzer, Baltimore, 31 Oct 1926, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Cordier, Henri To [Norman Mosley Penzer], Paris, 11 Feb 1925, 1 page a.l.s.


Box 1 Curzon, George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess To [Norman Mosley Penzer], [London], 29 July 1924, 4 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Edgerton, Franklin To Norman Mosley Penzer, New Haven, CT, 26 April 1928, 1 page t.l.s.


Box 1 Gaster, Moses To Norman Mosley Penzer, [London], 21 May 1925, 2 pages t.l.s.


Box 1 Grierson, (Sir) George Abraham To Norman Mosley Penzer, Rathfarnham, [UK], 6 Aug 1924, 1 page t.l.s.


Box 1 Grierson, (Sir) George Abraham To Norman Mosley Penzer, Rathfarnham, [UK], 1 Jan 1925, 1 page t.l.s.


Box 1 Grierson, (Sir) George Abraham To Norman Mosley Penzer, Rathfarnham, [UK], 12 Jan 1927, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Grierson, (Sir) George Abraham To Norman Mosley Penzer, Rathfarnham, [UK], 16 Feb 1927, 1 page t.l.s.


Box 1 Grierson, (Sir) George Abraham To Norman Mosley Penzer, Rathfarnham, [UK], 15 Feb 1928, 4 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Halliday, William Reginald To Norman Mosley Penzer, London, 6 April 1928, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Macdonald, Duncan Black To Norman Mosley Penzer, Hartford, CT, 22 May 1933, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Macdonald, Duncan Black To Norman Mosley Penzer, Hartford, CT, 21 Sept 1933, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Rose, Horace Arthur To [Norman Mosley Penzer], St Brelade (?), Jersey, [UK], 1 July 1924, 1 page a.l.s.


Box 1 Rouse, William Henry Denham To [Norman Mosley Penzer], Cambridge, [UK], 14 April 1924, 1 page a.l.s.


Box 1 Stein, (Sir) Mark Aurel To [Norman Mosley Penzer], Srinagar, [India], 12 Nov 1923, 2 pages a.l.s. (with copy of reply


Box 1 Stein, (Sir) Mark Aurel To Norman Mosley Penzer, Srinagar, [India], 29 Dec 1923, 2 pages t.l.s. (with copy of reply


Box 1 Stein, (Sir) Mark Aurel To Norman Mosley Penzer, Oxford, 6 July 1924, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Stein, (Sir) Mark Aurel To Norman Mosley Penzer, Srinagar, [India], 18 July 1926, 2 pages t.l.s. (with copy of related letter


Box 1 Tawney, A. To Norman Mosley Penzer, Camberley, [UK], 5 Jan 1928, 6 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Tawney, Charles Henry To Norman Mosley Penzer, Chartley, [UK], 28 July 1919, 1 page a.l.s. (with copy of related letter


Box 1 Tawney, Charles Henry To Norman Mosley Penzer, Chartley, [UK], 4 Aug 1919, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Tawney, Charles Henry To Norman Mosley Penzer, Chartley, [UK], 5 Jan 1920, 4 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Tawney, Charles Henry To Norman Mosley Penzer, Chartley, [UK], 23 Jan 1920, 2 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Tawney, Charles Henry To Norman Mosley Penzer, Chartley, [UK], 20 Aug 1920, 3 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Tawney, Charles Henry To Norman Mosley Penzer, Chartley, [UK], 28 Aug 1920, 1 page a.l.s.


Box 1 Temple, (Sir) Richard Carnac To Norman Mosley Penzer, Montreaux, Switzerland, 3 March 1924, 3 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Temple, (Sir) Richard Carnac To Norman Mosley Penzer, Thonon le Bains, France, 2 Aug 1926, 4 pages a.l.s.


Box 1 Temple, (Sir) Richard Carnac To Norman Mosley Penzer, Montreaux, Switzerland, 12 March 1928, 2 pages a.l.s.

Series II: Cataloged Manuscripts

Cataloged correspondence and manuscripts are interfiled


Box 1 Grierson, (Sir) George Abraham Foreword [to Vol. II of The Ocean of Story, edited by N.M. Penzer], Camberly, [UK], 2 Sept 1924, 15 pages t.ms.s. (with corrections in his hand


Box 1 Temple, (Sir) Richard Carnac Foreword [to Vol. I of The Ocean of Story, edited by N.M. Penzer], [Montreaux, Switzerland], [March 1924], 23 pages a.ms.



Box 2 The Ocean of Story. Manuscript pages and misc.


Box 2 The Ocean of Story. Prospectus


Box 2 The Ocean of Story. Reviews


Box 2 The Ocean of Story. Printed Misc.



Box 3 The Ocean of Story. Proofs: vol. 1-7



Box 4 The Ocean of Story. Proofs: vol. 8-10