WorldCat Identities

Hopkinson, Dorothy

Overview
Works: 7 works in 20 publications in 3 languages and 270 library holdings
Genres: Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BL1175.M4, 294.563
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dorothy Hopkinson
Much silence : Meher Baba, his life and work by Tom Hopkinson( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cottage to let; a comedy in one act by Dorothy Hopkinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viel Schweigen : Meher Baba: sein Leben u. Wirken by Tom Hopkinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gipsy's prophecy : a short play in one act by Dorothy Hopkinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Više tišine : [život i delo Meher Babe] by Tom Hopkinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in Serbian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hesketh Pearson Papers by Hesketh Pearson( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hesketh Pearson Papers document the career and personal life of the biographer and author of short stories, dramatic works, and travel books through correspondence, manuscripts, proofs, photographs, clippings, diaries, and notebooks. The papers were formerly in the possession of biographer Michael Holroyd, who served as Pearson's literary executor and, after the death of Pearson's widow Joyce in 1975, his heir; consequently the collection also includes papers and correspondence generated by Holroyd in these capacities. The papers are arranged in five series: Series I. Works, 1894-1982 (8 boxes); Series II. Correspondence, 1910-1963 (2 boxes); Series III. Personal, 1789-1959 (7 folders); Series IV. Joyce Pearson, 1964-1975 (2 folders); and Series V. Michael Holroyd, 1926-2001 (21 folders). The Pearson papers throw light on the working processes of a biographer: how subjects are chosen or abandoned, where and how biographical information is sought, negotiations with publishers, and the difficulties that can arise in dealing with subjects or their heirs. In addition, Pearson's correspondence and diaries are replete with opinions on literary, political, and religious topics as well as information on the subjects of his books, details of his working methods, information about his and his correspondents' personal lives, and discussions of well-known figures living and dead, particularly in the fields of literature and theater. The collection contains significant amounts of correspondence and research material concerning several of the subjects of Pearson's biographies: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, W.S. Gilbert, Frank Harris, Sir Walter Scott, Beerbohm Tree, and Oscar Wilde. Among the correspondents are A.P. Buckland-Plummer, Adrian Conan Doyle, Norman Charles Hunter, Hugh Kingsmill, Arthur Leonard Ross, Robert Sherard, and P.G. Wodehouse
Viel Schweigen (Much silence, dt.) Meher Baba, sein Leben u. Wirken by Tom Hopkinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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