WorldCat Identities

Ernst, Bernard M. L. (Bernard Morris Lee) 1879-1938

Works: 8 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 277 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Genealogy 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV1545.H8, 793.80924
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Bernard M. L Ernst
Most widely held works by Bernard M. L Ernst
Houdini and Conan Doyle; the story of a strange friendship by Bernard M. L Ernst( Book )

12 editions published between 1932 and 2008 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Houdini's escapes by Walter B Gibson( Book )

3 editions published between 1930 and 1976 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers of the Rives family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains correspondence, diaries, financial and legal papers, biographical material, photographs, clippings and memorabilia. The correspondence discusses genealogy, A.L. Rives' studies at the École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées and his work for the Richmond and Danville Railroad Co., and Amélie Rives Troubetzkoy's 1914 London trip. The financial and legal papers contain a copy of the 1777 will of William Rives of Sussex County and bills from French tradesmen. Genealogical papers trace the Belling, Macmurdo, Page, Starke, Rivers, and Walker families, and biographical material contains information on W.C. Rives, A.L. Rives and Amélie Rives Troubetzkoy. Two childhood journals, 1874 and 1879 of Amélie Rives are present as are her marriage service book, 1896, horoscopes, and clippings regarding her two husbands and her literary career. Of interest is a petition to Napoleon III regarding the arbitration of claims against the American ship General Armstrong. The collection also contains calling cards, passports, invitations, and a poetry album
Papers of H. L. Mencken by H. L Mencken( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The manuscripts and many of the letters in the collection concern the controversy arising from an article published about Jim Tully in "The American Mercury" which was edited by Mencken. The writer quoted statements made by Tully about Upton Sinclair, who took issue, saying Tully had distorted the truth. The collection contains typescripts of an article on the controverrsy as revised by Sinclair and letters on the controvery from Mencken, Sinclair and Tully as well as Aleister Crowley, Irwin Broze, Bernard M. L. Ernst, Alfred Harcourt and Mary Craig Sinclair
Papers of Amélie Rives by Amélie Rives( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains typescripts, revision and rewrites of Rives' play "The young Elizabeth" together with photographs of the production by the Little Theatre of St. Louis and correspondence re the play, its revision and production. Some miscellaneous correspondence is also present
D.S by John Philip Sousa( )

1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Menu signed by Sousa and twelve other guests from a dinner given by Henry Arthur Jones, an English author, at Claremont
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.46 (from 0.19 for Houdini's ... to 1.00 for D.S ...)

Alternative Names
Ernst, Bernard Morris Lee 1879-1938

English (23)