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Mann, Charles W. (Charles William) 1929-

Works: 16 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 813 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  History  Biography  Manuscripts  Poetry 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z8396.3, 016.81352
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Most widely held works by Charles W Mann
The Hemingway manuscripts; an inventory by Philip Young( Book )

12 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Printing as art : William Morris & his circle of influence( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hemingway at auction, 1930-1973 by Matthew J Bruccoli( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosemary Dobson Bolton letter to Charles Mann by Rosemary Dobson( )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In a hand-written letter to Charles Mann dated 15 March 1997, Rosemary Dobson extends appreciation for kind support after her husband's death. She asks assistance in finding a current address for printer Budd Westreich, so she can inform him of her husband's death
Dominant traits in Conrad's characters by Charles W Mann( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Horn book facsimile post card to Mr. & Mrs. C. Mann( )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of a single postcard, from George & Carolyn to Mrs. & Mrs. C. Mann, postmarked 2 Oct. 1961, with a short pithy note about the size of Plymouth Rock ("Couldn't hold more than 2 or 3 pilgrims.") The card is a facsimile of a hornbook, Ye horn-booke of greeting, designed by Plimoth Plantation, with the hornbook reproduced on the front of the card and brief text describing hornbooks on the verso
Kenneth Burke postcard to Charles Mann by Kenneth Burke( )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kenneth Burke writes to Charles Mann, Head of Special Collections at Penn State, asking him to tell Ms. Jutta Eilers that he sent a note to Gordon Lish about her, and quotes Lish's response
Australia, a history in pictures( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The album contains a summary of Charles Mann's lecture, slides and prints (3x5) of Australian paintings used in the lecture, including those owned by the University Libraries as part of the Thomas and Henry Ingram Moody Memorial Collection of Australiana in Pattee Library. The paintings are representative examples of Australian impressionism and the Heidelberg school
Denise Levertov letters and poems by Denise Levertov( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Also, two letters, each with accompanying poem, to Charles Mann: 21 Oct. 1980, reflecting on their meeting, with an inscribed copy of her poem, Winter afternoons in the V & A, pre-WWII, printed by students at Copper Canyon Summer Printing Workshop, 1979; 19 Jan. 1981, commenting on his letter, accompanying the typescript poem For the New Year, 1981, inscribed
Art deco and the classical style, the Rockefeller Center photography of Wendell MacRae by Charles W Mann( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Charles W. Mann, chief of the Rare Books Room, Penn State University, gave an illustrated talk to the Penn State Comparative Literature Luncheon Club, 29 March 1977, on art deco architecture and the Rockefeller Center photographs of Wendell MacRae. Primarily a commercial photographer, MacRae left New York in 1949 to become the publications production manager at what was then called Pennsylvania State College. In September 1980, two months before he died, MacRae had his first solo exhibition at the Witkin Gallery in New York City. Mann recounts his own childhood views of Rockefeller Center, the art deco architectural style of the building, and the notable photographers who created memorable images of it. He talks briefly about Wendell MacRae and his photographs of the building, and then shows slides [not extant] of MacRae's photographs, with commentary
George Moore letters, page and galley proofs, and photocopy of suppressed chapter by George Moore( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains 11 letters. Moore writes two letters to My dear Clara (Madame la Marquise Clara Lanza), 4 July 1890 and 29 Apr. 1892 (with envelopes), both long and personal, advising her about a play, describing the book he is working on, telling about the way he has ended a relationship with a woman, recalling his vision of Clara, and his plans to write another play; to no addressee, Jan. 1902, a recommendation of Miss Mervyn's acting; to Miss Gough (Margaret Gough, Moore's secretary), undated (possibly 1911?), saying he has finished his play version of Esther Waters and a story; to Mr. Smith (Thomas R. Smith, editor of Century magazine), 14 July 1919, with an article he hopes to have published in Century magazine and telling of his travels plans for France; four letters to Miss Mann, one dated 5 July, others dated Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday evening (circa 1920?), trying to make arrangements for her and Mrs. Poole to see his play The coming of Gabrielle; to My dear Edith, 31 Jan. 1928, saying he is sorry he missed seeing her and that he is not well; to Miss Young, Monday, undated, about finding an Irish company to act his play
Women authors collection, Do-E( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Single item and one-folder collections of letters and writings by women authors are described in this aggregate record. Included are Rosemary Dobson letter to Charles W. Mann, 1997; Mary Mapes Dodge letter to Frederick E. Partington, 1893; Julia C.R. Donn signed manuscript, 1878; Sarah Doudney letter to Mr. Gibbons, n.d.; five letters and a bar of music by Amelia Ann Blanford Edwards, 1865-1881
William Empson letters and related materials by William Empson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of five items: flier, titled William Empson by I.A. Richards, printed as a special note by Furioso magazine, 12 Jan. 1940; signed, typewritten letter to Professor Weintraub, 14 Oct. 1974, congratulating him and thanking him for a book; handwritten letter to Professor Mann, 3 Feb. 1975, thanking him for returning a book; note to Dear Mann, 12 Feb. 1975, offering to donate an extra copy of an unnamed book to the libraries; also, offprint of a book review by Empson, titled The Voice of the Underdog, about Wayne C. Booth's A Rhetoric of Irony, originally published in the Winter 1975 issue of The Journal of General Education, inscribed to Charles Mann, 1975
Oodgeroo Noonuccal papers by Oodgeroo Noonuccal( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1978, Oodgeroo Noonuccal, then known as Kath Walker, visited Penn State and Bloomsburg State College; this collection documents the event. Includes photocopies of her book covers; correpondence from Margaret Read Lauer, Charles W. Mann, and others concerning the visit; profiles of her; pamphlets with information on Australian Aborigines; announcements of events during her visit; newspaper clippings and photocopies about her and her work; curriculum vitae; "rubbish drawing" by Oodgeroo given to the University; clipping of her obituary
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Alternative Names
Mann, Charles William 1929-

Mann, Charley 1929-

English (27)