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Marcia Davenport papers

Marcia Davenport

Marcia Davenport papers

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    Correspondence, literary manuscripts, galley proofs, working drafts, notes, and press clippings pertaining to Davenport"s books and novels. Includes drafts of Mozart (1932); Of Lena Geyer (1936); The Valley of Decision (1942); East Side, West Side (1947); My Brother"s Keeper (1954); Garibaldi; Father of Modern Italy (1957); and The Constant Image (1960). Correspondents include her agent, Carol Brandt, and Willa Cather, Irving Kolodin, Wallace Meyer, Montrose Jonas Moses, Maxwell Perkins, and Charles Scribner, Jr.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination4,000 35 13
    Number of Pages4000
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25113389M
    LC Control Number78017806

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Marcia Davenport has 16 books on Goodreads with ratings. Marcia Davenport’s most popular book is Mozart. Marcia Davenport (June 9, – Janu ) was an American author and music critic. She is best known for her biography of composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the first American published biography of ort also is known for her novels The Valley of Decision and East Side, West Side, both of which were adapted to film in andmater: University of Grenoble.

The Valley of Decision is an historical novel by the American writer Marcia Davenport (–). It was a national bestseller in the s and adapted into a film, The Valley of Decision, in During the late s Davenport, best known for her biography of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, spent several years in Pittsburgh, her imagination caught by the drama of American : Marcia Davenport.

Davenport's book, c.is consequently written in an older style than modern readers are accustomed to, for instance, assuming a familiarity with colloquial French and German languages that are lost on many American readers (myself, regrettably, included!)/5.

Readers' Digest did an extended excerpt of this Book-of the-Month-Club-Selection (Scribner's, ). At that time I was in my mid-twenties, in a Catholic Seminary (Ottawa, Canada), and a tattered copy of Reader's Digest (kindly donated) was drifting around in the recreation hall/5(47).

The papers of Marcia Davenport, author and music critic, were deposited in the Library of Congress in and The deposits were converted to a gift in Processing History The papers of Marcia Davenport were arranged and described in The collection was expanded in The finding aid was revised in Marcia Davenport Papers 2.

Marcia Davenport papers by Marcia Davenport 1 edition Not in Library. Garibaldi by Accessible book, Protected DAISY Jan Masaryk (), Marcia Davenport (), Marcia Davenport (), Marcia, Davenport, Maxwell E.

Perkins (), Written works: Too strong for fantasy, Mozart, East Side, West Side. Still, Davenport dispensed with bothersome footnotes and simply focused on telling the story of Mozart. The original of this book was published by Scribners in I wasn't bothered by this detail in that a biography of a man who was born in is probably nearly as good as a one/5(16).

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Included are estate papers, financial papers, correspondence, maps, and deeds. Biographical Sketches. The Davenport family lived on the Wakefield Estate in Milton, Mass.

from the early s to the s. John Davenport () is. Davenport, Marcia Marcia Davenport Papers by Marcia Davenport () Authors clippings: "D" [surname] folder by Monterey Public Library The valley of decision by Marcia Davenport (Book) 91 editions published.

DAVENPORT, Marcia Gluck. Born 9 JuneNew York, New York; died January Daughter of Alma Gluck and stepdaughter of Efrem Zimbalist, Sr.; married Russell Davenport, Marcia Davenport was the daughter of Alma Gluck, celebrated soprano of the concert stage and the Metropolitan ort's husband exited from her life when their child was five, and she began supporting.

Her family objects when she goes to work as a maid for the wealthy Scott family which controls the mill. Mary catches the attention of handsome Paul Scott but the romance is complicated by Paul's engagement to someone else, and a bitter strike among the mill workers. (Key Words: Marcia Davenport, Philadelphia, Steel Mills, Movie Tie-in).

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Editorial Reviews. Marcia Davenport’s The Valley of Decision stands foremost in my memory of the books about Pittsburgh that I liked best of all.” —David McCullough, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and two-time National Book Award winner “Entwined with family histories, Marcia Davenport has re-created the industrialization of Pittsburgh from the post-Civil War era to the s/5(4).

Of Lena Geyer by Davenport Marcia. You Searched For: Author The Book Is Bound In Blue Cloth With Gold Lettering On The Front And Spine. The Top Edges Are Dyed Red. top edge tinted, previous owner's details on front paste-down, end-papers foxed, lacks d/j spine, else very good copy in fair, illustrated d/j.

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The valley of decision by Marcia Davenport (Book) 91 editions published between and in 8 languages and held by 1, WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

Marcia Gluck Davenport, U.S. writer who was best known for her biography Mozart and the best-seller The Valley of Decision (b. June 9, d. Jan. From the guide to the Marcia Davenport Papers,(bulk ), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress) View Collection Locations Archival Resources.

Russell Wheeler Davenport Papers A Finding Aid to the Collection in the Library of Congress separation agreement with Marcia Davenport, and guardianship papers for the custody of their daughter, Cornelia Whipple Davenport ().

of P. Uspenskii's book, A New Model of the Universe. Davenport, Marcia (–) American author and music critic, known for her popular biography of Mozart and the bestseller Valley of Decision.

Born Marcia Gluck in New York on June 9, ; died in Pebble Beach, California, on Janu ; daughter of Alma Gluck (the lyric soprano) and Bernard Gluck; stepdaughter of Efrem Zimbalist (the celebrated violinist); educated at the.

Find Mozart by Davenport, Marcia at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers MOZART by Davenport, Marcia Seller Book Bazaar Published Edition 1st Edition Item Price $ Show Details. Paper over boards and end papers are a blue-green, 'moire' looking paper.

Top edge gilt. Two hubs on. Originally published inThe Valley of Decision was an instant success, and its story of four generations of the Scott family--owners and operators of a Pittsburgh iron and steel works--has since captured the imagination of generations of readers.

Absorbing and complex, it chronicles the family's saga from the economic panic of through Price Range: $ - $ Marcia Davenport was born Abigail Marcia Gluck, the daughter of opera singer Alma Gluck and her first husband, Bernard Gluck (some sources give his surname as Glick).

In her autobiography, she wrote that her parents, whose marriage ended in divorce, "were part of the tidal wave of emigration from the Russian Pale and Eastern Europe.". While I was researching my first book (during Richard Nixon’s re-election), Marcia Davenport — one of Max Perkins’s authors — commented.

Note: Without a Doubt was co-authored by Teresa Carpenter. If You Like Marcia Clark Books, You’ll Love David Baldacci; Karin Slaughter; Michael Connelly; Marcia Clark Synopsis: Without a Doubt by Marcia Clark & Teresa Carpenter is a non-fiction book and the first book written by Clark.

Marcia Clark was the head prosecutor in the O.J. Simpson trial. I suppose the public will consume this avidly- the rottenness of its ostentation, its luxury, its filth beneath the surface of wealth, false pride and falser standards.

Those who are apart from the presumed realities of New York's ""upper crust"" may want to accept the assumption that divorce, faithlessness, pretense is characteristic of New York society today. Selected Papers from the SVU North American Conference, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, June Jan Masaryk, As Seen Through the Eyes of Marcia Davenport Vladimira Williams, Morton College, Cicero, Illinois Introduction This presentation is intended to illustrate Jan Masaryk’s earlier life, up to his death in by suicide or, probably.

Originally published inThe Valley of Decision was an instant success, and its story of four generations of the Scott family--owners and operators of a Pittsburgh iron and steel works--has since captured the imagination of generations of readers. Absorbing and complex, it chronicles the family's saga from the economic panic of through the dramatic rise of American industry and trade /5(3).

Correspondence, speeches, writings, family papers, and other papers regarding Mauldin's career as a cartoonist, his work on behalf of the American Veterans Committee, and his interest in civil aviation.

Subjects include World War II; the coronation of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, in ; and Mauldin's congressional campaign in New York State.

Includes drafts of his books, Up. Find Of Lena Geyer by Davenport, Marcia at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers.

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You may search across all the finding aids on the Library's. 61xa Book of expenses to settle estate of Josiah Davenport, 61xb Receipt for coffin for Josiah Davenport ($), Folder 7: James Davenport (): CALL ME AMY, published by Luminis Books, was selected by Bank Street College of Education for Best Children’s Books of Call Me Amy was also shortlisted for the SCBWI Crystal Kite Award.

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In the follow-up to her popular Whimsical Girls, internationally known artist Jane Davenport once again offers her signature fanciful female figures, now accompanied by a menagerie of animal friends: cuddly koalas, noble lions, exotic birds, and more.

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She captured the hearts of world leaders, fashion icons and people all over the planet, who knew her as Jackie Kennedy, Jacqueline Onassis, or simply Jackie O. Browse LC finding aids by names and titles.

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Marcia Willett, while young, loved doing ballet, but she grew out of the classic proportions required for it and her aspirations of becoming a ballerina were put to rest soon after.

Marcia’s writing career did not start until she was fifty years old, and since then, has been busy writing novels. I adore making art. It makes me feel inspired and more confident in life. The reason I teach is because I want this for everyone.

Whether you want to make art as a pastime or as your profession makes no difference. As long as you enjoy the process rather than being fixated on the end result, you wil.Marcia Muller is an American authors of mystery and thriller novels.

She is best known for her series featuring Sharon is married to fellow author Bill Pronzini, who she often co-authors novels with. Marcia Muller’s debut novel was Edwin of the Iron Shoes in Since then, she has written thirty books in the series plus several smaller series.Dr.

Marsha Davenport is a Pediatric Endocrinologist in Chapel Hill, NC. Find Dr. Davenport's phone number, address, insurance information, hospital affiliations and more.