Erskine Caldwell papers, 1882 - 2000Manuscript MS-1046

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Series 2, Manuscripts , 1930-2000

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Box: 34, Dates: 1941-1970

Manuscripts by Erskine Caldwell

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  • Folder: 1 , "With All My Might," Uncorrected House Copy , undated
  • Folder: 2 , "With All My Might," Uncorrected House Copy , undated
  • Folder: 3 , "With All My Might," Uncorrected House Copy , undated
  • Folder: 4 , "With All My Might," loose pages and notes , undated
  • Folder: 5 , "A Day's Wooing," typescript (Mss 001260), undated
  • Folder: 6 , "Afternoons in Mid-America," photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 7 , "Afternoons in Mid-America," typescript with corrections (1 of 2 ) , undated
  • Folder: 8 , "Afternoons in Mid-America," typescript with corrections (2 of 2), undated
  • Folder: 9 , "Annette," photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 10 , "A Professional Other Woman," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 11 , "The Artists," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 12 , "Autobiography," photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 13 , "An Autumn Courtship," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 14 , "Autumn Hill," photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 15 , "The Automobile That Wouldn't Run," typescript (Mss 930590), 1930
  • Folder: 16 , "Baseball," article for "Sports Illustrated," with correspondence , 1970
  • Folder: 17 , "The Big Wolf and the Little Dog," a story for Janet Caldwell, unpublished, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 18 , " The Biltman Story," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 19 , "Blue Boy," typescript , 1935
  • Folder: 20 , "The Bogus Ones," typescript, unpublished , undated
  • Folder: 21 , "Christmas in Russia," typescript with letter from Alice Dixon Bond (Mss 942607.1), 1942
  • Folder: 22 , "City of Deep Anger," photocopy , 1941
  • Folder: 23 , Article on Contemporary American Literature for "Chicago Sun" , 1942
  • Folder: 24 , "Crossing Kansas," unpublished, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 25 , "Country Full of Swedes," typescript , circa 1961
  • Folder: 26 , "The Deer at our House," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 27 , Article on Defense Saving Program/Treasury Department, typescript , 1942
  • Folder: 28 , "The Dog Who Wants to Swim Like a Fish," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 29 , "Fiesta in the Desert," photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 30 , "The Flatlands," unpublished, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 31 , "The Flatlands (If Only to Remember)," typescript, unpublished , undated
  • Folder: 32 , "If Only to Remember the Flatlands," unpublished, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 33 , "The Fried Chicken Route," for "Family Weekly," typescript , 1969
  • Folder: 34 , "The Future of the American Negro," First Draft , 1965
  • Folder: 35 , "The Future of the American Negro," Second and Third Drafts , 1965
  • Folder: 36 , Notebook: "The Mosquito Spring," L.O.G. , undated

Box: 35, Dates: 1937-1969

Manuscripts by Erskine Caldwell

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  • Folder: 1 , "God's Little Acre," screenplay treatment with letter to Matthew J. Bruccoli , 1969
  • Folder: 2 , "God's Little Acre," screenplay treatment , undated
  • Folder: 3 , "Grant Street Boys," treatment , 1943
  • Folder: 4 , "Here and Today," for "Harper's Bazaar," typescript (Mss 001817), 1937
  • Folder: 5 , "The Home Front," for "This Week," typescript , 1942
  • Folder: 6 , "Kathyanne and the Piggy Bank," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 7 , "The Light," typescript (Mss 001818), undated
  • Folder: 8 , "Look Homeward, Angel," typescript, first draft , undated
  • Folder: 9 , "Look Homeward, Angel," screenplay, first draft, based on a novel by Thomas Wolfe, shooting script , undated
  • Folder: 10 , "Look Homeward, Angel," screenplay, first draft, based on a novel by Thomas Wolfe , undated
  • Folder: 11 , "Mission to Moscow," treatment, first draft , 1942
  • Folder: 12 , "Mission to Moscow," screenplay, first draft , undated
  • Folder: 13 , "Mister Mittens and Johnny Mittens," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 14 , "Moly Cottontail," typescript , 1958
  • Folder: 15 , "My Old Man," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 16 , "Nine Dollars Worth of Mumble," in "Southways," , 1938
  • Folder: 17 , "The Night of the Flood," unfinished , undated
  • Folder: 18 , "The Papa-A Play in One Act," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 19 , "Point Hope Christmas, 1972," photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 20 , Several articles on Russia, typescripts , undated
  • Folder: 21 , "Scrup, an adaptation of Snacker," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 22 , "The Shooting," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 23 , "Stranger on the Highway," screenplay , 1943
  • Folder: 24 , "The Strong Man of Maxcatan-A Comedy in Two Acts," unpublished, typescript , undated
  • Folder: 25 , "The Strong Man of Maxcatan-A Musical Comedy in Two Acts," unpublished, typescript , undated
  • Folder: 26 , "Torpedo Squadron 8," screenplay , undated
  • Folder: 27 , "Tobacco Road," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 28 , "Uncle Moses' Love Nest," inn "Southways," typescript (Mss 001814), undated
  • Folder: 29 , Unfinished short story, typescript , undated
  • Folder: 30 , Untitled short story, typescript , undated
  • Folder: 31 , Untitled article, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 32 , "Viva! Viva! - A Musical Comedy in Two Acts," typescript , undated
  • Folder: 33 , "What Editors Want," typescript (Mss 931476), 1931
  • Folder: 34 , "When You Think of Me," motion picture story idea, typescript , undated
  • Folder: 35 , "Where the Girls are Different," typescript (Mss 001261), undated
  • Folder: 36 , "The Young Days of Newspapering," unpublished, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 37 , Article or speech for Council of Democracy , 1942
  • Folder: 38 , Articles on the South's sharecroppers, 1935, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 39 , Miscellaneous short stories, typescripts , circa 1949
  • Folder: 40 , Introductions and prefaces, typescripts , circa 1949-1951
  • Folder: 41 , Miscellaneous articles and essays, typescripts , 1955-1959
  • Folder: 42 , Essays on writing and addresses to universities and colleges, typescripts , circa 1958
  • Folder: 43 , Lectures and essays delivered in Georgia, typescripts , circa 1963
  • Folder: 44 , Articles, essays and introductions, typescripts , 1963-1969
  • Folder: 45 , Articles, prefaces, and essays, typescripts , 1972-1979
  • Folder: 46 , Articles, essays and introductions, typescripts , 1083-1986
  • Folder: 47 , Articles, essays and introductions, typescripts , undated
  • Folder: 48 , Miscellaneous fragments of Caldwell's writings , undated
  • Folder: 49 , Other writings by Caldwell, photocopies , undated
  • Folder: 50 , "The Art, Craft and Personality of Writing," in "The Texas Quarterly , 1964
  • Folder: 51 , "Warm River," from "We are the Living," 1933, photocopy , 1968
  • Folder: 52 , Article for N.A.L. requested by Jay Tower , 1957

Box: 36, Dates: 1941-1988

Manuscripts by Erskine Caldwell

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Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1 , Book Reviews by Erskine Caldwell , circa 1932-1961
  • Folder: 2 , "Talk," workshop, Addresses by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 3 , Poems written by Caldwell in Maine , undated
  • Folder: 4 , Synopses of Caldwell's writings, photocopies , undated
  • Folder: 5 , Notes on a story for "McCall's" regarding farming in the Midwest, typescript , 1941
  • Folder: 6 , Speech: Fifth International Writer's Meeting with newspaper in Turkish , 1984
  • Folder: 7 , Radio Announcement by Erskine Caldwell for United States Treasury , undated
  • Folder: 8 , Lectures: Harvard , 1952
  • Folder: 9 , Interviews: Miscellaneous interview transcripts , 1955-1987
  • Folder: 10 , Interviews: "The Writer Speaks," interview by The New American Library, transcript , 1962
  • Folder: 11 , Interviews: Erskine Caldwell interviewed by William Aydelott and Christopher R. Brewster, transcript , 1973
  • Folder: 12 , Interviews: Michael Bandry interview with Erskine Caldwell, University of Nice, transcript , 1975
  • Folder: 13 , Interviews: Broadwell & Hoag interview with Erskine Caldwell, transcript , 1980
  • Folder: 14 , Interviews: Interview with Erskine Caldwell by Edwin T. Arnold, transcript , 1986
  • Folder: 15 , Interviews: Interview conducted by Edwin T. Arnold for "Argosy" , 1986
  • Folder: 16 , Interviews: Interview with Virginia Caldwell by Edwin T. Arnold, transcript , 1988
  • Folder: 17 , Dove Audio Presents "God's Little Acre," by Erskine Caldwell, transcript, abridged by Julie Price , 1995
  • Folder: 18 , Interviews: Interview for the "Georgia Review," transcript , undated
  • Folder: 19 , Interviews: "An Interview with Erskine Caldwell ," by Bill Peck, transcript , undated
  • Folder: 20 , Interviews with Helen Caldwell Cushman, transcript , 1977
  • Folder: 21 , Flash cards for talk by Erskine Caldwell on Soviet Union , undated
  • Folder: 22 , Manuscript: "Writing in America (Collection of Caldwell speeches), typescript with corrections , undated
  • Folder: 23 , Galleys: Collection of Short Stories by Erskine Caldwell (1 of 8) , undated
  • Folder: 24 , Galleys: Collection of Short Stories by Erskine Caldwell (2 of 8) , undated
  • Folder: 25 , Galleys: Collection of Short Stories by Erskine Caldwell (3 of 8) , undated
  • Folder: 26 , Galleys: Collection of Short Stories by Erskine Caldwell (4 of 8) , undated
  • Folder: 27 , Galleys: Collection of Short Stories by Erskine Caldwell (5 of 8) , undated
  • Folder: 28 , Galleys: Collection of Short Stories by Erskine Caldwell (6 of 8) , undated
  • Folder: 29 , Galleys: Collection of Short Stories by Erskine Caldwell (7 of 8) , undated
  • Folder: 30 , Galleys: Collection of Short Stories by Erskine Caldwell (8 of 8) , undated

Box: 37, Dates: 1942-1992

Manuscripts by Erskine Caldwell

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1 , Galleys: "Afternoons in Mid America" (1 of 2) , 1976
  • Folder: 2 , Galleys: "Afternoons in Mid America" (2 of 2) , 1976
  • Folder: 3 , Pencil Sketches by Caldwell depicting landscapes and Native Americans in Mississippi, Arkansas, Missouri, Minnesota, Iowa, South Dakota, Nebraska and Kansas , undated
  • Folder: 4 , Bio: Typescript by Ronald Wesley Hoag , 1982
  • Folder: 5 , Manuscript: "Russia at War," radio talk , 1942
  • Folder: 6 , Miscellaneous memorabilia, catalogues, envelopes , circa 1992
  • Folder: 7 , Short Stories by Erskine Caldwell, photocopies , undated
  • Folder: 8 , Content pages and inventories of Caldwell's works , undated
  • Folder: 9 , Galley: "How to Live Like an Author" , 1959

Box: 38, Dates: 1933-2000

Manuscripts by Others

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1 , "God's Little Acre," by Marcel Duhamel from the novel by Erskine Caldwell , 1954
  • Folder: 2 , "God's Little Acre - A Three Act Play," by Marcel Duhamel from the novel by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 3 , "God's Little Acre - A Three Act Play," by Marcel Duhamel from the novel by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 4 , "God's Little Acre - A Three Act Play," by Marcel Duhamel from the novel by Erskine Caldwell, de Vogel version , undated
  • Folder: 5 , "God's Little Acre - A Three Act Play," by Howard Richardson and Frances Goforth based on a novel by Erskine Caldwell , 1961
  • Folder: 6 , "God's Little Acre - A Three Act Play," by Howard Richardson and Frances Goforth based on a novel by Erskine Caldwell , 1963
  • Folder: 7 , "God's Little Acre - A Three Act Play," by Howard Richardson and Frances Goforth based on a novel by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 8 , "God's Little Acre - A Play," by Emjo Basshe based on a novel by Erskine Caldwell , 1935
  • Folder: 9 , "God's Little Acre - A Play," by Emjo Basshe based on a novel by Erskine Caldwell , 1935
  • Folder: 10 , "God's Little Acre - A Play with Music," by Alvin G. Manuel based on a novel by Erskine Caldwell , 1974
  • Folder: 11 , "Roughshod," treatment by Harry Behn, original story by Erskine Caldwell , 1933
  • Folder: 12 , "Poor Fool," screenplay by Brian McKay from the novel by Erskine Caldwell , 1971
  • Folder: 13 , "Storyteller: A Life of Erskine Caldwell," by C.J. Stevens (1of 3) , circa 2000
  • Folder: 14 , "Storyteller: A Life of Erskine Caldwell," by C.J. Stevens (2of 3) , circa 2000
  • Folder: 15 , "Storyteller: A Life of Erskine Caldwell," by C.J. Stevens (3of 3) , circa 2000
  • Folder: 16 , "Jeeter - A Musical based on "Tobacco Road," by Dan Elliot, Joan Wile, Haila Stoddard, Jom Campbell , undated
  • Folder: 17 , "Tobacco Road," by Haila Stoddard, adapted from a novel by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 18 , "Tobacco Road - A Musical," by Haila Stoddard, based on a novel by Erskine Caldwell, with letter from Samuel French (2002) , 1974-2002
  • Folder: 19 , "Tobacco Road," screenplay by Jack Kirkland based on a novel by Erskine Caldwell, with program , 1984
  • Folder: 20 , "In Defense of Himself: Selected Letters by Erskine Caldwell, 1929-1955," by Robert L. McDonald (1 of 2) , 199
  • Folder: 21 , "In Defense of Himself: Selected Letters by Erskine Caldwell, 1929-1955," by Robert L. McDonald (2 of 2) , 1994
  • Folder: 22 , "Selected Letters of Erskine Caldwell, 1929-1955," by Robert L. McDonald (1 of 3) , undated
  • Folder: 23 , "Selected Letters of Erskine Caldwell, 1929-1955," by Robert L. McDonald (2 of 3) , undated
  • Folder: 24 , "Selected Letters of Erskine Caldwell, 1929-1955," by Robert L. McDonald (3 of 3) , undated
  • Folder: 25 , "My Old Man's Balling Machine," A Play by Jack Patrick based Erskine Caldwell's "Georgia Boy" Script 1 , undated
  • Folder: 26 , "The Aggravating Goats," A Play by Jack Patrick based Erskine Caldwell's "Georgia Boy" Script 2 , undated
  • Folder: 27 , "My Old Man's Balling Machine," and "The Aggravating Goats," teleplay by Jack Patrick adapted from "Georgia Boy," by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 28 , "My Old Man's Balling Machine," and "The Aggravating Goats," teleplay by Jack Patrick adapted from "Georgia Boy," by Erskine Caldwell , undated

Box: 39, Dates: 1944-1981

Manuscripts by Others

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1 , "Who is Afraid the Jeeter Lesters," by Giordano de Biasio, circa 1978, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 2 , "Literary Criticism: A Soviet Critic on Erskine Caldwell," translated by Vladimir Talmy, 1963, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 3 , "Caldwell's Characters: Why don't they leave," by Robert Cantwell, reprint , 1957
  • Folder: 4 , "A Letter from the Georgia Collection," Universities of Georgia Libraries , 1977
  • Folder: 5 , "Erskine Caldwell - The Writer of Short Stories," by Ivan Kashin, in Russian with translation , 1941
  • Folder: 6 , "Erskine Caldwell: His Life, His Work, His Genius," by Bill Yaman, 1997, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 7 , Tribute to Erskine Caldwell, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 8 , "Application and the Artist: Erskine Caldwell," by Michael Dorn , 1958
  • Folder: 9 , "Tragic Ground Trouble in July," introduction by Calder Willingham, 1978, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 10 , "American Earth, 1903-1937," by Mark Saha, adapted from a short story by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 11 , "Certain Women - A Screen Adaptation," by Mark Saha based on a story by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 12 , Book of Poems by Krassin Himmirsky , 1981
  • Folder: 13 , "The Time of Our Lives," by Mark Saha and Gary L. Baim , 1988
  • Folder: 14 , "Portrait of an Outsider - Biography of Jim Aswell," by Joe Johnson with letter from Erskine Caldwell , 1981
  • Folder: 15 , "Citizen of the World," original story for film by Piero Tellini , 1948
  • Folder: 16 , "Journeyman," adapted for the stage by John M. Bay, based on a book by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 17 , "Journeyman - A Play in Three Acts," adapted by Alfred Hayes and Leon Alexander , undated
  • Folder: 18 , "Trouble in July," by Owen Steele , undated
  • Folder: 19 , "The Sure Hand of God - A Play," by Minnie Danzas and Marcel Duhamel from the novel by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 20 , "The Sure Hand of God - A Play," by Minnie Danzas and Marcel Duhamel from the novel by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 21 , "The Sure Hand of God - A Play," by Minnie Danzas and Marcel Duhamel from the novel by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 22 , "Kneel to the Rising Sun," by Ray McIver, based on a short story by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 23 , "Novels and Short Stories," edited with a preface by I.A. Kashkin, translated from the Russian by Robert Lewis , 1956
  • Folder: 24 , Review of Erskine Caldwell in Warsaw, translated from "Rzeczpospolita" , 1949
  • Folder: 25 , "Erskine Caldwell," by Henry Seidel Canby , 1944
  • Folder: 26 , Introductions by others to Caldwell books , circa 1961
  • Folder: 27 , "An Evening with Erskine Caldwell - Four Plays by Ray McIver based on short stories by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 28 , "The Ballad of Candy Man Beecham," by Ray McIver based on a short story by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 29 , "The Fly in the Coffin," by Ray McIver based on a short story by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 30 , "August Afternoon - A One Act Play," by Ray McIver based on a short story by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 31 , "The Craftsmanship of Erskine Caldwell's Realistic Short Story," by Anatoly A. Kaduk, 1978, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 32 , "Erskine Caldwell's Real and Fictional Women," by Harry L. Klevar , undated
  • Folder: 33 , Paper on Erskine Caldwell by Frank Daniel for "Atlanta," 1968, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 34 , "Erskine Caldwell," Keiwa College, Japan, reprint , 1985
  • Folder: 35 , "Caldwell at Dartmouth," by Henry Terrie , undated
  • Folder: 36 , "Tobacco Road" project, preliminary proposal by Kenneth Ott, 1978, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 37 , Miscellaneous adaptations of Erskine Caldwell's writings , 1949-1984
  • Folder: 38 , Reviews by others of Erskine Caldwell's writings , undated
  • Folder: 39 , Miscellaneous writings about Erskine Caldwell by others , undated
  • Folder: 40 , "Daughter," by Peter Martin, based on a story by Erskine Caldwell , undated
  • Folder: 41 , "Some Things Holy in a Godforsaken Land," by Harry Klevar , 1980
  • Folder: 42 , Bio of Erskine Caldwell for "Encyclopedia of World Literature in the 20th Century" , 1980
  • Folder: 43 , "The American Man of Letters - A Literary Fable," by Betty Pistarfi, 1964, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 44 , "Erskine Caldwell - A Biographical Sketch," by Donald R. Noble , circa 1978
  • Folder: 45 , "Erskine Caldwell - A Bibliography," compiled Richard Harwell, James A. Taylor Jr., Thomas F. Deitz , 1980
  • Folder: 46 , "Erskine Caldwell - A Bibliography in Japan, 1932-1981," in Japanese , undated
  • Folder: 47 , "Tribute to Erskine Caldwell," by John Hersey, 1987, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 48 , "Toward a Reconsideration of Erskine Caldwell," by Joan Peterson, thesis , undated
  • Folder: 49 , "The Letters of Erskine Caldwell and Margaret Bourke-White," by William L. Howard , undated
  • Folder: 50 , "Georgia Boy," by Robert Cantwell , 1961
  • Folder: 51 , "Oedipus Complex of Erskine Caldwell," by Kaname Imanaga , 1961
  • Folder: 52 , Reviews and papers on "Tobacco Road" , 1965-1980
  • Folder: 53 , Notes for film treatment of "In Search of Bisco," by Arthur Hoyle and Harry Robin , 1971
  • Folder: 54 , Papers on Erskine Caldwell by Scott MacDonald , 1974-1977
  • Folder: 55 , "Erskine Caldwell's Journeyman: Comedy as Redemption," by Henry Terrie , circa 1978
  • Folder: 56 , Student critiques of "Tobacco Road," Arkansas Technical University , 1981
  • Folder: 57 , "A Study of Erskine Caldwell (V)," by Miyoko Aomi , 1989
  • Folder: 58 , "Recollection of Erskine Caldwell-A Georgia Hero," by Fujisato Kitajima , 2002
  • Folder: 59 , On Erskine Caldwell in Portuguese and English , 1959

Box: 40, Dates: 1970-1979

Writings and correspondence: William A. Sutton

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1 , Correspondence regarding biography of Erskine Caldwell , 1970
  • Folder: 2 , Chronology of Erskine Caldwell, 1848-1945 by William A. Sutton , 1970
  • Folder: 3 , Chronology of Erskine Caldwell, 1848-1945 by William A. Sutton , 1970
  • Folder: 4 , William A Sutton Biography of Erskine Caldwell, chapter 2 , 1971
  • Folder: 5 , William A Sutton Biography of Erskine Caldwell, chapter 5 , 1971
  • Folder: 6 , William A Sutton Biography of Erskine Caldwell, chapter 6 , 1971
  • Folder: 7 , William A Sutton Biography of Erskine Caldwell, chapter 7 , 1971
  • Folder: 8 , William A Sutton Biography of Erskine Caldwell, chapter 8 , 1971
  • Folder: 9 , Correspondence regarding biography of Erskine Caldwell , 1971
  • Folder: 10 , Correspondence regarding biography of Erskine Caldwell , 1971
  • Folder: 11 , Correspondence regarding biography of Erskine Caldwell , 1971
  • Folder: 12 , Research material regarding biography of Erskine Caldwell , 1971
  • Folder: 13 , "Georgia on his Mind," by William A. Sutton , 1972
  • Folder: 14 , "The Bogus Ones," by William A. Sutton, photocopy , undated
  • Folder: 15 , "The Sacredly Profane and Profanely Sacred: Flanney...," by H. L. Klevar , 1970
  • Folder: 16 , Essay on Caldwell in "Svetski Pisci Vasi Ucitelji" , 1979

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