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Historical and literary manuscripts

Parke-Bernet Galleries.

Historical and literary manuscripts

Lincoln to the Army of the Potamac, 1862 ; an archive of Carlota of Mexico ; George Washington, Anthony Wayne, Presidents and signers ; from the collections of the late Philip Ward Jr., Francis K. Read, and other sources.

by Parke-Bernet Galleries.

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Published by Parke-Bernet Galleries in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rare books -- Catalogs.,
  • Catalogs, Booksellers".

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesManuscripts & letters, history, literature, music, Manuscripts and letters, history, literature, music
    Series[Reichner catalogs]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22370497M

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    50 Essential Historical Fiction Books. Whether or not you consider yourself a fan of historical fiction, you've heard the names Hilary Mantel, Eleanor Catton, Anthony Doerr and Kristin Hannah repeatedly over recent years. No longer dismissed as bodice-rippers rife with anachronisms or dreary textbooks dressed up in barely discernible plots, historical fiction is gaining the respect of critics. I will here notice a few of the most important of those we possess—all vellum; but there are also many important paper manuscripts. The oldest of all these books of miscellaneous literature is the Lebar-na-Heera, or the Book of the Dun Cow,* now in the Royal Irish Academy. By "the oldest" is meant that it was transcribed at an earlier time.

      Send queries and manuscripts to [email protected] or to the appropriate editor (Fiction or Nonfiction), Persea Books, Broadway, Suite , New York, NY Submissions: . Laura Boon Literary Agency. Email: No email submissions will be considered. Seeks: stories that have a South African flavour but universal appeal. Specializes in mainstream fiction and memoirs but will consider manuscripts that fall outside of this definition, including children’s books. Will NOT accept poetry, short stories, and erotica.


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They accept completed manuscripts in fiction, comedy, historical fiction, mystery, thriller, essay collection and suspense. You can submit your manuscript using this form. Allium Press. Formed in in Chicago, Allium Press uses literature and books to discuss and debate local culture, politics and Historical and literary manuscripts book.

Historical fiction is a popular and diverse genre with a lot of room for new up-and-coming writers to succeed. If you’ve written a great historical fiction novel and you want to get a traditional book deal with a major publisher, you’re going to need a great literary agent.

Before founding Perry Literary, Joseph began his book publishing career when he attended the New York University Summer Publishing Institute in After interning at FinePrint Literary Management, Joseph enrolled at St. John’s University School of Law to learn about the legal aspects of publishing and graduated with a juris doctor in From the tenth century to the late nineteenth century, historical writing became one of the most revered and important literary traditions in the Persian language.

These works were often written in prose as well as in verse. Most of the surviving historical works produced in the Persian-speaking world are from the Islamic period (–present).

List of Historical Fiction Publishers. Here’s our list of 47 publishers that currently publish historical fiction. Some of these publishers accept unsolicited manuscript submissions from unagented authors, while others only work with literary agents.

So, if you need a literary agent, make sure to read our guide on how to get a literary agent. • For historical manuscripts, we buy significant autograph letters signed or those with unusual content. Also, antique diaries, handwritten diaries and handwritten journals, handwritten personal journals, commonplace books, written correspondence, autograph letters.

Manuscripts, literary or non-fiction. Currently Seeking: I'm currently looking for nonfiction that explores big events from new angles, whip-smart cultural criticism, as well as original and urgent journalism and Historical and literary manuscripts book writing.

I'm also on the lookout for books to engage kids in nonfiction topics, from ancient history to contemporary issues.

I am not currently considering poetry, picture books, romance, science fiction, or. Autographs are the original physical writings of the document by the author.

Manuscripts are copies of the autographs and are in a first class category of witness texts. Primary sources are writings that come directly from the event (s) through eyewitnesses and participants.

He’s worked his way up in the book world with duel experience from literary agencies like Farrar, Straus, & Giroux, and publishing houses like Macmillian.

Now at Janklow and Nesbit Associates, he enjoys taking a holistic approach to working with his authors. He brings to the table his background in editing fiction when looking at each manuscript. The history of literature is the historical development of writings in prose or poetry that attempt to provide entertainment, enlightenment, or instruction to the reader/listener/observer, as well as the development of the literary techniques used in the communication of these pieces.

Not all writings constitute recorded materials, such as compilations of data (e.g., a check. An historical novel written about an injured man in Italy during World War II, and the impact he had on those around him.

The man cannot remember who he was or how he became so badly burned. Hanna, a Canadian nurse, is caring for him, tries to get him to recall his past and the truth about what they learn changes them forever.

A guide to the collector of historical documents, literary manuscripts, and autograph letters, etc. With an index of valuable books of reference, where several thousand facsimiles of handwriting may be found for the verification of mss. and autograph letters; also a new edition of Wright's Court-hand restored; with an introductory chapter for the use of students and facsimiles of watermarks.

Regal House (literary, historical, contemporary fiction, poetry via our Terry J. Cox Poetry Award, memoirs, short story collections via our W.S. Porter Prize), and our imprints Fitzroy Books (childrens, MG and YA fiction) and Pact Press (full-length fiction, memoirs, essay collections, anthologies), are open for submissions from authors and literary agents.

If we are interested in your book we will request the first three chapters and a synopsis ( pages), to be sent via email. If we are still interested after receiving the first chapters, we will request the full manuscript. All manuscripts (whether first chapters or full) should be in Microsoft Word.

Every book published is an intensive journey with promotions and editorial support and because of this, this London-based publisher only considers complete manuscripts. Fiction writers can send in their manuscripts here but may have to wait over four months for a response owing to the huge number of submissions the publisher receives.

Tracy is looking for picture book, middle grade and young adult manuscripts across most genres, including contemporary, mysteries, thrillers, magical realism, historical fiction, graphic novels and non-fiction. She's also seeking picture book illustrators and author-illustrators.

For picture book fiction, she’s particularly interested in. Turner Publishing is accepting submissions of manuscripts and/or proposals.

Submissions can be made by agents or authors directly. To submit material for consideration, please send the material to: [email protected]   More manuscript discoveries have been made of this epic poem than any other classical work, yet the number of extant manuscripts is less than 2, ~ Of just the 5,+ Greek New Testament manuscripts, there are more than million pages.

Combining both the Old and New Testament, we have more t manuscripts and scrolls. Wendy McCurdy, Editorial Director: Now especially looking for historical fiction and nonfiction, with the nonfiction focused on military/wartime history.

Also open to mainstream women’s fiction including southern fiction, beach reads, sagas, commercial literary fiction, romance, romcom fare, etc.

Please include the first chapter as an attachment. A lost work is a document, literary work, or piece of multimedia produced some time in the past, of which no surviving copies are known to exist.

This term most commonly applies to works from the classical world, although it is increasingly used in relation to modern works.A work may be lost to history through the destruction of an original manuscript and all later copies.

Scott Eagan (Greyhaus Literary) About Scott: Scott draws on his extensive background in education, writing and literature to assist the writers at has a BA in English/Literature, a MA in Creative Writing and a MA in Literacy.

What he is looking for: Historical romance How to Submit: submissions [@] Send only a query letter within the body of the email.Histria Books Las Vegas, United States. Histria Books publishes general interest books, fiction and literature, and children’s books, as well as academic books in broad range of categories with a focus on history.

Its imprints include Gaudium, Addison & Highsmith, Histria Kids, Vita Histria, and the Center for Romanian Studies.

Before the Iliad and the Odyssey, there was the is known about the plot of the comedic epic poem—Homer’s first work—written around B.C. But a few surviving lines, woven.