L.W. Kingsland Papers
Scope and Contents
The L. W. Kingsland papers contains typescripts and proofs related to three books translated by Kingsland, including The Gold Coin, written by Reidar Brodtkorb; Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales; and I Am David (also published under the title North to Freedom), written by Anne Holm.
- 1959-circa 1966
- Kingsland, L. W. (Translator, Person)
- Holm, Anne, 1922- (Author, Person)
- Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875 (Author, Person)
- Brodtkorb, Reidar (Author, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
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Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
L. W. Kingsland was an English translator of Scandinavian literature, including works from Danish, Swedish, and Norwegian. He was born in 1912 in London, studied at University College, London, and served in the Royal Air Force. He worked as a teacher and headmaster in addition to his career as a translator.
.4 Cubic Feet (1 hollinger box)
Language of Materials
The collection contains written production material related to three books translated by L. W. Kingsland.
Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of L. W. Kingsland.
- Adventure and adventurers -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Adventure stories Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, Danish -- Translations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, Norwegian -- Translations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Fairy tales Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Refugees -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Translators Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- L.W. Kingsland Papers, 1959-circa 1966
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- June 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
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