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Anne Knowles Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-659

Scope and Contents

The collection includes typescripts and proofs for two juvenile novels from the early 1980s written by Anne Knowles: The Halcyon Island and Under the Shadow.

Dates

  • 1980-circa 1983

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical Sketch

Anne Knowles was born November 25, 1933, in Oxford, England. She became an English teacher and writer. She says that when she writes for children she does not 'write down' to them, but tries to write a story that will tempt them to read, and will stretch their ability to understand.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author, vol. 37

Extent

.4 Cubic Feet (1 record carton)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains written production materials for two novels written by author Anne Knowles.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Anne Knowles
Title
Anne Knowles Papers, 1983-circa 1983
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Kerlan Collection of Children's Literature Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library