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Richard Parker Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1211

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a photocopy of the British edition of Richard Parker's children's novel A Time to Choose, originally published in the United Kingdom in 1973, with editorial marks indicating changes for the 1974 U.S. edition.

Dates

  • circa 1974

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

Richard Parker was an English author who was born in 1915 and died in 1990. He was a librarian and teacher who began writing for children in the early 1950s. Many of his books were based on incidents involving his own family, and others came out of his teaching experiences. Biographical Sourc: Something About the AuthorVolume 14, p. 156-158

Extent

1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains material related to the U.S. printing for one children's book by Richard Parker.

Accession Information:

Sent to the collection by publisher Harper and Row
Title
Richard Parker Collection, circa 1974
Status
Completed
Author
Larry Peterson
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 Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library