Djuna Barnes letters to Michael Perkins
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American journalist, avant-garde author, and illustrator Djuna Barnes (1892-1982) is best known for her modernist novelNightwood (1936).
American journalist, avant-garde author, and illustrator Djuna Barnes wrote these three letters to fellow writer and journalist Michael Perkins. Each typed letter bears Barnes’s signature. In these letters, Barnes declines to take on more work, thanks Perkins for his article, and promises to send a signed copy of herSelected Works (1962).
Mailing envelopes bear Barnes's Patchin Place address.
Box 13, F0255: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.
Processed and encoded by Sarah Iuli, February 2016.
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- University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
- Finding Aid Date
- 2016 February 29
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