|Creator:||Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999|
|Date(s):||1953 February 10|
|Call Number:||MSS 0099, F0838|
|Language:||Materials entirely in
|Abstract:||One handwritten and signed letter written by Paul Bowles to Pud Gadiot.|
|Physical Description:||1 item (2 pages)|
|Source:||Purchase, January 2009.|
|Processing:||Processed and encoded by Anita Wellner, March 2009. Further encoded by George Apodaca, October 2015. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard|
American composer and author Paul Frederic Bowles (1910-1999), whose best-known fictional work is the novel The Sheltering Sky, is equally known as a prolific translator.
Sawyer-Lauçanno, Christopher. An Invisible Spectator: A Biography of Paul Bowles. New York: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1989.
This handwritten and signed letter was written by Paul Bowles to Pud Gadiot on stationery from "Treetops, Merriebrooke Lane, Stamford, Connecticut," the home of Libby Holman (Reynolds). Included with the letter is an envelope postmarked Greenwich, Conn., February 10, 1953.
The brief two-page letter mentions that Bowles is in the United States and traveling with Ahmed (Yacoubi). He requests a visit with Gadiot, first wife of Beat writer Terry Southern.
Box 56, F0838: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.
The collection is open for research.
MSS 0099, F0838, Paul Bowles letter to Pud Gadiot, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.
This item forms part of MSS 0099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.
MSS 0164 Paul Bowles collection.
MSS 0163 Paul Bowles papers.
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|Paul Bowles letter to Pud Gadiot, 1953 February 10||1 item (2 pp.)||Box 56, F0838|
One handwritten and signed letter written by Paul Bowles to Pud Gadiot. The letter is written on stationery printed: "Treetops, Merriebrooke Lane, Stamford, Connecticut," the home then of Libby Holman (Reynolds). Included with the letter is an envelope postmarked Greenwich, Conn., February 10, 1953.