Houghton Mifflin Company Collection of papers on Bitter Fame
Houghton Mifflin Company Collection of papers on Bitter Fame, 1954-1991
9 boxes (3.5 linear ft.)
Papers collected by the Houghton Mifflin Company for their 1989 publication of Anne Stevenson's biography Bitter Fame: A Life of Sylvia Plath. Includes correspondence and legal papers concerning the project, as well as research notes, drafts, corrections, press clippings, and photocopies of illustrations.
Terms of Access and Use: Restrictions on use:
The Houghton Mifflin Company Papers on Bitter Fame are the physical property of the Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors of the works or their legal representatives. Anne Stevenson retains copyright to all unpublished versions of the biography and, per her letter of 24 October 1997, will not grant permission to any scholar to quote from this material. Photocopies in the papers may not be duplicated and permission to quote from them must be obtained from the owner of the original manuscript as well as the copyright holder.
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