Authors, German -- 20th century, Young adult fiction, German -- Authorship, Publishers and publishing -- Correspondence, and Book illustrations
Collection comprises book manuscripts, correspondence, published books and articles, book illustrations, and book reviews related to the work of Margot Benary-Isbert, a German-American author of books for young people, from 1950 to 1971. Collection includes manuscripts of Aufruhr in Vogelsang (1953) and Das Abenteuer des Alterns (1965). Correspondence includes incoming and outgoing correspondence, much of it with publishers, and fan mail, or letters from readers. The collection includes two groups of illustrations in ink and watercolor, as well as published books .
Children's literature, German -- 20th century, Children's literature -- Manuscripts, Children's literature, Children's literature, German, Typescripts, and Manuscripts
Correspondence, reviews, typescripts, galleys, and proofs. For each of nine titles, Blue mystery (1957); Dangerous spring (1961); Das ewige Siegel (1974); Die Grossmutter und ihr erster Enkel (1957); The long way home (1959); Rowan farm (1954); These vintage years (1968); A time to love (1962); and Under a changing moon (1964), the Collection holds typescripts. For each of five of the same titles, Blue mystery; Dangerous spring; The long way home; A time to love; and Under a changing moon, the Collection includes galleys as well. Also, for four titles, Die Grossmutter und ihr erster Enkel; These vintage years; A time to love; and Under a changing moon, there are proofs.