MARK VAN DOREN - TYPESCRIPT SIGNED - HFSID 174217
MARK VAN DOREN The Pulitzer Prize winning author signs this typescript of his short story "The Prism" Typescript Signed: "Mark Van Doren" on last page, 9p, 8½x11, separate sheets. Text of his short story, "The Prism".
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MARK VAN DOREN The Pulitzer Prize winning author signs this typescript of his short story "The Prism" Typescript Signed: "Mark Van Doren" on last page, 9p, 8½x11, separate sheets. Text of his short story, "The Prism". Poet, author and critic Mark Van Doren (1894-1973) won the 1939 Pulitzer Prize for Collected Poems, 1922-1938. A teacher at Columbia University from 1920-1959, Van Doren also wrote novels, short stories, a play (The Last Days of Lincoln, 1959), critical studies of various authors, including John Dryden (1920) and Nathaniel Hawthorne (1946), an autobiography and memoirs of his wife, writer and novelist Dorothy Graffe Van Doren, as well as serving on the staff of "The Nation" (1924-1928; 1935-1938). Van Doren's literary family also included his brother, Carl, who also taught at Columbia and with whom he wrote, American and British Literature Since 1890 (1939). Van Doren's son, Charles, also had a claim to fame: he was the winner of the rigged TV game show, Twenty-One. Slightly creased. 2 horizontal folds on signature page, not at signature. Fine condition.
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