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Zibby Oneal Papers

Summary Information
Title: Zibby Oneal Papers
Dates: 1980-1985
Creator: Oneal, Zibby
Extent: 32 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1066
Abstract:
The collection contains written material for 3 titles, and includes holographs, front matter, corrected typescripts, some photocopied, and correspondence.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.

Copyright:

This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.


Arrangement

Formal Feeling, A, 1982

In Summer Light, 1985

Language of Goldfish, 1980


Biographical Sketch

Elizabeth (Zibby) Oneal was born March 17, 1934, in Omaha Neb. She married a plastic surgeon and became a lecturer in English at the U. of Michigan. She did not begin her writing career until she had married and had two children. As she began to write stories for them she discovered that she liked to write, and had the talent for it. Her novels for young adults, exhibit a depth and complexity that is rare in any kind of fiction. They have been praised for their sensitive and perceptive portrayals of adolescents. She has received a number of awards and honors for her work.

Biographical Sources: Something About the Author , vols. 30, 82; Children's Literature Review , vol. 13


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains written material for 3 titles, and includes holographs, front matter, corrected typescripts, some photocopied, and correspondence.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Oneal, Zibby
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Formal Feeling, A 1982 
Note  New York: Viking, 1982
Box MF1093
holograph, with 1 p. front matter (92 p.)  Box MF1093
 
typescript, corrected, with 3 pp. front matter (400 p.)  Box MF1093
 
In Summer Light 1985 
Note  New York: Viking, 1985
Box MF1291
typescript, corrected, vers. I (165 p.)  Box MF1291
 
typescript, corrected photocopy, vers. II (135 p.)  Box MF1291
 
typescript, corrected, vers. III (124 p.)  Box MF1291
 
typescript, corrected, vers. IV (169 p.)  Box MF1291
 
typescript, corrected, vers. V (163 p.)  Box MF1291
Box MC1291
correspondence, article (10 p.)  Box MC1291
 
Language of Goldfish 1980 
Note  New York: Viking, 1980
Box MF1093
holograph (125 p.)  Box MF1093
 
typescript, corrected, with 2 pp. front matter (254 p.)  Box MF1093