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Roger Lancelyn Green Papers

Summary Information
Title: Roger Lancelyn Green Papers
Dates: 1961
Creator: Green, Roger Lancelyn
Extent: 2 folders ?
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1367
The collection contains a typescript and a manuscript for 2 titles.

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

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Mrs. Molesworth, 1961

Golden Age of Children's Books The,

Biographical Sketch

Roger (Gilbert) Lancelyn Green was born November 2, 1918, in Norwich, England, and died October 8, 1987, in London, England. He was an editor and anthologist, and also wrote books both for children and for adults. He edited journals on Kipling and Sherlock Holmes, assisted in editing the letters of Lewis Carroll, and translated Sophocles and Euripides. He is best known as a compiler and reteller of myths, legends, and fairy tales for children.

Biographical Sources: Something About the Author , vols. 2, 53

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a typescript and a manuscript for 2 titles.

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.
  • Green, Roger Lancelyn
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Mrs. Molesworth 1961 
Note  London: The Bodley Head, 1961
Box MF363
typescript, carbon, of article (1 p.)  Box MF363
Golden Age of Children's Books The  
Note  London
Box MF363
manuscript (1 p.)  Box MF363