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Victor Ilyitch Seroff Papers

Summary Information
Title: Victor Ilyitch Seroff Papers
Dates: 1966-1967
Creator: Seroff, Victor Ilyitch
Extent: 9 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1559
The collection contains corrected typescripts, galley proofs, some corrected, and front matter, for two titles.

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

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Franz Liszt, 1966

Hector Berlioz, 1967

Biographical Sketch

Victor Ilyitch Seroff was born October 14, 1902, in Batoum, Russia, and died May 10, 1979, in New York, New York. He was a pianist and biographer, who created a number of biographies about classical composers written for children.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vols. 12, 26.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains corrected typescripts, front matter, and galley proofs, some corrected, for two 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.
  • Seroff, Victor Ilyitch
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Franz Liszt 1966 
Note  New York: Macmillan, 1966
Box MF704
typescript, corrected, with front matter (134 p.)  Box MF704
galley proof, corrected (40 p.)  Box MF704
galley proof, corrected (80 p.)  Box MF704
Hector Berlioz 1967 
Note  New York: Macmillan, 1967
Box MF704
galley proofs (2 p.)  Box MF704
typescript, corrected (1 p.)  Box MF704