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Nancy Luenn Papers

Summary Information
Title: Nancy Luenn Papers
Dates: 1981-1993
Creator: Luenn, Nancy
Extent: 94 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1994
Abstract:
The collection contains written production material for six titles, and includes holographs, typescripts, some corrected, front matter, photocopies of illustrations, correspondence, notes, clippings, research material, promotional material, illustration proofs, galleys, some corrected, dummies, some corrected, and a page proof with text paste-up

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

Song of the Ancient Forest, 1993

Unicorn Crossing, 1987

Arctic Unicorn, 1986

Changing of the Unicorn, The,

Dragon Kite, The, 1982

Ugly Princess, The, 1981


Biographical Sketch

Nancy Luenn was born December 28, 1954, in Pasadena, California. She became a writer and a lecturer on the writing process. She writes both for young adults and for younger children. Two of her interests are the environment and mythology, both of which appear as themes in many of her books. She has received several awards and honors for her work. Biographical Source: Something About the Author, Vol. 51, 79


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains written production material for six titles, and includes holographs, typescripts, some corrected, front matter, photocopies of illustrations, correspondence, notes, clippings, research material, promotional material, illustration proofs, galleys, some corrected, dummies, some corrected, and a page proof with text paste-up.

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.
  • Luenn, Nancy
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Song of the Ancient Forest 1993 
Note  New York: Atheneum, 1993
Box MF2849
holograph (5 p.)  Box MF2849
 
7 typescripts (42 p.)  Box MF2849
 
12 typescripts, corrected (70 p.)  Box MF2849
 
photocopies of illustrations, with front matter (34 p.)  Box MF2849
 
correspondence (129 p.)  Box MF2849
 
notes (38 p.)  Box MF2849
 
clippings (55 p.)  Box MF2849
 
research material (35 p.)  Box MF2849
 
promotional material (1 p.)  Box MF2849
 
illustration proof (3 p.)  Box MF2849
 
Unicorn Crossing 1987 
Note  New York: Atheneum, 1987
Box MF2850
typescript and holograph (2 p.)  Box MF2850
 
typescript and holograph, corrected (18 p.)  Box MF2850
 
4 typescripts (42 p.)  Box MF2850
 
34 typescripts, corrected (478 p.)  Box MF2850
 
typescript, corrected, with front matter (55 p.)  Box MF2850
 
front matter (6 p.)  Box MF2850
 
galley, corrected (34 p.)  Box MF2850
 
galley proof, corrected (23 p.)  Box MF2850
 
author galley, corrected (21 p.)  Box MF2850
 
dummy, corrected (52 p.)  Box MF2850
 
publisher's dummy (56 p.)  Box MF2850
 
correspondence, with 3 p. front matter (77 p.)  Box MF2850
 
notes (47 p.)  Box MF2850
 
clippings (23 p.)  Box MF2850
 
research (2 p.)  Box MF2850
 
illustrations (6 p.)  Box MF2850
 
photocopy of illustrations, with 1 p. correspondence (17 p.)  Box MF2850
Box MF1624
page proof with text paste-up (31 p.)  Box MF1624
 
Arctic Unicorn 1986 
Note  New York: Atheneum, 1986
Box MF2046-2049
holograph (31 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
typescript and holograph, corrected (673 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
typescript (195 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
typescript, corrected (1212 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
galley proof, corrected (59 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
correspondence (91 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
research, maps (31 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
research, notes (355 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
research, character sketches (16 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
research, pamphlets (11 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
research, clippings (40 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
research, photocopies (33 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
research, notecards (54 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
research, critiques (107 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
research, photographs (15 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
research, calendar (8 p.)  Box MF2046-2049
 
Changing of the Unicorn, The  
Note  : ,
Box MF2050
typescript, holograph, corrected (40 p.)  Box MF2050
 
notes (1 p.)  Box MF2050
 
Dragon Kite, The 1982 
Note  San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982
Box MF2050
holograph (25 p.)  Box MF2050
 
typescript, corrected (90 p.)  Box MF2050
 
galley proof, corrected (21 p.)  Box MF2050
 
dummy (32 p.)  Box MF2050
 
correspondence (5 p.)  Box MF2050
 
notes (25 p.)  Box MF2050
 
Ugly Princess, The 1981 
Note  Boston: Little, Brown, 1981
Box MF2050
typescript, corrected (75 p.)  Box MF2050
 
typescript, photocopy (14 p.)  Box MF2050
 
front matter (2 p.)  Box MF2050
 
galley proof, corrected (10 p.)  Box MF2050
 
notes (7 p.)  Box MF2050