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Finding Aid for the Vinton A. Dearing Reproductions of Eighteenth Century Imprints, ca. 1954-1979
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Vinton A. Dearing Reproductions of Eighteenth Century Imprints,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1954-1979
    Collection number: 1232
    Creator: Dearing, Vinton A. (Vinton Adams), 1920-
    Extent: 16 boxes (8 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Vinton Dearing, 1979.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Vinton A. Dearing Reproductions of Eighteenth Century Imprints (Collection 1232). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Biography

    Dearing was born on July 30, 1920 in San Francisco, California; AB (1940), AM (1942), and Ph.D (1949), Harvard University; from instructor to associate professor of English literature (1949-63), then professor of English and Computer Applications in Literature, UCLA; in 1954 became co-editor of The Works of John Dryden; publications include A manual of textual analysis (1959), Prelimdi: a computer program for making preliminary diagrams in textual criticism (1974), Principles and practice of textual analysis (1974), and Poetry and prose of John Gay (editor, 1974).

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Dearing, Vinton A. (Vinton Adams), 1920- --Archives.
    University of California, Los Angeles. Dept. of English--Faculty--Archival resources.
    Literature teachers--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.