Preliminary Guide to the Claire John Eschelbach Papers

Preliminary arrangement and description by C. Husted, 1993; latest revision A. Demeter, Mar. 14, 2011
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Preliminary Guide to the Claire John Eschelbach Papers, ca. 1959-1971

Collection number: UArch FacP 11

Department of Special Collections

Davidson Library

University of California, Santa Barbara
Processed by:
C. Husted; latest revision A. Demeter
Date Completed:
1993
Latest Revision:
March 14, 2011
Encoded by:
A. Demeter
© 2011 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Claire John Eschelbach Papers
Dates: ca. 1959-1971
Collection number: UArch FacP 11
Creator: Eschelbach, Claire John
Collection Size: 0.8 linear feet (2 document boxes)
Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Dept. of Special Collections
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
Abstract: The collection primarily relates to Eschelbach's bibliography of Aldous Huxley.
Physical location: Annex 2.
Languages: English

Access Restrictions

None. Collection is stored off-site, advance notice required for retrieval.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

Preferred Citation

Claire John Eschelbach Papers. UArch FacP 11. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Acquisition Information

Donation.

Biography

Claire John Eschelbach (1929- ) was the first Head of Special Collections at UCSB Library. He is the co-author of Aldous Huxley: A Bibliography, 1916-1959 (1961).

Scope and Content of Collection

The collection primarily relates to Eschelbach's bibliography of Aldous Huxley. See: Claire John Eschelbach and Joyce Lee Shober, Aldous Huxley: A Bibliography, 1916-1959 (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1961).

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Eschelbach, Claire John
Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963.


Box 1: 1

Huxley Family Tree

Box 1: 2

Foreword, by Huxley (includes typescript draft, with holographic corrections by Huxley)

 

Correspondence

Box 1: 3

1 letter (ALS). Aldous Huxley to CE, 5 Dec. 1959, re Huxley's introduction to the bibliography

Box 1: 4

1 letter (ALS), Aldous Huxley to CE, 22 Mar. 1961, re meeting with CE

Box 1: 5-7

Correspondence - Incoming and Outgoing (mostly concerning publication of the bibliography and requests for verification of citations; includes one 1968 letter from Laura Huxley), 1959-1971

Box 1: 8

Publicity, 1961

 

Drafts of Bibliography

Box 1: 9-10

Final Draft, Parts 1 and 2 (working copy)

Box 1: 11

Final Press Draft, pages 1-150

Box 1: 12

"Specimen of First Twenty Pages," 1960

Box 2

Pre-press Photocopy

Box 2

Proof Sheets