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  • Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Title: Fernand Baldensperger papers
    Creator: Baldensperger, Fernand
    Identifier/Call Number: LSC.0603
    Physical Description: 3.5 Linear Feet (7 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1934-1959
    Abstract: Fernand Baldensperger (1871-1958) was a professor who taught at the University of Nancy (1894), the University of Lyon (1900-10), the University of Paris (1910-35), Harvard (1935-40) and UCLA (1940-45). The collection consists of offprints of articles, several parts of galleys, and the typescript draft of Baldensperger's La critique et l'histoire littéraire en France aux dix-neuvième du vingtième siècles (1945).
    Physical Location: Stored off-site. All requests to access special collections material must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
    Language of Material: Materials are in English.

    Restrictions on Access

    Portions of collection unprocessed. Some materials in the collection are unavailable for access. Please contact Special Collections reference (spec-coll@library.ucla.edu) for more information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical objects belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. All other 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.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Fernand Baldensperger Papers (Collection 603). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Whitney Braun with assistance from Kelley Wolfe Bachli in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), 2009.
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    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 9942303503606533 


    Baldensperger was born on May 4, 1871 in Saint-Die, France; BL, College de la ville de Saint-Die, 1888; Lic. Lettres, University of Nancy, 1890; Doct. Lettres, University of Paris, 1899; assistant professor, University of Nancy, 1894; professor, University of Lyon, 1900-10; assistant professor and professor, University of Paris, 1910-35; taught at Harvard, 1935-40, and UCLA, 1940-45; publications include Goethe en France: étude de littérature comparée (1904), Le mouvement des idées dans l'émigration Française (1789-1815) (c1924), and Orientations étrangères chez Honoré de Balzac (1927); he died in 1958.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of offprints of articles, several parts of galleys, and the typescript draft of Baldensperger's La critique et l'histoire littéraire en France aux dix-neuvième du vingtième siècles (1945), written in collaboration with H.S. Craig, Jr.
    Description derived from in-house card file.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Manuscripts for publication
    Literary historians -- Archives.
    Online resources.
    Baldensperger, Fernand, 1871-1958--Archives.