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Author Beach, Sylvia,
Title Correspondence. Selections
The letters of Sylvia Beach / edited by Keri Walsh ; with a foreword by Noel Riley Fitch.
Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, [2010]

Author Beach, Sylvia,
Subject Beach, Sylvia -- Correspondence.
Publishers and publishing -- France -- Correspondence.
Booksellers and bookselling -- France -- Correspondence.
Americans -- France -- Paris -- Correspondence.
Alt Name Walsh, Keri,
Description 1 online resource (xxxiii, 347 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Annotation Sylvia Beach has been called the patron saint of independent bookstores. In this first collection of her letters, we witness her day-to-day dealings as bookseller and publisher to expatriate Paris.
Contents Friendship and travel -- World War I -- Shakespeare and company : expatriates -- Shakespeare and company : 1930s -- Postwar -- Old friends and true -- Legacies -- Appendix I. Morrill Cody's article on Shakespeare and Company for Publishers Weekly : (April 12, 1924) -- Appendix II. Beach's letter of protest against the pirating of Ulysses : (February 2, 1927) -- Appendix III. Beach's unsent letter to James Joyce : (April 12, 1927) -- Appendix IV. Beach's speech for the Institute Radiophonique d'Extension Universitaire : (May 24, 1927).
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (JSTOR, viewed June 11, 2020).
ISBN 023151784X (electronic bk.)
9780231517843 (electronic bk.)
9780231145367 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0231145365 (cloth ; alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 10.7312/beac14536
OCLC # 761369150
Additional Format Print version: Beach, Sylvia. Correspondence. Selections. Letters of Sylvia Beach. New York : Columbia University Press, ©2010 9780231145367 (DLC) 2009045434 (OCoLC)320798611.

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