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Box 1


Contains 40 Results:

PRESS ITEMS, 1977-1990

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: Series 1
Scope and Contents

9 folders

Dates: Created: 1977-1990

Photocopies of reviews of A Severe Mercy., 1977-1982

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents

Compiled and annotated by Vanauken. 72pp.

Dates: Created: 1977-1982


 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: Series 2
Scope and Contents

17 folders

Dates: Created: 1947-1996


 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Series 3
Scope and Contents

16 folders

Dates: Created: 1977-1994

Annotated King James Bible belonging to Jean "Davy" Vanauken. Oxford University Press., n.d.

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 22
Identifier: Folder 22
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Contains loose insert near title page with passages from Matthew written on it, as well as, several glued inserts.

Dates: Created: n.d.

Bibliography of Vanauken's work, compiled by Vanauken., ca. 1994

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: Folder 10
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Dates: Created: ca. 1994

Photocopies of awards for A Severe Mercy., 1977-1979

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 24
Identifier: Folder 24

Photocopies of interviews and articles relating to Vanauken., 1978-1990

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: Folder 3
Scope and Contents


Dates: Created: 1978-1990

Photocopies of reviews of Gateway to Heaven., 1980-1981

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: Folder 4
Scope and Contents


Dates: Created: 1980-1981

Corrected proof of A Severe Mercy. , 1977

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: Folder 11
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Bound copy with annotations. Hodder and Stoughton. 238pp.

Dates: Created: 1977

Miscellaneous letters from Vanauken, 1983-1991

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 26
Identifier: Folder 26
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Mostly correspondence with the Wade Center. 9pp.

Dates: Created: 1983-1991

Photocopy of corrected proof of dust jacket to A Severe Mercy., ca. 1977

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12
Identifier: Folder 12
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Includes promotional pamphlet from Harper & Row. 2pp. + pamphlet

Dates: Created: ca. 1977

Photocopies of reviews of Under the Mercy., 1985

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: Folder 6
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Dates: Created: 1985

Typescript of A Severe Mercy, with annotations., ca. 1977-1978

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: Folder 13
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180pp. total. [numbered: 7pp, 1-152, 152a (2pp), 153-171, 173]

Dates: Created: ca. 1977-1978

Typescript of Gateway to Heaven, with annotations., ca. 1980

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 14a
Identifier: Folder 14a
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116pp. [numbered: 1-133]

Dates: Created: ca. 1980

Typescript of Gateway to Heaven (continued)., ca. 1980

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 14b
Identifier: Folder 14b
Scope and Contents

125pp. [numbered: 113a-277b]

Dates: Created: ca. 1980

Typescript of Gateway to Heaven (continued)., ca. 1980

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 14c
Identifier: Folder 14c
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70pp. [numbered: 278-335]

Dates: Created: ca. 1980

Corrected proof of Gateway to Heaven., 1980

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 15a
Identifier: Folder 15a
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Harper and Row149pp. [numbered: 7pp, 1-142]

Dates: Created: 1980

Letter log responding to Gateway to Heaven., 1980-1984

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 28a
Identifier: Folder 28a

Photocopies of reviews of Mercies:  Collected Poems., 1989

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Identifier: Folder 9
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Dates: Created: 1989

Corrected proof of Gateway to Heaven (continued)., 1980

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 15b
Identifier: Folder 15b
Scope and Contents

146pp. [numbered: 143-288]

Dates: Created: 1980

Letter log responding to Gateway to Heaven. , 1979

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 28b
Identifier: Folder 28b
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Letters from first readers of the manuscript, before publication. 11pp.

Dates: Created: 1979

Typescript of Under the Mercy., ca. 1984

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 17a
Identifier: Folder 17a
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130pp. [numbered: 13pp., 1-117]

Dates: Created: ca. 1984

Typescript of Under the Mercy (continued)., ca. 1984

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 17b
Identifier: Folder 17b
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106pp. [numbered:118-154a, b, 155-217, 217a, 221]

Dates: Created: ca. 1984

Photocopies of articles by Vanauken., 1947-1995

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 18a
Identifier: Folder 18a
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(See bibliography for listing). 115pp.

Dates: Created: 1947-1995

Photocopies of articles by Vanauken, continued., 1947-1996

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 18b
Identifier: Folder 18b
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Dates: Created: 1947-1996

Photocopies of letters to the editors of various journals., 1979-1993

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 19
Identifier: Folder 19
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Dates: Created: 1979-1993

Poems by Vanauken., 1978-1980

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 20
Identifier: Folder 20
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Photocopies. 2pp.

Dates: Created: 1978-1980

2 Editions of Encounter With Light pamphlet, 1961-1977

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 21
Identifier: Folder 21
Scope and Contents

2 copies of blue pamphlet (Published by Church of the Covenant, 1961, First edition, PS3572.A4229 E53 1961, aq # 81/30). 2 copies of purple and green pamphlet (Published by Marion E. Wade Collection, ca. 1974-1977, PS3572.A4229 E53 197-). 4 pamphlets.

Dates: Created: 1961-1977

Sheldon Vanauken Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-A-34a-b and B-6 through B-7
Abstract The Sheldon Vanauken Collection contains typescripts and proofs of Vanauken’s books: A Severe Mercy, Gateway to Heaven, and Under the Mercy; along with photographs of awards, photocopies of articles, reviews, and Vanauken's review briefs and letter logs regarding his work. Also included are biographical research materials on Vanauken from Will Vaus, author of Sheldon...
Dates: Created: 1831-2011; Other: Majority of material found in 1947-1996