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Huebsch, Ben W., 1876 -1964 (publisher)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1876 - 1964

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Letter from 'Ben' [Huebsch] of Viking Press (New York) to 'Dear old Siegfried', 30 Mar. 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9852/9/3/4
Scope and Contents

Complimenting Sassoon on his 'Crosby Gaige poems' and on the quality of the binding; expressing a wish to meet him casually 'instead of with the formality that the preparatory ocean voyage implies'; and giving news of an impending family holiday in Sweden and music etc.

Dates: 30 Mar. 1928
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter from Ben W. Huebsch, (1876-1964), American publisher, (New York), to Siegfried Sassoon, 14 Dec. 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8889/1/24
Scope and Contents

Regrets ''this publishing business which has come between us'', has seen nice reviews of Siegfried Sassoon's book., is sending ''The case of Sergeant Grischa'' [by A. Zweig, CCC.39.74] ''one of the nicest novels that I ever picked''.

Dates: 14 Dec. 1928
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter from Ben W. Huebsch, (1876-1964), American publisher, (New York) to Siegfried Sassoon re appreciation of ''The Tasking'', 14 May 1955

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8889/3/177
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The collection largely comprises letters addressed to Sassoon although there are few other recipients such as Glen Byam Shaw and Georgiana Theresa Thornycroft, Siegfried Sassoon's mother. There are also some postcards; draft and unpublished copies of poems; bills; and other related papers.

Dates: 14 May 1955
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series — Box: MS Add.9375/260-664: Box 2

Letters from Ben Huebsch (Berlin, New York, London) to Siegfried Sassoon re personal and publishing news, praise of Sassoon's books, 29 Sep. 1928-14 Sep. 1937 (29 September 1928; 3 Jun 1929; 14 September 1937)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9375/469-71
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

A collection of 1094 letters, postcards and other items known as 'Sassoon's residual correspondence' although it does also include a number of items addressed to other persons particularly to his wife, Hester, and his mother, Theresa Thornycroft.

Dates: 29 Sep. 1928-14 Sep. 1937 (29 September 1928; 3 Jun 1929; 14 September 1937)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).