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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Manuscripts

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Donald W. Rude:

An Inventory of His Papers, 1897-2003 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Rude, Donald Warren
Title: Donald Warren Rude Papers,
Dates: 1897-2003 and undated
Abstract: Papers of poet Donald Warren Rude, who was a former professor of Englist at Texas Tech University.
Collection # U 245.1
Quantity: 1 Box (1.0 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Donald W. Rude was a nationally recognized poet who began working at Texas Tech University in 1971 in the Department of English. His work has appeared in such literary publications as the Black Buzzard Review, the South Coast Poetry Journal, Voices , and the Panhandler.

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Scope and Contents

The collection consists mainly of Rude's literary works, including offprints, poetry, and reviews, particularly on the topics of writers William Shakespeare and Joseph Conrad. Rude is the author of all articles, unless otherwise noted.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924--Criticism and interpretation
Rude, Donald Warren, 1936-
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Criticism and interpretation
Subjects
American poetry
Authors, American--20th century
Poets, American--20th century

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Donald W. Rude Papers, 1897-2003 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
98-0331-B and 2002-0252-A

Gifts, 1984-2002

Processed by

Lynn Whitfield

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Collection Inventory

 

Manuscripts

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1 1 Articles on Conrad written by others, 1897-2000
2 Book and Exhibit Catalogs, 1971-1979
"Cyril Connolly's One Hundred Modern Books from England, France and America 1880-1950" exhibit catalog by the Humanities Research Center, 1971
"The Literary Manuscripts of Harold Frederic: a Catalogue" by Noel Polk (includes a note from Dr. Rude stating this is a rare book), 1979
"Modern British Fiction" exhibit catalog by the Humanities Research Center, 1972
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1 3 Book reviews for KOHM by Donald Rude, 1994-1995
4 Conrad work compilations, 1977-1990
5 Correspondence, 1980-2000
6 Correspondence: Inquiries in search of "lost" Conrad manuscripts, 1981
7 Curriculum Vitae for Donald Rude, 2003
8 Financial Papers: Rude Estate expenses, 1977
International Conference of Joseph Conrad Scholars held in Lubbock, Texas
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1 9 Correspondence, 1999-2000
10 Correspondence, 2000
11 Laughing Anne Program Proofs, 2000
12 Photographs from play, probably "Laughing Anne" (9 prints), 2000
13 Programs, Fliers, Abstracts, Press Releases, etc., 2000
14 Proposals for the International Conference of Joseph Conrad Scholars, 2000
15 Publicity, 1999-2000
16 Speakers for the International Conference of Joseph Conrad Scholars, 2000
17 Thank You Letters, 2000
18 Thank You Letters to Symposium Speakers and Guests, 2000
Literary Publications
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1 19 American Notes and Queries, 1981-1985
"Mr. Wells and Conrad's Nigger, a Note and Some Queries. "American Notes and Queries, Vol. 18 No. 5, p. 73-75, January 1980
"Two Unreported Renaissance Allusions to Chaucer. "American Notes and Queries, Vol. 23 No. 1-2, p. 4-5, September/October 1984
"An Unreported Allusion to MacBeth. "American Notes and Queries, Vol. 24 No. 1-2, p. 7-8, September/October 1985
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1 20 Analytical and Enumerative Bibliography, 1981-1989
"Two Unreported Conrad Manuscripts in the George B. Arents Research Library at Syracuse University. " Analytical and Enumerative Bibliography, Vol. 5 No. 2, p. 98-99, 1981
"Some New Light on W. B. Yeats' Eight Poems. " Analytical and Enumerative Bibliography, New Series Vol. 3 No. 1, p. 11-15, 1989
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1 21 "Joseph Conrad's Chance: An Anomalous Copy of the First Impression of the First British Edition." Reprinted from The Book Collector, p. 343-347, Autumn 1978
22 "Mr. Elliot Looks into Chapman's Homer: A Possible Source for Sweeney Erect. " Classical and Modern Literature: A Quarterly, Vol. 11 No. 1, p. 55-58 [3 copies], Fall 1990
23 "Conrad as Editor: the Preparation of The Shorter Tales. " Reprinted from the proceedings of the Comparative Literature Symposium, Vol. 7, p. 189-196, 1974
24 The Conradian, 1980-1986
Rude, Donald W., Michael Felker and Kenneth W. Davis. "The Second Impression of the First British Edition of The Nigger of the 'Narcissus'. " The Conradian. Vol. 6 No. 1, p. 19-21, April 1980
Rude, Donald W., and L. Layne Neeper. "The Book of Job: A Bruno Winaver Letter at Texas Tech and What it Tells Us. " The Conradian. Vol. 11 No. 1, p. 47-50, May 1986
Rude, Donald W. "Joseph Conrad Letters, Typescripts, and Proofs in the Texas Tech Collection. " The Conradian. Vol. 11 No. 2, p. 136-154, November 1986
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1 25 Conradiana, 1973-1993
"News and Notes. " Conradiana, p. 201-202 [2 copies], undated
"The Transmission of the Text of The Nigger of the 'Narcissus'. " Conradiana, Vol. 2, p. 19-45, 1973
"A Supplemental Bibliography of Conrad Manuscripts in American Libraries. "Conradiana, Vol. 8 no. 2, p. 169-171, 1976
Higdon, David Leon and Donald W. Rude. "Conrad Bibliograph (1978-79): A Continuing Checklist. "Conradiana, Vol. 12 No. 2, p. 137-146, 1980
Higdon, David Leon and Donald W. Rude. "Conrad Bibliography: A Continuing Checklist." Conradiana, p. 283-292, undated
"The Richard Gimbel Collection of Conrad's Manuscripts and Typescripts at the Philadelphia Free Library." Conradiana, Vol. 15 No. 3, p. 231-236. [2 copies], 1983
"An Unpublished Conrad Letter in the Texas Tech University Library. "Conradiana, Vol. 15 No. 2, p. 145-146. [3 copies], 1983
"The First American Edition of Conrad's 'Author's Note' to Nostromo. " Conradiana, Vol. 16 No. 1, p. 79-80. [2 copies], 1983
"Some Ghosts Laid to Rest: A Note on Gordon J. Lindstrand's Survey of Conrad's Manuscripts and Typescripts." Conradiana, Vol. 17 No. 2, p. 147-148, 1985
"An Uncollected Conrad Note to Constance Garnett."Conradiana. Vol. 20, p. 163-164, 1988
"Two Unpublished Joseph Conrad Letters in the Texas Tech University Conrad Collection."Conradiana. Vol. 20 no. 2, p. 159-162, 1988
"A Lost Conrad Letter to Spiridion Kliszczewski." Conradiana, Vol. 24 No. 1, p. 53-54. [3 copies], 1992
"An Uncollected Letter from Conrad to T. Fisher Unwin."Conradiana, Vol. 24 No. 1, p. 49-51. [2 copies], 1992
"In a Great Hurry and in No Small Trouble: An Uncollected Letter from Conrad to J. B. Pinker."Conradiana, Vol. 25 No. 1, p. 77-78. [2 copies], 1993
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1 26 English Literature in Transition: 1880-1920, 1978
"Joseph Conrad, Stephen Crane and W. L. Courtney's Review of The Nigger of the 'Narcissus'." English Literature in Transition: 1880-1920, Vol. 21 No. 3, p. 188-197. [2 copies], 1978
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1 27 "Geography and some Explorers"" by Joseph Conrad (photocopy), 1989
28 John Donne Journal, 1999-2001
Rude, Donald W. "John Donne in The Female Tatler: A Forgotten Eighteenth-Century Appreciation." John Donne Journal, Vol. 18 (1999), p. 153-166, 1999
Rude, Donald W. "Some Unreported Seventeenth-and Eighteenth-Century Allusions to John Donne." John Donne Journal, Vol. 20 (2001), p. 219-228, 1999
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1 29 "Joseph Conrad Today" newsletters, 1978-1980
30 The Library, 1983-1988
"Conrad's 'The Torrens: A Personal Tribute'. "Offprint from The Library, Vol. 5 No. 2, p. 169-170, June 1983
"Joseph Conrad Typescripts at Fales Library. "Offprint from The Library, Vol. 8 No. 4, p. 360-362. [2 copies], December 1986
"Some Unreported Joseph Conrad Typescripts and Proofs. "Offprint from The Library, Vol. 10 No. 1, p. 44-51, March 1988
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1 31 Moreana, 1984-1990
"References to More in John Jones (1579). "Moreana, Vol. 21, p. 33-37. [3 copies], November 1984
"Two Unreported References to Sir Thomas More. "Moreana, Vol. 23, p. 83-84. [3 copies], November 1986
"Some Unreported Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century References to Sir Thomas More. "Moreana, Vol. 27, p. 147-149 [2 copies], May 1990
"Some Unreported Seventeenth Century References to Sir Thomas More and Utopia. "Moreana, Vol. 27, p. 150-152. [2 copies], May 1990
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1 32 Nineteenth Century Literature, 1988
Hidgon, David Leon and Donald W. Rude. "'The Princess and the Page': An Unpublished Conrad Manuscript. " The Conradian. Vol. 6 No. 1, p. 235-243, 1988
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1 33 Notes and Queries, 1982-2000
Editorial response to "An Uncollected Letter from Joseph Conrad to Edward Garnett. "Offprint from Notes and Queries, Vol. 29 No. 4, p. 328. [3 copies], August 1982
Editorial response to "Two Echoes of Shakespeare in Popular Seventeenth-Century Literature. "Offprint from Notes and Queries, Vol. 231 No. 4, p. 480, December 1986
"A Shakespearean Ghost in the Catalogues of Peter Parker. "Offprint from Notes and Queries, New Series Vol. 47 No. 2, p. 187-188. [2 prints], June 2000
"Shakespeare and John Collop: Unreported Echoes of Romeo and Juliet. "Offprint from Notes and Queries, New Series Vol. 47 No. 4, p. 467, December 2000
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1 34 The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, 1977-1981
"On the Date of Sir Thomas Elyot's The Education or Bringinge vp of Children. "Offprint from The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, Vol. 71 First Quarter, p. 61-65, 1977
"Addenda to Teets and Gerber: Joseph Conrad. "Offprint from The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, Vol. 72 Fourth Quarter, p. 560-562 [2 copies], 1978
"Some Additions to the Bibliographies of Joseph Conrad, Stephen Crane, Ford Madox Ford and George Gissing. "Offprint from The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, Vol. 75 Third Quarter, p. 347-349 [3 copies], 1981
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1 35 Poetry, 1990 and undated
"Legacy," undated.
"313 Idalou Dairy Queen, " undated.
"Grieving at the Dairy Queen," Bereavement Magazine, p. 35, September 1990
"On Blake's Painting of Newton, Seen in a Therapist's Office, " Voices, p. 72, Fall 1990
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1 36 The Polish Review, 1975
"Conrad's Revision of the First American Edition of 'The Arrow of Gold'. "Reprinted from The Polish Review, Vol. 20 Nos. 2-3, p. 106-122 [2 copies], 1975
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1 37 Opera librettos for Faust and Carmen, undated
37 Opera librettos for Faust and Carmen, undated
38 Printed Materials: miscellaneous news clippings, articles and hand edited drafts, 1983 and undated
39 Printed Materials: "Narcissus. A Tale of the Forecastle (edited photocopies), 1897
40 Printed Materials: "The Nigger of the 'Narcissus. A Tale of the Forecastle'" (edited photocopies), 1897
41 Reviews annotated by Donald Rude, undated

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