Papers of Maurice Girodias

Maurice Girodias (1919-1990) was the proprietor of the Olympia Press, Paris, which was responsible for publishing the first English translations of Samuel Beckett's French novels, as well as works by Vladimir Nabokov, Jean Genet and the Marquis de Sade.

The collection consists of 32 letters to Paul Kahane and one letter to Michael Allen.

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  • This collection is not yet catalogued
  • A full description is available from our online database
  • Manuscript number MS 4054
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