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Content Roundup – Third Week – May 2013

  • Posted by: Michael Foight
  • Posted Date: May 19, 2013
  • Filed Under: Content Roundup

This week sees a significant number of new and exciting dime novel titles to read including a number of Nickle Weeklies, several new story papers, a non-fiction stage magic titles, and WWII vintage Villanova theses. Work also continues on the large Elizabeth Sarah Kite personal paper collection. As well as reading please feel free to listen to an audio interview with former Dime Novel Round-Up editor and noted bibliographer Edward T. LeBlanc conducted by Lydia Schurman:

Catholica

American Catholic Historical Society

Elizabeth Sarah Kite Collection (39+ letters/postcards added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:246243]

Dime Novel and Popular Literature

Fiction

Space!

Dobrodružný svět (2 issues, Czech)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:284419]

Black Pirate

El Pirata Negro (1 issue, Spanish)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:284157]

Fame and Fortune Weekly : Stories of Boys that Make Money (2 issues)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:285265]

Whip

The Liberty Boys and Paul Jones; or, the Martyrs of the Prison-Ships / by Harry Moore. From:
The Liberty Boys of “76” : a weekly magazine containing stories of the American Revolution.
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:284927]

EBONY

Captain Ebony; or, bound by the golden fetters.
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:283888]

Old Broadbrim into the heart of Australia; or, A strange bargain and its consequences.
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:285370]

Non-Fiction

Kellar’s Wizard’s Manual : a practical treatise on ventriloquism and hypnotism
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:284182]

Periodicals

Penny illustrated paper and illustrated times (2 issues)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:285291]

BEAR

Frank Leslie’s Chimney Corner (1 issue)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:285236]

Scholarship

Edward T. LeBlanc, August 1982 Oral History Audio Interviews (3 cassettes)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:283767]

Villanova Digital Collection

Graduate Theses

1942 (Complete: 42 theses added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:283134]

1943 (Complete: 53 theses added)
[http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Collection/vudl:284896]

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