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|Size||2.0 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 26 items)|
|Abstract||The collection conists of 19 book manuscripts reviewed by Elizabeth Spencer for the 1996 National Book Award. Some of the manuscripts have accompanying letters from the publishers promoting the work for the award.|
|Creator||National Book Awards.|
|Curatorial Unit||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Rare Book Literary and Historical Papers.|
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The collection consists of 19 manuscripts reviewed by the author Elizabeth Spencer, a judge for the National Book Awards. The collection represents only award candidates reviewed by Spencer in manuscript form and does not include all works considered. Many of the manuscripts are accompanied by a cover letter from the publisher promoting the book.
All of the manuscripts are from the 1996 competition.Back to Top
Processed by: Tim Pyatt, November 1996
Encoded by: ByteManagers Inc., 2008Back to Top