Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Borregaard mss., ca. 1961-1965, consist of the papers of Ebbe Borregaard, 1933- , publisher of Oannes Press in San Francisco, California. The collection includes the 1961? typescript of SAN FRANCISCO'S BURNING, by Helen and Pat Adam, illustrated by Jess [Collins], published by Oannes Press in 1963; errata and costs sheets, announcements of the publication, an order form for the book, a record of sales, and a copy of the published book; a sample paste-up by Jess for a projected Oannes book, accompanied by a letter, 1963, from Jess to Borregaard; the type-script of ETURNATURE by James Alexander, published by Oannes - Open Space in 1965; a file of unpublished poems by Alexander, herein called [POEMS] FOR BEAURREGARDLISS; a file of drawings and sketches by Borregaard for the Oannes Press logos; a file of miscellaneous notes and figures relating to Oannes Press records.

Collection size: 44 items

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