Authors' Birthdays/October

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Contents:
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th 11th 12th 13th 14th 15th
16th 17th 18th 19th 20th 21st 22nd 23rd 24th 25th 26th 27th 28th 29th 30th 31st


1st

  • Sergey Aksakov (1791 - 1886), 1 released;
  • Faith Baldwin (1893- ), none released;
  slshell reports that the Public Domain work is too pricey.
  • Louis Untermeyer (1885- ), none released;

2nd

  • Wallace Stevens (1879- ), none released;

3rd

  • Henri Alain-Fournier (1886-1914), 1 released;
  • Sir Fulke Greville, 1st Baron Brooke (1554-1628), none released;

4th

   JulietS has a bunch of books by him, some of which haven't been sent in for clearance yet. Will try to give them priority for scanning.

5th

  • Denis Diderot (1713-1784), 1 released;
  • Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758), none released;
  • John Addington Symonds (1840-1893), 3 released; 4 cleared (2003)
   JulietS will find "The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti" and see about scanning it. 

6th

7th

  • Marguerite Florence Laura Jarvis (aka Oliver Sandys, Countess Barcynska and other pen names) (1886-1964), British writer
  • James Whitcomb Riley (1849-1916), 3 released; 5 (new) cleared - Riley books at Project Gutenberg
  JulietS has The "Hoosier Book of Riley Verse" and will make a point of scanning it asap

8th

  • John Milton Hay (1838-1905), 3 released;
  • John Cowper Powys (1872- ), none released; 1 cleared

9th

  • Ivo Andri'c (1892- ), none released;

10th

  • Aleksis Kivi (1834- ), none released;

11th

  • Steen Steensen Blicher (1782- ), 1 released;
  • Francois Mauriac (1885- ), none released;

12th

  • George Washington Cable (1844-1924), none released; 1 cleared
  slshell reports that "The Cavalier" and "Strong Hearts" are scanned and ready to be proofed on the birthday.

13th

  • Conrad Richter (1890- ), none released;

14th

  • Edward Estlin Cummings, popularly known as E. E. Cummings (1894-1962), 1 released;
  • Katherine Mansfield (1888-1923), 2 released; 1 cleared

15th

  • Robert Herrick (1591-1674), 1 released; 1 cleared
  Thierry says he is post processing 2 of his works and will try to post for his B'day.
  • Mikhail Lermontov (1814-1841), 1 released;
  • Virgil (*70 B.C.-19 B.C.), 6 released; 3 cleared
  • P[elham] G[renville] Wodehouse (1881-1975), 34 released; 1 cleared (2002)'

16th

  • Eugene O'Neill (1888-1953), 3 released; 1 cleared
  • Noah Webster (1758-1843), 3 released;

17th

  • Georg Buchner (1813-1837), 2 released (1 in German);
  • Elinor Glyn (1864- ), 2 released; 4 cleared
  slshell His Hour was posted 10/03. Can those underway be completed for the event?
 "The Price of Things" has been scanned and OCR'ed; it will be available for proofing on 10/17.
  • Jupiter Hammon (1711- ), none released;

18th

  • Helen Hunt Jackson (1830-1885), 1 released;
  • [Bernd] Heinrich [Wilhelm] von Kleist (1777-1811), 5 released; 1 cleared
  • [Pierre Ambroise Francois] Choderlos de Lacloc (1741-1803), none released;
  • Thomas Love Peacock (1785-1866), 2 released; 1 cleared
  slshell says "Nightmare Abbey", has just been checked out for PP. Can the PP-er complete this for the birthday?

19th

  • Sir Thomas Browne (1605-1682), 1 released;
  • [James Henry] Leigh Hunt (1784-1859), none released; 1 cleared
   Thierry has a clearance on his Autobiography and will see if he can put it in the rounds for the B'day.
  • Fannie Hurst (1889- ), none released;
  slshell has scanned and OCR'ed "Humoresque", and "Star-Dust"; they will be available for proofing on the birthday.  
  • Vincas Kreve-Mickievicius (1882- ), none released;

20th

  • Thomas Hughes (1822-1896), 1 released; 2 cleared
  • Daniel Owen (1836- ), none released;
  • Arthur Rimbaud (1854-1891), none released;

21st

  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834), 8 released; 6 cleared
  Jon & Clytie:  Do you think his B'day would fit with your schedules for "The Complete Coleridge"? Would you need help?
  • Alphonse [Marie Louis de Prat] Lamartine (1790-1869), none released; 2 cleared (2002)

22nd

  • Ivan Bunin (1870-1953), none released; 1 in progress 1997

23rd

  • Robert [Seymour] Bridges (1844-1930), none released; 3 cleared

24th

25th

26th

27th

  • Enid Bagnold (1889- ), none released;
  slshell"The Happy Foreigner" has been scanned and OCR'ed, and will be available for proofing on the birthday. 

28th

  • Desiderius Erasmus (1466-1536), 1 released; 1 cleared

29th

  • James Boswell (1740-1795), 4 released; 1 cleared
  • Jean [Hippolyte] Giraudoux (1882-1944), none released;
  • Guillermo Valencia (1873- ), none released;

30th

  • Andre Marie de Chenier (1762-1794), none released;
  • Ezra [Weston Loomis] Pound (1885-1972), 1 released;
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751-1816), 4 released; 2 cleared
  • Paul Valery (1871- ), none released;

31st

  • John Evelyn (1620-1706), none released; 1 (old) cleared
  • John Keats (1795-1821), 2 released; 8 cleared
   Thierry reports that 2 volumes of Poetry and a biography can be in Verification by the beginning of October ... and it's likely that another biography and his Letters could make it for the end of October.
  • Oscar Wilde (1854-1900), 23 released;
   Thierry will have the Frank Harris biography ready for release by Oscar's B'day.