Reynolds Price: A Life in Arts & Letters


Unless otherwise noted, all materials are drawn from the Reynolds Price papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

  • Blackburn, William. Letter to Reynolds Price. 28 August 1956. Enclosed were a program and ticket to a performance of Samson Agonistes in Edinburgh.
  • Botticelli, Sandro. Portrait of a Young Man. c. 1480-85. The National Gallery, London.
  • Clear Pictures. Program. 18 March 1994.
  • Conroy, Pat. Letter to Reynolds Price. 22 May 1989.
  • Eudora Welty and Reynolds Price with an unidentified student, Duke Chapel. 1955.
  • Freeman, Jon, et al. “10 New Country Artists You Need to Know: April 2017.” Rolling Stone (April 2017) 13 June 2017.
  • John Milton. Plaster bust. On loan from the private collection of William S. Price, Jr.
  • John Milton. Marble bust on pedestal. On loan from the Department of English, Duke University.
  • Milton’s Cottage Chalfont St Giles. The Kitchen. Buckinghamshire postcard, undated.
  • Milton, John. Complete Poems and Major Prose. Ed. Merritt Y. Hughes. NY: The Odyssey Press, 1957. On loan from the private collection of William S. Price, Jr.
  • Milton, John. The history of Britain. London : Printed by J. M[acock] for James Allestry, at the Rose and Crown in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1670.
  • Milton, John. Paradise Lost : poem in ten books. London: Printed by S. Simmons, and are to be sold by T. Helder, at the Angel in Little Brittain, 1669.
  • Milton, John. Paradise Lost : a poem in twelve books. London : Printed by S. Simmons The second edition, revised and augmented / by the same author, 1674.
  • Price, Edward Reynolds. “The Use of the Chorus in Samson Agonistes.” Thesis. Merton College, Oxford, 1957.
  • Price, Reynolds. Drawing, John the Baptist. On loan from the private collection of William S. Price, Jr.
  • Price, Reynolds. Drawing, Death Mask of Napoleon. On loan from the private collection of William S. Price, Jr.
  • Price, Reynolds. “RE: bronze.” E-mail to Kyle Tortora, Lotus Sculpture. 13 August 2004.
  • Price, Reynolds. Scrapbook. From Scrapbook pages of clippings, some poems.
  • The Ravenstree Company. Invoice. Addressed to Professor Reynolds Price. 3 January 1979.
  • Shiva. Brass sculpture. On loan from the private collection of Memsy Price.
  • Price, Reynolds. Scrapbook, 1952.
  • Price, Reynolds. From Notes and manuscripts on Milton’s and other literary works.
  • Price, Reynolds. A Long and Happy Life autograph manuscript in notebook, 21 October 1958.
  • Price, Reynolds. A Long and Happy Life typescript draft with autograph corrections, 1961.
  • Reynolds Price and Eudora Welty. Photograph. 1985.
  • Set of “Meet the Professor,” ABC television network. Left to right: William Blackburn, Fred Chappell, William Styron, Reynolds Price, Mac Hyman. 3 February 1963.
  • Spender, Stephen. Letter to Reynolds Price. 9 December 1956.
  • Stephen Spender and Reynolds Price, London. Photograph by Matthew Spender. 1957.
  • Styron, William. Letter to Reynolds Price. 18 May 1956.
  • Updike, John. Letter to Reynolds Price. 19 November 1986.
  • Welty, Eudora, Anne Tyler, Fred Chappell, James Dickey. For Reynolds Price: 1 February 1983. Privately Printed, [Winston-Salem], 1983.
  • Welty, Eudora. Letter to Reynolds Price. 25 July 1968.
  • William Blackburn, Photograph. 1958.

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