Papers pertaining to Rex Warner

Papers pertaining to Rex Warner

Dates: 1946-1956

The Papers pertaining to Rex Warner include a copy of Greek Horizons to which Rex Warner was a contributor, an envelope with newspaper clippings and a typed copy of highlights relating to Rex Warner in French, a typed draft of "Prometheus Bound" written by Rex Warner, and an original drawing for the cover of Rex Warner's "Men of Stones" by Holland. Rex Warner graduated from Oxford, was an English author who wrote allegories concerning problems with power as well as well as historical novels, and a classical scholar noted for his translations to Greek and Latin. He was born in 1905 in England and died in 1986.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.05 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS 6251
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Papers pertaining to Rex Warner must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 6251; Papers pertaining to Rex Warner; 20th Century Western and Mormon Americana; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6251, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1989.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1989.
Related Material
The Greek philosophers; Mark B 171 .W35 1986. Men of Athens; the story of fifth century Athens; DF 275 .W33. The stories of the Greeks : Men and gods, Greeks and Trojans, The vengeance of the gods ; PR 6045 .A78 S76 1967. Prometheus bound;1965 no.8. Men and gods / Rex Warner; BL 782 .W35 1959. La chasse à l'oie sauvage; PR 6045 .A78 .W5614 1954. The vengeance of the gods; PR 6045 .A78 V45 1954. Eternal Greece; PR 6045 .A78 E83 1953. Greeks and Trojans; DF 221 .T8 W3 1953. Men of stones : a melodrama First edition; PR 6045 .A78 M46 1950. The achievement of Rex Warner McLeod, A. L. (Alan Lindsey), 1928-; PR 6045 .A78 Z75 1969.
Subject Terms
Warner, Rex, 1905-1986; Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Authors, English--20th century; Literature
Processing Information
Processed; Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator; 2008.
Appraisal Information
20th Century Western and Mormon Americana because his writings made an influence in the west.
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Finding Aid Title
Warner (Rex), papers pertaining to
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Katie Connors, student processor; John Murphy, curator; 2008
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:02-0600
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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts