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John Mackay Shaw collection of Childhood in poetry in the Florida State University Library.

C. E. Tanzy

John Mackay Shaw collection of Childhood in poetry in the Florida State University Library.

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Published by [Florida State University] in Tallahassee .
Written in English

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  • Shaw, John MacKay.

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    ContributionsFlorida State University. Library.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination220-233 p.
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16613222M

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Title [Untitled book of poems]. Date IssuedIdentifierFSU_PRU, fsu John MacKay Shaw () was a Scottish-born American businessman and philanthropist who collected works of British and American poetry related to the theme of childhood.

His collection of over 5, first and rare editions of major poets, Victorian gift books, children’s periodicals, and reference works was donated to FSU Libraries and. Upon retirement inShaw gave his collection of almost 6, volumes to Florida State University (FSU) Libraries.

For the next 25 years, Shaw went to the library daily to study, write, and talk about his books. He continued adding to his collection. Shaw died in Tallahassee, Florida on Ma childhood in poetry: a catalogue, with biographical and critical annotations, of the books of english and american poets comprising the shaw childhood in poetry collection in the library of the florida state university.

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Library.]. Dr. Teri Abstein’s Spring Museum Object class, in collaboration with FSU's Special Collections & Archives, is pleased to present its exhibit, John MacKay Shaw: The Man Behind the Collection. Shaw was born in Scotland and immigrated to the United States as a teen.

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The Claude Pepper Library, located in the Claude. About this Item: Friends of the Library/Florida State University, Hardcover. Condition: New. Special Edition. 28 pp. 4 x After donating almost 6, books to FSU (and having Gale Research in Detroit publish the five-volume set "Childhood in Poetry" based on his collection), Shaw continued to collect and talk about his passion.

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Florida State University Library boasts the Collection of Childhood in Poetry, the gift of John Mackay Shaw, a former executive of the American Telephone and Telegraph Company. The collection continues to grow under Mr. Shaw's direction and now numbers more t volumes ofEnglish and American poetry written for and about children.

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