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James Branch Cabell (1879-1958)

This research guide has biographical and bibliographical information about the namesake of Virginia Commonwealth University's Library: James Branch Cabell.


The American Spectator was a literary magazine edited by G.J. Nathan, Ernest Boyd, Theodore Dreiser, James Branch Cabell and Eugene O'Neill, characterized above. 1932-1937 was the run with these original editors.

The Manuscript Collections at VCU

Special Collections and Archives are honored to have wonderful primary resources in the form of manuscript collections. These manuscript collections contain letters, photographs, books, personal memorabilia and many other useful components for the study of James Branch Cabell.

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