Title: Vinton A. Dearing Reproductions of Eighteenth Century Imprints,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1954-1979
Collection number: 1232
Dearing, Vinton A. (Vinton Adams), 1920-
16 boxes (8 linear ft.)
University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
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Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
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Provenance/Source of Acquisition
Gift of Vinton Dearing, 1979.
[Identification of item], Vinton A. Dearing Reproductions of Eighteenth Century Imprints (Collection 1232). Department of
Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
Dearing was born on July 30, 1920 in San Francisco, California; AB (1940), AM (1942), and Ph.D (1949), Harvard University;
from instructor to associate professor of English literature (1949-63), then professor of English and Computer Applications
in Literature, UCLA; in 1954 became co-editor of
The Works of John Dryden; publications include
A manual of textual analysis (1959),
Prelimdi: a computer program for making preliminary diagrams in textual criticism (1974),
Principles and practice of textual analysis (1974), and
Poetry and prose of John Gay (editor, 1974).
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Dearing, Vinton A. (Vinton Adams), 1920- --Archives.
University of California, Los Angeles. Dept. of English--Faculty--Archival resources.
Literature teachers--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.