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Series 2: Letters to Ernst Robert Curtius [series]:
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Aragon, Louis, to E.R.Curtius
ALS in German about the poor reception of his poetry in France: "Ich schwore Ihnen, [dass] kein franzosicher Kritik, dem ich mein Buch gesendet habe, mir ein einfaches Dankwort geschrieben hat". Offers to send Curtius a copy of "Feu de Joie": "Ich würde zufrieden sein, es Ihnen [zu] senden. Hier aber, hielt man es für unverständliches Pathos, und dafür wage ich nicht selbt diese Jugend- (was sage ich?), [diese] Kindheit-Gedichte jemandem zu geben."

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Aragon, Louis, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French ("Je crois, Monsieur, que bous ne goûtez guere mes manieres de lyceen avec la langue allemande") about his detestation of "literary nationalism."

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Bainville, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Bardoux, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Baroja, Pio, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in Spanish.

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Beach, Sylvia, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in English, about James Joyce (his recent books and problems with his eyes.)

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Beach, Sylvia, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in English, about James Joyce (his recent books and problems with his eyes.)

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Benoist-Mechin , Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French. B-M. offers to meet in Marburg, rather than France; he's ashamed of the decadence of his country, doesn't want to wear the French uniform when they meet.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French about Claudel, Valery, Proust. "France can still produce men like Valery, but not a Rimbaud or a Lenin."

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: "La France est un vieux pays pourri de litterature et de bourgeoisie"

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Benoist-Mechin, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French ("Vous conservez un heritage de piete et de dignite intellectuelles... Le traîner jusqu'à l'autre rive peut-il exceder vos forces, si vous savez que sur l'autre rive, tant d'êtres vous attendent et vous saluent?")

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Blanche, Jacques-Emile, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Blanche, Jacques-Emile, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French. Mostly about Marcel Proust.

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Blanche, Jacques-Emile, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French. About literary critique, Gide, Du Bos...

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Boillot, Felix, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Bourdet, Claude, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Bourdet, Claude, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in German, written after the passing of his mother [Catherine Pozzi]: "Ja, wir werden Freunde bleiben."

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Bourdet, Claude, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in German, about publishing Catherine Pozzi's poem "Peau d'âme" and the situation in Europe ("dass die Flucht von Hass, von Dummheit und Kulturvernichtung sich nähert, dass sie fast schon da ist, quelle tristesse!")

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Bremond, Abbe Henri, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Bremond, Abbe Henri, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Brunschvicg, Leon, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, annotated by Curtius in German: "von Brunschvigg [sic], über "Essai sur la France" aufheben!"

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Cocteau, Jean, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, about the death of Radiguet and the alleged misperception of his work in France ("La France qui juge vite me croit saltimbanque.")

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Cocteau, Jean, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Cocteau, Jean, to E.R. Curtius
Telegram in French.

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Crevel, Rene, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, mostly about "the Americanization of Europe."

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Crevel, Rene, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, mostly about his writing projects.

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Crevel, Rene, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: writing projects; Paul Eluard reads Proust.

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Crevel, Rene, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: "J'aime vos compliments, mais pas ce que vous dites de la Revolution... Notre capitalisme, nos nationalisme, le ridicule pan-europeanisme à la Coudenhove-Kalergi ont fait leur preuve. Votre Hitler, notre Action Française se valent -- ne valent pas cher. Si vous avez une minute, dites-moi pourquoi vous traitez ainsi la Revolution. Je ne crois pas au liberalisme."

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Desjardins, Paul, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Evrard, Eugene, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Friess, Ruth [wife of Horace L. Friess], to E.R. Curtius
ALS in English.

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Gide, Andre , to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: a friendly arranging to meet Curtius in Paris; he will not see him at the gathering arranged by "Charlie D.B." [Charles Du Bos], because he will be in Cuverville for his wedding anniversary ; he therefore invites Curtius and his wife to have tea on another day, rue Vaneau, with "Mme Theo [van Rysselberghe]". Gide asks Curtius to give him a phone call "in the morning before 11AM."

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Green, Julien, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Green, Julien, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Green, Julien, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Gremillon, Jean, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Lyautey, Ines, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Lyautey, Ines, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Maritain, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: the practice of philosophy, the disciples, Thomas Aquinas...

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Maritain, Jacques, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Dante, Barres...

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Massignon, Louis, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, about "L'Essai sur la France."

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Morand, Paul, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, about "L'Essai sur la France."

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Nathan, Roger ["L'Europe Nouvelle"], to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, about "L'Essai sur la France."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, about the concept of European culture.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, about the concept of European culture.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, about her literary career ("Je n'ai pas de salon, parce que je n'ai pas de diplomatie.") and her interest in the sciences.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, about languages, the process of learning...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, about creation, dream, the universe...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: New Year greetings, their friendship...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: their friendship, Rome and Curtius as "a Roman" ("Adieu, tu, Romane!").

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: invitation to go together in Dordogne; the relative importance of France and Germany ("On voit tres bien que toutes les aventures spirituelles les plus hardies et les plus gênantes pour la collectivite paraissent partir d'Allemagne... Luther est allemand. Nietzsche est allemand . Cette sorte de volonte d'atteindre quelque chose qui transcende, et de l'atteindre envers et contre tout, et de detruire pour cela, s'il le faut, tout le reste, c'est allemand.")

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: personalism, freedom...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, containing fragments of a poetic essay.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French and German: their literary friendship.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
Prose poem in German.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: her social status and social obligations in Paris.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, with a photographic portrait of C. Pozzi and Paul Valery, and by two original watercolors by C. Pozzi, showing her country house in Provence.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Curtius's "Balzac," the "scientific nature" of his work ; with a picture of C. Pozzi as "Seraphitus."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French about her social life in Paris.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: philosophical considerations.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Hofmannstahl; the political opinions of her son Claude Bourdet ("J'ai un fils de dix-neuf ans. Il est tres jeune-français d'aujourd'hui; assez americanise... travaillant à Zürich et donc en allemand... d'Action Française avec passion... C'est un fait que la jeunesse va en masse à l'A.F. ou au communisme") and her own ("Le rapprochement franco-allemand ne se fera pas par la Republique [mais] par une politique de droite et par une diplomatie d'Ancien regime.")

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French and English: Baden; her mood and feelings.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: the nature of their friendship.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
Tapuscript in French.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: "L'ecriture, c'est l'etat le moins acceptable aux techniciens [...] Oui, c'est l'etat [de] pythie."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, "envoye des hyper-mondes" (sic).

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: poems in French, German, and Italian.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: nature, science, plus corrections on a tatuscript.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: sonnet addressed by Curtius to C. Pozzi, with her follow-up in verses.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: flowers and insects.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French about Maurice Barres.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: about the possibility of translating poems by Stefan George (at Paulhan's request.)

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Paulhan's "betrayal."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Rene Schwob, Charles Du Bos...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Curtius's next sojourn in France.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Curtius's marriage; Andre Siegfried, Edouard Bourdet, Maurice Barres.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Curtius's marriage; Gide.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: their friendship, journalism.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French about her readings and correspondence.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Proust, Bernard Groethuysen.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: literary honors ("On ne donnerait plus le Prix Nobel à Dante.")

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: review of Curtius's book in "Le Figaro." With an undated postcard on the same subject.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French, containing a handwritten poem by her, "Nova."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French (postcard from Vence.)

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Edouard Bourdet, James Joyce, France-Allemagne.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: annotated and corrected proofs for "Un Manuel de civilisation française."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Claude Bourdet and the International Congress of Students in Paris.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Europe, China.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Paulhan's decision not to hire her as scientific journalist for the "NRF."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Herrad von Landsberg.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: reception of Curtius in France.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Sieburg's "Dieu est-il français ?" (Grasset, 1930)

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Sieburg's "Dieu est-il français ?" (Grasset, 1930); project of an interview of Andre Siegfried titled "Contre l'Amerique!"; France and Germany.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: health problems; Vence.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: body and soul; Diderot and Montaigne.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French about Gnosticism and Christianism ("Nous sommes catholiques, ER!")

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: the spirit of the Middle Ages and the present time.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: news of her son Claude; her readings: Racine, Corneille.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French and English. With a poem in German, "Todwasser," composed by her son Claude Bourdet.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in German and French.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in German: vacations in Vence and in the Alps.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French and German: "Comment ne verrais-je pas l'Allemagne à travers vous? Elle vous a fait. Sa jeunesse vous lit et vous ecoute..."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: writings and readings (Jules Romains, Stefan George); friendship with Marie Kiener; her Italian origins.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: her translations of Lucretius.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: relation of a dinner with the Nietzsche scholar [and Nazi sympathiser] Friedrich Würzbach and Rene Schwob, "le Boswell de Gide."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: St Paul, Maritain...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Tibullus, Colette...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Andre Siegfried, Italy...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French about metaphysics.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: philosophy and science.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: her writings and interest in science.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: the death of her mother.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: "Suivre votre travail aura ete le dernier plaisir d'un certain moi applique au monde."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: her travels in Europe.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: despair.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French and German: her property in Dordogne.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in German.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Proust, Benda...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: the task of the cleric, the importance of erudition...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: chronology and style.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in German: news from the house, her son...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in German: considerations about life, the animals...

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French ("Vous voulez que je vous ecrive en français"): her mood and writings.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: their correspondence; Curtius's "Balzac."

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French and ancient Greek: her friends in Paris (Abel Bonnard, Jacques Maritain); the correspondence with Rilke.

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Pozzi, Catherine, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: "Je vais entreprendre de vous ecrire avec un stylo casse." Annotated by Curtius: "letzter Brief."

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Rambaud, Henri, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Balzac, Stendhal, Valery; Curtius's "Essai sur la France."

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Schlumberger, Jean, to Ilse Curtius
ALS in French: condolences.

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Thibaudet, Albert, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French about Curtius's essay on Balzac: "Vous avez fait de la critique creatrice, celle qui s'impose quand on a à parler d'un createur comme Balzac."

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Thibaudet, Albert, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: Bergson; Decade de Pontigny.

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Thibaudet, Albert, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: sojourns of young French intellectuals (incl. Armand Berard) in Heidelberg, Germany, at Curtius's invitation.

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Thibaudet, Albert, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French: notions of literary critique.

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Thibaudet, Albert to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French about their respective publications.

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Valery, Jeannie, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French.

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Valery, Paul, to E.R. Curtius
ALS in French. Responding to a pressing request made by Curtius to employ German scholars who would otherwise be facing persecution by the Nazi regime, Paul Valery explains why, in his capacity as the general administrator of the "Centre Universitaire Mediterraneen" in Nice, he is unfortunately unable to do anything : his authority is limited by government regulations as well as by financial constraints; an academic center is not a university, and therefore can offer only lectures to visiting faculty, not regular teaching; there are no professorial chairs, unless foreign governments wish to endow them, etc.