University of Delaware Library

Sherry, James.

"In Case" : manuscript

circa 1981

Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F825

Creator: Sherry, James.

Title: "In Case" : manuscript

Inclusive Dates: circa 1981

Extent: 1 item (34 pp.)

Abstract: One typescript photocopy of American poet James Sherry's thirty-four page manuscript, "In Case."

Language: Materials entirely in English.


MSS 099, F825, James Sherry "In Case" : manuscript, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099


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Purchase, May 2008.


Processed and encoded by Anita Wellner, May 2008.

The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

American poet James Sherry was born on December 30, 1946, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His published work includes Part Songs, In Case, Converses, and Popular Fiction.


The Brooklyn Rail. "Publisher James Sherry in conversation with Farnoosh Fathi, October 2004." (accessed June 11, 2008).

Roof Books. "Roof Books Authors; James Sherry." (accessed May 20, 2008).

Scope and Content Note

The collection comprises one typescript photocopy of James Sherry's thirty-four page manuscript, "In Case."

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Topical Terms
Poets, American---20th century--Sources.
American Poetry--20th century--Sources.
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Detailed Contents List

James Sherry "In Case", circa 1981   [Box 55 F825]