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Encyclopedia > Alfred Knopf

Alfred A. Knopf (September 12, 1892 _ August 11, 1984) was a leading American publisher of the 20th century. His contemporaries included the likes of Bennett Cerf and Donald Klopfer, and (of the previous generation) Frank Nelson Doubleday, J. Henry Harper and Henry Holt.

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Alfred A. Knopf Inc., William A. Koshland Files (743 words)
He was president of Knopf from 1966, chairman in 1973, and chairman emeritus until his death in 1997.
Correspondence to and from Alfred and Blanche Knopf is found throughout.
Of note is the exchange of correspondence between Koshland and the Knopfs during the war years, 1942-1945 wherein news of the war and activities at the firm were exchanged.
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