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Coulson Kernahan Collection

A description of the collection at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 9 Jan 2017

Biographical History

Coulson Kernahan (1858-1943) was an English novelist known for his fiction, and as the copy-editor of Oscar Wilde's 1891 version of The Picture of Dorian Gray.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Mayfield creation. English novelist. Majority seem to be related to Cyril Clemens and Mark Twain, however.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and remains in original order.


Access Restrictions:

The collection is currently unprocessed and not available for research. Please contact SCRC for more information.

Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Subject Headings


Kernahan, Coulson, 1858-1943.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Coulson Kernahan Collection,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information


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