In August 2012, Professor Robert Boyer, Dr. Robert Boyer, Professor Emeritus of English, St. Norbert College, donated his personal collection of Lloyd Alexander's published works. The collection also includes correspondences between Boyer and Alexander, including Christmas cards and letters. Lloyd Alexander had been a very successful author in young adult fantasy literature. His works include, "Time Cat," "Chronicles of Prydain," and the "Golden Dreams of Carlo Chuchio."

In January 2014, Robert Boyer, emeritus professor of English at St. Norbert College,donated his W.H. Auden collection to the Miriam B. and James J. Mulva Library archives at the college. The collection includes Auden's published works, and correspondence between Boyer and the author's fellow student, Herbert Howarth.

Herbert Howarth was Boyer's teacher and dissertation director at the University of Pennsylvania. Howarth attended Oxford University where he was tutored by the same tutor of W. H. Auden, Nevill Coghill. Coghill had been the tutor of Auden ten years before Howarth for his post doctorate work.


Browse The Dr. Boyer Lloyd Alexander and W.H. Auden Collections:

Dr. Boyer's Auden Correspondence

J. R. R. Tolkien Collection

Lloyd Alexander Collection: Christmas Cards, Illustrations, and other Writings

W. H. Auden Collection