Fox, W. J. (William Johnson), 1786-1864

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Dates:
Birth 1786-03-01
Death 1864-06-03

Biographical notes:

Epithet: Reverend; politician

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000215.0x00000d

Epithet: of Add MS 35150

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000215.0x00000b

William Johnson Fox, English preacher, politician, and journal editor. He was the editor of The Monthly Repository from 1827 to 1836, during which time he nurtured the writing career of Harriet Martineau, and was one of the first critics to recognize the promise of poets Tennyson and Browning.

From the description of William Johnson Fox manuscript material : 2 items, 1829 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 225914861

Epithet: of Add MS 38109

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000215.0x00000c

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Subjects:

  • Periodical editors--correspondence

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Places:

  • Great Britain (as recorded)
  • Chalk, Kent (as recorded)