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

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Epithet: Reverend; politician

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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

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creatorOf Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Autograph letter signed : London, to William Charles Macready, [1838 Mar. 13]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861. Elizabeth Barrett Browning collection of papers, 1764-[1973] bulk (1812-1883). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Browning, Robert, 1812-1889. Letter to [William Johnson Fox?] [s.l.] [1837 April ?]. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Correspondence of Leigh Hunt; 1807-1859. Paper; ff.451.Charles Ollier, publisher: Letters to Leigh Hunt: 1815-1858, n.d.includes:f. 1 Harriet Martineau: Letter to Leigh Hunt: 1851. ff. 4, 143, 187, 232, 234, 260, 313, 337, 378, 383 George Lillie Cra..., 1807-1859 British Library
referencedIn John Edward Gray papers, 1783-1884, 1783-1884 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn HONE PAPERS. Vol. XIII. Correspondence of William Hone, consisting chiefly of letters addressed to him, with a few from Hone himself; 1801-1840. In two parts (ff. 1-253, 254-497). The names of the writers are given in the Index. Ff. 497. Folio.includ..., 1801-1840 British Library
creatorOf Adams, Sarah Flower, 1805-1848. Nearer, my God, to thee : autograph manuscript signed, 1840 Nov. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873,. Autograph letters signed from William Charles Macready to various recipients [manuscript], 1817-1866. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Elliott, Ebenezer, 1781-1849. Autograph letter signed : Sheffield, to the Reverend William J. Fox, 1836 Jan. 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Robert Browning manuscript material : 171 items, 1835-1889 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
referencedIn Robert Browning collection of papers, 1835?]-1933, 1835?-1889 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Amy Hemenway collection of autographs, 1791-1873. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Correspondence of Leigh Hunt; 1807-1859. Paper; ff. 411.Charles Ollier, publisher: Letters to Leigh Hunt: 1815-1858, n.d.includes:f. 1 Charles Sneyd Edgeworth: Letter to Leigh Hunt: 1842. ff. 3-356 passim John Forster, biographer: Letters to Leigh H..., 1807-1859 British Library
referencedIn Vol. V (ff. 147). Letters from Dr Gamett to Miss Neale; 27 June 1903-27 Mar. 1906. Dr Garnett died 13 Apr. 1906. Preceding the letters (f. 1) is an account by Miss Neale of the circumstances in which she made the acquaintance of Dr Gamett. Included (... British Library
referencedIn Leigh Hunt manuscript material : 332 items, 1801-1859 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Mary Howitt letters and poems, 1832-1887. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Fox, W. J. (William Johnson), 1786-1864. William Johnson Fox manuscript material : 2 items, 1829 New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Fox, W. J. (William Johnson), 1786-1864. Letter to [?]. [s.l.]. 1851 Jan. 11. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Fox, W. J. (William Johnson), 1786-1864. Letter to V[incent] Novello. [London, Eng.]. 1839 Dec. 3. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859. Leigh Hunt manuscript material : 327 items, 1801-1859 New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Vol. IX. (III. ff. 296). 1835-1837.includes:ff. 13 b, 168, 170 Thomas Gibson: Correspondence with F. Place: 1835-1840. ff. 16 , 26 b, 60 b, 176 Henry Warburton, Secretary of the Geological Society, etc: Correspondence with F. Place: 1831-1842. ff...., 1835-1837 British Library
referencedIn Autograph File, F, 1447-1994. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Victorian poets, extra-illustrated. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Browning, Robert, 1812-1889. Robert Browning collection of papers, [1835?]-1933 bulk ([1835?]-1889). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Correspondence of Leigh Hunt; 1807-1859. Paper; ff. 363.includes:ff. 2, 4, 8, 9 John Hunt, journalist: Letters to, from C. Brown: 1825.: Drafts. ff. 2, 4, 8, 9 Charles Armitage Brown: Letters to J. Hunt: 1825.: Drafts. f. 6 Mary Sabilla Novello, wi..., 1807-1859 British Library
referencedIn Elizabeth Barrett Browning collection of papers, 1764-[1973, 1812-1883 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Autograph File, T, 1580-1975. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Robert Owen Collection, 1805-1858 National Co-operative Archive
creatorOf Adams, Sarah Flower, 1805-1848. Untitled poem inscribed to W.J.F. : autograph manuscript, 1841 Mar. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn PLACE PAPERS. Vol. XIII. (ff. 241). Miscellaneous papers, mostly by Francis Place; 1819-1839. They comprise:-(1) Reply to Lord Erskine's Defence of the Whigs; 1819. f. 2;-(2) Articles in the Trades' Newspaper , etc 1825-1827. Printed. f. 87;-(3) Let..., 1819-1839 British Library
creatorOf Browning, Robert, 1812-1889. Robert Browning manuscript material : 170 items, 1835-1889. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Adams, Sarah Flower, 1805-1848. person
associatedWith Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861. person
associatedWith Browning, Robert, 1812-1889. person
associatedWith Browning, Robert Wiedemann Barrett, 1849-1912 person
associatedWith Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. person
associatedWith Elliott, Ebenezer, 1781-1849. person
associatedWith Field, Letitia Kinder. person
associatedWith Gray, John Edward person
associatedWith Hemenway, Amy, collector. person
associatedWith Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. person
associatedWith Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859. person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
correspondedWith Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873, person
associatedWith Novello, Vincent,d1781-1861, person
associatedWith Owen, Robert., 1777-1858 person
associatedWith Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908 person
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Chalk, Kent
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Periodical editors--correspondence
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Birth 1786-03-01

Death 1864-06-03

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