Philips, Ambrose, 1674-1749

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referencedIn TOWNSHEND PAPERS. Vol. IX. Correspondence of Horatio Walpole [lst Baron Walpole of Wolterton, 1756], as secretary to Charles Townshend, 2nd Viscount Townshend, Plenipotentiary at the Hague; 4 May, 1709-31 July, 1710. Paper; ff. 365.Horatio Walpole, 1... British Library
referencedIn Sherwin, J. K. (John Keyse), 1751-1790. Engravings of Elizabeth White Hartley in The distrest mother, [1782]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn A collection of old ballads, [1720s]. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. Autograph letter signed J. Swift to [Mr. Philips] September 14, 1708. Wellesley College
creatorOf Hope, A. D. (Alec Derwent), 1907-. Dunciad minimus [manuscript] : an heroic poem / A.D. Hope. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Steele, Richard, Sir, 1672-1729. Autograph letter signed : London, to Ambrose Philips, 1713 Apr. 29. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf ROYAL MUSIC COLLECTION. G.F. Handel: Ode for Queen Anne’s Birthday (on a text by Ambrose Philips) (Eternal source of light divine, HWV 74); 1713. Autograph. (Händel-Gesellschaft XLVIa; Hallische Händel-Ausgabe I/6, 1962). For copies see R.M.19.e.1., ..., 1713 British Library
referencedIn LEAKE PAPERS. Vol. XIV (ff. 22). Collections of J. M. Leake, comprising letters, memorials, etc., addressed to the Lords of the Treasury, formerly inserted at the end of the preceding volume but not included in the contents list; 1691-1723, n.d. Writ..., 1691-1723 British Library
creatorOf Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719. Autograph letter signed : postmarked Rugby, to Ambrose Philips, 1713 Nov. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Hope, A. D. (Alec Derwent), 1907-. Dunciad minimus : an heroic poem / by A.D. Hope ; profusely annotated by A.A.P. and A.P., 1950. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823. Autograph manuscript of Kemble's parts in 34 plays in the hand of John Philip Kemble [manuscript], 1783-1805. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Philips, Ambrose, 1674-1749. Ambrose Philips letter to Thomas Tickell : Dublin : ALS, 1736 Aug. 21. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Trigg, Thomas. A common place book. University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Commonplace book, circa 1748-1761. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
creatorOf COLLECTION OF PASTORAL AND TOPOGRAPHICAL POEMS, 1628-circa 1714. Copies, circa but after 1739. Partly printed and engraved. Besides some longer works, listed below, the collection includes pieces by Dryden (ff. 87v-89), Roscommon (ff. 80v-83v), John ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxix. (ff. 552). Home Correspondence Jan.-Apr. 1748.George II of England: Correspondence of the Duke of Newcastle, Sec. of State, etc.: 1727 -1760.: Diplomatic.includes:ff.1, 18, 29, 44, 63, 96, 139 Charles Bennet, Lord Ossulstone, afterwards 2... British Library
referencedIn Vol. viii. (ff. 486). Home Correspondence Jan.-13 July 1740.George II of England: Correspondence of the Duke of Newcastle, Sec. of State, etc.: 1727 -1760.: Diplomatic.includes:f. 1 Nicholas Fowler: Petition to the Duke of Newcastle: 1740. f. 3 Tho... British Library
creatorOf ROYAL MUSIC COLLECTION. G.F. Handel: Ode for Queen’s Anne Birthday (First line; "Eternal source of light divine"); [HWV 74] circa 1765. Copy. (Händel-Gesellschaft XLVIa). Full score. Prefixed to the Ode is the Concerto Grosso, Op. III, No 4 (H-G. XXI..., approximately 1765 British Library
referencedIn BAX COLLECTION. Vol. LIII. Early songs; 1900-1905. ff. i+47. Largest size 365 x 265. 1. ff. 1-6. 'Wanting is – what' (words, Robert Browning); 1900. 2. ff. 7-8. 'To daffodils' (words, Robert Herrick); 1900. 3. ff. 9-12. 'A Serenade of Spring-time' ; ..., 1895-1907 British Library
creatorOf Ashurst, Benjamin. Letters from Benjamin Ashurst and William Ayerst, and related item : mss., 1712-1713. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Commonplace book, [circa 1730-1750]. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Binns, Thomas. A collection of poems vol. III [Commonplace book]; Liverpool, 1793. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Vol. III (ff. i + 207). This includes a letter signed by William Cobbett, 1801 (f. 55), and copies of letters from Sterne and Swift (ff. 178, 185). For the names of authors, publishers, etc., see the Index to this catalogue; and for the titles of lit..., 1801 British Library
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associatedWith Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719. person
associatedWith Ashurst, Benjamin. person
associatedWith Binns, Thomas. person
associatedWith Hope, A. D. (Alec Derwent), 1907- person
associatedWith Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823. person
associatedWith Sherwin, J. K. (John Keyse), 1751-1790. person
associatedWith Steele, Richard, Sir, 1672-1729. person
associatedWith Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. person
associatedWith Tickell, Thomas, 1685-1740. person
associatedWith Trigg, Thomas. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Canterbury, Province of, Kent
Hamburg, Germany
Carolina, State of, U.S.A.
Almenara, Spain
Dover, Kent
Northumberland, England
Perth, Perthshire


Birth 1674

Death 1749-06-18





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