Kippis, Andrew, 1725-1795

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British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000695.0x000206

Biographer and author. See Dictionary of National Biography, v. XXXI, p. 1995-1997.

From the description of The life of Captain James Cook (with five letters tipped in) [manuscript]. 1763-1819. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225829977

Andrew Kippis, Presbyterian minister and biographer. Kippis was one of William Godwin's tutors at Hoxton Academy, and in 1784 recommended the Robinson firm hire Godwin to help compile the New Annual Register.

From the description of Andrew Kippis manuscript material : 1 item, 1795 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 508790981

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creatorOf Kippis, Andrew, 1725-1795. Autograph letter signed : Suydenham, to Rev. Joshua Toulmin, 1780 Sept. 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797. A series of autograph letters to his friend Rev. Dr. Lort concerning Thomas Chatterton and his spurious writings; also in vindication of himself, / Horace Walpole, Lord Orford, 1788-1789. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
referencedIn Donald Hyde and Mary Hyde Eccles Autograph Collection, 1505-1957 (inclusive), 1702-1854 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Kippis, Andrew, 1725-1795. Formal note : to Mr. Edwards, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Clarke, Levi Hubbard, 1782-1840. Shorthand miscellany collection, ca. 1660-ca. 1946. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn The life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. : including a journal of a tour to the Hebrides, extra-illustrated, 1711-1834 (inclusive). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Kippis, Andrew, 1725-1795. The life of Captain James Cook (with five letters tipped in) [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn (XVI. ff. 321). Oct. 1782-July, 1783.includes:ff. 1, 9, 18, 45, 54, 71, 126, 127, 134, 145, 148-150, 167, 168, 172, 237, 253, 274, 281, 285, 294, 296, 311 George Aust, Under Secretary: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1778-1789. ff. 2, 220, 222, 2... British Library
referencedIn (XIII. ff. 377). Sept. 1780-June, 1781.includes:f. 1 William de Grey, Solicitor General: Letter to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1780. f. 3 Sir John Dick, Consul at Leghorn, etc: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1780-1782. ff. 5, 32 Thomas Villiers, 1s... British Library
referencedIn (XII. ff. 279). Sept. 1779-Aug. 1780.includes:ff. 1, 2, 5, 6, 11, 39, 41, 51, 55, 59-65, 68, 76, 79, 187, 189, 194, 195, 212, 243, 254, 256, 266, 268 George Aust, Under Secretary: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1778-1789. ff. 4, 231, 248 Charles... British Library
creatorOf Kippis, Andrew, 1725-1795. Original evidence of Dr. Kippis' misrepresentation of American Congress, respecting Captain James Cook, 1795. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn (X. ff. 307). July, 1777-July, 1778.includes:ff. 1, 2 William Petty, 2nd Earl of Shelburne; 1st Marquess of Lansdowne; formerly Fitzmaurice: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1768 -1787. f. 3 George Maddison, Under.-Secretary of State: Letters to ... British Library
creatorOf Kippis, Andrew, 1725-1795. Andrew Kippis manuscript material : 1 item, 1795 New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820. Letters and papers [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Kippis, Andrew, 1725-1795. Fair copy of an essay upon the harmony and variety of the English heroic verse; lectures on chronology by Andrew Kippis [manuscript], ca. 1775. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn (XXI. ff. 343). Jan. 1787-Jan. 1790.includes:f. 1 Henry Pelham: Letter to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1787. ff. 3, 146, 239, 301 Colonel Thomas Pownall, MP; Governor of Massachusetts and S Carolina: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1778-1789. ff. 5-1... British Library
referencedIn (XI. ff. 310). Aug. 1778-Aug. 1779.includes:ff. 1, 41, 58, 75, 81 Welbore Ellis, 1st Baron Mendip 1794; Secretary at War: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1762-1782. ff. 4, 6, 14, 208, 212, 213, 236 William Fraser, Under Secretary of State: Letter... British Library
referencedIn Johnsonian Miscellanies, extra-illustrated, 1538-1900 (inclusive);, 1738-1866 (bulk). Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Adams, John, 1735-1826. person
associatedWith Adams, Samuel, 1722-1803. person
associatedWith Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820. person
associatedWith Belknap, Jeremy, 1744-1798. person
associatedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Cook, James, 1728-1779. person
associatedWith G. G. and J. Robinson (Paternoster Row, London, England) corporateBody
associatedWith Godwin, William, 1756-1836 person
correspondedWith Hill, George Birkbeck Norman, 1835-1903 person
associatedWith Lansdowne, Henry Petty-FitzMaurice Marquis of, 1780-1863 person
associatedWith Madison, James, 1751-1836. person
associatedWith Massachusetts Historical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Palliser, Hugh, Sir, 1723-1796 person
associatedWith Sandwich, John Montagu, Earl of, 1718-1792 person
associatedWith Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824. person
associatedWith Toulmin, Joshua, person
associatedWith Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797. person
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Great Britain
Ireland, Europe
Great Britain
Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany
United States
Bonn, Germany
Ireland, Europe
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Heroic verse, English--Early works to 1800--Manuscripts
Chronology--Early works to 1800--Manuscripts
Clergy--18th century--Correspondence
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Birth 1725-03-28

Death 1795-10-08

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