Cambridge, Richard Owen, 1717-1802

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Richard Owen Cambridge, English poet and essayist. Friend of Horace Walpole, Cambridge charictaristically wrote light verse, such as his Scribleriad (1751), and his Spenserian parody, Archimage (published posthumously).

From the description of Richard Owen Cambridge manuscript material : 1 item, ca. 1790 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 80787244

From the guide to the Richard Owen Cambridge manuscript material : 1 item, ca. 1790, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.)

English author.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [Twickenham], to [Edmond Malone], [1792] Feb. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133691

Richard Owen Cambridge (1717-1802), British poet and essayist.

Elizabeth Montagu (1720-1800), British author and literary hostess.

From the description of Letter : to Elizabeth Montagu, 29 July [1785?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702203194

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referencedIn Garrick, David, 1717-1779. Garrick to Cambridge [manuscript], [1770]. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Cambridge, Richard Owen, 1717-1802. Cambridge to Garrick [manuscript], [1770]. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Cambridge, George Owen, 1756-1841. George Owen Cambridge manuscript material : 1 item, 1808 New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Cambridge, Richard Owen, 1717-1802. Autograph letter signed : [Twickenham], to [Edmond Malone], [1792] Feb. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Johnsonian Miscellanies, extra-illustrated, 1538-1900 (inclusive);, 1738-1866 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Cambridge, Richard Owen, 1717-1802. Letter : to Elizabeth Montagu, 29 July [1785?]. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
referencedIn Extra-illustrated Life of Nollekens, 1708-1875, 1768-1836 Yale Center for British Art
creatorOf Richard Owen Cambridge manuscript material : 1 item, ca. 1790 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
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
creatorOf Cambridge, Richard Owen, 1717-1802,. Autograph letter initialled from Richard Owen Cambridge to Mrs. Garrick [manuscript], [1787-1802?] Sunday. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Cambridge, Richard Owen, 1717-1802. Richard Owen Cambridge manuscript material : 1 item, ca. 1790 New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Cambridge, Charlotte, 1746-1823,. Autograph letter signed from C. Cambridge to Mrs. Garrick [manuscript], [ca. 1803] Saturday the 16th. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn George Owen Cambridge manuscript material : 1 item, 1808 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
referencedIn Johnsonian Miscellanies, extra-illustrated, 1538-1900 (inclusive);, 1738-1866 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Letters of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., collected and edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1413-1900 (inclusive), 1775-1839 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Cambridge, Richard Owen, 1717-1802. Cambridge to Garrick [manuscript], [1770]. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Cambridge, Richard Owen, 1717-1802. Ranelagh Gardens, 1746-1805 : a collection of views, portraits, tickets, song-books, music, advertisements &c. chronologically arranged. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
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associatedWith Baretti, Giuseppe Marco Antonio, 1719-1789. person
associatedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Cambridge, Charlotte, 1746-1823, person
associatedWith Cambridge, George Owen, 1756-1841. person
associatedWith Garrick, David, 1717-1779 person
correspondedWith Garrick, Eva Maria, 1724-1822 person
correspondedWith Hill, George Birkbeck Norman, 1835-1903 person
correspondedWith Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 person
associatedWith Lovibond, Edward, 1724-1775. person
associatedWith Malone, Edmond, 1741-1812, person
associatedWith Montagu, Mrs. (Elizabeth), 1720-1800. person
associatedWith Porteus, Beilby, 1731-1809 person
associatedWith Upcott, William, 1779-1845 person
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Poets, English--19th century--Correspondence
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Birth 1717-02-14

Death 1802-09-17

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