Huggins, William, 1696-1761

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William Huggins (1696-1761) of Headley Park in Hampshire, England was an early translator of Italian works into English. He published a translation of Lodovico Ariosto's Orlando Furioso in 1757, and attempted a translation of Dante.

From the description of Willaim Huggins papers, 1755-1819 (inclusive), 1755-1761 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612837345

From the guide to the William Huggins papers, 1755-1819 (inclusive), 1755-1761 (bulk)., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Role Title Holding Repository
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correspondedWith Archer, William? person
associatedWith Bacon, William person
associatedWith Dench, Henry person
associatedWith Donald and Mary Hyde Collection of Dr. Samuel Johnson (Houghton Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Edward Hill. person
associatedWith Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, person
correspondedWith Horton, Thomas. person
correspondedWith Huggins, William person
associatedWith John Hodding. person
correspondedWith Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 person
associatedWith Maria Anna Huggins person
associatedWith Sir Thomas Gatehouse person
correspondedWith Sir Thomas Gatehouse, d. 1799 person
associatedWith Smollett, T. (Tobias), 1721-1771, person
associatedWith Thomas Gatehouse person
associatedWith Tobias Smollett. person
correspondedWith Warneford, Richard, 1697 or 8-1755, recipient. person
associatedWith William Huggins person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Hampshire (England)
Great Britain
Italian literature Translations into English


Birth 1696

Death 1761



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SNAC ID: 63150147