Douce, Francis, 1757-1834

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English author and antiquary.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to Isaac d'Israeli, 1822 May 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270522642

Francis Douce (1757-1834) was an antiquary and collector. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography .

From the guide to the Oriental manuscripts of Francis Douce, c. 1st century B.C.-18th century, (University of Oxford, Department of Oriental Collections, Bodleian Library)

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creatorOf Rollins, Hyder Edward, 1889-1958,. Catalogue of ballads : from miscellaneous sources : manuscript, 1920. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to George Ellis, 1804 May 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1831 Nov. 13, Upper Gower St [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1829 Nov. 15, Upper Gower St [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834,. Autograph letters signed from Francis Douce to various recipients [manuscript], 1820. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : Laswade Cottage, near Edinburgh, to George Ellis, 1803 Aug. 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1822 Sept. 23, 34 Kensington Square [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to George Ellis, [1804 May 16]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1825 Jan. 9, Kensington [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Catholic Church. [Missal]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834,. Autograph letters from Francis Douce, London, to George Steevens [manuscript], 1791-1794. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1823 Sept. 24. Kensington [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Autograph letter from Dr. John Nott to G. Cumberland, December 29, 1812 and autograph note about Dr. John Nott, December 29, 1812
referencedIn Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to George Ellis, [1804 Mar. 16]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Stonley, Richard, 1519 or 20-1600. Diaries of Richard Stonley [manuscript], 1581-1598. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Thomas Frognall Dibdin papers, 1798-1836. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Smith, John Thomas, 1766-1833. The Cries of London (extra-illustrated copy, with related papers), 1833-1839. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
creatorOf Crosby, Joseph.,. Shakespeare papers, 1808-1835. University of Michigan
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1827 Aug. 7, Gower St [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Hogg, Edward. Edward Hogg letters received, 1807-1830. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1823 Feb. 16, Kensington [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834,. Scrapbook of the music collections of F. Douce [manuscript], ca. 1790-1832. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1831 Sept. 7, Upper Gower St [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1830 Dec. 22, Upper Gower St [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Singer, Samuel Weller, 1783-1858. Autograph statement signed by S.W. Singer [manuscript], 1836 January 2. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : Lasswade Cottage, near Edinburgh, to George Ellis, 1801 Apr. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Chappell, W. (William), 1809-1888,. W. (William) Chappell English ballad index collection, 18--. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834,. Autograph letters signed from Francis Douce to various recipients [manuscript], 1795-1826. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter, [1817?] Sep. 15, Monday, Gower St. [London?] to "My dear Sir" [London?] University of Michigan
referencedIn Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to George Ellis, 1804 June 18. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1827 Mar. 18, 15 Upper Gower St [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834,. Letters from Francis Douce to various recipients [manuscript], 1813-1827. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Papers of Francis Douce, 1781-1840 Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Chinese characters, [1794?]. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834,. Autograph letter signed from Francis Douce to various recipients [manuscript], 1807-1833. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Nott, John, 1751-1825. Papers, 1812. Florida State University
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834,. Autograph letters signed and unsigned from Francis Douce to various people [manuscript], 1811-1824. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Extra-illustrated Life of Nollekens, 1708-1875, 1768-1836 Yale Center for British Art
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1826 Dec. 15, 15 Upper Gower St [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Oriental manuscripts of Francis Douce, c. 1st century B.C.-18th century University of Oxford, Department of Oriental Collections, Bodleian Library
referencedIn Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to George Ellis, [1803 June or July]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Letter: 1824 May 7, Kensington [London], to David Laing / F. Douce. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Douce Manuscripts, 8th-19th century Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834. Autograph letter signed : [London], to Isaac d'Israeli, 1822 May 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : Laswade Cottage, near Edinburgh, to George Ellis, 1803 Sept. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Pinkerton, John, 1758-1826. John Pinkerton letters, 1775 Dec 14-1815 Jan 31. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
referencedIn Sir Sydney Carlyle Cockerell autograph album of book-collectors, 1453-1913. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834,. Autograph letter signed from Francis Douce to Henry Ellis [manuscript], 1827 February 20. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Oriental manuscripts of Francis Douce, c. 1st century B.C.-18th century University of Oxford, Department of Oriental Collections, Bodleian Library
creatorOf Douce, Francis, 1757-1834,. Autograph letter signed from Francis Douce, London, to Robert Balmanno, Esq. [manuscript], 1828 February 27. Folger Shakespeare Library
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correspondedWith Balmanno, Robert, 1780-1861 person
correspondedWith Balme, Edward, 1753 or 4-1822 person
associatedWith British Museum. corporateBody
correspondedWith Carlisle, Nicholas, 1771-1847 person
associatedWith Catholic Church. corporateBody
correspondedWith Chalmers, George, 1742-1825 person
associatedWith Chappell, W. (William), 1809-1888, person
associatedWith Cockerell, Sydney Carlyle, Sir, 1867-1962 person
associatedWith Crosby, Joseph., person
correspondedWith Cureton, Mr., fl. 1811-1824 person
correspondedWith Dibdin, Thomas Frognall, 1776-1847 person
correspondedWith Dimsdale, Joseph person
correspondedWith Dimsdale, Joseph, the younger, fl. 1823 person
associatedWith D'Israeli, Isaac, 1766-1848, person
associatedWith Douce, Francis person
correspondedWith Ellis, Henry, Sir, 1777-1869 person
correspondedWith Ford, Mr., fl. 1820 person
correspondedWith Francis, Douce, 1757-1834 person
correspondedWith Hare, Thomas, fl. 1823 person
correspondedWith Herson, N., fl. 1813-1827 person
associatedWith Hogg, Edward. person
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Luther, Martin, 1483-1546 person
correspondedWith Nichols, J. B. (John Bowyer), 1779-1863 person
correspondedWith Nichols, John, 1745-1826 person
correspondedWith Nichols, John Gough, 1806-1873 person
associatedWith Nott, John, 1751-1825. person
correspondedWith Palgrave, Francis, Sir, 1788-1861 person
associatedWith Phillipps Collection, person
correspondedWith Pickering, William, 1796-1854 person
correspondedWith Pinkerton, John, 1758-1826. person
associatedWith Pole, Reginald, 1500-1558. person
correspondedWith Rodd, Thomas, 1763-1822 person
correspondedWith Rogers, Samuel, 1763-1855 person
associatedWith Rollins, Hyder Edward, 1889-1958, person
associatedWith Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. person
associatedWith Singer, Samuel Weller, 1783-1858. person
associatedWith Smith, John Thomas, 1766-1833. person
associatedWith Southey, Robert, 1774-1843. person
correspondedWith Steevens, George, 1736-1800 person
associatedWith Stonley, Richard, 1519 or 20-1600. person
correspondedWith Strutt, Joseph, 1749-1802 person
associatedWith Turner, William, ca. 1510-1568. person
associatedWith Upcott, William, 1779-1845 person
correspondedWith Warner, Richard, 1763-1857 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Great Britain
Subject
Manuscripts, Japanese
Manuscripts, Indic
Manuscripts, Egyptian
Funeral rites and ceremonies, Ancient Egypt
Manuscripts, Persian
Manuscripts, Chinese
Manuscripts, Malay
Learning and scholarship
Manuscripts, Oriental
Painting, Mogul
Papacy--19th century--Manuscripts
Antiquarians
Chinese characters
Painting, Chinese
Occupation
Compilers
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Person

Birth 1757

Death 1834-03-30

Britons

English

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