Byron, George Gordon, Major, 1810-1882

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Major George Gordon de Luna Byron, Spanish forger of British Romantic literary manuscripts. He claimed to be -- but was unable to prove that he was -- the illegitimate son of Lord Byron.

From the description of Major Byron manuscript material : 1 item, 1822 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 79861771

George Gordon Byron was the name assumed by a forger who claimed to be the son of Lord Byron the poet.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Field Place, to Edward Fergus Graham, [1810?] Apr. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133383

From the description of Autograph letters (6) signed : to George Loddy, 1847 Feb. 4 to Mar. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134366

From the description of Letter : Pisa, to F. Curtis, purporting to be in the autograph of Lord Byron, 1822 Aug. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134718

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to an unnamed correspondent, 1815 Apr. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133524

From the description of Letter : Pisa, to Lord Byron, purporting to be in the autograph of P.B. Shelley, 1821 Sept. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134719

From the description of Manuscript notes on Prejudice and Religious Fanaticism, purporting to be in the autograph of P.B. Shelley. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270135731

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creatorOf Byron, George Gordon, Major, 1810-1882. Letter : Pisa, to Lord Byron, purporting to be in the autograph of P.B. Shelley, 1821 Sept. 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D Houghton Library
referencedIn Amy Lowell autograph collection, 1523-1930. Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron, 1800-1859. Autograph manuscript letter (signed) to [Mary] Berry; Bourges, 1843 September 1. Houghton Library
creatorOf Byron, George Gordon, Major, 1810-1882. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to an unnamed correspondent, 1815 Apr. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Byron, George Gordon, Major, 1810-1882. Manuscript notes on Prejudice and Religious Fanaticism, purporting to be in the autograph of P.B. Shelley. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Belitt, Ben, 1911-2003. Copies and notes on manuscripts in various archives in Paris [manuscript] / made by J.C. Wyllie 1933-1934. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Byron, George Gordon, Major, 1810-1882. Letter : Pisa, to F. Curtis, purporting to be in the autograph of Lord Byron, 1822 Aug. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Byron, George Gordon, Major, 1810-1882. Autograph letters (6) signed : to George Loddy, 1847 Feb. 4 to Mar. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn John Keats miscellaneous papers and portraits, 1816-1934. Houghton Library
creatorOf Byron, George Gordon, Major, 1810-1882. Autograph letter signed : Field Place, to Edward Fergus Graham, [1810?] Apr. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Byron, George Gordon de Luna, ca. 1810-1882. Major Byron manuscript material : 1 item, 1822 New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 person
associatedWith Curtis, F., person
associatedWith Graham, Edward Fergus, person
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Keats, John, 1795-1821 person
associatedWith Loddy, George, person
correspondedWith Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925 person
associatedWith Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822 person
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Birth 1810

Death 1882

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