Hester Lynch Piozzi correspondence, 1769-1820.

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Hester Lynch Piozzi correspondence, 1769-1820.

Hester Lynch Piozzi correspondence, 1769-1820.

Collected letters sent and received by author Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi.

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

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James Boswell.

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Unidentified recipients.

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George III, King of Great Britain.

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Piozzi, Hester Lynch, 1741-1821

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Hester Lynch Thrale (born Hester Lynch Salusbury and after her second marriage, Hester Lynch Piozzi ) was a British diarist, author, and patron of the arts. Her diaries and correspondence are an important source of information about Samuel Johnson and eighteenth-century life. From the description of Autograph poem, unsigned, an adaptation of Francis Fawkes's "An Autumnal Ode, " no date [paper watermarked 1813]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754864928 From the description of...

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Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh

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Conway, William.

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Baretti, Giuseppe, 1719-1789

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Mrs. Heaviside

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Lieven, Christophe-Andréiévitch, Prince, 1777-1839

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Francis, Clement Robert, 1792-1829,

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Montagu, Mrs. (Elizabeth), 1718-1800

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Elizabeth Montagu, née Robinson, English author and literary hostess. From the guide to the Elizabeth Montagu manuscript material : 1 item, ca. mid-18th century, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) Elizabeth Robinson Montagu, an author and literary hostess, was a central figure in London's Bluestocking circle, and a friend of Samuel Johnson. Her best-known work was 1769's anonymously published An Essay on the Writings and ...

Fellowes, Henry, 1774-1864

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Thomas Pennant

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Bowie, Mr., recipient.

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Gray, Robert, 1762-1834

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Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831

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Mudford, William, 1782-1848

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Jenner, Edward, 1749-1823.

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Discoverer of vaccination. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Berkeley, to Mr. Drayton in Cheltenham, 1817 Oct. 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270486610 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Berkeley, to Sir George Beaumont, 1804 Jan. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270486616 English surgeon. From the description of Papers, undated. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 31674768 From the description of Diary, 18...

Murphy, Arthur, 1727-1805

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William Dorset Fellowes (1769-1852), who extra-illustrated this volume, was a friend of author Hester Lynch Piozzi during the last years of her life, and is mentioned frequently in her correspondence from 1815 onwards. His brother Sir James Fellowes was also a friend of Piozzi's, and served as her literary executor upon her death in 1821. From the guide to the An essay on the life and genius of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., extra-illustrated, 1788-1844., (Houghton Library, Harvard College L...

Windle, Thomas, d. 1818

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Lee, Harriet, 1757-1851

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Butler, Eleanor, Lady, 1738 or 1739-1829

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Lady Eleanor Butler and Sarah Ponsonby, the British couple known as the Ladies of Llangollen. They set up home in 1780 in Plas Newydd, Wales, and over their fifty years together hosted some of the most celebrated literary figures of the day, including Robert Southey, Wordsworth, Shelley, Lord Byron and Sir Walter Scott. From the description of Ladies of Llangollen manuscript material : 5 items, ca. 1790-1825. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 77743699 Lady Elean...

Bartolozzi, Gaetano Stefano, 1757-1821

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Anna Maria De Blaquiere Fitzmaurice, Viscountess Kirkwall.

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Keith, George Keith Elphinstone, Viscount, 1746-1823.

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Jarman, Mrs., recipient.

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Cork and Orrery, Mary Monckton Boyle, Countess of, 1746-1840

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Merry, Robert, 1755-1798

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Nesbitt family

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Mulgrave, Henry Phipps, Earl of, 1755-1831

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Lutwyche, Mary Thomas, 1753-1845

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Greatheed, Bertie, 1759-1826

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Wrote "The Regent" and opened it at Drury Lane Theatre on 1 April 1788, supported by John Kemble and Mrs. Siddons. After nine nights, the play was closed. Greatheed later published the play and dedicated it to Mrs. Siddons. From the description of Bertie Greatheed papers, 1785-1819. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82265096 From the description of Bertie Greatheed papers, 1785-1819. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702146898 Bertie Greatheed, the son of Sam...

Pennington, Penelope

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Penelope Pennington was a friend and correspondent of Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi, Mrs. Siddons, and Anna Seward. From the guide to the Penelope Pennington Collection, 1798-1827, (Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections) Penelope Pennington, née Weston (1757-1827), wife of William Pennington, Master of Ceremonies for the Bristol Hotwells. From the guide to the Penelope Pennington manuscript material : 12 items, 1813-1814, (The Ne...

Broadley, Alexander Meyrick, 1847-1916

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British autograph collector. From the description of Collection of autograph letters, ca. 1822-ca. 1902. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 78365701 English author. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Paris, to J. Pierpont Morgan, 1911 May 7-8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134390 Epithet: lawyer, author, journalist and collector British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ar...

Johnson, Henry, Sir, 1748-1835

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Pennant, Thomas, 1726-1798

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Natural historian, scientist, traveller and Fellow of the Royal Society in London, Pennant was acquainted with all the notable scientists of his time and was a close friend of Sir Joseph Banks. Pennant was a prolific writer and his publications include The British zoology (1766), A tour of Scotland, 1769 (1771), Arctic zoology (1784). Pennant incorporated information about Australian fauna in his books A history of quadrupeds (1781) and the fourth volume of Outlines of the globe (1798). ...

Delap, J. (John), 1725-1812

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Barber, Frank, -1801

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Thrale, Henry, 1728-1781

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Epithet: brewer, of St. Saviour's, Southwark, and Streatham British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001344.0x0003a3 Epithet: of Southwark British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001344.0x0003a4 Epithet: MP, husband of Hester Lynch Thrale British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100...

Montagu, George Wroughton, d. 1871

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Wilson, John, fl. 1755-1825

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Jesse Foot.

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De Blaquiere, Elizabeth, d. 1870

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Alexander Leak.

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Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873

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English actor, recognized as perhaps the greatest English character actor of his day. He was especially noted for his Shakespearean roles. From the description of Letter, 1842. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122391814 William Charles Macready was a tragedian. From the description of Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1821-1849, n.d. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155886139 William Charles Macready was an English stage manager and actor...

John Young, Bishop of Limerick.

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Sophia Hoare's

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Barry, Henry, 1750-1822

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Whalley, Thomas Sedgwick, 1746-1828

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Lort, Michael, 1725-1790

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Epithet: Dr; of Add MS 12527 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000630.0x00016c Epithet: Prebendary of St Paul's 1780; antiquary British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000630.0x00016e Cambridge University's history can be dated back to the early thirteenth century, when scholars congregated in the city for the purpose of st...

Case, Hester, 1756-1823

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Cadell & Davies.

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The British publishing and bookselling firm of Cadell & Davies was established in 1793 as a joint partnership between Thomas Cadell (1773-1836) and William Davies (d. 1820). The pair inherited the business from Cadell's father, Thomas Cadell the elder (1742-1802), and carried on his legacy as a leader of the London book trade. After Davies's death in 1820, Cadell began publishing under his own name. The firm was dissolved in 1836 when Cadell died, although sale of the remaining copyrights an...

Edward Mangin.

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Fellowes, Mary Butler, 1738-1819

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Pepys, Lucas, Sir, 1742-1830

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Scottish physician. From the description of Note, undated, [between 1784-1830] : to James Window, Esq. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35251921 ...

Collier, Elizabeth, Lady, 1760-1831

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Huntingdon, Francis Hastings, Earl of, 1728-1789

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Henry Thrale.

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Arthur Murphy

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Glasse, George Henry, 1761-1809

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George Henry Glasse was the son of Dr. Samuel Glasse, rector of St. Mary's in Hanwell, Middlesex, near London. George attended Christ Church, Oxford, receiving his BA in 1779 and his MA in 1782. He succeeded his father as rector of Hanwell in 1785, and published numerous sermons and translations. He also served as the domestic chaplain to Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge. In November of 1783, he married his cousin Anne Fletcher (d. 1802), and they had at least seven children. In October of ...

Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840

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Burney was an English novelist and letter writer. Mary Hamilton was a good friend of hers. From the description of Autograph letter signed from Fanny Burney to Mary Hamilton, Norbury Park, 1784 July 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754865184 English novelist, author of Evelina, Cecilia, and Camilla. Born Frances Burney, married General d'Arblay. From the description of ALS : to Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi, [1781] May 31-June 5. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). ...

Torrington, Lucy Byng, Viscountess, 1744-1792

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Francis, Marianne, 1790-1832

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Watson-Taylor, George, -1841

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Epithet: MP British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000979.0x0001c8 English author. From the description of The old hag in a red cloak. A romance. Inscribed to the author of The grim white woman : manuscript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270875036 ...

Hester Maria Elphinstone Keith's

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Seward, William, 1747-1799

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English man of letters. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Worcester, to [Mr. Cadell], 1791 Sept. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270664109 From the description of Autograph letter in third person : [n.p.], to Miss Burney, [1785]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270662094 ...

Jones, Edward, 1752-1824

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Bindley, James, 1739-1818

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Lawrence, Herbert, 1713? -1796

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Salusbury, John Salusbury Piozzi, Sir, 1793-1858.

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Prince George (later George IV).

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Dalgleish, Robert, d. ca. 1825

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Hammersley & Co., recipient.

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Broadhead, Mary Bingley, d. 1817

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Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823

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Epithet: of Add MS 30348 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000509.0x00034c Epithet: actor; of Add MS 48408 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000509.0x000349 Epithet: actor; of Add MS 42720 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000509.0x000348 John Phil...

Cotton, Sidney Arabella, d. 1781

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Cipriani, Giovanni Battista, 1727-1790

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Robson, James, 1733-1806

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Epithet: bookseller British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000411.0x00023f ...

Davies, Reynold, 1752-1820,

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Gillon, John, 1748-1809

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Sheffield, Abigail Way Holroyd, Countess of, 1746-1793

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Byron, Sophia Trevannion, d. 1790

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John Meredith Mostyn.

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Cotton, James Henry, 1780-1862

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Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814

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Piozzi, Gabriele Mario 1740-1804

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