De Quincey family correspondence, 1799-1835.


De Quincey family. De Quincey family correspondence, 1799-1835.

De Quincey family correspondence, 1799-1835.

The collection consists of letters from Henry De Quincey, Jane De Quincey, Mary De Quincey, and Richard De Quincey to their brother, the English essayist Thomas De Quincey (1785-1859). There are also 34 letters from Thomas De Quincey's mother, Elizabeth Penson Quincey.

82 pieces.2 boxes.

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De Quincey, Richard. (person)

De Quincey family. (family)

Thomas De Quincey (1785-1859), a prominent literary figure in England, is best known for his Confessions of an opium-eater (1821). From the description of De Quincey family correspondence, 1799-1835. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122559956 ...

Quincey, Elizabeth Penson. (person)

De Quincey, Mary. (person)

De Quincey, Henry. (person)

De Quincey, Thomas, 1785-1859 (person)

Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000543.0x0002d6 De Quincey was an English essayist and critic. From the description of Compositions, 1818-185-. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 80714484 From the guide to the Compositions, 1818-185-?., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) English Romantic author Thomas De Quincey was a brilliant cl...

De Quincey, Jane. (person)