Correspondence and miscellaneous papers, [ca. 1801-1861]

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Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859. Correspondence and miscellaneous papers, [ca. 1801-1861]

Correspondence and miscellaneous papers, [ca. 1801-1861]

Included is correspondence to and from Hunt. Correspondents include Mary Shelley, Jane Hogg, George Henry Lewes, J.W. Dalby, W.H. Ainsworth, Elizabeth Kent, Thomas Jefferson Hogg, Charles Ollier, William Tait, William Allingham, Marianne Hunt, Thornton Hunt, Anne Thackeray, Dina (Rosalind) W. Hunt, John Hunt, and others. Also, a drawing of Hunt's birthplace, ca.1860; galley proofs of Hunt's article, "The Old Court Suburb," 1855; a notebook; miscellaneous memos; and manuscripts are also included.

ca. 400 items.

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Williams, Jane, 1798-1884.

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Dalby, J. W.

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Allingham, William, 1824-1889

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William Allingham, Irish poet, protegé of Leigh Hunt. From the description of William Allingham manuscript material, 1848-1856. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 72918490 English poet. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Ballyshannon and London, to Mrs. Howitt, 1857 June 16 and 1862 Aug. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270131855 Poet. From the description of William Allingham correspondence, undated. (Unkno...

Hunt, Marianne Kent, b. 1787.

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Hunt, John, 1812-1848

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John Hunt was born on June 13, 1812 in Hykeham Moor near Lincoln, Lincolnshire. The third of four children, he spent his early years on a farm overseen by his father. At the age of seventeen Hunt converted to Methodism and was called to preach on the Lincoln Circuit. In 1835 he attended the Wesleyan Theological Institution at Hoxton near London. During his second year of study Hunt was asked to join the mission headed by the Rev. David Cargill (d. 1843) in Fiji. He married Hannah Su...

Ritchie, Anne Thackeray, 1837-1919

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English novelist; daughter of W. M. Thackeray. From the description of Prayer : autograph manuscript : [n.p.], 1865 June 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270858284 Ann Isabella Ritchie was the elder daughter of William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1861), a well-known Victorian novelist. Anne was a prolific novelist, essayist and writer of memoirs. By 1875, The Works of Miss Thackeray had been published in eight volumes (Smith, Elder & Company), extended to 15 volumes by 18...

Lewes, George Henry, 1817-1878

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Epithet: author; of Add MS 37193 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000361.0x000125 English author. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to the Reverend M.D. Conway, 186? Friday. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270590727 From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Alexander Main, 1871 Sept. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270590731 From the de...

Ainsworth, William Harrison, 1805-1882

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William Harrison Ainsworth was an English novelist. From the description of William Harrison Ainsworth collection of papers, [1836]-1889. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 144652063 From the guide to the William Harrison Ainsworth collection of papers, 1823]-1889, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Per...

Hunt, Thornton Leigh, 1810-1873

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Thornton Leigh Hunt, English journalist. He was the first child of the poet, journalist and critic Leigh Hunt. From the description of Thornton Leigh Hunt manuscript material : 14 items, 1823-1870 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 434595856 ...

Hogg, Thomas Jefferson, 1792-1862

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Ollier, Charles, 1788-1859

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Charles Ollier, English publisher, writer, and editor. From the guide to the Charles Ollier manuscript material : 3 items, 1845-1855, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) English publisher of Shelley and Keats. From the description of Autograph document signed : London, 1834 Feb. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872065 Publisher, writer, and editor Charles Ollier was bor...

Kent, Elizabeth

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Sister-in-law of Leigh Hunt. From the description of Letter, [ca. Oct. 1823] : to "My Dear Marian" [Marianne Kent Hunt]. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 24831364 ...

Tait, William R.

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Tait was an immigrant newly arrived in Melbourne. The letter (of about 650 words) describes incidents in the voyage to Australia, impressions of Melbourne and details of prices, housing, wages and job prospects. From the description of Letter : Melbourne, to his sister, Helen. 1853 Oct. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 222611878 ...

Hunt, Rosalind Williams, b. 1821.

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Rosalind ("Dina") Hunt, née Williams, daugher of Jane and Edward Ellerker Williams, friends of the Shelleys. She married Henry Sylvan Leigh Hunt, the son of Leigh Hunt, and with him had six children. From the description of Rosalind Williams Hunt manuscript material : 5 items, 1848-1857 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 434595784 ...

Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859

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English essayist and poet. From the description of [Letters] / Leigh Hunt. [1848-1856] (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 234302986 From the description of Criticism on female beauty : notes, ca. 1824. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122510755 Leigh Hunt moved from Chelsea to Kensington in 1840. From the description of Leigh Hunt, letter : Kensington, England : Autograph note signed, [1840?] Nov. 22. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record...

Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851

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Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin Shelley (b. 30 August 1797, Somers Town, London-d. 1 February 1851, London, England) was an English novelist, best known as the author of Frankenstein. She also wrote short-stories, poetry, biographies, journal articles, reviews, and edited the works of her husband, Percy Bysshe Shelley....