Letter in the autograph of John Gay and signed "Richard Sympson" : London, to Benjamin Motte, 1726 Aug. 8.

ArchivalResource

Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. Letter in the autograph of John Gay and signed "Richard Sympson" : London, to Benjamin Motte, 1726 Aug. 8.

Letter in the autograph of John Gay and signed "Richard Sympson" : London, to Benjamin Motte, 1726 Aug. 8.

Offering the manuscript of Gulliver's Travels for publication and discussing possible terms.

1 item (1 p.) ; (fol.)

Related Entities

There are 3 Entities related to this resource.

Gay, John, 1685-1732

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6pn93p6 (person)

Epithet: poet, playwright British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000613.0x0002c5 ...

Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6gf0v2w (person)

The attribution of this otherwise unknown poem to 'D. Swift' may indicate D[ean Jonathan] Swift, the poet and satirist. For fuller details of his life and achievements see the Dictionary of National Biography. From the guide to the A gentle echo on woman, attributed to D. Swift, ca. 1710-1720, (Leeds University Library) Epithet: Dean of St Patrick's Dublin, author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000...

Motte, Benjamin, -1738

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6nv9vwr (person)

English publisher and bookseller. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Mr. Woodfood, 1727/28 Mar. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612876 ...