Shakespeare Society correspondence [manuscript], 1821-1822.

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Shakespeare Society correspondence [manuscript], 1821-1822.

Shakespeare Society correspondence [manuscript], 1821-1822.

5 letters from Vice-Presidents, including the Earl of Aberdeen, Marquess of Lansdowne, Earl Spencer, Earl Whitworth, and Duke of Bedford, of an unidentified Shakespeare Society, supporting the proposed erection of a monument to Shakespeare at Stratford-upon-Avon. Two letters (3, 4) addressed to Charles Mathews. (1), (2), and (5) addressed to the Earl of Blessington.

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Lansdowne, Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, Marquess of, 1780-1863

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English politician. From the description of Autograph letter signed (1) and letters (2) : [London] and [n.p.], to various recipients, 1812 July 21 and [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270859863 British politician and Irish peer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : to an unidentified recipient, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 593760516 ...

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616

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William Shakespeare was likely born April, 23, 1564; he was baptized in Stratford-upon-Avon on April 26, 1564. He grew up, had a family, and bought property in Stratford while working in London, the center of English theater. As an actor, a playwright, and a partner in a leading acting company, he became both prosperous and well-known. His parents were John and Mary Shakespeare. John was a leatherworker and involved in local politics, first becoming an alderman and eventually a town bailiff. ...

Blessington, Charles John Gardiner, Earl of, 1782-1829

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Charles John Gardiner, 1st Earl of Blessington, husband of Lady Blessington. He wrote Observations addressed to His Excellency the Marquis Wellesley ... on the state of Ireland (1822) and De Vavasour: a tale of the fourteenth century (1826). From the description of Lord Blessington manuscript material : 1 item, ca. 1824 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 76944925 From the guide to the Lord Blessington manuscript material : 1 item, ca. 1824, (The New York Public L...

Mathews, Charles, 1776-1835

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Charles Mathews, English actor. From the description of Charles Mathews manuscript material : 2 items, ca. 1820's (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 747730054 From the guide to the Charles Mathews manuscript material : 3 items, ca. 1820's, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) Charles Mathews was an English actor, stage manager, and one of the leading comedians of his day. From his first appearance in Lo...

Aberdeen, George Hamilton Gordon, Earl of, 1784-1860

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Epithet: of Add MS 38309 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000987.0x000111 British general and statesman. From the description of Autograph letter signed : to the Duke of Wellington, 1841 Oct. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270587479 ...

Bedford, John Russell, Duke of, 1766-1839

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Spencer, George John Spencer, Earl, 1758-1834

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Epithet: of Add MS 38200 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001392.0x00021c Title: Marquis of Blandford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001392.0x000222 Epithet: dramatic writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000564.0x0003d4 In addition to his s...

Whitworth, Charles Whitworth, Earl, 1752-1825

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