Coventry Patmore Collection, 1818-1945, bulk 1818-1896.

ArchivalResource

Patmore, Coventry, 1823-1896. Coventry Patmore Collection, 1818-1945, bulk 1818-1896.

Coventry Patmore Collection, 1818-1945, bulk 1818-1896.

The collection contains manuscripts by British poet Coventry Patmore, as well as letters by and to him from major 19th Century British literary figures including Alfred Tennyson, Robert and Elizabeth Browning, Thomas Carlyle and John Ruskin, and a number of letters from members of Patmore's family including Harriet Patmore, Tennyson Patmore and Peter Patmore. The collection also includes visual materials: a drawing of Emily Augusta Patmore, photographs of Marianne and Coventry Patmore, and reproductions of portraits of Coventry Patmore.

1.75 linear ft. (4 boxes)

Related Constellations

There are 25 Constellations related to this resource.

Patmore, Henry John, 1860-1883.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6gr01p4 (person)

Lane, John, 1854-1925

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ms3wnr (person)

Patmore, P. G. (Peter George), 1786-1855

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6pz762q (person)

Patmore was an English author and editor. Philippart was an English military historian. From the description of Letters to John Philippart, 1837-1854. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77947959 From the guide to the Peter George Patmore letters to John Philippart, 1837-1854., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) ...

Meynell, Wilfrid, 1852-1948

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61n8btm (person)

Wilfrid Meynell was an English man of letters. Born in Newcastle, he converted to Catholicism at the age of eighteen. He wrote articles, poems, and stories, and edited journals such as The Weekly Register and Merry England. His wife Alice was also a writer, and their son Francis founded Nonesuch Press. From the description of Wilfrid Meynell letters, 1900-1908. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 61325264 Wilfrid Meynell (1852-1948) was an English ...

De Vere, Aubrey, 1814-1902

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6668r0w (person)

Irish poet. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Adare, Ireland, to Mr. John W. Field, 1886 Feb. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 462144372 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Ambleside, to Mr. John W. Field, 1878 Dec. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 462090133 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Adare, Ireland, to Mr. John W. Field, 1872 Mar. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 461318026 From the description of Aut...

Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6r89482 (person)

Elizabeth Barrett Browning was an English poet and translator. Born on March 6, 1806, Barrett Browning became proficient in Greek, Latin, French, and other European languages. At the age of eleven she wrote a verse "epic" in four books of rhyming couplets, "The Battle of Marathon," which was privately printed in 1820 at her father's expense. She went on to write such works as "An essay on mind," "Sonnets from the Portuguese," and "Aurora Leigh." In September of 1846, she secretly marr...

Patmore, Emily Augusta, 1824-1862.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w67977pm (person)

Thompson, Francis, 1859-1907

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w69886g5 (person)

English poet. Thompson was educated at Ushaw College and studied medicine in Manchester. He lived in poverty for some years, but was assisted by the Meynell family. His first volume of poems appeared in 1893. Thompson also produced some literary criticism and works of prose during his lifetime. From the description of Francis Thompson collection, 1865-1967. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 35985577 English poet. From the description of Autograph verses, comp...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6d799gc (person)

Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803, Boston, Massachusetts– April 27, 1882, Concord, Massachusetts), American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, and poet who led the transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century....

Ruskin, John, 1819-1900

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6qn65qn (person)

Wife of Ruskin's physician, Dr. John Simon. From the description of Letter : to Mrs. John Simon, [18--] (Lewis & Clark Library). WorldCat record id: 31272017 British writer, artist, and critic. From the description of John Ruskin papers, ca. 1837-1904. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80934993 John Ruskin was born on 8 February 1819 in London. Ruskin was educated by his mother and by various tutors before attending Oxford University. H...

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w68s4q64 (person)

English painter and poet. From the description of Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to Mrs. Gilchrist, [ca. 1863 Mar. 12]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 713659894 From the description of Autograph letter signed with initials : place not specified, to William Allingham, [1859 Dec.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 708246618 From the description of Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to Alexander Gilchrist, [1861 Sept. 14]. (Unknown). WorldCat ...

Meynell, Alice, 1847-1922

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6d79kds (person)

English author Alice Meynell was born in to a wealthy and artistic family. A voracious reader,she began writing poetry and was encouraged by literary friends to have it published, to great success. She met and married Wilfrid Meynell, and the couple would eventually produce seven children. Alice Meynell began writing prose to support their growing family, and her many fine essays were influential and admired. A gifted writer, her work is noted for clarity and erudition. In addition to writing po...

Browning, Robert, 1812-1889

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6w37tk4 (person)

Robert Browning was a British poet. Born on May 7, 1812, Browning wrote his first major work,"Pauline: a fragment of a confession" at the age of twenty. He married Elizabeth Barrett in 1826 and with her encouragement went on to become one of the major Victorian poets. From the description of Robert Browning collection of papers, [1835?]-1933 bulk ([1835?]-1889). (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122615581 Browning was an English poet. From the descri...

Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6251kk6 (person)

Nathaniel Hawthorne, American author. From the description of Nathaniel Hawthorne manuscript material : 1 item, ca. 1853-1857 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 301761440 American author, writer of romances, stories, and juvenile works. Born July 4, 1804, in Salem, Mass.; died May, 1864, in Plymouth, N.H. Sometime resident of Concord, Mass. Graduated from Bowdoin College in 1825. Hawthorne's association with the Boston publishing firm of Ticknor and Fields began ...

Patmore, Harriet.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6qk0m9p (person)

Leslie, Shane, 1885-1971

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6j10p7j (person)

Irish poet, novelist, travel writer, biographer, and Catholic apologist; born John Randolph Shane Leslie. From the description of Poems : AMsS : [Glaslough, Ireland?], [ca. 1920]. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122690113 Author and statesman Sir Shane Leslie was born John Randolph Leslie in London, raised in Ireland, and educated at Oxford, where he converted to Roman Catholicism and adopted the Irish form of his name, Shane, when he became interested ...

Patmore, Tennyson.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65b2011 (person)

Carlyle, Thomas, 1795-1881

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6vd6wcp (person)

Scottish historian and social critic considered the most important philosophical moralist of the early Victorian age. From the description of Letter, 1841. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122461042 Scottish essayist and historian. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Gt. Malvern, to Robert Browning, 1851 Aug. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133400 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Chelsea, London, to William Tait, 1834 S...

Champneys, Basil, 1842-1935

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6fn492j (person)

Basil Champneys (1842-1935), author and architect. From the description of Basil Champneys correspondence, 1882-1925. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122389943 From the description of Basil Champneys correspondence, 1882-1925. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702144898 ...

Harris, Frank, 1856-1931

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ht2qgg (person)

Emma Goldman (1869-1940) was an anarchist, feminist, author, editor, and lecturer on politics, literature and the arts. She was born in Lithuania and died in Canada. Her lectures and publications attracted attention throughout the U.S. and Europe. She was associated with the anarchist journal Mother Earth from 1906 to 1917 and was imprisoned for publicly advocating birth control in 1916 and pacifism in 1917. In 1919 she was deported to Russia but had to leave because of her criticism of the Bols...

Patmore, Coventry, 1823-1896

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6b56kfs (person)

Coventry Patmore was a British poet. He was appointed assistant in the printed book department of the British Museum in November 1846 and retired some time after 1865. From the description of Coventry Patmore letters and photograph, 1842-1865. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 38273331 English poet. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1863 Mar. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 27...

Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6c53p1t (person)

Amy Crowe (1831-1865) was a family friend who lived with Thackeray as his adopted daughter and later married Thackerays̓ cousin Edward Talbot Thackeray. From the description of [Letter] to Amy Crowe, 27 September [1854], 36 Onslow Sqr. Brompton. [1854] (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign). WorldCat record id: 35091085 Thackeray was an English novelist and satirist. J. Pearson and Co. and George William Childs were booksellers in London. Anne Isabella Thackeray Ritchi...

Allingham, William, 1824-1889

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6dj5p1p (person)

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...

Gosse, Edmund, 1849-1928

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wh2p94 (person)

Edmund Gosse, a well known man of letters, librarian to the House of Lords (1904-1914), and author of the autobiography, Father and Son (1907), was a pioneering translator of Ibsen and author of numerous volumes of poetry, criticism and biography. Charles Edmund Merrill was an active member of the Grolier Club from 1910 until his death in 1942. From the description of Letters : to Charles E. Merrill, 1910-1924. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122577035 English poet and man of...

Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, 1809-1892

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6280849 (person)

The recipient was Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll, daughter of Queen Victoria, with whom Tennyson had an extensive correspondence. From the description of Alfred Tennyson letter to Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll, 1867 Oct. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754865322 British poet. From the description of Papers, 1831-1909. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20188602 Tennyson was Poet Laureate of England during much of the latter part of...