Papers of T.H. Chivers, 1850-1886.


Papers of T.H. Chivers, 1850-1886.

The papers contain a fair manuscript copy of "The Rappings" with a note discussing the poem's popularity and Lewis Gaylord Clark's anger at it. Also a letter, 1886 May 18, Algernon Charles Swinburne to A.H. Bullen, quoting from poems by Chivers and mentioning "Cynthia's Revenge," and "Stanghurst." Also a copy of a letter [1845] from Chivers to George R. Graham inclosing poems to be considered for publication.

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Clark, Lewis Gaylord, 1808-1873 (person)

Editor of "Knickerbocker Magazine." From the description of Letters of Lewis Gaylord Clark [manuscript], 1834-1867. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647804933 Lewis Gaylord Clark was an American author and editor, best known for his work with Knickerbocker Magazine. Born in Otisco, New York, Clark and his twin brother, Willis, were locally educated, and were encouraged to seek literary careers. Lewis Clark moved to New York City in 1832 and invested in the perio...

Bullen, A.H. (Arthur Henry), 1857-1920 (person)

English scholar; edited several scholarly works, and managed the Shakespeare Head Press at Stratford on Avon from 1904-1920. From the description of A. H. Bullen letter : to Allan Wade, 1909 March 27. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63936823 Arthur Henry Bullen, English literary editor and publisher. Bullen edited many influential anthologies and participated in the founding of a few publishing houses, including Lawrence and Bullen and Shakespeare Head Pres...

Chivers, T. H. (Thomas Holley), 1809-1858 (person)

Poet, of Washington (Wilkes Co.), Ga. From the description of Papers, 1833-1859. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19465199 ...

Swinburne, Algernon Charles, 1837-1909 (person)

British poet. From the description of The descent into hell [manuscript poem], 1873 Jan. 9. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 41416044 From the description of Autograph quotation, [ca. 1890?]. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 315968127 Swinburne (1837-1909) was an English lyric poet, dramatist, and critic of the Victorian era. He was famous for the innovative versification of his poetry and infamous for his violent attacks on Victorian morality. ...

Graham, George R., 1963- (person)

Owner of Graham's Magazine. From the description of Letters to John Neal [manuscript], 1849 September 20 and 1851 December 12. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647967021 ...