Letters, poem, and portrait engraving, 1822-1841.

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Anster, John, 1793-1867. Letters, poem, and portrait engraving, 1822-1841.

Letters, poem, and portrait engraving, 1822-1841.

The collection contains Anster's poem to Robert Southey, poet and historian, addressed to Southey; an engraved sketch of Anster seated at a writing table, drawn by W. Stevenson; and two letters. Anster writes on 6 August 1822 to Thomas Crofton Croker, Irish antiquary and author, for a day when Croker can come visit; and on 30 August 1841 to James W. Glasham, Dublin, praising the magazine and noting printing problems with one of Anster's contributions.

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Glasham, James W.,

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Anster, John, 1793-1867

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John Anster was a regius professor of civil law in the university of Dublin, and translator of Goethe's Faust. From the description of Letters, poem, and portrait engraving, 1822-1841. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 36004189 ...

Croker, Thomas Crofton, 1798-1854

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Thomas Crofton Croker was an Irish antiquary who devoted most of his life to collecting ancient Irish poetry and Irish folklore. In England in 1828 he founded the Society of Noviomagus with a small circle of like-minded friends. From the guide to the T. Crofton Croker Collection, 1827-1925, (Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections) Thomas Crofton Croker was born in County Cork, and worked as a clerk in the British Admiralty for some forty y...

Southey, Robert, 1774-1843

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English poet, literary scholar, historian and biographer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Keswick, to an unidentified man, 1836 Jan. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 603582965 English poet and man of letters. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Keswick, to Moxon, 1837 July 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270662734 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Keswick, to an unidentified correspondent, 1837 Mar. 2....