Autograph letter signed : London, to James Emerson Tennent / 1860 Apr. 28.

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Forster, John, 1812-1876. Autograph letter signed : London, to James Emerson Tennent / 1860 Apr. 28.

Autograph letter signed : London, to James Emerson Tennent / 1860 Apr. 28.

Inviting Tennent to a "bachelor's party"; telling him that he is also inviting "a miscellaneous assemblage" including Bulwer Lytton, James Whiteside, Joseph Napier, Lord Shaftesbury, and Charles Dickens.

1 item (1 p.) ; 18.2 cm.

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Forster, John, 1812-1876

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John Forster was born and raised in Newcastle by Unitarian parents, and educated at Cambridge and London's Inner Temple. He became an important literary critic and editor, and wrote numerous books of his own, notably several biographies. Forster's greatest contribution may have been as literary adviser and advocate for some of the key authors of his day, including Tennyson, Browning, Dickens, and Carlyle. His support, advice, and promotion of authors and writing helped define Victorian taste. Fo...

Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

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Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000429.0x0002c9 English writer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Office of All the Year Round, 26 Wellington Street, Strand, London, W.C., to Frederick Lehmann, 1863 Nov. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125432 English novelist and publisher. From the description of ALS : Broadstairs, Kent, to Mr. Cullenford, 18...

Shaftesbury, Anthony Ashley Cooper, Earl of, 1801-1885

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British philanthropist and politician. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to Cyrus W. Field, 1862 Nov. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 540725639 Biographical note: Social reformer and philanthropist. From the description of Anthony Ashley Cooper letters, 1877-1884. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122599354 English philanthropist, previously Lord Ashley. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to [Ag...

Whiteside, James, 1804-1876

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Irish lawyer; Lord Chief Justice of Ireland, 1866-1876. From the description of Italy in the nineteenth century, [ca. 1848-1849]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702146233 From the description of Italy in the nineteenth century, [ca. 1848-1849] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82461080 ...

Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron, 1803-1873

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Lytton was an English statesman and writer. From the description of Lithograph of Lord Lytton, circa 1800s-1870s. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367947106 Edward Bulwer Lytton, first Baron Lytton, writer and politician. From the description of Edward Bulwer Lytton manuscript material : 26 items, 1828-1872 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 718729173 From the guide to the Edward Bulwer Lytton manuscript material : 26 items, 1828-1872, (The New...

Tennent, James Emerson, Sir, 1804-1869

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Title: 1st Baronet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001512.0x0002cb Epithet: author Title: 1st Baronet 1867 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001241.0x0001cd ...

Napier, Joseph, 1804-1882

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Joseph Napier was born on 26 December 1804 in Belfast. He was educated at the Belfast Academical Institution and Trinity College, Dublin, graduating with a BA in 1825 and MA in 1828. He studied law at London University and was called to the bar in Ireland in 1831. In 1848, he was elected Member of Parliament for Trinity College, Dublin, and in 1852, was appointed Attorney general for Ireland in the administration of Lord Derby. When Lord Derby formed his second administration in 1858, Napier bec...