Thomas De Quincey letters and manuscript notes, 1824-1852.

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De Quincey, Thomas, 1785-1859. Thomas De Quincey letters and manuscript notes, 1824-1852.

Thomas De Quincey letters and manuscript notes, 1824-1852.

The collection consists of five items: two letters to My dear sir, 10 Nov. 1824 and 19 Nov.[n.y.], explaining his financial situation, and agreeing to the conditions of a loan; 2 p. of ms. notes, undated, on political and historical themes; 4 p. of ms. notes, undated, with deletions and revisions, on political and historical themes, possibly intended for Suspiria de Profundis articles, but incorporated into the Autobiography; 1 p. ms., 1852, with notes for a review of Guizot's Corneille and his times.

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Guizot, François, 1787-1874

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François Pierre Guillaume Guizot (1787-1874) was a French historian and statesman. A constitutional monarchist, he was one of the most significant politicians during Louis Philippe's July Monarchy, holding various offices including Minister of Education (1832-1837) and Prime Minister (1847-1848). He was forced to resign from politics during the Revolution of 1848 and afterward focused on his work as a historian. From the guide to the François Guizot Letter, 1848, (Special Collection...

De Quincey, Thomas, 1785-1859

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Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000543.0x0002d6 De Quincey was an English essayist and critic. From the description of Compositions, 1818-185-. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 80714484 From the guide to the Compositions, 1818-185-?., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) English Romantic author Thomas De Quincey was a brilliant cl...