Letters from Friedrich Max Müller, with related material. 1871-1897.


Müller, F. Max (Friedrich Max), 1823-1900. Letters from Friedrich Max Müller, with related material.

Letters from Friedrich Max Müller, with related material. 1871-1897.

Comprises 2 autograph letters from Friedrich Max Müller to Jabez Hogg dated 10 November 1883 and 23 January 1884 (with transcripts), 3 stamped-addressed envelopes, 1 portrait photograph of Professor Müller, and 1 article of personal reminiscences of Froude and Kingsley by him extracted from the Daily News for January 1897. The bound volume includes a biography of Müller which is briefer than that contained in the Dictionary of National Biography.

2 letters (4 ff. conjoined in 2 pairs), 3 envelopes, 1 photograph, and 1 press-cutting, all held in 1 envelope, manuscript, photograph, and printed material.

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Müller, F. Max (Friedrich Max), 1823-1900

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F. Max Müller (1823-1900) was a German scholar of comparative language, religion, and mythology. Müller's special areas of interest were Sanskrit philology and the religions of India. Müller was instrumental in editing and translating into English some of the most ancient and revered religious and philosophical texts of Asia. Born in Dessau, duchy of Anhalt [Germany], he moved to England in 1846 and settled in Oxford in 1848, where he became deputy professor of modern languages in 1850. He wa...

Kingsley, Charles, 1819-1875

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English poet, apologist and naturalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Eversley, to Fanny Grenfell, 1842 Nov. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270864471 English clergyman, author, teacher. From the description of Letter, n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122549986 From the guide to the Charles Kingsley letter, undated, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) Author and clergyman of the Church of England. From the de...

Froude, James Anthony, 1818-1894

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Distinguished historian James Anthony Froude was born at Dartington rectory, Devon, in 1818. He was the brother of William Froude (1810-1879), engineer and naval architect, and of Richard Hurrell Froude (1803-1836), divine. The younger Froude was educated at Westminster School from 1830, and then privately in the village of Merton. He studied at Oriel College, Oxford, from 1835, and graduated B.A. in 1842, and took his M.A. in 1843. After briefly writing on the life of St. Neot for the Lives of ...