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Found 7 collections related to Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778

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Davenport, Richard, of Calveley, d. 1771
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
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Richard Davenport was a friend of Jean-Jacques Rousseau. When Rousseau visited England, he stayed with the Davenports at their other estate, Wootton in Staffordshire from 1766-1769. To Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher : 1 autograph letter signed... more
Dutens, L. (Louis), 1730-1812
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
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To the Revd. Mr. Bowerbank : 1 autograph letter signed : 14 Nov 1808 : (MISC 2589) : recommending Rev. Busfield of Quebec Chapel in Rev. Sydney Smith's place. The recipient is probably the Rev. Edward Bowerbank (of Queen's College, Oxford ; M.A.... more
Conway, Henry Seymour, 1721-1795
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
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To a Richard Davenport : 1 autograph letter signed : 18 Mar 1767 : (MISC 0358) : announcing his successful application to George III for a £100 pension for Rousseau.
Hume, David, 1711-1776
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
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David Hume, Scottish philosopher and historian. · To Mr. Fitz-Herbert Esqr. in Queen Ann's Street, Cavendish Square : 1 autograph letter signed : "Tuesday afternoon" [ca. 1762-1765] : (MISC 4126) : from Miss Elliot's in Lisle Street,... more
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Genevan-born philosopher and writer. · To Richard Davenport of Calveley : 1 autograph letter signed : 20 Apr 1767 : (MISC 0363) : 1 page (double sheet) : from Wootton [Staffordshire, England] : in French; begins, "Je ne vous... more
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 page (single sheet)
Itemized bill, written by Benjamin Walton, steward of Wootton Hall, for various goods used by Rousseau between 22 December 1766 and 16 May 1767. Includes purchases of white wine vinegar, sugar, eggs, "two pound of the Best Raisings" [i.e.,... more
Lanfear, Elizabeth Hays
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
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Elizabeth Lanfear, née Hays, younger sister of English novelist Mary Hays. Elizabeth contributed three pieces to her sister's Letters and Essays (1793), and possibly published a book of her own (see the Brooks ed. of Hays's letters, p. 307n,... more