Found 5 collections related to Legal documents -- Great Britain -- 18th century -- Manuscripts -- Specimens

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
53 items
The Shelleys of Castle Goring and of Michelgrove, in the county of Sussex, England. A collection of fifty-three manuscript legal documents relating both to close and more distant family members of Percy Bysshe Shelley, the English poet. Chiefly... more
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
13 items
The Lister family was one of the chief landowning families of Halifax, England in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Anne Lister, best known for her coded diaries, moved in 1815 to Shibden Hall in West Yorkshire to live with her aunt... more
Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Thomas Paine, English author and revolutionary. Autograph signature on patent statement : 17 Jun 1788 : (MISC 0461) : from the Public Office in Symonds Inn : 1 p. (single sheet); in a scribal hand; document begins, "Thomas Paine maketh oath and... more
Shelley, Timothy, Sir, 1753-1844
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
27 items
Sir Timothy Shelley, second baronet of Castle Goring, father of Percy Bysshe Shelley, the English poet. The Timothy Shelley manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of legal documents and correspondence. The legal documents... more
Shelley, Bysshe, Sir, 1731-1815
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
Sir Bysshe Shelley, first Baronet Shelley, of Castle Goring, co. Sussex; he was the grandfather of Percy Bysshe Shelley, the poet. · Two autograph signatures on mortgage : 29 Apr 1782 : (S'ANA 0577) : 2 pages (2 vellum sheets) : [from Nutfield,... more