Found 99 collections related to Authors, English -- 19th century -- Correspondence

Filtering on: x1801 - 1850
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Shelley, M. W.
22 items
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley was an English novelist, best known as the author of Frankenstein. She also wrote short-stories, poetry, biographies, journal articles, reviews, and edited the works of her husband, Percy Bysshe Shelley. This is a... more
Ollier, Charles, 1788-1859
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
To Leigh Hunt, poet, journalist, and literary critic : 1 autograph letter signed : 16 Aug 1855 : (S'ANA 0049) : from Bute St. Old Brompton : begins, "We have missed you grievously on Wednesday evenings, and we laid the blame on the unsettled state... more
Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
13 items
Harriet Martineau, English novelist, economist, and social reformer. · Holograph manuscript, "The History of the Thirty Years' Peace, 1816-1846, Book III," signed : 31 Jan 1849 : (MISC 0658) : 304 leaves : [no place] : preface, 2 leaves, signed... more
More, Hannah, 1745-1833
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
11 items
Holograph poem, "Solitary musings" : 12 Jun 1826 : (MISC 3790) : from Barley Wood : 2 p. (single sheet) : 30 lines; begins, "Lord, When dejected I appear, / And love is half absorbed by fear ...".
Mitford, Mary Russell, 1787-1855
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
12 items
Mary Russell Mitford, English playwright and writer. · To William Cox Bennett, journalist and author : 1 autograph letter signed : [6 Sep 1851] : (MISC 0006) : from [Reading] : begins, "What should I do without you my dear kind friend! -- how... more
Sherwood, Mary Martha, 1775-1851
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
Mary Martha Sherwood [née Butt], English children's writer educationist. · To Amelia Collinson, wife of the Rev. John Collinson, rector of Gateshead : 1 autograph letter signed : 1 Sep 1826 : (MISC 3938) : 4 pages (double sheet) : [no place] :... more
Bray, Mrs. (Anna Eliza), 1790-1883
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
To Davies Gilbert, mathematician : 1 autograph letter signed : 14 Nov 1832 : (MISC 3749) : offering an account of her efforts to find her way as a novelist, and her struggle to make her name known.
Lofft, Capel, 1751-1824
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
6 items
To Thomas Hill, book collector : 3 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 4 Feb 1800 : (MISC 0389) : from Norton : begins, "I know not how it happened but I have again not received the New London Review ..." -- 1 autograph letter signed : 18 May... more
Benger, E. (Elizabeth), 1778-1827
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
To a Mr. Smith : 1 autograph letter : [pre-1821?] : (MISC 2008) : mentioning Benger's research on the genealogy of the Boleyns. Her Memoirs of the life of Anne Boleyn was published in February 1821. Letter tipped in to William Upcott album of... more
Conder, Josiah, 1789-1855
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Josiah Conder, English bookseller and writer. The many books he wrote, edited, or compiled include: Thomas Johnson's Reasons for Dissent (1821) ; Memoirs of Pious Women, by Gibbons and Burder (1823) ; The Star in the East with other Poems (1824) ;... more
Blewitt, Octavian, 1810-1884
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
To Lady Blessington, writer : 1 autograph letter : 14 Mar 1844 (MISC 2392), third person, regarding the donation of £50 by the Royal Literary Fund to Mrs. Mathews, widow of actor Charles Mathews, as per Blessington's request.
Peacock, Thomas Love, 1785-1866
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
153 items
Thomas Love Peacock, English satirical novelist and poet. The Thomas Love Peacock manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of writings and correspondence. Among the writings are included: holograph working and fair copies of his... more
Forster, T. (Thomas), 1789-1860
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
5 items
Thomas Ignatius Maria Forster, English writer on science and phrenologist. · To [?John Cam Hobhouse], Baron Broughton, politician : 1 autograph letter signed : 4 Mar 1859 : (P'ANA 0039) : 1 ¹/₂ pages (single sheet) : from Chateau de Beaurepaire,... more
Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
4 items
Autograph list : [after 15 Jan 1816] : (MISC 0961) : on a letter to her from her brother, Charles Burney, D.D.; reads in full, "Send d'Arblay's promotion / Archdeacon Thomas / Letter to sister." Filed under "Charles Burney (schoolmaster and book... more
Calcraft, Emily
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
Manuscript copy, "Extract from a Sermon on Repentance," by Dr. Samuel Parr : [watermark = 1836] : (BLES 3.230) : 1 p.; begins, "The infinite importance of what he has to do, the goading conviction that it must be done, the utter inability of doing... more
Carlile, Richard, 1790-1843
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
To George IV, King of Great Britain : 1 autograph letter signed : 13 Dec 1824 : (S'ANA 0747) : from prison, alerting His Highness to the fact that "all religion has a bad foundation...".
De Quincey, Thomas, 1785-1859
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
15 items
Holograph essay, "Continuation of the Note XYZ" : [w/m = 1821] : (S'ANA 0011) : 3 p. ; begins, "I take this opportunity of mentioning a favorite scheme of mine ...".
Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
John Russell, first Earl Russell, British Prime Minister and author. · To [?S. R. Townshend Mayer, founder of the Free and Open Church Association and writer] : 1 autograph letter signed : 5 Sep 1860 : (H'ANA 0017) : 1 page (double sheet) : from... more
Robinson, Mary Elizabeth, approximately 1775-1818
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Mary "Maria" Elizabeth Robinson, English writer and biographer of her mother, Mary "Perdita" Robsinon, the writer and actress. · To Samuel Jackson Pratt, writer and actor : 1 autograph letter signed : 26 Oct 1803 : (S'ANA 0226) : 3 pages (double... more
Bowring, John, 1792-1872
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
7 items
Sir John Bowring, British politician, diplomat, and writer. · Holograph poem, "Buddhist Beatification" : no date : (MISC 4023.04b) : begins, "Abstraction from all cares, all thought, all love ..." Mounted in the Mary Ann Humble autograph album.... more
Frere, John Hookham, 1769-1846
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
John Hookham Frere, English diplomat and author. · To Thomas Cadell the younger, bookseller : 1 autograph letter (third person) : 29 Mar 1815 : (MISC 4232) : 1 page (single sheet) : [no place] : on behalf of Col. Franklin, ordering "upon Mr.... more
Plumptre, Anne, 1760-1818
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
4 items
Anne Plumptre, English writer and translator. · To Mary Hays, writer : 1 autograph letter [signature excised] : 28 Mar 1798 : (MISC 2193) : 1 page (double sheet) : [no place] : begins, "We all regretted very much that we could not have the... more
Polidori, John William, 1795-1821
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
John William Polidori, English physician and writer. · To "My dear Madam" : 1 autograph letter signed : [ca. 1820?] : (B'ANA 0607) : 2 pages (double sheet; second sheet half missing) : [no place] : begins, "If you knew the anxiety caused me by... more
Lee, R., Mrs., 1791-1856
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
2 items
Sarah Lee, English naturalist and author. She was first professionally known as "Mrs. Bowdich," her first married name; after her second marriage, she became known as "Mrs. R. Lee.". · To Maria Bowring, wife of the politician and writer, John... more
Normanby, Constantine Henry Phipps, Marquess of, 1797-1863
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
5 items
To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 3 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 27 Mar 1848 : (BLES 5.411a) : from Paris : begins, "I forwarded without delay your packet to your correspondent ..." -- 1 autograph letter signed : 17... more
Aikin, John, 1747-1822
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
8 items
Holograph verse, "An epigramatic [sic] verse on a political writer of the day" : 11 Apr [no year] : (MISC 4023) 01b : 4 lines referring to Burke and Cooper, signed on verso with letter fragment. Title provided in another hand. Mounted in the Mary... more
Baillie, Marianne, 1795?-1831
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Marianne Baillie, travel writer and poet. John Murray published her First Impressions of a Tour upon the Continent in 1819, one of the first accounts of the grand tour written by a woman. To John Murray, publisher : 1 autograph letter signed ; 13... more
Callcott, Maria, Lady, 1785-1842
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Maria Calcott, Lady Calcott (née Maria Dundas; other married name Graham), English writer and illustrator. To Owen Rees, publisher : 1 autograph letter signed "M. Graham" : 2 Mar 1824 : (MISC 2022) : [no place] : begins, "I find that W. Dighton... more
Benson, Maria
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Maria Benson, British writer. She is the author of a few published novels and the pedagocial essay Thoughts on Education. Benson's sister was Anna Dorothea Montagu -- third wife of Basil Montagu. To Henry Colburn, publisher : 1 autograph letter... more
Brydges, Egerton, Sir, 1762-1837
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
Sir (Samuel) Egerton Brydges, English writer and genealogist. Before experiencing a disappointing lack of success as a poet, he wrote Topographical Miscellanies (1792) and was elected a fellow of the Society of Antiquaries. His novels, including... more