Found 84 collections related to Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz VF (Byron, G.) (1813. St. James's Chronicle)
6 clippings, various sizes; 6 clippings, various sizes
A collection of six clippings, removed from the album of Byronana which also formerly housed Byron's 30 April 1814 autograph letter to Clio Rickman (B 0186), along with several other Byron-related manuscripts and printed material. Included here... more
Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 pages (1 double sheet 1 single sheet), various sizes; 3 pages (1 double sheet 1 single sheet), various sizes
Copied passages in an unidentified hand, including: an account of Byron's last speech in the House of Lords ("... he was in a state of most humorous exaltation after his display ..."); a copy of Byron's 5 Oct 1814 letter to the Countess of... more
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
4 pages (double sheet), 33 cm (folio); 4 pages (double sheet), 33 cm (folio)
· Manuscript poem copied in the hand of "Miss Hazlet" [possibly Margaret Hazlitt (1770-1841)]. Nine ten-line stanzas; begins, "Oh! shame to thee, land of the Gaul, / Oh! shame to thy children and thee ...." Published in various 19th century... more
Rhodes family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2597
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
The Rodd family was from London, England. Collection consists of letters to Thomas Rodd, Jr., bookseller in London, and to his brother, Horatio Rodd, dealer in books, pictures and prints. Also, note on Rodd family genealogy, notebook of Thomas... more
Byron, George Gordon Byron, baron, 1788-1824
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | *Pforz 558L 20
1 volume (27 manuscript pages), 24 cm; 1 volume (27 manuscript pages), 24 cm
Fair-copy bound holograph manuscript of Gaetano Polidori, including an Italian translation of Byron's Lament of Tasso, an original Italian poem, and a dedication to Frederick North, fifth Earl of Guilford.
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
5 items
Francis Merryweather was an English shopkeeper in Venice from whom Lord Byron had bought a number of goods, mostly alcoholic beverages and condiments. Toward the end of 1817, Merryweather was fined by Italian authorities for voilating import laws;... more
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
16 manuscript pages (9 total leaves)
A manuscript inventory of the possessions of Lord Byron at the time of his death in Greece on 19 April 1824; in an unidentified hand. Includes dressing and medicine chests, linens, jewelry, plates, and Byron's final travelling assembly of books.... more
Roberts, Daniel, 1789-1869
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
1 drawing
Scale drawing of Byron's boat, eventually named The Bolivar, here with "Countess Gamba, Guiccioli" written on the mainsail. Along with a later note in Teresa Guiccioli's hand (TG 0226), explaining: "Le dessin du Schooner de Lord Byron qu'il avait... more
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
1 page (single sheet)
Manuscript fair copy, in an unidentified hand, of the twenty-seven line poem [first?] published in the Morning Post [London] on 20 April 1816; begins, "The Daughter of a Royal Line / Shall weep for hearts perverse as thine ..."; here signed... more
Brougham and Vaux, Henry Brougham, Baron, 1778-1868
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
15 items
To John Allen, political and historical writer : 1 autograph letter signed : 14 Jul 1816 (B'ANA 0319), on Paris, Switzerland, Lord Byron and Madame de Stael : "Lord Byron lives on the other side of the lake, shunned by all - both English and... more
Byron, B., Miss
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Miss B. Byron, an unidentified member of the Byron family. To Thomas Stilwell, London banking agent of George Anson Byron, 7th Baron Byron : 1 autograph letter signed : 8 Jun 1822 : (B'ANA 0614) : asking for more money.
Querini Benzon, Marina, 1757-1839
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
Countess Marina Querini Benzon, née Chiara, Venetian hostess. · To Lord Byron, poet : 3 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : "sabato" [?after 3 Apr 1819] : (B'ANA 0369) : ¹/₄ page (single sheet) : [no place] : in Italian; begins, "ella scrive... more
Siber, F. Sophie
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
F. Sophie Siber, née Schlegel, nun in Nice, France. · To Lord Byron, poet : 1 autograph letter signed : 30 Apr 1823 : (B'ANA 0392) : 2 pages (double sheet) : from Nice maritime au Couvent de la Visitation : in French; begins, "C'étoit vers la fin... more
Magnarotto, Andrea
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
To Lord Byron, poet : 1 letter signed : 29 Sep 1818 : (B'ANA 0242) : from Venice : in Italian; body of the letter in a scribal hand; regarding his wife's brazen and immoral nature; imploring Byron to spare himself trouble by keeping his distance... more
Byron, Catherine Gordon, 1764?-1811
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
10 items
To James Cawthorn, publisher : 1 autograph letter signed : 5 Feb 1810 : (B'ANA 0179) : 2 pages (double sheet) : from Newstead Abbey : asking about recent reviews of her son's English Bards and Scotch Reviewers; begins, "I wrote to you the 24th or... more
Byron, Elizabeth Mary Chandos-Pole Byron, Baroness, d. 1873
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Elizabeth Mary Chandos-Pole Byron, Lady Byron, wife of Admiral George Anson Byron, 7th Baron Byron, who immediately succeeded Lord Byron, the poet. To Thomas Stilwell, her husband's London agent : 1 autograph letter signed : 11 Mar 1825 : (B'ANA... more
Drury, Henry, 1778-1841
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Henry Drury, English classical scholar. He was an assistant master at Harrow School, where he was the tutor of a young Lord Byron, who in adulthood became a friendly correspondent. To John Leycester Adolphus, barrister and writer : 1 autograph... more
Chambers, Henry, b. 1737 or 1738
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Henry Chambers, an 86 year old man from Holywell, Flintshire, "embittered by the reflection of better days," who had apparently received alms from Lord Byron and Augusta Leigh. To Augusta Leigh, half-sister of Lord Byron : 1 autograph letter... more
Dunn, Henry, 1776-1867
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
Henry Dunn, Maltese shopkeeper in Leghorn (Livorno), Tuscanny, Italy. According to tradition, Lord Byron was in Dunn's shop when he heard of Shelley's death (cf. Prothero edition of Byron's Letters and Journals, v. VI, p. 69n). To Lord Byron, poet... more
Byron, Julia Maria, d. 1858
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
To R. C. Dallas, writer : 1 autograph letter signed : 9 Apr 1812 : (B'ANA 0215) : discussing her cousin's Childe Harold (Cantos I-II) and "Elegy on Thyrza.".
Burgen, John W
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
John W. Burgen, of London. Burgen composed a poem in tribute to Lord Byron and inscribed it in the visitor's album at Byron's tomb in the parish church at Hucknall, Nottinghamshire on October 1, 1832. In 1834 the contents of the album were... more
Erskine, Thomas Erskine, Baron, 1750-1823
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
Poems : [no date; ca. 1820's?] : (BLES 2.162a) : 2 p.; four short poems on one folded lettersheet, copied in an unidentified hand; apparently done for Lady Blessington; including "Extempore on a Yard of Flannel"; "On Walter Scott's Poem entitled... more
Rushton, Robert, 1793-1833
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Robert Rushton, Lord Byron's English servant. · To Lord Byron, poet : 1 autograph letter signed : 13 Jul 1815 : (B'ANA 0649) : 1 page (double sheet) : from Newstead Abbey : giving news of prospective buyers who have looked over Newstead; begins,... more
Clairmont, Clara Mary Jane, 1798-1879
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
63 items
Clara Mary Jane Clairmont, commonly known as "Claire," step-sister of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley and member of the Shelley circle. A writer of significant journals and letters, she spent many years as a governess, and was the mother of Allegra by... more
Cicognara, Leopoldo, conte, 1767-1834
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Count Leopoldo Cicognara, Italian archaeologist and writer on art. To Lady Holland, political and literary hostess : 1 autograph letter signed : 5 Nov 1816 : (B'ANA 0576) : in Italian, mentioning his daughter's grave illness and a kind letter from... more
Cogni, Margherita
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
Margherita Cogni, "La Fornarina," a Venetian baker's wife with whom Lord Byron had an affair from ca. August 1817 to sometime in 1819. In an 1819 letter to John Murray, Byron details an incident in which Cogni, in a violent fit, cut his thumb with... more
Chaworth, Mary Ann, 1786-1832
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
4 items
Autograph penmanship exercises signed : [ca. 1791?] : (B'ANA 0690) : 1 sheet, apparantly from a copy book, in her juvenile hand; "Try to write well and quickly" repeated 15 times on recto; an exercise using the word "Emolument" on the verso.... more
Fletcher, William, 1773-
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
William Fletcher, Lord Byron's English valet. To E. J. Trelawny, writer and adventurer (almost certainly) : 1 autograph letter signed : no date [ca. 1822-3] : (B'ANA 0646) : written at Lord Byron's behest, informing his correspondent that "My Lord... more
Lovelace, Ada King, Countess of, 1815-1852
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
17 items
Ada King, countess of Lovelace, née Augusta Ada Byron, English mathematician and computer pioneer. She was the only legitimate child of George Gordon Byron, Lord Byron, the poet. · To Charles Babbage, mathematician and computer pioneer : 5 letters... more
Maurokordatos, Alexandros, 1791-1865
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
Alexandros Maurokordatos, Greek statesman. To Count Pietro Gamba, Italian nobleman : 1 letter signed : 14/16 Jul 1825 : (B'ANA 0346) : from Naples de Romanie : in French, body in a scribal hand; agreeing in the name of the Greek government to the... more