Found 52 collections related to Blessington, Marguerite, Countess of, 1789-1849

Blessington, Marguerite, Countess of, 1789-1849
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 7438
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Two letters by Countess of Blessington (Marguerite Power), Irish beauty and woman of letters.
Arlincourt, vicomte d' (Charles Victor Prévôt), 1789-1856
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
10 items
To Lady Blessington, Irish-born author and literary hostess : 10 letters, all in French -- 1 autograph letter signed : 22 Oct 1843 : (BLES 2.105) : from Aix-la-Chapelle : begins, "J'ai reçu votre charmante letter du 16 Octobre, qui m'a prouvé que... more
Cowper, Charles Spencer, 1816-1879
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
To Lady Blessington, Irish-born writer and literary hostess : 1 autograph letter signed "Spencer Cowper" : 8 Jul 1846 : (BLES 2.091) : from 7 Grafton Street : begins, "Will you do me the favor to accept the accompanying piece of Blue Sèvres."... more
Chester, Harry, 1806-1868
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Harry Chester, clerk in the Privy Council office. He was the son of Sir Robert Chetster of Bush Hall, Hertfordshire, who was Master of Ceremonies to George III. To "Sir" : 1 autograph letter signed : 18 Jul 1834 : (BLES 1.075) : from Privy Council... more
D'Ghies, Hassuna, b. ca. 1792
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 4 Jul 1822 : (BLES 3.197b) : from 33 Albemarle Street : begins, "Having received a small shawl from my country, I take the liberty to sending [sic] it your Ladyship.".
Sheridan, Louisa H., (Louisa Henrietta), -1842
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
8 items
Louisa Henrietta Sheridan (married name Wyatt), British author, illustrator and editor. · To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 7 items : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 9 Jul 1836 : (BLES 6.500) : 1 page (double sheet) : from 7... more
Cooper, Anne, fl. 1834-1849
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
6 items
Anne Cooper, British domestic servant. She worked as a maid for Lady Blessington for the last fifteen years of the novelist's life. To Richard Robert Madden, author and colonial administrator : 6 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : "Thursday"... more
Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
To Lady Blessington, Irish-born writer and literary hostess : 2 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 26 Apr 1849 : (BLES 1.080) : from 15 Victoria Square, Pimlico : begins, "The tone of the Grand Opera is assuredly not deep or serious; & as... more
Craven, Keppel Richard, 1779-1851
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
Keppel Richard Craven, Britsih traveller and writer. To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 3 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 29 Aug 1835 : (BLES 2.092) : from Pente, near Salerno : begins, "Your last kind letter, and the very... 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.
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
Croker, John Wilson, 1780-1857
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 linear foot
To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 1 autograph letter signed : 2 Apr 1820 : (BLES 2.096) : begins, "I do myself the honor of obeying your Ladyship's wishes to have four lines of my writing ..." Mounted in v. 2 of the Blessington... 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
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
Godwin, William, 1756-1836
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
386 items
William Godwin, English philosopher and novelist. The William Godwin manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of writings, correspondence, promissory notes, and various other documents. The writings include: complete holograph... more
Millingen, James, 1774-1845
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
James Millingen, British archaeologist. To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 3 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 4 Oct 1824 : (BLES 5.404) : from Florence : begins, "I intended to have written you from Rome, but was prevented... more
Longman, Thomas, 1804-1879
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
Thomas Longman, English publisher. He was the older son of Thomas Norton Longman (1771-1842), and the brother of William Longman (1813-1877), both of whom were his business partners at the Longman & Co. publishing firm. From 1842-1850 the... more
Peel, Robert, 1788-1850
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
Londesborough, Albert Denison, Baron, 1805-1860
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
Albert Denison Denison, 1st Baron Londesborough, British politician and diplomat. From 1816 to 1849 he was known as Lord Albert Conyngham. To Lady Blessington, Irish-born writer and literary hostess : 3 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed... more
Orsay, Albert Gaspard Grimod, comte d', 1772-1843
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 1 autograph letter signed : 31 Oct [between 1827 and 1838] : (BLES 5.428) : [no place] : in French; begins, "Ma femme m'a dit qu'elle ..." Mounted in v. 5 of the Blessington Papers. Shelved with... more
Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
13 items
To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 2 autograph letters signed : -- 29 Dec 1837 : (MISC 0994) : thanking her for Christmas presents, with family news and flattery on her work in Gems of Beauty. -- 16 Jun 1840 (MISC 3535) : sending... more
Disraeli, Benjamin, 1804-1881
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
30 items
Benjamin Disraeli, earl of Beaconsfield, British prime minister and novelist. The Benjamin Disraeli manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection is composed chiefly of correspondence, most being letters to the Irish-born writer and literary... more
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
7 items
To William Allingham, poet : 2 letters : -- 1 autograph letter third person : 5 Jul 1850 : (MISC 1401a) : regarding permission to publish verses from the Household Words journal. -- 1 autograph letter signed : 29 Dec 1851: (MISC 1401b) :... more
Cattermole, George, 1800-1868
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
George Cattermole, English watercolor painter and illustrator. To Lady Blessington, Irish-born writer and literary hostess : 1 autograph letter signed : "Monday" [ca. late 1830's-1840's] : (BLES 1.074) : from the Albany : begins, "Should you be in... more
Bernal, Ralph, 1783-1854
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
Holograph poem signed, "To Lady Blessington" : 2 Jan 1849 : (BLES 1.067a) : 1 p.; in ink; begins, "When wintry winds in wild career, / Howl requiems for the bygone year ..." With the excised address panel from the letter cover. Mounted in v. 1 of... more
Guiccioli, Teresa, contessa di, 1800-1873
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
267 items
Teresa, Countess Guiccioli, Italian noblewoman and writer. She was the last of Lord Byron's Italian mistresses. The Teresa Guiccioli manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of writings and correspondence. The writings consist of... more
Abell, Lucia Elizabeth Balcombe, -1871
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Lucia Elizabeth Balcombe Abell, Napoleon's pet English child at St. Helena, where her father was Navy agent. To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 1 autograph letter signed : 8 Dec 1847 : (BLES 1.005a) : requesting to include... more
Clarke, Alured, Sir, 1744 or 1745-1832
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Sir Alured Clarke, British army officer and colonial governor. To Lady Blessington, Irish-born writer and literary hostess : 1 autograph letter signed : 23 Dec 1819 : (BLES 1.082) : from Mansfield Street : begins, "I am very much flattered and... more
Hall, S. C., Mrs., 1800-1881
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
5 items
Anna Maria Hall, née Fielding, Irish-born writer. · To Richard Robert Madden, author and colonial administrator : 1 autograph letter signed : 3 Aug [ca. early 1850's] : (BLES 3.225) : 8 pages (6 single sheets) : from Firfield, Addlestone, Surrey :... more
Mathias, Thomas James, 1754?-1835
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
6 items
Thomas James Mathias, British satirist and Italian scholar. · To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 4 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 10 Jun 1824 : (BLES 5.390b) : 1 page (double sheet) : from 74 Monte d'Iddio : begins, "I... more