- Physical description
- 1 volume [51 leaves], ill, 20 cm; 1 volume [51 leaves], ill, 20 cm
- Preferred Citation
- Splinters, historical, sacred and profane : partly from off that standard oak, our blessed constitution : fifth, sixth, seventh years, nineteenth century : 1805. 1806. 1807 : manuscript, Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library
- Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
- Access to materials
- Restricted access. Request access to this collection.
Holograph manuscript, containing prose and verse explaining the emergence of social systems in biblical times, and their significance to the formation of the English Constitution and to nineteenth-century Great Britain.
Source of acquisitionPurchase, Alex Fotheringham, 11/08/1999
Published as: Splinters, historical, sacred and profane ... Newcastle: Printed by J. and R. Akenhead, 1827
Using the collection
LocationCarl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Third Floor, Room 319