- Dunn, Henry, 1776-1867
- Call number
- Pforz MS
- Preferred Citation
- Henry Dunn manuscript material : 1 item, 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
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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 : 1 autograph letter signed : 8 Jul 1822 : (B'ANA 0546) : reporting that he'd paid 200 Tuscan crowns toward the relief of the Irish poor, as per Byron's orders. Endorsed by Thomas Hall, the English chaplain at Leghorn.
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