- Ellenborough, Edward Law, Baron, 1750-1818
- Call number
- Pforz MS
- Physical description
- 1 item
- Preferred Citation
- Lord Ellenborough 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
- Restricted access. Request access to this collection.
Edward Law, 1st Baron Ellenborough, English judge. After Ellenborough dealt radical writer Daniel Isaac Eaton a lengthy prison sentence and the pillory for blasphemy in 1812, Shelley wrote A Letter to Lord Ellenborough, in Eaton's defence. To the Home Secretary (Richard Ryder) : 1 autograph letter signed : 1 Aug 1810 : (S'ANA 0218) : reporting his opinion that no clemency should be allowed to Thomas Davison, the bookseller, sentenced to two years imprisonment for sedition.
Using the collection
LocationCarl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
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