Found 99 collections related to Authors, English -- 19th century -- Correspondence

Filtering on: x1801 - 1850
Disraeli, Isaac, 1766-1848
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
5 items
To Lord Byron, poet : 1 autograph letter signed : 1 Feb 1814 : (B'ANA 0694) : thanking him for a copy of The Corsair; with high praise, including, "You have, my Lord, opened your heart to moral beauty, striking on its finest chord." Mounted... more
Egan, Pierce, 1814-1880
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Pierce Egan, the younger, English etcher and novelist. Popular in his time, Egan wrote many cheap and entertaining works of fiction. To a Mr. Burton : 1 autograph letter signed : Mar 1843 : (MISC 3469) : on publishing matters.
Egan, Pierce, 1772-1849
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
To J. Brettell, his printer : 1 autograph letter signed : 11 May 1836 : (MISC 3617) : referring to his health, legal proceedings, the death of Harry Angelo, and the travails of a publication called Epsom Races.
Lofft, Capel, 1751-1824
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
6 items
To Thomas Hill, book collector : 3 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 4 Feb 1800 : (MISC 0389) : from Norton : begins, "I know not how it happened but I have again not received the New London Review ..." -- 1 autograph letter signed : 18 May... more
Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
4 items
Autograph list : [after 15 Jan 1816] : (MISC 0961) : on a letter to her from her brother, Charles Burney, D.D.; reads in full, "Send d'Arblay's promotion / Archdeacon Thomas / Letter to sister." Filed under "Charles Burney (schoolmaster and book... 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.
Bryan, Margaret, active 1815
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
Margaret Bryan, English educator and writer on natural philosophy. She ran a boarding-school for girls at Blackheath from 1795 to 1806, opened a school in London in 1815, and moved to Margate in 1816, where she also ran a school. Her best known... more
Benson, Maria
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Maria Benson, British writer. She is the author of a few published novels and the pedagocial essay Thoughts on Education. Benson's sister was Anna Dorothea Montagu -- third wife of Basil Montagu. To Henry Colburn, publisher : 1 autograph letter... more
Callcott, Maria, Lady, 1785-1842
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
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Maria Calcott, Lady Calcott (née Maria Dundas; other married name Graham), English writer and illustrator. To Owen Rees, publisher : 1 autograph letter signed "M. Graham" : 2 Mar 1824 : (MISC 2022) : [no place] : begins, "I find that W. Dighton... more
Baillie, Marianne, 1795?-1831
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Marianne Baillie, travel writer and poet. John Murray published her First Impressions of a Tour upon the Continent in 1819, one of the first accounts of the grand tour written by a woman. To John Murray, publisher : 1 autograph letter signed ; 13... more
Berry, Mary, 1763-1852
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Mary Berry, English author. She and her sister Agnes befriended an elderly Horace Walpole in 1788, who took a strong interest in the girls, providing them a home at his Little Strawberry Hill. She edited the posthumous collection of The Works of... more
Clarke, Mary Cowden, 1809-1898
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
22 items
Mary Cowden Clarke, English literary scholar and writer. She was the eldest daughter of musician Vincent Novello, through whom she met some of the most prominent authors of Romantic period, including John Keats, Mary Shelley, and Charles and Mary... more
Dods, Mary Diana
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Mary Diana Dods, pseudonym David Lyndsay, British writer. For a time she lived among Paris's elite Anglo-French society as a man, taking the name Walter Sholto Douglas. As Douglas, Dods had a wife and child, and her close friend, writer Mary... more
Hays, Mary, 1759 or 1760-1843
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
36 items
The Mary Hays manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of 26 letters to the philosopher and novelist William Godwin; 7 letters to the writer and translator William Tooke; 1 letter to an unidentified recipient; and a manuscript... more
Holderness, Mary
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Mary Holderness, British writer on Russia. To William Upcott, antiquarian and autograph collector : 1 autograph letter signed : 16 Jan 1823 : (MISC 2024) : from 6 Great Suffolk Street, Borough : begins, "I went to Mr. Sherwood's on Tuesday in last... more
Mitford, Mary Russell, 1787-1855
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
12 items
Mary Russell Mitford, English playwright and writer. · To William Cox Bennett, journalist and author : 1 autograph letter signed : [6 Sep 1851] : (MISC 0006) : from [Reading] : begins, "What should I do without you my dear kind friend! -- how... more
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Shelley, M. W.
22 items
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley was an English novelist, best known as the author of Frankenstein. She also wrote short-stories, poetry, biographies, journal articles, reviews, and edited the works of her husband, Percy Bysshe Shelley. This is a... more
Carlile, Richard, 1790-1843
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
To George IV, King of Great Britain : 1 autograph letter signed : 13 Dec 1824 : (S'ANA 0747) : from prison, alerting His Highness to the fact that "all religion has a bad foundation...".
Ford, Richard, 1796-1858
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Richard Ford, English art connoisseur and author of several books about Spain. To Abraham Hayward, essayist and translator : 1 autograph letter signed : 23 Mar 1849 : (MISC 3511) : begins, "Do not forget to let me have Neate's pamphlet on the... more
Ingoldsby, Thomas, 1788-1845
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
Richard Harris Barham, English writer and Church of England clergyman, better known by the nom de plume Thomas Ingoldsby. To "My dear Sir" : 1 autograph letter signed : 11 May 1839 : (MISC 3559) : [no place]; begins, "May & Nov are always my... more
Milnes, Richard Monckton, Baron Houghton, 1809-1885
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
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To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 5 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : [watermark = 1841] : (BLES 5.402b) : [no place] : body reads in full, "Very happy to dine with you on Sunday and talk over copyright and all other rights... more
Bowring, John, 1792-1872
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
7 items
Sir John Bowring, British politician, diplomat, and writer. · Holograph poem, "Buddhist Beatification" : no date : (MISC 4023.04b) : begins, "Abstraction from all cares, all thought, all love ..." Mounted in the Mary Ann Humble autograph album.... more
Brydges, Egerton, Sir, 1762-1837
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
Sir (Samuel) Egerton Brydges, English writer and genealogist. Before experiencing a disappointing lack of success as a poet, he wrote Topographical Miscellanies (1792) and was elected a fellow of the Society of Antiquaries. His novels, including... more
Bray, Mrs. (Anna Eliza), 1790-1883
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
To Davies Gilbert, mathematician : 1 autograph letter signed : 14 Nov 1832 : (MISC 3749) : offering an account of her efforts to find her way as a novelist, and her struggle to make her name known.
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
Ollier, Charles, 1788-1859
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
To Leigh Hunt, poet, journalist, and literary critic : 1 autograph letter signed : 16 Aug 1855 : (S'ANA 0049) : from Bute St. Old Brompton : begins, "We have missed you grievously on Wednesday evenings, and we laid the blame on the unsettled state... more
More, Hannah, 1745-1833
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
11 items
Holograph poem, "Solitary musings" : 12 Jun 1826 : (MISC 3790) : from Barley Wood : 2 p. (single sheet) : 30 lines; begins, "Lord, When dejected I appear, / And love is half absorbed by fear ...".
Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
13 items
Harriet Martineau, English novelist, economist, and social reformer. · Holograph manuscript, "The History of the Thirty Years' Peace, 1816-1846, Book III," signed : 31 Jan 1849 : (MISC 0658) : 304 leaves : [no place] : preface, 2 leaves, signed... more
Coleridge, Henry Nelson, 1798-1843
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Henry Nelson Coleridge, English barrister and writer. In 1829 he married his cousin Sara Coleridge, the daughter of poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge. He compiled and edited several publications relating to his famous father-in-law, including Specimens... more
Croly, George, 1780-1860
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
To The Rev. Thomas Maude at the Vestry of St. Paul's, Covent Garden : 1 autograph letter signed : 25 Feb 1840 : (MISC 1584).