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

Berkeley, Grantley F. (Grantley Fitzhardinge), 1800-1881
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
7 items
Grantley F. Berkeley, English politician and sportsman. To Lady Blessington, writer and literary hostess : 7 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 10 Jul 1834 : (BLES 1.049a) : from Berkeley House : begins, "I have seen [Frederick Mansel]... more
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
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.".
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
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
Chesterfield, George Stanhope, Earl of, 1805-1866
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
George Stanhope, 6th Earl of Chesterfield, British Tory politician. To Lady Blessington, Irish-born writer and literary hostess : -- 1 autograph letter signed : [21 Aug 1841] : (BLES 1.078) : [no place] : begins, "We are just going to Versailles,... more
Marryat, Frederick, 1792-1848
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Marryat
26 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of correspondence.
Marryat, Frederick, 1792-1848
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
7 items
To Monsr. Alexandre, at "No. 11 Impresse Esquenard" : 9 Oct 1826 : (MISC 0460) : from Sussex House, Hammersmith : in poor French; begins, "Je recevois votre letter, il y a quelque terms mais j'ai eté si embarassé aura la maladie ...".
Londonderry, Frederick William Robert Stewart, 4th marquess, 1805-1872
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
5 items
Frederick William Robert Stewart, 4th Marquess of Londonderry, Anglo-Irish noble and minor politician. From 1822 to 1854 he was styled Viscount Castlereagh. To Lady Blessington, Irish-born writer and literary hostess : 5 letters : -- 1 autograph... 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
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
192 items
George Gordon Byron, sixth Baron Byron, English poet. The Lord Byron manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of writings, correspondence, and various documents. Among the writings are a holograph fair copy of his verse drama,... 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
Bostock, J. (John), 1808-1872
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
John Bostock, English painter and draftsman. To Lady Blessington, Irish-born writer and literary hostess : 1 autograph letter third person : 30 Jan 1839 : (BLES 1.068) : from 21 Brazen-nose St., Manchester : regretting that he'd "neglected sending... more
Durham, John George Lambton, Earl of, 1792-1840
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
24 items
John George Lambton [nicknamed "Radical Jack"], first earl of Durham, English politician. · To Henry William Paget, first marquess of Anglesey, army officer and politician : 1 autograph letter (fragment) : 24 Nov 1837 : (BLES 2.143) : from Gov.... 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
Blessington, Marguerite, Countess of, 1789-1849
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
93 items
Marguerite Gardiner, countess of Blessington, Irish-born writer and literary hostess. The Lady Blessington manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection includes writings and correspondence. The writings consist mainly of poems, including odes... 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
Milnes, Richard Monckton, Baron Houghton, 1809-1885
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
items
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
Madden, Richard Robert, 1798-1886
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
4 items
Holograph memorandum signed : [1855?] : (BLES 4.281) : 1 p.; explaining references in the correspondence of Walter Savage Landor to the Revd. Julius Hare; begins, "Among the letters of Mr. Landor frequent reference will be found to a young friend... 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
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
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
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
Clanricarde, Ulick John De-Burgh, Marquis of, 1802-1874
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
4 items
To Lady Blessington, Irish-born writer and literary hostess : 3 letters -- 1 autograph letter signed : "Monday night" : (BLES 1.086a) : [no place] : begins, "I am sorry to say there are various things -- none of them all, nor all of them, worth... 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
Crawford, W. H.
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
Poem signed, "To His Excellency Henry Constantine, Earl of Mulgrave, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland" : Dec 1836 : (BLES 2.097) : from Dublin : 2 p.; in a copyist's hand, initialed and dated by Crawford; begins, "Tiberius once (for so his Mother bade)... more
Landor, Walter Savage, 1775-1864
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Landor
241 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts and correspondence.
Beattie, William, 1793-1875
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
31 items
Holograph poem, "Planting the acorns" : 15 Jan 1853 : (MISC 1478a) : begins: "Acorns! by the Poet planted!".
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