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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
Peacock, Thomas Love, 1785-1866
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
154 items
The Thomas Love Peacock manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of writings and correspondence. Among the writings are included: holograph working and fair copies of his collection of poetry titled, "Paper Money Lyrics"; a... more
Scott, John, 1784-1821
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
18 items
John Scott, Scots-born journalist. · Holograph poem, "England, Just before the victories gained in June 1815" : [watermark = 1815] : (MISC 1373.18) : 2 ¹/₂ pages (double sheet) : [no place] : begins, "O'er England's plains, in common pace, / Men... more
Shee, Martin Archer, 1769-1850
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
9 items
Martin Archer Shee, Irish-born portrait painter and writer. · Holograph poem, "Lines addressed to my daughters, Anna, Mary and Eliza Archer Shee," signed : Nov 1839 : (SHEE 0051a) : 1 page (single sheet) : [no place] : begins, "Tis said on Mount... more
Love, Harriet Blagrave Deane, 1797-1881
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
6 items
Harriet Blagrave Deane Love, cousin of Thomas Love Peacock, the satirical novelist and poet. · Autograph ownership inscription in her copy of T. L. Peacock's Genius of the Thames : 1816 : (P'ANA 0098) : on the title page of the 1812 second... more
Rogers, Samuel, 1763-1855
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
177 items
Samuel Rogers, English poet. The Samuel Rogers manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of writings and correspondence. The writings include: holograph fair copy poetical extracts (from "Jacqueline," "Human Life" and "The Voyage... more
Medwin, Thomas, 1788-1869
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
41 items
Thomas Medwin, English writer and biographer. The Thomas Medwin manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of writings and correspondence. The writings include a holograph essay, "Gossip on Smoking in General, Smokers in... more
Smith, Charlotte, 1749-1806
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
9 items
Charlotte Smith (née Turner), English poet and novelist. · To Cadell Davies, publishers : 6 items : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 30 Aug 1794 : (MISC 4406) : 4 pages (double sheet) : [no place] : begins, "I went yesterday to Bristol... more
Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
15 items
William Wordsworth, English poet. · To Henry Austen Driver, minor poet and admirer of Byron and Moore : 1 letter signed : 28 Feb 1839 : (B'ANA 0482) : 1 ¹/₂ pages (double sheet) : from Ambleside : body of the letter in the hand of... more
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
1 page (single sheet)
Manuscript fair copy, in an unidentified hand, of the twenty-seven line poem [first?] published in the Morning Post [London] on 20 April 1816; begins, "The Daughter of a Royal Line / Shall weep for hearts perverse as thine ..."; here signed... more
Southey, Caroline Bowles, 1786-1854
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
4 items
Caroline Anne Bowles Southey, English poet and writer. · Holograph sonnet, "To the Rev.d G. W. Doane, Bishop of New Jersey," signed "Caroline Southey" : 23 Jan 1842 : (MISC 3687) : 1 page (single sheet) : from Greta Hale, Keswick : begins,... more
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
1 page (single sheet)
Two poems in an unknown hand. The first, "On reading a description of the Tomb erected at Waterloo over the leg of the Marq.ss of Anglesea," composed of two four-line stanzas, begins, "He, now in England just as gay / as in the battle brave ...";... more
Landor, Walter Savage, 1775-1864
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz Ms
208 items
Walter Savage Landor, English poet and author. The Walter Savage Landor manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of writings, correspondence, and documents. The writings include: holograph dialogs from his Imaginary... more
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
421 items
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, the 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 guide lists... more
Bloomfield, Robert, 1766-1823
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
6 items
Robert Bloomfield, English poet. · Holograph poem, "Lucy, a Song" : [ca. 1808] : (MISC 3755) : 1 page (single sheet) : begins, "Thy favorite Bird is soaring still, / My Lucy haste thee o'er the dale ..."; dated "1808" in the hand of Thomas Clio... more
Browning, Robert, 1812-1889
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
171 items
Robert Browning, English Victorian poet and playwright. The Robert Browning manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of his writings and correspondence. The writings include one holograph verse play (Colombe's Birthday), some... 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
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
Aikin, John, 1747-1822
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
8 items
Holograph verse, "An epigramatic [sic] verse on a political writer of the day" : 11 Apr [no year] : (MISC 4023) 01b : 4 lines referring to Burke and Cooper, signed on verso with letter fragment. Title provided in another hand. Mounted in the Mary... 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 ...".
Chambers, Henry, b. 1737 or 1738
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Henry Chambers, an 86 year old man from Holywell, Flintshire, "embittered by the reflection of better days," who had apparently received alms from Lord Byron and Augusta Leigh. To Augusta Leigh, half-sister of Lord Byron : 1 autograph letter... more
Elliott, Ebenezer, 1781-1849
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
Poem, "Devil Byron" (copy) : [after 1846] : (B'ANA 0316) : 8 p. : copied in an unknown hand; with a preface; poem begins, "A strange man owned yon Abbey once, / Men called him 'Devil Byron'...".
Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
Eliza Cook, English poet and journalist. Cook began publishing her poetry in the 1830's, and in 1849 she started a weekly magazine directed at working class women, called Eliza Cook's Journal. Holograph poem signed : (MISC 1614) : 16 lines,... more
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
23 items
Holograph poem, "The Runaway Slave at Pilgrim's Point" : (MISC 0819) : [ca. 1849?] : 12 p.; on light blue stationery with embossed "BATH" seal; begins, "I stand on the mark beside the shore / of the first white pilgrim's bended knee ...".
Crabbe, George, 1754-1832
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
13 items
George Crabbe, English poet, doctor, and minister. · Holograph manuscript, Tales of the Hall : (MISC 0724) : includes a dedication to the Duchess of Rutland, 1 p. (4to); holograph preface, eight leaves (4to), most written on one side; printed... more
Burgen, John W
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
1 item
John W. Burgen, of London. Burgen composed a poem in tribute to Lord Byron and inscribed it in the visitor's album at Byron's tomb in the parish church at Hucknall, Nottinghamshire on October 1, 1832. In 1834 the contents of the album were... more
Aikin, Lucy, 1781-1864
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
5 items
Holograph poem, "Written in an alcove at Allerton" : no date : (MISC 4023) 02b : signature stitched on. Mounted in the Mary Ann Humble autograph album.
Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), 1775-1818
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
5 items
Holograph poem, "The Felon," signed : [ca. 1800?] : (B'ANA 0641) : 1 p.; begins, "Oh! mark his wan and hollow cheeks! & mark his eye-balls glare! / & mark his teeth in anguish clenched, the anguish of despair!" Nearly a fair copy, save two minor... more
Clare, John, 1793-1864
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
7 items
Bound folio volume, 188 p. : ca. 1820-1830 : (MISC 0196) : consisting of nearly 200 poems by Clare. Shelved under "Clare" with bound manuscript volumes.
Adolphus, John Leycester, 1795-1862
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
Transcript Byron's poem "Condolatory Address to Sarah, Countess of Jersey, on the Prince Regent's Returning her Picture to Mrs. Lee" : [after 1837] : (B'ANA 0197) : 3 p.; with Adolphus's critical commentary of the poem. Bound into v. 4 of the... more
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