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Henry Colburn manuscript material : 9 items

Title
Henry Colburn manuscript material : 9 items, 1840-1841
Author
Colburn, Henry, -1855.

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Mixed materialPermit needed Pforz MSSchwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

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Additional Authors
Philippart, John, Sir
Found In
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle: Manuscripts, 1772-1925
Description
9 items.
Subjects
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Biography (note)
  • Henry Colburn was a British bookseller and publisher, known for his assertive marketing practices; he issued works by William Godwin, Mary Shelley, and Benjamin Disraeli, among others. Colburn also founded and edited the New Monthly Magazine (1814), the Literary Gazette (1817), and the United Service Journal and Naval and Military Magazine (1829).
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Call Number
Pforz MS
Author
Colburn, Henry, -1855.
Title
Henry Colburn manuscript material : 9 items, 1840-1841
Summary
· To John Philippart (1784?-1874), military writer : 9 autograph letters signed : (S'ANA 0232) : mostly discussing business and financial matters.
Some brief notes and signatures in the hand of Henry Colburn also appear in the William Godwin manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection.
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Restricted access; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Henry Colburn was a British bookseller and publisher, known for his assertive marketing practices; he issued works by William Godwin, Mary Shelley, and Benjamin Disraeli, among others. Colburn also founded and edited the New Monthly Magazine (1814), the Literary Gazette (1817), and the United Service Journal and Naval and Military Magazine (1829).
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Philippart, John, Sir, addressee.
Found In:
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle: Manuscripts, 1772-1925
Research Call Number
Pforz MS
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