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John Aikin manuscript material

Title
John Aikin manuscript material, 1803-1807.
Author
Aikin, John, 1747-1822.

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Mixed materialPermit needed Pforz MSSchwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

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Biography (note)
  • John Aikin, the English physician and writer best remembered for his children's book Evenings at Home, a collaboration with his sister, the poet Anna Letitia Barbauld.
Call Number
Pforz MS
Author
Aikin, John, 1747-1822.
Title
John Aikin manuscript material, 1803-1807.
Summary
· 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 Ann Humble autograph album.
· To Mary Hays, writer : 5 autograph letters signed : 27 Sep 1803 - 14 Jan 1805 : (MISC 2147-2151). These letters are published in Marilyn L. Brooks's edition of the correspondence of Mary Hays.
· To Rev. William Shepherd at Gateacre : 1 autograph letter signed ; 15 Mar 1807 (MISC 2385).
· To an unidentified correspondent : 1 autograph letter signed (fragment) : [no date] : (HWD 08.016) : top portion of letter missing; addressing his correspondent as "your Lordship." Within the Abraham Hayward Correspondence Files.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Pforzheimer Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
John Aikin, the English physician and writer best remembered for his children's book Evenings at Home, a collaboration with his sister, the poet Anna Letitia Barbauld.
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Hays, Mary, 1759-1843, addressee.
Shepherd, William, 1768-1847, addressee.
Research Call Number
Pforz MS
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