Edward Du Bois manuscript material : 3 items,

Title
Edward Du Bois manuscript material : 3 items, 1818
Author
Du Bois, Edward, 1774-1850.

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Mixed materialPermit neededAvailablePforz MSSchwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

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Additional Authors
Peacock, Thomas Love, 1785-1866.
Found In
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle: Manuscripts, 1772-1925
Description
3 items
Uniform Title
Du Bois, Edward : manuscript material
Alternative Title
Du Bois, Edward : manuscript material
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Edward Du Bois, English writer. In addition to translating and writing several books, he held a long run as editor of the Monthly Mirror, and between 1833-45 served as treasurer and secretary of the Metropolitan Lunacy Commission.
Call Number
Pforz MS
Author
Du Bois, Edward, 1774-1850.
Title
Edward Du Bois manuscript material : 3 items, 1818
Summary
· To Thomas Love Peacock, satirical novelist and poet : 3 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 15 May 1818 : (P'ANA 0034) : from Temple, Brick Court : begins, "There are two perhapses -- Perhaps you may remember that we met sometime ago at Horace Smith's; but as you then took your Nap, perhaps you went to sleep and forgot it." -- 1 autograph letter signed : 26 May 1818 : (P'ANA 0035) : from Temple : begins, "I received your letter today, and I think you for it; but you give me nothing that Scheffer and others have not supplied." -- 1 autograph letter signed : 18 Nov 1818 : (P'ANA 0036) : from Temple : begins, "I was sitting here when I received your present, and I call Horace Smith to witness whether my Chambers would at all disgrace any part of Night-mare Abbey..."; with a suggestion for an alternate ending. -- All letters to Peacock are published with commentary in Shelley and his Circle, v. 6 (SC 480, 481 and 507).
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Pforzheimer Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Edward Du Bois, English writer. In addition to translating and writing several books, he held a long run as editor of the Monthly Mirror, and between 1833-45 served as treasurer and secretary of the Metropolitan Lunacy Commission.
Added Author
Peacock, Thomas Love, 1785-1866. Addressee
Found In:
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle: Manuscripts, 1772-1925
Research Call Number
Pforz MS
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