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Felicia Hemans manuscript material : 63 items

Title
Felicia Hemans manuscript material : 63 items, 1805-1834.
Author
Hemans, Mrs., 1793-1835.
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Mixed materialPermit needed Pforz MSSchwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle: Manuscripts, 1772-1925
Description
63 items
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans, British poet.
Call Number
Pforz MS
OCLC
361798495
Author
Hemans, Mrs., 1793-1835.
Title
Felicia Hemans manuscript material : 63 items, 1805-1834.
Summary
The Felicia Hemans manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of writings and correspondence. The writings include: a holograph poem, written when she was eleven, titled "Lines on my Sister's Grotto in Wales"; a two-volume commonplace book kept by Hemans and her sister; and a holograph draft of her poem, "The Graves of a Household." The bulk of the correspondence is dated between 1821 and 1830 and discusses publishing matters, family and social arrangements, and the production of her play, Vespers of Palermo. Correspondents include: the writer Maria Jane Jewsbury; the historian Henry Hart Milman; the publisher John Murray; and over twenty others.
Access
Restricted access; Pforzheimer Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans, British poet.
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Blackwood, William, 1776-1834, recipient.
Browne, Miss.
Jewsbury, Maria Jane, 1800-1833, recipient.
Lawrence, Mrs. (Rose), recipient.
Milman, Henry Hart, 1791-1868, recipient.
Murray, John, 1778-1843, recipient.
Relfe, Lupton, recipient.
Roscoe, Thomas, 1791-1871, recipient.
Scott, Anne, recipient.
Sherer, Moyle, 1789-1869, recipient.
Simpson, James, 1781-1853, recipient.
Smyth, Amelia Gillespie, recipient.
Taylor, John, 1757-1832, recipient.
Watts, Alaric Alexander, 1797-1864, recipient.
Found In:
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle: Manuscripts, 1772-1925
Research Call Number
Pforz MS
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