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George Meredith manuscript material : 3 items

Title
George Meredith manuscript material : 3 items, 1860's-1890's?.
Author
Meredith, George, 1828-1909.

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Mixed materialPermit needed Pforz MSSchwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

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Found In
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle: Manuscripts, 1772-1925
Description
3 items
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Note
  • Also held is a printed invoice document from The Authors' Syndicate filled out in manuscript (MISC 1377); dated May 1894, the document indicates Meredith owed them £50, being "5% commission on serial use of 'The Amazing Marriage' viz: £1000 advanced with Scribners." Filed under "George Meredith."
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • George Meredith, English novelist and poet.
Call Number
Pforz MS
OCLC
769468402
Author
Meredith, George, 1828-1909.
Title
George Meredith manuscript material : 3 items, 1860's-1890's?.
Summary
· Notes and additions to T. L. Peacock's Science of Cookery manuscript : [after 1866?] : (TLP 0065) : 1 volume (42 manuscript leaves; 7 binder's leaves) : [from London?] : emending and expanding some of Peacock's recipes; volume also contains annotations (transcriptions?) in the hand of Meredith's wife, Mary Ellen, Peacock's eldest daughter. Shelved as *Pforz B-L 02.
· To Violet Maxse, later Lady Milner, imperial activist : 1 autograph presentation inscription signed : [1887?] : (MISC 4298) : on the half title of a copy of Meredith's 1887 new edition of Diana of the Crossways; reads in full: "Violet / From her friend / George Meredith." Shelved with books under "George Meredith."
· To Frederick Sandys, painter and illustrator : 1 autograph letter signed : [ca. 1880's-1890's?] : (MISC 0044) : from 57 Prince's Gate S.W. (printed stationery) : begins, "I leave for Box Hill today ..."
Access
Restricted access; Pforzheimer Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
George Meredith, English novelist and poet.
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Added Author
Sandys, Frederick, 1829-1904, addressee.
Milner, Violet Georgina Milner, Viscountess, 1872-1958, addressee.
Authors' Syndicate, Ltd.
Found In:
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle: Manuscripts, 1772-1925
Research Call Number
Pforz MS
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