- Additional Authors
- Ford collection.
- .1 linear foot (1 folder)
- Access (note)
- Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
- Provenance (note)
- Items were originally part of the Ford and Lenox collections.
- Call Number
- MssCol 4256
Cowper, William, 1731-1800.
William Cowper letters, 1769-1777.
- Restricted Access
Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
William Cowper (1731-1800) was an English poet and writer of hymns whose works, often celebrating the mundane or pastoral, are considered forerunners of Romantic poetry. The collection consists of letters from Cowper, one undated and to an illegible recipient declining an invitation, and one dated May 27, 1777, to lawyer Joseph Hill relating to financial matters.
Items were originally part of the Ford and Lenox collections.
- Added Author
- Research Call Number