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Pigott, Edward Smyth 1824-1895

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Works: 25 works in 25 publications in 1 language and 25 library holdings
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Most widely held works by Edward Smyth Pigott
various places, to Edward Smyth Pigott by George Henry Lewes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Genest scrapbooks by John Genest( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of two scrapbooks which are extra-illustrated supplements to John Genest's book, Some account of the English stage, from the restoration in 1660 to 1830 (1832). The scrapbooks contain portrait and view prints, playbills, autographs, and 70 letters of theatrical persons. Many of the later letters are addressed to Edward Smyth Pigott (1826-1895), Examiner of Plays from 1875-1895
London, to his mother, Harriet Collins by Wilkie Collins( )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mentioning negotiations with an American publisher over an advance proof of his new book [The Moonstone]; telling her he has plans to sail with [Edward] Pigott but hopes to visit her after that
London, to his mother, Harriet Collins by Wilkie Collins( )

1 edition published in 1866 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Giving details of a recent yachting trip with [Edward] Pigott; mentioning a visit to [Charles] Dickens at Gadshill
London, to his mother, Harriet Collins by Wilkie Collins( )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Complaining about the heat in London; discussing his summer plans, including a sailing trip with [Edward] Pigott and [Charles] Ward and a visit to Lord Houghton's [Richard Monckton Milnes, Lord Houghton] in Yorkshire; mentioning a meeting with the Dickenses and Miss [Georgina] Hogarth
London, to his mother, Harriet Collins by Wilkie Collins( )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussing his efforts to find a new house; telling her about a planned sailing trip with [Edward] Pigott and C[harles] Ward; mentioning a visit from his brother [Charles Allston Collins] and his wife; telling her he is enclosing a letter from H. Bullar (letter described in MA 3150.106a)
Autograph letters signed from Kate Field, London and New York, to various recipients by Kate Field( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Not all are autograph letters signed. Most concern her work for the Stratford Memorial Theatre. Recipients: C.E. Flower, Edward Pigott, William Winter, and an unidentified person in Chicago
to Charles Dickens by Wilkie Collins( )

1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Paris, to his mother, Harriet Collins by Wilkie Collins( )

1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Telling her that money has been deposited in her account at Coutt's, and promising that more money will be forthcoming when he returns to England and does more periodical work; mentioning that he read part of his newest work to Charles Dickens, who liked it; noting that he plans to return to England in the middle of April. The letter mentions Edward Pigott and William Powell Frith
Letter to Edward Frederick Smyth Pigott by Matthew Arnold( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Arnold proposes a visit to the theater the following Thursday provided the play is not Lady MacBeth
London, to his mother, Harriet Collins by Wilkie Collins( )

1 edition published in 1860 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Telling her of the success of The woman in white; noting that his publisher, Sampson Low, is talking of additional editions; giving his travel plans. The letter mentions Edward Pigott, [Richard] Monckton Milnes, and [Giuseppe] Garibaldi. A note on p. 1 dated "Thursday" refers to the suicide of "poor George Thompson" near Melbourne
[Folkestone], to his mother, Harriet Collins by Wilkie Collins( )

1 edition published in 1855 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Telling her he will be returning soon but leaving again for Brockley Hall with [Edward] Pigott; mentioning a dinner party attended by [William Makepeace] Thackeray and [Alexander William] Kinglake; noting that Mark Lemon just arrived with his daughter; discussing a manuscript his mother wrote about her life; deriding the "seaside women of England": "the older, uglier, and fatter they are the bigger hats they put on"; asking her to send him a check for £10
 
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Alternative Names
Pigott, E. F. S., (Edward Frederick Smyth), 1824-1895

Pigott, Edward F. S., (Frederick Smyth), 1824-1895

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English (25)