RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 461317886 LA English T1 Autograph letters signed from various correspondents mostly to F.A. Leo A1 Leo, F. A., Bulthaupt, Heinrich,, Furness, Horace Howard,, Hofmann, August Wilhelm von,, Jodrell, H. R.,, Kunstmann,, Lowe, C.,, Norris, John Pilkington,, Oechelhäuser, Wilhelm,, Pertz, G. H., Sachau, Eduard,, Tobler, A.,, Tropus, K.,, White, A. D.,, YR 1852 AB Much of the correspondence illuminates the early history of the Deutsche Shakespeare Gesellschaft and Shakespeare studies in Germany, England and the United States. Several concern the theatre. A few include poems. In addition, H.A. (Heinrich Alfred) Bulthaupt (1510 (2-3)) and H.H. Furness (1530) mention Edwin Booth; Furness refers to a Shakespeare Calendar for 1881 and 1882 compiled by J.B. Moreau, and to [Marcus] Jastrow; A.W. von Hofmann enclosed a translation of Lord Dufferin's Letters from High Latitudes; H.R. Jodrell(?) of Manchester describes his extensive collection of Shakespeare illustrations in 1866; C. Lowe invites Leo to meet Henry Irving and Ellen Terry; J.P. Norris refers to Joseph Crosby; W. Oechelhauser mentions Fanny Kemble; E. (Eduard?) Sachau writes of Lewis Carroll's Hunting of the Snark; A. Tobler issues a certificate on behalf of Max Pfeffer in 1882; and A.D. White introduces Phillips Brooks and W.T. Hewett, and mentions H. (Hiram?) Corson. Also includes 22 mostly aut. let. sig. to - Kunstmann from [Georg H.] Pertz and K. Tropus, 1837-1866.