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Correspondence, 1823-1849.

Author: George BancroftFrederick BeasleyWilliam Shepard BiddleRobert Montgomery BirdCharles Lucian BonaparteAll authors
Edition/Format:   Book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Collection consists of mostly single letters from approximately 40 individuals addressed to Henry Charles Carey, Isaac Lea, or William A. Blanchard. Senders with more than one letter have the number of letters in parentheses following their names. The majority of the letters are from authors, including George Bancroft, Robert Montgomery Bird, Charles Lucian Bonaparte, William Cullen Bryant, Fleetwood Churchill,
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Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: George Bancroft; Frederick Beasley; William Shepard Biddle; Robert Montgomery Bird; Charles Lucian Bonaparte; William Cullen Bryant; Edward L Carey; Fleetwood Churchill; Willis Gaylord Clark; James Fenimore Cooper; George Washington Doane; Peter Stephen Du Ponceau; Edward Everett; George William Featherstonhaugh; D Fenton; Henry D Gilpin; John D Godman; Mary Griffith; John Griscom; A W Griswold; Joseph Henry; Washington Irving; John Pendleton Kennedy; James Kent; William Francis Lynch; John McLean; Grenville Mellen; Samuel Miller; Eliza Robbins; L H Sigourney; Benjamin Silliman; Robert Walsh; M L Weems; Robert Walter Weir; Nathaniel Parker Willis; William B Wood; Henry Charles Carey; Isaac Lea; William A Blanchard; Carey, Lea & Blanchard.
OCLC Number: 122381810
Description: 1 box.

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Collection consists of mostly single letters from approximately 40 individuals addressed to Henry Charles Carey, Isaac Lea, or William A. Blanchard. Senders with more than one letter have the number of letters in parentheses following their names. The majority of the letters are from authors, including George Bancroft, Robert Montgomery Bird, Charles Lucian Bonaparte, William Cullen Bryant, Fleetwood Churchill, Willis Gaylord Clark (2), James Fenimore Cooper, George William Featherstonhaugh, Henry D. Gilpin, John D. Godman, Mary Griffith, John Griscom, Washington Irving (2), John Kennedy Pendleton (4), James Kent, William Francis Lynch (3), Grenville Mellen, Eliza Robbins, L.H. Sigourney, Nathaniel Parker Willis, and William B. Wood.

Other senders write to order books, settle accounts, recommend or complain about publications, and deal with other publishing business. These include former University of Pennsylvania provost Frederick Beasley, William Shepard Biddle, clergymen George Washington Doane and Samuel Miller (filed under D. Fenton), Peter Stephen Du Ponceau, U.S. congressman Edward Everett (2, including one about copyright law), Joseph Henry, John McLean, and American Journal of Science editor Benjamin Silliman (2). Senders directly involved with the company as employees or booksellers include Edward L. Carey, A.W. Griswold, Robert Walsh, and M.L. Weems.

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