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Jane Porter papers, 1760-1850.

Author: Jane Porter; Anna Maria Porter; Robert Ker Porter, Sir
Publisher: 1760-1850.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Collection strengths include the family correspondence of Jane Porter, Robert Ker Porter, and Anna Maria Porter spanning the years 1795-1841.The letters describe the social customs of the Regency and early Victorian eras, as well as the family's struggle to maintain an expected place in society despite great financial difficulties. The letters also mention, over the years, various novels, plays, and travel  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Commonplace books
Ephemera
Letters (correspondence)
Manuscripts for publication
Poems
Archives
Named Person: Edmund Kean; Charles Kemble; Anna Maria Porter; Jane Porter; Robert Ker Porter, Sir; W Sidney Smith, Sir; Nathaniel Parker Willis
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Porter; Anna Maria Porter; Robert Ker Porter, Sir
OCLC Number: 122559985
Description: 2,662 items.
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Abstract:

Collection strengths include the family correspondence of Jane Porter, Robert Ker Porter, and Anna Maria Porter spanning the years 1795-1841.The letters describe the social customs of the Regency and early Victorian eras, as well as the family's struggle to maintain an expected place in society despite great financial difficulties. The letters also mention, over the years, various novels, plays, and travel narratives the Porters are writing and publishing. The main weakness of the collection is the lack of manuscript material for Jane, Robert Ker, and Anna Maria Porter.

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