Sir Walter Scott collection of papers, 1796-1931 (Archival material, 1796) [WorldCat.org]
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Sir Walter Scott collection of papers, 1796-1931

Author: Walter ScottR H Dalton BarhamSarah Stoddart HazlittJohn BallantyneGeorge Gordon Byron Byron, BaronAll authors
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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This is a synthetic collection that includes manuscripts, notebooks, letters, portraits of Scott, and drawings for his books, as well as legal and financial documents.

It also contains original water color drawings by T. Stothard and John Masey Wright for Scott's novels. Also included are two notebooks of Richard Harris Barham and a commonplace book of S.S. Hazlitt, both of which include poems by Scott.

The correspondence includes letters, dating from 1796 to 1831, from Scott to James Ballantyne, Lord Byron, James Fenimore Cooper, John Gibson, Lady Anne Hamilton, Sir Robert Peel, Lady Shelley, Sarah Kemble Siddons, Robert Southey, and others. There are also letters from 1817 to 1931 relating to the author between various correspondents including Washington Irving, Henry Brevoort, W. Maxwell-Scott, Gabriel Wells, Algernon Charles Swinburne, and others.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Portraits
Named Person: Walter Scott; Walter Scott; Walter Scott
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Scott; R H Dalton Barham; Sarah Stoddart Hazlitt; John Ballantyne; George Gordon Byron Byron, Baron; James Fenimore Cooper; Anne Hamilton, Lady; Robert Peel; Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Sarah Siddons; Robert Southey; Washington Irving; Walter Maxwell-Scott, Sir; Gabriel Wells; Algernon Charles Swinburne; Owen D Young; W T H Howe; Jerome Kern; Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb; William Hazlitt; John Payne Collier; Harry B Smith; Donald Hyde; Mary Hyde Eccles
OCLC Number: 122607169
Description: 55 items

Abstract:

This is a synthetic collection that includes manuscripts, notebooks, letters, portraits of Scott, and drawings for his books, as well as legal and financial documents.

It also contains original water color drawings by T. Stothard and John Masey Wright for Scott's novels. Also included are two notebooks of Richard Harris Barham and a commonplace book of S.S. Hazlitt, both of which include poems by Scott.

The correspondence includes letters, dating from 1796 to 1831, from Scott to James Ballantyne, Lord Byron, James Fenimore Cooper, John Gibson, Lady Anne Hamilton, Sir Robert Peel, Lady Shelley, Sarah Kemble Siddons, Robert Southey, and others. There are also letters from 1817 to 1931 relating to the author between various correspondents including Washington Irving, Henry Brevoort, W. Maxwell-Scott, Gabriel Wells, Algernon Charles Swinburne, and others.

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