Collection: Frederick Spencer, 4th Earl of Spencer letters

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Frederick Spencer, 4th Earl of Spencer letters

Mss 839203
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 839203

Description

Letters from Frederick Spencer, 4th Earl of Spencer in Althorp and Wiston to George Ticknor in which he inquires if he has Sir Frederick Madden's latest publication and mentions the Roxburghe Club and Charles Sumner. He also comments on Prescott's history and mentions Webster and Palfrey. Also talks about English politics, Thomas Moore, English prisons and asylums.

Dates

  • 1839-03-03 - 1842-06-29

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope) : 4 items ; 23 cm

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

In English.

General

Sir Frederick Madden (1801-1873), Sir Thomas Saint More (1478-1535), Charles Pickney Sumner (1776-1839), William Hickling Prescott (1796-1859), Daniel Webster (1782-1852), John Gorham Palfrey (1796-1881)

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