Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Julia Ady. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.40008
Level of Description
File
Language
English

Dates

  • 1896-1912. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    i + 131 folios.

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  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    Letters, 1896-1912, of Julia Ady to John Murray IV and Hallam Murray. The letters concern her works published by the Murrays, including “Painters of Florence”, “Isabelle D’Este”, and an introduction to Italian art for the travel handbook to Rome. In a few letters Ady reports on manuscripts sent to her as a critical reader for the firm. The letters are arranged in chronological order.

    1896-1897: folios 1-7;

    1898: folios 8-18;

    1899: folios 19-30;

    1900: folios 31-51;

    1901: folios 52-75;

    1902: folios 76-96;

    1903: folios 97-116;

    1904: folios 117-120;

    1906: folio 121;

    ?1906: folio 122;

    1908: folios 123-124;

    1912: folio 125;

    Uncertain dates: folios 126-131. (1)

    1. Includes copy of letter, ?1898, probably of John Murray IV to Julia Ady, concerning payment for work on the travel handbook for Rome: folio 131.

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