Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Davray to Davy. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.40320
Level of Description
File
Language
English

Dates

  • 1821-1919. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    i + 123 folios.

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  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    Letters of various correspondents to John Murray, publishers. These include letters of Humphry Davy to John Murray II, and letters of his wife Jane Davy and his brother John Davy to John Murray II and John Murray III. The letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent, then by date under each name.

    Davray, Henry, 1919: folio 1;

    (co-signed by James May)

    Davy, Donald, 1860: folios 2-3;

    Davy, Humphry, 1826-1828: folios 4-21;

    Davy, Jane, 1823-1852: folios 22-65;

    Davy, Jane, date uncertain: folios 66-69;

    Davy, John, 1821-1867: 70-122.

    (Administrative note, 1960, of June Fullmer, relating to letters of Humphry Davy and John Davy: folio 123).

  • Other Finding Aids

    June Fullmer (administrative note, folio 123) not indexed. Biographer of Humphry Davy.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    1320

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