Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Ditchfield to Dixon. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.40335
Level of Description
File
Language
English

Dates

  • 1850-1910. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    i + 161 folios.

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  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    This manuscript includes letters, 1850-1851, of Edmund Dixon mostly to John Murray III. They concern various ornithological works of his published by Murray.

    Also included are letters, 1877-1883, of Florence Dixie to John Murray III; letters, 1860-1867, of William Hepworth Dixon mostly to John Murray III; and letters, 1984-1902, of William Macneile Dixon to John Murray IV and Hallam Murray.

    All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name.

    Ditchfield, Peter, 1904-1910: folios 1-10;

    Dix, William, 1876: folios 11-14;

    Dixie, Florence, 1877-1883: folios 15-22; (1)

    Dixon, Alexander, 1880: folios 23-24;

    Dixon, Charles, 1896: folios 25-26;

    Dixon, E., 1904-1906: folios 27-47;

    Dixon, Edmund, 1850-1852: folios 48-110; (2)

    Dixon, Richard, 1873: folios 111-112;

    Dixon, William H., 1860-1867: folios 113-135;

    Dixon, William M., 1894-1902: folios 136-157.

    1. Includes letter, 1880, of John Milton probably to John Murray III: folios 19-20.

    2. Includes letter, 1851, of Edmund Dixon to John Gibson Lockhart: folios 78-79; and letter, 1851, of Edmund Dixon to William Smith: folios 101-102.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    1335

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