Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Hake to Haldane. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.40502
Level of Description
File
Language
English

Dates

  • 1817-1928. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    i + 143 folios.

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  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    This manuscript includes letters, 1817-1828 and uncertain dates, of James Hakewill to John Murray II. They concern his work “A picturesque tour of Italy”.

    It also includes letters, 1904-1928, of Elizabeth Haldane and letters, 1902-1916, of her brother Richard, Viscount Haldane, to John Murray IV. All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name.

    Hake, Alfred, 1886-1892: folios 1-7;

    Hake, C. Napier, 1890: folios 8-9;

    Hake, Henry, 1828: folios 10-11;

    Hake, Thomas, 1853: folios 12-19;

    Hakewill, Henry, 1818: folios 20-21;

    Hakewill, James, 1817-1828 and uncertain dates: folios 22-50; (1)

    Halcomb, John, 1826-1845: folios 51-68;

    Halcombe, Charles, 1912: folios 69-74;

    Halcombe, John J., 1865: folio 75;

    Haldane, Elizabeth, 1904-1928: folios 76-94;

    Haldane, James, 1901: folios 95-97;

    Haldane, John, 1886-1910: folios 98-105;

    Haldane, Richard, 1902-1916: folios 106-143. (2)

    1. Includes letter, 1818, of George Cooke to John Murray II: folios 28-29.

    2. Includes letter, 1902, of Richard Haldane to George Prothero: folios 106-107.

  • Other Finding Aids

    Letter, c1816, of unknown correspondent to ?Mr. Sharpe, concerning Hakewill: correspondent and recipient not indexed. Folios 48-49.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    1502

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