Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Halliday to Hamilton, A. Edit


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  • 1807-1897. (Creation)


  • 65 Leaves (Whole)

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  • Scope and Contents

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

    Halliday, Andrew.

    Letters, 1808, 1812 and 1830, of Sir Andrew Halliday to John Murray II. Folios 1-16.

    Folios 5-12. Proof sheets, 1812, of a work by Sir Andrew Halliday entitled ‘Observations on the present state of Portugal’.

    Halliday, Clara Maria.

    Letters, 1817 and 1819, of Clara Maria Halliday to John Murray II. Folios 17-20.

    Hallowell, Henry Howell.

    Letter, 1897, of Henry Howell Hallowell to John Murray IV. Folios 21-22.

    Haly, J C.

    Letters, 1812, of J C Haly to John Murray II. Folios 23-24.

    Hamel, Joseph.

    Letter, 1819, of Joseph Hamel to John Murray II. Folios 25-27.

    Folio 27. Draft title page, 1819, of a proposed work on Mutual Tuition by Joseph Hamel.

    Hamilton, Alexander.

    Letters, 1807-1808, 1814 and 1817, of Alexander Hamilton to John Murray II. Folios 28-39.

    Hamilton, Alexander Henry Abercromby.

    Letters, 1877-1878, 1880 and 1882, of Alexander Henry Abercromby Hamilton to John Murray III. Folios 40-54.

    Hamilton, Andrew.

    Letters, 1879 and 1881, of Andrew Hamilton to John Murray IV and John Murray, publishers. Folios 55-59.

    Hamilton, Anne Jane.

    Letter, 1818, of Lady Anne Jane Hamilton, to John Murray II. Folios 60-63.

    Folios 60-61. Copy of a letter, 1818, of John Murray II to Lady Anne Jane Hamilton.

  • Arrangement

    ii + 63 folios.

  • Language of Materials

    The contents are mostly in English, but some content is in French.