Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Arthur Stanley. Edit

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Component Unique Identifier
MS.41149
Level of Description
File
Language
English

Dates

  • 1847-1934. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    i + 266 folios.

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  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    Letters, 1847-1879, of Arthur Stanley to John Murray III, with related letters and papers dating to 1934. Stanley’s letters concern his many publications published by Murray, including “Historical memorials of Canterbury”, “Sinai and Palestine”, his volumes of lectures on the Eastern Church and on the Jewish church, and “The life and correspondence of Thomas Arnold”. The letters are arranged in chronological order. Additional correspondence has been added to the end of this sequence.

    1847: folios 1-2;

    1850-1854: folios 3-56; (1) 1855-1859: folios 57-98

    1860-1864: folios 99-147; (2)

    1865-1869: folios 148-186;

    1870: folios 187-196;

    1872-1876: folios 197-232; (3)

    1878-1879: folios 233-244;

    uncertain dates and partial letters: folios 245-257;

    1900, memorandum of copyright agreement and receipt: folios 258-260; (4)

    1934: folio 261; (5)

    1853, 1855 and undated: additional letters, folios 262-266.

    1. Includes letter, 15 January 1851, of Arthur Stanley to John Lockhart: folios 14-15; letter, 7 July 1852, of Thomas Huxley to Arthur Stanley: folios 23-24.

    2. Includes note, 19 December 1861, of Catherine Vaughan to John Murray III. This is appended to a letter of Arthur Stanley to John Murray III: folios 109-110.

    3. Includes letter, 4 March 1872, of Frederick Onsele to Arthur Stanley: folio 201; letter, 15 August 1872, of James Ridgway to Arthur Stanley: folios 204-205.

    4. Agreement and receipt, 18 January and 7 February 1900, signed by Edward Leycester Penrhyn: folios 258-260.

    5. Letter, 8 May 1934, of John Murray V to R.C. Martineau.

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