Correspondence between John Murray II and Archibald Constable and Co., publishers, with related papers. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.40252
Level of Description
File
Language
English

Dates

  • 1813-1814, 1820-1826, and undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    i + 61 folios.

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Notes

  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    The correspondence concerns the business relations between John Murray II and Archibald Constable and his partners, and includes receipts, invoices and other business papers. The papers are arranged chronologically.

    1813.

    January: folios 1-4;

    February: folios 5-10;

    March: folios 11-16;

    April: folios 17-23;

    May: folios 24-27;

    May-July 1813, invoices sealed together: folios 28-31.

    1814: folios 32-33.

    1820-1826: folios 34-41.

    Undated letters, ?1803-?1826: folios 42-59.

    Copies of extracts from letters, 1805, of Alexander Hunter to John Murray II: folios 60-61.

  • Bibliography

    MS.23233. Proof copy of an apparently unpublished book, "Correspondence [1803-1825] between John Murray, London, and Archibald

    Constable and A. Constable and Co., Edinburgh". The publication is entirely of transcriptions of the correspondence, with no

    critical apparatus.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    1252

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