Apparently an interleaved proof copy of an untitled printed book containing copies and excerpts of correspondence between Robert Cadell and Archibald Constable, 1811-1826, and between Constable and his son David 1809-1826. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.23234
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • [1826, or after.] (Creation)

Extents

  • 157 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    157 folios + a similar number of blank interleaves.

    The copies and excerpts of correspondence between Robert Cadell and Archibald Constable begin on folio 1, and the copies and excerpts of correspondence between Constable and his son David begin on folio 94.

  • Separated Materials

    Several of the originals of the Robert Cadell-Archibald Constable correspondence are in MSS.319-323, and several of the originals of David Constable's letters are in MS.679, from which these have been printed, the original letters having been marked for the purpose.

  • Scope and Contents

    The correspondence between Archibald and David Constable includes a number of letters of and to others. It is not known why either correspondence was printed; neither appears to have been published.

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