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Mackenzie, Henry, author of "The Man of Feeling", 1745-1831


Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Accounts of the life of William Tytler., 1793-1798.

Identifier: Acc.11737/7
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Full transcript of Henry Mackenzie’s ‘A short account of the Life and Writings of William Tytler’.

Full transcript of the ‘Short characteristical notices of the late William Tytler’.

Two copies of engravings of William Tytler which accompanied the pieces are included.

Dates: 1793-1798.

Correspondence of Rev. Dr Alexander Irvine., 1802-1808 and undated.

Identifier: Acc.14544/1
Scope and Contents Letters addressed to Rev. Dr Alexander Irvine, and drafts of letters in his own hand. See John Mackechnie, 'Catalogue of Gaelic Manuscripts in selected libraries in Great Britain and Ireland', 2 volumes (Boston 1973), volume 1, page 338, numbers 8-17 (quoted below as Mackechnie).Draft of a letter, 11 October 1808, of Irvine to an unnamed correspondent, mainly reporting on his Ossianic investigations. 2 folios, quarto, partly cross-hatched. Mackechnie, no. 8.Draft of a...
Dates: 1802-1808 and undated.

Letter of Henry Mackenzie.

Identifier: Acc.11122

Letter of Henry Mackenzie to an unnamed correspondent.

Identifier: Acc.10711
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Concerns poaching and prosecutions under the Game Laws.

Dates: 1822.

Letter of Henry Mackenzie to Henry Davidson., 1824.

Identifier: MS.23638, folios 104-105
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Concerns the kindness shown by Davidson when Mackenzie`s son James was in Hamburg.

Dates: 1824.

Letter of Henry Mackenzie to Thomas Cadell and William Davies., 1816.

Identifier: MS.23638, folios 100-101
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Concerns Mackenzie declining to write on Daniel Defoe as a result of ill-health.

Dates: 1816.

Letter of John King to Henry Mackenzie.

Identifier: Acc.11132
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Concerns exchequer matters.

Dates: 1797.

Letters of, and to, Henry Mackenzie., 1792-c. 1827.

Identifier: MS.23638, folios 94-108
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Letters of Henry Mackenzie to Thomas Cadell, William Davies, and, Henry Davidson. Letters of Samuel Rose, John King, and, Robert Ward to Henry Mackenzie.

Dates: 1792-c. 1827.

Letters of various distinguished writers.

Identifier: Acc.11963
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Writers include Henry Mackenzie, Thomas Chalmers and William M Hetherington, and correspondence of David Stewart Erskine, 11th Earl of Buchan.

Dates: 1743-1833.

Literary papers and correspondence of Henry Mackenzie.

Identifier: Acc.10686
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Includes manuscript of, notes for and letters, circa 1810, 1812-1821, concerning Mackenzie`s "Life of Home". With manuscript page, undated, of "Douglas" by John Home and a diary, circa 1803, of Home`s journey to Bath with David Hume in 1776.

Dates: circa 1803-1821.

Verse epistle, 1719, of Allan Ramsay, addressed to the Musical Club of Edinburgh.

Identifier: Acc.9546
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With a letter, 1792, of Henry Mackenzie to Thomas Cadell.

Dates: 1719, 1792.

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