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Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames and company names from Burgess, M. to Burgoynes., 1772-1915.

Identifier: MS.40169

Scope and Contents

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

Burgess, M., 1774: folio 1;

Burgess, Richard, 1826-1836: folios 2-15;

Burgess, Thomas, 1850: folios 16-17;

Burgess, William, 1772: folios 18-19;

Burgess, William F.R,, 1901-1902: folios 20-23;

Burghes, Alexander, 1893-1915: folios 24-38:

includes letter, 1899, of H.W. Marillier on behalf of Denman, Marillier and Allen, to John Murray IV: folios 32-34;

Burgin, George, 1908-1909: folios 39-41;

Burgon, John, 1858-1888 and undated: folios 42-139:

includes letter, [?1887], of John Burgon probably to John Murray III. The text of this letter includes a copy of a letter, 1887, of John Newman to John Burgon: folios 124-125;

Burgoyne, Alan, 1913: folios 140-141:

letter of introduction, with business card, for Thomas Comyn-Platt to John Murray IV: folios 140-141;

Burgoyne, John, 1857: folios 142-143:

Burgoyne, Thomas, 1814: folios 144-145;

Burgoynes, Milne and Burgoyne, 1863: folios 146-147:

letter of George Biller on behalf of Burgoynes, Milne and Burgoyne, solicitors, to Alfred Turner, concerning Murray v. Blacklock;

Burgoynes, Thrupp and Clark, 1843: folios 148-149.


  • Creation: 1772-1915.


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0.00 Linear metres (i + 149 folios.)

Other Finding Aids

Recipient "Head" of letter of John Burgoyne not identified and not indexed: folios 142-143.

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