Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Lester to Levo. Edit


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  • 1808-1919. (Creation)


  • 132 Leaves (Whole)

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  • Scope and Contents

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

    Lester, John William.

    Letter, 1846, of John William Lester to John Murray III. Folios 1-2.

    L’Estrange, Alfred Guy Kingham.

    Letters, 1865 and 1872, of Alfred Guy Kingham L’Estrange to John Murray III. Folios 3-6.

    Folio 5v. Copy of a letter, 1872, of John Murray III to Alfred Guy Kingham L’Estrange.

    L’Estrange, John.

    Letter, 1861, of John L’Estrange to John Murray, publishers. Folio 7.

    Lethaby, William Richard.

    Letters, 1893, 1900 and 1918, of William Richard Lethaby to John Murray IV. Folios 8-14.

    Lethbridge, Jane.

    Letters, 1872, of Jane Lethbridge to John Murray III. Folios 15-20.

    Lethbridge, Roper.

    Letter, 1895, of Sir Roper Lethbridge to John Murray IV. Folios 21-22.

    Levi, Eugenia.

    Letters, postcards and a telegram, 1900, 1903 and 1909-1910, of Eugenia Levi to John Murray IV. Folios 23-47.

    Folio 41. Copy of a letter, 1909, of John Murray IV to Francis Knollys, 1st Viscount Knollys.

    Levi, J.

    Letter, 1808, of J Levi to John Murray II. Folios 48-49.

    Levi, Leone.

    Letters, 1870-1872, 1879 and 1885-1886, of Leone Levi to John Murray III and Robert Francis Cooke. Folios 50-64.

    Folios 56-57. Letter, 1872, of Michel Chevalier to Leone Levi. Sent as an enclosure of letter, 1872, of Leone Levi to John Murray III, folio 55.

    Levie, William.

    Letter, 1861, of William Levie to John Murray III. Folios 65-66.

    Levien, John Joseph Mewburn.

    Letter, 1901, of John Joseph Mewburn Levien to John Murray IV. Folios 67-68.

    Levinge, Godfrey.

    Letters, 1835, 1838-1840, ?1845 and undated, of Godfrey Levinge to John Murray II and John Murray III. Folios 69-128.

    Folios 95-96. Estimate, 1839, for printing 1000 copies of a proposed work entitled ‘Travels in Egypt’.

    Folio 125. Calculations, c1838, for the size of a work by Godfrey Levinge.

    Folios 126-128. Corrected proof pages, c1840, for ‘The Traveller in the East’.

    Levita, Cecil Bingham.

    Letter, 1911, of Sir Cecil Bingham Levita to John Murray IV. Folio 129.

    Levo, George Guest.

    Letter, 1919, of George Guest Levo to John Murray IV. Folio 130.

  • Arrangement

    ii + 130 folios.

  • Language of Materials

    The contents are mostly in English, but some content is in French.