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Article, "Junius", by David Coulton. The article has been extracted from the "Quarterly Review" and is bound with letters of various writers to John Murray III, John Murray IV, William Smith and Robert Cooke concerning the article., 1851-1852, 1904.

Identifier: MS.42065

Scope and Contents

David Coulton`s article on Junius was published in the "Quarterly Review" of December 1851.

The article and letters have been bound under the cover title, "Lord Lyttelton Junius. Q. R. No. 179". The file is arranged as follows :

(1) Coulton`s article on Junius as published in the "Quarterly Review";

(2) letters of various correspondents, 1851-1852, concerning Coulton`s article:

letter of John Gibson Lockhart to John Murray III;

letters of John Wilson Croker to John Murray III;

letters of Philip Stanhope to John Murray III;

letter of James Macaulay to ? John Murray III;

"Remarks on Mr Macaulay`s letter" by David Coulton, with a note on the remarks by John Gibson Lockhart;

letter of "H. R." [? Henry Reeve] to ? William Smith;

letter of Whitwell Elwin to ? John Murray III;

letter of J. Brittons to Robert Cooke;

letter of William Gladstone to John Murray III;

letter of Thomas Frankland Lewis to ? John Murray III;

manuscript copy of a letter of George Lyttelton to ? John Murray III;

letters of David Coulton to John Murray III;

letter of William Smith to John Murray III;

letter of ? to John Murray III;

letter of David Coulton "To the publisher of the Quart. Rev." - John Murray III;

letter of John Collier to John Murray III;

(3) letters, 1904, concerning Coulton`s article :

letter of Henry Jackson to John Murray IV;

letter of Edward Pember to John Murray IV.


  • Creation: 1851-1852, 1904.


Language of Materials



0.00 Linear metres

Other Finding Aids

William Smith and J. Brittons have not been indexed.

Immediate Source of Acquisition



"Quarterly Review", volume 90, number 179, December 1851, article IV, pages 91-163.

Repository Details

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