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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Cards on which a message may be written or printed for mailing without an envelope, usually at a lower rate than that for letters in envelopes.

Found in 370 Collections and/or Records:

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Lefroy to Leitner., 1816-1927.

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Identifier: MS.40686
Scope and Contents All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name.Lefroy, Emma.Letters, 1892, of Emma Lefroy to John Murray IV. Folios 1-11.Folios 10-11. Copy of a letter, 1892, of James Anthony Froude to Emma Lefroy. Sent as an enclosure of letter, 1892, of Emma Lefroy to John Murray IV, folios 8-9.Lefroy, George Benjamin Austen.Letters and a partial letter, 1890, 1893-1896, 1901 and undated, of George...
Dates: 1816-1927.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Lennep to Leslie, A., 1830-1910.

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Identifier: MS.40689
Scope and Contents All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name. A further correspondent has been added to the end of the sequence.Lennep, Henry John van.Letters, 1867-1870 and 1872, of Henry John van Lennep to John Murray III. Folios 1-37.Folios 27-28. Letter, 1869, of Augustus Oscar van Lennep to John Murray III.Folio 29. Note, 1869, of John Murray III regarding Henry John van Lennep.Lennox, Charles...
Dates: 1830-1910.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Leslie, C. to Leslie, G., 1825-1923.

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Identifier: MS.40690
Scope and Contents This manuscript principally includes letters, 1825-1859, of Charles R. Leslie to John Murray II and John Murray III. They concern art works, and publications of Leslie’s, including “Life and times of Sir Joshua Reynolds”. There is mention also of his friendship with Constable.All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name. Some include replies.Leslie, Charles R., 1825-1861: folios 1-83; (1)Leslie, Constance,...
Dates: 1825-1923.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Lester to Levo., 1808-1919.

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Identifier: MS.40692
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,...
Dates: 1808-1919.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Liddell, R. to Lilly, P., 1814-1924.

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Identifier: MS.40697
Scope and Contents All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name.Liddell, Rhoda Caroline Anne.Letters, 1899, of Rhoda Caroline Anne Liddell to John Murray IV. Folios 1-3.Lidderdale, Alan Wadsworth.Letters, 1908 and 1912, of Alan Wadsworth Lidderdale to John Murray IV. Folios 4-10.Liddiard, William.Letter, 1814, of William Liddiard to John Murray II. Folios 11-12.Liddon, Henry...
Dates: 1814-1924.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Ludlaw to Lullin., 1817-1914.

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Identifier: MS.40720
Scope and Contents Letters of various correspondents to John Murray, publishers. These include letters of Charles Bogue Luffmann and of his wife Lauretta Luffmann (signing as Laura M. Lane) to Hallam Murray and John Murray IV. Both sets of letters concern C. Bogue Luffmann’s book "A vagabond in Spain". The letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent, then by date under each name.Ludlaw, B., 1914: folio 1.Ludlow, John, 1858: folios 2-4.Ludlow, Rachel, 1830: folios...
Dates: 1817-1914.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Muir, F. to Muirhead, S., 1839-1918.

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Identifier: MS.40856
Scope and Contents The letters are arranged chronologically under each correspondent.Muir, Fanny.Letters, 5 August 1844 and 1 December 1850, of Fanny Muir to John Murray III. Folios 1-4.Muir, John Ramsay Bryce.Letters, August 1915, of Ramsay Muir to John Murray IV. Folios 5-8.Muir, William.Letter, 11 July 1855, of William Muir to David Smith, Writer to the Signet. Folios 9-12.Muirhead, Findlay.Letters, 1898 and...
Dates: 1839-1918.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Oliver, F. to Oliver, T., 1888-1915.

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Identifier: MS.40889
Scope and Contents The letters of Francis Oliver concern setting up a scheme for the publication of books arising from advanced courses in botany at the University of London.Those of Samuel Oliver include suggestions for publication, including an account of the Dreyfus affair; he reports also his original authorship of an official account of the Second Afghan War.The letters of Thomas Oliver concern mainly his work “Dangerous trades”. The letters are arranged alphabetically by...
Dates: 1888-1915.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Ollier, Charles to O`Meara, Barry E., ? 1822-1924.

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Identifier: MS.40891
Scope and Contents The letters are arranged chronologically under each correspondent.Ollier, Charles.Letter, December 1828, of Charles Ollier to John Murray II, probably concerning his work as literary reader and adviser to Henry Colburn. Folios 1-2.Ollivant, Alfred (1798-1882).Letter, 28 July 1870, of Alfred Ollivant, signed “A. Llandaff”, to John Murray III. Folios 3-4.Ollivant, Alfred (1874-1927).Letters, 1901-1918, of Alfred Ollivant...
Dates: ? 1822-1924.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Prothero, Hope to Prothero, Rowland., ? 1888-1922.

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Identifier: MS.40981
Scope and Contents Prothero, Hope. Letters, [?1888] and [?1898]. Folios 1-3.Prothero, Mary Frances. Letters, [1899]-1922, and undated. Folios 4-21.[Note] Folio 12. Wet-press copy of a letter, 21 ?February 1922, of John Murray IV to Mary Prothero.Prothero, Michael. Letter, 1917. Folio 22.Prothero, Rowland Edmund. Letters, 1890-1894, with related papers. The letters are to John Murray IV and to Hallam Murray. They concern, mostly, Prothero’s editorship of the...
Dates: ? 1888-1922.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Somervell to Somerville, M., 1823-1922.

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Identifier: MS.41131
Scope and Contents Letters of various correspondents to John Murray, publishers. These include letters of Mary Somerville to John Murray II and John Murray III, with a few letters to Joseph Pentland and one letter to Ada Byron. Also included are letters of Martha Somerville to John Murray III, concerning work on her mother Mary Somerville’s memoirs. The letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent, then by date under each name.Somervell, Robert, 1889-1902: folios 1-6.Somerville,...
Dates: 1823-1922.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Whymper to Wicksteed., 1807-1915.

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Identifier: MS.41269
Scope and Contents Letters of various correspondents to John Murray, publishers. These include letters of Edward Whymper to the Murrays and Robert Cooke. These letters concern his own publications but also mention engravings for the works of others, including Heinrich Schliemann. One letter, 1 August 1862, to his father Josiah, describes a climbing accident on the Matterhorn, including a sketch. All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent, then by date under each name.Whymper,...
Dates: 1807-1915.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Williams, L. to Williams, O., 1871-1911.

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Identifier: MS.41284
Scope and Contents The letters are arranged chronologically under each correspondent.Williams, Llewellyn Paganus.Three letters, [1893], of Llewellyn Williams to John Murray IV. Two are written on behalf of Williams’s son, Philip, requesting that Murray recommend someone to assess Philip’s literary endeavours. The other acknowledges a gift of books by Murray to Williams for a bazaar to raise funds for the restoration work on his church. Folios 1-6.Williams, Monier Monier-...
Dates: 1871-1911.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Wreford to Wrenfordsley., 1826-1897.

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Identifier: MS.41307
Scope and Contents This manuscript includes letters, 1868-1897, of Walter Wren to John Murray III and John Murray IV. Wren comments on Murray publications in his role as coach of candidates for the Indian Civil Service examinations.All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name.Wreford, Henry, 1854-1856: folios 1-8;Wren, Percival, 1826-1828: folios 9-17; with letter, 1981, of [Richard] Alan Graham-Smith; (1)Wren, Walter,...
Dates: 1826-1897.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames Holland, Helen to Holland, Herbert., 1829-1913.

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Identifier: MS.40566
Scope and Contents This manuscript principally includes letters, 1875-1913 and uncertain dates, of Henry Scott Holland to John Murray III, John Murray IV and Hallam Murray. They concern works of Holland’s published by the Murrays, including “Memoir of Madame Jenny Lind-Goldschmidt", co-authored with W. Rockstro. There is mention also of the “Lux mundi” series, and discussion of political and social events. The letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name.Holland,...
Dates: 1829-1913.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Edith Beaumont., 1894-1898.

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Identifier: MS.40072
Scope and Contents

Letters, 1894-November 1898, of Edith Beaumont to John Murray IV and Hallam Murray. The letters concern the biography by William Butler of her first husband, Sir George Pomeroy-Colley. The letters are arranged in date order.

1894-1895: folios 1-16;

1898, January-November: folios 17-111.

Dates: 1894-1898.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Edith Beaumont., 1899-1903.

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Identifier: MS.40073
Scope and Contents Letters, December 1898-1900, of Edith Beaumont to John Murray IV and Hallam Murray, with related papers. The letters concern the biography by William Butler of her first husband, Sir George Pomeroy-Colley. The letters are arranged in date order.1898, December: folios 1-68;1899-1900: folios 69-88;1903: folios 89-90;undated papers, mostly notes and corrections: folios 91-102:includes typescript copy of letter, 1897, of George...
Dates: 1899-1903.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Edmund Spencer Eardley Childers., 1896-1919.

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Identifier: MS.40215
Scope and Contents The letters and telegram concern mostly the preparation and publication of Edmund Spencer Eardley Childers’ `Life and Correspondence of Right Hon. Hugh Culling Eardley Childers` (1901). The letters also contain family news due to the fact that the wives of Childers and John Murray IV were sisters – Matilda Florence Childers and Katherine Evelyn Murray respectively. Childers commonly used his middle name of Spencer and most of his letters are signed Spencer Childers. The letters are arranged...
Dates: 1896-1919.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Edward Rae., 1874-1923.

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Identifier: MS.40997
Scope and Contents The letters are to John Murray III, John Murray IV and Hallam Murray. They concern, among other subjects, the publication of “The Land of the North Wind”, “The Country of the Moors”, and “The White Sea Peninsula”.A number of the letters are written on behalf of, and others concern, George Rae, Edward’s father, and relate to the publication of “The Country Banker”. The letters are arranged chronologically.1874-1875, 1877-1879: folios 1-43 [Note 1];...
Dates: 1874-1923.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Elizabeth Gordon., 1893-1912.

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Identifier: MS.40462
Scope and Contents Letters, 1893-1912, of Elizabeth Gordon to John Murray IV and Hallam Murray, with related letters. They concern her memoir of her father, “The life and correspondence of William Buckland”, published by the Murrays. The letters are arranged in chronological order.1893: folios 1-10.1894, January-June: folios 11-74; (1) July-December: 75-97; undated: folios 98-99;?1894: folios 100-102.1895-1897: folios 103-120....
Dates: 1893-1912.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Emma Caillard., 1887-1916.

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Identifier: MS.40183
Scope and Contents Letters, 1887-1916, of Emma Caillard to John Murray IV, with some letters to John Murray III and Hallam Murray. They concern works of hers published by the Murrays including “Invisible powers of nature”, “Electricity, the science of the nineteenth century”, “Progressive revelation”, and “Individual immortality”. The letters are arranged in chronological order.1887-1888: folios 1-35; (1)1889-1890: folios 36-54; (2)1891-1892: folios 55-67;...
Dates: 1887-1916.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Frances Elliot., 1875-1892.

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Identifier: MS.40372
Scope and Contents Letters, 1875-1892, of Frances Elliot to John Murray IV and Hallam Murray. They mostly concern her work “Diary of an idle woman in Constantinople”, published by the Murrays, with some mention of other works in that series. The letters are arranged in chronological order as far as possible, though some letters are undated within their year or the year is estimated.1875: folios 1-2;1891: folios 3-15;1892 (in date order): folios 16-106; (1)1892...
Dates: 1875-1892.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Frances Elliot., 1893-1897.

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Identifier: MS.40373
Scope and Contents Letters, 1893-1897, and uncertain dates, of Frances Elliot to John Murray IV and Hallam Murray. They concern reviews of her work “The diary of an idle woman in Constantinople”, and also her following publication, “Roman gossip”. The letters are arranged in chronological order as far as possible, though some letters are undated within their year or the year is estimated.1893: folios 1-33;1893 (undated): folios 34-35;1893 (partial letters): folios 36-37;...
Dates: 1893-1897.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Francis Darwin., 1882-1889.

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Identifier: MS.40310
Scope and Contents The letters are to John Murray III, to Robert Cooke, to John Murray IV, and to Hallam Murray. The letters are arranged chronologically. Letters for which only a suggested year is given are placed at the end of the year to which they are thought to relate.1882: folios 1-7;1883: folios 8-12;1884: folios 13-27;1885: folios 28-55;1886: folios 56-65;1887: folios 66-107;1888: folios 108-141;...
Dates: 1882-1889.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Francis Darwin., 1890-1918.

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Identifier: MS.40311
Scope and Contents The letters appear to be to John Murray IV and to Hallam Murray. The letters are arranged chronologically. Letters for which only a suggested year is given are placed at the end of the year to which they are thought to relate. Undated letters, and for which no date has been supplied, are placed at the end of the sequence of dated letters.1890: folios 1-2;1891: folios 3-10;1892: folios 11-41;1893: folios 42-45;1894:...
Dates: 1890-1918.