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This collection consists of two letters written by Anglican clergyman and author Charles Kingsley (1819-1875), collected from various sources by Spencer Research Library staff.
This collection consists of a single letter written by Edward Capern to Dr. Lin from Bideford, England, providing biographical details about his life and career, including working as a child laborer at a factory.
Captain Basil Hall (1788-1844) followed a career in the Royal Navy by becoming a popular travel writer. These 4 letters reflect his naval and literary connections and activities. Items probably mostly written in London, perhaps also Italy.
A collection of six letters by poet and biographer Mathilde Blind. Correspondents include Charles Rowley, a social reformer and figure involved in the Manchester, England arts scene, pre-Raphaellite painter Frederic Shields, and a "Mr. Dolman."
This collection consists of 2 letters by English Romantic poet Robert Southey (1774-1843), collected from various sources by Spencer Research Library staff.
Collection of letters from various sources written by Thomas De Quincey (1785-1859) or daughter Florence (De Quincey) Smith.
Small collection of literary texts and letters by the English novelist William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863) and gathered together by Spencer Research Library staff.
This collection consists of two letters written by English Romantic poet William Wordsworth (1770-1850).
- American poetry -- Women authors -- 19th century 1
- Child labor -- Great Britain -- Sources 1
- English literature -- 18th century 1
- English literature -- 19th century 1
- Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828 1
- Blind, Mathilde, 1841-1896 1
- Brooks, Maria Gowen, 1794 or 1795-1845 1
- Brown, Ford Madox, 1821-1893 1
- Capern, Edward, 1819-1894 1