T. Cadell letters from others
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Extent.5 linear feet (1 box)
Among the most significant letters are twelve from author Hannah More on a variety of topics, items (28) to (30); six from Hester Lynch Piozzi concerning her Anecdotes of the Late Samuel Johnson, item (34); and one from economist Adam Smith concerning his Wealth of Nations, item (39).
Biographical / Historical
See the introduction to Theodore Besterman's The Publishing Firm of Cadell & Davies: Select Correspondence and Accounts, 1793-1836 (London: Oxford University, 1938).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Cadell, T. (Thomas), 1742-1802, recipient. T. Cadell letters from others, 1766-1825: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
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