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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 1473

Miscellaneous eighteenth-century British papers

British letters, compositions, and other documents of various writers of the 18th century.

Dates

  • 1745-1820

Creator

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.5 linear feet (1 box, 1 pf box)

Contains letters and documents of British writers, publishers, and others active in the eighteenth century.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author or title if author unknown.

Physical Location

b, pf

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from various sources at various times. Acquisition information is given with each item.

Related Materials

For manuscripts and correspondence of Samuel Johnson held by Houghton, see separate listings in HOLLIS.
Title
Miscellaneous eighteenth-century British papers: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00262

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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