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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 1371

Henry Fielding papers for Of outlawry in criminal causes

Autograph manuscript fragment of a political treatise on eighteenth century law by English author Henry Fielding.


  • 1737-1929

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

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.1 linear feet (2 volumes)

Autograph manuscript fragment of Fielding's unpublished treatise on eighteenth century law. Also includes a letter from Fielding to John Nourse and a letter from Arundell Esdaile to Mitchell Kennerly for Jerome Kern.

Biographical / Historical

Fielding was an English author.


Arranged chronologically.

Physical Location

MS, f

Immediate Source of Acquisition

86M-13. Deposited by The Viscountess Eccles, Four Oaks Farm, 350 Burnt Mill Road, Somerville, New Jersey 08876; received: 1987 December; gift: 1987 February.
Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754. Henry Fielding papers for Of outlawry in criminal causes, 1737-1929: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

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