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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 974

Thomas De Quincey compositions

Overview

Compositions by English essayist and critic Thomas De Quincey.

Dates

  • 1818-185-?

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Extent

.25 linear feet (1 volume)
Includes manuscripts and fragmentary transcript replies to the correspondents in the Kendal chronicle, manuscripts and transcripts of Great crisis in the commercial affairs of Great Britain, The tables turned, To the editor of the Westmorland gazette, among othe fragments of articles.

Biographical / Historical

De Quincey was an English essayist and critic.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

43M-732 - 43M-748. Purchased with the Nieman fund; received: 1944 May 18.
Title
De Quincey, Thomas, 1785-1859. Thomas De Quincey compositions, 1818-185-?: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00996

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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