Anna Letitia Barbauld manuscript material

Collection Data

Description
The Anna Letitia Barbauld manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of writings and correspondence. The writings include a four-line fragment of a poetical epistle to the Rev. William Enfield ("Go see the turf where Worth, where Virtue lies") and an early copy in an unidentifed hand of her memoir of her husband, the Rev. Rochemont Barbauld, which was published in the Monthly Repository of December 1808. The correspondence is dated between 1782 and about 1817. Correspondents include: Davies Giddy, the scientific administrator and mathematician; T. N. Longman, the publisher; Hannah More, the writer and philanthropist; Lydia Withering, née Rickards, her pupil and friend; and a few others.
Names
Barbauld, Mrs. (Anna Letitia), 1743-1825 (Creator)
Enfield, William, 1741-1797 (Addressee)
Gilbert, Davies, 1767-1839 (Addressee)
Longman, Thomas Norton, 1771-1842 (Addressee)
Manning, William, 1731 or 1732-1825 (Addressee)
More, Hannah, 1745-1833 (Addressee)
Phillips, R. (Richard), Sir, 1767-1840 (Addressee)
Rickards, Lydia, 1749 or 1750-1810 (Addressee)
Withering, Lydia, 1784-1867 (Addressee)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1782 - 1817
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS
Topics
Barbauld, Mrs. (Anna Letitia), 1743-1825
Poets, English -- 18th century
Poets, English -- 19th century
Essayists, English -- 18th century
Essayists, English -- 19th century
English poetry -- 19th century
Genres
Correspondence
Manuscripts
Notes
Biographical/historical: Anna Letitia Barbauld, née Aikin, English poet and essayist.
Physical Description
Extent: 51 items
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 75395280
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16463328
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 275bd780-5086-0136-3bbb-051d502d9647
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