Harriet Collins Boinville manuscript material : 1 item

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Harriet Collins Boinville, of Bracknell. Mrs. Boinville was a member of a radical social circle in England in the early 19th century that included the Godwins and the Shelleys. She was greatly admired by Shelley, and he appeared at one point to have been in love with her daughter Cornelia. Mrs. Boinville's brother-in-law was John Frank Newton, who wrote the vegetarian tract The Return to Nature (1811). To Thomas Jefferson Hogg, barrister and friend of Shelley : 1 autograph letter signed : 11 Mar 1814 : (H'GANA 0003) : among other things, discusses Shelley after his recent travels.
Names
Boinville, Harriet Collins (Creator)
Hogg, Thomas Jefferson, 1792-1862 (Addressee)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1814
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS
Topics
Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Biographical/historical: Harriet Collins Boinville, of Bracknell. Mrs. Boinville was a member of a radical social circle in England in the early 19th century that included the Godwins and the Shelleys. She was greatly admired by Shelley, and he appeared at one point to have been in love with her daughter Cornelia. Mrs. Boinville's brother-in-law was John Frank Newton, who wrote the vegetarian tract The Return to Nature (1811).
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 item
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16476252
MSS Unit ID: 19449
Archives collections id: archives_collections_19449
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d4116670-dcd5-0133-45af-00505686d14e
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