Original compositions and extracts, in prose and verse: circa 1817-1886

Collection Data

Description
Poems and short prose passages, many of them religious in nature, in various hands; original watercolors, pencil drawings, and other illustrations, including a small engraved portrait of Ada Byron as a young girl. Among the contributors are Hannah More, Felicia Dorothea Hemans, the Rev. T.T. Biddulph, Newman Hall, and members of the Fry family, including Caroline Fry.
Names
Biddulph, Thomas Tregenna, 1763-1838 (Contributor)
More, Hannah, 1745-1833 (Contributor)
Hemans, Mrs., 1793-1835 (Contributor)
Hall, Newman, 1816-1902 (Contributor)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1817 - 1886 (Approximate)
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz BND-MSS (Original compositions)
Topics
Commonplace-books -- 19th century
Genres
Albums
alba amicorum
Autographs
Drawings
Physical Description
Extent: 1 volume (ca. 150 leaves, about half blank) : ill. ; 21 cm. (4to)
Binding: Contemporary green roan, gilt.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPW02-A116
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15411415
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 077f4a90-a104-0133-6d70-00505686d14e
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