Timothy Shelley manuscript material

Collection Data

Description
Sir Timothy Shelley, second baronet of Castle Goring, father of Percy Bysshe Shelley, the English poet. The Timothy Shelley manuscript material in the Pforzheimer Collection consists of legal documents and correspondence. The legal documents include a holograph draft lease of Castle Goring and autograph signatures on indenture agreements. The bulk of the correspondence is dated between 1811 and 1823. Correspondents include: Thomas Jefferson Hogg, friend of P. B. Shelley; Percy Bysshe Shelley, poet (his son); William Whitton, his lawyer; and a few others.
Names
Shelley, Timothy, Sir, 1753-1844 (Creator)
Clarke, Robert, solicitor (Addressee)
Hogg, John, 1761-1823 (Addressee)
Hogg, Thomas Jefferson, 1792-1862 (Addressee)
Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822 (Addressee)
Shelley, Timothy, Sir, 1753-1844 (Addressee)
Whitton, William, 1762 or 1763-1832 (Addressee)
English & Becks, (upholsterers of Bath) (Addressee)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1797 - 1837
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS
Topics
Fathers of authors -- Great Britain -- 19th century
Legal documents -- Great Britain -- 18th century
Genres
Manuscripts
Correspondence
Notes
Biographical/historical: Sir Timothy Shelley, second baronet of Castle Goring, father of Percy Bysshe Shelley, the English poet.
Physical Description
Extent: 27 items
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20244063
MSS Unit ID: 23058
Archives collections id: archives_collections_23058
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e600000-df13-0133-e6ee-00505686d14e
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