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Collection of autograph and signed documents and letters, 1830-1837

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Collection of autograph and signed documents and letters, 1830-1837
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Extent and format
pp. 138
Half leather binding, green, with red lettering-pieces.
Scope and content

William IV (als, 1828) and Queen Adelaide (als, 1843), p. 2;

Duke of Reichstadt (Napoleon II) (school exercise, 1821), p. 10;

Mrs Siddons (als), p. 20;

James Northcote, RA (al), p. 28;

Prince Camille Borghese (coloured caricature), p. 37;

Sir Walter Scott (als), p. 40;

George Crabbe (als, 1829), p. 42;

Goethe (1s, 1831), p. 46;

Edmund Kean (note to admit two to a box, 1820), p. 56;

Lord Porchester (2nd Earl of Carnarvon) (als to Augusta, Lady Vincent, and two pencil drawings, 1820, with verses), p. 58;

William Wilberforce (als, 1788), Hannah More (als, 1781), p. 60;

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (dialogue between the poet and Harriet, 14 Jan. 1834, a response to a request for an autograph), p. 76;

Lafayette (two notes), p. 80;

Charles Lamb (note), p. 84;

William Blackwood (als to J. W. Croker, 1828), p. 86;

Mrs Felicia Hemans (verse), p. 100;

George Colman, junior (2 alls, 1823, 1828, to Edmund Byng), p. 114;

Vincenzo Bellini (als to Henry Greville, 1835), p. 116;

William Godwin (als, 1805), p. 118;

Ferdinand Paer (als to Mile de Konski, 1836), p. 132;

François Xavier Fabre (als to Mons. Louis Fantin, and list of autographs), p. 138.
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Finding aids
A detailed index to this collection exists on index cards in the Society of Antiquaries library.