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Correspondence of miss Pigott with publishers relative to her works, written in 1832-1845

MS. Pigott d. 3
Held at the Weston Library

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Comprises the following correspondence:

  1. (fol. 1) 1832-1840, about the Private Correspondence of a Woman of Fashion, 2 vols. (Lond. 1832, 8°), anonymous; including the agreement dated May 16, 1832, and letters of Richard Bentley
  2. (fols. 20, 33) 1839-40, about the Records of Real Life, 3 vols. (Lond. 1839, 8°), including the agreement dated July 5, 1839
  3. (fol. 24) 1839-40, about the Pilgrimage from Fontainbleau to Scotland in the Metropolitan of those years
  4. (fol. 57) 1844-45, about the Three Springs of Beauty, a Legend of the Cyclades, including the agreement dated May 28, 1844: with a few other papers.

The letters are not always cordial.


  • Creation: written in 1832-1845


71 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Pigott d. 3

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no 23454

Physical Facet

On paper


10 1/2 × 9 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom