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William Brydges to Mary Shelley, 12 Dec. 1839

 Item
MS. Abinger c. 49, fols. 144-5

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On Brydges admiration for the Shelleys; request to consider the enclosed on phrenology; a poem 'To the Shade of Shelley', opening 'In a lone life of death to bear the scorn...'

Mentions [Percy Bysshe] Shelley

Incipit: I know not that you will...

See also a proof of a poem on phrenology (possibly the enclosed poem) in MS. Abinger c. 64, fols. 19-20

Dates

  • 12 Dec. 1839

Extent

2 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Abinger c. 49, fols. 144-5

Former reference:

Dep. c. 516/12
General See also a proof of a poem on phrenology (possibly the enclosed poem) in MS. Abinger c. 64, fols. 19-20

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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