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Letters from Beckford to Gregorio Franchi, in Italian, 1804-28, n.d.

 Sub-Series
Includes some of Beckford's wrappers, a few sketches by Beckford, and a few notes and a number of sketches by Franchi, with (c. 5, fol. 34) a note in an unidentified hand 'Lettres à Franchi personne doit les voir xbre 1846', and (c. 11, fols. 167-9) a note, 1857, and a letter, n.d., concerning the purchase of parts of the correspondence. Translated extracts from the letters are printed in Life at Fonthill, ed. Boyd Alexander (1957).

Dates

  • 1804-28, n.d.

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Beckford c. 1-11

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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