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Correspondence and papers of Thomas Warton the younger, 1738-1788

Dep. c. 547
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fols. 1-18) letters from him to his sister Jane, 1738, 1748, 1768-85
  2. (fol. 19) letter written by him as if from a private soldier, 1780
  3. (fol. 20) letter to his brother Joseph, [1783]
  4. (fols. 21-34) letters to his niece Charlotte, 1787-8, n.d.
  5. fols. 35-6) poems by him on the death of George II, [1760] and on Mrs. Morgan when she was a little girl, n.d.
  6. (fol. 37) note of money received by him as poet laureate, 1787
  7. (fol. 39) copy of Alexander Pope's outline for a history of English poets, annotated by William Mason, n.d., and
  8. (fols. 40-7) extract, n.d., from the registry of the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, concerning a dispute over the will of John Milton


  • Creation: 1738-1788


47 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


Dep. c. 547

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom