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Papers of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

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Papers of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, consisting of:
  1. An account by Jane Welsh Carlyle of household expenses, 1854-1855
  2. An account by Jane Welsh Carlyle of a visit to Haddington, East Lothian, July 1849
  3. 2 pocket-books of Thomas Carlyle, c. 1839-1847

Dates

  • [c. 1839]-1871

Extent

4 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. c. 50].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Don. c. 50, d. 53/1-3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12832

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) was an historian, essayist and philosopher. His wife was Jane Baillie Welsh Carlyle, poet and writer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by J.C.B. Gamlen, through the Friends of the Bodleian, in 1935.
Title
Papers of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom