Holograph manuscript of Edward Mangin 'Utopia found'
Including some passages crossed out, but legible, that are not in the anonymous published work, with (fol. 49) pen drawing by Mangin for the frontispiece. Bound with a copy of the published work, Utopia Found: being an apology for Irish absentees (Bath, 1813).
The rest of lot 256 was Mangin's annotated copy of Memoirs of Samuel Pepys (London, 1828), Vet.A6 e.438/1-5.
- Creation: 1813
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc e. 901, fols. 1-2].
MS. Eng. misc. e. 901
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 22239
Holograph manuscript of Edward Manginâ€™s 'Utopia found'
Biographical / Historical
Edward Mangin (1772-1852) was a writer and translator. For further details see the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
With Mangin's bookplate inserted.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased Christie's, 1 Dec 1976, part of lot 256.
- Holograph manuscript of Edward Manginâ€™s 'Utopia found'
- EAD version 2022 by C. McIlwaine
- EAD version 2022
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