Letters from William Gilpin to Mary Delany
Letters from William Gilpin to Mary Delany, 1782-1786.
- Creation: 1782-1786
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. b. 27, fols. 33-34]
MS. Eng. lett. b. 27, fols. 33-61
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 21669
Letters from William Gilpin, writer and educator, to Mary Delany, artist
Biographical / Historical
William Gilpin (1724-1804) was a writer and an educator.
Mary Delany [née Granville; formerly Pendarves] (1700-1788) was an artist.
Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased by the Library from C.A.K. Fletcher, 1 Apr 1977.
- Letters from William Gilpin to Mary Delany
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