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Article by Thomas De Quincey on the resignation of William Huskisson from Wellington's cabinet

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MS. Eng. misc. d. 271

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Article by Thomas De Quincey on the resignation of William Huskisson from Wellington's cabinet, written for an Edinburgh Tory weekly periodical printed by Abernethy, probably The Edinburgh Evening Post and Scottish Literary Gazette, for 3 May 1828, beg. 'This week we have to record a great triumph ...', and quoting from a previous article of 26 Jan. 1828.

Dates

  • c. 26 Jan-3 May 1828

Extent

7 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. d. 271, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 271

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17517

Overview

Article by Thomas De Quincey

Biographical / Historical

Thomas De Quincey (1785-1859) was an author. William Huskisson (1770-1830) was a statesman.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Myers & Co., cat. 336 (1941), 85.
Title
Article by Thomas De Quincey on the resignation of William Huskisson from Wellington's cabinet
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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