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Letters to Smith, Elder and Co.

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MS. Eng. lett. d. 168

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Letters to Smith, Elder and Co. mainly concerning the publication of Modern painters, from:
  1. (fols. 1-104) John Ruskin, 1859-74
  2. (fols. 105-237) J. J. Ruskin, 1860-3.

Dates

  • c. 1859-1874

Extent

237 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. d. 168, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. lett. d. 168

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 8501

Overview

Letters to Smith, Elder and Co.

Biographical / Historical

Smith, Elder and Co. was a publishing company founded in 1816. John Ruskin (1819-1900) was an English art critic and social critic.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from D. D. Evans, Day's Bookshop, Thame, 1956.
Title
Letters to Smith, Elder and Co.
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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