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Manuscript of 'I dug beneath the cypress shade' by T. L. Peacock

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MS. Don. d. 82

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Manuscript of 'I dug beneath the cypress shade' by T. L. Peacock, printed in Works (London, 1875), and (fols. 2-5) letter from Peacock to Jane Gryffydd, 1819, with her reply.

Dates

  • 1819-1875

Extent

5 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. d. 82, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. d. 82

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16949

Overview

Manuscript of 'I dug beneath the cypress shade' by T. L. Peacock

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Love Peacock (1785–1866), was an English satirical novelist and poet.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Kathleen H. Thorpe and Elinora B. Clarke and given by the Friends of the Bodleian, 1943.

Bibliography

  • Peacock's letter is printed in Sir Henry Cole, Thomas Love Peacock, biographical notes from 1785 to 1862 [London, 1875], 19-20, and C. C. Van Doren, Life of Thomas Love Peacock (London, 1911), 143-4.
Title
Manuscript of 'I dug beneath the cypress shade' by T. L. Peacock
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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