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Correspondence and papers relating to Thomas Love Peacock

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MS. Eng. lett. c. 582
Held at the Weston Library

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Correspondence and papers relating to Thomas Love Peacock, including:

  1. Fol. 1. printed copy of Latin version of 'A white-bait dinner' (see The works of Thomas Love Peacock (Halliford edition, ed. H. F. B. Brett-Smith, & C. E. Jones, London & New York, 1934-6) vii, 258-9, 507)
  2. Fols. 2-5. two letters from Harriet Love to Peacock, 1861-2
  3. Fols. 6-13. notes by Harriet Love, including extracts from Peacock's letters, with notes by Thomas l'Estrange, 1871-2
  4. Fols. 14-40. correspondence of R. S. Garnett and Edith Clarke, 1906-11 (given on condition that the letters are not copied, published or quoted from)
  5. Fols. 41-92. letters from Richard Garnett to Edith Clarke, 1875-1903
  6. Fols. 93-136. letters from various scholars, 1910-20. See BLR, 2 (1941-9), 42.


  • Creation: c. 1861-1936


136 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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MS. Eng. lett. c. 582

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17082


Correspondence and papers relating to Thomas Love Peacock

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Love Peacock (1758-1866) was an English satirical novelist and poet.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Peacock's grand-daughters, Edith G. Clarke, Kathleen H. Thorpe and Elinora B. Clarke, 1942.

Correspondence and papers relating to Thomas Love Peacock
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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