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Draft of 'Memoirs of William Beckford Esqr.', by Cyrus Redding, 1846

Some pages in the hand of an amanuensis, with (fol. i) two slips addressed to the publisher Henry Colburn. A different version of the memoir was published anonymously, as Memoirs of William Beckford of Fonthill, 2 vols. (C.J. Skeet, 1859). The manuscript includes: (fols. 89-91, 133-9) copies of verses by Beckford (fols. 164-75) the printed German text…
Shelfmark: MSS. Beckford c. 85/2
Extents: 87 Leaves
Dates: 1846