Skip to main content

Authors -- 18th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:


Additional Papers of William Gilpin

The collection consists of: Manuscripts of William Gilpin's published works Poems and essays not by Gilpin Letters from William Gilpin (1757-1848) to his wife
Extents: 29 shelfmarks
Dates: 1749-1825

Heber Manuscripts

Manuscripts collected by Richard Heber, including material relating to Latin inscriptions, Latin language, the University of Oxford, 18th century literary figures, northern dialect and Greek history, BC 400-BC 320.
Extents: 14 shelfmarks
Dates: 13th-19th cent.

Letters to Joseph Cradock and to J.B. Nichols

Letters to Joseph Cradock (arranged alphabetically, G-M, N-S), 1760-1826; letters to Mrs. Cradock, 1811-15; and the correspondence of John Bowyer Nichols, mainly as Cradock's executor, 1826-8.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1760-1828

Papers of Edward Bensly

Papers of Edward Bensly, mainly relating to the identification of quotations used by 17th- and 18th-century authors, including Robert Burton, Jeremy Taylor and William Drummond of Hawthornden.
Extents: 8 shelfmarks
Dates: 1882-1936