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Research Report

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April 2020


A collection of letters by men and women associated with the periodical press in England in the first half of the nineteenth century, transcribed, annotated, and presented with scans of the original letters. Notable contributors include Times editors Thomas Barnes and John Delane, Fraser's Magazine writers William Maginn and John Heraud, Charles Molloy Westmacott editor of The Age, Stanley Lees Giffard of The Standard , and Mary Russell Mitford.


public domain; letters physically owned by the author

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VCU English Publications

Letters 1-10.pdf (276852 kB)
Scans of original letters: Letters 1-10

11-21.pdf (146113 kB)
Scans of original letters: Letters 11-21

22-32.pdf (280746 kB)
Scans of original letters: Letters 22-32