Showing 2220 results

Archival description
30 results with digital objects Show results with digital objects
Add. MS b/61 · File · 1861-1896
Part of Additional Manuscripts b

Notes on Shakespeare by W. Aldis Wright, Sir Philip Perring, Albert Matthews, George Parker, H. P. Stokes, Eduard Thiessen and G. O. Wray. Printed reply by Edward H. Pickersgill to a paper by James Spedding, interleaved with Spedding's MS comments.

Letters (some of those without stated address perhaps originally sent to W. G. Clark) including correspondence from P. A. Daniel, W. G. Fletcher, F. J. Furnivall, R. Markham Hill, C. M. Ingleby; also some draft letters from W. Aldis Wright to various correspondents.

Wright, William Aldis (1831-1914), literary and biblical scholar
Add. MS b/62 · File · 1864-1919
Part of Additional Manuscripts b

Predominantly printed material: extracts from journals and newspapers; prefaces; programmes and dinner menus of Shakespeare societies; examination papers; printed correspondence (including between J. O. Halliwell-Philipps and Robert Browning regarding the New Shakspeare Society); frontispiece purportedly from the 1599 edition of Venus and Adonis probably from the 1879 Sotheran facsimile edition. Letters from P. Lyttelton Gell, George Litting, Henry Weston Eve and John Doran.

Wright, William Aldis (1831-1914), literary and biblical scholar
Add. MS b/17 · Subseries · 1861-1926
Part of Additional Manuscripts b

Includes testimonials and printed material. Some letters have explicatory notes by Florence Image. Almost 40 letters from Henry Jackson. Several letters from or relating to: H. M. Butler (some to Florence Image), A. V. Verrall, W. Aldis Wright, W. H. Thompson, Duncan Crookes Tovey and other members of his family, J. G. Frazer, J. N. Dalton, and J. W. L. Glaisher; for other correspondents see names below. Some letters by Image himself to various correspondents, and printed material

Add. MS b/73/23 · Item · 21 Mar. 1865
Part of Additional Manuscripts b

The Atheneum -- Provides information about the meaning of a "country captain" in India; shares a conjecture about the first scene of "Measure for Measure".

Clark, William George (1821-1878), literary and classical scholar
Add. MS b/73/26 · Item · 6 Sept. 1866
Part of Additional Manuscripts b

Dulwich -- Writes to remind Clark that he should correct the mistake about his edition of Shakespeare; meant to send him some notes but has been distracted with legal worries; sends a note for Cymbeline.

Clark, William George (1821-1878), literary and classical scholar
Add. MS b/73/20 · Item · 14 Dec. 1862
Part of Additional Manuscripts b

8 New Cavendish Str., W. - Is heading to Paris, regrets that he can't construe Shakespeare and that there is no literal Latin prose translation.

Clark, William George (1821-1878), literary and classical scholar
Add. MS b/73/24 · Item · [186-?]
Part of Additional Manuscripts b

The Priory, 21 North Bank, Regents Park -- Suggests that Clark should print the two versions of Hamlet with commentary which he would find instructive, as he has never seen the whole of the first version except in Hugo's French translation; is sending him the new edition of his life of Goethe in part because Clark liked the original, and in part to show he is not unmindful of Clark's kindness.

Clark, William George (1821-1878), literary and classical scholar