File NLW MS 10707C. - Felicia Dorothea Hemans papers

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NLW MS 10707C.


Felicia Dorothea Hemans papers


  • [1813x1835] (Creation)

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Holograph papers of Mrs. Felicia Dorothea Hemans, including poems entitled 'To the Memory of Bishop Heber' and 'Hymn on the Resurrection', an incomplete poem beginning 'In the green trees ...', a letter from Bronwylfa, St. Asaph, 7 January, 1822, to Lady John Campbell (the gift of the accompanying 'little Works'), and an undated letter to J. C. Graves, Fitzwilliam Square (a visit to Cheltenham, etc.).

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  • English

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The description is also available in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Part XIX, 238.

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For other papers of Felicia Dorothea Hemans see NLW MSS 9135C (which contains holograph poetry, one dated 1809), 10959C (which contains holograph papers, including correspondence, 1811-1830 and undated, and poetry), 11066C (which contains a holograph letter, undated, to Samuel Parkes).

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 10707C.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


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October 2008.


  • English



Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.

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