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[letters : Mary Tighe to Miss [Sydney] Owenson]

From: James Marshall Osborn collection of Lady Sydney Morgan

[letters : Mary Tighe to Miss [Sydney] Owenson]

From: James Marshall Osborn collection of Lady Sydney Morgan

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Creator: Tighe, Mary, 1772-1810
Other Creator: Osborn, James Marshall, collector
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Date: [ca. 1808]
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Description:
Lady Sydney Morgan (born Sydney Owenson, circa 1778 in Dublin, Ireland) was the daughter of the actor Robert Owenson. She was educated at home and at private schools. After serving as a governess she began a writing career, during which she authored nume
Abstract:
Comprised chiefly of letters to Morgan from friends and admirers, including Anne Jane Gore Hamilton, Joseph Atkinson, Charles Babbage, John Bowring, Richard Burgess, Henry Fothergill Chorley, Richard Ford, Catherine Grace Frances Moody Gore, Richard James Lane, Thomas Charles Morgan, Roderick Impey Murchison, Richard Phillips, Cyrus Redding, Marmion W. Savage, Horace Smith, Joseph Cooper Walker, and Thomas Wallace. There are also a few letters from Morgan to other correspondents; letters to Thomas Charles Morgan from friends and colleagues, including many from Cyrus Redding, Horace Smith, and Thomas Wallace; and several third party letters. In addition, there are three boxes of letters sorted by name of sender, and one manuscript copy in an unidentified hand of Lady Sydney Morgan's "The Tabinet Nightcap."
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1 folder (2 letters) ; 18 cm. and smaller
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Object ID: 11681847
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