MS Eng 1440
Relics of D. G. Rossetti: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
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Call No.: MS Eng 1440
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Title: Relics of D. G. Rossetti,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.1 linear ft.)
Abstract: Materials concerning the work of Dante Gabriel Rossetti.
Printed sections of this bound volume accessioned as *44-696, *44-697, and *44-698, manuscripts contained within accessioned as *44M-285, *44M-286, and *44M-287.
Purchased with the Norton fund from Elkin Mathews, Cat. 100; received: 1945 Feb. 8.
Transferred from Houghton Printed books department, 2003 Jan. 23.
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
Relic of D. G. Rossetti (MS Eng 1440). Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Rossetti (1828-1882) was an English painter and poet who helped found the Pre-Raphaelite
Manuscripts, letters, proofs, and print concerning the work of Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Materials bound in volume with spine title: Relics of D.G.
- (2). Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882. Autograph letter (unsigned) to unidentified recipient, [London? 188-?]
Imperfect: the postscript only, referring to a proposed private publication by Gosse.
Mounted in *44-696.
- (3). Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882. On the site of a mulberry-tree, planted by Wm. Shakspeare : broadside with AMs corrections and revisions, [London, 1869?].
Described as the separate private printing of the poem, London, 1869.
Corrections are reflected in the text as first published in the Academy, 1871 Feb. 15.
Wise, Ashley library, IV, 123.
- (4). Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882. Czar Alexander the second : AMsS poem, [London? 1881]
There are considerable variations from the text as published in Ballads and sonnets (London, 1881).
Mounted in *44-696.
- (5). Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882. Dennis Shand : Galley proof, [London, 1869].
Includes one MS correction in ink. Described as proof for the privately printed Poems of 1869.
There are variations from the text as printed separately 1869 and also as published
in the Poems, 1904, II, 80-82.
Wise, Ashley library, IV, 120-122.