MS Eng 1374
Whitmore, William Henry, 1836-1900, compiler. William Henry Whitmore scrapbook on
Winthrop Mackworth Praed: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: MS Eng 1374
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Whitmore, William Henry, 1836-1900, compiler.
Title: William Henry Whitmore scrapbook on Winthrop Mackworth Praed,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Scrapbook about English poet and politician Winthrop Mackworth Praed, compiled by
American writer and editor, William Henry Whitmore.
*87M-30. Purchased from David J. Holmes Autographs, 230 S. Broad St., 3rd Fl. Philadelphia
PA 19102 (cat. 21, item 142) with the bequest of Thomas Edward Hanley; received: 1988 Feb. 25.
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William Henry Whitmore Scrapbook on Winthrop Mackworth Praed (MS Eng 1374). Houghton
Library, Harvard University.
Whitmore was an American writer and editor. Praed was an English poet and politician.
Includes disbound leaves from a scrapbook compiled by Whitmore of several editions
of collected works of Praed. Also includes a signed portrait of Praed, the title page
of volume 1 of Redfield, transcripts of poems in Whitmore's hand, a letter from Praed to Samuel Paget, a letter
from Whitmore to a Boston printer, and a letter from Cyrus Powers to Whitmore.
- Whitmore, William Henry, 1836-1900. [Winthrop Mackworth Praed edition scrapbook]. A.MS., MS.; [v.p.] 1835-1864 and [n.d.]
Disbound leaves from a scrapbook assembled by Whitmore concerning 1854, 1859, 
and 1863 editions of collected works of Winthrop Mackworth Praed.
- (1). Praed, Winthrop Mackworth, 1802-1839. A.L.s. to Samuel Paget; London, 7 Apr 1835. 1s.(1p.)
With undated letter in unidentified hand, clipping, and annotation.
- (2). [Copy of a signed portrait of Praed]. 1s.(1p.)
- (3). [Notes on Praed] in Whitmore's hand. 8s.(8p.)
- (4). Title page of vol. 1 of Redfield, 1860 "Editor's edition," annotated by Whitmore. 1s.(2p.)
- (5). Preface in Whitmore's hand with cuttings. 4s.(4p.)
- (6-8). Transcripts of poems in Whitmore's hand. 12s.(12p.); 7s.(7p.)
- (9). Copy of a letter from Whitmore to the printer, Boston, 23 Sep 1863. 2s.(2p.)
- (10-24). Additional transcripts in Whitmore's and unidentified hands. 28s.(28p.)
- (25). Copy of an 1859 letter to Whitmore from Cyrus Powers. 1s.(2p.)