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MS Thr 37

Grimaldi, Joseph, 1779-1837. Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi, edited by "Boz," extra-illustrated: Index.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: f
Call No.: MS Thr 37
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Grimaldi, Joseph, 1779-1837.
Title: Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi, edited by "Boz," extra-illustrated.
Date(s): 1801-1849
Quantity: 1 collection (.75 linear feet (4 volumes)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Manuscript letters and drawings inserted into Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi (London, 1846).

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

59M-303F. Gift of William S. Spaulding; received: 1959 November.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi, Edited by "Boz," Extra-illustrated (MS Thr 37). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Related Materials

These volumes also have numerous playbills, prints, and contemporary drawings of Grimaldi by Thomas M. Grimshaw that are not listed in this finding aid.

Biographical / Historical

Grimaldi was an English pantomime actor and clown.


Arranged alphabetically by author. Volume and page number nearest to manuscript item can be located at end of each entry.

Scope and Contents

Contains manuscript letters, documents, and drawings, 1801-1849, by George Cruikshank, Charles Dickens, Joseph Grimaldi, Charles Kemble, Richard Brinsley Peake, and many others.

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