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MS Eng 734.3

Robinson, Thomas, d. 1810. Thomas Robinson letters to Thomas Percy, 1802-1807: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Eng 734.3
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Robinson, Thomas, d. 1810.
Title: Thomas Robinson letters to Thomas Percy,
Date(s): 1802-1807.
Quantity: 1 collection (.5 linear feet (1 box)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters from Robinson to the English antiquary Thomas Percy concerning the painter George Romney.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

No accession number. Bequest of Evert Jansen Wendell, 1918.

Conditions Governing Access:

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

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Thomas Robinson Letters to Thomas Percy, 1802-1807 (MS Eng 734.3) Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Robinson was the son of the engraver Thomas Romney Robinson.


Arranged chronologically.

Scope and Contents

Letters to the English antiquary Thomas Percy, including some poems by Robinson. Includes Thomas Romney Robinson's essay on the death of the painter George Romney as well as a letter from the poet William Hayley concerning an engraved portrait for Hayley's biography of George Romney.

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