Letters to Samuel Johnson from Various Correspondents

  • Reference
      GB 133 Eng MS 537
  • Dates of Creation
      1769-1778
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      various sizes. 1 volume (8 items);

Scope and Content

Letters to Dr Samuel Johnson from various correspondents. There are two letters from Charlotte Lennox and one each from Henry Bright, John Burton, Thomas Davies and S.J.C. Pratt. In the same volume are an account for coals bought of Henry Thrale by Mr Johnson, dated 15 January 1771, and an unaddressed letter from William Strahan.

See J.D. Wright, Some unpublished letters to and from Dr Johnson, Bulletin of the John Rylands Library, vol. 16 (1932), pp. 32-76.