Correspondence of Ichabod Charles Wright

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 Brotherton Collection MS 19c Wright
  • Dates of Creation
      ca. 1831-1871
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      5 vols containing ca. 358 letters All the volumes are finely bound in red with leather spines embossed with gilt lettering appropriate to their respective contents

Scope and Content

Contains: (1) Correspondence when editing Dante, 1831-1871, 2 vols lettered: J.C. WRIGHT ON DANTE: AUTOGRAPH LETTERS; (2) Correspondence when editing Homer, 1846-1865, 3 vols lettered: J.C. WRIGHT'S TRANSLATION OF HOMER'S "THE ILIAD": AUTOGRAPH LETTERS AND CORRESPONDENCE.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ichabod Charles Wright (1795-1871) was a translator of Dante and of Homer's Iliad. For full details of his life and work see the Dictionary of National Biography

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

From the library of Lord Brotherton

Note

In English