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Coxe, William, 1747-1828



William Coxe (1747-1828), English historian and priest

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Cadell & Davies records

Call Number: GEN MSS 510

Correspondence, promissory notes, receipts, and statements of account documenting the publishing and bookselling business of Cadell & Davies. The records include letters from contemporary authors and printers, as well as substantial correspondence with the poet and novelist Charlotte Turner Smith. Other correspondents include Edward Daniel Clarke, George Huntingford, William Magee, Edward Maltby, Isaac Milner, Charles Simeon, and Nathaniel Wraxall.

Dates: 1767-1831

Letter : Bitton, to Cadell & Davis, 1798 Jun 13

 Part of Collection — Box 5: [Barcode: 39002137224813], Folder: GROUP 93, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Letter to publisher Thomas Cadell., undated

 Item — 1-232
Call Number: MSS 10
Scope and Contents:

Asking him to send Coxe's travels by the bearer, adding 'it was presented to the King last Wednesday.' 14 May. (Referring to one of the many volumes of travels by William Coxe, 1748-1828).

Dates: undated

Lysons family collection

Call Number: OSB MSS 70
Abstract: The collection consists of material gathered by Lindsay Fleming in the course of his research on the life and work of Samuel Lysons, and includes correspondence with scholars and Lyson family descendants; transcripts of portions of Lysons's diary and his letters to Hester Thrale Piozzi; the typsecript of Fleming's "Memoirs and Select Letters of Samuel Lysons"; photographs; and letters to and from Daniel and Samuel Lysons. The correspondence of Daniel Lysons mainly concerns his topographical...
Dates: 1789-1964

Note : Basle, Switzerland, to Thomas Cadell, London, 1785 Aug 12

 Part of Collection — Box 5: [Barcode: 39002137224813], Folder: GROUP 93, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Holograph note in third person.

Dates: 1785 Aug 12