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Landor, Walter Savage, 1775-1864

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1775 - 1864

Walter Savage Landor (1775-1864), English writer, poet, and activist.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Landor papers

 Collection
Call Number: OSB MSS 23
Overview: The papers contain correspondence and other manuscripts principally relating to the financial and familial troubles of Landor's last years. Letters from his niece Elizabeth Sophia Landor to Robert Browning discuss Landor's affairs in detail and Browning's attempts to assist his friend in Florence; Landor's letters to his children Walter, Julia and Charles present his view of the family's struggles. Other correspondents include his friend and admirer Rose Paynter; Richard Monckton Milnes; and...
Dates: 1838-ca. 1880