Letter From David Garrick to Peter Garrick
|Abstract||Concerning a request for Peter to visit David and go fishing with him.|
|Contributor||Garrick, David, 1717-1779 (Author) / Connelly, Mollie (Transcriber)|
|Subject||River Dee / Buckingham / fishing|
|Series||18th Century Manuscripts, British Correspondence|
|Type||Autograph Letter Signed, Sealing-Wax|
|Extent||1 leaf, writing on recto and verso.|
|Identifier||Local: MSS_363_GAD_undated_1_1 / Local: MSS_363_GAD_undated_1_2 / Local: MSS_363_GAD_undated_1_3 / Local: MSS_363_GAD_undated_1_4|
|Reuse Permissions||All Rights Reserved|
|Note||Seller's Description: Attached Statement- Local Call Number MSS_363_GAD_undated_1_2. Statement contains a description of the manuscript, a transcription, and a handwritten note.
Curator's note: The recipient, Peter, is David's brother. Lichfield (not Litchfield as it is spelled on the manuscript) was the name of the garrison in Staffordshire where Garrick lived growing up. Taped on handwritten note reads: "part of a letter of David Garrick to his Brother.------
Postage Details: Lichfield is the name of the home where both Peter and David grew up. Remains of Sealing wax.
Paper Details: Originally folded. Paper description glued on to original.
Condition of Original: Fragile, foxing, cut off, tape added. >Creation Date Details: Undated range is the author's lifespan.
Provenance: Handwritten note on the Seller's Note reads: "From the Collection of Baroness Burdett Coutts.... (more)
|Collaborating Institutions||Department of English / ASU Library Distinctive Collections|
|Additional Formats||MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS|