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BK9: Books, Maps and Prints

BARBADOS. ... Coleridge, William Hart (1789-1849) Bishop of Barbados (Nephew of Samuel Taylor Coleridge). A Collection of His Papers, Letters, Notebook, Etc, Etc

Auction Lot BK9/380

BARBADOS. ... Coleridge, William Hart (1789-1849) Bishop of Barbados (nephew of Samuel Taylor Coleridge). A collection of his papers, letters, notebook, etc, etc. Inc. a silhouette of him; his notebook of 221 inscribed pages, primarily concerned with his life in the West Indies, the last entry is dated Oct. 22nd, 1825; two copies of 'The Barbadian', 1848 and 1849, 4pp folio newspapers; Also from Lord Bathurst, Lord Liverpool, WEGladstone, etc, etc; 2 documents signed by George 1V (both worn).

BARBADOS. ... Coleridge, William Hart (1789-1849) Bishop of Barbados (Nephew of Samuel Taylor Coleridge). A Collection of His Papers, Letters, Notebook, Etc, Etc (BK9/380) offered in our Books, Maps and Prints Sale starting on 20th February 2013 at our salerooms in Honiton, Devon.

Lot Description

BARBADOS. ... Coleridge, William Hart (1789-1849) Bishop of Barbados (nephew of Samuel Taylor Coleridge). A collection of his papers, letters, notebook, etc, etc. Inc. a silhouette of him; his notebook of 221 inscribed pages, primarily concerned with his life in the West Indies, the last entry is dated Oct. 22nd, 1825; two copies of 'The Barbadian', 1848 and 1849, 4pp folio newspapers; Also from Lord Bathurst, Lord Liverpool, WEGladstone, etc, etc; 2 documents signed by George 1V (both worn).

Notes

An important collection, as well as the official documents and letters, there are many personal items; supplemented with his notebook, this collection could form the basis of a biography of WH Coleridge.

Price Realised

£3,200

Department

Books, Maps and Manuscripts

Fine Art Category

Manuscripts and Photographs

Sale Information

BK9: Books, Maps and Prints
Wednesday, 20th February 2013
Dowell Street, Honiton

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