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Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868.

Samuel Lover letter to Le Chevalier Chatelain

1858 February 5


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F392


Creator: Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868.


Title: Samuel Lover letter to Le Chevalier Chatelain


Inclusive Dates: 1858 February 5


Extent: 1 item (3 pp. and envelope)


Abstract: Letter from Samuel Lover to Le Chevalier Chatelain.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F392, Samuel Lover letter to Le Chevalier Chatelain, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099

Location

Special Collections Department, University of Delaware Library / Newark, Delaware 19717-5267 / Phone: 302-831-2229 / Fax: 302-831-6003 / URL: http://www.lib.udel.edu/ud/spec/

Source

Purchase, 1992.

Processing

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007.


The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

Irish painter, playwright and author Samuel Lover (1797–1868) was a prolific artist during the 19th century. He painted portraits and wrote plays, ballads and novels.

Sources:

Literature Online. "Samuel Lover 1797–1868." http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed March 16, 2007).


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of one autograph letter signed from Samuel Lover to Le Chevalier Chatelain thanking him for his translation of one of Lover's poems and his intention to translate others. He also remarks about giving recognition to the Scots Irishmen, separate from Englishmen.


Selected Search Terms

Topical Terms
Poets, Irish--19th century--Correspondence.
Form/Genre Terms
Letters (correspondence)
Occupation
Authors.

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.


Detailed Contents List

Samuel Lover letter to Chatelain , 1858 February 5   [Box 22 F392]

Autograph letter signed, 3 pp. and 1 envelope.