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Hayley, William, 1745–1820

Memoirs of the life and writings of William Hayley, Esq. : the friend and biographer of Cowper / written by himself ; with extracts from his private correspondence and unpublished poetry ; and memoirs of his son Thomas Alphonso Hayley, the young sculptor, edited by J. Johnson.

London : Printed for Henry Colburn and Co., and Simpkin and Marshall, Stationers-Hall-Court, 1823.
Physical Description:
2 volumes : illustrations ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
In Process PR3506.H9 A82 1823+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Charles Ryskamp
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Memoirs of T. A. Hayley by J. Johnson.
Includes index.
Printed by S. and R. Bentley, Dorset-Street.
Frontispiece portrait in v. 1 by Robert Cooper; after a painting by George Engleheart. Frontispiece portrait in v. 2 by Caroline Watson; after a painting by George Romney.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary blind- and gilt-stamped diced calf. Bookplate: Sir Thomas Baring, Bart. Vol. 2 (book 10, Chapters 3-5) heavily annotated in graphite in an unidentified 20th century hand, loosely interleaved with manuscript transcription of correspondence relating to the text.
Subject Terms:
Baring, Thomas, Sir -- Bookplate.
Hayley, Thomas Alphonso, 1780-1800.
Hayley, William, 1745-1820.
Poets, English -- 18th century -- Biography.
S. and R. Bentley -- Printer.
Mezzotints -- 1823.
Annotations (Provenance)
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Engravings -- 1823.
Johnson, John, 1769-1833, editor.
Cooper, Robert, active 1795-1836, engraver.
Watson, Caroline, 1760 or 1761-1814, engraver.
Engleheart, George, 1750-1829, illustrator.
Romney, George, 1734-1802, illustrator.
Henry Colburn and Co. (1820-1824), publisher.
Simpkin and Marshall, publisher.

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