Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection
Source Creator:
Lennox, Charlotte, ca. 1729-1804, correspondent.
Source Title:
Autograph letter signed from Charlotte Lennox to David Garrick [manuscript], 1774 August 4.
Source Created or Published:
1774 August 4.
Physical Description:
fol. 2v
Source Call Number:
Y.c.1665
Digital Image File Name:
3918
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Hamnet Bib ID:
221378
Hamnet Holdings ID:
251152
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Lennox, Charlotte, ca. 1729-1804, correspondent.
Title (Hamnet):
Autograph letter signed from Charlotte Lennox to David Garrick [manuscript], 1774 August 4.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
1 item (2 p.)
Notes (Hamnet):
Bifolium. Endorsed by Garrick: "Mrs. Lennox's Letters 1774" and on bottom, "D.2." A biographical sketch of Lennox is on the inside recto leaf.
Notes (Hamnet):
Printed in Boaden (I, 647-48)
Notes (Hamnet):
Purchased from Maggs.
Notes (Hamnet):
She has translated and adapted Racine's Bajazet for the English audience. Suggests Mrs. Yates for the principal female character, Roxana. Describes alterations to the fifth act.
Subject (Hamnet):
Garrick, David, 1717-1779 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet):
Lennox, Charlotte, ca. 1729-1804 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet):
Letters -- 18th century -- Manuscripts. rbgenr
Subject (Hamnet):
Manuscripts -- 18th century. aat
Subject (Hamnet):
Racine, Jean, 1639-1699 -- Characters -- Roxana -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet):
Racine, Jean, 1639-1699. Bajazet -- Adaptations -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet):
Roxana (Fictitious character : Racine) -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet):
Yates, Mrs (Mary Ann), 1728-1784 -- Manuscripts.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Garrick, David, 1717-1779, recipient.
In (Hamnet):
David Garrick collection.
Call Number (Hamnet):
Y.c.1665

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