MARRYAT, FREDERICK, 1792-1848.
Frederick Marryat papers, 1830-1842

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zmfv


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Marryat, Frederick, 1792-1848.
Title: Frederick Marryat papers, 1830-1842
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 150
Extent: .125 linear ft. (1 partial box)
Abstract:Papers of Frederick Marryat, British naval captain and writer, most of which discuss literary matters regarding the publication of his novels and articles.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Purchase, 1982.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Frederick Marryat papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Frederick Marryat (1792-1848), was a British naval captain and author of novels, essays and articles.

Frederick Marryat (1792-1848), was a British naval captain and author of novels, essays and articles.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the papers of Frederick Marryat from 1830-1842. The papers include letters written by Marryat to his wife Kate, his sub-editor Edward Howard, his editor Charles Ollier and others. The letters discuss personal affairs and literary matters regarding the publication of his novels and articles. Of particular interest are two letters to Edward Howard, Marryat's sub-editor on the Metropolitan Magazine, concerning a serious dispute between them over editing policies. He also writes at length about his stay in Germany (cira 1835) and about his disgust with British parliamentary proceedings.


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1 1 Correspondence, 1830-1842
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