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Hazlitt, William, 1778-1830


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:


Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0034

Margaret Hazlitt's "Recollections" of her father Reverend William Hazlitt (1737-1820), and her brothers essayist and critic William Hazlitt (1778-1830) and artist John Hazlitt (1767-1837) cover the period 1737 to approximately 1812. The diary is of interest for its account of the origins and history of the Hazlitt family and its detailed description of the visit of the Reverend William Hazlitt and his family to North America from 1783 to 1787.

Dates: 1835 April 18-1838 October 27

William Hazlitt holograph note of subscription to Mr. Saunder's Library

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0915

Nineteenth-century English critic William Hazlitt wrote this request for a subscription to Mr. Saunder's circulating library from his home in Piccadilly, London.

Dates: circa 1824-1830

William Hazlitt letter to unidentified recipient

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0973

Consists of one autograph letter signed by William Hazlitt to an unidentified recipient circa 1815.

Dates: circa 1815

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