Collection SC564 - Peter Lowens collection

Letter from Sire Edwin Landseer to a publisher

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Peter Lowens collection

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  • Textual record

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  • Source of title proper: Titled based on contents of the collection.

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  • 1824 - 1908 (Creation)

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0.7 m of textual records

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The collection consists of letters written by illustrators of Charles Dickens' works. The collection includes letters from Edmund Yates, George Cattermole, William Powell Frith, and Alfred Chantrey Corbould.

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Donated to the University of Victoria by Peter and Anna Lowens, 2018-2023.


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2018-020, 2019-006, 2020-023, 2020-037, 2020-040, 2021-010, 2022-007, 2023-078

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Revised by JF, September 15, 2020.

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  • English

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