WorldCat Identities

Brevoort, Henry 1782-1848

Overview
Works: 79 works in 121 publications in 2 languages and 1,247 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  History  Classification  Autographs  Portraits  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Recipient
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Most widely held works by Henry Brevoort
Caroli Linnæi, Sueci, doctoris medicinæ, Systema naturæ, sive, Regna tria naturæ systematice proposita per classes, ordines, genera et species by Carl von Linné( Book )

1 edition published in 1830 in Latin and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of Henry Brevoort to Washington Irving by Henry Brevoort( Book )

2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of Washington Irving to Henry Brevoort by Washington Irving( Book )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume offers a series of letters written by Irving to his lifelong friend, early Manhattan landowner Henry Brevoort
Letters of Henry Brevoort to Washington Irving, together with other unpublished Brevoort papers. Edited, with an introduction, by George S. Hellman by Henry Brevoort( Book )

3 editions published in 1916 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of henry brevoort to washington irving, together with other by Henry Brevoort( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers of Washington Irving by Washington Irving( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also contains a notebook, 1823, of quotations from English authors, an address of his return from Europe, 1832, Peter Irving's notebook of Arthurian legends, and "Irving's power of idealization," by Oliver Wendell Holmes
William Smith letters to Henry Brevoort Jr by William Smith( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

William Smith (1769-1847), of New York and Quebec, was the son of American Loyalist William Smith Jr. (1728-1793) and Janet Livingston Smith (1730-1819). He was a Canadian provincial government official, historian and militia officer. Henry Brevoort Jr. (1782-1848) was a wealthy New York City landowner and a friend of Washington Irving. The collection consists of two letters from William Smith at Quebec to Henry Brevoort Jr. at New York, 1812 January 12 and 1815 February 21, requesting his assistance in obtaining monies due to him in New York
Papers of Washington Irving by Washington Irving( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains a manuscript leaf from "Life of Columbus," manuscript notes regarding English life and a poem "An humbe apology for a violation of the laws of politeness" addressed to Rebecca Gratz (not in Irving's hand)
Papers of and regarding Washington Irving by Washington Irving( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains manuscripts including Washington Irving's account book ca. 1840-1845, signature of Washington Irving 1836-1837, "Anecdote of the Young Physician" n.d., "Literary Life" n.d., notes re: "Prester John" n.d., notes re: Spanish politics [not in W.I.'s hand; possibly a trans. of some of his notes] 1842 November 5, unidentified leaves (including second copy of notes re: "Adam and the Fall" n.d., and a poem included in a letter from Washington Irving to Mrs. John Foster 1826 May 7 entitled "To Miss Emily Foster on Her Birthday."
Autograph letter signed from John Howard Payne, Tamworth, to Henry Brevoort, Liverpool by John Howard Payne( )

1 edition published in 1813 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Payne indicates that he took the liberty of giving Charles Kemble a letter of introduction to Brevoort and of soliciting Brevoort's "kind offices in his favour" through Mr. Irving. The letter opens with a line from Richard III: "From Tamworth thither is but one day's march." Integral address leaf addressed to Henry Brevoort, Esqr. care Ogden, Richards & Selden, Liverpool
Letters of Henry Brevoort to Washington Irving, together with other unpublished Brevoort papers, ed., with an introduction, by George S. Hellman by Henry Brevoort( )

1 edition published in 1918 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Http://hdl.handle.net/2027/mdp.39015031240677
Letters to Henry Brevoort by Washington Irving( Book )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Washington Irving papers by Washington Irving( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection contains correspondence, writings by Irving, family papers, pictorial materials, and published works about Irving
Andrew Elliot accounts and letters by Andrew Elliot( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

127 accounts, invoices, and notes to and from Andrew Elliot (including some to his wife Elizabeth). The other parties include Joseph Allicooke, Henry Brevoort, Hercules Mulligan, John B. Dash & Son, and many others. Letter to William Innis in London, dated March 6, 1781, regarding payment of a bill. Copy of letter to the Lord Commissioners of His Majesty's Treasury, dated London, Feb. 12, 1784, certifying that he was acquainted with David Mathews while he was mayor of New York, and that he was loyal to the Crown
 
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Languages
English (74)

Latin (1)