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Thrale, Henry 1728-1781

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Works: 36 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 1,785 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Charters  History 
Classifications: PR2223, 616.89
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The anatomy of melancholy what it is, with all the kinds, causes, symptomes, prognostickes, & severall cures of it : in three partitions with their severall sections, members, & subsections philosophically, medicinally, historically opened & cut up : with a satyrical preface conducing to the following discourse by Robert Burton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1651 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book provides an examination of melancholy. The author describes various types of melancholy and discusses its suspected causes. In addition, symptoms of melancholy are elaborates, and the prognosis and treatment of the disorder are discussed." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
by Thrale family ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection includes papers relating to Henry Thrale and his family history, and letters written by three of his daughters: Hester, Susanna, and Cecilia. Perhaps the most significant is a letter from Hester to Samuel Johnson dated 1783 July 27, commenting on his health and thanking him for his advice. Also of interest are a series of letters from Hester to lawyer Thomas Norris regarding proprty rental in 1807; and a 1780 letter from Henry Thrale to architect George Gwilt
London, to the electors of the borough of Southwark, on behalf of Henry Thrale by Samuel Johnson ( )
1 edition published in 1780 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Draft of a letter to be circulated in the name of Johnson's friend Henry Thrale, urging Thrale's re-election to Parliament. Emphasizes his record and expresses confidence that his recent ill health will not prevent him from serving
Hester Lynch Piozzi, Samuel Johnson,Anna Seward, and other correspondence by Hester Lynch Piozzi ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Predominately letters written by Hester Lynch Piozzi to her friends after the death of her husband and banishment from the artistic world. Piozzi writes to her friends and family mourning her old age and loss of artistic stimulation since her scandalous marriage to Gabriele Mario Piozzi (1740-1809) in the midst of Napoleonic Wars hardships. Includes sympathy notes, gossip, requests for literature, and bill payments on past homesteads. Also includes letters from Samuel Johnson and Anna Seward to friends and family discussing poor health and its negative effects on their work
Rice family papers by Rice family ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection consists primarily of letters written by Hester Lynch Thrale (later Piozzi) to Frances, John, and Morgan Rice from 1773 to 1776. Other papers include a family letter dated 1813; a detailed summary of the costs incurred by Sir John Lade while securing his title in 1758; an original pen and watercolor image of Thrale cousin Lady Laetitia Lade; a small collection of prints relating to the church at Tooting and Hester Lynch Piozzi; and later research notes
Lichfield, Eng., to Henry Thrale by Samuel Johnson ( )
1 edition published in 1771 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mentions his arrival in Lichfield, and expresses his hope that Thrale's wife is recovering. He plans to go on to London, and encloses a bill
Bamff [i.e. Banff], to [Hester Piozzi] by Samuel Johnson ( )
1 edition published in 1773 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Describing his travels in Scotland, including visits to Inchkeith, St. Andrews, Dundee, Aberbrothick, and Aberdeen; commenting on Lord Monboddo, "the Scotch Judge who has lately written a strange book about the origin of Language, in which he traces Monkeys up to Men, and says that in some countries the human Species have tails like other beasts"; mentioning that he received Thrale's letter in Aberdeen and is glad that her children have recovered from the measles; noting that he saw "women in plaids" but that "shoes are indeed not yet in universal use"; reporting that the libraries in Aberdeen "were not very splendid, but some manuscripts were so exquisitely penned, that [he] wished [Thrale could] have seen them."
Samuel Johnson letters by Samuel Johnson ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection consists of 744 letters and fragments written by Johnson between 1731 and 1784, and manuscript transcripts and reproductions of other Johnson letters which are unavailable elsewhere. It includes 232 letters to Johnson's most regular correspondent, his friend Hester Lynch Thrale (later Hester Lynch Piozzi), from 1765 until 1784. Other particularly noteworthy correspondents were actor David Garrick; the painters Frances Reynolds and Sir Joshua Reynolds; and novelist Samuel Richardson. Regular correspondents represented most heavily in the collection include Mrs. Thrale's daughter Hester (later Hester Maria Elphinstone, Viscountess Keith); friend and protege Bennet Langton; stepdaughter Lucy Porter; and boyhood friend John Taylor. All but four of the complete letters were published in Redford's Hyde Edition, the exceptions being letters to Thomas Cadell, Thomas Lawrence, Thomas Percy, and Henry Thrale
Hester Maria Elphinstone Keith papers by Hester Maria Elphinstone Keith ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The bulk of this collection consists of letters to Lady Keith from her friend Fanny Burney, her husband Lord Keith, and her mother Hester Lynch Piozzi. Lord Keith's letters from 1812 to 1815 often discuss the naval aspects of the Napoleonic Wars. Twelve of Mrs. Piozzi's letters from 1784 to 1786 were written during a tour of Italy, and from 1794 to 1814 were generally written from he home in Wales. The collection also includes one letter to Samuel Johnson, and several letters discussing him. The remainder of the collection is somewhat miscellaneous in nature, but relates largely to various controversies over the Henry Thrale estate
Settlement of estates in Wales : by Hester Lynch Piozzi ( )
1 edition published in 1775 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Agreement regarding the property in Wales inherited by Hester Lynch Thrale (later Hester Lynch Piozzi) from her mother Hester Maria Cotton Salusbury
by Hester Maria Elphinstone Keith ( Book )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bulk of this collection consists of letters to Lady Keith from her friend Fanny Burney, her husband Lord Keith, and her mother Hester Lynch Piozzi. Lord Keith's letters from 1812 to 1815 often discuss the naval aspects of the Napoleonic Wars. Twelve of Mrs. Piozzi's letters from 1784 to 1786 were written during a tour of Italy, and from 1794 to 1814 were generally written from he home in Wales. The collection also includes one letter to Samuel Johnson, and several letters discussing him. The remainder of the collection is somewhat miscellaneous in nature, but relates largely to various controversies over the Henry Thrale estate
by Rice family ( Book )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection consists primarily of letters written by Hester Lynch Thrale (later Piozzi) to Frances, John, and Morgan Rice from 1773 to 1776. Other papers include a family letter dated 1813; a detailed summary of the costs incurred by Sir John Lade while securing his title in 1758; an original pen and watercolor image of Thrale cousin Lady Laetitia Lade; a small collection of prints relating to the church at Tooting and Hester Lynch Piozzi; and later research notes
by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection consists of 744 letters and fragments written by Johnson between 1731 and 1784, and manuscript transcripts and reproductions of other Johnson letters which are unavailable elsewhere. It includes 232 letters to Johnson's most regular correspondent, his friend Hester Lynch Thrale (later Hester Lynch Piozzi), from 1765 until 1784. Other particularly noteworthy correspondents were actor David Garrick; the painters Frances Reynolds and Sir Joshua Reynolds; and novelist Samuel Richardson. Regular correspondents represented most heavily in the collection include Mrs. Thrale's daughter Hester (later Hester Maria Elphinstone, Viscountess Keith); friend and protege Bennet Langton; stepdaughter Lucy Porter; and boyhood friend John Taylor. All but four of the complete letters were published in Redford's Hyde Edition, the exceptions being letters to Thomas Cadell, Thomas Lawrence, Thomas Percy, and Henry Thrale
 
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