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Fonblanque, Albany, 1793-1872
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Albany Fonblanque Collection
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 0.2 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1


Consists primarily of letters sent to Albany Fonblanque as editor of the Examiner (London).

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists primarily of letters sent to Fonblanque as editor of the Examiner (London). Among the correspondents are Marguerite Blessington, William Lisle Bowles, Edward Bulwer-Lytton, Rosina Lytton, the comte d'Orsay, George Grote, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, and Lord John Russell. Also included are two letters by Fonblanque to Lord Lytton, one unidentified manuscript, and one autograph manuscript by Charles Reynell regarding Leigh Hunt's censorship trial.


Folders are in alphabetical order by last name.

Collection Creator Biography:

Fonblanque, Albany, 1793-1872

Albany Fonblanque was a nineteenth-century English editor and journalist.

Collection History


AM 13115

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Albany Fonblanque Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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