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Green, James
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
James Green Correspondence
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 0.2 linear feet
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Firestone Library (mss): Box 1


The James Green Correspondence consists of letters received from various correspondents by the 19th-century English poet James Green (of Bath).

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists primarily of letters sent to James Green from various correspondents regarding subscriptions to his poetry books. These correspondents include Edward Byam, William Bengo Collyer, Robert Fletcher, Earl John Russell, Earl of Shaftesbury, J. Pye Smith, Sir Thomas Noon Talfourd, and Durke of Wellington. Also included are signed manuscript copy of the poem "Stanzas from a poem written in the vicinity of Saint Bees" by James Hale and a small selection of clippings.

The following standard abbreviations, or their variations, are used to identify materials in this collection: ALS = autograph letter signed, AN = autograph note, and AMsS = autograph manuscript signed.

Collection Creator Biography:

James Green (fl. 1840s-1850s) was an English poet.

Collection History


Purchased from David Holmes Autographs in 2004 (AM2004-121).

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Karla J. Vecchia in 2004 . Finding aid written by Karla J. Vecchia in 2004 .

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use.

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:

James Green Correspondence; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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