Collection Level Description: Facsimiles of Two Volumes of a Manuscript Diary kept by John Lewis Mallet
Reference: MSS. Facs. d. 145-6
Title: Facsimiles of Two Volumes of a Manuscript Diary kept by John Lewis Mallet
Dates of Creation: copies of originals dating 1821-5
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: John Lewis Mallet
Language of Material: English
John Lewis Mallet (1775-1861) was Secretary of the Audit Office.
Scope and Content
Facsimiles of two volumes of a manuscript diary kept by John Lewis Mallet, marked
'volumes iv and v' and covering the period October 1821 to January 1825. The
remainder of the diary has not survived.
The facsimiles were made from originals owned by the late Sir Victor Alexander
Louis Mallet, and now by his son Philip Mallet.
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A few extracts from a volume for 1819 are quoted in Piero , Sraffa (ed.)
The works and correspondence of David Ricardo, vol. viii,
Letters 1819-June 1821 (Cambridge: 1, 952), pp. 19, 147, and
a few extracts from volumes for 1820, 1821, 1824 and 1830 are quoted in Sraffa,
op. cit., vol. x, Biographical
miscellany (Cambridge: 1955), pp. 16-17, 32, 51, 67, 73, 95, 187, 314.
Extensive entries from the post -1830 diaries are quoted in Political
Economy Club, centenary volume (1921).
Diaries | 19th century
Mallet | John Lewis | 1775-1861 | Secretary of Audit Office
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