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William Godwin (1756 –1836) was an English journalist, political philosopher and novelist.
Four-line fragment from an autograph letter by William Godwin mounted on a backing-sheet from a 19th-century autograph collection.
See also the Abinger catalogue of the correspondence and papers of the Godwin and Shelley families (MS. Abinger b. 1-6; c. 1-31, 31*, 32-92; d. 1-38; e. 1-69); the Shelley collection of manuscripts and relics (MSS. Shelley c. 1, d. 1-3, e. 1-6; Shelley relics (a)-(g)); and the additional Shelley papers (MSS. Shelley adds. a. 1 (R), b. 1-2, c. 2-16, d. 1-19, e. 1-27, f. 1-5; MSS. Shelley Deeds c. 1-23; Shelley Relics (h)-(j), 1-35).
Purchased from Richard M. Ford Ltd. of London, 2010
Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Shelley adds. c. 13, fol. 12
Godwin | William | 1756–1836 | writer
English literature -- 19th century