Letters between Elizabeth Barrett Browning and her father Edward Moulton Barrett, 1816-28

Description

These letters between Elizabeth Barrett Browning and her father Edward Moulton Barrett were written between 1816 and 1828, starting when Elizabeth was 10 years old. They belong to a larger collection ranging from 1809-30. 

Throughout the letters Elizabeth’s father expresses many normal parental concerns, enquiring after his daughter’s health, for example. Of greatest interest, however, is his encouragement of Elizabeth’s early writing experiments.

Full title:
Letters between Elizabeth Barrett Browning and her father Edward Moulton Barrett
Created:
1809-30
Format:
Manuscript / Letter
Creator:
Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Edward Moulton Barrett
Copyright:
© The Provost and Fellows of Eton College
Usage terms
Creative Commons Attribution licence
Held by
British Library
Shelfmark:
Add MS 60574

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