Manuscript Preparation (Authorship)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Created For = NAHSTE
Found in 82 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents No actual index. Appears to contain multiple indexes to: - Lyell's published works on Madeira and Canary Islands - the 2nd Edition from page 80, and to older or first editions from page 86. p. 1-54 Questions on other's papers on Madeira, how to publish the Canary Islands paper - perhaps part written in German with Hartung. Page by page review of Madeira text with Lyell's own observational drawings, then Memoranda to action for the paper. p. 55 - 70 Manual of...
Dates: 5 November 1856 - 1857
Identifier: Coll-203/2/folio(s) 240-300
Scope and Contents Draft of manuscript relating to Madeira in which Lyell uses the knowledge gained from his visit to Madeira to prove that the structure of Madeira is due to a series of recurring eruptions, includes diagrams. Topics covered include: the Size of Madeira, Whether there is submarine scoriae in the centre of the island, Limestone and Miocene beds of S. Vicente Basaltic Lavas, (23 April 1856).
Dates: 23 April 1856
Scope and Contents Letter to Alexander MacMillan from DT Austed enclosing a manuscript by Edward Forbes c1845, giving details of its creation and offering a selection of his sketches.
Dates: 19 August 1860
Scope and Contents Letter, 23 January 1953, London, Alan Frank to Mary Grierson. Informing Grierson of the charge of proof corrections for her book on Tovey. Typescript signed, with stamped envelope.
Dates: 23 January 1953
Scope and Contents Letter, 2 September 1952, Kent, Cecil C. Baines to Mary Grierson. Covering note for a ms. of Tovey's work and recollections of Tovey, while he was in a nursing home in 1916. Typescript signed.
Dates: 02 September 1952
Scope and Contents Letter, 10 March 1952, London, Denis H. R. Brearly to Mary Grierson. Pointing out an error in Grierson's biography of Tovey. Typescript signed.
Dates: 10 March 1952
Scope and Contents Letter, 20 April 1952, London, Denis Matthews to Mary Grierson. Praising Grierson's biography on Tovey, and pointing out some mistakes in the text. Holograph signed, with stamped envelope.
Dates: 20 April 1952
Scope and Contents Letter, 6 May 1952, London, Denis Matthews to Mary Grierson. Accepting Grierson's thoughts on Matthews previous corrections to her work on Tovey. Holograph signed.
Dates: 06 May 1952
Scope and Contents Letter, 24 March 1952, London, Hubert Foss to Mary Grierson. Discussion of a publication of a work on Tovey's markings and ways of interpreting them. Typescript signed, with envelope.
Dates: 24 March 1952
Scope and Contents Letter, 10 March 1952, Dumbartonshire, Jean. M. Mill to Mary Grierson. Praising Grierson's biography of Tovey, suggesting that the French quotations in the book be translated. Holograph signed.
Dates: 10 March 1952