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Burney, Charles (1726-1814), musician and author

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Places:
  • Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Biography: ODNB link for Burney, Charles (1726-1814), musician and author
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P164554 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P4267 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Charles Burney
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1765-1801: corresp and musical MSS
British Library, Manuscript Collections
2
c1770-1850: personal and family papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
3
1777-1809: memoirs and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
4
1777: notebook
Manchester University: University of Manchester Library
5
corresp and papers
Yale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
6
c1726-1814: extracts from various early musical writers, with remarks and criticisms
British Library, Music Collections
7
1770: journal of tour in France and Italy
British Library, Music Collections
8
1797-1802: papers rel to his Dictionary of Music
British Library, Music Collections
9
poems
Manchester University: University of Manchester Library
See Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
10
1797-98: letters to Mrs Chambers
London University: King's College Archives
See Guide to archives and MSS in University of London vol 1 1984
11
1797-9: letters (8) to Sir William Herschel
Royal Astronomical Society Library
See Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
12
1804-14: letters to 1st Earl of Lonsdale (1 bundle)
Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle
NRA 17777 Lowther
13
1802-10: letters (16) to Edmund Malone
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
14
1784-85: letters to Lord Sandwich
National Maritime Museum: The Caird Library, Manuscripts Section
NRA 5472 Montagu
15
1777-1810: letters to Mrs Thrale etc
Manchester University: University of Manchester Library
16
1778-84: letters (12) from Hester Lynch Thrale (copies)
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
17
1760-1884: corresp with Twining family
British Library, Manuscript Collections
18
1773-1808: letters to Arthur Young
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
19
1799-1807: letters (8)
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
NRA 30725 Brudenell-Bruce