Short Forms and References

Copies reported are generally cited at the end of an entry. Short forms indicating the owner of the copy reported are listed here, as well as other abbreviations used and brief references minimizing repetition and conserving space.

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

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AAS: American Antiquarian Society

Adams: The Papers of John Adams, ed. Robert J. Taylor et al., “The Adams Papers: Series III, General Correspondence.” Cambridge: Belknap Press, 1977.

ASU: Arizona State University Library

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Bailey: The Hypochondriack. Being the Seventy Essays by the celebrated biographer James Boswell, appearing in the London Magazine, from November 1777, to August 1783, and here first Reprinted. Ed. Margery Bailey. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1928. Two volumes.

Balderston: Thraliana. The Diary of Mrs. Hester Lynch Thrale (Later Mrs. Piozzi) 1776-1809. Ed. Katharine C. Balderston. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1942. Two volumes.

Barbauld, ed. The Correspondence of Samuel Richardson. By Anna Laetitia Barbauld. London: Printed for Richard Phillips, 1804.

Barry: The Works of James Barry, Esq. Historical Painter. London: Printed by J. McCreery, for T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1809. Two volumes.

Beattie: The British Prose Writers. Vol. XXV. Beattie's Letters. London: Published by John Sharpe, 1819-21.

Beckford: Italy; with Sketches of Spain and Portugal. By the Author of "Vathek. London: Richard Bentley, 1834. Two volumes.

Besterman: Voltaire's Correspondence. Ed. Theodore Besterman. Genève: Institut et Musée Voltaire.

BL: British Library

Bloom: The Piozzi Letters. Correspondence of Hester Lynch Piozzi, 1784-1821 (formerly Mrs. Thrale). Ed. Edward A. Bloom and Lillian D. Bloom. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1989-93. Vols. 1-3.

BN: Bibliothèque Nationale

Bod: Bodleian Library, Oxford

Boldini: Scelta di Curiosità Letterarie Inedite o rare dal Secolo XIII al XIX. Vol. 263. Pietro Calepio Lettere a J. J. Bodmer. Ed. Rinaldo Boldini. Bologna: 1964.

Boswell: Private Papers of James Boswell from Malahide Castle. In the Collection of Lt-Colonel Ralph Heyward Isham. Prepared for the press by Geoffrey Scott and Frederick A. Pottle and now first printed. Privately published, 1928-32.

BPL: Boston Public Library

Buchanan-Brown: The Remains of Thomas Hearne. Reliquiæ Hearnianæ Being extracts from his MS diaries, compiled by Dr. John Bliss, now newly revised by John Buchanan-Brown. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1966.

Burke: The Correspondence of Edmund Burke. Ed. Thomas W. Copeland. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1958.

Burman: Pieter Burman, ed. Sylloges Epistolarum a Viris Illustribus Scriptarum. Leidæ: Apud Samuelem Luchtmans, 1727.

Butterfield: Diary and Autobiography of John Adams. Ed. L. H. Butterfield, with Leonard C. Faber and Wendell D. Barrett. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1961. From MSS owned by the Massachusetts Historical Society, the Adams Papers.

Byrom: The Private Journal and Literary Remains of John Byrom. Ed. Richard Parkinson. Printed for the Chetham Society. Volume XXXII of Chetham Society, “Remains Historical & Literary Connected with the Palatine Counties of Lancaster and Chester” (1854) is Volume 1, Part 1; Volume XXXIV (1855), Volume 1, Part 2; Volume XL (1856), Volume 2, Part 1; Volume XLIV (1857), Volume 2, Part 2.

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Carter: A Series of Letters between Mrs. Elizabeth Carter and Miss Catherine Talbot, from the Year 1741 to 1770. Ed. Montagu Pennington. London: Printed for F. C. and J. Rivington, 1808.

Chapman: The Travel-Diaries of William Beckford of Fonthill. Ed. Guy Chapman. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1928.

Charlemont: Historical MSS Commission. Twelfth Report. Appendix. Part X. The MSS and Correspondence of James, First Earl of Charlemont. Series 28, Vols. 1-2. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1891.

Coleridge: Kathleen A. Coleridge, compiler. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Milton Collection in the Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1980.

Columbia Edition: Refers to The Works of John Milton, gen. ed. Frank Paterson. New York: Columbia University Press, 1931-38. 18 vols. in 21. Columbia No.     refers to a State Paper as published in Vol. 13 (or sometimes 18), or to a personal letter as published in Vol. 12.

CU: Columbia University Library

Cueto: “Poetas lìricos del Siglo XVIII.” Biblioteca de Autores Españolas. Ed. Leopoldo Augusto de Cueto. Vols. LXI, LXIII.

CUI: Cornell University Library (Ithaca)

CUL: Cambridge University Library

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Davies: The Letters of Goronwy Owen (1723-1769) Newly Transcribed and Edited by J. H. Davies, M. A. Cardiff: William Lewis Ltd., 1924.

Delany: The Autobiography and Correspondence of Mary Granville, Mrs. Delany. London: Richard Bentley, 1862.

Doble: Remarks and Collections of Thomas Hearne. Ed. C. E. Doble Oxford Historical Society Publications. [Earlier volumes]

DDD: The Doctrine and Discipline of Divorce

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English poems: All or most of Milton's shorter poems written in English, but usually also including Sonnets 2-6 and “Canzone” in Italian, and the Latin version of Horace's “Fifth Ode”; Sir Henry Wotton's and Henry Lawes's letters on “Comus” are also usually included.

Evans: American Bibliography by Charles Evans, A Chronological Dictionary of All Books, Pamphlets and Periodical Publication Printed in the United States of America from the Genesis of Printing in 1639 Down to and Including the Year 1820. Chicago: Blakely Press, 1903.

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Farier: The Correspondence of Thomas Warton. Ed. David Farier. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1995.

Ferguson: The Letters of Robert Burns. Ed. J. DeLancey Ferguson. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1931.

Forster: Georg Forsters Werke Sämtliche Schriften, Tagebücher, Briefe. Briefe an Forster. Bearbeitet von Brigette Leuschner, Siegfried Scheibe, Horst Fiedler, Klaus-Georg Popp, Annerose Schneider. Akademie-Verlag, Berlin. (Herausgegeben von der Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR Zentralinstitut für Literaturgeschichte.) Also edited by Robert L. Kahn, Gerhard Steiner, Christian Suckow. Eighteen volumes, 1966-89.

French: J. Milton French. The Life Records of John Milton. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1949-58. Five volumes.

FSL: Folger Shakespeare Library

Fuseli: The Collected English Letters of Henry Fuseli. Ed. David H. Weinglass. Milwood, N. Y.: Kraus International Publications, 1982.

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Gellert: C. F. Gellerts Briefwechsel. Herausgegeben von John F. Reynolds. New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1983. Band I (1740-55).

Gleim: Briefwechsel zwischen Gleim und Uz. Herausgegeben und erläutert von Carl Schuddekopf. Gedruckt für den Litterarischen Verein in Stuttgart. Tübingen: 1899.

Goethe: Goethes Werke. Herausgegeben im Auftrage der Großherzogin Sophie von Sachsen. Weimar: Hermann Böhlaus Nachfolger, 1888 ff.

Grant: Letters from the Mountains; Being the Real Correspondence of a Lady Between the Years 1773 and 1797. The Third Edition. London: Printed for Longman Hurst Rees & Orme; J. Hatchard; and Mrs. Cook, 1807.

Gray: Correspondence of Thomas Gray. Ed. Paget Toynbee and Leonard Whibley. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1935.

Greig: The Letters of David Hume. Ed. J.Y.T. Greig. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1932.

Griffith: Reginald Harvey Griffith. Alexander Pope, A Bibliography. London: The Holland Press, 1962.

Griggs: Collected Letters of Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Ed. Earl Leslie Griggs. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956-71.

Gruber: Io. Daniel Gruber. Commercii Epistolici Leibnitiani [etc.]. Hanoveræ et Gottingæ, Apud Io. Wilhelm Schmidivm, 1745.

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Hagedorn: Friedrich von Hagedorn. Briefe. Herausgegeben von Horst Gronemeyer. Berlin, New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1997.

Halsband: The Complete Letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu. Ed. Robert Halsband. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1967.

HEH: Henry E. Huntington Library

Herder: Johann Gottfried Herder Briefe. Bearbeitet von Wilhelm Dobbek und Günter Arnold. Weimar: Hermann Böhlaus Nachfolger, 1977.

Herder: [with volume number] Herders Sämmtliche Werke. Herausgegeben von Bernhard Suphan. Berlin, Weidmannsche Buchhandlung, 1877-99. Thirty-two volumes.

HMC: Historical Manuscripts Commission (various titles). London (various publishers and dates).

HU: Harvard University Library

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IU: Indiana University Library

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JCB: John Carter Brown Library

Jones: The Letters of Sir William Jones. Ed. Garland Cannon. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1970.

Junius: Junius: Including Letters by the Same Writer, Under Other Signatures, (Now First Collected). Philadelphia: Published by Bradford and Inskeep, and Inskeep and Bradford, New York. William Fay, Printer, 1813.

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Keynes: The Complete Writings of William Blake. Ed. Geoffrey Keynes. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1966.

King: The Letters and Prose Writings of William Cowper. Ed. James King and Charles Ryskamp. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1979.

Klopstock: Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock Briefe. Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1979-89. Seven volumes.

Körte: Briefe der Schweizer Bodmer, Sulzer, Geßner. Aus Gleims litterauschen Nachlasse, herausgegeben von Wilhelm Körte. Zürich, bei Heinrich Geßner, 1804.

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Labaree: The Papers of Benjamin Franklin. Gen. ed. Leonard W. Labaree. New Haven: Yale University Press.

Latin poems: All or most of Milton's poems written in Latin (usually also including testimonies, the poems and statements from Milton's Italian friends attached to the Latin poems).

LCP: Library Company of Philadelphia

LCW: Library of Congress (Washington)

Lessing: Gotthold Ephraim Lessing. Werke. Carl Hauser Verlag, München, 1973.

Lewis: The Correspondence of Horace Walpole. Gen. ed. W. S. Lewis. New Haven: Yale University Press.

Little: The Letters of David Garrick. Ed. David M. Little and George M. Kahrl. Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1963.

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Madan: Francis Falconer Madan, “A Revised Bibliography of Salmasius's Defensio Regia and Milton's Pro populo Anglicano Defensio,” The Library, Fifth Series, 9 (1954): 101-21.

Marrs: The Letters of Charles and Mary Anne Lamb. Ed. Edwin W. Marrs, Jr. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1975.

MB: A Milton Bibliography, 1624-1700. Compiler John T. Shawcross. Binghamton: Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 1984.

McKillop: James Thomson (1700-1748) Letters and Documents. Ed. Alan Dugald McKillop. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 1958.

More: Memoirs of the Life of Mrs. Hannah More: By William Roberts, Esq. London: Published by R. B. Seeley and W. Burnside; and Sold by L. and G. Seeley, 1836.

Moritz: Karl Philipp Moritz. Werke. Herausgegeben von Horst Günther. Insel Erlag Frankfurt am Main, 1981.

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Nichols: Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century. Ed. John Nichols. London: Nichols, Son, and Bentley, 1817.

NL: Newberry Library

NYPL: New York Public Library

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Owen: The Poetical Works of the Rev. Goronwy Owen (Goronwy Ddu o Fon) with his Life and Correspondence. Ed. Robert Jones. London: Longman, Green, 1876.

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Patrick: J. Max Patrick, ed., State Papers, in Yale Prose, V, ii.

Pearce: The Correspondence of Richard Hurd & William Mason And Letters of Richard Hurd to Thomas Gray. Ed., Ernest Harold Pearce and Leonard Whibley. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1932.

Pettit: The Correspondence of Edward Young 1683-1765. Ed. Henry Pettit. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1971.

PL: Paradise Lost; frequently S. B.'s (Samuel Barrow's) Latin encomium and Andrew Marvell's commendatory poem are included.

PR: Paradise Regain'd

Priestley: The Theological and Miscellaneous Works, &c. of Joseph Priestley, LL. D. F. R. S. &c. New York: Kraus Reprint Co., 1972.

PU: Princeton University Library

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Ramler: Briefwechsel zwischen Gleim und Ramler. Herausgegeben und erlaütert von Carl Schüddekopf. Tübingen: Gedruckt für den litterarischen Verein in Stuttgart, 1906. Erster Band, 1745-52.

RES: Review of English Studies

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SA: Samson Agonistes

Salter: Remarks and Collections of Thomas Hearne. Ed. H. E. Salter Oxford Historical Society Publications. [Later volumes]

Seward: The Poetical Works of Anna Seward; With Extracts from her Literary Correspondence. Ed. Walter Scott, Esq. Edinburgh: Printed by James Ballantyne and Co. For John Ballantyne and Co., and Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1810.

Sherburn: The Correspondence of Alexander Pope. Ed. George Sherburn. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956.

Southey: New Letters of Robert Southey. Ed. Kenneth Curry. New York: Columbia University Press, 1965.

Stationers' Register: A Transcript of the Registers of the Worshipful Company of Stationers; from 1640-1708 A. D. Ed. G. E. Briscoe Eyre. London: 1913-14.

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Taylor: J. W. Robberds. A Memoir of the Life and Writings of the Late William Taylor. London: John Murray, 1843.

Telford: The Letters of the Rev. John Wesley, A. M. Ed. John Telford. London: Epworth Press, 1931.

Tenure: The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates

Thurloe: A Collection of the State Papers of John Thurloe, Esq; Ed. Thomas Birch. London: Printed for the Executors of the Late Mr. Fletcher Gyles, Thomas Woodward, and Charles Davis, 1742.

Tierney: The Correspondence of Robert Dodsley 1733-1764. Ed. James E. Tierney. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988.

Toynbee: The Correspondence of Gray, Walpole, West, and Ashton. Ed. Paget Toynbee. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1915.

Turnbull: G. H. Turnbull. Hartlib, Dury and Comenius. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1947.

Twining: Recreations and Studies of A Country Clergyman of the Eighteenth Century Being Selections from the Correspondence of the Rev. Thomas Twining, M. A. Ed. Richard Twining. London: John Murray, 1882.

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UA: University of Arizona Library

UCB: University of California (Berkeley) Library

UCD: University of California at Davis Library

UCR: University of Chicago, Regenstein Library

UI: University of Illinois Library

UK: University of Kentucky Library

UM: University of Michigan Library

UP: University of Pennsylvania Library

USC: University of Southern California Library

USC (RJW): University of South Carolina (Robert J. Wickenheiser Collection)

UT: University of Texas Library

UTN: University of Tennessee Library

UTS: Union Theological Seminary Library (McAlpin Collection)

UW: University of Wisconsin Library

UWO University of Western Ontario Library

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Vertue: The Notebooks of George Vertue, Published by the Walpole Society. Oxford: John Johnson.

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WAC: William Andrews Clark Library

Waingrow: The Correspondence and Other Papers of James Boswell Relating to the Making of the Life of Johnson. Ed. Marshall Waingrow. New York: McGraw-Hill, n.d.

Wardle: Collected Letters of Mary Wollstonecraft. Ed. Ralph M. Wardle. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1979.

Wieland: Christoph Martin Wieland. Wielands Briefwechsel. Herausgegeben von der Deutschen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin Institut für deutsche Sprache und Literatur, ed. Hans Werner Seiffert. Berlin: Akademie-Verlag, 1963.

Wilkes: The Correspondence of the Late John Wilkes, With his Friends, Printed from the Original Manuscript, In Which are Introduced Memoirs of His Life, by John Almon. London: Printed for Richard Phillips, by T. Gillet, 1805.

Williams: The Letters of William Shenstone. Ed. Marjorie Williams. Oxford: Basil Blackwood, 1939.

WLC: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan

Wooll: Biographical Memoirs of the Late Rev. Joseph Warton, D. D. Ed. John Wooll. London: Printed by Luke Hansard, For T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1806.

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Yale Prose: Refers to Complete Prose Works of John Milton. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1953-82. Yale No.     refers to a State Paper as published in Vol. V, Part ii (J. Max Patrick, ed.).

YU: Yale University Library