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Tomline, Sir George Pretyman, 1750-1827 (5th Baronet and Bishop of of Winchester)



Sir George Pretyman-Tomline (1750-1827), Bishop of Lincoln, 1787-1820, of Winchester, 1820-27.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:


Book order to Cadell & Davies., 1812

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8591/54
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Booksellers' correspondence collected from various sources, including many letters to John Bowyer Nichols (1779-1863) and his son John Gough Nichols (1806-73), booksellers and publishers, both concerned with the Gentleman's Magazine. Other letters are addressed to the firm of Cadell & Davies.

Dates: 1812
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Letters, principally from William Pitt, to various recipients, 1773-05-01-1805-12-31 and undated

Reference Code: GBR/1058/PIT/1/1
Scope and Contents

Manuscript letters from Pitt and others.

Dates: 1773-05-01-1805-12-31 and undated

Tomline: the papers of George Pretyman Tomline

Reference Code: GBR/1058/TOM
Scope and Contents

The collection primarily consists of drafts and notebooks created during the preparation of Tomline's biography of his friend William Pitt the Younger: 'Memoirs of the life of the Right Honorable William Pitt' by George Tomline, first published in 1821. There are also 2 small sets of correspondence (GBR/1058/TOM/10).

Dates: 1753 - 1827

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