Document ReferenceOs C 28
TitleLetter from 'C.', Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, to J.E. Denison; 31 Dec. 1825
Date31 December 1825
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionStates that there will be place for [Henry] Stanley at St Mary Hall; discusses duties of tutor and requirements of scholars; believes that Edward Denison needs to study classics, theology and literature if he is not to remain in county parish; offers his patronage to both Denison and Edward; advises Denison to become 'a good historian - especially of England' and to study new sciences; comments on economic texts and theory and is currently reading McCulloch's 'Political Economy' [Principles of Political Economy]; expresses opinions on catholic emancipation.
Termpublications, books
education, private
religious affairs, Roman Catholic emancipation
economic affairs
education, university
patronage, personal

Click the links below to view related name indexes

Click the links below to view related place indexes

CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA8625Denison; Edward (1801-1854); Bishop of Salisbury; brother of J.E. Denison1801-1854
NA9471McCulloch; John R. (1789-1864); Professor; statistician and political economist1789-1864
NA9463Stanley; Henry T. (1803-1875); Mr; M.P. 1832-37 son of 13th Earl of Derby1803-1875
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
Add to My Items