Document ReferenceOs D 11
TitleNotebook of J.E. Denison concerning books and articles; 23 Dec. 1844-19 Apr. 1845
Date23 December 1844-19 April 1845
Extent64 ff
Content DescriptionConsists of notebook of J.E. Denison covering period 23 Dec. 1844 to 19 Apr. 1845; book refers to number of literary works; provides critique of Thomas Otway's plays; refers to work 'Arnold's Life and Correspondence' ['Life and Correspondence of Thomas Arnold' by A.P. Stanley] and gives page by page analysis of Dr Arnold's theological writings; discusses Gladstone's review of William Ward's 'Ideal of a Christian Church'; includes sketches and notes from Repton's '[Inquiry into the Changes of Taste in] Landscape Gardening'.

Entry for Apr. 19th 1845 refers to state of Peel's government and crisis over questions of 'agriculture, trade, education and Ireland'.

Os D 11/1/1-4 found enclosed.
governments, Conservative Government 1841-46
Physical DescriptionVolume bindings finished in leather; gold stamped on spine.

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA10905Otway; Thomas (1652-1685); Mr; dramatist1652-1685
NA982Gladstone; William E. (1809-1898); P.M. 1868-74 1880-85 1886 1892-941809-1898
NA10906Repton; Humphry (1752-1818); Mr; landscape gardener1752-1818
NA9627Ward; William G. (1812-1882); Dr; Roman Catholic theologian1812-1882
NA1860Peel; Robert (1788-1850); 2nd Baronet; Prime Minister 1841-18461788-1850
NA1899Arnold; Thomas (1795-1842); Dr; headmaster of Rugby school 1828-42; author1795-1842
NA8950Stanley; Arthur P. (1815-1881); Dr; Dean of Westminster 1864-811815-1881
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
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