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Select a year to see the chronological list of letters to and from Walpole along with the name of Walpole’s correspondent. Click on the document date to view the image of the letter in the Yale Edition.
  • OS (“old style”) and NS (“new style”). Letters preceding the change of calendar in 1752 are arranged in the sequence in which they were actually written, allowing eleven days’ difference between "new style" letters from the Continent, and “old style” letters from England.
  • Missing letters are marked by an asterisk (*).
  • Letters printed here for the first time in the Yale Edition are marked by a dagger (†).
  • Letters printed in full for the first time are marked by a double dagger (‡).


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Document Date Correspondent  
?1788 early to Edward Gibbon
1788 Jan.* from The Earl of Buchan
1788 02 January to ?Bishop Percy
1788 15 January to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1788 17 Jan.† to Sir William Hamilton View Original Letter
1788 18 January to Rev. Joseph Warton View Original Letter
1788 26 January to Edward King
1788 29 Jan.† to The Earl of Buchan View Original Letter
1788 03 February to Edmond Malone View Original Letter
1788 4 Feb.‡ to Hannah More View Original Letter
1788 07 February to Edmond Malone
1788 09 February to Sir Joseph Banks
1788 11 February to John Pinkerton View Original Letter
1788 14 February to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1788 18 February from Sir Horace Mann the younger View Original Letter
1788 19 Feb.† from Sir William Hamilton View Original Letter
1788 15 March to Unknown View Original Letter
1788 13 April to Mary Hamilton (Mrs. John Dickenson) View Original Letter
1788 13 April* from Mary Hamilton (Mrs. John Dickenson)
1788 20 April to Thomas Pennant View Original Letter
1788 30 April to Thomas Pennant View Original Letter
1788 7 May† to Mary Hamilton (Mrs. John Dickenson) View Original Letter
1788 08 May to Richard Gough View Original Letter
1788 15 May to Mary Hamilton (Mrs. John Dickenson) View Original Letter
1788 05 June to Thomas Barret
1788 10 June to Hon. Mrs. Boyle Walsingham
1788 11 June to Mary Hamilton (Mrs. John Dickenson) View Original Letter
1788 17 June to The Earl of Strafford
1788 July* from Thomas Walpole, the younger
1788 ca July* from Lord Beauchamp
1788 July from Hannah More
1788 04 July to Hannah More
1788 09 July to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1788 12 July to Hannah More
1788 13 July to Lord Beauchamp View Original Letter
1788 14 July to Samuel Lysons
1788 ca 16 July* from Samuel Lysons
1788 16 July from Michael Lort
1788 17 July to Samuel Lysons
1788 20 July† from Hannah More View Original Letter
1788 21 July to Thomas Walpole, the younger View Original Letter
1788 21 July to Mary Hamilton (Mrs. John Dickenson) View Original Letter
1788 ca 21 July* from Mary Hamilton (Mrs. John Dickenson)
1788 22 July to The Countess of Upper Ossory
[?1788] 25 July from Michael Lort
1788 26 July to Michael Lort View Original Letter
1788 28 July from Michael Lort
1788 29 July to Thomas Astle View Original Letter
1788 02 August to The Earl of Strafford
1788 ca 12 Aug.* from John Pinkerton
1788 14 August to John Pinkerton
1788 16 August to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1788 17 August to Hannah More
?1788 ?23 Aug. from Welbore Ellis View Original Letter
1788 Sept. from Hannah More
1788 06 September to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1788 12 September to The Earl of Strafford
1788 22 September to Mary Hamilton (Mrs. John Dickenson) View Original Letter
1788 22 Sept.† from Mary Hamilton (Mrs. John Dickenson) View Original Letter
1788 22 September to Hannah More
1788 24 September to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1788 27 Sept.† to Lady Browne View Original Letter
1788 ca 5 Oct.* to Lord Hertford
1788 11 October to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1788 13 Oct.† from Lord Hertford
1788 ca 14 Oct.* from John Pinkerton
1788 14 October to Mary Berry View Original Letter
1788 15 October to John Pinkerton
1788 19 October to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1788 27 October† from George, 4th Earl Waldegrave
1788 29 October to John Pinkerton
1788 Nov.* to William Mason
1788 Nov. from Hannah More
1788 01 November from Mary Berry
1788 10 November from Michael Lort
1788 12 November to Michael Lort View Original Letter
1788 ca 20 Nov.* from Michael Lort
1788 21 November to Michael Lort View Original Letter
1788 28 November to Thomas Holcroft
1788 late Nov. from Thomas Holcroft
1788 03 December to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1788 04 December to Thomas Holcroft View Original Letter
1788 11 December to Lady Craven
1788 14 December to Lord Buckinghamshire
1788 26 December to The Countess of Upper Ossory

 

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