Poems, essays, sketches, engravings, music, etc., by many of England's prominent literary figures including C.C. Clarke (signed C.C.C.) and his wife Mary, William Hazlitt, Leigh Hunt, Douglas Jerrold, Charles Lamb, James Montgomery, Edward Petrie Novello, and Vincent Novello. Includes articles clipped from newspapers and photographs taken 1852 by George A. Towers. Also includes signatures of Charles Dickens, William Charles Macready, and Sir Thomas Talfourd.