The Collected Letters, Volume 26


ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 1998; DOI: 10.1215/ed-26-acknowledgements; CL 26: firstpage-26-vii


The editors would like to express their continuing indebtedness and gratitude to the following: Beinecke Library, Yale University; the librarians, staff, and those responsible for the Bodleian Library; the British Library; Edinburgh University Library; the Ewart Library, Dumfries; Edinburgh Central Library; Duke University Library; the Houghton Library, Harvard University; the Jagiellonian Library, Cracow; Manchester Central Library; the National Library of Scotland; and Trinity College Library, Dublin. There are other libraries and individuals to whom we continue to remain grateful, acknowledged in earlier volumes. We should also like to express our gratitude to the Dumfries and Galloway Regional Council, the Lorimer Trust, and the Dean and Faculty of Arts of Edinburgh University for invaluable support; the late Professor N. Furness for assistance with German; Dr. Owen Dudley Edwards; Geraldine Elwes, former Curator of Carlyle's House, Chelsea, and the present Curator Uta Thomson, and the National Trust; the late Mrs. Nancy and Mr. Ross Walter of Carlyle's Birthplace, Ecclefechan, and the National Trust for Scotland; Graham Storey; Christopher Strachan for help with classical questions; Virginia Surtees; Professor John Laver; Toby Morris and Peter Scott of Edinburgh University Computing Service for helping with computer matters; and Irmgard Burns. We are especially grateful to the British Academy, who have made the Carlyle Letters a British Academy Research Project, and to the members of the Committee on Academy Research Projects and its secretary, Kenneth Emond.