Byron, Lord (1788-1824)

MS12/5 - Postcard Courtesy of Messrs. Mitchells & Butlers Ltd, Sent to G.W. Ferguson, Esq. Postmarked 24th February 1937

Ferguson Collection

Queen's University Belfast, Special Collections

Collection of research materials collected by Godfrey W. Ferguson (d. c 1939/40) of Belfast, President of the Belfast Literary Society (1922-23, 1934-35), concerning Anne Isabella Milbanke, Lady Byron (1792-1860), wife of the Romantic Poet, Lord George Gordon Byron (1788-1824), and, in particular, the controversy surrounding the breakdown of their marriage in 1816 and her descendants’ attempts to ...