Author:Horace Walpole

Horace Walpole

Earl of Orford; British politician, writer, architectural innovator and namesake of his cousin Horatio Nelson

Horace Walpole


  • "An Account of the Right Honourable Horace Walpole Esq; Drawn up by Himself" from Philosophical Transactions (1683-1775), Volume 47. (external scan)
  • A Letter from Xo Ho: A Chinese Philosopher at London, to His Friend Lien Chi at Peking, 1757 short work (external scan)
  • Fugitive pieces in verse and prose, 1758 (external scan)
  • A catalogue of the royal and noble authors of England, with lists of their works, 1758 vol 1, vol 2
  • Anecdotes of Painting (1762) [(external scan)]
  • The Castle of Otranto (1764) [(external scan)]
  • Anecdotes of polite literature, 1764 vol 2
  • An account of the giants lately discovered, 1766 (external scan)
  • A Description of the Villa of Mr. Horace Walpole (1774) (external scan)
  • The Mysterious Mother (1768) (external scan)
  • Historic Doubts on the Life and Reign of Richard III (1768) (external scan)
  • A Reply to the Observations of Dean Milles on the Ward Robe Account (1770)
  • On Modern Gardening (1780) (external scan)
  • Hieroglyphic Tales (1785)
  • Paul Hentzner's travels in England,: during the reign of Queen Elizabeth, 1797 (external scan)
  • The Letters of Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford
  • Walpoliana, 1799 vol 1, vol 2
  • Lord Orford's Reminiscences, 1818 edition (external scan)
  • Memoirs of the reign of King George the Third, 1845 vol 1, vol 2

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