Letters to William Sotheby, 1813-1833.

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Sotheby, William, 1757-1833. Letters to William Sotheby, 1813-1833.

Letters to William Sotheby, 1813-1833.

The collection consists primarily of letters addressed to William Sotheby, mostly from literary friends. Subject matter includes William Sotheby and his writings, contemporary writers and his friends, and European travel. The collection also contains five poems by Sotheby.

174 pieces.3 boxes.

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