Autograph letter signed : [London], to Sir Andrew Fountaine, 1713 Mar. 6.

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Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. Autograph letter signed : [London], to Sir Andrew Fountaine, 1713 Mar. 6.

Autograph letter signed : [London], to Sir Andrew Fountaine, 1713 Mar. 6.

Arranging to meet Sir Andrew Fountaine at Mrs. [Esther "Vanessa"] Vanhomrigh's house the following day; joking about whether Mrs. Vanhomrigh ("Madam Hessy") or Sir Andrew "be most sillyest"; asking him to pardon "these many Blots and this sad Scrawl."

1 item (2 p., with address) ; 18.9 cm.

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Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745

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The attribution of this otherwise unknown poem to 'D. Swift' may indicate D[ean Jonathan] Swift, the poet and satirist. For fuller details of his life and achievements see the Dictionary of National Biography. From the guide to the A gentle echo on woman, attributed to D. Swift, ca. 1710-1720, (Leeds University Library) Epithet: Dean of St Patrick's Dublin, author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000...

Vanessa, 1690-1723

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Fountaine, Andrew, Sir, 1676-1753

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