Autograph letters signed (36) : various places, to Miss Leigh Smith, variously addressed as "Barbara," "Bar," and "Nanny", 1847-1863 May 2.

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Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Autograph letters signed (36) : various places, to Miss Leigh Smith, variously addressed as "Barbara," "Bar," and "Nanny", 1847-1863 May 2.

Autograph letters signed (36) : various places, to Miss Leigh Smith, variously addressed as "Barbara," "Bar," and "Nanny", 1847-1863 May 2.

36 items (214 p.) ; various sizes + one with envelope.

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Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888

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Mary Howitt, née Botham, English writer and translator. From the description of Mary Howitt manuscript material : 2 items, ca. 1828? (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 430350254 Writer of children's stories and other works, who often wrote with her husband, William Howitt. From the description of Letters, 1835-1854. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122295254 English author. From the description of Papers, 1832-...

Smith, Leigh K.

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Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986

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Gordon N. Ray, a graduate of Indiana University, was closely associated with the life and work of William Makepeace Thackeray. His four volume edition of the Letters and private papers appeared in 1945-1946 and his two volume biography in 1954-1955. From 1963 to 1985 Ray was president of the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation. Ray was also an outstanding collector of English and French illustrated books. His collections formed the bases of two exhibitions held at the Pierpont Morgan Library that w...