Autograph letter signed : Newcastle on Tyne, to Eleanor Tennent, 1869 Mar. 9.

ArchivalResource

Forster, John, 1812-1876. Autograph letter signed : Newcastle on Tyne, to Eleanor Tennent, 1869 Mar. 9.

Autograph letter signed : Newcastle on Tyne, to Eleanor Tennent, 1869 Mar. 9.

Condoling with her on the death of her father, Sir James Emerson Tennent; remembering her father as his intimate friend of 40 years; asking if there is "anything of any kind whatever, in deed or in word, that [he] can do at this moment for [her] dear mother or [her]self."

1 item (4 p.) ; 15.1 cm.

Related Entities

There are 3 Entities related to this resource.

Forster, John, 1812-1876

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6s470km (person)

John Forster was born and raised in Newcastle by Unitarian parents, and educated at Cambridge and London's Inner Temple. He became an important literary critic and editor, and wrote numerous books of his own, notably several biographies. Forster's greatest contribution may have been as literary adviser and advocate for some of the key authors of his day, including Tennyson, Browning, Dickens, and Carlyle. His support, advice, and promotion of authors and writing helped define Victorian taste. Fo...

Tennent, James Emerson, Sir, 1804-1869

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w63b6ddt (person)

Title: 1st Baronet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001512.0x0002cb Epithet: author Title: 1st Baronet 1867 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001241.0x0001cd ...

Tennent, Eleanor,

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tt7v2f (person)