Wordsworth poem and note, 1839?


Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850. Wordsworth poem and note, 1839?

Wordsworth poem and note, 1839?

William Wordsworth's poem "Composed during an evening of peculiar beauty," transcribed in the hand of his wife Dorothy, and followed by a note in his hand to the artist Washington Allston. The poem and note were sent to Allston to thank him for showing his paintings to Mrs. Wordsworth. Accompanied by typewritten transcripts of this item and of a letter William Wordsworth wrote to Henry Reed from Rydal Mount on February 22, 1839, to thank him for a kind review. Housed in a burgundy colored cloth case, with outer cover of half morocco.

1 volume ; 34 cm.

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Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850

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British poet. From the description of Letters, 1827 Jan. 12-1836 Feb. 20. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 315953362 Wordsworth, English poet. From the description of [Letters, 1826-1848] / Wm. Wordsworth. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 501844796 Wordsworth was an English poet. From the description of Miscellaneous papers, 1801-1853. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122372656 From the guide to the William Wordsw...

Reed, Henry, 1808-1854

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Allston, Washington, 1779-1843

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Wordsworth, Dorothy, 1771-1855

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