Letter: 1847 Aug. 9, 71 Waterloo Street, Glasgow, to David Laing / Alex. B. Grosart. 1847.

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Grosart, Alexander B. (Alexander Balloch), 1827-1899. Letter: 1847 Aug. 9, 71 Waterloo Street, Glasgow, to David Laing / Alex. B. Grosart.

Letter: 1847 Aug. 9, 71 Waterloo Street, Glasgow, to David Laing / Alex. B. Grosart. 1847.

Concerns literary matters, chiefly Fergusson, Ramsay and Hamilton of Gilbertsfield.

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Grosart, Alexander Balloch, 1827-1899

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Ramsay, Allan, 1686-1758

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Fergusson, Robert, 1750-1774

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