Autograph letters signed from Adin Williams, Fairford, to F.G. Fleay [manuscript], 1878.

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Williams, Adin,. Autograph letters signed from Adin Williams, Fairford, to F.G. Fleay [manuscript], 1878.

Autograph letters signed from Adin Williams, Fairford, to F.G. Fleay [manuscript], 1878.

(1) Dated April 1, 1878; Speaks of the connection between D'Avenant and Shakespeare and a book he owns which references the pun on "Rome" and "Roome" in Julius Casesar. (2) Dated October 19, 1878; Williams comments on F.G. Fleay's opinion on Fabyan in his edition of Marlowe's Edward II. (3) Dated November 13, 1878; Regarding pronunciation of monosyllablc words in as disyllables in imitation of the Gloucestershire peasant dialect.

3 items ; 18 x 12 cm.

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