Eliza Buckminster Lee letter to James Munroe & Co., 1846 Jan. 14.

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Lee, Eliza Buckminster, 1794-1864. Eliza Buckminster Lee letter to James Munroe & Co., 1846 Jan. 14.

Eliza Buckminster Lee letter to James Munroe & Co., 1846 Jan. 14.

The collection consists of a letter to her publisher, James Munroe and Co., 14 Jan. 1846, requesting four copies of her translation of Walt and Vult. She directs that the copies be sent to Ralph Waldo Emerson, Thomas Carlyle, Prof. Norton at Cambridge, and Prof. Schele de Vere at Virginia. She also requests two copies for her own household.

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Lee, Eliza Buckminster, 1794-1864

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Eliza Buckminster Lee was born in New Hampshire and gained a classical education and appreciation for literature from her father, Rev. Joseph Buckminster. She lived most of her life in the Boston area, achieving success as both a writer and translator. From the description of Eliza Buckminster Lee letter to James Munroe & Co., 1846 Jan. 14. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 51262672 American author. From the description of Letter ...

James Munroe and Company

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James Munroe and Company, publishers and booksellers, were located at 134 Washington Street in Boston and also in Cambridge, Mass., during the middle part of the nineteenth century. The head of the company was James Munroe (1808-1861), who was born in Lexington, Mass., the son of James Munroe (1775-1848) and Margaret Watson Munroe ( - ). In 1834 he married Sarah Russell Mason Fiske (1808- ). They had two daughters. From the description of Correspondence, 1833-1866. (Unknown). WorldCa...