William Cullen Bryant letters and manuscript poem, 1848-1869.


Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878. William Cullen Bryant letters and manuscript poem, 1848-1869.

William Cullen Bryant letters and manuscript poem, 1848-1869.

The collection consists of three items: letter to Mrs. L.B. Rand, 5 April 1848, serving as an introduction for Mrs. C.W. Kirkland, Mr. Townsend, and Dr. Bellows and his lady, visiting London; letter to W. D. Howells, 23 Nov. 1869, claiming he will send an extract from his manuscripts as requested, albeit not in a timely manner; also, manuscript poem by Bryant, sent from Rome to George William Curtis, 1858, with the opening line, Oh River, Gentle River, published under the title, Night Journey of a River.

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Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878

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William Cullen Bryant (b. November 3, 1794, Cummington, Massachusetts-d. June 12, 1878, New York, New York), American romantic poet, journalist, and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post....

Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920

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Carolyn Wells published under the pseudonym Rowland Wright. From the description of Autograph postcard signed from W.D. Howells to Carolyn Wells, Rahway [manuscript], 19th or 20th century. (Folger Shakespeare Library). WorldCat record id: 694525270 Author, editor, critic. From the description of Letters chiefly to Alexander? Black [manuscript] 1888-1919. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647943111 William Dean Howells was an American novelist...