Autograph letter signed : Kobe, Japan, to Alice Wellington Rollins, 1895 Dec. 17.


Autograph letter signed : Kobe, Japan, to Alice Wellington Rollins, 1895 Dec. 17.

Thanking her for sending her new book and noting that they have "been thinking about the same problems" in their literary works; commenting on the mildness of the Japanese climate; reporting that his eyes have been troubling him; mentioning Elizabeth Bisland; asking her to find a review of his books on Japan that appeared in the Revue des Deux Mondes; discussing his relationship with his publisher, Houghton, Mifflin.

1 item (8 p.) ; 20.3 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 7884632

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